WHERE TO BE SCENE
Thursday, August 10
5:00 – 8:00 PM, International Rooftop Concert Series sponsored by Peroni at The Embassy Row Hotel, 2015 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Free, info.
6:30 – 9:00 PM, FOOD in the Garden: Flavoring America at The National Museum of American History, 1400 Constitution Ave. NW. $40, includes cocktails, tours and activities, info.
Friday, August 11
Noon – 8:00 PM, Otakon 2017 Asian Pop Culture Convention (Anime, Manga, Music, Movies, etc.) at The Washington Convention Center, 801 Mount Vernon Place NW. Enjoy the largest anime convention on the East Coast: For Fans, By Fans! $85, info.
2:00 – 3:00 PM, Julia Child's Kitchen Classroom at the National Museum of American History, 1400 Constitution Ave. NW. Cooking demonstrations in a number of the exhibits. Free, info.
5:30 – 7:30 PM, Jazz in the Garden Concert Series at the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden, 700 Constitution Ave. NW. Featuring: Incendio. Free, info.
Saturday, August 12
10:30 – 11:30 AM, Practice With Love Pop-Up Yoga at the U.S. Botanic Garden, 100 Maryland Ave. SW. Bring a mat, a water bottle and a big, open heart. Free, info.
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM, eighth annual Alexandria Sidewalk Sale in the Old Town Boutique District, Alexandria, Va. Free entry, info.
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Daybreaker DC Sunrise Dance Party: A Midsummer Morning’s Dream at Dock5 at Union Market, 1309 Fifth St. NE. A special FREE edition of Daybreaker, info.
5:00 PM, Atlas Performing Arts Center presents Words Beats and Life: Footsteps in the Dark: Journey of Hip-Hop Movement at The Paul Sprenger Theatre, 1333 H St. NE. $25, info.
Sunday, August 13
8:00 AM, Waterfront Workouts at The Wharf/Marina, 690 Water St. SW. 8 a.m. - DC Dragon Boat Club, 9 a.m. - YaLa Fitness, 10 a.m. - M Street Yoga, produced with the support of Gangplank Marina. Free, info.
10:00 – 11:00 AM, Sunday Serenity Yoga at Dumbarton House, 2715 Q St. NW. Instructors volunteer their time for this community event — donations encouraged. Free, info.
Monday, August 14
7:00 – 10:00 PM, SING + SIP: ShowTunes & Cocktails at Beacon Hotel Bar & Grill, 1615 Rhode Island Ave. NW. Free, info.
Thursday, August 17
6:30 – 9:30 PM, FOOD in the Garden at Fermentation Nation at the National Museum of American History, 1400 Constitution Ave. NW. $40, cocktails, beers, tours, info.
Friday, August 18
5:00 PM, Summer Snow Globe at National Harbor, 137 National Place, National Harbor, MD. $10, info.