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Cocktail Contest: Free Daiquiri Giveaway!

The National Archives Foundation is back at it with their History Happy Hour series. On June 29th, Global Spirits: American Cocktails will bring together top mixologists who will create original cocktails inspired by classic American drinks. As the bartenders blend their concoction for judges to taste, they will describe how they were inspired to create […]

Art, Events, Gabby

DC Wine Fest is Back!

DC Wine Fest! Spring Edition kicked off their second year with a sold out wine tasting on Saturday, April 8th at Longview Gallery in Shaw. Tastings bring together a great variety of wines (some from the DMV!), live music, delicious eats, and of course art. Each tasting session lasts 2-3 hours […]

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DC Taste of the Nation

One of my favorite DC food events is coming up! DC’s “Taste of the Nation” takes place on Wednesday, April 19th at Nationals Park. Event proceeds support No Kid Hungry, a national nonprofit that is working to end child hunger in America. You can chow down on George Pagonis’ creations (Kapnos) […]

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Getting Drunk on History

We all know and love Derek Brown for his cocktail staples that have revolutionized drinking in the District. Brown’s James Beard nominated Columbia Room is a staple of D.C.’s drinking scene. And now Brown has teamed up with the National Archives Foundation for a new series titled “History Happy Hour,” which […]

Events, Lobbyist Lifestyle & Events, Mary-Margaret Hasslocher, The Style Lobbyist

Six celebrity D.C. chefs compete for military charity, Blue Star Families

On March 22nd, six D.C. celebrity chefs teamed up with the head chef from each of the five branches of the military, and the National Guard, and went head to head in a foodie competition.  The mission?  Charity.  The 2017 Blue Star Families Celebration was hosted by the U.S. Chamber […]

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Peak Trends for Peak Bloom

Calling All Cherry Blossom Fanatics! Here’s everything you need to know about where to drink, eat, and explore to celebrate DC’s Cherry Blossom festival. First thing’s first – PEAK BLOOM has been pushed back due to the surprising winter temps this weekend and is now expected sometime between March 19 […]