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Ars Nova Chamber Orchestra in Concert on Oct. 10

Ars Nova Chamber Orchestra will present works by Wagner, Bizet, Faure, and Offenbach on Saturday, October 10 at 7pm at the Lyceum (201 S Washington St., Alexandria, VA 22314). This concert will explore several famous tragic love stories: Tristan [...]

Drinks with General Washington

DRINKS WITH GENERAL WASHINGTON   Want to have a drink with George Washington? We thought so. Join MVunderground, the D.C. area young professionals group of George Washington’s Mount Vernon at Bar Code on Friday, September 18 from 5 [...]

Save the Date: Alexandria King Street Art Festival Slated for September 19th & 20th

13th Annual King Street Art Festival   Eclectic Displays – Original Art – Diverse Media – Leading Local & National Artists           Interactive Art Activities – Free Art Giveaway     WHAT:  13th Annual [...]

National Day of Prayer

by Vicki Hinze   In 1775, The Continental Congress began a tradition in America that has endured. They proclaimed the observation of a national day of prayer, citing: “a day of public humiliation, fasting, and prayer.”   The [...]

Teacher Appreciation Penny Thought

We’ve all had at least one teacher who made a significant impression on us. At least one teacher who went the extra mile to help us. Today is National Teacher Appreciation Day.  Thank a teacher. Remember fondly one who made a difference [...]

Orchester Praževica at Bossa Bistro on Nov. 26!

Orchester Praževica ( Slovak and ‘Gypsy Jazz’ from Baltimore) Doors 9PM $5 at Bossa Bistro 2463 18th St, NW Washington, DC 20009 High energy dance music drawing on the tradition of Eastern European Czardas and Gypsy Swing, [...]

Youngblood Brass Band & Raya Brass Band at Tropicalia

  Raya Brass Band Youngblood Brass Band on Nov. 9, Doors 8PM $10 adv / $12 dos Get tickets HERE at Tropicalia 2001 14th ST NW Washington, DC 20009 Globe-trotting riot jazzers Youngblood Brass Band are focused on creating progressive, raw, [...]

Tortured Soul Halloween Eve Show with Sol Power All Stars

  Halloween Eve with Tortured Soul Sol Power All-Stars disc jockey sets on OCTOBER 30 Doors  open at 9PM $18 adv / $25 dos Get tickets HERE at Tropicalia 2001 14th ST NW Washington, DC 20009 Tortured Soul has a deep love for DC. DC [...]

Osekre and The Lucky Bastards + The Coolots – Live at Tropicalia on Oct. 17!

Osekre and the Lucky Bastards CooLots on Oct. 17, Friday Doors open at 9PM $10 at Tropicalia 2001 14th ST NW Washington, DC 20009 Hard to describe the sound of Osekre and the Lucky Bastards. This Afro-indie band can’t be pinned to any [...]