Fall Reception at French Embassy Sept. 10

Are you a Francophile? Or a business-minded person? Or simply a professional who enjoys a nice happy hour in one of the most beautiful embassies in … [read more]

Georgetown Race Aug. 8

Join the 2021 Georgetown 5K & Half Race August 8 @ 7:30 am - 12:00 pm. In partnership with John P. Mayhugh … [read more]

Raga at the REACH Aug. 5-7

Come to the REACH Plaza August 5, 6, 7, 2021 for a three-day festival focused on presenting the vibrant culture and heritage of India through live … [read more]

Inside the Sculptor's Process at Kreeger

Through August 1, 2021 visit the Kreeger Museum to see Objects from the Studio: The Sculptor’s Process. This exhibition brings together … [read more]

Summer Restaurant Week Starts Aug. 9

Summer Restaurant Week is from Monday, August 9, to Sunday, August 15, 2021. RAMW's signature summer dining event returns to a one-week … [read more]

PLNT Burger Pop-UP at Sandlot Georgetown

Spike Mendelsohn’s PLNT Burger has opened its first mobile kitchen at Sandlot Georgetown featuring vegan sandwiches, fries, and … [read more]

Hunt & Peck

by Roger Schrenk

When Inheritance is a Mixed Blessing

We've all seen the movie where the family hears the reading of the will. The one who inherits everything is often the target of tremendous anger, but unless "everything" is a giant … [read more]

Community Palette

by Peter Rosenstein

DC and Rehoboth Beach Just Got Better With New Ice Cream Outlets

My two favorite coffee shops now both have started serving ice cream. Java House, on 17th and Q Street NW, in DC is serving Gelato. The Coffee Mill in Rehoboth Beach has opened a … [read more]

Stir It Up

by Mixing Bowl

AMA AMI Japanese Pop-Up Opens in Georgetown

A new Japanese pop-up is open at 3210 Grace Street in Georgetown through August 18, 2021 from 12:30 pm to 8:00 pm. The menu features weekly specials. AMA AMI is a DC based food service that … [read more]

On The Look Out

by Watched Pot

DDOT Launches New Parking Permit System

The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) has launched ParkDC Permits, a new, centralized system for DC residents in Residential Permit Parking (RPP) Zones and their visitors to manage visitor, … [read more]

Culinary Journeys

by Fatema Sachak

A Puerto Rican Paradise

The Caribbean US territory island of Puerto Rico is a tropical beauty that is a complete 180 to the continental United States. Surrounded by the vast Atlantic, Puerto Rico is known for its gorgeous … [read more]

Spread The Word

by Butter Dish


It will be 12 years in November that The Georgetown Dish has been celebrating our talented and distinguished community in this unique historic village we call home ... every day! If … [read more]

Hollywood on the Potomac

by Janet Donovan

Olympic Kickoff!

Wishing the best for the launch of the Olympics today.  In happier times, I co-hosted a dinner with The Ambassador of Japan in honor of winning the Olympic games in Japan.  Prior to … [read more]

It's Steaming

by Hot Dish

DC Has a Sneaker

Native Washingtonian June Sanders has designed the New Balance DC992 running shoe, a limited-edition gray suede with metallic silver reflective mesh, black overlays, a scarlet red 992 tongue logo and … [read more]

A La Carte

by Judith Beermann

'The Master of Whites'

Rule number one, “Never trust anyone else to do a job you really care about.” That’s the first thing Roger Schrenk told me he learned from his early years in the DC … [read more]

Create and Curate

by Kristen Coffield

Fitness Over 50

Fitness has been a life-long practice for me. Truth be told I was a Tomboy growing up. I played rough, was competitive with the neighborhood kids, had short curly hair and needed lots of … [read more]

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