Smithsonian's Virtual Escapes

Need a change of scenery?Looking for new cocktail ideas from the world's famous bars?Want to learn more about the architecture of Frank Lloyd … [read more]

A History of France's National Day

Learn about the history and the present culture of France’s National Day. “Is it a revolt? No, sire, it is a … [read more]

New Georgetown Stream Springs to Life

Written by guest contributor Feona Mulholland It’s been an ongoing mystery as to the new source of water flowing through the middle of … [read more]

Shakespeare Theatre to Rebroadcast 'Mock Trial...

 If you didn’t get the chance to watch the Shakespeare Theatre’s Mock Trail you have two more chances to do so. If you bought a … [read more]

A Message to the Community from the Georgetown...

Georgetown University has released its plan for the Fall, 2020 semester.  They are moving forward carefully, as conditions allow, to bring … [read more]

Georgetown's Got Streatery

The Georgetown BID and DDOT are working together to widen Wisconsin Avenue and M Street sidewalks to allow for more outside dining space. Georgetown … [read more]

On The Look Out

by Watched Pot

New Georgetown Stream Springs to Life

Written by guest contributor Feona Mulholland It’s been an ongoing mystery as to the new source of water flowing through the middle of Dumbarton Oaks lower Park. Walking upstream I … [read more]

It's Steaming

by Hot Dish

A Message to the Community from the Georgetown Community Partnership

Georgetown University has released its plan for the Fall, 2020 semester.  They are moving forward carefully, as conditions allow, to bring to campus approximately two thousand undergraduates … [read more]

Hollywood on the Potomac

by Janet Donovan

'The Outpost'

The Outpost is based on Jake Tapper’s bestselling book detailing true events of the Battle of Kamdesh during the Afghanistan War. The Battle of Kamdesh was the bloodiest American engagement of … [read more]

A La Carte

by Judith Beermann

Kevin Plank's Georgetown Mansion Sells for $17.25 Million

After two years on the market, Under Armour founder Kevin Plank has sold his Georgetown mansion for $17.25 million. Originally listed for $29.5 million, the 12,000-square-foot home on 34th … [read more]

Gravy Boat

by So Saucy

Dumbarton Oaks Museum Presents Botanical Painter Margaret Mee

Dumbarton Oaks Museum is featuring Margaret Mee: Portraits of Plants, 20 stunning paintings of Amazonian flora by the artist, explorer, and environmentalist Margaret Mee (1909–1988) in the … [read more]

Digging In

by Fondue Pot

Degas at the Opéra Virtual Tour

Degas at the Opéra was open for less than two weeks before the National Gallery of Gallery closed.  This first show dedicated to Edgar Degas’s fascination with the Opéra—its … [read more]

In The Know

by The Scoop

Smithsonian's Virtual Escapes

Need a change of scenery?Looking for new cocktail ideas from the world's famous bars?Want to learn more about the architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright? Smithsonian magazine has the virtual … [read more]

What's Hot

by Pepper Pot

Georgetown's Got Streatery

The Georgetown BID and DDOT are working together to widen Wisconsin Avenue and M Street sidewalks to allow for more outside dining space. Georgetown joins other DC neighborhoods with … [read more]

Create and Curate

by Kristen Coffield

It’s Time To Feel Great Again

I am a catastrophizer by training. My mother was a worst-case scenario mom; telling tales of terrifying accidents that befell children who didn’t follow the rules to make sure I was always … [read more]

Stir It Up

by Mixing Bowl

Ice Cream Anyone? DC Enters Phase Two

As we begin to venture out during Phase Two, please remember to wear a mask and keep a safe distance. Local restaurants and shops are opening their doors to welcome us back. Please support your … [read more]

King Cake

by Ada Polla

I Commit

This article was first published in Adamant About Beauty I do not believe I am a racist. I certainly am not a hater. The events of this past week have awakened me to the fact that not being … [read more]

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