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Georgetown French Market April 25-26

March 20, 2014

One of the most anticipated shopping weekends arrives each April when Georgetown's Book Hill neighborhood celebrates the season with the annual Georgetown French Market.

The Book Hill merchants, restaurants, salons and galleries display their wares in an inviting open air market, evoking the outdoor markets of Paris where guests wander between shops and galleries tempted by the aroma of fresh coffee and croissants while enjoying the sounds of strolling musicians.

The 11th Annual Georgetown French Market will be held on Friday, April 25 and on Saturday, April 26, from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Contact Georgetown BID for more information.


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Georgetown Tobacco Celebrates 50 Years

March 2, 2014

Venetian Carnival mask (Photo by: gttobacco.com) Venetian Carnival mask

March 15, 2014 marks the 50th anniversary for Georgetown Tobacco, established in 1964 by David Berkebile. Today, it is still a place to enjoy the camaraderie of those who enjoy the gentle art of smoking and other of life's pleasures. In addition to the finest cigars, pipes and smoking accessories, the shop stocks interesting and unusual items for home and personal use.

Stop by to check out their whimsical selection of Venetian Carnival masks or writing instruments from Rebecca Moss, or their Limoges figurines, Czech crystal, and chess sets.

During March, Georgetown Tobacco is celebrating with some of their favorite suppliers. They will try to extend special pricing to on-line purchases of featured products on the day of the events, when possible.

San Cristobal with Alec Rubiera of Ashton Friday, March 7 from 3:00 to 8:00 pm

Davidoff and Camacho with Joe Holtman Saturday, March 8 from 2:00 to 6:00 pm

La Flor Dominicana with Kyle Shackleton on Friday, March 14 from 4:00 to 8:00 pm

Rocky Patel with Mark Weissenberger on Saturday, March 15th from noon to 6:00 pm

Tabacalera Perdomo with Walt Cukier on Friday, March 21 from 4:00 to 8:00 pm

Alec Bradley with Frank Elam on Thursday, March 27 from 3:00 to 7:00 pm

 

Georgetown Tobacco is located at 3144 M Street. Tel: 202.338.5100


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Breakdance with Reebok FitHub Georgetown March 1

February 24, 2014

Ever want to move like a breakdancer? Now's your chance to explore this style of street dance popular with the youth that originated in New York City during the early 1970s.

On Saturday, March 1 at 7:30 pmReebok FitHub Georgetown presents an original workshop where you will learn the foundational breakdance moves combined with mobility that will help you to execute these moves with more ease.

Sima Tamaddon from RX'd Yoga teams up with Javier de la Camara, aka "B-Boy Rain" from GorillaFit, to bring you a fun workshop where you will learn the foundations of breakdancing. Don't miss this chance to learn breakdancing in a fun environment.

To sign up, call Reebok FitHub at 202.333.4348.

Reebok FitHub Georgetown is located at 1251 Wisconsin Avenue.


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