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Best of Georgetown

April 16, 2015

The Georgetown Business Improvement District has announced that Georgetown was named "Best Neighborhood for Shopping" in Washington City Paper's annual list. In addition to that big win, a number of great stores and restaurants in Georgetown won for individual categories:

Best Place to Buy Eyeglasses: Georgetown Optician

Best Cupcake: Baked & Wired

Best Brunch: Farmers Fishers Bakers

Best Cocktail Menu: Maté

Best Restaurant With a View: Fiola Mare

Best Place to Get a Housewarming Gift: American Holiday

Best Children's Clothing Store: Little Birdies

Best Skincare Miracle: Hela Spa

Best Jazz/Blues Venue: Blues Alley

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Art Song Discovery April 16 at The Phillips Collection

April 6, 2015

The Phillips Collection presents Art Song Discovery April 16, 2015 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm.

Soprano Colleen Daly, Winner of Vocal Arts DC’s 2014 Discovery Competition, presents and narrates a program, in partnership with pianist Joy Schreier, of music inspired by artworks on display at the museum.

Listen to song cycles by the late 19th-century French composer Jules Massnet, the Austrian-born composer Erich Korngold, and the Russian-born Sergei Rachmaninov, among others, and hear how their music has uncanny visual counterparts in Impressionist paintings by George Grosz and Wassily Kandinsky.

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The Phillips Collection is located at 1600 21st Street NW.

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Tudor Place's 8th Annual Eggstravaganza

March 26, 2015

Rolling green lawns, bobbing spring blooms and the elegant mansion on a hill serve as backdrop for this festive annual attraction at Tudor Place.

Join the Easter Bunny as children of all ages enjoy an Egg Hunt at 10:30 a.m.and thrilling Egg Roll Contest down the grand South Lawn at 10:45 am.

Ongoing activities include decorating bunny masks and playing games from the past. Bring your camera! Self-guided tours of Tudor Place's 5.5 acres of glorious gardens are also available.

Saturday, March 28 and Friday, April 3
Member child: $7 | Non-member child: $10 | Accompanying adult: $5

For all ages. Each child should bring a basket, spoon, and one hard-boiled egg.

Tudor Place is located at 1644 31st Street in Georgetown.

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