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Georgetown Winter RUNderland 2019

December 4, 2019

You're cordially invited to the 3rd Annual Winter RUNderland at Georgetown University on Saturday, December 7, 2019 from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm.

 

Walk, jog, or run around Georgetown University's charming and historic campus during our 5K run/2k walk or just come for the hot cocoa.

 

Winter gear and holiday costumes are encouraged. 

 

Prizes will be given after the race for top finishers and best costume* (*humans and dogs).

 

In addition, Jack's Winter Village will sustain you pre- and post-run with snacks, cocoa, winter craft stations, and photo opportunities a-plenty. 

 

Santa is also planning on making a stop in Jack's Winter Village to hear your holiday wish list!

 

Included in the ticket price:

  • 1 fun run (timed 5k) OR 1 fun walk (2k) ticket
  • Finisher's button
  • Unlimited snacks and hot cocoa
  • Entry to Jack's Winter Village

Get tickets here.

 

100% of the proceeds benefit the Alternative Breaks Program by the Center of Social Justice at Georgetown University.


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Step Out in Style to Tudor Place Oct. 17

October 9, 2019

"Give a girl the right shoes and she can conquer the world."

                              Marilyn Monroe

 

 

Wear your best shoes October 17, 2019 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm.

 

You’ll be Stepping Out in Style for Tudor Nights! 

 

Begin at the Main House, to view a selection of rarely displayed footwear from the Tudor Place Collection, followed by cocktails and light hors d'oeuvres at the Dower House.

  • For ages 21+
  • Free for Tudor Place Members. Members receive 20% discount in the Museum Shop during this program.

Register here.

 

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


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House of Sweden Screens 'The Raft' Oct. 6

September 29, 2019

House of Sweden hosts a screening of The Raft on October 6, 2019 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm.

 

Swedish artist and filmmaker Marcus Lindeens first feature-length documentary welcomes you to embark with a crew of five men and six women drifting on a raft across the Atlantic in 1973. 

 

As part of a social experiment The Raft explores human behavior as it relates to violence, aggression and sexual attraction. 

 

Watch the trailer here

The screening is part of Film Across Borders: Stories of Water, a festival that present critically acclaimed and enlightening films, documentaries, artistic presentation and virtual reality experiences around the world. (97 min, in English)

 

Tickets are free. Register here.

 

House of Sweden is located at 2900 K street in Georgetown


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