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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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Georgetown Fall Promotions Sept. 19-29

September 5, 2019

More than 60 Georgetown stores, salons, galleries, restaurants, bars, and entertainment venues are participating in The Fall Issue—a new neighborhood-wide promotion offering specials and events from Thursday, September 19 – Sunday, September 29.

 

Inspired by the fresh content rolling out in September issues of lifestyle publications everywhere, the Georgetown BID is bringing that to life by highlighting the businesses’ best events and promotions for the fall, from shopping, to dining and sipping, art and home design, wellness and beauty.

 

Check out the full list of participating businesses here.


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Sunrise Pilates On House of Sweden Rooftop

July 9, 2019

Start the day with Sunrise Pilates on House of Sweden’s Rooftop overlooking the Potomac. Certified instructer: Ulrika Frank. Summer Wednesdays from 6:00 to 7:00 am.

  • July 17
  • August 7
  • August 28

-Suitable for all levels (modified exercises available). Rain or shine! (if inclement weather we will move inside).

-Pilates is a perfect method to strengthen and tone your body while improving flexibility. 

-Please be barefoot, wear light, comfortable clothing and bring your own yoga mat, lots of water, sunscreen, a pair of sunglasses, and or a hat/cap.

-Please note that the surface is wooden flooring so bring an extra mat and or a towel/blanket for extra comfort. 

* Waiver: Come a few minutes early to sign required waiver. 

FREE admission.
ID and security check required upon entry.

 

House of Sweden is located at 2900 K Street in Georgetown.


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