Weekend Happenings January 20-22
Posted on January 18, 2017

This weekend calls for relaxation! Enjoy a silent auction with martinis, listen to live music, or attend a bonfire!

hot chocolate with knitted scarf in the winter

WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS

Inaugural Cocktail Hour
Bar DuPont
1500 New Hampshire Avenue NW, DC
Time: Friday, 4-7pm
Cost: $12 Drink Specials (other prices range)

Bar Dupont in Dupont Circle offers up A District Welcome through Feb. 6, a special cocktail concocted in honor of the 58th U.S. Presidential Inauguration. The $12 drink consists of District Distilling Co. Checkerbank Gin, Capitoline Rosè Vermouth, Don Ciccio & Figli Nocino, Amaro Montenegro and lemon. The bar opens at 11 a.m. daily, with happy hour running from 4 – 7 p.m.

Women’s March on Washington
National Mall
Independence Avenue and 3rd Street SW, DC (March begins)
Time: Saturday, 10am-5pm
Cost: FREE Just Register Online!

On January 21, 2017 unite in Washington, DC for the Women’s March on Washington. Stand together in solidarity with partners and children for the protection of rights, safety, health, and families — recognizing that our vibrant and diverse communities are the strength of our country.

Tokyo Police Club
Black Cat
1811 14th St. NW, DC
Time: Sunday, 7:30pm
Cost: $20

Round out inauguration weekend at the Black Cat, one of DC’s spectacular music venues. Sunday night features Tokyo Police Club, a Canadian indie rock group that has been building on its pop-punk sound since its acclaimed A Lesson in Crime EP dropped in 2006.

MARYLAND EVENTS

Lone Star Rodeo Bulls, Broncs, and Barrels Tour
Wicomico Youth and Civic Center
500 Glen Ave., Salisbury
Time: Friday and Saturday, 7:30pm
Cost: $13-$20

Dress up in your best cowboy and cowgirl outfits for a night of costume contests, bronc and bull riding and cowgirls barrel racing!

Baltimore Restaurant Week
Participating Restaurants
Baltimore
Time: Friday-Sunday
Cost: $20-$35 

Enjoy delicious meals at restaurants throughout the Inner Harbor, Federal Hill, Fells Point, Canton and more! Check out our Winter Restaurant Week Guide for concierge tips and favorites.

Martinis with Monet
La Banque de Fleuve
321 Saint John St., Havre de Grace
Time: Saturday, 7-10pm
Cost: $50

Dine on delicious cuisine, listen to live music, and taste specialty martinis. Cash bar is available and a silent auction will take place.

VIRGINIA EVENTS

1K Wine Walk
The Shops at Crystal City
1750 Crystal Dr., Arlington
Time: Saturday, 2-5:30pm
Cost: $20-25

Make your way through the shops and stop at ‘hydration stations’ along the way to sample wine various wine & snacks.  The walk culminates with music, complimentary appetizers, and more wine!

Winter in Alsace Cooking Demonstration and Luncheon
L’Auberge Chez François
332 Springvale Rd., Great Falls
Time: Saturday, 11am
Cost: $127(Register Online)

Sip on fine French wines and enjoy a cooking demonstration followed by a five-course luncheon.

Campfire Saturdays
Burke Lake Park
7315 Ox Rd., Fairfax Station
Time: Saturday, 5:30pm
Cost: $8-10

Stroll beside the lake and learn about constellations along the way, followed by a campfire complete with hot dogs and s’mores.

CONCERTS, THEATRE, & SPORTING EVENTS AT A GLANCE
Contact your concierge for pricing and availability.

  • Arenacross, Royal Farms Arena, Friday – Sunday
  • Brahms’ Symphony No. 1, BSO & Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, Friday and Sunday
  • Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder, Birchmere, Friday – Saturday
  • Shen Yun, Kennedy Center, Friday – Sunday
  • Riff Raff, Rams Head Live, Saturday
  • Brahms’ Symphony No. 1, Strathmore, Saturday
  • Washington Capitals VS. Dallas Stars, Saturday
  • Washington Wizards VS. Detroit Pistons, Saturday

MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEKEND

20.png20th Century Women
Duration: 118 Minutes
Genre: Comedy/Drama
An artist and a teen help a determined single mother raise her adolescent son in 1979 California.
Starring: Annette Bening, Elle Fanning, Greta Gerwig, Lucas Jade Zumann, Billy Crudup, Alison Elliott, Thea Gill

 

 

split.pngSplit
Duration: 117 Minutes
Genre: Horror/Suspense/Thriller
Kevin, a man with at least 23 different personalities, is compelled to abduct three teenage girls. As they are held captive, a final personality – “the Beast” – begins to materialize.
Starring: James Mcavoy, Anya Taylor-Joy, Betty Buckley, Jessica Sula, Haley Lu Richardson, Izzie Leigh Coffey

 

 

founderThe Founder
Duration: 115 Minutes
Genre: Drama
The Founder is a drama that tells the true story of how Ray Kroc, a salesman from Illinois, met Mac and Dick McDonald, who were running a burger operation in 1950s Southern California.
Starring: Michael Keaton, Nick Offerman, John Carroll Lynch, Linda Cardellini, Patrick Wilson, B.J. Novak, Laura Dern