Weekend Happenings January 27-29
Posted on January 25, 2017

Winter window view
Enjoy a fun-filled weekend cruising through an auto show, dining out with friends, or showing off your yoga skills!

WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS

Washington D.C. Auto Show
Walter E. Washington Convention Center
 801 Mount Vernon Pl., DC
Time: Friday, Jan 7- Sunday, Feb. 5
Cost: $12 Adult, $5 Child

Cars are cool. America has been fascinated with these vehicles since the days of the Model T, and boy, look how far we’ve come since then.  Automotive innovation has always been part of the Washington Auto Show, and continues to grow each year. Be there as the world’s most creative carmakers show off their latest inventions. There will be more than 600 new cars from 35 manufacturers on display.

Spy Fest: A Kidspy Family Event
International Spy Museum
 800 F St. NW, DC
Time: Friday, 6-9pm; Saturday, 10am-5pm
Cost: $14

Espionage skills will be put to the test at this special International Spy Museum family festival. Find out if you and yours are savvy enough to beat a lie-detector or have the ability to defeat a ninja.  These attributes will be challenged through a series of tradecraft demos and spy skill exams (including “Speaking in Code”).

Ginuwine
The Howard Theatre
620 T St.  NW, DC
Time: Friday, 8pm (Doors open at 6pm)
Cost: $35-$60

Although you should know him through name recognition alone, we’ll tell you a little about Ginuwine: he’s one of R&B’s all-time greats. With a long list of hits that have infiltrated the ears of multiple generations of listeners. His most popular songs are: “Pony,” “Differences,” “In Those Jeans,” “So Anxious”. His star will shine bright at The Howard Theatre for this Friday night show. The house will be packed and the smoothness will be undeniable.

MARYLAND EVENTS

Baltimore County Restaurant Week
Participating Restaurants
Baltimore County
Time: Friday-Sunday
Cost: $15-$35 

Enjoy delicious meals at restaurants throughout Baltimore County! Check out our Winter Restaurant Week Guide for concierge tips and favorites.

World of Pets Expo
Maryland State Fairgrounds
2200 York Rd., Timonium
Time: Friday, 2-8pm; Saturday, 10am-7pm; Sunday, 10am-5pm
Cost: $10 for adults, $5 for children 5-12, under 5 are FREE

Find the perfect new toy for your pet, learn tips on how to take care of your furry friend or view the exotic animals!

10th Annual Vintage Hunting and Fishing Collectibles Show
Level Volunteer Fire Hall
3633 Level Village Rd., Havre de Grace
Time: Saturday, 8am-3pm
Cost: $6

Browse through old decoys, oyster cans, guns, ammo boxes, fishing lures and more from numerous vendors. You just may find a perfect gift, or new piece for your home!

VIRGINIA EVENTS

The Balvenie Distillery Rare Craft Master Class
Morton’s The Steakhouse
11956 Market St., Reston
Time: Friday, 6-7:30pm
Cost: $85

Enjoy an interactive spirit tasting paired with a delicious tasting menu.

$10 Brunch Yoga
Crystal City Sports Pub
529 23rd St. S, Arlington
Time: Sunday, 9:30am
Cost: $10

Enjoy an hour-long invigorating yoga class followed by a refreshing brunch beverage.

Groundhog’s Day Out
Frying Pan Farm Park
2709 West Ox Rd., Herndon
Time: Sunday. 2-3:30pm
Cost: $8-10

Can groundhogs really predict the weather? Find out at this event! Visit a groundhog burrow, make a groundhog craft, and enjoy hot chocolate while learning about these furry critters.

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

  • The Infamous Stringdusters, 9:30 Club, Friday
  • Hot In Herre: 2000s Dance Party, 9:30 Club, Saturday
  • Love & Special Sauce, 9:30 Club, Sunday
  • Louis Ambush @ Baltimore Blast, Royal Farms Arena, Sunday
  • A Tribute to Ol’ Blue Eyes, BSO & Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, Friday and Sunday
  • Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, Hippodrome Theatre, Friday – Sunday
  • American Ballet Theater: Swan Lake, Kennedy Center, Friday – Sunday
  • Life is Very Good, Eagle Bank Arena, Friday – Sunday
  • Circa Survive, Rams Head Live, Friday
  • Ninja Nation Tour, Rams Head Live, Saturday
  • Monster Jam Triple Threat Series, Verizon Center, Saturday – Sunday
  • Dana Perino & Greg Gutfeld with Larry Gatlin, Warner Theatre, Saturday
  • Maryland Terrapins VS. Minnesota, Saturday
  • Washington Wizards VS. Atlanta Hawks, Friday
  • Washington Wizards VS. New Orleans Pelicans, Sunday

MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEKEND

dogA Dog’s Purpose
Duration: 100 Minutes
Genre: Sci-Fi/Fantasy
A reincarnated canine reunites with its original owner over the course of five decades.
Starring: Dennis Quaid, Peggy Lipton, Britt Robertson, Josh Gad, KJ APA, Juliet Rylance, Luke Kirby

 

 

goldGold
Duration: 121 Minutes
Genre: Drama/Thriller
Gold stars Oscar winner Matthew McConaughey, as Kenny, a failing businessman and modern-day prospector desperate for a lucky break.
Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Edgar Ramirez Bryce Dallas Howard, Macon Blair, Frank Wood, Toby Kebbell

 

 

 

renegadesRenegades
Genre: Action/Adventure/Suspense/Thriller
A group of Navy SEALS tries to solve a long-forgotten mystery while they’re looking for treasure in a lake in war-torn Serbia.
Starring: J.K. Simmons, Sullivan Stapleton, Clemens Schick, Charlie Bewley, Sylvia Hoeks, Ewen Bremner, Luc Besson