DC’s Downtown Holiday Market Returns Nov. 22!

Need to do a bit of holiday shopping? Want to enjoy a festive holiday atmosphere? Looking for a family-friendly afternoon activity? The annual DC Downtown Holiday Market can be a good destination for any and all of these purposes. Now in its 15th year, the market offers a unique open-air shopping experience between November 22 and December 23, from noon…

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No-Carve Pumpkin Decorating DIYs for Grown-Ups

Carving a jack-o-lantern may have been fun when you were a youngster—but that was before you were the one in charge of cleaning up. Times have changed, and so have your tastes. So here are a few sophisticated DIY projects you can try with your pumpkins this year. Chalkboard PumpkinsChalkboard paint isn’t just for the walls. If you cover a…

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Enjoy a Taste of the Islands at Casta’s Rum Bar

Catch some serious island vibes when you visit newly opened Casta’s Rum Bar on New Hampshire Avenue just off Washington Circle. Check it out soon to enjoy the seasonal cerveza garden, but even if you come in the dead of winter, the rum cocktails and authentic Cuba food are sure to warm your soul. Choose from small plates like empanadas,…

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Snallygaster Brings Craft Brews and Much More to DC This Weekend

Whoever came up with the event name Snallygaster deserves some sort of creativity award. This self-proclaimed “Beastly Beer Jamboree” is taking over Pennsylvania Ave NW for the 8th year in a row from 2-6 p.m. on Oct. 12. The event boasts over 150 global brewers and over 400 beers to sample among them. The full list is online so you can take a…

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