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Your Guide to the Kingman Island Bluegrass Festival

April 18th, 2014 · No Comments · Capitol Hill

Here’s a neighborhood credibility question: Do you know where Kingman Island is? If you answered ‘no,’ then it’s about time to dig out a map and find it. This is an island oasis away from city life, and it’s also the host for one of DC’s best local music festivals, the Kingman Island Bluegrass and Folk […]

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March 13th, 2014 · No Comments · Capitol Hill

Lion? Lamb? This weather’s confusing. Here are some concrete options for your spare time. Tonight? This weekend is your final chance to catch the Folger’s in-the-round presentation of the dastardly Richard III.  Get those tickets here. Yes this wind is more suited to King Lear but we go to the theatre with with the Shakespearean […]

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Northeast Library Grand Opening Celebration This Saturday

February 7th, 2014 · No Comments · Capitol Hill North, Near Northeast/Atlas District

  The Northeast Library’s ribbon cutting on Monday, attended by Mayor Vincent Gray and other city officials, was just the beginning of the celebratory kick-off  for the re-opening and renovation of the historic library at 330 7th Street, NE. This Saturday, the library staff is pulling out all the stops to welcome the community into […]

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February 6th, 2014 · No Comments · Capitol Hill

Hello weekend! Groundhog be damned, we must get out of the house. So if you are able to tear yourself away from the train wreck/triumph of the human spirit that is Sochi, I offer these suggestions. Tonight at the Hill Center there is a conversation between Washington Post Book Editor Ron Charles and poet Carl […]

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January 16th, 2014 · No Comments · Capitol Hill

It’s a long weekend for many of us so how will you spend it? Tonight DC’s “guitar god” Anthony Pirog performs with his trio at the Atlas Performing Arts Center.  Known for his experimental sound Pirog still manages to not alienate his audiences. The folks from CapitalBop will be on hand at 7pm for a […]

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