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Spy Tour of Embassy Row

Boom! Splat! Zap! Pop! Crash! Pow! Bang! Poof! Play spy this March at the Spy Tour of Embassy Row in Dupont Circle.    If you enjoy historical stories of conspiracy, politics, cover-ups, and assassinations, this tour is for you.    At the start, examine the suspicious death of a Kremlin insider, the first of many…

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St Patrick Day Bar Crawl

With St. Patrick’s Day around the corner, it is time to celebrate! No matter if you’re fully Irish or not at all, whether you’re Irish by birth or by attitude; deck yourself out in green, sing Danny Boy, and toast to the luck of the Irish at The Shamrock Crawl 2023.    Join thousands of…

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Alexandria’s Only Microwinery

Welcome to Woodlawn Press Winery. A local winery that offers a variety of hand-crafted wines to the Northern Virginia area. A third in a family of winemakers to transform a home wine-making hobby into a full-time operating urban Microwinery.  Woodlawn Press Winery is run by the husband-wife duo Andrew and Bonnie. Andrew learned so much…

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New Favorite Mediterranean Restaurant

Looking to expand your horizons? Looking to try something new this month? Looking to eat at a casual Eastern-Mediterranean restaurant brought to you by the united people of kebab? Perfect! Kirby Club is eager to meet you!  Kirby Club 2.0 is a social restaurant. It’s all about sharing, meeting your neighbors, and celebrating the village…

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Lunar New Year Parade

Join Mayor Muriel Bowser in the 2023 Lunar New Year Parade as we celebrate the Year of the Rabbit! The parade will include colorful and diverse contingents and a ceremony with traditional performances, capped off with an exciting firecracker finale. The assembly time is 1PM, the parade will step off at 2pm and a staged…

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Winter Recipes

The days are short, the nights are long, the temperature is dropping, and the winter is here to stay. Winter is the perfect season for comfort food. From tasty soup to hearty meals to sweet treats and hot drinks, what’s not to like?  Let’s start with some tasty soups. From classics like potato to tomato,…

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New Year’s Eve Casino and Party Night

Who’s ready to party and play?  Come on out to the 11th Annual NYE Casino Night! Taking place at Hyatt Regency Hotel 2799 Richmond Hwy Arlington, VA 22202 from Saturday, December 31st at 8 pm until Sunday, January 1st at 3 am.  There is a dress code, with no expectations, from semi-formal to formal attire…

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Fresh Seafood at Seamore’s

Seamore’s has been nothing but excited to open its doors in the Chesapeake region, bringing their passion for sustainable seafood!  Restaurateurs, Jay Wainwright and Topher Bertone-Ledford have paired with local chef, Laurence Cohen, to curate a menu that reflects local flavors and supports the local fisheries. Seamore’s wants to become your go-to restaurant, offering refreshing…

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Holiday Market and Craft Show

The perfect time to start your holiday shopping is right now! Literally right this moment! It, quite literally, is never too early to start shopping for this hectic holiday season.  If you are looking for the perfect place to start, the Old Town Alexandria Christmas Market and Holiday Craft Show is that perfect place.  The…

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Cross County Trail

The Cross County Trail is a multi-use trail that generally follows various stream valleys in Fairfax County, Virginia. It is officially named the Gerry Connolly Cross County Trail in recognition of Congressman Connolly's strong support for open space and parkland during his tenure on the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors.  The entire length of the…

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