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So Others Might Eat Turkey Trot!

When: Thanksgiving Day – Thursday, November 26, 2015 Where: Freedom Plaza, Washington, DC (corner of 13th Street, NW and Pennsylvania Avenue, NW) Time: 8:30am Little Turkey Fun Run; 9:00am 5K Run/Walk Please join us in supporting the hungry and homeless in Washington, DC by participating in the 14th Annual Thanksgiving Day Trot for Hunger! For […]

Thanksgiving Day Swing: Jive Aces with Gottaswing

11/26/2015 6:00 PM Kennedy Center Dance off that turkey at a 1940s-themed Thanksgiving Day Swing Dance Party, as the Millennium Stage and Gottaswing present a festive program featuring dancing and music by Jive Aces. Free swing dance lessons begin at 6 p.m. with Hollywood-Style Lindy icon Jean Veloz, followed by a free, evening-long dance party […]

Holiday Tree Lighting at The Park at CityCenter!

Saturday, November 28 6:00 PM The Park at CityCenter, Washington, DC Mark your calendar for the Second Annual CityCenterDC Tree Lighting which will include special performances, delicious treats, and fun for all! Join us for the tree lighting and enjoy a post celebration dinner at one of their world-class dining establishments: Centrolina, DBGB Kitchen & […]

Student Voices: Five Surprising Places That Take GWorld

By Catherine Douglas Moran Colonial Cash (the non-GW dining dollars) is a beautiful aspect of spending money. Instead of dipping into your wallet, find out where you can use your GWorld card in unexpected places. Dining: Chipotle – 3255 M St. NW Chipotle taking GWorld does not appear to be surprising – it is a […]

National Veterans Day Ceremony

Wednesday, November 11 11:00 am Arlington Cemetery The Arlington National Cemetery is a major tourist landmark just outside of the city. Only veterans, active duty service members and their families are allowed to be buried in the cemetery as a final way to honor them and their service. The beautiful hallowed grounds mark the sacrifices […]

The Emporiyum: This Weekend Only!

November 14 and 15 1309 5th ST NE, Washington, DC 20002 Tickets start at $12 The Emporiyum, a two-day market and celebration of everything delicious, returns to DC! Over 80 participating artisans and chefs traveling in from all over the world are expected to join us. Kentucky-based chef Edward Lee (Top Chef, Mind of a Chef), of […]

National Harbor Tree Lighting Ceremony

  Saturday, November 14, 2015 12:00 p.m 165 Waterfront Street, Fort Washington, MD 20745 National Harbor has announced its upcoming annual Tree Lighting to kick off the 2015 Holiday season. The tree lighting is scheduled for Saturday, November 14 starting at noon.   Annual tree lighting with live holiday entertainment, holiday movie A Muppet Christmas Carol, […]

Capital Harvest on the Plaza

Friday, November 6th 11 am to 3 pm Woodrow Wilson Plaza, Ronald Reagan Building/International Trade Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20004 CHoP features plenty of farm-fresh edibles and artisanal novelties. The market is intended to be eco-friendly, informative, entertaining, interactive and original. Be sure to stop by our information booth and stock up […]

Free Gamelan Classes at the Embassy of Indonesia

Every Monday & Thursday night 6:30pm to 8:30pm Embassy of Indonesia Please RSVP here for these FREE classes to learn Gamelan, a traditional ensemble music made of predominantly percussive instruments.

Color Me Buff and Blue 5K and Fun Run!

Join the CRAZE! Run, jog, walk, or crawl at your own pace, it’s fun for everyone! Wear white to start and get BUFF and turn BLUE as you run! Join us on November 14th from 9:30-11:30am on the Mount Vernon Campus Quad. Pre-register now through November 13th at the Campus Rec desk(2nd Floor LHWC) or online. Race participants can also register on-site […]


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