Friday Round Up
Awesome events: Get your fill of beer and brats tonight (and through the weekend) at Wunder Garten’s Oktoberfest; This kind of all-nighter might just inspire your artsy side; We’re obviously celebrating DC’s un-statehood by having a state fair; Eat and drink your way through Georgetown on Sunday at the Taste of Georgetown; Move over NYFW, it’s time for DC to show off its style; Your zen called – it’ll be waiting for you at the National Building Museum on Sunday; Kick off the Smithsonian-wide Hispanic Heritage Month at Zoofiesta on Sunday; Katy Perry wants to give your Monday a little pop.
Port City Brewing Company in Alexandria, VA prides itself on every beer it crafts and shares with communities from New York all the way down to North Carolina
Here’s your Halloween pop-up bar heads up; H Street is great for many reasons – a coffee shop that also has childcare is just one of them; Amos Snead and Jaime Harrison want to teach you how to effectively climb the Hill; Basically, we need to start sleeping like animals; It’s only a matter of time before this no-dogs-on-patios ban becomes a protest in DC; Brigham Young University is about to get CRAY; Apple picking is a thing and we need to get used to it; Baby Gazelles!
Let’s get baked! Baked & Wired that is. You know, that place with those baked goods and latte art you see all over Instagram? We sat down with their general manager, Karen Gramke, to find out what’s been baking over there.
We’re pretty forward thinking over here which is why we decided it’d be a great idea to backtrack and print a newspaper. FamousDC is bringing you the realest fake news you’ve never read.
#MakingMoves by S-3 Public Affairs
Famous birthday wishes to Maureen Shanahan, Moira Bagley Smith, Mercedes Marx, Amy Harder, Brianna Keilar Lujan, Lisa Marie Boothe, Kiki Burger, Katie McBreen, Justin Germany, Brooke Brogan, Sean McDonnell, Allyson Alvaré, Rich Minner, Billy Boylston, Sarah Dunkle, Leo Kearns, Colleen Blank, Siraj Hashmi, Alana Heller, Casey Crowley and Lisa Leonard!
Mattie Duppler may have lost a bet, but she’s coming out a real winner. Support her cause here!; Earlier this week Lauren Culbertson got on a train, cruised up to NYC and then TESTIFIED IN FRONT OF THE UNITED NATIONS #DoBigThings; Elliot Berke is living his best life – one concert at a time; Where in the US is Amy Wren?; Capitol Hill misses Blair Milligan Kossen; Caleb Smith just ruined baby announcements for the rest of humanity with his amazing video; Kristen Soltis Anderson might stay in China because she’s having so much fun; Jonah Van Why is a good sport; Thank you, Cameron Cox, for the hookup!; The clock is ticking Mr. Smart; Hello Bobby Honold; Hi Edgar Estrada; Did Shawn Pasternak find the surprise on his desk yet; We like running into Andres William at lavish parties; Kaya Singleton can work a bike; Ask Christian Clymer about his karaoke hits; Dan Schneider is invited to the next EC ladies HH when Brittany Havens is invited to the next game night; Dayton the Doxie’s college didn’t teach her to not stand on the table; Alyson Chwatek is basically a Kardashian; It’s a big weekend for Carly Popovich!; T.I. came, saw and conquered DC in like less than an hour; When do we get to meet Champ Boyce Edgington; Michael Clements and Sarah Jessica Parker are BFFs; Don Ripper is a work of art; Don’t forget about the east coast, Erin Lange; Thanks for the invites to nachos Paige Gress; Is Caleb Randall-Bodman hitting up Velvet Lounge this weekend?; Emily Piech knows how to do a Nats game, ‘dogs and all; Maddie Csere successfully turned after-party into a verb this week; Hips on me, Liz DiVincentis; Dave Winfield got a new profile pic; Clay Broga is showing appreciation; Will Stephen Martinko be bringing us back a bottle of wine?; Blaise Hazelwood sent a beautiful flower arrangement; Ashley Taylor Bronczek was in a French cave that didn’t hold wine.