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Kathryn Lyons

Kathryn Lyons

#Tomorrow We’ll be at Dock5 at Union Market from 10a-6p getting our #FamousMerch on for the Junior League of Washington’s 59th Annual Holiday Shops benefiting local non-profits here in the District! Get your tickets here. #Weekend Awesome events: There’s a new museum in town – The Museum of the Bible opens …

#ThankYou Thank you to all those who have served our country, those who continue to serve, and those that have made the ultimate sacrifice to defend her and our freedoms. #SaveTheDate Come by and cross off your Holiday shopping list at FamousDC’s pop-up shop at Union Market on Saturday, November …

#SaveTheDate Don’t worry it’s not for another one of your friend’s weddings – it’s for FamousDC’s pop-up shop at Union Market on Saturday, November 18th. Come by and knock out your Holiday shopping list. More details to come. #GuestEditor Nicole Tieman Press Secretary / Freelance photographer / Dog mom #Weekend …

  #Weekend Awesome events: Don’t miss out on the chance to scare yourself at PUB Dread before it’s dead; When you wanna go out, but don’t feel like dressing up – the Rosslyn Harvest Fest is more a celebration of fall than it is just Halloween; If you hate laughing and feeling all kinds …

#Weekend Awesome events: Celebrate the awesome work of Living Classrooms of the National Capital Region tonight at #NightAtThePoint; Walk among the dead at Capitol Hill’s Congressional Cemetery; The White House Garden is decked out in fall; Seafood, eat food at the Chesapeake Oyster & Beer Festival; The Smithsonian Renwick Gallery: Murder …

#Weekend Awesome events: The kickoff continues this weekend for the newest hood in DC, The Wharf; Pub Dread awaits your impending demise; You don’t have to be drunk to feel like you’re going above and below this weekend at Dupont Circle (but you can be); Meridian Hill Park is hosting a …

#HeyThere It wasn’t long ago that we met you here at the top of our newsletter asking you to do us a favor – to be kind to someone. Well, we’re going to do it again because a.) we just added this cool little text box and we need to fill it with …

#Weekend Awesome events: There’s sooooo much room for activities at DPR Rec Day; October means Shocktober for anyone willing to get ghosted; LOL alert: Brendon Walsh and Randy Liedtke from Comedy Central are bringing you the belly laughs this weekend; Bruno Mars is in DC tonight as part of his 24k …

FamousDC Brings Back Newspapers Media outlet works hard to bring people the news they need and want Washington, DC – FamousDC again hit the streets to pass out hundreds of copies of the second edition of its exclusive print newspaper. The second edition features an analysis of networking coffee conversations, …

#Weekend 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 …

#Food We thought that might get your attention. Now that we have it, be sure to mark your calendar for FamousDC’s next Food For Thought on September 29. Bring your appetite, an open mind and get ready for some food and some thought. Save your seat here. #Weekend Awesome events: I …

Hillary. You’ve heard that name quite a bit lately, but fear not, we’re bringing you a newer, fresher version. If you haven’t heard the good news, Hillary Alvaré has just joined the FamousDC team as the Director of Partnerships so we partnered with her to bring you our newest Famous …

#Weekend Awesome events: LOL alert: Trevor Noah is at the Kennedy Center and Tank is at the Howard Theatre tonight; DC Shorts Festival kicked off this week – and no we’re not talking about your summer wardrobe (RIP); Tomorrow is a good day to check out the 202 Arts and Music …

A new addition to the FamousDC and American Gaming Association event roster has been added. The two teams joined forces last night to kick off the most wonderful time of the year: NFL football. Bipartisan politics were placed offsides for a few hours so that guests could focus on a …

Meet Karin Tanabe – she’s a former POLITICO reporter turned fiction writer whose books reel you into another place and time you thought only existed in history books and movies. Karin just released her fourth novel, The Diplomat’s Daughter, about three young people forced on a journey in the face …