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Kathryn Lyons

Kathryn Lyons

#Weekend Weather: Grab your umbrellas y’all. If you’re looking for sun, you’re gonna have to wait a whole two days for it. Friday and Saturday are bringing you more rain than you want before drying up and brightening your Sunday. Awesome events: Enjoy the Friday night lights at Nats Park; Jason Zinoman

They say “the more you eat, the more you know.” Err…sorry, we say that. Which is why we’ve continued to host a luncheon series on Capitol Hill made for staffers and interns alike. Last Friday FamousDC hosted our second installment in our lunch-and-learn series, titled, “Food For Thought”. The conversation

#Weekend Awesome events: Today, we’re all Belgian; You better be DAMN. ready for tonight; We like brunch, dessert, and brunch that’s basically dessert; Catch a flick about China’s most famous international artist; Here’s a guide to outdoor movie screenings in DC; Uhh Yeah Dude; The King and I will be at

#Weekend Awesome events: Happy Bastille Day, America!; Attention, music lovers! Tonight take your pick of My Morning Jacket at Merriweather Post Pavilion or James Taylor and Bonnie Raitt at Nats Park; Beat this heat with a refreshing, homemade gin ricky; Don’t cry because the week is over – wine about

#Weekend Awesome events: The Hip-Hop Theater Festival makes moves in DC this weekend; John Heffron won the second season of “Last Comic Standing” and he’s in DC this weekend to show you how; Harry Potter turns 20 and the National Symphony Orchestra is performing at his birthday party at Wolf Trap;

#Weekend Awesome events: Maybe Ben Folds and the National Symphony Orchestra will perform some songs for the dumped tonight at the Kennedy Center; Budweiser and baseball tonight? Say no more; Get folked up this Saturday; The beach is closer than you think; Because we live in the nation’s capital and we

#Weekend Awesome events: PSA: it’s National Eat At A Food Truck Day; Stop everything. There’s a water balloon fight on Saturday; The Giant National Capital Barbecue is the biggest Barbecue Battle you’ll ever experience; Laugh your way through an almost accurate guide to America featuring the comedians of The Second City;

  If a 37-year-old man shows up at your doorstep and asks you for an internship, should you give it to him? No. The answer is no. We learned that the hard way when we gave Josh, a 37-year-old from Alabama, a shot at an internship in Washington, DC. We

#Weekend Awesome events: Whether for Father’s Day or just because it’ll be awesome — don’t miss (bottomless) Brunch on the Baselines at Nats Park this Sunday; Truckeroo is back tonight at The Bullpen; Everything gets better with the Grateful Dead so head to Gypsy Sally’s on Saturday night for a boost

#Weekend Awesome events: Satisfy that sweet tooth this weekend at DC’s first and only edible cookie dough confectionery, The Cookie Jar DC!; Half of Simon and Garfunkel will be performing tonight at Merriweather Post Pavilion (hint: it’s not Garfunkel); Get jazzy and snazzy with us at DC Jazz Festival; Don’t miss

#Weekend   Awesome events: Savor the weekend at the gold standard of beer festivals today and tomorrow; Rock out with White Ford Bronco tonight at the Bullpen DC!; LOL with Frank Caliendo tonight through the weekend at DC Improv Comedy Club; Or jam with Lupe Fiasco at the 9:30 Club tonight;

#Weekend Awesome events: There’s absolutely no better way to kick off Memorial Day weekend than with a 90s dance party; May the force be with you…Saturday at Nats Park; Whoopi Goldberg wants to make you laugh tomorrow night; Just in case your parents decide to grace you with a surprise visit;

#Weekend Awesome events: Happy opening day of Jazz in the Garden! Bring your umbrella; Go to church tonight – Eric Church that is (but do go to church church on Sunday); Name something you want more than spring, wine and sunsets. Don’t answer that; Horse around tomorrow at the 2017 Preakness

Famous Five – Association of American Railroads Former New York Jet Keith Fitzhugh knows firsthand that the Association of American Railroads is working every day to keep America on track. Watch our #FamousFive with Keith to find out how #FreightRailWorks for you!

#MANAGINGEDITOR   KATHRYN LYONS Managing Editor for FamousDC Weather: We’re not gonna rain on your weekend parade because Mother Nature already has that covered. Expect a super cloudy day with rain this afternoon and tonight. With highs in the 50s and lows in the 40s, temps today are lower than usual.