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Kathryn Lyons

Kathryn Lyons

FamousDC held a press conference after hosting an NFL Kickoff with the American Gaming Association. It went, well, just how you’d imagine any press conference going.

#Weekend Awesome events: We don’t know about you, but we love food and trucks. Truckeroo is adding extra dates and tonight is one of them!; If you’re into really cool digital stuff (what digital stuff isn’t cool?), Playlist Live kicks off today in DC; Yeah, it’s LDW, but sometimes you don’t …

Proud WVU professor Josh Habursky is one hard working dude – and you gotta be if you’re going to claim DC as your home base (especially for tax purposes). In addition to his day job as the Director of Advocacy for ICBA, he’s the founder of the next biggest grassroots professional …

#Weekend Awesome events: Get your fill of LOLs all weekend long; Even at Capital Laughs on H Street!; Catch some Purple Rain tonight at the 9:30 club; Take yourself out to the ball game (against the Mets); Brookland has crabs; You officially have no excuse not to learn how to salsa …

What happens when you give a bunch of kids more cookies than they’ve ever dreamed of? Kidding Around: Barracks Row | How to Halloween 

If you don’t know Michael Clements (shame), then you’re about to find out – and not just because he gave us the scoop on his life and access to his (pretty sweet) Instagram, but because his name is about to infiltrate your life and what should be one of your …

#BeforeYouScroll We at FamousDC believe in uplifting and shining a bright light when it sometimes feels dim, we believe in standing up for what is right, challenging what is wrong, and most of all, we believe in the power of good people. So we’d like to ask all you good …

Thank you to everyone that came by for some free root beer floats made by Goodies Frozen Custard and Treats, and the latest FamousDC newspaper!

#Weekend Awesome events: Lace up your Keds – it’s 90s night at Nats Park as the Nationals take on the San Fran Giants; Rosé your way to the Summer Soirée today at the Ritz Carlton; A bubble race?! You have to see it to bub-lieve it – tomorrow at RFK; 3 …

#Weekend Awesome events: Michelle Branch will help you relive all your early-2000 dreams tonight; One good way to watch the sun go down is via Del Campo at Dusk; Happy birthday, Mr. (former) President; Join George Lopez on his stand-up comedy tour The Comedy Get Down tonight at the Kennedy Center; …

#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; …