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The Public Affairs Council’s 2019 Advocacy Conference just wrapped and it turned out to be the most successful one yet! With over 400 professionals gathering in Key West, Floria – seeking both sunshine and inspiration – the conference offered a rewarding program and an opportunity to network with the sharpest …

Overview: It’s the most wonderful time of the year. We are less than a week from Hot 99.5’s iHeartRadio Jingle Ball 2018. This year’s Jingle Ball takes place on Monday, December 10, 2018, at the Capital One Arena in Washington, DC. Every Jingle Ball is a little different, but consistently …

In the DMV area, there is no shortage of events. Hey, we even host a few. Looking past the networking happy hours and lunch and learn sessions this month, we want to highlight a few charitable events during this month of giving. These events and many others are not only …

With all the election analysis we’ve endured this week, the Public Affairs Council had a bit of fun and asked their community about their favorite election night traditions. Below are some of our favorite answers: What are your plans for election night? “Hope and tequila” “Watching the results at home …

Join us as we take a ride with a fascinating guest. Can you guess what she does prior to her revealing her job?

#FamousFarewell Friends and fam, After nearly 3 incredible years with FamousDC, it’s time for me to bid you all a famous farewell. It’s not a forever goodbye – the FamousDC crew will need to issue a restraining order before I’m completely out of their hair – it’s a “see you …

#Weekend Awesome events: What’s Labor Day weekend without a little pop and country music? Niall Horan and Maren Morris can show you tonight at Jiffy Lube Live; Steve Byrne is bringing the funny to DC Improv this weekend; And comedian Hasan Minaj will be doing the same on Saturday night!; Anacostia …

#Weekend Awesome events: Is it Friday yet? Yes, yes it is. Arsenio Hall is bringing the funny to DC Improv tonight and tomorrow. The laughs come free with the purchase of tickets; Wanna try something new this weekend? Fairfax Comic Con is hosting its first ever convention. (Dressing up strongly encouraged); …

#Weekend Awesome events: Did you know that a lot of paydays strategically fall on Fridays so that you blow all your money over the weekend, forcing you to go back to work on Monday because you have none left? It’s true – we read it on the internet; Here are several …

Audrey Henson was a lot of us when we first moved to DC: eager, ambitious, ready to take on the world — and also broke. She struggled as an intern working on Capitol Hill and recognized that she wasn’t the only one. That’s why she started College to Congress — so she …

#Weekend Awesome events: It’s time to let out your cotton-candy-lovin’ inner-kid out at the Montgomery County Agricultural Fair!; Black Card Declined combines stand-up comedy and game show feels about Black culture for a night to get learnt and LOL; Lose your sanity on Friday and Saturday – and regain it on …

#ThankYou You guys – my inbox broke yesterday thanks to all of you who sent in tips for today’s newsletter. Get ready to witness what might be the largest #FamousForDC section in Round Up history. Thank you to everyone who contributed and a special thanks to my dad for always …

Ah, recess. The glorious time of year when Hill staffers can take a guilt-free vacation, catch up on backburner projects, and binge on extra-long lunches. I don’t know about you guys, but it totally restores my enthusiasm about becoming a full-fledged adult. And, despite still having ‘work’ to do, this …

#FamousFollow WYD this weekend? Anything fun? Anything boring? Perfect 😎. Tag us in your pictures and use the hashtag #FamousWeekend so we can live vicariously through your fun plans and maybe even show up at the spot you’re at…or not because that’d be weird. #Weekend Awesome events: In case you missed our …