Punch Pick: Now on Sale: Tickets to Sips & Suppers 2015

Punch Pick: Now on Sale: Tickets to Sips & Suppers 2015

Tickets to D.C.’s biggest culinary weekend, Sips & Suppers, are now on sale. Join Joan Nathan, Alice Waters and José Andrés on January 24-25 for two extraordinary evenings of fine dining all to support the vital work of DC Central Kitchen and Martha’s Table. Sips: Saturday, January 24 | 7:30 p.m. Sips will feature top mixologists and chefs [...]

Masters of Food and Wine: What to Do with Thanksgiving Leftovers

Masters of Food and Wine: What to Do with Thanksgiving Leftovers

And we all have them, leftovers that is. That’s part of Thanksgiving tradition, having leftovers to stuff in your fridge or to send home with friends and family. I mean, who eats every single morsel on that Thursday, no matter what time you choose to dine (or how many times)? Saturday afternoon, the Park Hyatt [...]

Cady’s Alley Holiday “Pop-Up” Bazaar Is Now Open For Business

Cady’s Alley Holiday “Pop-Up” Bazaar Is Now Open For Business

The yearly “pop-up” holiday bazaar is now open for the festive season in Cady’s Alley located in Georgetown’s Design District. For the second year running, EastBanc and Jamestown are helping to make spirits bright this cheerful time of year by again hosting the original Cady’s Alley Holiday Bazaar now through Sunday, January 4. This 8,000 sf split level open [...]

Fall 2014 Entrepreneurial Celebration Featuring the Pinnacle Pitch Rocket Marketing Competition

Fall 2014 Entrepreneurial Celebration Featuring the Pinnacle Pitch Rocket Marketing Competition

  We are all about energizing entrepreneurship at the Punch and hope you will join us on December 2nd in Maryland at Howard Community College’s Center of Entrepreneurship & Business Excellence. Expect a pitch competition to be awarded that evening and great networking. The next “big thing” (and company founder) could be discovered that evening. [...]

The Still Point Wellness Spa to Open at Haven on the Lake

The Still Point Wellness Spa to Open at Haven on the Lake

On Saturday, December 6, ​the ​visionary healers behind The Still Point wellness spas, Tori Paide and Marla Peoples, will unveil the third location of their growing DC-area presence, with the launch of The Still Point at Haven on the Lake in downtown Columbia, MD. Columbia Association will open the doors to the brand-new, multi-dimensional sanctuary, located in the Whole Foods Market building. The facility will feature lakefront views overlooking scenic Lake Kittamaqundi. Health and [...]


Innovation & Technology

Fall 2014 Entrepreneurial Celebration Featuring the Pinnacle Pitch Rocket Marketing Competition

Fall 2014 Entrepreneurial Celebration Featuring the Pinnacle Pitch Rocket Marketing Competition

  We are all about energizing entrepreneurship at the Punch and hope you will join us on December 2nd in Maryland at Howard Community College’s Center of Entrepreneurship & Business Excellence. Expect a pitch competition to be awarded that evening and great networking. The next “big thing” (and company founder) could be discovered that evening. [...]

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Food & Drink

Punch Pick: Now on Sale: Tickets to Sips & Suppers 2015

Punch Pick: Now on Sale: Tickets to Sips & Suppers 2015

Tickets to D.C.’s biggest culinary weekend, Sips & Suppers, are now on sale. Join Joan Nathan, Alice Waters and José Andrés on January 24-25 for two extraordinary evenings of fine dining all to support the vital work of DC Central Kitchen and Martha’s Table. Sips: Saturday, January 24 | 7:30 p.m. Sips will feature top mixologists and chefs [...]

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Fashion & Design

Cady’s Alley Holiday “Pop-Up” Bazaar Is Now Open For Business

Cady’s Alley Holiday “Pop-Up” Bazaar Is Now Open For Business

The yearly “pop-up” holiday bazaar is now open for the festive season in Cady’s Alley located in Georgetown’s Design District. For the second year running, EastBanc and Jamestown are helping to make spirits bright this cheerful time of year by again hosting the original Cady’s Alley Holiday Bazaar now through Sunday, January 4. This 8,000 sf split level open [...]

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Out & About

Dinner and a Movie at the new Westfield Montgomery

Dinner and a Movie at the new Westfield Montgomery

Post by Punch CorrespondentLoreana S. Gonzalez Lazzarini We decided to venture for a quick 30 minute drive outside DC and ended up in the new Westfield Montgomery Mall. The evening began with a reception at Met Bethesda with hors d’oeuvres and cocktails.  The restaurant has a 120-seat dining room and a 40-seat bar with American dishes mostly [...]

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Punch Pick: Now on Sale: Tickets to Sips & Suppers 2015

Punch Pick: Now on Sale: Tickets to Sips & Suppers 2015

Tickets to D.C.’s biggest culinary weekend, Sips & Suppers, are now on sale. Join Joan Nathan, Alice Waters and José Andrés on January 24-25 for two extraordinary evenings of fine dining all to support the vital work of DC Central Kitchen and Martha’s Table. Sips: Saturday, January 24 | 7:30 p.m. Sips will feature top mixologists and chefs [...]

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Masters of Food and Wine: What to Do with Thanksgiving Leftovers

Masters of Food and Wine: What to Do with Thanksgiving Leftovers

And we all have them, leftovers that is. That’s part of Thanksgiving tradition, having leftovers to stuff in your fridge or to send home with friends and family. I mean, who eats every single morsel on that Thursday, no matter what time you choose to dine (or how many times)? Saturday afternoon, the Park Hyatt [...]

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Cady’s Alley Holiday “Pop-Up” Bazaar Is Now Open For Business

Cady’s Alley Holiday “Pop-Up” Bazaar Is Now Open For Business

The yearly “pop-up” holiday bazaar is now open for the festive season in Cady’s Alley located in Georgetown’s Design District. For the second year running, EastBanc and Jamestown are helping to make spirits bright this cheerful time of year by again hosting the original Cady’s Alley Holiday Bazaar now through Sunday, January 4. This 8,000 sf split level open [...]

read more

Fall 2014 Entrepreneurial Celebration Featuring the Pinnacle Pitch Rocket Marketing Competition

Fall 2014 Entrepreneurial Celebration Featuring the Pinnacle Pitch Rocket Marketing Competition

  We are all about energizing entrepreneurship at the Punch and hope you will join us on December 2nd in Maryland at Howard Community College’s Center of Entrepreneurship & Business Excellence. Expect a pitch competition to be awarded that evening and great networking. The next “big thing” (and company founder) could be discovered that evening. [...]

read more

The Still Point Wellness Spa to Open at Haven on the Lake

The Still Point Wellness Spa to Open at Haven on the Lake

On Saturday, December 6, ​the ​visionary healers behind The Still Point wellness spas, Tori Paide and Marla Peoples, will unveil the third location of their growing DC-area presence, with the launch of The Still Point at Haven on the Lake in downtown Columbia, MD. Columbia Association will open the doors to the brand-new, multi-dimensional sanctuary, located in the Whole Foods Market building. The facility will feature lakefront views overlooking scenic Lake Kittamaqundi. Health and [...]

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Bullfrog Bagels Takeover at Tryst Coffeehouse

Bullfrog Bagels Takeover at Tryst Coffeehouse

Tryst Coffeehouse, Bar & Lounge, located in the heart of Adams Morgan is proud to announce a Bullfrog Bagels takeover this Saturday, November 22nd, where they will be offering a limited amount of DC’s much buzzed about Bullfrog Bagels for purchase from 6:30 a.m. until supplies last. Tryst, a coffeehouse in Adams Morgan, opened its [...]

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Dinner and a Movie at the new Westfield Montgomery

Dinner and a Movie at the new Westfield Montgomery

Post by Punch CorrespondentLoreana S. Gonzalez Lazzarini We decided to venture for a quick 30 minute drive outside DC and ended up in the new Westfield Montgomery Mall. The evening began with a reception at Met Bethesda with hors d’oeuvres and cocktails.  The restaurant has a 120-seat dining room and a 40-seat bar with American dishes mostly [...]

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Enjoy Christmas on the Potomac via the Gaylord National

Enjoy Christmas on the Potomac via the Gaylord National

By Punch Correspondent Melinda Contreras  Though Thanksgiving is still a week away, Christmas is officially here thanks to the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center. We were recently invited to check out some of the  Christmas festivities available from now through January 4, 2015, including ICE! featuring Frosty the Snowman, Gingy’s Gingerbread Decorating, the Peeps [...]

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FRESHFARM Markets’ Week Long Thanksgiving Food Drive Kicks Off Today

FRESHFARM Markets’ Week Long Thanksgiving Food Drive Kicks Off Today

By Punch Correspondent Melinda Contreras  Beginning today, seven of the thirteen FRESHFARM Markets locations will be accepting donations in order to provide our neighbors in need with a farm fresh meal this Thanksgiving. Unopened shelf stable pantry items of any kind will happily be accepted, but the primary goal of this food drive is to provide [...]

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The Huxley Celebrates Two Years in DC

The Huxley Celebrates Two Years in DC

And to think I discouraged Ryan Seelbach from opening a nightclub in the District when he came to me a few years ago for frank advice, as referred by an old nightlife friend (and Ryan’s business partner) Eric Lund. Hey, what do I know? I’m too old to hang out in nightclubs! The private event [...]

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Punch Profiles: People to Know / 7 Questions with The Gussy Founder Jamie Brown Hantman

Punch Profiles: People to Know / 7 Questions with The Gussy Founder Jamie Brown Hantman

As I write this, I’m seated on the second floor of one of my favorite Georgetown cafes (I won’t share with you which one because I love the intimacy and privacy of this spot). I gaze out the steamed window. It’s raining in sheets. Really, it can only be defined as “sheets of water” being [...]

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DC Central Kitchen’s 11th Annual Capital Food Fight Raises $700,000 for DC Central Kitchen

DC Central Kitchen’s 11th Annual Capital Food Fight Raises $700,000 for DC Central Kitchen

By Punch Correspondent Sarah Griswold  On one of the busiest evenings of the month (Veteran’s Day) the 11th annual Capital Food Fight honoring the 25th anniversary of DC Central Kitchen took place, no not on the National Mall, but rather within the prestigious Ronald Reagan Building. Celebrity chefs and local luminaries hosted the impressive crowd of more [...]

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