Care for Kids Card Program Benefitting Children’s National Starts TODAY

Care for Kids Card Program Benefitting Children’s National Starts TODAY

And goes through Sunday, October 26th. So get your $50 card and get shopping! Wednesday night we ventured into Georgetown (braving the torrential downpour) to check out Ann Hand’s newest jewelry outpost on Prospect Street, NW (across from Peacock Cafe). Here, attendees perused the gems, stone, and sparkling accessories while sipping champagne. As an incentive to [...]

Muriel Bowser at DC Vote Champions of Democracy Awards Gala

Muriel Bowser at DC Vote Champions of Democracy Awards Gala

On Wednesday night, Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) and councilmembers Muriel Bowser and David Catania were among the familiar faces on-hand to support DC Vote’s Champions of Democracy Awards Gala. The national educational and advocacy organization hosted their annual fete in the Thomas Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress. Over 300 guests attended the soiree, including Deputy Mayor for Health and Human Services BB Otero, councilmembers Anita Bonds and Vincent Orange, the University of the District of Columbia President James [...]

Magnificent Intentions Festival Brings Three Days of DC Music to Iota Club and Cafe

Magnificent Intentions Festival Brings Three Days of DC Music to Iota Club and Cafe

By Punch Preview Correspondent Lindsey Clark  “…It is sometimes called the City of Magnificent Distances, but it might with greater propriety be termed the City of Magnificent Intentions.” — Charles Dickens The quote which serves as the inspiration behind the name of the three day music festival about to hit Iota this weekend comes from [...]

The Circus Life Festival is Pairing Local Music With Local Wine This Weekend

The Circus Life Festival is Pairing Local Music With Local Wine This Weekend

By Punch Preview Correspondent Lindsey Clark  Just when you thought there was no better pairing than wine and chocolate, DC-based podcast The Circus Life is teaming up with Quattro Goombas winery to serve up a selection of some of the area’s best local wine and music for the first ever The Circus Life Festival on [...]

DC Craft Beer Festival Winter Harvest Comes to DC Convention Center

DC Craft Beer Festival Winter Harvest Comes to DC Convention Center

Ever feel intimidated or just confused about the numerous beer offerings when you go out for dinner or drinks? You aren’t alone, after all craft beer and microbreweries are all the rage in the U.S. Sales are up 18% according to the Brewers Association. Lucky for we consumers, the DC Craft Beer Festival Winter Harvest [...]


Innovation & Technology

A Fabulous Fall Giveaway: a Scosche boomBOTTLE and a Fitbit Pink ZIP Wireless Activity Tracker

A Fabulous Fall Giveaway: a Scosche boomBOTTLE and a Fitbit Pink ZIP Wireless Activity Tracker

October in DC – what could be better? The leaves are changing, the humidity is back to bearable levels. Washingtonians are enjoying their time outside, tailgating before Redskins games, going for brisk walks or runs and checking out the latest restaurants. Whether you’re gearing up for next weekends’ Marine Corps Marathon or just want to [...]

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Food & Drink

DC Craft Beer Festival Winter Harvest Comes to DC Convention Center

DC Craft Beer Festival Winter Harvest Comes to DC Convention Center

Ever feel intimidated or just confused about the numerous beer offerings when you go out for dinner or drinks? You aren’t alone, after all craft beer and microbreweries are all the rage in the U.S. Sales are up 18% according to the Brewers Association. Lucky for we consumers, the DC Craft Beer Festival Winter Harvest [...]

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Fashion & Design

Care for Kids Card Program Benefitting Children’s National Starts TODAY

Care for Kids Card Program Benefitting Children’s National Starts TODAY

And goes through Sunday, October 26th. So get your $50 card and get shopping! Wednesday night we ventured into Georgetown (braving the torrential downpour) to check out Ann Hand’s newest jewelry outpost on Prospect Street, NW (across from Peacock Cafe). Here, attendees perused the gems, stone, and sparkling accessories while sipping champagne. As an incentive to [...]

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Out & About

Muriel Bowser at DC Vote Champions of Democracy Awards Gala

Muriel Bowser at DC Vote Champions of Democracy Awards Gala

On Wednesday night, Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) and councilmembers Muriel Bowser and David Catania were among the familiar faces on-hand to support DC Vote’s Champions of Democracy Awards Gala. The national educational and advocacy organization hosted their annual fete in the Thomas Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress. Over 300 guests attended the soiree, including Deputy Mayor for Health and Human Services BB Otero, councilmembers Anita Bonds and Vincent Orange, the University of the District of Columbia President James [...]

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Recent Articles

Care for Kids Card Program Benefitting Children’s National Starts TODAY

Care for Kids Card Program Benefitting Children’s National Starts TODAY

And goes through Sunday, October 26th. So get your $50 card and get shopping! Wednesday night we ventured into Georgetown (braving the torrential downpour) to check out Ann Hand’s newest jewelry outpost on Prospect Street, NW (across from Peacock Cafe). Here, attendees perused the gems, stone, and sparkling accessories while sipping champagne. As an incentive to [...]

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Muriel Bowser at DC Vote Champions of Democracy Awards Gala

Muriel Bowser at DC Vote Champions of Democracy Awards Gala

On Wednesday night, Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) and councilmembers Muriel Bowser and David Catania were among the familiar faces on-hand to support DC Vote’s Champions of Democracy Awards Gala. The national educational and advocacy organization hosted their annual fete in the Thomas Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress. Over 300 guests attended the soiree, including Deputy Mayor for Health and Human Services BB Otero, councilmembers Anita Bonds and Vincent Orange, the University of the District of Columbia President James [...]

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Magnificent Intentions Festival Brings Three Days of DC Music to Iota Club and Cafe

Magnificent Intentions Festival Brings Three Days of DC Music to Iota Club and Cafe

By Punch Preview Correspondent Lindsey Clark  “…It is sometimes called the City of Magnificent Distances, but it might with greater propriety be termed the City of Magnificent Intentions.” — Charles Dickens The quote which serves as the inspiration behind the name of the three day music festival about to hit Iota this weekend comes from [...]

read more

The Circus Life Festival is Pairing Local Music With Local Wine This Weekend

The Circus Life Festival is Pairing Local Music With Local Wine This Weekend

By Punch Preview Correspondent Lindsey Clark  Just when you thought there was no better pairing than wine and chocolate, DC-based podcast The Circus Life is teaming up with Quattro Goombas winery to serve up a selection of some of the area’s best local wine and music for the first ever The Circus Life Festival on [...]

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DC Craft Beer Festival Winter Harvest Comes to DC Convention Center

DC Craft Beer Festival Winter Harvest Comes to DC Convention Center

Ever feel intimidated or just confused about the numerous beer offerings when you go out for dinner or drinks? You aren’t alone, after all craft beer and microbreweries are all the rage in the U.S. Sales are up 18% according to the Brewers Association. Lucky for we consumers, the DC Craft Beer Festival Winter Harvest [...]

read more

A Fabulous Fall Giveaway: a Scosche boomBOTTLE and a Fitbit Pink ZIP Wireless Activity Tracker

A Fabulous Fall Giveaway: a Scosche boomBOTTLE and a Fitbit Pink ZIP Wireless Activity Tracker

October in DC – what could be better? The leaves are changing, the humidity is back to bearable levels. Washingtonians are enjoying their time outside, tailgating before Redskins games, going for brisk walks or runs and checking out the latest restaurants. Whether you’re gearing up for next weekends’ Marine Corps Marathon or just want to [...]

read more

‘Tis the Season (To Book Your Holiday Fete & Feeding Reservations)

‘Tis the Season (To Book Your Holiday Fete & Feeding Reservations)

I admit I’m biased. I mean there’s even a Pamela’s Punch cocktail on the menu, so naturally I’m pushing Blue Duck Tavern and the Park Hyatt Washington, not to mention they are a Punch Partner and I’ve been friends with the property’s management and staff since its grand reopening in February 2007. So here’s a [...]

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Harman Center for the Arts Gala and the Shakespeare Theatre Company Season

Harman Center for the Arts Gala and the Shakespeare Theatre Company Season

On Sunday October 5th, the Tony-award winning Shakespeare Theatre Company (STC) held its annual Harman Center for the Arts Gala Awards and Dinner Gala. The always spectacular event which centers around the who’s who of Washington’s performing arts scene, took place first at Sidney Harman Hall with the a champagne reception, performances and award ceremony.  Guests then walked [...]

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SKWR kabobline to Open Spring 2015

SKWR kabobline to Open Spring 2015

  Is there no end to all of these food establishments opening in DC? I hope not. I haven’t even stepped foot in a quarter of these new restaurants and bars that are popping up all over. A new convenient kabob place, SKWR that will be found at 14th & K Street, NW, opening spring [...]

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The Mercedes-Benz MB Evolution Tour Makes a Stop at the National Building Museum

The Mercedes-Benz MB Evolution Tour Makes a Stop at the National Building Museum

By Punch Correspondent Melinda Contreras  Last Thursday evening, Mercedes-Benz brought their nine-market music tour, the MB Evolution Tour, to the National Building Museum. Featuring rotating headlining performances by Young the Giant, Alabama Shakes, and Mayer Hawthorne, DC area residents were treated to a free performance by Young the Giant. Residents snagged tickets for the free performance by [...]

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#UCloveslocal: Urban Country to Host Special 23rd Anniversary Event to Benefit Area Wounded Soldiers

#UCloveslocal: Urban Country to Host Special 23rd Anniversary Event to Benefit Area Wounded Soldiers

Join Pamela’s Punch at Urban Country in Bethesda on Thursday, October 30th from 6:30pm – 9:30pm for a momentous occasion. Not only is the home furnishings and design retailer celebrating 23 years (quite a feat!) of providing luxury interior design and fine home furnishings to the national capital region, the locally-owned quintessential boutique for countryside and urban [...]

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Attention Beer Lovers: Drink the World Beer Festival is Coming to DAR Constitution Hall

Attention Beer Lovers: Drink the World Beer Festival is Coming to DAR Constitution Hall

Drink the World Beer Festival is your passport to unlimited pours of specialty craft beers from around the world, including favorites from the local brewing scene. Navigate your way through an interactive world of beer at the historic DAR Constitution Hall featuring 80+ beers from over 40 countries. Have your pick of either Friday or [...]

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