#RegalCheesie : Regal Cinemas and Tostitos Challenge Us to Get Cheesy

Hey cheese loving party people, Regal Cinemas is hosting a cheesy selfie contest on Twitter and Instagram. From now until August 11th Regal Cinemas and Tostitos are searching for the cheesiest selfie to crown THE ROYAL CHEESIE and fly them out to Hollywood for a VIP weekend. Submit your cheesiest selfie and you’ll also score free Regal Cinemas [...]

Taste of Georgetown Turns the Big 21 : Saturday September 13

Taste of Georgetown Turns the Big 21 : Saturday September 13

Save the date for the annual Taste of Georgetown on Saturday, September 13th (noon-5pm). Not only does this anticipated epicurean festival turn a certain age *21*, but it also moves for the first time from Wisconsin Avenue to K Street, along the scenic Georgetown Waterfront. This longstanding event in Georgetown is hosted by the Georgetown BID and [...]

Congrats to the #RefusetoLose #WashKastles 2014 Mylan World TeamTennis Champions

Congrats to the #RefusetoLose #WashKastles 2014 Mylan World TeamTennis Champions

For the fourth consecutive year, the now 5 time-Mylan World TeamTennis Champions, our very own Washington Kastles took the 2014 King Trophy on Sunday in Springfield, Missouri. The team which had intensely practiced to face its toughest opponent, beat the Springfield Lasers with a five-set sweep: 25-13. Owner Mark Ein remarked on WTOP Monday morning how proud [...]

“Carrie: The Musical” Brings the Horror to Studio Theatre

“Carrie: The Musical” Brings the Horror to Studio Theatre

By Punch Preview Correspondent Lindsey Clark  It’s no secret that I’m not generally a fan of the horror genre. Call me a ninny (which is fine, because it’s totally true), but I’ve just never really gotten behind the idea of willingly signing up to be scared to death by science experiments gone wrong, emotionally troubled men in hockey [...]

Openings: Sauf Haus Bier Hall in Dupont Circle

Openings: Sauf Haus Bier Hall in Dupont Circle

Washingtonians are known for loving their wine, Scotch, bubbles and yes, beer. And we mean special beers, not your run-of-the-mill-can-find-anywhere types of beers. So the new guy in the hood, Sauf Haus Bier Hall, located at the corner of Jefferson and Connecticut Avenues in Dupont Circle, is a welcome venue. The upscale tavern features a 2000 [...]


Innovation & Technology

Calling All Entrepreneurs: Conscious Venture Lab Opening Next National Application Round

Calling All Entrepreneurs: Conscious Venture Lab Opening Next National Application Round

Conscious Venture Lab (CVLab) the Accelerator of the David B. Wolfe Institute for Conscious Entrepreneurship, in partnership with the Howard County Economic Development Authority (HCEDA), is opening its next application round to entrepreneurs from around the country. “As we near the end of our first cohort the CVLab is poised to become one of the [...]

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Food & Drink

Taste of Georgetown Turns the Big 21 : Saturday September 13

Taste of Georgetown Turns the Big 21 : Saturday September 13

Save the date for the annual Taste of Georgetown on Saturday, September 13th (noon-5pm). Not only does this anticipated epicurean festival turn a certain age *21*, but it also moves for the first time from Wisconsin Avenue to K Street, along the scenic Georgetown Waterfront. This longstanding event in Georgetown is hosted by the Georgetown BID and [...]

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Fashion & Design

The City of Lights Sparkles Even More with Tiffany & Co.’s New Store

The City of Lights Sparkles Even More with Tiffany & Co.’s New Store

This month, mes amis at Tiffany & Co. celebrated the opening of a stunning new location found at 62, avenue des Champs-Elysées, the renowned boulevard in Paris. From its façade lit with Tiffany Blue to its gracious interior, the store reflects the company’s global reputation as a luxury brand and a 177-year history that includes Paris, [...]

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Out & About

#MyDCRooftop : The Embassy Row Hotel Rooftop Opening Party

#MyDCRooftop : The Embassy Row Hotel Rooftop Opening Party

The weather was absolutely idyllic for a rooftop party, thus we came out in droves to launch the first stage of the Embassy Row Hotel’s facelift process last Wednesday evening. Known as a hip place to hide out (also see, be seen and view Dupont Circle’s happenings) back in the 80′s and 90′s, the property [...]

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Recent Articles

#RegalCheesie : Regal Cinemas and Tostitos Challenge Us to Get Cheesy

Hey cheese loving party people, Regal Cinemas is hosting a cheesy selfie contest on Twitter and Instagram. From now until August 11th Regal Cinemas and Tostitos are searching for the cheesiest selfie to crown THE ROYAL CHEESIE and fly them out to Hollywood for a VIP weekend. Submit your cheesiest selfie and you’ll also score free Regal Cinemas [...]

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Taste of Georgetown Turns the Big 21 : Saturday September 13

Taste of Georgetown Turns the Big 21 : Saturday September 13

Save the date for the annual Taste of Georgetown on Saturday, September 13th (noon-5pm). Not only does this anticipated epicurean festival turn a certain age *21*, but it also moves for the first time from Wisconsin Avenue to K Street, along the scenic Georgetown Waterfront. This longstanding event in Georgetown is hosted by the Georgetown BID and [...]

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Congrats to the #RefusetoLose #WashKastles 2014 Mylan World TeamTennis Champions

Congrats to the #RefusetoLose #WashKastles 2014 Mylan World TeamTennis Champions

For the fourth consecutive year, the now 5 time-Mylan World TeamTennis Champions, our very own Washington Kastles took the 2014 King Trophy on Sunday in Springfield, Missouri. The team which had intensely practiced to face its toughest opponent, beat the Springfield Lasers with a five-set sweep: 25-13. Owner Mark Ein remarked on WTOP Monday morning how proud [...]

read more

“Carrie: The Musical” Brings the Horror to Studio Theatre

“Carrie: The Musical” Brings the Horror to Studio Theatre

By Punch Preview Correspondent Lindsey Clark  It’s no secret that I’m not generally a fan of the horror genre. Call me a ninny (which is fine, because it’s totally true), but I’ve just never really gotten behind the idea of willingly signing up to be scared to death by science experiments gone wrong, emotionally troubled men in hockey [...]

read more

Openings: Sauf Haus Bier Hall in Dupont Circle

Openings: Sauf Haus Bier Hall in Dupont Circle

Washingtonians are known for loving their wine, Scotch, bubbles and yes, beer. And we mean special beers, not your run-of-the-mill-can-find-anywhere types of beers. So the new guy in the hood, Sauf Haus Bier Hall, located at the corner of Jefferson and Connecticut Avenues in Dupont Circle, is a welcome venue. The upscale tavern features a 2000 [...]

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Twelve Days of Christmas, Inc.’s Party with a Purpose : Cocktails@Sunset

Twelve Days of Christmas, Inc.’s Party with a Purpose : Cocktails@Sunset

The DC Metro Chapter of the Twelve Days of Christmas, Inc.’s annual summer soiree “Cocktails@Sunset” on Thursday, August 7th from 6 to 10 p.m. at Baby Wale (1124 9th St. NW across from the Convention Center.) 100% of donations from this event will be used to purchase back-to-school supplies for families in need in D.C., [...]

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Weekend Punch Pick: Gatsby Inspired Soiree at Capitale

Weekend Punch Pick: Gatsby Inspired Soiree at Capitale

It’s time to get out your flapper dresses and sparkly headpieces and your dapper suits and bow-ties! Local actress Velta Moore will launch her namesake production company VM Faces Production with a Gatsby inspired soiree at Capitale. Carrying out the theme, guests will be treated to a live dance performances by Fred Astaire Dance Studio, [...]

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#MyDCRooftop : The Embassy Row Hotel Rooftop Opening Party

#MyDCRooftop : The Embassy Row Hotel Rooftop Opening Party

The weather was absolutely idyllic for a rooftop party, thus we came out in droves to launch the first stage of the Embassy Row Hotel’s facelift process last Wednesday evening. Known as a hip place to hide out (also see, be seen and view Dupont Circle’s happenings) back in the 80′s and 90′s, the property [...]

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Flights of Fancy and a New Summer Menu at Vino Volo Bethesda Row

Flights of Fancy and a New Summer Menu at Vino Volo Bethesda Row

Vino Volo Wine Bar Cafe in Bethesda has a new summer menu that now showcases small plates—perfect for pairing with their hand-picked wine flights. We tried two lovely pairings of food and flights that will be available for the rest of the summer: Refreshing watermelon and feta salad and decadent Atlantic salmon rolls with crab. [...]

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#ClicquotMail – Veuve Clicquot Mail Truck Moves Across the Country into the Capital Region

#ClicquotMail – Veuve Clicquot Mail Truck Moves Across the Country into the Capital Region

I’m a huge fan of snail mail, ESPECIALLY if the truck contains Veuve Clicquot. The iconic Champagne company launched a cross country mail truck tour – adorned in the Veuve Clicquot yellow hue and delivering exciting surprises in cities across the country. Bubble loving friends, the Clicquot by Mail truck will be making stops in [...]

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Union Market’s Sweetest Thing: DC Scoop

Union Market’s Sweetest Thing: DC Scoop

This past Saturday, Union Market, home to over 40 local artisan, food and beverage venders, hosted its fourth annual DC Scoop event at Dock 5. The family-friendly event attracted over 5,000 Washingtonians, a mix of ice cream lovers and makers alike. Sweet tooth patrons enjoyed a wide array of sweets from over 15 different creameries, [...]

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August 5th Copperwood Tavern Tasting: Moonshine!

August 5th Copperwood Tavern Tasting: Moonshine!

  The monthly tasting and small bites at Copperwood Tavern in the Village at Shirlington takes place on Tuesday, August 5th. You may sign up for either the 630pm or the 730pm group. Space is very limited, it’s first come first serve and YES, Virginia, THERE IS A FREE EVENT where you receive delicious small [...]

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