Articles By: Pamela Sorensen

Bistro Chair Project and Georgetown Gongoozler Mural Project Launch Today

With the prevalence of smartphones and everyone’s social media networks playing an integral part in marketing campaigns, it’s no wonder the Georgetown Business Improvement District (BID) wisely chose to incorporate us into the mix of their two new public space initiatives: the Bistro Chair pilot project and the Georgetown Gongoozlers mural project.           [...]

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ArtJamz to Open Second Location This Fall at The Arts Walk at Monroe Street Market

Congratulations to ArtJamz Chief Creative Enabler Michael Clements (above in the first Dupont Circle studio) and the rest of the DC-based paint and sip startup for taking it to the next level this fall. Already a hot spot for groups, dates, parties, or even just some alone time with the brush, paint, canvas and your inner [...]

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#loulouDay : Saturday August 2nd : Supporting Dress for Success

This year’s annual lou lou Day which is held at lou lou Boutique locations on Saturday, August 2nd, will support Dress for Success. If you aren’t familiar with this locally-born and bred women’s stylish affordable accessories, lifestyle and apparel retailer, then you haven’t been privy to the joyous sensory overload you experience upon walking into [...]

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Wine Lovers (and Snobs) Rejoice: Coravin is Here to Save Our Day

If you are anything like me, determining what bottle to buy, open, share, or even remove from your collection to bring along to a party often includes considering: will this bottle be consumed in one sitting? Because if not, then perhaps I should go for the ahem, lesser of the stellar bottles. After all, who [...]

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#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

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

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 [...]

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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

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

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

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

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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