Washington, DC (April 3, 2015) – Its not just rain showers that are abundant, its also the events in April. Here are some hand picked choices that are going on the calendar. Hope to see you all there! Have a great month and don’t forget to follow their social channels!
— City Paper (@wcp) April 2, 2015
WASHINGTON CITY PAPER – 3rd ANNUAL BEST OF PARTY
Carnegie Library, 801 K Street NW
Thursday, April 9, 2015
6:00pm VIP $100/ 7:00pm $65 General Admission – 10:00pm TICKETS HERE.
WHY: Join over 50 top restaurants, local breweries, distilleries and musicians for the season’s best event! A portion of ticket sales benefits Brainfood & Girls Rock! DC.
We are pleased to announce our 4th Annual Heroes Gala featuring Fashion Takes Flight! Mark your calendars for April 11, 2015. Details and ticket information can be found here: http://lukeswings.org/2015heroesgala. We can't wait to see you there! All of your support will help us to #KeepThemFlying ✈️✈️
LUKE’S WINGS 2015 HERO GALA FEATURING “FASHION TAKES FLIGHT”
The Ritz-Carlton Washington DC, 1150 22nd Street Northwest
Saturday, April 11, 2015
6:30pm – 11:30pm
$200 General Admission, $450 General Admission for 2 + cocktail reception. TICKETS HERE.
WHY: Luke’s Wings (501(c)3 non-profit organization) is dedicated to the support of service members who have been wounded in battle. Recognizing the immediate need for families to be with their loved ones at such a difficult time, Luke’s Wings provides families with the means to visit during the service member’s hospitalization and rehabilitation. These visits not only bring comfort, but play a crucial role in the recovery process, both physical and emotional.
WASHINGTON, DC’S TASTE OF THE NATION FOR NO KID HUNGRY
The National Building Museum, 401 F Street NW
Monday, April 13
6:00pm VIP $170/ 7:00pm General Admission $120 – 9:30pm TICKETS HERE.
WHY: Taste of the Nation for No Kid Hungry is the nation’s premier culinary benefit, featuring top chefs and mixologists — all of whom are coming together to donate their time, talent and passion to end childhood hunger in America.
STK WASHINGTON D.C. ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY SPEAKEASY CELEBRATION
STK, 1250 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Thursday, April 16
6:00pm– Dinner Reservations Begin, 7:00pm – Event Begins
Call (202) 296-1880 for reservations.
WHY: STK will transport guests back to the Prohibition era by transforming into a modern-day Speakeasy. Guests will be greeted with a complimentary champagne toast and enjoy live performances by New York elite-DJ, DJ Martial, saxophonist Kareem Wilkes, and flapper dancers throughout the evening. Aside from guaranteed entry to this in-demand soiree, dinner guests will also receive a complimentary bottle of bubbly and dessert as part of their experience.
It’s been an incredible journey bringing the Bitching to Washington, D.C., New York, and Chicago. Thanks for reading and sharing along the way. To celebrate, we're hosting a bottomless and endless brunch on the patio at @BarcelonaWineBar on Sunday, April 19. You're invited! Ticket link in profile. ⬆️
BITCHES WHO BRUNCH TURNS FIVE
Barcelona Wine Bar, 1622 14th Street NW
Sunday, April 19
$65 TICKETS HERE.
WHY: Brunch with the best! Fabulous brunch of paella and tapas, with all-you can drink red, white and rosé wines from European vineyards Marques de Riscal and Chateau d’Esclans. And great gift bags.
EIGHT ANNUAL BENEFIT LUNCHEON AT CONSTITUTION GARDENS
(Nearby) 1986 Constitution Ave Northwest
Thursday, April 23
11:30pm – 2:30pm
$500 TICKETS HERE.
WHY: The event will serve as the catalyst for generating much-needed awareness, support and funding for the Trust’s upcoming rehabilitation of this area. Architects and landscape designers will be on hand to explain how their innovative designs for the space are helping to set a new global standard in environmentally sustainable park land.
THE CANOPY AWARDS
DOCK5 at Union Market, 1309 5th St Northeast
Thursday, April 23
$50 TICKETS HERE.
WHY: The Canopy Awards is a no-holds-barred night filled with live bands, awesome food and drink, special guests and endless fun dedicated to celebrating D.C.’s trees and toasting individuals doing amazing work to re-tree D.C. All raised funds benefit Casey Trees and helps us plant more trees across the District.
— CapitalAreaFoodBank (@foodbankmetrodc) April 1, 2015
12th ANNUAL BLUE JEANS BALL
Marriott Marquis Washington, DC, 901 Massachusetts Ave NW
Sunday, April 26
General Admission $200, Admission with seating $300. TICKETS HERE.
WHY: Recognized for the past seven years as one of the top charitable events in the area, this is a gala benefiting the Capital Area Food Bank. Chef Co-Chairs Jeff Buben and Eric Ziebold will host the event at the new Marriott Marquis Hotel!