The Washington International Piano Festival

SOURCE: The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Friday, July 31, 2015 The Washington International Piano Festival The Festival returns to the Kennedy Center for solo and group performances by selected 2015 WIPF participants. Hosted by the Catholic University of America, the Festival seeks to provide a learning experience by engaging participants and…

“Walk for Me” Fashion Show to Benefit DASH

The District Alliance for Safe Housing chosen as beneficiary for “Walk for Me” fashion show hosted by the Jolie Agency. WASHINGTON, DC (PRWEB) JULY 30, 2015 The District Alliance for Safe Housing Inc. (DASH), is excited to announce that The Jolie Agency is hosting their popular annual Fashion Show, Walk for Me, to benefit DASH’s…

Chicken Wing Eating Contest at Georgetown Safeway

SOURCE: safewaychickenwingcontest.com 1st Place – $250 Cash – $250 Safeway Card 2nd place $100 Cash – $100 Safeway Card, 3rd Place $50 Cash – $50 Safeway Card, 4th Place $50 Safeway Card, 5th Place $25 Safeway Card All contestants will receive a free Safeway T-Shirt http://www.safewaychickenwingcontest.com/enter.html Wednesday, July 29, 2015, 12:30pm Georgetown Safeway 1855 Wisconsin…

U.S. Secretary Kerry Travel to Vietnam on August 6-8

SOURCE: U.S. State Department Secretary Kerry Travel to Egypt, Qatar, Singapore, Malaysia, and Vietnam Press Statement John Kirby Department Spokesperson Washington, DC July 27, 2015 … In Hanoi, Vietnam August 6-8, the Secretary will meet with senior Vietnamese officials, including Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh to discuss bilateral and regional issues….

USA Today Ranks Pleasant Pops 1 in 10 Best Frozen Pop in USA

10Best: Frozen pops put exotic flavors on a stick Larry Bleiberg Pleasant Pops Washington “… The hot ones are chocolate-covered sticks, which are dipped in heated milk. Rotating cold flavors include Mexican sweet cream and cinnamon, blueberry pancake, and orange chai.” http://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/destinations/10greatplaces/2015/07/24/gourmet-popsicles-paletas/30571375/ SOURCE: Pleasant Pops ADDRESS: 1781 FLORIDA AVE NW, STE G, WASHINGTON, DC 20009…

Mars Day!

MARS DAY! Mars Day! will be held July 24, 2015 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC. MARS DAY! is an annual National Air and Space Museum event that celebrates the Red Planet with a variety of educational and fun family activities. Visitors can also talk…

“Above and Beyond — The Ultimate Interactive Flight Exhibition” To Launch This August

The exhibit’s international multi-city tour will run through 2020 NEW YORK, July 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Above and Beyond — The Ultimate Interactive Flight Exhibition, a groundbreaking exhibition exploring the wonder of flight and the marvels of aerospace innovation, design, and technology, will make its worldwide debut in Washington, D.C. at Smithsonian’s National Air and…

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Returning This August

Co-Founders to Launch 2015 ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on July 31 WASHINGTON, July 22, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Two ALS patients who co-founded the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, together with fifteen ALS organizations, announced today a collaborative effort to launch the Challenge again this August. The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge became a global phenomenon in 2014…

DPR Celebrates Recreation Day

SOURCE: DC.gov Monday, July 13, 2015 DPR Celebrates Recreation Day Day recognizes National Parks and Recreation Month DPR Media Contacts: 
 John Stokes, (202) 288-7275, john.stokes@dc.gov 
 Rachel Newman, (202) 340-2910, rachel.newman@dc.gov (WASHINGTON, DC) – On July 25th from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Randall Field, South Capital and I Streets, SW, the DC…