Saturday, March 3, 9:30 p.m. to 2 a.m.
2477 18th St., NW
If you missed the first one (sidebar: "D'oh!), don't miss this second iteration of #CRANKPARTY, brought to you by a group of bass-loving DJs, who also love whiskey. It's a winning combo every time!
$3 for entry, or $13 w/ unlimited Jameson
Start the night off further down 18th Street at The Cajun Experience. Eat before you #crank.
Friday, March 2, 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Musical Performance: Sami the Great
SOVA Espresso & Wine
1359 H St., NE
Come for the wine and caffeine, stay for the sweet sounds of Sami the Great, a pixie-like musician who's kicking off her spring tour right here in DC.
Juice up before the show at Khepra's Raw Food Juice Bar.
Friday, March 2, 1:30 p.m.
Open Rehearsal for Keigwin + Company
2700 F St., NW
One of our picks from our Spring Dance Arts Guide, this afternoon is a great chance to get your mind blown by movement at a discount rate.
Tickets are only $12 to the rehearsal!
Grab a quick lunch at Café Carvy before or after the show.
Friday, March 2, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Art Opening: "A Person and a Story"
2108 R St., NW
Join a bevy of talented DC photogs (Keith Lane, Matt Dunn, Jim Darling, David Lee, Joshua Cogan, and Joshua Yospyn) as they display their work next to a personal story. It's like art and photojournalism got married and had a beautiful baby.
Get a classy dinner up the street at Odéon Café after the reception.
Saturday, March 3, 8:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
Great American Square Dance Revival
St. Stephen and the Incarnation Episcopal Church
1525 Newton St., NW
Um...square dancing? YES. SQUARE DANCING. It's to nightlife what artisan pickling is to food. Kinda weird, but totally awesome. So, gosh darnit, come do-si-do! (This is a non-religious event and no partner is necessary. Meet 'em there!)
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Feed yourself before you go with some Chilean awesomeness at Paila Grill.
Saturday, March 3, 7 p.m. & 9 p.m.
Performance: “Secondary Season: Even More Ridiculous Than The Primaries”
3222 11th St., NW
Join Dominic Ferullo, a Second City-trained performer, for a comedy show that'll make you laugh till you wet your pants. Proverbially, hopefully. Yup, he'll be making fun of errybody, just the way it should be. :)
$10 donations encouraged at the show
And there's delicious BBQ nearby on the app at Acre 121.
Saturday, March 3, 8:30 p.m.
SELECT: WPA's Annual Art Auction Exhibition & Gala
Washington Project for the Arts
2023 Massachusetts Ave., NW
Splurge if you can (tickets are $150) to attend the 31st annual art auction gala, featuring 140 pieces of original work from local and national artists. Oh, and there'll also be vodka, courtesy of Belvedere, and music by DJ X.
Check out the art!