Thursday, April12, 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Fashion District Spring/Summer 2012
3255 Grace St., NW
Featuring some of the most beautiful people watching you’ll find in the District, ReadySetDC’s Fashion District is back, featuring a slew of local talent, including designers Hugh & Crye, Accoutre, Ginger Root Design and more. See also: DJs’n’dranks.
Tickets are $30
Deal Nearby on the App: The Crave
Tuesday, April 10, 8 p.m.
Pay-What-You-Can: Arias With a Twist
Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company
641 D St., NW
Not known for being stuffy, Woolly has brought in what might be the weirdest theater experience one could ever hope to have. Arias With a Twist follows a sexually amped-up drag queen as she attempts to navigate life after being abducted by aliens. I think.
Line up early because it’s first come, first served
Best Deal to Keep You Calm In Line on the App: Skin Beauty Lounge
Monday, April 9, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
5x5 Curator Spotlight: Laura Roulet
1215 U St., NW
Come meet curator Laura Roulet as she kicks off the exhibition she led for the 5x5 public arts initiative. What’s better than getting cultured whilst enjoying a few light snacks and drinks?
Better yet: 5x5 is free!
Deal Nearby on the App: Twins Jazz
Thursday, April 12, 7:30 p.m.
Film: Almost Famous
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
A semi-autobiographical tale about a boy who writes for Rolling Stone and the impending hijinks, Almost Famous is a movie to be watched and discussed. Luckily, Artisphere’s got that covered. Stay afterwards for the panel, featuring Washington Post’s Chris Richards and others.
Tickets are $8
Deal Kinda Nearby on the App: LeoNora Bakery
Wednesday, April 11, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
DC Music Salon: DC Bluegrass
Watha T. Daniel Shaw Library
1630 7th St., NW
Move over post-punk and gogo, there’s another music kid in town and that’s bluegrass. Join this month’s installment of the Music Salon, a free film and book series about music, as they take a closer look at this underrated DC genre.
RSVP on Eventbrite
Deal Nearby on the App: Azi's Café
Monday, April 9, 9 p.m. (doors: 7 p.m.)
The Howard Theater
620 T St., NW
See one of DC’s greatest hip-hop stars tonight! (Ed. Note: How is this not sold out?!) Anywho, Wale is the dopeness. Check him out.
Tickets are $35
Deal Nearby on the App: Soul Veg
Tuesday, April 10, 7 p.m.
Cork Market Whole Animal Grill-Out
1805 14th St., NW
An adventurous carnivore’s dream, Cork will take a whole animal, stick it on a wood-fired grill and then let you eat it. All parts of it. For this round, they’re starting with a pig. To reserve a space email roasts at corkDC dot com. Tickets are in the $50 to $70 range.