Landon School’s Azalea Garden Festival
May 1, 2015 AT 10:00 AM | FREE | EVENT WEBSITE
Join in the festivities at Landon School’s 62nd Azalea Garden Festival, Friday, May 1 through Sunday, May 3. Tour the stunning Perkins Garden, shop at specialty boutiques, purchase beautiful plants, listen to live music, enjoy delicious food, and race in Mark’s Run 5K or 1-Mile Fun Run 8 a.m. on Sunday, May 3. Proceeds benefit student financial aid and faculty enrichment. Parking and admission are free.
Address: 6101 Wilson Lane, Bethesda, Md. 20817.
Shot in the Dark Golf & Dinner Classic
May 1, 2015 AT 06:00 PM | $195 | JHUNTER@CLB.ORG | TEL: 202-454-6422 | EVENT WEBSITE
Supporting Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind, this evening includes a night golf tournament, blind golf clinic, a casino night, dinner, entertainment, and special guests. Reserve your spot today at this unique fundraising event!
Address: Lakewood Country Club, 13901 Glen Mill road Rockville, Md. 20850.
Beasley’s 2015 Free Summer Movie Series
May 1, 2015 AT 06:00 PM | EVENT WEBSITE
All movies start at sundown. Please join us with your friends and families and bring your chair or blanket and picnic! Complimentary popcorn and bottled water will be provided.
Address: Rose Parks in Georgetown, 2609 Dumbarton St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20007.
Art Walk in the Park 2015
May 1, 2015 AT 06:00 PM | TEL: (301) 634-2222 | EVENT WEBSITE
The Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture and Glen Echo Park resident visual artists present the first Art Walk in the Park of the 2015 season on Friday, May 1, 2015. For the third year, the Park invites the public to visit all the Park’s resident visual arts studios in one evening in order to learn about their programs, meet resident artists and instructors, view artists at work in their studios, purchase unique artwork and gifts, and enjoy the beauty of the park. Art Walk takes place every first Friday of the month May through September, 6 to 8pm.
Address: Glen Echo Park 7300 MacArthur Boulevard, Glen Echo, Md.
Virginia Gold Cup
May 2, 2015 AT 10:00 AM | TEL: 540-347-2612.
Gates open to the public at 10 a.m. for the legendary Virginia Gold Cup steeplechasing classic, now run before a sellout crowd of over 50,000 people. Call for more details.
Address: Great Meadow, 5089 Old Tavern Rd., The Plains, Va.
A PAULA MICHELLE JEWELRY & GOOD THOUGHTS TEA CO. TRUNK SHOW
May 2, 2015 AT 01:00 PM | INFO@NUBIANHUEMAN.COM | EVENT WEBSITE
A unique collision of beauty through touch and taste. Join Nubian Hueman Boutique as we welcome jewelry designer, Paula Michelle and herbalist, Eboné McCloud of Good Thoughts Tea Co. Enjoy exclusive adornments and select specialty tea blends.
Address: 1231 Good Hope Rd SE, Washington, DC 20020
ANA EGGE in The Vinyl Lounge
May 2, 2015 AT 06:00 PM | FREE | KATIE@GYPSYSALLYS.COM | TEL: 202-333-7700 | EVENT WEBSITE
On Saturday, May 2 we are pleased to present Saskatchewan-born, Brooklyn-based folk troubadour Ana Egge for a free show in our Vinyl Lounge at Gypsy Sally’s. She isn’t your run-of-the-mill alternative-country singer. Egge has made a name for herself as a Gillian Welch figure with a rocker attitude. An extensive touring schedule and celebratory album reviews from major publications make her an up and coming artist to watch. Her latest release, Bad Blood was produced by Steve Earle and recorded in Woodstock, NY at Levon Helm’s studio.
Address: Gypsy Sally’s 3401 K Street NW Washington, DC
Daikaya Honors Japan’s World Children’s Day
May 3, 2015 AT 10:00 AM | FREE | TEL: 202-589-1600 | EVENT WEBSITE
On Sunday, May 3rd, Daikayawill be honoring World Children’s Day by serving complimentary soft serve for children under the age of 12 to coincide with Japan’s national holiday, which falls on May 5th. This special one-day offer is exclusively for children dining with their families at Daikaya in both the Ramen Shop and upstairs Izakaya. Kids will be treated to a free cup of the daily selection of soft serve topped with house-made strawberry sauce and Lil mochi.
Address: 705 6th Street NW Washington, DC 20001
Fun Field Day in Middleburg
May 3, 2015 AT 10:00 AM | TEL: 540-687-6375
Create your own team with up to 10 members. There will be obstacle courses and team prizes.
Deadline to register is April 24th.
Address: Middleburg Community Center 300 W Washington St, Middleburg, VA 20117
Spring Alive at The Shops at Wisconsin Place
May 3, 2015 AT 12:00 PM | ISOBEL@TAAPR.COM | TEL: 2026258370 | EVENT WEBSITE
Join us on the plaza to celebrate warm weather and the spring season with Spring Alive at The Shops at Wisconsin Place! Enjoy spring menu items from the center’s three restaurants, dance along with live band Trio Caliente, enter to win incredible raffle prizes, and learn about retailers hottest spring trends with live model demonstrations.
Address: 5310 Western Avenue Chevy chase Md. 20815