• Arts,  Events

    Art All Night – creativity takes over D.C.!

    Art All Night took over much of the city this weekend, from early Saturday evening until 3 am on Sunday, offering art, music, dancing, and performances. With five major locations and more than 35 different venues, it was impossible to see it all, so here’s a recap from photos in the DC Focused Flickr pool: Performances Textures by Shanna Lim   Vaudoux Aerial Dance Theatre at Techworld Plaza   The Strong Man eats fire at Gallery O on H St.   Colombian Embassy   Lionz of Zion breakdancing at the Wonder Bread factory   Free [D] Art at the Fairy Lot   Live painting at the Swatchroom   Jennifer Stephens…

  • Weekend Focus

    Weekend Focus: Beautiful images for your weekend

      We’re sure there was a lot going on in the world this past week but could there have been anything bigger than the news that Trader Joe’s is coming to Capitol Hill? You would think not, judging from the shrieks of joy heard from H Street to Barracks Row. But do the people in Cap Hill really need a TJ’s? They already have Eastern Market and Trusty’s, which makes us envious enough. Speaking of, we think that if at least one of these bars on BYT’s “Least Douchey Bars in DC,” isn’t in your rotation, well, as our lawyer friends say, res ipsa loquitur. Featured image, morning march by Kevin Wolf,…

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  • Weekend Focus

    Weekend Focus: Smile like it’s Friday (because it is)

      It’s Memorial Day weekend and you’re either out of town at the shore or some other wonderful location enjoying the tranquility. Or you’re here, where peace and quiet will be in short supply. It’s that weekend of the year where thousands upon thousands of motorcycles, each apparently with their mufflers removed, descend on the district. Well, at least our friends at the Capital Weather gang are predicting that we’re going to have amazing weather this weekend. We suppose it’s better to have Rolling Thunder in town than actual thunder. Featured image, happy, muddy child, by Kevin Wolf is part of the DC Focused flickr pool. More photos from the…

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