Thursday, March 23, 2017

All-Purpose Pizzeria to Offer Sunday Brunch Beginning April 9


From our friends at All-Purpose Pizzeria...

Shaw Pizzeria from the Teams Behind Boundary Stone and The Red Hen Will Open from 11 AM to 2:30 PM on Sundays, and Offer Brunch Classics with an Italian American Twist

All-Purpose Pizzeria in Shaw will serve Sunday brunch from 11:00 AM until 2:30 PM beginning on Sunday, April 9.

T2 Trainspotting Movie Review

Ewen Bremner & Ewan McGregor (r) star in T2 Trainspotting

No More Catholics

Rotten Tomatoes Plot: First there was an opportunity... then there was a betrayal. Twenty years have gone by. Much has changed but just as much remains the same. Mark Renton (Ewan McGregor) returns to the only place he can ever call home.They are waiting for him: Spud (Ewen Bremner) Sick Boy (Jonny Lee Miller) and Begbie (Robert Carlyle.) Other old friends are waiting too: sorrow, loss, joy, vengeance, hatred, friendship, love, longing, fear, regret, diamorphine, self-destruction and mortal danger, they are all lined up to welcome him, ready to join the dance. Directed by Danny Boyle.

Life Movie Review

Jake Gyllenhaal stars in Life

Calvin Could

Rotten Tomatoes Plot: Life tells the story of the six-member crew of the International Space Station that is on the cutting edge of one of the most important discoveries in human history: the first evidence of extraterrestrial life on Mars. As the crew begins to conduct research, their methods end up having unintended consequences and the life form proves more intelligent than anyone ever expected. Directed by Daniel Espinosa.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Contest: Win Passes to See an Advance Screening of The Boss Baby


We're giving away 25 admit-2 passes to see an advance preview of Twentieth Century Fox's The Boss Baby, starring the voices of Alec Baldwin, Miles Bakshi, Steve Buscemi, Jimmy Kimmel, Lisa Kudrow and Tobey Maguire. The screening takes place on Saturday, March 25th at the Regal Majestic in Silver Spring, Maryland: It starts at 11:00 AM but seats are first-come, first-served; so winners are encouraged to show up sooner than later (between 10:00 AM and 10:15 AM.) Seating is not guaranteed. Fill in the entry form below, and we'll select 25 winners to receive a pass for two. Winners will be notified by e-mail. All entries must be received before Thursday, March 23rd at 11:59 PM EST, so act fast. Good luck!

Monday, March 20, 2017

Hidden Figures, Ferris Bueller, Princess Bride, Moana Coming to Farragut Park

See Hidden Figures (for free) on June 2nd

From our friends at the Golden Triangle Business Improvement...

Golden Triangle District’s 2017, Free Film Series Features Hollywood Blockbusters, Family Favorites

The Golden Triangle Business Improvement (BID) in Washington, DC is raising the curtain on its Golden Cinema Film Series to be hosted this summer in Farragut Park. Outdoor movies will be shown at sunset every Friday beginning in early June and running through the first week of August, at the conclusion of the ongoing Farragut Friday events. Academy Award Best Picture Nominee Hidden Figures will kick off the series on Friday, June 2.

Enjoy March Madness at High Velocity

High Velocity at the Marriott Marquis

Do you have March Madness? Like delicious food in fancy digs? High Velocity (at the gorgeous Marriott Marquis, across the street from the Convention Center) has 40 flat screen TVs, 48 beers on tap and all kinds of tasty edibles for your viewing pleasure. See below for the full bar menu (we highly recommend the Fish Tacos) and click here for the latest tournament schedule.

Munchery Expands to 1,272,000 New Households in Over 1,000 Cities in DC Metro, Seattle and SoCal

Munchery's Tamari Grilled Ahi Tuna Salad

From our friends at Munchery...

Munchery Now Available in Over 1,000 Cities Across the U.S.; Continues Expansion to Meet Booming Demand

Latest expansion increases Munchery’s service area to a total of 25 million households

Munchery today announced that it is expanding further in the DC metro area, Seattle, and Southern California. The additional regions, which represent nearly 1.3 million households, bring Munchery’s serviceable footprint to 25 million households across over 1,000 cities in America.

Sakerum to Debut Bento Box Brunch Service on March 25th

Arroz Chaufa Bento Box (Photo: Sophie Pyle)

From our friends at Sakerum...

Sakerum, the newly opened Latin-Asian restaurant located in the bustling 14th Street corridor at 2204 14th Street, NW, is pleased to announce the debut of its Bento Box Brunch service. Brunch will debut on March 25th and will be available Saturday and Sunday, from 11 AM to 3 PM. Priced at $29 per person, excluding tax and gratuity, guests can select from six Japanese-style bento boxes showcasing the best of Latin and Asian ingredients paired with creative brunch cocktails.

All-Purpose Pizzeria Maine Beer Tap Takeover and Other CBC Events


From our friends at All-Purpose Pizzeria...

All-Purpose Pizzeria in Shaw Offers Extended Hours, Maine Beer Company Tap Takeover, April 10-13 During Annual Craft Brewers Convention

All-Purpose Pizzeria in Shaw and Boundary Stone in Bloomingdale will extend hours and offer special events and tap takeovers during the Craft Brewers Conference April 10-13.

ACPW's Third Annual "Women in Transition Career Conference"


From our friends at the Alliance of Creative Professional Women...

The Alliance of Creative Professional Women (ACPW) to Host Third Annual Women in Transition Career Conference

Free ACPW conference provides support and resources to women seeking personal and professional growth

The Alliance of Creative Professional Women (ACPW), an organization dedicated to serving the professional goals of women while enriching the quality of their personal lives, today announced it will be hosting its third annual “Women in Transition Career Conference” on Saturday, April 22, at the Annandale Stake Center.

Contest: Win Passes to See an Advance Screening of Ghost in the Shell


We're giving away 25 admit-2 passes to see an advance preview of Paramount Pictures' Ghost in the Shell, starring Scarlett Johansson, Michael Carmen Pitt, Pilou Asbaek, Chin Han, and Juliette Binoche. The screening takes place on Wednesday, March 29th at AMC Georgetown: It starts at 7:00 PM but seats are first-come, first-served; so winners are encouraged to show up sooner than later (between 5:45 and 6:15 PM.) Seating is not guaranteed. Fill in the entry form below, and we'll select 25 winners to receive a pass for two. Winners will be notified by e-mail. All entries must be received before Saturday, March 25th at 11:59 PM EST, so act fast. Good luck!

Contest: Win 1 of 10 Admit-2 ROE Passes to T2 Trainspotting


Win a chance to see TriStar Picture's T2 Trainspotting, directed by Danny Boyle and starring Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Jonny Lee Miller, Robert Carlyle, and Kelly Macdonald for FREE. Fill in the entry form below, and we'll select 10 winners to receive a run-of-engagement (ROE) pass for two to see T2 Trainspotting at DC-area Angelika Film Centers.