Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Nando's Dupont Re-Opens Tomorrow


From our friends at Nando's PERi-PERi...

Nando's Heats Up Dupont Circle, Re-Opens Wednesday, February 20th

After two-month renovation, 18th Street Nando's gives PERi-PERi to the people once again

After an extensive two-month renovation, Nando’s PERi-PERi will fire up its grills again near Dupont Circle (1210 18th Street, NW) starting Wednesday, February 20th, at 11 AM.

Contest: Win Passes to See The Aftermath


We're giving away 25 admit-2 passes to see an advance preview of Fox Searchlight's The Aftermath, starring Keira Knightley, Alexander Skarsgård, Jason Clarke, and Alexander Scheer. The screening takes place on Monday, March 18th at Landmark Bethesda Row: It starts at 7:00 PM, but seats are first-come, first-served; so winners are encouraged to show up sooner than later (ideally between 5:45 PM 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 (2.) Winners will be notified by e-mail. All entries must be received before February 22nd at 11:59 PM EST, so act fast. Good luck!

Contest: Win Passes to See Greta


We're giving away 25 admit-2 passes to see an advance preview of Focus Features' Greta, starring Isabelle Huppert, Chloë Grace Moretz, Maika Monroe, Colm Feore, and Stephen Rea. The screening takes place on Tuesday, February 26th at Landmark E Street Cinema: It starts at 7:00 PM, but seats are first-come, first-served; so winners are encouraged to show up sooner than later (ideally between 5:45 PM 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 (2.) Winners will be notified by e-mail. All entries must be received before February 22nd at 11:59 PM EST, so act fast. Good luck!

Sunday, February 17, 2019

Contest: Win One of 5 Digital Copies of The Little Mermaid


We're giving away five (5) digital copies of Disney’s The Little Mermaid, and all you have to do is provide your name, email and mailing address... No trivia questions, running through hoops, etc.. How easy is that? We'll select five winners (one copy per household) and send your digital copy via USPS. All entries must be received by Thursday, February 21st at 11:59 PM EST, so act fast. Good luck!

Contest: Win One of 5 Digital Copies of Ralph Breaks the Internet


We're giving away five (5) digital copies of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Ralph Breaks the Internet, and all you have to do is provide your name, email and mailing address... No trivia questions, running through hoops, etc.. How easy is that? We'll select five winners (one copy per household) and send your digital copy via USPS. All entries must be received by Thursday, February 21st at 11:59 PM EST, so act fast. Good luck!

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Contest: Win Passes to See How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World


We're giving away 30 admit-2 passes to see an advance preview of Universal Pictures' How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World, featuring the voices of Jay Baruchel, America Ferrera, Cate Blanchett, Craig Ferguson, and F. Murray Abraham. The screening takes place on Tuesday, February 19th at AMC Mazza Gallerie: It starts at 7:00 PM, but seats are first-come, first-served; so winners are encouraged to show up sooner than later (ideally between 5:45 PM and 6:15 PM.) Seating is not guaranteed. Fill in the entry form below, and we'll select 30 winners to receive a pass for two (2.) Winners will be notified by e-mail. All entries must be received before February 14th at 11:59 PM EST, so act fast. Good luck!

Friday, February 8, 2019

Contest: Win Passes to See Fighting with My Family


We're giving away 25 admit-2 passes to see an advance preview of MGM's Fighting with My Family, starring Florence Pugh, Jack Lowden, Nick Frost, Lena Headey, Vince Vaughn and Dwayne Johnson. The screening takes place on Wednesday, February 20th at AMC Mazza Gallerie: It starts at 7:00 PM, but seats are first-come, first-served; so winners are encouraged to show up sooner than later (ideally between 5:45 PM 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 (2.) Winners will be notified by e-mail. All entries must be received before February 12th at 11:59 PM EST, so act fast. Good luck!

Contest: Win Passes to See Everybody Knows


We're giving away 25 admit-2 passes to see an advance preview of Focus Features' Everybody Knows, starring Javier Bardem and Penélope Cruz. The screening takes place on Tuesday, February 12th at Landmark E Street Cinema: It starts at 7:00 PM, but seats are first-come, first-served; so winners are encouraged to show up sooner than later (ideally between 5:45 PM 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 (2.) Winners will be notified by e-mail. All entries must be received before February 9th at 11:59 PM EST, so act fast. Good luck!

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Dyllan’s Raw Bar Grill Announces New Cooking & Cocktail Classes This Spring

Dyllan's Raw Bar Grill (Photo: Timothy M. Yantz)

From our friends at Dyllan's Raw Bar Grill...

Dyllan’s Raw Bar Grill, located along the historic C&O Canal in Georgetown at 1054 31st Street, NW, is pleased to unveil cooking & mixology classes with their new Cooking with Chef Darren series. Led by Chef de Cuisine Darren Hendry, cooking enthusiasts of all skill levels will learn how to prepare some of Dyllan’s most popular dishes in the restaurant’s expansive prep kitchen. Classes are priced from $55 to $65 per person (all inclusive), which includes a complimentary glass of red, white or sparkling wine upon arrival, a welcome packet including a $10 gift certificate for a future visit, a Dyllan’s hat, as well as take-home recipe cards. Classes are limited to 10 attendees, keeping the experience friendly and relaxed. Additionally, Mixologist Allison Boyd will also lead a series of cocktail & wine classes this spring in the restaurants full-service bar. Beverage classes are priced from $35 to $45 per person (all inclusive), which includes a flight or wine or two complimentary cocktails along a collection of snacks and keepsake recipe cards/tasting notes. The complete list of cooking, wine & mixology classes are listed below:

Friday, February 1, 2019

Contest: Win Passes to See Happy Death Day 2U


We're giving away 20 admit-2 passes to see an advance preview of Universal Pictures' Happy Death Day 2U, starring Jessica Rothe, Israel Broussard, Phi Vu, Suraj Sharma, and Ruby Modine. The screening takes place on Monday, February 11th at Regal Majestic: It starts at 7:00 PM, but seats are first-come, first-served; so winners are encouraged to show up sooner than later (ideally between 5:45 PM and 6:15 PM.) Seating is not guaranteed. Fill in the entry form below, and we'll select 20 winners to receive a pass for two (2.) Winners will be notified by e-mail. All entries must be received before February 5th at 11:59 PM EST, so act fast. Good luck!

Celebrate Valentine's Day Early at Clyde's


From our friends at Clyde's Restaurants...

Clyde’s Restaurant Group is excited to announce a Valentine’s Day “Eve” promotion for the second year. Available at all Clyde’s locations and 1789 Restaurant, bottles of wine will be available for half off on Wednesday, February 13th, 2019 (not available at Old Ebbitt Grill, The Hamilton, The Soundry, or The Tombs.)

Arch Campbell's Weekend Movie Guide (2/1/19)

Peter Jackson's They Shall Not Grow Old

From our friend, Arch Campbell...

They Shall Not Grow Old - 4 Stars. Peter Jackson combines World War I survivor interviews with brilliantly restored footage. A powerful meld of technology and art.

Roma - 4 Stars. Alfonso Cuarón recreates his childhood in middle class Mexico City (during the early 1970s) and the nanny he & his family loved.

Cold War - 4 Stars. Polish composer begins tortured love affair for rural femme fatale. Astonishing 90minute "Casablanca"-style romance. shot in crisp black and white. Stunning. 

If Beale Street Could Talk - 4 Stars. Award-worthy dramatization of James Baldwin's 1974 novel of struggle and injustice.