Posts Tagged ‘BloomBars’

New Interactive Maps Track Latino Murals in D.C.’s “El Barrio”

Track the familiar paintings you've seen in Columbia Heights, Adams Morgan, and Mount Pleasant.

Arts Roundup: Mike Daisey Edition

At Mike Daisey's talk at Georgetown University Monday night, he said he wants to apologize to Ira Glass, and he acknowledged that he did not correct reporters who assumed he was telling the truth about what he saw at Apple factories in China. "It would have been so much more open to admit, no, I’m [...]

Don’t Be Bored: James Boice, Procedure

James Boice grew up in Centreville, Va., and fled as soon as possible. But the New York City resident is still obsessed with Northern Virginia: His second novel is titled NoVA, and his new book, The Good and the Ghastly, is set there—albeit in the 34th century. It depicts a postapocalyptic society in which Northern Virginia is [...]

Freestylin’ D.C.: Indie Rock, Slam Poetry, Physical Theater, and More!

Finally feels a bit more like fall outside today. Escape the rain the next few days with these free and low-cost events, which I've highlighted from my site Free in DC.
Monday
Attend a free discussion on how to "Transition into Fall with the Power of Meditation" hosted by Science of Spirituality DC tonight at 6:30 [...]

Freestylin’ D.C.: Whiskey, Shakespeare, and German Photographers

Happy almost-September everyone! Hope you enjoy this weekday edition of Freestylin’ DC, where I’ll share some of the coolest and most interesting free and low cost events from my site, Free in DC.
Monday
After work, take the free shuttle from Foggy Bottom Metro over to the Kennedy Center for a free performance [...]

Freestylin’ D.C.: Beatles Trivia, Green Carpets, and More

Happy Monday! Hope you enjoy this weekday edition of Freestylin’ DC, where I’ll share some of the coolest and most interesting events posted on my site, Free in DC.

Monday
Grab your girlfriends and head over to Woolly Mammoth for their pay-what-you-can performance of In the Next Room, or the vibrator play, tonight [...]

Freestylin’ D.C.: Salsa Dancing, Irish Movies, and More

Welcome to the weekday edition of Freestylin’ D.C., where I’ll share some of the coolest and most interesting events posted on my site, Free in DC, each Monday afternoon.
Monday
Over at the Affinity Lab on U Street there will be a mixer and free panel discussion with artists and lawyers at the Art [...]

Freestylin’ D.C.: Weekend Edition

For the Thursday editions of Freestylin' D.C., I'll highlight the best low-cost and free events in D.C. from tonight 'til Sunday.
Thursday
Head over to Columbia Heights for final Movie Nights in the Heights event of the season . Catch Shrek at 8:30 p.m. and DJ Gavin Holland at 8 p.m. for free in the [...]

Arts Desk’s Newest Feature: Freestylin’ D.C.

Welcome to Freestylin’ D.C! Every Monday and Thursday afternoon, I'll share some of the coolest and most interesting events from my site, Free in DC. Back in the day, before blogs were popular, Washington City Paper was my main guide for all things free. I’m excited to join Arts Desk now and to [...]

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