Weekend Roundup April 19, 2012
CAGLCC Annual Business Awards Ceremony
April 20th, 2012 at 06:30 PM | Event Website
Celebrate the 22nd Anniversary among a group of local businesses and community leaders at its annual awards galas. The Chamber recognizes outstanding organizations and individuals that have contributed to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community in the Metro D.C. area. Silent auction, cocktail reception, annual awards dinner and gala. The theme of this year’s ceremony is “A Salute to LGBT Excellence.”
Liaison Capitol Hill
415 New Jersey Ave, NW
“Wine, Rhythm and Craft.” at Smithsonian Craft Show
April 20th, 2012 at 06:00 PM | $15 | email@example.com | Tel: 888-832-9554 | Event Website
Live Jazz, cash bar featuring wine and cheese. The Craft Show and sale is widely regarded as the country’s most prestigious juried show and sale of fine American craft.
The National Building Museum
401 F Street, NW.
Washington, DC 20001
Japanese Art and Culture Day at the Workhouse
April 21, 2012 at 12 PM | $5 for one film screening - $8 for both | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org | Call 703 584-2900 | Event Website
The Workhouse Arts Center presents free workshops, demonstrations, performances and talks featuring Japanese art, culture, music and food, and screening of japanese films. 12 PM – 4 PM: workshops, demonstrations, performances, talks 4:30 PM – 9 PM: Japanese film festival double feature
Workhouse Arts Center
9601 Ox Road
Earth Day Brunch Cruise
April 22, 2012 at 10.30 AM | $64,90 per adult and $35,95 per child age 3-12 | Email email@example.com | call 703 417-2701 | Event Website
New this year, Entertainment Cruises is partnering with the North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) in honor of Earth Day. Guests aboard the Odyssey for this specialty Earth Day Brunch Cruise will enjoy a delicious buffet meal including mimosas, coffee and iced-tea while learning from the NAAEE about green energy, environmental initiatives and their upcoming conference. Guests will also have the opportunity to win a special environmentally-friendly giveaway!
600 Water St SW B
Washington, DC 20024
Family Party in Celebration of Shakespeare's 448th Birthday
April 22, 2012 at 12 PM | Free | Event Website
Celebrate Shakespeare's Birthday with birthday cake, music and dance!
Folger Shakespeare Library
201 East Capitol St. SE, Washington D.C.
Molasses Creek - Traditional Music
April 22, 2012 at 3 PM | admission $10-$20 | Contact firstname.lastname@example.org | 540 675-1253 | Event Website
From Ocracoke Island, NC, the band is described as a “high-energy acoustic group with a captivating stage presence, elegant harmonies, blazing instrumentals, and a quirky sense of humor.” Award winners on “A Prairie Home Companion”, they have several recordings to their credit. Gary Mitchell, guitar and vocals; Dave Tweedie, fiddle and vocals; Marcy Brenner, mandolin, bass and vocals; Lou Castro, dobro, bass and vocals; Gerald Hampton, mandolin and bass.
Theatre at Little Washington
291 Gay Street
Washington, VA 22747
Arlington Philharmonic Spring Concert
April 22, 2012 at 3 PM | FREE (suggested $20 donation) | Email email@example.com | call 703 910-5161 | Event Website
A symphonic dawn, an afternoon daydream, and an evening song . . . the Arlington Philharmonic, Arlington County's professional symphony, will perform Haydn's Symphony No. 6 (Le Matin), Debussy's Prélude à "L'après-midi d'un faune," and Berlioz's Les nuits d'été.
Washington-Lee HS Auditorium, Entrance 5 1301 N. Stafford Street
Arlington, VA 2011
Georgetown House Tour
April 28th, 2012 at 11:00 AM | $45 | Tel: (202) 338-1796 | Event Website
-Featuring 8-12 of Georgetown's most beautiful homes and their impressive gardens
-Homes are arranged for easy walking at your own pace taken in the order you prefer
-Tickets include a tour booklet full of useful information including a map of the houses which will make it possible to set your own route
3240 O Street N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20007