Weekend Roundup April 19, 2012

Ceramics entry by William Kidd of Miramar, Fla.
Smithsonian Craft Show
Ceramics entry by William Kidd of Miramar, Fla.

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

Washington, D.C.

“Wine, Rhythm and Craft.” at Smithsonian Craft Show

April 20th, 2012 at 06:00 PM | $15 | austrpr@si.edu | 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: juliebooth@lortonarts.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 

Lorton, VA

Earth Day Brunch Cruise

April 22, 2012 at 10.30 AM | $64,90 per adult and $35,95 per child age 3-12 | Email jessica@lindarothpr.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!


Gangplank Marina.

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 theatreva@aol.com | 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 info@arlingtonphilharmonic.org | 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

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