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Free and Almost Free Things To Do In D.C.

Source: Brightest Young Things DC

Here we focus exclusively on the cheapest YET most satisfying entertainment to be found around DC.

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Front Burner: A New Coffee Destination, Shrimp From the Hudson Valley and More Food News

Source: NY Times Food

Nespresso plans a flagship store on Madison Avenue, cheese ephemera and shrimp grown aquaponically in a former mattress factory.

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The Woman Behind Circa’s Beautiful Chalkboard Designs in Clarendon

Source: ARLnow


The Woman Behind Circa’s Beautiful Chalkboard Designs in Clarendon
The Woman Behind Circa’s Beautiful Chalkboard Designs in Clarendon
The Woman Behind Circa’s Beautiful Chalkboard Designs in Clarendon
The Woman Behind Circa’s Beautiful Chalkboard Designs in Clarendon
The Woman Behind Circa’s Beautiful Chalkboard Designs in Clarendon
The Woman Behind Circa’s Beautiful Chalkboard Designs in Clarendon

It takes a special talent to make strangers pause and smile during the rush of their busy days. Yet Adrienne Ellis does it on a weekly basis.

Ellis is the general manager at the Circa restaurant in Clarendon (3010 Clarendon Blvd), and she also provides the witty, colorful quotes that adorn the chalkboard on the sidewalk outside. In fact, Ellis’s work is so popular, she created an Instagram account to showcase it.

“Nothing is more fun than seeing someone stop out there and take a picture of [my work], or giggle and keep walking,” said Ellis.

Ellis has been drawing ...

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This art exhibition will have augmented reality cocktails that shift before your eyes

Source: Washington Post Going Out Guide

When you look at Artechouse’s cocktail menu through your phone, words and images might leap off the page and swirl around. The exhibition around you could be visible inside your drink. It might even look like someone else is taking a sip. That’s the plan for the interactive art space’s upcoming augmented reality cocktail experience, […]

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