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General   •   February 15, 2024

You're invited to the opening party for Clare V.'s new Georgetown store (1238 Wisconsin Ave NW) on Thursday, February 22 from 5 pm - 8 pm. Hosted by Clare Vivier, Sarah Cannova and Jennifer Tapper, the event will include wine and light bites for shoppers, plus a gift with purchase while supplies last.

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General   •   February 15, 2024

The L'Avant-Garde menu will feature dishes that represent simple yet elevated French cuisine, from seared duck breast with red cabbage, gala apples and duck demi-glace, to French roasted chicken suprême with olive oil potato purée, chicken thigh mousse and roasted garlic, and crispy meringue and strawberry sorbet with strawberry jelly, marshmallow, and chocolate ganache.

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General   •   February 15, 2024

Brooklyn-based Catbird has opened a new store in Georgetown at 3066 M St NW. The brand uses mostly recycled gold and diamonds and is known for its thin, stackable rings - worn by the likes of Emma Stone and Olivia Wilde - as well as necklaces, earrings, bracelets, and a wedding collection.

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General   •   February 13, 2024

Follow Cultural Tourism DC’s African American Heritage Trail, available on our website, to see the institutions and homes of Herring Hill, a 15-block area of eastern-most Georgetown that was a home for families migrating to DC after the Civil War.

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General   •   February 8, 2024

Learn how to use modern collaging techniques to make your own set of cards for your loved ones.

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General   •   February 8, 2024

Friday, February 9 is National Pizza Day, and Pizzeria Paradiso (3282 M St NW) is celebrating by donating one pizza to Bread for the City for every three pizzas sold that day.

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General   •   February 8, 2024

In case you missed the news, the DC-based ice cream shop is opening a new location in Georgetown this spring at 3333 M St NW.

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General   •   February 2, 2024

You'll have an opportunity to experience some of the oldest, rarest and most valuable vintage Armagnac in the world dating back to 1868 that was unearthed in a French château.

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General   •   February 2, 2024

The classic yet relaxed brand was founded in 2008 by a Los Angeles native and started with a single hat.

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