Wednesday, March 12, 2014

PAST: HIGHLIGHTS: More Free and low-cost events to choose from this THURS, March 12

Thursday, March 12
Folio Reading and Fundraiser at Upshur Street Books
Free, donations appreciated, to support the work of Folio
Come enjoy readings, food, drinks, and music! Copies of Folio Literary Journal will be available for purchase. Seven talented writers will share their work (bios here): Carolyn White, Jenna Ogilve, Leslie Pietrzyk, Mark Cugini, Paulette Beete, Tyler Christensen and Jonathan Harper. After 11pm, the party continues in the Petworth Citizen Reading Room.
Upshur Street Books
827 Upshur St NW
Metro: Georgia Ave - Petworth,walk north on Georgia to Upshur

at the Rock And Roll Hotel
8:00pm - close
Free, 21+
"Transport yourself back in time at our monthly event 'ALL NIGHT LONG': An 80's Dance Party with music by DJs Total and Special Sauce. Dig out your neon, pile on the hairspray and wear your Rayban sunglasses (at night)." Happy hour all night long too.
Rock And Roll Hotel
1353 H St NE
Metro: Gallery Pl - Chinatown and take the X2 bus along H St to the stop closest to 14th & H St, NE or take a short taxi from Union Station or take a 90's line bus from U St to 8th & H St, NE and walk over a few blocks. See metro trip-planner for best bus access.

VÉRITÉ live at DC9
8:30pm, doors 8:00pm
All ages, $10 online + fee, or $10 at the door
"Her debut release, the ‘Echo EP.’... is a collection that defies easy categorization, tight and danceable with alt-pop sensibilities and a dark emotional undercurrent haunted by her silky, ethereal voice. Lead single “Strange Enough” is already turning heads on both sides of the pond, with BuzzFeed calling it one of the best songs of the summer and The Line Of Best Fit hailing VÉRITÉ as a “rising pop star ready to make her mark.”
1940 9th St NW
Metro: U St, African-American War Memorial exit

The Vinyl District Presents: DJ Crown Vic
9:00pm - 2:00am, doors 8:00pm
Free, 21+ 
This month The Vinyl District brings back DJ Crown Vic for an all vinyl set at Den of Thieves DC. World-wide funky sounds from DJ Crown Vic of Electric Cowbell Records and DC's Analog Soul Club.
Den of Thieves DC
2005 14th St NW - at U St 
Metro: U St or take the Circulator bus or any bus that runs to 14 & U St 

Uptown Comedy #47 - 1 Year Anniversary 
Celebrate Uptown Comedy's one year anniversary with performances by Franqi French, Ian Reis, Chelsea Shorte and Alexx Starr. Hosted By Rob Coffee.
Zeba Bar
3423 14th St NW
Metro: Columbia Heights, walk about 4 blocks or so north on 14th, Zeba is on the right side

No comments:

Post a Comment