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New National Zoo Elephant's Hidden Talent

New National Zoo Elephant's Hidden Talent

05. 3.2013
WASHINGTON -- The Smithsonian National Zoo will add an artist to its menagerie this summer when Bozie, a 37-year-old female Asian elephant,...
LOOK: National Cathedral Flower Mart And Tower Climb

LOOK: National Cathedral Flower Mart And Tower Climb

05. 3.2013
WASHINGTON -- Flower lovers and architecture enthusiasts will want to head to the National Cathedral this weekend for their 74th annual...
Bringing <i>Big Nate</i> From the Page to the Stage

Bringing Big Nate From the Page to the Stage

05. 3.2013
I've adapted classic plays, novels and trial transcripts, but a comic strip? How do you create 3-D movement from a 2-D world?
John Hodgman Is Looking For An Ayn Rand Dress To Wear In Northern Virginia

John Hodgman Is Looking For An Ayn Rand Dress To Wear In Northern Virginia

05. 2.2013
John Hodgman put out an unusual request on Facebook on Thursday afternoon, in advance of his sold-out show at The Birchmere: Or maybe...
Where To Celebrate Cinco De Mayo In D.C.

Where To Celebrate Cinco De Mayo In D.C.

Erin Ruberry  05. 2.2013
WASHINGTON -- We're sure you've had Cinco de Mayo marked on your calendar for months. After all, what's better than an entire day filled...
You Need To See These Chihuahuas

You Need To See These Chihuahuas

Will Wrigley  05. 2.2013
Nothing says Cinco de Mayo quite like...a Chihuahua race? The second annual Running of the Chihuahuas, being held Saturday, May 4, starting...
From Trash To Museum Treasure

From Trash To Museum Treasure

Erin Ruberry  04.27.2013
WASHINGTON -- "This exhibition is very special," Chinese artist Xu Bing says by way of introducing his new display at Washington's Freer...
LOOK: D.C. Will Be Full Of Celebrities This Weekend

LOOK: D.C. Will Be Full Of Celebrities This Weekend

04.25.2013
Celebrity sightings in the nation's capital have begun. The White House Correspondents' Dinner -- being held Saturday night -- is attracting...
The DREAM Celebration

The DREAM Celebration

04.25.2013
"I am so excited to have brought together some of the world's most talented artists of today to support the DREAM program. Showcasing classical...
6 Former Members Of Congress To Preside Over Hearing On Extraterrestrials

6 Former Members Of Congress To Preside Over Hearing On Extraterrestrials

Bethany Rodgers  04.23.2013
Mock congressional hearings on the alien presence hidden behind government denial? Former U.S. Rep. Roscoe Bartlett is so there. Extraterrestrials...
Remember The (Soon-To-Open) Alamo! Plus D.C.'s Other Best Movie Theaters!

Remember The (Soon-To-Open) Alamo! Plus D.C.'s Other Best Movie Theaters!

Brandon Wetherbee  04.23.2013
Movie lovers rejoice: The Alamo Drafthouse's first Northern Virginia location is scheduled to open on May 3. And our movie scene, already...
LOOK: Party With Big K.R.I.T., Eat Some Damn Carrots

LOOK: Party With Big K.R.I.T., Eat Some Damn Carrots

Brandon Wetherbee  04.18.2013
WASHINGTON -- This year's Earth Day is getting a festival that appeals to the hip-hop, electronic music, yoga and foodie crowds. The...
Confessions of a Book Festival Junkie

Confessions of a Book Festival Junkie

04.17.2013
Is there a 12-step program for book festival junkies? I may need one -- I'm hooked. And if you have bookshelves sagging with author-signed...
Where To Celebrate 4/20 In D.C.

Where To Celebrate 4/20 In D.C.

Will Wrigley  04.17.2013
Are you 'toked and ready to go? Every April 20, stoners from all over the world gather in every major city to celebrate what has become...