Want some place to warm up this weekend in Washington, D.C.? Check out these events that may get your blood flowing.
Thursday, Jan. 8
- Head to the grand opening of D.C.’s newest spot for cocktails — One Eight Distilling (1135 Okie Street, NE). Enjoy after-hours tours, food from , and a cash bar featuring District Made Vodka and Rock Creek White Whiskey cocktails. Also, be one of the first Washingtonians to take home a bottle.
Friday, Jan. 9
- The old Fiesta has now been turned into a new D.C. dinner party. It’s called The Manor (1327 Connecticut Ave NW) and it’s launching Friday from 8 – 11 p.m. An after party pops off afterward. To make reservations, visit www.lateloungedc.com.
Saturday, Jan. 10
- Hill Harper and the Manifest Your Destiny Foundation will host the First Annual Dancing with MYD on Saturday, January 10, 2015 at the Fab Award-nominated venue, Howard Theatre. (620 T Street NW). Traci Braxton, Denyce Lawton and Jamie Foster Brown are judging. Also, R&B singer Raheem DeVaughn is set to perform. VIPs can enjoy an open bar courtesy of Belvedere and catered food. Buy tickets! (Or , and I’ll give you two complimentary VIP tickets. Just use the hashtag #FabGiveaway!)
Monday, Jan. 12
The Love Jones Cafe, an evening of R&B, spoken word, conversation, cocktails and food, returns to the Fab Award-nominated venue, Howard Theatre (620 T Street NW). This installment features Power 105 co-host Angela Yee, R&B singer Raheem DeVaughn, WPGC radio personality and Fab Award-nominated philanthropist Sunni and the City along with Carl Young. Buy tickets!