The Weekender

photo via John Sonderman

April is in full swing! Tax season has come and past (thankfully), temperatures are rising, and cherry blossoms are still blooming – get out there and enjoy it! Read on to learn whats going on and where Uber can take you.


Bright & Pint | Dupont Circle

Dig deep in those closets for your craziest neon, it’s time to shine bright with thousands of your closest friends! The Bright-N-Pint Bar Crawl is this weekend at some of the best bars in Dupont Circle. Get ready for a full day of shenanigans and bar-hopping on a beautiful Saturday! Get all the details here.
 
 
 

All About Art | Arlington

The Arlington Festival of Arts is transforming Clarendon’s Highland Street into an art gallery for the weekend! The family friendly event will showcase more than 150 leading artists in the country and has easy access to some of the best dining spots in Arlington. Rain or shine, the event is on Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 5pm.
 
 
 

Number Crunch | The National Mall

The first ever National Math Festival will be held right here in the nation’s capital this weekend! Designed for everyone from mathletes to jocks to young and old alike, the event will bring people together to celebrate the role that math plays in our lives. Head to The Mall on Saturday from 10am to 4pm to discover the power of mathematics in a fun and educational event.

 
 

Catch A Flick | Around The City

Back for its 29th year, Filmfest DC kicks off tonight! This years festival includes over 70 features, documentaries, and shorts representing the best in new cinema from around the world. There are opening and closing night events, discussions with directors, movie premieres and free programs – get all the need to know details here.
 
 
 

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