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March 2017
Free

The Hotel Lobby

March 23 @ 9:30 pm - 11:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Event occurs every 4th Saturday of the month.
Rock and Roll Hotel, 1353 H St. NE
Washington, DC 20002 United States

H street, bringing the heat: DJ slugworth & ChoppyOppy bring a mix of old-school hip hop bangers and new school bass in your face every 4th saturday at Rock and Roll hotel. DJ Slugworth- All vinyl sets covering the jams you remember from back in the day. Boasting a record collection that numbers in the thousands, slugworth brings the jams, the classics, and the bangers from deep in the crates. Choppy Oppy- Representing the underground, choppy oppy has created sounds…

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SAAM Cherry Blossom Celebration

March 25 @ 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Kogod Courtyard, 8th and F Streets NW
Washington, DC 20004 United States

Join SAAM and the National Cherry Blossom Festival for a celebration of Japanese culture! A taiko drumming performance kicks off the day, followed by Japanese music and dance performances, face painting, and cherry blossom themed crafts. Make your own tatebanko (a Japanese paper diorama) with our friends from the Smithsonian's Freer Sackler Asian art museums. Take a scavenger hunt to find spring-themed artworks, and more! This program is presented by Smithsonian American Art Museum and the National Cherry Blossom Festival.

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21st Century Consort: Color School

March 25 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 8th and F Streets NW
Washington, DC 20004 United States

Gene Davis’s brightly colored stripes repeat across the surface of his paintings, reflecting the rhythm and tempo of music. In honor of the exhibition Gene Davis: Hot Beat, 21st Century Consort performs a musical reaction to this Washington Color School painter. The program features works influenced by minimalism and synesthesia, and music by DC composers. Doors open at 3:30 pm Pre-concert talk at 4 pm Concert at 5 pm

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D.C.’s Different Drummers – Spring Concert

March 25 @ 7:00 pm
Church of the Epiphany, 1317 G Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States

Dear Washington Blade: I hope this message finds you well. I write to invite the Washington Blade’s readers to attend our free community band concert on March 25th in Washington, DC, and greatly hope you can forward this information to all your members. The concert, “Glitter and Be Gay” will take place on March 25th, 7:00 p.m. at the Church of the Epiphany (1317 G Street, NW, Washington, D.C. – Metro Center). Our Capital Pride Symphonic Band will be playing…

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$15

DC Youth Slam Team Finals

March 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Arena Stage, 1101 6th St. SW
Washington, DC 20024 United States

DC Youth Slam Team - FINALS | March 25, 2017 | 7pm Witness the best youth poets in the DC metro area compete for an opportunity to be a member of the world champion DC Youth Slam Team! 8 competitors, 2 rounds of poetry, an amazing musical feature. This event is a fundraiser to support the DC Youth Slam Team in traveling to and competing in the Brave New Voices international poetry festival in the Bay Area, July 2017. Join…

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FREE

Phoenix LGBT Wedding Expo

March 26 @ 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
renaissance glendale hotel and spa, 9495 W. Coyotes Blvd.
Glendale, AZ 85303 United States

Join us Sunday March 26th, 2017 at the Renaissance Glendale Hotel and Spa for an elegant afternoon of helpful planning resources, celebration and inspiration! You & your fiancee will be welcomed into an environment of acceptance & joyfulness with a variety of LGBT-friendly Wedding Professionals. Music, Ceremony Planning Tips, Free Samples, Giveaways... and much more! Our vendors work with couples of all budgets! You'll also have the chance to gather an assortment of fresh contacts & inspirational ideas as you…

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Luce Artist Talk with Christian Benefiel

March 26 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 8th and F Streets NW
Washington, DC 20004 United States

Luce Artist Talks is a monthly local artist series produced in partnership with with CulturalDC’s Flashpoint Gallery. This month we welcome Christian Benefiel, a D.C. sculptor who creates work constructed and secured through tension and interdependent joinery. His pieces reference interpersonal and societal relationships through temporary and conditional attachment. Talk begins at 1:30, beverages served until 3:30.

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Free

Luce Artist Talk with Christian Benefiel

March 26 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 8th and F Streets NW
Washington, DC 20004 United States

Luce Artist Talks is a monthly series produced in partnership with CulturalDC's Flashpoint Gallery. This month we welcome Christian Benefiel, a D.C. sculptor, who creates work constructed and secured through tension and interdependent joinery. His pieces reference interpersonal and societal relationships through temporary and conditional attachment.

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$6.00

Real Boy – Film Screening at BlackRock Center for the Arts

March 26 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
BlackRock Center for the Arts, 12901 Town Commons Drive
Germantown, MD 20874 United States

Join us for a screening of the film REAL BOY, followed by a panel discussion and question & answer session. This is taking place on Sunday, Mar 26, 2017 at 4:00PM for $6.00. Buy Tickets Now! REAL BOY is the coming-of-age story of Bennett Wallace, a transgender teenager on a journey to find his voice as a musician, a friend, a son, and a man. Navigating the ups and downs of young adulthood, he works to gain the support of…

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Free

Never Forget: The Power Behind Institutions of Memory

March 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, 100 Raoul Wallenberg Place, SW
Washington, DC 20024 United States

Public Program United States Holocaust Memorial Museum The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and the National September 11 Memorial & Museum commemorate vastly different events, but both place memory at the center of their missions. Join us as the Museum directors discuss the creation, location and design of these living memorials and their impact. Speakers Sara J. Bloomfield, Director, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Alice M. Greenwald, President & CEO, National September 11 Memorial & Museum Watch online Stream the…

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