Events

     

Wednesday, May 06, 2015 4:00 PM

DC Inno presents State of Innovation, a conference that will bring together disruptive business leaders to discuss what's working and what's next for the region's economy. The invigorating panel discussions will explore the state of innovation from three vantage points: the national, local and company level. After at the program filled with high-profile speakers and interactive discussions, attendees enjoy an exclusive networking reception with DC’s brightest thought leaders.

Schedule of events:
4:15 - 5:00 p.m. - Registration and Networking
5:00 - 5:10 p.m. - Introduction
5:10 - 4:45 p.m. - Panel 1: National Impact, Local Progress
5:45 - 5:55 p.m. - Break
5:55 - 6:30 p.m. - Panel 2: Building an Innovation Ecosystem
6:30 - 6:40 p.m. - Break
6:40 - 7:15 p.m. - Panel 3: Building a Success in D.C.
7:15 - 8:00 p.m. - Networking Reception

Tickets and additonal infomration available at dcstateofinnovation.com.


Saturday, May 09, 2015 10:00 AM

On May 9th, 2015 the European Union Embassies and the EU Delegation to the United States open their doors to the public for the annual EU Embassies’ Open House: a day of family fun, food, culture and more. The event offers visitors a rare look inside the embassies and provides a unique opportunity for them to experience the cultural heritage and national traditions of the 28 member countries.

 Visit EUopenhouse.org for more details and a list of activities.


Saturday, May 09, 2015 5:00 PM

The event takes place at the corner of 18th and Columbia, in the heart of Adams Morgan, and is free to the public. Past years have featured a range of music from bluegrass and soul to jazz and roots rock. Seating is available on a first come, first served, basis.

May 2 — Jelly Roll Mortals
May 9 —Dot Dash
May 16 — Goin' Goin' Gone
May 30th — La Unica
June 6th — Doug Stevenson & The Spades
June 13th — Dupont Brass

Check out the series' Facebook page for more details.


Friday, May 15, 2015 12:00 AM

Bicycling to work is a healthy and cost-effective alternative to drive-alone commuting. Join Commuter Connections and the Washington Area Bicyclist Association on Friday, May 15, for Bike to Work Day 2015. Ride with thousands of cyclists, new and experienced, and enjoy a healthy commute that helps improve traffic congestion and air quality in the metropolitan Washington region. There will be free T-shirts, food, beverages, and prizes for registrants who attend.

Join more than 14,000 area commuters for a celebration of bicycling as a fun, healthy, and environmentally-friendly way to get to work. A record-breaking number of cyclists are expected to participate again this year so register soon at www.biketoworkmetrodc.org

Register for free and visit one of 79 regional pit stops throughout Washington, D.C., and surrounding counties in Maryland and Virginia; receive refreshments, and be entered in raffles for new bicycles.

Cyclists must register for one pit stop but are welcome to visit any of the 79 pit stops along their way to work. Free event T-shirts will be available at pit stops for the first 14,000 registrants who attend. Locate specific start/end times for all pit stops at www.biketoworkmetrodc.org

Bicycle commuter convoys - led by experienced bicycle commuters - will travel throughout the region. All levels of cyclists are welcome to join the convoys.

For registration information and event details, visit www.biketoworkmetrodc.org


Saturday, May 16, 2015 10:00 AM

The Asia Heritage Foundation's annual festival, held on Pennsylvania Avenue NW between Third and Sixth streets, features outdoor craft exhibits, cooking and martial arts demonstrations, a talent show, flash mob dancing, and much more. Voted numerous times as the Best Street Fair in Washington, Fiesta Asia! is an exciting opportunity to visit DC ahead of the summer rush!

Visit asiaheritagefoundation.org for more details.


Saturday, May 16, 2015 5:00 PM

The event takes place at the corner of 18th and Columbia, in the heart of Adams Morgan, and is free to the public. Past years have featured a range of music from bluegrass and soul to jazz and roots rock. Seating is available on a first come, first served, basis.

May 2 — Jelly Roll Mortals
May 9 —Dot Dash
May 16 — Goin' Goin' Gone
May 30th — La Unica
June 6th — Doug Stevenson & The Spades
June 13th — Dupont Brass

Check out the series' Facebook page for more details.


Saturday, May 30, 2015 5:00 PM

The event takes place at the corner of 18th and Columbia, in the heart of Adams Morgan, and is free to the public. Past years have featured a range of music from bluegrass and soul to jazz and roots rock. Seating is available on a first come, first served, basis.

May 2 — Jelly Roll Mortals
May 9 —Dot Dash
May 16 — Goin' Goin' Gone
May 30th — La Unica
June 6th — Doug Stevenson & The Spades
June 13th — Dupont Brass

Check out the series' Facebook page for more details.


Saturday, June 06, 2015 5:00 PM

The event takes place at the corner of 18th and Columbia, in the heart of Adams Morgan, and is free to the public. Past years have featured a range of music from bluegrass and soul to jazz and roots rock. Seating is available on a first come, first served, basis.

May 2 — Jelly Roll Mortals
May 9 —Dot Dash
May 16 — Goin' Goin' Gone
May 30th — La Unica
June 6th — Doug Stevenson & The Spades
June 13th — Dupont Brass

Check out the series' Facebook page for more details.


Saturday, June 13, 2015 12:00 AM

Millennial Week DC provides opportunities for the nation’s largest generation to come together, learn, network and thrive. The week long series of presentations, panels, and social events focus around the topics of entrepreneurship, social good, politics and diversity.

Visit millennialweek.com for event details and updates!


Saturday, June 13, 2015 5:00 PM

The event takes place at the corner of 18th and Columbia, in the heart of Adams Morgan, and is free to the public. Past years have featured a range of music from bluegrass and soul to jazz and roots rock. Seating is available on a first come, first served, basis.

May 2 — Jelly Roll Mortals
May 9 —Dot Dash
May 16 — Goin' Goin' Gone
May 30th — La Unica
June 6th — Doug Stevenson & The Spades
June 13th — Dupont Brass

Check out the series' Facebook page for more details.