Being Social: the Weekend of 12.09.11

9 Dec

Last weekend, the Dr. Seuss’s “Secrets of the Deep” Art Exhibition opened in Georgetown.  It’s free, and shows a bunch of Seuss’ personal art.  If you dig his stuff, check it out;it’ll be open until Christmas Eve!  Also this week, the National Zoo is getting glitzed up with lights!  There’s also ice skating and “Panda Claws”, a furry Santa!  Admission is free and the lights will be up until New Year’s.   And finally the Downtown Holiday Market at the Portrait Gallery is open!  It’s lined with awesome tent shops, and you can drop in to the Portrait Gallery or Spy Museum (or Gordon Biersh) while you’re there!



The Seventh Annual Wig Walk charity pub crawl will be going on in Adams Morgan. For $20 cheap drinks and pub crawling fun will be had!




There’s no better way to start your day than going to National Lager Day at the The Mighty Pint! The MP is offering $3 pints of Yuengling, Sam’s Winter Lager and Flying Dog Lager all day long! (via Metromix)



The DC Bronies are meeting up at the Southwest/Waterfront library.  There will be a Ponies, snacks, and a gift exchange; plus, I’ll be there!



Dress up like Santa… get drunk and go caroling?  I’ve heard of it before, and now’s your chance to try it out, at the 13th Annual Santa Stumble in Georgetown! (via WaPo


The DC Rollergirls will also be back in town, and will be in a doubleheader!  If you want to check them out, they will be at the DC Armory and tickets are a very reasonable $12. (via Metromix)



Wow! It’s Nerd Nite’s 2 year birthday party at DC9, and there will be a ton of discussion on veterinarians taking animals apart and putting them back together again.  Sounds fun to me. (via WaPo)

Even more Seuss!



The Arlington Cinema and Drafthouse will host a Christmas movie festival, which includes Chevy Chase, the Christmas Story, Scrooged, the Grinch, Charlie Brown and Elf.

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