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Smithsonian Craft Show 2024
From May 1st through 5th the  Smithsonian Craft Show will celebrate the work of America’s best craft and design artists. Preview Night will kick off the fun on May 1st with a party and a first-look shopping opportunity. Proceeds from the show will benefit the programs and museums of the Smithsonian. Check out smithsoniancraftshow.org for more information and ticket sale announcements. 
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NMWA's 2024 Spring Gala
After a hiatus of more than two years, the Spring Gala returns to NMWA’s newly renovated, iconic building. This celebration, dedicated to honoring women artists, brings together NMWA’s esteemed patrons, sponsors, and friends for an evening of elegance. Proceeds play a pivotal role in supporting our special exhibitions, diverse education initiatives, and engaging public programs. This year, the NMWA are thrilled to honor actor Tracee Ellis Ross for her unwavering commitment to empowering women. Individual tickets begin $2,000 per person; learn more and reserve your spot at nmwa.org/spring-gala. 6:30 p.m.
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91st Georgetown House Self-Guided Tour
St. John’s Episcopal Church will host the 91st Georgetown House Tour, believed to be the oldest house tour in the country. The annual event attracts more than 1,800 guests each year, gives locals and out-of-towners alike the opportunity to visit historic homes in a variety of styles. The self-guided tour begins at St. John’s Church, where guests will receive a House Tour Magazine (which serves as the ticket to the tour) complete with an interactive map and historic information about each property. Attendees will also receive complimentary admission to the Parish Tea, which will be held in Blake Hall at St. John’s Church, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Advanced tickets for this event are priced at $60 per person ($55 per person for groups of 10 or more) and are available for purchase at georgetownhousetour.com. Tickets may also be purchased on the day of the tour and are priced at $65 per person. 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
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MARK YOUR CALENDAR: Two Plate Solution Fundraising Dinner with Nesrin Abaza and Abbie Rosner
Two local women with close ties to Israel and Palestine - Nesrin Abaza and Abbie Rosner will present, “Two Plate Solution,” a dining experience with a purpose in March. The six-course, family-style menu will combine Israeli and Palestinian cuisine and feature ingredients from shared land and to show the undoubtable connection between Israeli and Palestinian culture. $95 per person, exclusive of drinks, tax and tip. 30% of each meal will be donated to the Palestine Children's Relief Fund. Seatings Tuesday, March 12th to Thursday, March 14th; 7:00 p.m. each evening. Reserve on OpenTable.
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Two Plate Solution Fundraising Dinner with Nesrin Abaza and Abbie Rosner
Two local women with close ties to Israel and Palestine - Nesrin Abaza and Abbie Rosner will present, “Two Plate Solution,” a dining experience with a purpose in March. The six-course, family-style menu will combine Israeli and Palestinian cuisine and feature ingredients from shared land and to show the undoubtable connection between Israeli and Palestinian culture. $95 per person, exclusive of drinks, tax and tip. 30% of each meal will be donated to the Palestine Children's Relief Fund. Seatings Tuesday, March 12th to Thursday, March 14th; 7:00 p.m. each evening. Reserve on OpenTable.
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MARK YOUR CALENDAR: An Evening with Von Diaz & Nycci Nellis for ISLAS at Bold Fork Books
Join Bold Fork Books at on Tuesday, March 19th at 7:00 p.m. for an evening of fun, delicious food and conversation with Von Diaz and Nycci Nellis for her brand-new book ISLAS: A Celebration of Tropical Cooking—125 Recipes from the Indian, Atlantic, and Pacific Ocean Islands. To purchase a ticket, click here.
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An Evening with Von Diaz & Nycci Nellis for ISLAS at Bold Fork Books
Join Bold Fork Books at 7:00 p.m. for an evening of fun, delicious food and conversation with Von Diaz and Nycci Nellis for her brand-new book ISLAS: A Celebration of Tropical Cooking—125 Recipes from the Indian, Atlantic, and Pacific Ocean Islands. To purchase a ticket, click here.
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WDCEP Annual Meeting 2024
The Washington DC Economic Partnership’s Annual Meeting is the epicenter of economic development in the District, attracting over 700 attendees. Each year, we bring together leaders, visionaries, and stakeholders to celebrate economic development, recognize achievement, and highlight the impacts and accomplishments of our city. Tickets cost $145 per person. To purchase a ticket, click here.
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She:DC - Intersectionality in Business at La Cosecha
Wild Side Media + Playhaus Present “Intersectionality in Business”, a community building event for up-and-coming femme entrepreneurs, creators + curators in the District at La Cosecha from 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. To purchase a ticket, click here.
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"Queen of Katwe" Screening at Aurora Hills Library
Gather for an engaging screening of Queen of Katwe, a compelling film that follows the remarkable journey of Phiona Mutesi, a young chess prodigy from the slums of Kampala, Uganda. Registration is free; register here. 1:30 - 4:00 p.m.
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