Ward 2 Night at The Shakespeare Theatre Company: Free tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis to all Ward 2 residents to the Aug. 21 performance of Much Ado About Nothing at 7:30 p.m. There is a limit of two tickets per resident. Email email@example.com in Councilman Jack Evans' office by August 19. Include your name, address, email address, and number of tickets requested. Once reserved, you can pick up your tickets at the theatre on the night of the performance.
Brown Bag Lunch Collections Conversation at Dumbarton House:Bring your lunch and join neighbors and fellow history geeks for a presentation on on and discussion about the American Windsor chairs in the Dumbarton House Collection, 2715 Q St., NW. The bi-monthly collections conversations are every other Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. for about 45 minutes, including 30 minutes of presentation and 15 of questions and answers.
DC Beer Week at A Bar (2500 Pennsylvania Ave., NW): Lancaster Brewery is taking over A Bar Wednesday from 6 to 10 p.m. Enjoy three drafts, two bottles and a sampling of experimental brews "that have never left the brewery," according to the event notice. There will also be experimental beer and food pairings. Craft beers and brats will run $5 each.
Winesday at Whole Foods: Stop by the Georgetown store, 2323 Wisconsin Ave., NW, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. or the Foggy Bottom store, 2201 I St., NW, from 5 to 7 p.m. For $5 you get five wine and food pairings. Bring back your Whole Foods wine glass to Foggy Bottom and pay just $3.
Georgetown Farmer's Market Wednesday. Stop by the Georgetown Farmer's Market, held each Wednesday in Rose Park. There you can pick up produce for dinner, enjoy a warm Belgian waffle, grab a loaf of bread and see a whole bunch of familiar faces. The market runs from 3 to 7 p.m. in Rose Park at 26th and O Streets, NW.