Meet the Filmmakers at the DC premiere of "Arise". The film, which has won awards and recognition at several film festivals, offers "portraits and stories of extraordinary women around the world who are coming together to heal the injustices against the earth." It is narrated by actress and environmental activist Daryl Hannah. Letelier Theater, 3251 Prospect St., NW, is hosting the DC premiere of the film and during the 8 p.m. showing Saturday there will be a Q&A with the filmmakers. Tickets are available online for $15, $13 for students and seniors. The annual Cathedral/Woodley Alley sale is this weekend.Stop by the long alley between the 2200 block of Cathedral and the 2700 block of Woodley on Saturday from 9 a.m. to "whenever." More than a dozen households are selling items like art work, fine men's clothing, books and CDs and, of course, lemonade!
Gyspy Sally's is open for business and has already packed its calendar with weekend performances. Friday night, you can catch three bands: Jonny Grave and the Tombstones, The Highballers, and The Delafield String Band. Tickets are $10 and will be available at the door. Doors open at 7 p.m. Friday, show starts at 7:29 p.m. Check out the calendar for other weekend performances.
H Street Festival: The annual celebration of food and music closes down the H Street corridor in Northeast DC this weekend. Stop by Saturday from noon to approximately 7 p.m.
Enjoy the musical performance ‘moment’ by Steve Antosca from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. in Georgetown University's Walsh Building lobby. The performance runs 4 p.m. to 4:20 p.m. by the Georgetown University Orchestra accompanied by electronic musician William Brent. A panel discussion follows from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Open to the public. The Walsh Building is located at 1221 37th St., NW, Washington, D.C.