Friday, February 1, 2013
The weekend is here! How are you going to spend it?
1. Super Bowl XLVII When/Where: Kick-off is expected around 6:30 p.m. Sunday. Both Washington and Arlington bars are planning viewing events and drink specials. Why Go: It's an American tradition? For the commercials? We all have our own answers. 2. Give Your heART to a Child Benefit When/Where: 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday at the Mason Inn, 2408 Wisconsin Ave. NW, Washington. Why Go: An evening of food, drinks, music and art supports the Family & Youth Initiative's efforts to find permanent families for teens in foster care. Price: $50 per person, buy tickets online. 3. 'Reservoir Dogs' at the Dome Theatre When/Where: 8 p.m. Friday at the Artisphere, 1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington Why Go: Artipshere presents a one-night-only screening of Quentin …
Thursday, January 31, 2013
The 2013 Animal Planet Puppy Bowl IX is the "cutest sports event of the year" and is on Super Bowl Sunday right before Super Bowl 47.
The ninth annual Puppy Bowl will again air before the 2013 Super Bowl. Check out the cuteness on Animal Planet from 3 p.m. - 5 p.m. (ET) Sunday, Feb. 3. Puppy Bowl IX includes puppies from Virginia-based Bonnie Blue Rescue and other organizations. (Read about the local connection to Puppy Bowl 2013 here.) The 2013 Puppy Bowl on Animal Planet will include, of course, 35 puppies in addition to hedgehog cheerleaders, the super-slow Cute Cam, a puppy hot tub for the athletes to rest their sore muscles and a kitty halftime show. You can follow @MeeptheBird on Twitter for behind-the-scenes info, too. More football and puppy coverage: Where to Watch Super Bowl XLVII in Georgetown Dogs from Local Rescue Group in 2013 Puppy Bowl DC Area Natives …
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Super Bowl 47 is Sunday, do you have your gear?
Super Bowl 47 is just around the corner. Even though the Washington Redskins fell short of the big game, the Baltimore Ravens and the San Franciso 49ers should put on a good show this Sunday. Fairweather fan or not, you might as well dress the part when you watch the big game. [More: History of the San Francisco 49ers - Ravens games.] Before kick-off at 6:30 p.m. at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, La. you can pick up some NFL gear locally in Georgetown and slightly farther afield: Don't forget to check out our guide: Where to Watch Super Bowl XLVII in Georgetown and elsewhere in DC. Who's going to win? Tell us in the comments below!