A password will be e-mailed to you.

Hey everyone! This week’s selection of events on D.C. BEST WEEKEND BETS are, as always, hand picked from our awesome AGENDA HOMEPAGE and carefully calibrated for maximum fun, minimum stress and have Weird Al as your spiritual guide because this fine man (alongside all sorts of other very fine men) just got added to the Bentzen Ball line-up this year.HIpost-58568-weird-al-cool-gif-Imgur-Tumblr-xbYI


Some really cool things on the horizon:

  • SEPTEMBER 9TH! Our annual Nat Geo Live after hours museum party is coming! Tickets on sale now! Buy them. This is right around the corner! We sell out well in advance every year.
  • OCTOBER! Bentzen Ball tickets are on sale! Now with 100% more Weird Al, Michael Ian Black, Malcolm Gladwell, Last Podcast on the left! PLUS: Tig Notaro! Bridget Everett! Stuff You Should Know! Horror themed comedy! More shows soon to be released too!
  • BENTZEN BONUS: Got a total yuck story? Pitch your story to perform w/ Story District and BYT at Horror Show – a part of Bentzen Ball
  • NOVEMBER! FotoWeek is coming and FotoWeek competitions are LIVE now! Enter to win money, prizes, a chance to show your work at the Nat Geo museum and more.
  • Some BIG, MASSIVE, SUPER SHINY announcements coming up so: stay forever in the loop and follow us on Facebook & Twitter & Instagram & Pinterest. Use #BYThings too.
  • Can you even contain the excitement?


THIS_WEEK_ON_BYTAll sorts of great stuff:




 Let’s do it!










  • Leaving the house?
  • It’s the D.C. State Fair! Go do state fair things!
  • Baby Bry Bry & Nick DePrey, Reservations, and Alex Tebeleff are going to be at Marx Cafe.
  • Head to the Black Cat for a screening of Exotic, a movie about exotic dancers in Guam.
  • In the mood for some bluegrass? Check out the Lonesome River Band @ The Hamilton.
  • + ALL SORTS OF other stuff
  • And just like that, the weekend is over. How do you feel about that?


DONT_FORGETPHEW. THAT WAS A LOT. BUT:  THERE ARE A BAJILLION OTHER THINGS TO DO LISTED IN THE BYT AGENDA PAGES, so use it (to both post your events and search for them) and if you think we may have missed something, comment away–you know you want to. No excuses:


Till next time, stay weird: