Welcome to your daily Hit List featuring the shows, openings, and ritual gatherings that will set your social dial to MAX FUN.
And if you don’t dig our picks, there are tons of other events to check out on BYT ALL CITY (side note: promoters/venues: posting events on ALL CITY is free and open to all-so please use it, WE PROMISE this is much more effective than posting random comments on posts)
WELCOME TO WINTER. You can:
- HAVE THE BEST JANUARY EVER, courtesy of some fun tips from us.
- Get your winter drink on with our new Winter Outdoor Drinking Guide–heated patios and fireplaces abound.
- Go exclusively to non-douchey bars this season.
- AND (plan to) go exclusively to the best restaurants and bars of 2014.
- Need some laughs? We’ve got all your comedy #ProPicks for the month.
- And if you’re looking for THE STAGE, get classy with the January Theatre Guide.
- and, oh yeah, NEVER BE HUNGOVER EVER AGAIN.
Ready? Onto tonight.
- Celebrate the life of Martin Luther King, Jr. with music, poetry and the performing arts at the National Cathedral.
- And then head to The Kennedy Center for more MLK, Jr. celebration with Dionne Warwick and the Let Freedom Ring Choir.
- Tonight’s Non-MLK #ProPick is the one and only Action Bronson at Howard Theatre. Don’t believe us? Check out our recent interview and see why.
- If you’ve got the whole day off, might we suggest checking out some free art? The National Building Museum’s offering a new exhibition on Guastavino…
- And National Graphic’s new Women of Vision exhibit is the first showcase of the magazine’s female photographers.
- Plus you can catch 8×8 at Looking Glass Lounge, where you’ll see eight performers take the stage for eight minutes each. Neat-o.
- And if you’re in the mood for a movie, Arlington Cinema Drafthouse has $2 screenings of “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2,” “Free Birds,” “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire,” and “About Time.”
- + there’s all sorts of other stuff right over here.