Move over New York! DC should be called the city that never sleeps. This week alone we start Filmfest DC, Tracy Morgan comes to town, and the Truckeroo series, a summer favorite, begins. Check out the 11 best events goin’ on in DC this week below. After reading, if we’ve missed something let us know for a chance to win!
Things To Do In DC April 16-22
Chances are you’ll be looking for some tasty treats this Friday. Look no further than the year’s first Truckeroo. With live music, drinks, and 15 food trucks to choose from it’ll be perfect for the late afternoon daze.– more info
It’s the opening weekend of the 32nd annual Filmfest DC. This international film festival pulls out all the stops with 80 films from 45 countries over 11 days. Make sure to stop by and see something special. – more info
Celebrate Earth Day
We all love Mother Earth. While we should prove our love every day, show it a little extra this weekend. Both the Zoo (Sat) and the Bonatical Gardens (Fri) have special events to help you connect back to your roots.
All Night Happy Hour @ Masa 14
If we’re being honest it can be tough to make a 4 o’clock happy hour. MASA 14 has you covered with ALL NIGHT HAPPY HOUR(!!) every Tuesday. Never rush to happy hour on Tuesday again! – more info
50% Off Pizzas @ Oath Pizza’s Grand Opening
Like anyone ever need more of a reason to buy pizza. To celebrate their grand opening Oath Pizza is floating half of your bill. Enjoy the pizza while groovin’ to live music. Stick around the Navy Yard pizza joint for a chance to win prizes. – more info
Beer + Yoga @ Wunder Garten
Back again by popular demand, it’s tough to knock the beer and yoga combo. Relax outside this 4/20 in NOMA’s beautiful Wunder Garten and center yourself for a great weekend. – more info
Board Game Night on the Balcony @ Pinstripes Georgetown
Enjoy the re-opening of Pinstripe’s Canal Balcony Room with FREE appetizers and drinks. Come for the FREE Food and stay for a few board games with the homies. – more info
Renwick Outdoor Installation Tour and Happy Hour
Since actual Burning Man tickets are almost impossible to lock down this is the next best thing! Get a guided tour through the Renwick’s “No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man” installations and join fellow burners for happy hour after. Get your slice of Black Rock City right here in DC. – more info
The 2018 DC Beer Fest @ Nat’s Park
Nat’s Park is good for more than just baseball. DC’s #1 beer festival is this weekend featuring over a dozen food trucks plus all the beer you can drink. Let me tell you from experience, while the price is a bit steep ($45) you definitely get your money’s worth! – more info
Arts n’ Beats @ Union Stage
There’s no better way to shake the Sunday Scaries than with live painting, live music, and animated visuals. Returning for their 2nd season Arts n’ Beats will be even bigger and better than before. Unless you really gotta study we suggest being here this Sunday. – more info
Tracy Morgan @ The Kennedy Center
Calling all 30 Rock fans! Tracy Morgan is blessing DC Friday. The internationally renown comic is ready to make you laugh until you pass out. We suggest pre-gaming the show by watching his Netflix special “Stayin Alive”! – more info
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