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U Street’s Fainting Goat launched “Tinder Tuesdays” date night happy hour and “Goat Unplugged” concerts on Thursdays

Fainting Goat launches new date-night happy hour, Goat Unplugged concerts

Tinder Tuesdays can fire up one’s love life on a budget

U Street’s Fainting Goat launched “Tinder Tuesdays” date night happy hour and “Goat Unplugged” concerts on Thursdays. The new line of programming, heating up summer nights, will be added to the tavern’s current Trivia Nights every Wednesday, in addition to its popular “Pies & Pitchers” happy hour on Fridays.

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Burtons Grill & Bar will open its 18th restaurant in Kentlands Market Square in Gaithersburg, Md. June 27

Burtons Grill opens restaurant in Kentlands Market Square

Polished casual-dining chain marks 18th location with Gaithersburg opening, second restaurant in Washington, DC region

Burtons Grill & Bar will open its 18th restaurant in Kentlands Market Square in Gaithersburg, Md. June 27. The polished, casual-dining chain continues to expand, with locations in eight states. The Market Square, operated by Kimco Realty Corporation, stands as a well-known and premium shopping center for fashion, grocery, dining, entertainment, and personal services.

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RAMW announced Cash Cash, an electronic music trio, will headline the entertainment at RAMMYS Sunday, July 24

Cash Cash to headline RAMMYS 2022 entertainment

World-renown electronic music trio to amp up excitement at DC-area restaurant awards gala in July

The Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) announced Cash Cash, an electronic music trio, will headline the entertainment at RAMMYS Sunday, July 24. In partnership with Club Glow and Echostage, RAMW is bringing the popular performers to the post-RAMMY Awards party, dialing up the wow factor.

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The City Ridge Project in Northwest, Washington DC is coming to fruition...the city’s first Wegmans

Wegmans, The Branches opening at City Ridge, DC

Washington, DC’s first Wegmans to open in July

The City Ridge Project in Northwest, Washington DC is coming to fruition with the opening of the city’s first Wegmans and the development’s first apartment building. According to reporting from WTOP and personnel at the project, a Wegmans will be opening in July. Although Wegmans has 20 units in the DMV, according to WTOP, City Ridge Wegmans will be the first of the chain’s grocery stores to open within the city’s borders.

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DC Summer Restaurant Week returns to the DMV region Monday, August 15 to Sunday, August 21, 2022

RAMW readies Summer DC Restaurant Week 2022

Local diners can take advantage of dine-in prix fixe for $25 per person, RW-To-Go meals starting at $35 per person

Metropolitan Washington Restaurant Week returns to the DMV region Monday, August 15 to Sunday, August 21, 2022. As per tradition, the Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington (RAMW), a DC restaurant advocacy organization, will sponsor and market the event, also known as Summer DC Restaurant Week. Over the years, Restaurant Week has become a popular biannual celebration of the local industry.

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DMV-area restaurants and bars are celebrating DC Pride with special food and drink offering including Pizzeria Paradiso and Ted's Bulletin

DC-area bars, restaurants celebrate DC Pride

Local eateries feature special treats, beverages, charitable donations during DC Pride Month

DMV-area restaurants and bars are celebrating DC Pride with special food and drink offerings and special contributions to the LGBTQ+ community. Pizzeria Paradiso, Sidekick, Ted’s Bulletin and Kramers are among them.

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Thrasher’s Rum Royale on the rooftop of Tiki TNT is fast approaching, coming in June

Thrasher’s Rum Royale finalists to compete in June

Thrasher’s Rum Royale on the rooftop of Tiki TNT, a Polynesian-style waterfront watering hole, is fast approaching. For two decades, Todd Thrasher has been ingrained in the cocktail movement of Washington, DC. Supporting local bartenders, his search for the most creative cocktail talents has led to the upcoming Thrasher’s Rum Royale competition slated for Monday, June 6.

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