Event Spotlight


by Otessa:

So, you lovely blog-readers, I have 2 events to spotlight for you.

beer. pie. music. all for the love of cherry blossoms

Number 1 is:  Scoutmob’s “Blossom, Bake, & Brew

Scoutmob’s “handpicked” event which is happening this Saturday April 21 from 4pm to 7pm, on H st corridor NE. (Yea, the cool part of town where all the fun stuff happens like the RRH, Dangerously Delicious Pies, Toki Underground, etc etc…)

From the Scoutmobsters’ press release… It’s a collision of epic righteousness: Scoutmob’s joining forces with Dangerously Delicious Pies, Chocolate City Beer and a whole team of local artists and musicians to party for a cause.

What To Expect

  • Admission for 1 to the Blossom Bake + Brew in the Gallery O on H Courtyard
  • Exclusive “Blossom Beer” tasting from Chocolate City
  • One yummy “pocket” pie courtesy of Dangerously Delicious Pies
  • Live music from the likes of Listen Local First
  • Support for the community courtesy of H Street Main Street

Oh but FYI ~ you have to buy tickets (which is a little sad for those of us who are trying to save $). Buy ‘em HERE if you want ‘em.


Number 2 is a FREE event…

The video game hall of legends at the Smithsonian American Art Museum (Credit: Blake Patterson (blakespot.com))

The Art of Video Games, at the Smithsonian

3rd floor North, American Art Museum
March 16, 2012 – September 30, 2012

The blurb: The Art of Video Games is one of the first exhibitions to explore the forty-year evolution of video games as an artistic medium, with a focus on striking visual effects and the creative use of new technologies. It features some of the most influential artists and designers during five eras of game technology, from early pioneers to contemporary designers. The exhibition focuses on the interplay of graphics, technology and storytelling through some of the best games for twenty gaming systems ranging from the Atari VCS to the PlayStation 3.

More info HERE.


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