We’ve got you totally covered with a list of all the dope events you’ll actually WANT to go to.  Ahead,  everything you  should ditch those other plans for.

SMITHSONIANat8 Party: LA GRANDE FETE

March 27
La Maison Francaise

Why You Should Go: The Francophonie Cultural Festival will go out with a bang with this fancy fete. There will be food and drink samples from over 30 embassies, not to mention some very sexy French accents! Oui, Oui.  Details.

Cherry Blast

March 27
Blind Whino SW Arts Club

Why You Should Go: Cherry Blast is a thrill for the senses: a stunning combination of music, dancing and cherry blossom-inspired art with a prairie-meets-Echostage vibe. Details.

Don’t Block The Box Comedy Show

March 27
Wonderland Ballroom

Why You Should Go: Come out to the Wonderland Ballroom for a night of laughs, dancing and alcohol. I dare you to think of a better night. See, you can’t. Details.


Phillips after 5: Art in 3 Dimensions

April 2
The Phillips Collection

Why You Should Go: This fascinating exhibit inspired by Man Ray’s repurposing of objects will blow you away. What’s even cooler? You can test out the 3D art yourself. Details.

Sick Sad World Happy Hour

March 28
Black Cat DC

Why You Should Go: Venture to hipster town– AKA The Black Cat— to relive the 90s with showings of the television series “Daria,” along with discounted drinks and cool vibes.  Details.