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See ‘Planes, Trains, and Automobiles’ on the Jumbo Screen on Nov. 16

If you’ve never seen Planes, Trains, and Automobiles, you have to head to the District Stadium for a live screening on the jumbo screen on Nov. 16! This fun holiday movie brings together Steve Martin, Laila Robins, and John Candy for a throwback classic that can’t be missed. The premise of the movie is a travel story gone wrong trying to…

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No-Carve Pumpkin Decorating DIYs for Grown-Ups

Carving a jack-o-lantern may have been fun when you were a youngster—but that was before you were the one in charge of cleaning up. Times have changed, and so have your tastes. So here are a few sophisticated DIY projects you can try with your pumpkins this year. Chalkboard PumpkinsChalkboard paint isn’t just for the walls. If you cover a…

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Kick Off Your Weekend With Sauciety’s Happy Hour

Happy hour at Sauciety, the restaurant inside the Westin Washington National Harbor, just might be the best-kept secret in the DC area. With its stunning views of the Potomac and its easy access to the Capital Beltway, it’s an attractive rendezvous point after the workday is done. The happy hour specials in the street-level bar area are no joke, either–you’ll…

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Have You Tried the Chicken and Waffles at Succotash?

When James Beard award-winning chef Edward Lee started cooking at Succotash in Penn Quarter, the entire DC restaurant scene took notice. More recently, the team behind Succotash has brought its unique combination of classic Southern dishes with Korean flair to the National Harbor. Loyal customers of the original spot will tell you that the new space is gorgeous, with expanded seating options…

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