Things to do in Washington DC: Washington DC Weekend Guide-August 22-24,2008

Washington DC Weekend Guide-August 22-24,2008

Don't know what you are going to do this weekend? Don't have a clue on what you are going to do?

Here are some events to attend in Washington DC this weekend.



      En Vogue -R&B stars of the 90"s best known for hits "Hold on","My loving"(You're never going to get it)" and 'Free your mind" will be performing at the Birchmere Music Hall 3701 Mt.Vernon Ave Alexandria,VA 703-549-7500.

     Young Jeezy -Def Jam Recording Platinum rapper out of Atlanta performs at H20. 800 Water St SW Washington DC 202-484-6300.

     Once Okay Twice with Ra Ra Rasputin and the Frustrations will be at the Rock and Roll Hotel. 353 H St NE Washington DC 202-388-7625.


      Still Black,Still Proud- The African Tribute to James Brown with music directors Pee Wee Ellis and Fred Wesley featuring Cheikhlo, Vieux Farka Toure,Wunmi,Fred Ross, Pete Madsen,John Made and Reggie Ward at the 9:30 Club 815 V St NW Washington DC 202-265-0930.

      Fort Dupont Summer Concert Series- Free summer concerts outdoors on Saturday evenings featuring jazz,soul,funk and old school R&B. Bring a picnic. Location: Randle Circle and Fort Dupont Drive Washington DC 202-426-5961.


Ben's Chili Bowl Concert - Funk,hip-hop and go-go performers rock the stage in this free concert honoring the Chili Bowl's 50th anniversary at the 9:30 Club 815 V St NW Washington DC 202-667-0909.


  • Death Race - A prisoner and racing champ (Jason Statham) at the toughest jail in the country must compete in a death race to win his freedom.                                 

Genre: Action/Adventure

MPAA Rating: R

Starring: Jason Statham,Joan Allen,Tyrese Gibson.

Director: Paul W.S Anderson

Screenwriters: David Self,J.F Lawton,Paul W.S Anderson

Run time: 1hr 45 mins.

  • The Long Shots-This is a true story of Jasmine Plummer,an 11-year old quarterback who took her team to a major tournament for the first time in history.

Genre: Drama

MPAA Rating: Drama

Starring: Ice Cube,Keke Palmer,Tasha Smith,Jill Marie Jones,Dash Mihok.

Director: Fred Durst

Screenwriter: Nick Santora

  • The Rocker-A washed up musician (Rainn Wilson)gets a second chance at stardom when his nephew's group hires him as their drummer.

Genre: Comedy.

MPAA Rating: PG-13.

Starring: Rainn Wilson,Christina Applegate,Josh Gad,Emma Stone,Jason Sudeikis,Teddy Geiger.

Director: Peter Cattaneo

Screenwriter: Wallace Wolodarsky and Maya Forbes.

  • Fly Me to the Moon-Three young houseflies stow away on Apollo 11 in this 3D Adventure.

Genre: Comedy,Family,Adventure

MPAA Rating: G

Starring: Philip Bolden,Trevor Gagnon,Daniel Gove,Edwin E.Aldrin Jr,Christopher Lloyd,Robert Patrick,Nicollete Sheridan,Tim Curry.

Director: Ben Stassen

Screenwriter: Domonic Paris.

So I hope my list will give you some things to do. Have a great weekend.

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Lanre- Looks like there is a lot of activities in your area this weekend.  Have a great one.

Posted by Jennifer Fivelsdal, Mid Hudson Valley real estate connection ( JFIVE Home Realty LLC | 845-758-6842|162 Deer Run Rd Red Hook NY 12571) almost 11 years ago

I saw the "longshots" my son and I wanted to leave we were so bored - but my daughter liked it.

Did you go see En Vogue?? That would be funny.

Posted by ama hender almost 11 years ago

I like you used the branding at the end of blog.

Posted by Grace Keng, CRS, CDPE (408) 799-8887 (Keller Williams Realty Cupertino) almost 11 years ago

the chili bowl  concert looks like something I would I really enjoy,thanks for the post like the set up great for localism

Posted by Tatyana Sturm, Denver Realtor, GRI, Denver/ Aurora CO Relocation (Exit Realty DTC) almost 11 years ago

Amanda- I wanted to but I didn't. Besides I like En Vogue.

Grace- Thank you. I am glad that you said something about that. I guess I am going to continue using it then. Have a great weekend.

Tatyana-Absolutely. I missed the Ben's Chilli Bowl. Got boggled down with work.

Jennifer- Definitely. You have a great one as well.

Posted by Lanre-"THE REAL ESTATE FARMER" Folayan, I don't make promises.I deliver results.SOLD HOMES (Keller Williams Select Realtors-Buy a home in Washington DC. Sell a home in Washington DC) almost 11 years ago