Borderstan Blueprint (Aug. 11-18)

by Sean Meehan August 10, 2015 at 5:40 pm 0

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The Borderstan Blueprint is a smattering of interesting events around the area to help you plan for the upcoming week.

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Zami presents Screening of ‘Summer’ 
Busboys & Poets (2021 14th St. NW)
6:30 p.m.

Watch Dutch film ‘Summer’ as part of a monthly gender and sexuality-themed movie series hosted by Tagg Magazine. Tickets $5


Play With Love: Recess for Grown Ups
Dupont Circle
6-8 p.m.

Bring a jump rope, hula hoop or sidewalk chalk for adult recess. It’s like normal recess, only older.

DC Bike Party’s Water World Ride
Dupont Circle
7:30 p.m.

DCBP’s monthly ride takes on a beachy theme for a ride from Dupont Circle to Acre 121 bar. 


ChurchKey’s Washington, D.C. Total Tap Takeover
ChurchKey (1337 14th St. NW)
4-11 p.m.

The popular Logan Circle bar will devote all 55 of its taps to D.C. Craft Brewers as part of D.C. Beer Week.


Farragut Fridays
Farragut Square (17th and K streets NW)
9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Join Gold Triangle BID at Farragut Square for free Wi-Fi and games. Participants can also reserve meeting spaces for up to 1.5 hours.


Lower Georgia Avenue Community Graffiti Removal
Torrie’s Restaurant (700 V St. NW)
10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Volunteer to help remove graffiti from local businesses in an area that stretches from the intersection of Georgia and Florida avenues NW to Georgia Avenue and Upshur Street NW.


The Beer Olympics
The Tap and Parlour at Bohemian Caverns (2001 11th St. NW)
2-10 p.m.

Teams of four can compete against each other as they make their way through U Street bars. Includes waived cover charge and drink specials. Tickets $10-20

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Asher Price: Year of the Dunk
Kramerbooks and Afterwords Cafe
6:30 p.m.

Journalist Asher Price talks about his quest to dunk a basketball at the age of 34.


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