Content warning. Police released body cam footage showing the death of 20-year-old Karon Hylton, who was struck by a car while riding a Revel scooter. The four officers involved have been put on leave as the investigation proceeds. DC police say they tried to stop Karon Hylton-Brown because he was riding without a helmet, but his family says they chased him, causing his death.
From now through Sunday, the Kennedy Center’s pop-up wine and beer garden, Victura Garden, will transform into a Bavarian biergarten theme. Expect German-inspired eats and lots of great beers. (Varying hours)
Friday, October 30
Train to knock doors in Virginia
Election Day is hurtling closer, leaving many of us to manage existential dread on top of our pandemic stresses. Try to channel some stress into action by training to knock doors and distribute literature in Virginia. (6:30pm)
Vintage Game Night
Bring your corona-safe bubble for an outdoor game night, complete with bocce, croquet, ring toss, and BYOB(oard games). Costumes encouraged. (5:30pm)
Spilling the zom-beans
A circus show & spooky backyard cabaret rolled into one performance on grief, healing, & ghosts – reserve a live spot in Alexandria, or join on Zoom to see an edited recording & attend the cast party. (8pm)
Join Sonny’s pizza to learn how to make a gourmet stromboli from home. This will probably be the best meal prep you’ve done in months. Trust us, it’s worth it. (4pm)
A to Z in DC
With this handy guide, follow in the footsteps of local Washingtonian Austin Graff, who spent quarantine (+working from home + home schooling) rediscovering DC neighborhoods with three year old daughter.
Wistful for when we celebrated Día de los Muertos at the museum together? Our shared dedication to celebration continues online. Enjoy the music of GRAMMY-winning band Quetzal today at 6 p.m.
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