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Posted at September 8, 2011 by 0 Comment

116. Maryland Seafood Festival Ticket Giveaway

Are you free this weekend?  Well, the Fordcast Tour is currently making its way across the country and the next stop is the Maryland Seafood Festival on September 10-11.  We're happy to be working with Ford to bring you two ...

111. Attend the Verizon Wireless American Music Festival with The Fordcast Tour

So are you free for Labor Day Weekend?  How does four free tickets to the largest outdoor Music Fest on the East Coast sound? The Verizon Wireless American Music Festival to introduce the new Ford Focus is in full swing across the United States.  The team at Ford got in ...

Posted at August 24, 2011 by 4 Comments

109. DMV Africans Late Registration Cookout

So, I've been a fan of the folks over at DMV Africans for some time, and I think you'll enjoy their Late Registration Cookout on Sunday August 21st in Greenbelt Md. Before I get into the details about the cookout, I thought I would share a bit about the crew at ...

Posted at August 20, 2011 by 6 Comments

104. Columbia Heights Day

It's here again.  And per usual they promise it's going to be bigger and better. The skeptic in me thinks they're right. Columbia Heights Day is among the best community festivals in Washington D.C.  Each year D.C Metro residents in the thousands descend on Columbia Heights to celebrate the best the community ...

Posted at August 14, 2011 by 0 Comment

101. Visit the National Arboretum

So this is a photo tour of the National Arboretum in DC.  You'll also meet the photographer behind these photos, Carlyle Smith. Check out his full portfolio on Soulfotography and follow him on twitter @clylesvibe. As I write this, I'm zoning out listening to ...

Posted at August 03, 2011 by 6 Comments

99. Movies on the Potomac-National Harbor

Today's post idea is a tip from @convertingme from Converting a Spendthrift.  Thanks for the heads up!  Free movies overlooking the Potomac on a pleasant evening.  It's a no brainer. I've been living in the D.C area for a little over 6 years now ...

Posted at July 26, 2011 by 0 Comment

94. Yala Dance Workout at the Wharf in DC

Welcome friend.  So this is the first in a series of posts on the renovated DC Wharf and the fun events they'll be having this summer.  Hope you enjoy. Listen, I've got some bad news and some good news. Which would you like first? The bad?  You ...

Posted at July 14, 2011 by 5 Comments
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90. Reggae Wine Festival

If you live in the Northeast, chances are you have one or two coping mechanisms in place for when old man winter shows his ugly face. If you’re anything like me and my friends, what gets you through the winter is the mere thought that in a few short months you’ll ...

Posted at July 06, 2011 by 1 Comment

89. Jazz at the Sculpture Garden

Sometimes I kick myself for being tardy in discovering something awesome that everyone else already seems to know about. Other times, I just roll with it and thank my lucky stars that I discovered it at all. The National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden- Jazz in the Garden falls into… neither ...

Posted at July 04, 2011 by 0 Comment

85. Take a trip to the National Harbor

Yes, the National Harbor is in fact located in Oxon Hill, MD. Now that we’ve gotten that tiny piece of irony out of the way, let’s move on to more important things. Like the fact that every Friday & Sunday night during the summer you can take your date or your ...

Posted at July 02, 2011 by 3 Comments