Weekend Getaways

Here are 34 easy, memorable escapes within a few hours’ drive.

Our favorite dishes from the past seven days of dining.
Look forward to a southern European restaurant from chef Barry Koslow.
Every morning, we’ll let you know where to find lunch on wheels.
One of the best views of DC will be unavailable for a month.
A look back at one of the biggest bashes of the summer.
Seriously, is anyone ever this happy about Metro?
Happenings, announcements, and rumors to know about.
Johnna Adams’s tense, moving play has its local premiere.
A ghost tour of the Building Museum and the US Air Guitar Championships at 9:30 Club.
Howard University alum Chadwick Boseman portrays the godfather of soul in this new feature film.
Guides
Our favorite places in the area to get a drink—whether a Champagne cocktail or a can of PBR.
Fascinating museums, fun tours, gorgeous gardens, under-the-radar restaurants, and more.
Our guide to more than 50 of our area’s best spots will make you leap out of bed.
A guide to the area’s best casinos—and advice on how to win.
What you need to know about DC’s newest outdoor bar.
View Comments July 24, 2014 By Anna Spiegel
The project will cost an estimated $200 million over the next two years.
View Comments July 23, 2014 By Benjamin Freed
Obama says he supports statehood, a claim his actions haven’t always backed up.
View Comments July 21, 2014 By Benjamin Freed
A ghost tour of the Building Museum and the US Air Guitar Championships at 9:30 Club.
View Comments July 24, 2014 By Jason Koebler
Howard University alum Chadwick Boseman portrays the godfather of soul in this new feature film.
View Comments July 23, 2014 By Tanya Pai
Shakespeare’s late comedy comes to life in this energetic production.
View Comments July 22, 2014 By Jane Horwitz
The Sterling studio turns off the lights and turns up the music.
View Comments July 23, 2014 By Dora Grote
This registered dietitian proves quick and easy doesn’t have to mean sacrificing nutrition or taste.
Nothing says summer like this refreshing marriage of produce.
View Comments July 11, 2014 By Chris Campbell
This elegant mansion has 9,000 square feet of luxury living space.
This large four-bedroom is on the market for just under $750,000.
If you’re willing to do some sleuthing, you can piece together your house’s past.
View Comments July 24, 2014 By Maddy Berner
Nora Pouillon—an organic restaurateur working to promote a more sustainable world—shares her secrets for achieving a healthier, natural glow.
The blogger behind Curvy CEO talks dressing professionally while staying cool in the summer heat.
View Comments July 09, 2014 By Maddy Berner
Homegrown brands whose products have natural appeal.
Everything you need to avoid a beauty blunder on your big day.
View Comments July 21, 2014 By Valeria Boucas
Rain didn’t dampen this DC couple’s Charlottesville nuptials.
The theater is holding a contest inspired by its upcoming production of Fiddler on the Roof.
View Comments July 16, 2014 By Valeria Boucas