What to Do this Week in DC: July 29th-August 1st, 2013

What to Do this Week in DC: July 29th-August 1st, 2013

August is almost here, which means the summer is winding down, but the events in the DC area are still heating up. Check out Social DC PR’s event picks for the week!

Pick of the Week:

Thursday’s Blondes vs. Brunettes Kickoff Happy Hour!

Monday, July 29th:

The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour Starring Beyonce: Do you love Beyonce? Now is your chance to see her perform live at the Verizon Center at 601 F Street NW, DC at 8:00pm. Ticket prices start at $109 on StubHub: http://www.stubhub.com/beyonce-tickets/the-mrs-carter-show-world-tour-starring-beyonce-washington-verizon-center-washington-dc-29-7-2013-4234866/.

Tuesday, July 30th:

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Sip with Socialites “Let’s Luau at The Graham Georgetown”: Sip with Socialites’ July Cocktail Party will be Tuesday July 30th from 7-10:00pm at the Graham’s rooftop, The Observatory, (1075 Thomas Jefferson St., NW DC) to benefit Girls Health Ed., which was founded by Sarah Elizabeth Hillware. Tickets should be purchased prior to the event and are $25, which also includes one raffle ticket. Additional raffle tickets are 5 for $20.00. Suggested attire for the event is hot pink and orange glam. Tickets can be purchased here: http://letsluauwithsws-eorg.eventbrite.com/

About Girls Health Ed.:

Girls Health Ed. began as a volunteer effort. Sarah Hillware, former America’s Miss District of Columbia, began visiting schools (public, private, charter and religious) in the DC area during her reign to promote her platform on health education. She collaborated with other established health advocacy organizations, and handed out information pamphlets catered to kids (grades K-12) and parents. She used the tools provided to give scientifically-based talks to students and teachers. After each talk, she received great feedback from teachers and administrators and was always asked to come back. She recognized a need in the DC area for basic education on daily health habits. www.girlshealthed.org

Wednesday, July 31st:

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Pillow Talk with Rickonia and Elyse Ho #RAKE: On Wednesday, July 31st from 5-9:00pm there will be a R.A.K.E. (Random Acts of Kindness Everywhere) happy hour at One Lounge (1606 20th Street NW, DC) to help collect pillows for the homeless. Pillow cases, sheets, socks, and other items will also be accepted. After the happy hour, R.A.K.E. and any guests that wish to join will hand out the pillows and other items to the homeless in the DC area.

Thursday, August 1st:

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Blondes v. Brunettes Kickoff Happy Hour: Football season is right around the corner and so is the annual Blondes vs. Brunettes Power Puff Football Game to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association! Join the BvB organization on Thursday, August 1st from 6-9:00pm at Southern Hospitality in DC for a happy hour to learn about the game and how to get involved.  Part of the downstairs bar at Southern Hospitality is reserved (directly to your left when you walk in) for the happy hour. Drink specials will include 1/2 price select bottles of wine and $2 Bud Light bottles, and 10% of the proceeds for the night will be donated to The Alzheimer’s Association.

For more information visit the event’s Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/events/223042607844667/?ref=2

Check back on Friday for our weekend event picks!

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