1. In keeping with my desire to hang out on U Street more, I met up with some friends at the Brixton for drinks (unfortunately we couldn’t order food on the rooftop bar, so I guess I’ll have to go back again…) before heading to the 9:30 Club for a Lady Gaga vs. Madonna vs. Boy Band dance party with DJ Lil ‘E. Naturally we all danced our faces off! [Read more…]
I have a new goal/a new list to start ticking things off of. Explore U Street more, by way of restaurants, bars, etc. This inspiration came to me as I was sipping a drink and sharing a dinner entre with my friend Nova this past Friday night, at 1905, coincidentally a U-Street restaurant and bar.
For non-DCers, U Street Corridor is a neighborhood in the District with many shops, restaurants, nightclubs, art galleries, and music venues. It covers about a 9-block stretch. I have heard it referred to as a “hispter” part of town and that it carries a similar Austin, Texas vibe in the neighborhood. [Read more…]