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Nov 21

Black Friday in Georgetown

Black Friday, November 25th, kicks off the holiday shopping season and there's no better place to do it than in DC's best neighborhood for shopping, Georgetown. On Black Friday, many Georgetown stores will offer extended hours, sales, and special incentives for shoppers. Additionally, on Saturday, November 26th, Georgetown will be participating in "Small Business Saturday", a day dedicated to supporting small businesses during one of the busiest shopping weekends of the year. The Georgetown BID … [Read more...]

Feb 27

Homemade Pizza Co. Comes to Georgetown

Although the Homemade Pizza Co. has five other locations in the DC area, I’ll readily admit to never hearing of them or even noticing that I’ve walked by one. That was until they opened their latest shop in my neighborhood and a held three day long celebration featuring free pizza, salad and the owners grilling (yes, grilling) up their za and chatting the locals. Unlike most pizza joints, Homemade Pizza Co. doesn’t serve you hot out of the oven pizza. Instead they sell bake-at-home pizzas made … [Read more...]

Jan 20

We Love Food: Tackle Box

Though I live in the general area, I don’t spend much time on M St. in Georgetown. It’s not that I have anything against it, except that I run the risk of driving myself in to serious debt every time I walk down the street. Intermix, your siren song calls to me. There is one place that I’m willing to risk credit card debt for, and thy name is Tackle Box. Tackle Box is the cooler little brother to its snooty boarding school sister, Hook, next door. While Sis spends her days rolling her eyes at … [Read more...]

Dec 17

Grand Opening: CitySports Georgetown

If your morning commute takes you along the Georgetown section of M Street, then on Tuesday morning you likely saw a long line of cold, sports enthusiasts waiting to get the first peak (and swag gift bags and prizes) at the City Sports flagship store located at 3338 M Street, NW. The two story, 1000+ sq. ft. space is the 18th location for the City Sports group and offers shoppers not only fashionable and functional merchandise, but the opportunity to explore, learn and experience the various … [Read more...]

Dec 02

Taste of Georgetown 2010

October 9, 2010 Credit:Raul Umanzor, Special to Metromix Wisconsin Avenue was shut down as thousands of hungry and thirsty residents hit the streets for the 17th annual Taste of Georgetown. The Taste of Georgetown showcases the spectacular cuisine of thirty of Washington, D.C.’s finest restaurants, highlighting the neighborhood’s varied culinary personalities and featuring nearly sixty delectable dishes to sample from such eateries as 1789, Mie N Yu, Hook, Filomena, and of course Georgetown … [Read more...]