DC Deals: World Traveling, Beer Festivals, Anchorman, Art Galleries, and More!


Throughout the month of February, many of Washington, DC’s museums and venues are offering deals that cater to an array of interests.  If you’re looking for a date idea for Valentine’s Day weekend, or just an excuse to do some traveling, we’ve got you covered.

Here are some events exclusively taking place on Valentine’s Day weekend:

  • If you’re into film and photography, check out the World Traveler Date Night.  It’s the perfect culture and cuisine package for you and/or the film-loving traveler in your life.  This February 14-16, the National Geographic Museum is rolling out the red carpet to all attendees for an Oscar-nominated foreign film with after-hours access to the museum, as well as drinks and dessert.  Be sure to use promo code “NatGeoNightOut” to get the special $16 rate per person.
  • You’ll need your drinking shoes for the Drink the District President’s Day Beer Festival at Dock5 at Union Market.  For only $30 per person, you and your date could sample more than 50 different types of beers.  The festival will also have live entertainment and tons of food available from local food trucks.  It’s a must-attend for any beer lover in your life.  Be sure to get tickets in advance as there are only four sessionsone on Friday, February 14 starting at 6pm and three on Saturday, February 15 starting at noon.

Already booked up for Valentine’s Day weekend?  Here are a couple events that are taking place all February long:

  • Start off by taking in the world-renowned art collections at The National Gallery of Art, and then enjoy a special dessert deal from the world-renowned chef, Michel Richard.  You and your date will be treated to chocolate truffle cake and two glasses of wine for $20 at Garden Café Francais. 
  • Stay Classy at the Newseum’s latest addition, “Anchorman: The Exhibit!” which features props, costumes, and footage from the hit comedy.  If you and your co-anchorman or woman mention “Anchormaniac”, you’ll receive a free mustache with the purchase of your tickets!

For all these February event details and much more, please visit here.