Reel it in.
Tackle Box Opens
What: The very nautical M Street lobster roll shack opens a second location in Cleveland Park.
Why: Load up on clam chowder, grilled bluefish, oyster rolls, hush puppies, and blueberry pie ($6-$19).
When: Daily, 11 a.m.-11 p.m.
Where: 3407 Connecticut Ave. NW, b/t Ordway & Macomb Sts. (202-450-6875).
What: A new local artists collective takes teaching out of the classroom.
Why: Head to grocery stores, parks, cemeteries, and galleries for lessons on ghost hunting and storytelling, building with found materials, bookmaking, and Balkan history.
When: Thru June 30.
Where: Registration online at knowledgecommonsdc.org.
The Big Victorian
What: Traipse through the historic old house to browse goods from local designers, load up on treats, and bop to smooth DJ stylings — all in support of the nonprofit Baltimore Curriculum Project.
Why: Clothing by Julie Bent and Catapult Vintage, art by Xavier Schipani, jewelry from Hannah L. Ragan, and cured meats and cheeses from Ceriello Fine Foods.
When: Sat., 4-7 p.m.
Where: 2826 Montebello Terr., Baltimore. Admission is free.
Summer Secret Special
What: Sit outside at PS 7’s and ask for the undercover menu item: tacos stuffed with fish, cilantro slaw, and chipotle sauce ($12).
Why: Pair it with a $3 beer, $4 glass of wine, or $7 ladle of house punch (made daily with herbs, fruit, and whatever’s fresh at the market).
When: Mon.-Thurs., 5:30-9:45 p.m.; Fri. & Sat., 5:30-10:45 p.m.
Where: 777 I St. NW, b/t 7th & 8th Sts. (202-742-8550).
Photo: Courtesy of Tackle Box