The Weekend Guide

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Make It Mount Pleasant
A street fiesta in DC’s favorite DIY hood brings an outdoor craft market, mariachi music at Haydee’s, discounted yoga at Past Tense, and Nana’s first-ever sidewalk sale.
Why: Hill street mews.
When: Sun., noon-6 p.m.
Where: Mount Pleasant St. NW, at Kenyon St.


Grilled Cheese Bar
Lay it on thick with your choice of fifteen cheeses, or let chef Logan Cox take charge with toasty combinations like the Swiss Bank Account (prosciutto, Challerhocker, and truffle butter) and Krusty Krab (jumbo lump crab imperial with béchamel).
Why: Praise be to cheeses!
When: Sun.-Thurs., 5-6:30 p.m. & 10:30 p.m.-midnight.
Where: Ripple, 3417 Connecticut Ave. NW, b/t Ordway & Macomb Sts. (202-244-7995).


Anne Fontaine Summer Sale
The reigning queen of crisp white cotton docks the goods 30-50 percent.
Why: Get down and shirty.
When: Thru June 20.
Where: Tysons Galleria, 2001 International Dr., McLean (703-714-0509).


The Capital Pride Parade
The colorful conga line winds its way through Dupont and Logan Circles. Throw your hands up for beads and candy.
Why: It’s rainbow bright.
When: Sat., 4:30 p.m.
Where: Parade starts at 22nd St. NW, at P St., and ends at Thomas Circle, at 14th St. NW, at N St.


The Clarendon Cup
High-speed bike races take place in Arlington’s nightlife zone.
Why: Find out what happens when people stop being polite and start getting wheel.
When: Sat., 8 a.m.-noon.
Where: Clarendon Metro Station, 3100 Wilson Blvd., at N. Highland St., Arlington.

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Make It Mount Pleasant
Mt Pleasant St NW
@ Kenyon St
Washington, DC 20010
Clarendon Metro Station
3100 Wilson Blvd
@ N Highland St
Arlington, VA 22201
Thomas Circle
14th St NW
@ N St
Washington, DC 20005
The Capital Pride Parade
22nd St NW
@ P St
Washington, DC 20037
3417 Connecticut Ave NW
bt Ordway & Macomb Sts
Washington, DC 20008
Tysons Galleria
2001 International Dr
McLean, VA 22102