The Weekend Guide

hula girl pop-up!

Isle be seeing you. 

Hula Girl Pop-Up
Join Mikala Brennan as she puts the brakes on her Hawaiian-themed food truck for a spell to test-drive a brick-and-mortar in Cleveland Park.
Why: Taste the sunshine in island classics such as teriyaki steak, chicken, or tofu; Spam musubi; coconut panna cotta; and Hawaiian punch.
When: Fri., 5-10 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. & 5-10 p.m.; Sun., 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Where: 3407 Connecticut Ave. NW, b/t Ordway & Newark Sts.

The Download

What: The top sixteen things to do on the Internet this week.
Why: Investigate clues to True Detective, get the coolest no-hands camera app, and hear our favorite new songbird on the rise.
When: Now’s good.
Where: At dailycandy.com.

Pie Fest
 Mingle with the city’s top tarts, including reps from Pie Sisters, Dangerously Delicious Pies, and the host kitchen (home of a killer banoffee pie). 
Why: Your $10 ticket gets you unlimited tastings. 
When: Sat., 2-5 p.m.
Where: Brixton, 901 U St. NW, at 9th St. (202-560-5045). Tickets at eventbrite.com

Fashion for a Fraction
What: Score bargains on new and vintage clothing, shoes, and accessories when local boutiques such as Treasury, Duo, Meeps, and Lettie Gooch get a jump on spring cleaning at this warehouse sale.
Why: Early birds (9-11 a.m.) get a free glass of bubbly. 
When: Sat., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: Ideaspace, 300 Tingey St. SE, at 4th St. Tickets ($5-$15) at xorbia.com

Pop-up Handi-hour
What: Take your posse to the Kogod Courtyard (while the Renwick Gallery is closed for renovations) to get crafty while listening to live jazz.
Why: Hungry DIYers can fuel up at the Courtyard Cafe.
When: Tonight, 5-6:45 p.m.
Where: Smithsonian American Art Museum, 8th St. NW, at F St. (202-633-7970). Admission is free.

ASCAP: 100 Years and Beyond
What: Review a century of American songwriting through a display of original sheet music for popular songs, and consider the challenges of protecting creative rights.
Why: Someday you’ll find it, the rainbow connection — a holograph draft of the lyrics is here, as is the original manuscript for The Pink Panther theme. 
When: Thru July 26. Mon.-Sat., 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: Library of Congress, 101 Independence Ave. SE, at 1st St. (202-707-5000). Admission is free.

Photo: Courtesy of Hula Girl

Hula Girl Pop-Up
3407 Connecticut Ave NW
bt Ordway & Newark Sts
Washington, DC 20008
300 Tingey St SE
@ 4th St
Washington, DC 20003
901 U St NW
@ 9th St
Washington, DC 20001
8th St NW
@ F St
Washington, DC 20004
101 Independence Ave SE
@ 1st St
Washington, DC 20540