Hop to it, cuties.
Frogs! A Chorus of Colors
What: Study dozens of croakers from around the world in terrarium habitats.
Why: It’s toad-ally hoppin’.
When: Fri.-May 11. Mon.-Sat., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: National Geographic Museum at Explorers Hall, 1145 17th St. NW, b/t L & M Sts. (202-857-7588).
Olive Dance Theatre
What: The Philly-based ensemble performs a high-energy narrative through impressive break-dancing and hip-hop.
Why: Break it down.
When: Sat., 8 p.m.; Sun., 4 p.m.
Where: Dance Place, 3225 8th St. NE (202-269-1600).
Meat Market Performance Week
What: The second annual celebration includes eclectic visual art, panel discussions, live performances, and film screenings.
Why: You like it rare.
When: Thru Sat. Schedule online at meatmarketgallery.com.
Where: 1840 14th St. NW, b/t T & S Sts. (202-328-6328).
The Fantasy Foot Ball
What: A footwear fashion show with music, martinis, free consultations with podiatrists, and glamorous swag bags.
Why: Get pumped.
When: Sun., 2-5 p.m.
Where: Four Seasons Hotel, 2800 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, b/t 28th & 29th Sts. (703-842-3323).
Cafe 15 Closing
What: Get your fill from the simple French resto before doors are closed for good.
Why: Sadly, all tasty meals come to an end.
When: Thurs., 6:30 a.m.-10:30 p.m.
Where: Inside the Sofitel Lafayette Square, 806 15th St. NW, b/t H & I Sts. (202-730-8800).
Photo credit: Reptiland, 2003