It’s here. Time to get outta your holidaze.
What: Dress festively, sing, dance, swig, and roam the city spreading cheer.
Why: Claus without laws.
When: Sat., noon.
Where: National Museum of Natural History, 10th St. & Constitution Ave. NW, on the steps. For location updates, go to twitter.com/Santarchydc.
Caramel Goodwill Holiday Trunk Show
What: Curated racks of cocktail dresses and vintage goods from the thrift megashop with deals on the boutique’s in-house lines (Ethos Paris, Madras 641).
Why: Donate gently worn clothing for additional discounts.
When: Fri., 5-8 p.m.
Where: 1603 U St. NW, b/t 16th & 17th Sts. (202-265-1930).
Winter Mixology Class
What: Learn to perfect that spiced rum punch or champagne cocktail for your next shindig with lessons and tastings led by co-owner and chief mixologist David McCabe.
Why: Mull it over.
When: Sat. & Dec. 19, 2-3 p.m.
Where: Punk’s Backyard Grill, 2188 Annapolis Mall, Annapolis (410-571-7744). R.S.V.P. required to 410-571-7744 or email@example.com.
Piko Trivia at Sticky Rice
What: Rollicking sushi spot offers late-night fun with quirky prizes like the infamous Slap Chop veggie cutter.
Why: You’ll be on a roll.
When: Sun., 11 p.m.-2 a.m.
Where: 1224 H St. NE, b/t 12th & 13th Sts. (202-397-7655).
Fashion for Paws: A Home for the Holidays
What: Sales on dresses, seasonal pet portraits, and sweets benefit the Washington Humane Society.
Why: Retract your Santa claws.
When: Sun., noon-3 p.m.
Where: Fresh, 1205 Potomac St. NW, b/t M & Prospect Sts. (202-965-7115).
Photo: justonlysteve / Flickr