Twist and shout.
What: Justin Giunta (Subversive, Tory Burch) arrives in D.C. to launch his new, more affordable jewelry line.
Why: Lots of heavy metal and gobs of gemstones.
When: Sat., noon-5 p.m.
Where: Upstairs on 7th, 555 12th St. NW, b/t E & F Sts. (301-351-8308).
Dinner with Bev Eggleston
What: Dine family style with the farmer/head of EcoFriendly Foods, which supplies artisanal meats to hotspots in D.C. and NY.
Why: Sneak a peek at Cynthia Connolly’s photos that document Eggleston’s food distribution.
When: Sun., 6 p.m.
Where: Sonoma, 223 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, b/t 2nd & 3rd Sts. (202-544-8088). Reservations required.
Olympics Oyster Roast
What: Party in the parking lot with grilled food, beer, and the gold medal hockey game on an outdoor screen.
Why: You gotta have goals.
When: Sun., noon-6 p.m.
Where: Evening Star Cafe, 2000 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria (703-549-5051).
Amazons and Their Men
What: A pay-what-you-can performance of the play loosely based on the life of infamous German director Leni Riefenstahl.
Why: It’s a tall order.
When: Thurs. & Fri., 8 p.m.
Where: Round House Theatre, 8641 Colesville Rd., Silver Spring. Tickets at 240-644-1417.
Les Dames d’Escoffier’s Celebrating Food
What: Demos, sessions on food writing and kitchen design, chef lectures, and a glimpse into reality cooking shows from Top Chef finalist Carla Hall.
Why: You’re no Julia, child.
When: Sat., 9 a.m.-5:45 p.m.
Where: The Universities at Shady Grove, 9630 Gudelsky Dr., Rockville (202-973-2168). Register online at lesdamesdc.org.
Photo: Courtesy of Deviated