The Weekend Guide

the dance party!

Don’t stop.

The Dance Party
Hilarious (and adorable) electric frenzy-favoring locals set off on a national tour to celebrate the release of their new album, Touch.
Why: You’re gonna go crazy for “Sasha Don’t Sleep.”
When: Fri., 9 p.m.
Where: Rock & Roll Hotel, 1353 H St. NE, b/t 13th & 14th Sts. (202-388-7625). Tickets ($14) online at ticketalternative.com.

DC Wine Guy
Choose from more than 1,200 wines, 500 beers, and 400 spirits — plus mixers and ice — to be delivered to your front door.
Why: There’s everything from a six-pack ($4) of Miller High Life to a 1998 Château d’Yquem ($269).
When: Order 24/7. Delivery, Mon.-Sat., 9 a.m.-9 p.m.
Where: Online at dcwineguy.com.


Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar
Inspired by 1950s Havana, the Latin spot serves Nuevo Cubano dishes with Taino, African, Asian, and Haitian-Creole influences — and plenty of stiff drinks. 

Why: Get 50 percent off the menu ($5-$31) — braised short ribs, salmon, scallops, crab ceviches, classic shredded beef brisket, cassava Cuban fries — thru Oct. 7. 

When: Opens Fri. Daily, 4-11 p.m.

Where: 801a 9th St. NW, at H St. (202-408-1600).

Boutique Week
Parties, sales, trunk shows, and more (be on the lookout for Shoshanna at Urban Chic, Mija Jewelry at LouLou, and chef Geoff Tracy and Norah O’Donnell at Sassanova).
Why: DC editor Annie Lou Berman and Ginger boutique host Lauren Weisberger, author of The Devil Wears Prada and the new Last Night at Chateau Marmont.
When: Sat.-Oct. 9. Weisberger signing, Mon., 6-8 p.m.
Where: Bethesda Row, Bethesda Ln., b/t Elm St. & Bethesda Ave. Admission is free.

Photo: Courtesy of The Dance Party

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