What: The rooftop lounge launches a light-fare menu developed by Jean-Georges.
Why: Get a good view of the White House while sharing thin-crust pizza topped with truffle and fontina; wild mushroom and goat cheese; or the classic mozzarella, tomato, and basil ($12-$21).
When: Daily, 11 a.m.-11 p.m.
Where: W Washington D.C., 515 15th St. NW, at Pennsylvania Ave. Reservations at 202-661-2455.
Murder at the Museum of American History Scavenger Hunt
What: Watson Adventures leads teams of up to six people on a sprint through the Institution to solve a mystery involving Freemasons, Ben Franklin, and a new invention.
Why: Players search for the culprit while finding answers among the collection’s pieces.
When: Sat., 2-4:30 p.m.
Where: Constitution Ave. NW, at 14th St. Tickets ($24.50) online at ovationtix.com.
What: The Tap & Parlour, the new restaurant and bar on the first floor of the Bohemian Caverns building, invites you in to play Wii, poker, Taboo, and more while sipping (or slamming) beer.
Why: We recommend a round of cold Brother Thelonius or Lindemans Framboise — though a plate of bourbon wings ($7) might go nicely with your five-card stud.
When: Thurs., 5-8 p.m.
Where: 2001 11th St. NW, at U St. (202-299-0800).
What: Stuffed collars for small dogs make your teacup Yorkie look totally silly but keep the peewee from squeezing through balconies and fences ($24).
Why: The Virginia invention is available in stripes, polka dots, and checks. A portion of the proceeds helps families of children with cancer.
When: Before Fancy gets herself into trouble.
Where: Online at puppybumpers.net.
Photo: Courtesy of P.O.V.
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