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    Grand City Tour

    Up for a "monumental" experience in the nation's capitol? This half-day sightseeing tour will provide just that, introducing you to the sites and attractions you've always heard about, but have no idea how to find! You'll travel alongside a friendly DC local for a fun and insightful touring experience starting with a visit to the White House. Up next: the Jefferson Memorial, Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial, Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, Lincoln Memorial, Iwo Jima Memorial, Korean War Memorial, Vietnam Memorial, and Nurses Memorial. Phew, that's a mouthful of memorials. All told, you'll drive by and visit over a hundred sites and memorials and learn about the history of their construction, including the people behind them. Of course, no trip to DC would be complete without a visit to the Washington Monument, which at 555 feet, is the tallest structure in the city. This tour deserves a memorial of its own.
    Grand City Tour

    400 New Jersey Ave NW, Washington

    • Get to know Washington DC during a half-day walking/driving tour
    • Check out popular sites such as the White House and Washington Monument
    • Visit some of the hundreds of memorials and learn about their histories
    • Enjoy an inside look at DC thanks to a knowledgeable local guide
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    Sunset Dinner Cruise with Buffet

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    Board this sleek, five-deck, luxury cruise ship and cruise for a fun night of dinner, dancing and sightseeing in Washington DC. As you journey down the waters of the Potomac River, you'll be treated to Washington DC's magnificent sunset views.

    Enjoy the all-you-can-eat, fine-dining buffet in an elegant dining room while being entertained by a cabaret performance captivates of song, dance and comedy.

    After dinner, feel free to wander the ship's decks and take a romantic stroll to enjoy more of the twinkling DC skyline. Or hit the dance floor as the DJ spins your favorite songs. Along the way, you'll pass by Washington DC's popular attractions like the Washington Monument, the Woodrow Wilson Bridge, the Admiral's Row colonial town homes and more.

    Bring your camera -- the views on this Washington DC sunset cruise are not to be missed.
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    Sunset Dinner Cruise with Buffet

    600 Water St SW, Washington DC

    • Enjoy a luxury cruise out on the Potomac River for a delicious buffet style dinner
    • Look out onto the horizon and see the sun set and create magnificent views
    • Listen to a DJ play your favorite songs as you enjoy the interior of the ship
    • Wander the ship's decks and take a romantic stroll to enjoy more of the twinkling DC skyline
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    Glass Fusing Mini Workshop

    What you see through is what you get during this glass fusing workshop! You'll receive expert instruction from a professional artisan in the principals of glass fusing as you work to create a stylish 8x8-inch flat glass plate. Among the many points covered in this introductory class are principles of design and glass compatibility, as well as the techniques of the art of construction, fusing, and slumping. In the process, you'll learn to use the tools of the trade, including firing to complete your project. And when all's said and done, you'll have a vibrant, beautiful piece to show off your new talents! Pretty "glassy" stuff, huh?
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    Glass Fusing Mini Workshop

    6772 Brigadoon Dr, Bethesda

    • Learn the art of glass fusing during a small-scale, hands-on, and beginner-friendly workshop
    • Master fundamental skills in glass design and construction while learning to use the tools of the trade
    • Design a stunning 8x8-inch flat glass plate that will be yours to keep
    • Expand your creative repertoire with a unique skill set that will be the envy of all your friends
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    Fused Glass Plate Workshop

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    Looking for a little variety in your collection of candy plates, decorative dishes, or unique decorations? This fused glass plate workshop is exactly what you need! Create your own piece of fused glass on your own, designed by the specifications of your choice. Then the kiln will work its magic and you will have a beautiful and unique plate you can call your own. Pick up your plate two weeks after the class ends, so every detail and characteristic of your plate will be perfected and finalized!
    Fused Glass Plate Workshop

    155 Gibbs St, Rockville

    • Create a beautiful piece of fused glass that will serve as a unique plate
    • Let your artistic vision come to life with proper instruction and guidance
    • Make both an interesting decoration and a practical utility you'll be able to use forever
    • Complete the design and work of your creation and leave it for the kilns to finalize
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    Photo Tour: F-Stops and Shutter Speeds

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    Anyone can point a camera and press a button. What separates photographers who know what they're doing from those who don't is the knowledge of how to use your camera to its fullest extent! This class will demystify the subtle abbreviations you will find on your camera. After this class, you'll be able to differentiate settings from "Auto" and "P" to "Av" and "Tv." As you learn these basic operations, you'll start to unlock the knowledge of how professionals make that closeup look super sharp, but always have the perfectly blurred background. This is a great way to build your own skills on photo composition, mode, speed and exposure, and also teach you how to use your camera to its fullest capacity.
    Photo Tour: F-Stops and Shutter Speeds

    1661 Pennsylvania Ave NW, NW Washington

    • Learn how to use your camera and its shooting modes and speed
    • Demystify the abbreviated and automatic settings
    • Develop the skills and tricks that will help you take a picture like a professional, including exposure and good photo composition techniques
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    6 positive reviews
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    Introduction to Mosaics

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    Are you enamored by the colorful tiles and rigid edges of mosaics? Create your own mirror frame, glass tray, or ceramic animal with this mosaic class that guides you through the artistic process. There will be a wide variety of pretty glass and unique materials to glue down and craft your ideal project. A grouting demonstration will be given, along with plenty of grout for you to bring home and use after your mosaic has dried for 24 hours. Come enjoy the fun of making a mosaic in a relaxing atmosphere!
    Introduction to Mosaics

    155 Gibbs St, Rockville

    • Craft your own mosaic with beautiful glass tiles and learn how to grout it yourself
    • Make a mirror frame, glass tray, or ceramic animal with proper guidance and a grouting demonstration
    • Bring together your artistic vision and craft a project or design you're proud of
    • All materials are included and you will leave with a bag of grout to use at home
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    Photo Tour: Monuments and Memorials - Half Day

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    Afraid of being the one person on the photography tour with no photography knowledge? This workshop starts with a 45 minute lesson where you will learn photography basics and rudimentary methods of architectural photography. Then, you will move on to taking pictures of the various monuments and historical buildings around Washington. You will learn important photography techniques, while seeing all the best photography sites and angles in the area. Start with learning the concepts of F stops and shutter speed, and gradually progress to more intricate techniques!
    Photo Tour: Monuments and Memorials - Half Day

    1661 Pennsylvania Ave NW, NW Washington

    • Learn basic photography techniques while touring notable Washington locations
    • Photograph landmarks like the White House, Lafayette Park, and the Lincoln Memorial
    • Progress to more advanced techniques like shutter speeds and outdoor portraiture
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    6 positive reviews
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    Make Your Own Sushi

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    Roll like a pro. You will learn all the steps to make a great sushi roll, including a demonstration on the sushi rice, which is arguably the most important part. You will make a traditional roll and an inside-out roll with the fillings of their choice from the chef’s seasonal selection of vegetables and fish. Once you know the method and techniques, be creative! The venue will also offer best wines for sale to perfectly pair with sushi to create a great meal!
    Make Your Own Sushi

    1611 Eckington Pl, Washington DC

    • Develop your culinary skills with a sushi-making class
    • Learn to prep ingredients and combine them into perfect rolls
    • Enhance the fun with food and drinks available for purchase
    • Treat yourself to a fun social cooking experience
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    Drunk Shakespeare Mezzanine Seats

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    You are cordially invited to a meeting of The Drunk Shakespeare Society. In a hidden speakeasy, five classically-trained actors assemble for their sacred ritual. One actor takes five shots of whiskey and then attempts to perform a major role in a Shakespeare play. Hilarity and mayhem ensue as the remaining sober actors attempt to keep the play on track. Every night is different depending on who’s drinking ... and what they’re drinking! Drunk Shakespeare is a New York Times’ Critics Pick and “the best thing to ever happen to the theater” according to Slate Magazine. The show is on a limited run so get your tickets today! Performance runs 90 minutes with no intermission. Craft cocktails are served throughout the show.
    Drunk Shakespeare Mezzanine Seats

    1100 13th St NW, Washington DC,

    • Experience the intoxicating thrill of live theater with Drunk Shakespeare
    • Watch actors take several shots and then try to perform a Shakespeare play
    • Laugh at liquor-inspired interpretations of classic characters
    • Indulge in libations of your own as you watch the performance
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