Nightlife in Lowes Island

The Rocky Horror Show (October 7–30)

The Rocky Horror Show

Workhouse Arts Center

Musical that inspired The Rocky Horror Picture Show brings the exploits of Brad, Janet, and Frank N. Furter to the Workhouse Arts stage

$30 $21

$39 for Date Night with Two Movie Tickets and $100 eGift Card ($124 Value*)

Ultimate Date Night Package

Online Deal

Create your own ultimate date with movie tickets and a $100 eGift Card for dinner

$124 $39

"Love Jones the Musical"

The National Theatre

National Theatre - DC

$63 $52.25

Movie Theater Ticket Subscription Plans from MoviePass (Up to 44% Off). Four Options Available.


Online Deal

Smartphone app lets users reserve movie theater tickets at major theaters nationwide, saving them time and money

$17.99 $12.99

Drafthouse Comedy Show for Two Through November 30, 2016

Drafthouse Comedy

Drafthouse Comedy

Upcoming headliners include Comedy Central’s Jackie Kashian, MTV’s Joel Kim Booster, Conan’s Beth Stelling, and MADtv’s Matt Braunger

$55.50 $25

Saturday Silent Disco

The Embassy Row Hotel

Washington, DC

$15 $10.50

Dueling Piano Show

Bobby McKey's Dueling Piano Bar

Fort Washington

$15 $10.50

60-Minute Bourbon-Tasting Packages at Twin Valley Distillers (Up to 41% Off). Three Options Available.

Twin Valley Distillers


After sipping various bourbons, customers can optionally take home a bottle of their favorite house-made spirit

$30 $20

Red Bull Flying Bach (January 6-8)

Red Bull Flying Bach

Warner Theatre

Four-time World Breakdance Champions Flying Steps perform high-energy routines to a live soundtrack of Bach masterpieces

$74.50 $39

Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes (November 11—23)

Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes

Radio City Music Hall

Make memories with the world-famous Rockettes, a production featuring the high-kicking dance troupe and other holiday showstoppers

$75.80 $45

MetroCooking DC Cooking Expo (December 3–4)

MetroCooking DC

Walter E. Washington Convention Center

Get fresh culinary ideas in time for the holidays w/ celebrity chefs, demos by James Beard chefs, interactive workshops, and 250+ exhibitors

$21.50 $15

Distillery Tour and Tasting for Two, Four, or Six at MurLarkey Distilled Spirits (Up to 51% Off)

MurLarkey Distilled Spirits

Murlarkey Distilled Spirits

Get a behind-the-scenes look at this craft distillery and sample its all-natural spirits, which include vodka, gin, and whiskey

$30 $18

Tour, Tasting, and Rocks Glasses for Two or Four at Tenth Ward Distilling Company (Up to 46% Off)

Tenth Ward Distilling Company


Learn about the distilling process during a tour, then taste a sampling of Tenth Ward’s unique spirits made from unconventional ingredients

$28 $15

Comedian/Actor Brian Posehn

Arlington Cinema 'N' Drafthouse

Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse

$25 $16.50

Comedian Jerrod Carmichael

Arlington Cinema 'N' Drafthouse

Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse

$25 $16.50

$40 for a Medieval-Themed Comedy Show and Four-Course Dinner for One at Medieval Madness ($65 Value)

Medieval Madness

Old Town

Four-course dinner of medieval-style food complements a hilarious comedy show

$65 $40

Two-Hour Speed-Dating Event for One, Two, or Four from Professionals in the City (50% Off)

Professionals in the City

University District

Singles seeking connections attend small or large events at DC hot spots; online system links mutual crushes afterward

$60 $30

The Sweet Spot Baltimore: Red Light Special on Sunday, November 6 at 7 p.m.

The Sweet Spot Baltimore: Red Light Special

Baltimore Soundstage

Poets, burlesque performers, comics, and other artists explore sensuality in a high-energy performance devoted to “pop erotic arts”

$29.11 $15

Comic Alonzo Bodden

Arlington Cinema 'N' Drafthouse

Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse

$22 $14.75

Comedian Robert Powell III

Arlington Cinema 'N' Drafthouse

Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse

$20 $13.75

Alan Jackson on Friday, October 28, at 7:30 p.m.

Alan Jackson

EagleBank Arena

Classic country singer gets crowds boot-scooting with hits from his extensive catalog, including “Gone Country”

$59.50 $35

TGI90s Dance Party - Friday November 18, 2016 / 8:00pm

The State Theatre

Falls Church

$5 $2.50

The Bayside Tigers on Saturday, January 14 at 8 p.m.

The Bayside Tigers

Fillmore Silver Spring

The Bayside Tigers dive deep into the hits of the Clinton era with hits by Beastie Boys, Backstreet Boys, Shania Twain and more

$19 $10

Mr. Metropolitan Male Revue on Saturday, October 29, at 7 p.m.

Mr. Metropolitan

M Lounge Events

Hunks from around the DMV area vie for ladies’ favor in this revue and talent show where the prize is a championship belt and a pile of cash

$36.87 $15

Dinner and a Show featuring Roy Hargrove, Jonathan Butler, or Roberta Gambarini, October 25–November 20

Blues Alley

Blues Alley

World-renowned artists Roy Hargrove, Jonathan Butler, and Roberta Gambarini take the stage

$80 $48

Up to 37% Off Food and Drinks at Quench


North Potomac

From the merchant: Lunch and dinner menu includes mini crab balls, soft-shell crab tacos, chicken and waffles.

$30 $19

"The Diary of Anne Frank" - Thursday October 20, 2016 / 7:45pm

Olney Theatre Center - Mulitz-Gudelsky Theatre Lab

Ashton-Sandy Spring

$60 $36.50

Yandel – Dangerous Tour 2016 on Friday, October 28, at 7:30 p.m.


DAR Constitutional Hall

Half of the wildly popular reggaeton duo Wisin & Yandel inspires dancing with slick, energetic pop

$72 $30

Heart and Soul Theatre: Masquerade Jazz, Drama, and Comedy Show on Saturday, October 22, at 8:30 p.m.

Heart and Soul Theatre Presents Masquerade, Jazz, Drama, and Comedy Show

Courtyard Potomac Mills Woodbridge

Members of the Heart & Soul Theatre company perform jazz, comedy, and dramatic acts during an evening packed with family entertainment

$22.09 $12

"Thoroughly Modern Millie" on November 4 or 11 at 7:30 p.m.

"Thoroughly Modern Millie"

Franklin Park Arts Center

Tony-winning musical based on the 1967 film follows a small town gal as she tries to make it in the big city

$20 $10

Select Local Merchants

  • Bassett's
    Come for a tasty meal at Bassett's that the whole family will love. A night out deserves a drink to celebrate, and this restaurant has the perfect selection of beer and wine to go with your meal. Eat out with the little ones at this restaurant, and don't waste time scurrying for a sitter. At Bassett's, there's no need to confine your meal to a traditional dining room — outdoor seating is available when the weather is warm. Bassett's will be able to accommodate your large party. Jeans are just right for a meal at Bassett's, which embraces a casual vibe. Looking for something delicious to serve at your next party? Bassett's also offers catering. For those in a rush, the restaurant lets you take your food to go. If you're driving, be sure to take advantage of the nearby lot. Bassett's' diners can store their bikes safely at the rack around the corner. A meal at Bassett's will typically set you back about $30. Rediscover your favorite American meals at Bassett's. For a casual American classic, Bassett's will serve you up a delicious meal in Poolesville.
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    Poolesville, MD US
  • Old Brogue Irish Pub
    An easy hangout, join fellow drinkers at The Old Brogue Irish Pub for that classic Irish bar experience. This restaurant also operates a bar, so a round of drinks with dinner is not out of the question. The perfect place to take the kids, dining out at this restaurant won't cost you a sitter. Time to cheers to another week in the can at The Old Brogue Irish Pub. Patio tables and chairs are ready for The Old Brogue Irish Pub diners who prefer their meals al fresco. Live music is often featured for patrons' enjoyment. Take your pet pooch along when you visit The Old Brogue Irish Pub — dogs are more than welcome to join their humans at the restaurant. You may be better off finding a table during the week, as weekends at the restaurant tend to be packed. You can also serve food from The Old Brogue Irish Pub at your next party — the restaurant offers catering. The food is prepared and packaged, just waiting for your pickup. For easy dining, The Old Brogue Irish Pub provides convenient parking in a connecting lot. If your preferred mode of transit is of the two wheel variety, you're in luck — there's tons of bike parking outside the restaurant. The menu at The Old Brogue Irish Pub is reasonably priced, with most items costing less than $30. The restaurant's got you covered whether you're hungry for breakfast, lunch, or dinner, but die-hard fans always opt for an evening meal. Grab a friend and head to The Old Brogue Irish Pub where you can enjoy some good food and a nice beer.
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    Great Falls, VA US
  • Velocity Five
    With its cool cafe vibe, Velocity Five is the perfect place to unwind in Sterling's Great Falls Chase district. A night out deserves a drink to celebrate, and this restaurant has the perfect selection of beer and wine to go with your meal. Bring the whole family to this restaurant, where kiddos are welcomed with open arms. Head on over to Velocity Five for weekday and weekend happy hour. Come order a flavorful feast at Velocity Five, and sit outside if it's nice! Score quick and easy seating for groups of any size at Velocity Five. Live music is common at Velocity Five, as is a DJ. In the mood for dancing? Jive to a live DJ, and show off your moves on the restaurant floor. If you're hoping to snag a table on a Friday or Saturday, it's best to ring the restaurant for a reservation first. No need to gussy up for a trip to Velocity Five, where patrons dress for comfort and fun. Through their catering service, Velocity Five can also set out a delicious spread for your next party. Get in and out of the car quickly with no-hassle parking located all around the restaurant. Velocity Five is a prime location for cyclists to park their bikes and enjoy a bite to eat. Taste the greatness Velocity Five is serving up with meals around $30. Stop waiting and head directly to Velocity Five's one-of-a-kind cafe for lunch!
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    Sterling, VA US
  • Mighty Mikes Grill & Bar
    Looking for a quick bite to eat? Head on over to Sterling's Mighty Mikes Grill and Bar. Pair your entree with a glass of wine or draft beer — this restaurant has a fully-stocked bar to complement your meal. Celebrate the start of a great weekend at Mighty Mikes Grill and Bar's great happy hour. Get online gratis thanks to Mighty Mikes Grill and Bar's complimentary wifi. Score quick and easy seating for groups of any size at Mighty Mikes Grill and Bar. For those who love to shake it, hit the restaurant dance floor and show off some of your best moves. Regulars recommend heading over to Mighty Mikes Grill and Bar during the workweek. Perfect for an after-work outing, Mighty Mikes Grill and Bar won't require you to change outfits before dining as the dress here is super casual. Can't get enough of Mighty Mikes Grill and Bar's tasty dishes? They also offer a catering service for parties and events. Ordering food? You can pick it up yourself! If you're driving, be sure to take advantage of the nearby lot. Mighty Mikes Grill and Bar makes it their goal to serve food that is both delicious and affordable. Morning, noon, or night, you can head on over to Mighty Mikes Grill and Bar since they serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
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    Sterling, VA US
  • Los Toltecos
    Mexican-food cravings are easily satisfied at Los Toltecos — this popular spot puts a fresh, five-star spin on run-of-the-mill beans and cheese. Los Toltecos has a large variety of flavorful and healthy dishes. The drink list at this restaurant has everything you need to complete your meal (and your night out). At this restaurant, kids of all ages are welcome. Los Toltecos can provide comfortable seating options for parties of any size. Enjoy the luxury of eating a delicious meal outside at Los Toltecos. Catering services are also available. With food this good, you'll be running into this restaurant to pick it up yourself. Score parking in the lot adjacent to Los Toltecos, a local restaurant. Los Toltecos makes bikers feel at ease with the multiple storage racks outside. Hitting the mid-range mark, Los Toltecos s prices are perfectly reasonable for food that goes above and beyond. Come experience an amazing array of Mexican dishes when you try the highly-rated Los Toltecos. Stop in Los Toltecos today and enjoy a Mexico-inspired meal in a casual setting. Los Toltecos serves up a variety of Mexican eats, so head on over today and indulge in some of your favorites.
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    Sterling, VA US
  • Applebee's
    Visit Applebee's and indulge in some good old-fashioned American cuisine. Applebee's works to create healthy meals with flavorful twists. Pick your poison and toast your evening — drinks are also served here. Check out the brews and bites at happy hour, and kick back without spending a fortune. Check email, shop online, or get the latest game scores on Applebee's' free wifi. The noise level can often drown out conversation, so make sure your party is prepared to speak up. The restaurant doesn't accept reservations, so make sure to show up early during the busy weeknights. Applebee's welcomes laid-back diners, so there's no pressure to throw on heels or a tie. Or, take your grub to go. Call Applebee's for catering if you have a big event coming up. Driving to the restaurant is easy as pie, and parking surrounds the area. Menu items at Applebee's tend to be mid-priced, so expect to plop down about $30 per person to dine here. Paying with your major credit card is one payment option at Applebee's. Lunch and dinner are easy as pie (and you might as well get a slice) at the delicious Applebee's.
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    Sterling, VA US