Pop into the Chinatown location of Ping Pong Dim Sum for baskets of dumplings like king prawn and bamboo shoots. Tip: its daily happy hour specials start at 4 p.m. and run all night – and on Sundays, happy hour runs all day, from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
After the ice is cleared, try and score some for yourself. Try your hand at Pop-A-Shot or Skee-Ball, or make a friend and play ping pong or bubble hockey at Penn Social.
Roll into the sophisticated Hotel Helix near Thomas Circle for a nightcap in the ultra-modern Helix Lounge that houses nearly 20 craft beers and a sizable wine list.