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Date Nights DC Itinerary: Lipstick and Firecrackers

Catch Choir Boy at Studio Theatre, which tells the story of Pharus, a talented student in a legendary school choir who deals with masculinity, tradition, coming of age and speaking truth.

Date Nights DC Itinerary: The Stage is Set for Romance

Impress your lady when you book a room with a view at the elegant and sophisticated JW Marriott .

12 Wine Bars to Get Your Vino Fix in Washington, DC

Ready for a glass of red? A bottle of white? Us, too. Take your pick of these standout wine bars – where you can have your pick of fantastic bites, too – in Washington, DC.

Mockingbird Hill - Wine Bar in Shaw - Washington, DC
Date Nights DC Itinerary: Wedding Crashers

Start your date with a tour of St. Matthew’s Cathedral near Dupont Circle, which has been called one of the prettiest churches in America. Look for the the inlaid plaque on the floor that commemorates the 1963 mass for President Kennedy's state funeral.

Date Nights DC Itinerary: Brews You Can Use

If your idea of a night of romance includes a good old-fashioned pub crawl, then head to Capitol Hill to kick off the crawl. Start with bitters, lagers and a Guinness burger at the Dubliner – the meat is marinated in the Emerald Isle’s signature sip. Slainte!

Date Nights DC Itinerary: Gay-Borhood Living

There is no need to venture far from 17th Street for this classic-gay DC date. Start by visiting Dupont Circle – the original “home” to DC’s gay and lesbian community. Check out the nearby Chocolate Moose , owned and operated by two sisters since 1978. Products range from the sublime to t...

Date Nights DC Itinerary: Dance-Driven

Check in to the Washington Hilton for a stylish, urban getaway, but still a short walk from the eclectic DC neighborhoods of Dupont Circle , U Street and Adams Morgan .

Date Nights DC Itinerary: Hi-Tech Treks

Be sure to pack your sense of adventure and your puzzle-solving skills on this outing. The games begin at the International Spy Museum , where you’ll tackle a GPS-powered mission that takes you through DC’s neighborhoods. You’ll look for clues, receive audio signals and crack codes as you t...

Date Nights DC Itinerary: Get Your Brit On

Get in touch with DC’s British side. Take your art-loving sweetheart to the National Gallery of Art to check out Joseph Mallord William Turner’s British masterpieces. Or visit a Smithsonian museum. The world-famous network of museums was actually founded by Brit James Smithson.

Date Nights DC Itinerary: A Box of Chocolates

Hold hands as you stroll by the White House and Lafayette Square. While you’re at it, light a candle for peace and love. Maybe scream “Jenny!” across the Reflecting Pool (but don’t wade in) just like Forrest Gump did.