We’re finally heading into spring, but we can’t forget that there’s always a chance for snow. Whether you’re looking for a steamy bowl of ramen or watching Travis Scott perform live right when his album drops, there’s plenty of things to do, to keep you busy all March. No matter what you’re looking for, take a look at these events and get your tickets early before they sell out.
Pop-Up Shop at G Sandwich
Trust me, I’m Asian; I know good ramen when I taste it. I’m not talking about that instant shit you ate in college. I mean REAL ramen. Baltimore chef Jonah Kim and Mike Isabella team up to give you a sneak peak of their upcoming restaurant. Dip out from the cold and curl up with a warm bowl of miso-pork ramen. Don’t forget your side of pork buns. Cop a reservation ASAP or check out the website.
DC United Season Opener
The snow keeps coming, but that doesn’t stop DC United from storming the field. Don’t miss the first home game versus Montreal. Get your tickets ($30-65) here.
Beardyman at U St. Music Hall
If your looking to catch a show that’ll be fun and a bit of an experience you definitely want to catch Beardyman while he’s in town. He creates music on the spot with several devices and its all good and fun. For a one of a kind performance you definitely want to come through for it as he creates albums within an hour. Featuring performances from DJ 2rip, Proxxy, and Lantern. here.
The Benefit Show
We’re hoping to send Rare Essence, Black Alley and DC Loves Dilla to Texas. If you haven’t already, check out this dope Go-Go band and Hood Rock music. Your ticket purchase will help this band head to their next destination. Get your tickets ($25-45) here.
Pete Rock & Slum Village at U St. Music Hall
The legendary producer Pete Rock and Slum Village will be rocking the crowd at U Street Music Hall. If your looking for a good hip hop vibe and show this is definitely what you need. Purchase your tickets here.
Washington Capitals vs. Dallas Stars
Got extra time on your hands make sure you toss on your Washington Capitals jersey and head out to see Ovechkin and the boys take on the Dallas Stars. After all everyone loves yelling “Let’s Go Caps!!!” on the metro ride home whether they win or lose. Purchase your tickets here.
Capital Comedy Festival at Dar Constitution Hall
This should be a fun event featuring some of comedies funny comics including Earthquake, Sommore, Arnez J, Tony Rock. Make sure you get your tickets early as this event will definitely sell out. You can purchase tickets here.
March 14th & 15th
Tiësto at Echostage
Dutch DJ Tiësto takes DC for his first DC 2015 event. He might be 46-years-old, but this man only showcases his age through his experience. A night of Tiësto only means the best music, especially after his Grammy win. The first night might be sold out, but tickets are still on sale ($60) for March 15th here.
Young Thug & Travis Scott with Metro Boomin at The Fillmore
Travis Scott shared news about the Rodeo Tour in late January, but prepare for a night to remember. Scott shared his album “Rodeo” will drop this month, so hopefully you’ll be able to cop a listen before he hits the DMV. Get your tickets here.
Ledisi, Raheem DeVaugh & Leela James
R&B and jazz artist Ledisi landed her Intimate Truth Tour in Baltimore. Be sure to check out the “Selma” actress/singer. Get your tickets ($35-85) here.
Washington Wizards vs. Portland Trailblazers
As everyone in DC knows the Wizards have been in a slump as of late but that’s not always bad news. Keep in mind when their bad the tickets are cheaper. So here’s your chance to watch John Wall and The Wizards face off against the mega MC Damian Lillard and The Trailblazers to fight for a final playoff spot. Purchase your tickets here.
Pink Tie Party
It’s the annual party that kicks off the National Cherry Blossom Festival. Dress in your finest “Pink Tie” cocktail attire and enjoy cocktails, food, live music and a spectacular auction. Don’t worry, you’ll be doing good since all proceeds benefit the non-profit National Cherry Blossom Festival crew. Purchase your tickets here.
National Cherry Blossom Festival
One of the most beautiful events in the DMV is the blooming of the cherry blossom trees. Surround yourselves in pink petals while overlooking the Potomac River. Beat the crowd since the peak bloom will be mid-April. Admission is free.
If your looking for a fun show to enjoy featuring the mega talented producer Steve Aoki and company you definitely want to mark this on your calendar. He’ll be taking the stage with Caked Up, Botnek, and Reid Stefan to rock the Echostage one good time this spring. Check it out and grab tickets here.
Meek Mill at Echostage
If your looking for a reason to have a good time and go off with Maybach Music’s Meek Mill this will be a show you don’t want to miss. He’s been putting out hit after hit including “B Boy” after being freed not long ago. There will also be performances made by Lil Tay, Uptown Killa, and more. Purchase your tickets here before they sell out.
Blossom Kite Festival
Hundreds of kites in every color and shape will surround all of DC. The best views can be seen on the grounds of the Washington Monument. Why not bring a picnic and a date for a memorable experience? Admission is free, but anticipate the crowd.
HTR & Hughley’s Just Jokes
Just when you’re about to run into those April showers, get a few laughs in from Howard Theatre Restoration, Inc. and King of Comedy DL Hughley. Get your tickets ($25-45) today.