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Smith Public Trust’s ‘Brookland Zoo’ Event Combines Local Brew And Hip Hop

We thought Brookland beer and music lovers would be interested in this event which combines the two, Thursday March 9th from 7 – 11pm at Smith Public Trust. Entry to the event, which features beer from DC Brau, 3 Stars and Atlas Brew Works,  is free with an RSVP.  DJ Jahsonic will be spinning tunes from the  golden-era hip-hop. From the event page:

DJ JAHSONIC
FLASH FREQUENCY
EL LAMBERT
+ THE EXPERIENCE

3 STARS BREWING CO.
ATLAS BREW WORKS
DC BRAU BREWING CO.

THE GOLDEN AGE OF #DCBREWS MEETS THE GOLDEN AGE OF HIP HOP


Smith Public Trust is located at 3514 12th Street NE.

Free Live Music, The Petty Indulgences, Friday At Smith Public Trust

Why not step out and enjoy a free rock show in the neighborhood? The DC-based band The Petty Indulgences will be performing at Smith Public Trust this Friday. From the event page:

You LOVE live music. We KNOW you do.
We MAKE live music. You KNOW we do.
Are we gonna rock Smith Public Trust with live music on Friday, February 17th at 9 pm? YOU KNOW WE WILL!

Smith Public Trust is located at 3514 12th Street NE.

Smith Public Trust’s No Sleep Til Brookland Event Combines Hip-Hop And DC Brews

We thought Brookland beer and music lovers would be interested in this event which combines the two, this Thursday January 12th from 7 – 11pm at Smith Public Trust. Entry to the event, which features beer from DC Brau, 3 Stars and Atlas Brew Works,  is free with an RSVP.  DJ Jahsonic will be spinning tunes from the  golden-era hip-hop. From the Event Page and Smith Public Trust’s Twitter feed:

DJ JAHSONIC

3 STARS BREWING CO.
ATLAS BREW WORKS
DC BRAU BREWING CO.

THE GOLDEN AGE OF #DCBREWS MEETS THE GOLDEN AGE OF HIP HOP

Smith Public Trust is located at 3514 12th Street NE.

Your New Years Eve Rundown Of Local Events

When we moved here seven years ago, there really wasn’t anything in the way of New Year’s Eve celebration offerings. Now every year seems to bring more and fun events and a wider array of choices.  Here is a rundown of NYE events for those who want to stay local. Cheers!

  • Brookland’s Finest will offer a fixed price, 3 course dinner that includes shrimp cocktail, Surf and Turf,  and dessert. The dinner costs $35 per person and there will be a champagne toast for guests in the restaurant when midnight rolls around. Brookland’s Finest is located at 3126 12th St NE.
  • Brookland Pint  will have a special menu that will be served Saturday evening. For $50 guests will get a special paired tasting menu. Make reservations by calling 202.758. 2757 or emailing info@brooklandpint.com. Brookland Pint is located at 716 Monroe Street, NE.
  • Dew Drop Inn is offering up a New Years Eve dance party with a DJ from 7:00 pm – 2:00 am. From their Facebook page: “Come ring in 2017 with The Dew Drop Inn. Will be having an all night dance party with tunes by Ameer Dyson and No Cover & Midnight Toast.” The Dew Drop Inn is located at 2801 8th Street NE.
  • Nido is having a special four-course Spanish-inspired dinner for $85 per person, which includes tax and gratuity. There will be three seatings, 5:30pm, 7:30pm and 10:00pm. There will also be an optional $45 wine pairing. Check out more details on their Facebook event page and purchase tickets here. Nido is located at 2214 Rhode Island Avenue NE.
  • Smith Public Trust‘s NYE Space Camp dance party returns this year. The event starts at 7:00 pm with a handful of DJ’s through the night. The event is free but you have to RSVP here to get in.  Smith Public Trust is located at 3514 12TH Street NE.
  • Steel Plate is hosting a New Years Eve party, starting at 9:00 pm.  Purchase tickets at their event page for $15. Because they are looking to have a pleasant, non-crowded environment, tickets sales will be limited to a reasonable number. There will be two DJs, champagne toast at midnight and snacks like sliders and grilled cheese after midnight. Steel Plate is located at 3523 12th Street NE.

We hope everyone has a fantastic New Years no matter what your plans!

5th Annual Brookland Toys For Tots At Smith Public Trust Friday

Neighbors Mike and Patrick have been hosting a toy drive benefiting Toys for Tots that has grown into a neighborhood tradition. Now in its fifth year, the event grows larger each year. Once again the event will be at Brookland hot spot Smith Public Trust, this Friday December 2nd from 8:00 pm – midnight. Check out the flyer below for more details.

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LGBT Happy Hour At Smith Public Trust – St. Patrick’s Day

Photo from a Brookland LGBT Happy Hour
Photo from a Brookland LGBT Happy Hour

Every month the LGBT community from the greater Brookland area (and Edgewood, Michigan Park, etc.) gets together for fun, community building and general neighborly good times. This month the group will be having a St. Patrick’s Day happy hour on Thursday March 17th starting at 6:00 pm. All are welcome. Smith Public Trust is located at 3514 12th Street NE.

Your Rundown Of Local New Years Eve Events

new years eveWhen we moved here six years ago, there really wasn’t anything in the way of New Year’s Eve celebration offerings. How things have changed! Here is a rundown of NYE events for those who want to stay local.

  • Brookland’s Finest and Sloppy Mama’s are teaming up to offer a $35 fixed price, 3 course dinner that includes charcuterie, ribs, pork belly, pulled pork and smoked chocolate truffles. (If you miss the NYE dinner, collaborative all-day menus will be available between December 30 and January 3, as well as a special New Years Day brunch menu). Brookland’s Finest is located at 3126 12th St NE.
  • Brookland Pint  will have a special menu that will be served Thursday evening along with the restaurant’s  regular menu. For $35 guests will get camembert-stuffed dates to start off, then a choice of oysters or french lentil-vegetable soup, lamb ragu or lobster risotto, and chocolate opera cake for dessert. There will also be a special three cheese plate with beer pairings offered. Also, kids eat free from 5:00 – 8:00 pm and parents get a free glass of bubbly. Reservations are recommended. Brookland Pint is located at 716 Monroe Street, NE.
  • Dew Drop Inn is offering up the ‘Inter Galactic New Years Eve Party’, a dance party with a DJ starting at 8:00 pm. Free admission, drink specials and a midnight toast. The Dew Drop Inn is located at 2801 8th Street NE.
  • Right Proper’s Brookland Tasting room will be open from 5:00 – 9:00 pm for those that want a low-key casual and early evening or want to jump start their evening before heading elsewhere. More info here. Right Proper is located at 920 Girard Street NE.
  • Smith Public Trust is having a NYE dance party called Smith Space Camp starting at 7:00 pm with six DJ’s through the night. The event is free but you have to RSVP here to get in.  Smith Public Trust is located at 3514 12TH Street NE.
  • Steel Plate is hosting a New Years Eve party, starting at 9:00 pm.  Purchase tickets at their event page for $15. Because they are looking to have a pleasant, non-crowded environment, tickets sales will be limited to a reasonable number. There will be a DJ, champagne toast at midnight and snacks like sliders and grilled cheese after midnight. Steel Plate is located at 3523 12th Street NE.

Sierra Club Holiday Party At Smith Public Trust Wednesday

Sierra Club Holiday PartyThe DC Chapter of the Sierra Club will hold its annual Holiday Party & Silent Auction this Wednesday, December 9, 2015, 5:30pm-8:30pm at Smith Public Trust. From an email:

Advanced tickets ($25) may be purchased on eventbrite here.

Bonus: Capital Bikeshare has generously donated a number of 24-hour passes and we’ll be giving them away with each of the first 50 tickets sold online (pickup passes at the party). Donations of $25+ will be counted as a ticket purchase. Be sure to purchase your ticket for the party today!

Tickets are required for entry to the event. We’ll have a spread of delicious food with plenty of vegetarian options. Cash bar.

For more information check out the event page on Facebook. All are all welcome- you do not have to be a member to join in the festivities. Smith Public Trust is located at 3514 12th St NE.

4th Annual Brookland Toys For Tots Event This Friday At Smith Public Trust

Neighbors Mike and Patrick have been hosting a toy drive benefiting Toys for Tots that has grown into a neighborhood tradition. Now in its fourth year, the event grows larger each year. Once again the event will be at Brookland hot spot Smith Public Trust, this Friday December 4th from 8:00 pm – midnight. Check out the flyer below for more details.

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Brookland LGBT Celebration Tonight At Smith Public Trust

Brookland Home Festooned For LGBT Pride
Brookland Home Festooned For LGBT Pride

You would probably have to be living under a rock to not know that the Supreme Court ruled today in favor of the legalization of gay marriage nation-wide. Hooooray! Thirsty LGBT members of the Brookland and surrounding community are going to gather at Smith Public Trust tonight to celebrate. All are welcome, look for the folks with the gay flag. Many thanks to Smith Public Trust for hosting the group at a moments notice. Smith Public Trust is located at 3514 12th Street, NE. See you there!