Route 1 Corridor’s weekend events include some #BeastMode + Brews in Riverdale Park, Photo Pop-Up Shop in Hyattsville, Sip & Sew in Mount Rainier, Comedy Night in Cheverly, Pelvic Floor Party & $1 Barre classes in College Park, Walking Tour of 19th Century Milltown in Laurel and more! Read on, buds.
Jazz Night at the Meadworks
The perfect date night, night out with friends, or just chillin’ to hot licks; mead and jazz, are made for each other.
Where: Maryland Meadworks, Hyattsville
Cost: Free (no cover)
Mixed genre musical performance. A little bit of everything you love. Rock, folk, soul, bluegrass, jazz, hip hop flavors, award-winning songwriting. It keeps going! Come & enjoy a musical night!
Where: New Deal Cafe, Greenbelt
Cost: Free!, food & drink for sale
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$1 Barre Classes
Celebrate our three year anniversary with a $1 barre class! Must register.
When: 8am onwards (see schedule)
Where: Open Barre, College Park
Put Art in Your Heart
Join Hyattsville seniors Saturday (tomorrow) for the “Put Art in Your Heart” valentine-making event
Where: Hyattsville Municipal Building, Hyattsville
Dolls and Culture Convergence: Black Diaspora Doll-Making
A pop-up exhibit, workshop & talk to learn about dolls in black culture.
Where: Prince George’s African American & Cultural Center, North Brentwood
Stained Glass with Maureen Stone
Make stained glass w/ a local artist. Hands-on art workshop where you create! Take your beautiful project home! Teens welcomed w/ adults! RSVP required.
Where: Old Parish House, College Park
“Spread Love” Photo Pop Up Shop (All Ages)
Get ready for camera fun! They provide the backdrops, you provide the cameras, silliness & smiles! All kinds of decor: candy-themed, balloon garden, hugs, red & more! Complimentary Valentine’s candy plus treats!
When: Creative Saints Loft, Hyattsville
Sip & Sew DC: Bathrobe
Yes, you will make your own bathrobe! Even if you have no prior experience. Grab a glass of wine, sit down & sew! Learn basic techniques & leave w/ your new bathrobe in time for Valentine’s Day! Materials included, plus 2 glasses of wine!
Where: Sew Creative Lounge, Mount Rainier
Comedienne Fatimah Taliah (Ages 21+)
Comedy night is coming your way! Check out a quirky, sassy, & radiant comedian, writer & actress @ the Legion!
When: 6pm doors open, 7pm showtime
Where: Cheverly American Legion, Cheverly
CONCERT: Christylez Bacon & Wytold
Come hear two music masters transform well-known songs into new compositions. Hear how they blend hip-hop, go-go & classical music!
When: Center for Performing Arts, Prince George’s Community College, Largo
Cost: $24.75 (inc. $4.75 service charge)
A Walking Tour of a 19th-Century Milltown
Walk through historical Laurel. Visit the remains of a mill’s ruins, discuss The Grove! Guided tour ends @ the Historical Society’s museum where you can enjoy their latest exhibit featuring 150 years of Laurel history!
Where: Laurel Historical Society, Laurel
Pelvic Floor Party
Join a community health conversation! Focus on the “floor of your core”. We all need it, from pregnancy, post-partum, & beyond. Take away ideas to practice @ home & a new appreciation for your pelvic muscles!
Where: Numi Yoga, College Park
A Doll House
Come see a production set in late 19th century Norway. A fresh perspective on a classic play. What’s changed since then & roles that society assigns to men & women.
Where: Kogod Theatre, College Park
Cost: $25 regular, $10
ALCHEMY: Improvisation in Dance and Beat
A concert of Afro-Caribbean-inspired beats & movement. A chance to hear one of the world’s leading voices on steel drum! Can’t wait!
Where: Joe’s Movement Emporium, Mount Rainier
Cost: $10 early-bird special; $20 advance; $25 door; $17 seniors/students; $12 children under 12
#BeastMode + Brews
Join DMV Fitness Fam for a HIIT class and a pint at Denizens Brewing Co.’s newest location!
Where: Denizens, Riverdale Park
Taken yr pic yet at the new Global Angel Wings project at Art Works Now? They’re waiting for you!