Get Out: Ideas For the Weekend

Golf, baseball, theater, concerts and a Bethesda Lane happy hour round out the weekend in Bethesda.

1. Best of Washington Happy Hour

Where/When: 6 - 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at along Bethesda Lane.

Why Go: Presented by AT&T and Washingtonian Magazine, the Best of Washington Happy Hour will take over Bethesda Lane Wednesday evening. Enjoy drinks at Redwood and peruse Bethesda Lane for food samples from great local restaurants including and more.

Pricing: A $10 donation to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society at the door will get you a Redwood drink ticket and four tasting tickets.



Where/When: 6 – 8 p.m. Thursday at at Woodmont and Norfolk Avenues

Why Go: Enjoy free concerts every Thursday for much of the summer, presented by the This week, enjoy the soul and jazz sounds of Patrice.

Pricing: Free



Where/When: 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday at Bethesda’s Shirley Povich Field, 10600 Westlake Drive

Why Go: Support Bethesda’s own summer collegiate baseball team. This weekend, you’ll have three games to choose from, with Hometown Heroes Night on Thursday, Super Hero Night on Friday and Health Night on Saturday.

Pricing: $5 - $9



Where/When: 10:30 a.m. Thursday and Friday, and 1:30 p.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday at Performances are ongoing through August.

Why Go: C.S. Lewis’ beloved children’s book will be brought to life onstage, in partnership with the Washington Ballet. The summer production is a fusion of dance, theater, and puppetry.

Price: $10 to $27


5. The AT&T National

Where/When: Through July 1 at

Why Go: Tiger Woods’ golf tournament – and Tiger himself – return to Congressional this week, bringing 120 of the top PGA Tour professionals to compete right in our backyard.

Price: Visit the AT&T National website for ticket pricing information, and visit our for more information on getting to the tournament.

What are you up to this weekend? Tell us in the comments.


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