Check out the Loudoun County Fair, catch Taffety Punk's annual Bootleg Shakespeare and chill with tacos by a rooftop pool at the Liaison Capitol Hill.

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The tacos at Spike Mendelsohn’s new Santa Rosa Taqueria are big, bold and saucy

We tried every single taco at the 'Top Chef' alum's latest concept, which serves casual Mexican food in Capitol Hill.

Our favorite pools in the D.C. area, from extravagant hotels to free neighborhood gems

It’s D.C. in July: You’re simmering. Here are great places to splash, sip and slide.

The month of June in restaurant openings and closings

Ripple in Cleveland Park and Restaurant Nora in Dupont Circle have closed, but new arrivals offer everything from New England fare to South American rotisserie chicken.

Though there are countless variations of shakshuka, the usual components include tomato sauce, peppers and eggs, which all get baked together until the egg whites firm up and the yolk remains runny.

Wishing you could fast-forward to a chillier time of year? Imagine it's the holiday season with gingerbread, turkey and strong beers.

Saddle up for the Tour de Fat, get a taste of Wyoming or hear an award-winning Cuban band.

Perfect for a budding romance or a long-term relationship, these creative ideas — labeled with emoji, of course — keep things simple with a dash of special.

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Luc Besson’s comic-book-inspired sci-fi adventure is a good-looking bore.

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Christopher Nolan tells a rousing story of the Battle of Dunkirk in 1940.

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In Northwest D.C., group offers space to learn and create

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Queen Latifah and Jada Pinkett Smith star in a comedy about a wild reunion of old friends.

Close your eyes in any of these island-inspired bars, and you just might feel a slight ocean breeze

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Eating one of these breakfast treats from B. Doughnut’s new Union Market stall is like sinking your teeth into an airy, pillowy bagel.

Check out D.C.'s most lavish pool party, sample rare beers and immerse yourself in America's largest free arts festival.

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Looking for an outdoor bar where you won't have to wait in line? Try one of these lesser-known options.

These eight spots are dingy, dark and stuck in last century. Thank goodness.

Celebrate Bastille Day, marvel at the beauty of water lilies and sample the area's best frozen treats.

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