"The Playground": Your Guide To What To Do Tonight

by ARIELLE KRIEGER · June 21, 2010

It’s time to figure out where the best parties are tonight. Below are our picks of the city’s top events. And, as always, you can find the full details, as well as more events, on our Calendar Page.

The Heart of America Foundation Sweet Charity When: Mon, June 21,6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Where: Mandarin Oriental, 1330 Maryland Avenue, SW , Washington, D.C. Why: Satisfy your sweet tooth for a good cause Details

Bret Easton Ellis at Politics and Prose When: Mon, June 21,7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Where: Politics and Prose, 5015 Connecticut Ave. NW, Washington, D.C. Why: Sex, drugs, and Politics and Prose Details

Crystal Screen When: Mon, June 21,7:00 pm - 11:00 pm Where: Crystal City, 18th and Bell St, Crystal City, VA Why: Enjoy the warm night and take a trip out of this galaxy with Star Trek Details