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

by ARIELLE KRIEGER · July 19, 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.

Speed Dating With Artists When: Mon, July 19,5:00 pm - 8:00 pm Where: Poste, 555 8th Street, NW , Washington, D.C. Why: Ask the artists anything! Details

Kickoff Cocktail Party to Support a Healthy Gulf When: Mon, July 19,6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Where: Hudson Restaurant & Lounge, 2030 M St NW Why: Kickoff cocktail party for the weeklong fundraising effort to support the Gulf Restoration Network Details

Screen on the Green When: Mon, July 19,8:30 pm - 11:00 pm Where: The National Mall, btwn 4th and 7th Streets Why: SOTG is rain or shine! Unless there's lightning... or earthquakes. Details