Happening Tonight: Thursday, April 3
You know it's spring when the National Cherry Blossom Festival is in full swing. Tonight, get your pink and white party on at the Grand Sake Tasting at Carnegie Library on K Street. Swig from 20 different sakes, beers and shochu options. Tickets are $100. Tasting starts at 7 p.m. Info here
"One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide" continues tonight at the Kennedy Center with a multimedia show featuring Paige Hernandez and Baye Harrell and jazz vocalist Akua Allrich and The Corner Store Jazz Trio. There will be a short post-show discussion immediately following the performance. Info here
Celebrate the 128th anniversary of Hyattsville during an evening carnival tonight from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Magruder Park. Festivities include rides, food and games. Info here
Film buffs should head to AFI Silver Spring for opening night of Festival of New Spanish Cinema. Kicking off the fest is "Grupo 7," which follows an overworked group of cops as they make their own rules in the war on drugs in Seville, Spain. Screening starts at 7:30 p.m. and is immediately followed by a reception with filmmaker Alberto Rodriguez. Info here
The Psychedelic Furs bring '80s classics like "Pretty in Pink" and "Love My Way" to the State Theatre in Falls Church. Tickets are $40. Info here
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