Author Archives: Yale West

Shop More Than 70 Vendors at the 17th Annual Downtown Holiday Market in DC

Tree ornaments. Decorative prints. Handcrafted scarves. You never know quite what you’ll find at the 17th Annual Downtown Holiday Market, and that’s part of its appeal. Every year, this outdoor market welcomes more than 70 vendors, typically in two sessions, with one down day in between. This year, the first set of 30-plus artisans will…

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Buy Your Tickets Now to ‘A Christmas Carol’ at Ford’s Theatre

A Christmas Carol at Ford’s Theatre takes some liberties with the holiday classic. Director José Carrasquillo draws inspiration from a radio adaptation of the traditional Dickens tale, incorporating holiday carols with a unique approach to staging the production. The modern twist will keep present-day audience members engaged as they join Ebenezer Scrooge on his journey…

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Order the 40-Layer Lasagna at L’Ardente, Now Open Near Yale West

If you haven’t visited L’Ardente, one of the newest Italian restaurants in the city, yet—it’s time to make a reservation. Self-described as “haute yet simple; glam yet rustic; indulgent yet restrained,” it’s a dining experience you won’t want to miss. The menu features tasty appetizers, personal-sized gourmet pizzas, antipasti, pasta, and large plates to share “per…

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