Five Things To Do in Mount Pleasant This Weekend

Looking for something to do this weekend in Mount Pleasant? We have you covered!

Purple Patch (3155 Mount Pleasant St NW)

Enjoy the summer sun on Purple Patch‘s open-air patio this weekend. While there, explore their delicious Filipino-American dishes like braised lamb shank adobo or coconut curry chicken. Pair your meal with an ice-cold can of Other Half Brewing’s locally-made IPA, newly added to Purple Patch’s amazing drink selection and the perfect way to cool down in the summer heat.

Frugalista (3055 Mount Pleasant St NW)

Find your new fashion favorites at Frugalista! As Mount Pleasant’s oldest and hippest secondhand store since 2001, Frugalista is a great place to update your wardrobe without breaking the bank, as well as a way to combat fast fashion and excessive fabric waste. Check out their amazing collection of shirts, shoes, accessories, and more – their inventory is always being updated!

Martha Dear (3110 Mount Pleasant St NW)

Martha Dear combines Greek, Italian, and American cuisine for the most amazing menu items, which is why this restaurant is a favorite for so many in the neighborhood. Check out their newest menu item: honey-soaked Greek feta with red wine farm plums, candied hazelnuts, and sourdough pita chips – a refreshing, lively flavor combination! Martha Dear is open for pick-up and patio dining, so make sure to order ahead online.

Nido (3155 Mount Pleasant St NW)

For wine lovers: Nido may be your new heaven. This women-owned wine shop and market is the perfect place to find your newest favorite bottle with their hand-selected inventory of Mediterranean-focused wines. They also carry amazing pantry pairings for your drink of choice, like housemate ricotta and apricot preserves.

Alex’s Unisex Hair Salon (3163 Mount Pleasant St NW)

Feeling like getting a big chop? Wanting to switch up your hair color? Or do you just need a trim before the school year starts? Book an appointment with Alex’s Unisex Hair Salon today! For whatever your hair needs, their licensed professionals are ready to cut, color, treat, and style your tresses for a great price and experience. Call ahead for an appointment, or walk in at any time.