Looking for something to do this weekend on U Street? We have you covered!

Maydan (1346 Florida Ave NW)

As COVID restrictions are lifted, Maydan is now able to light their fire once more, welcoming back guests to their fireside high-top tables and nook under the stairs. Enjoy the ambiance of their town square – or ‘Maydān’ – while dining on delicious tawle dishes like their beef kababs or lamb shoulder.

Black and White Look Optical (1514 U Street NW)

Are you on your computer all day when working from home? An increase of blue light intake from computers and phones can put a massive strain on your eyes, which can lead to migraines and future vision problems. Head on over to Black and White Look Optical for a personalized pair of prescription lenses in today’s trending frames and save your eyes some work.

Jojo’s Restaurant & Bar (1518 U Street NW)

Name a better pairing than delicious dishes and live jazz…we’ll wait. See the legendary Sol Roots Trio perform live on Sunday, July 18th from 6:30-10:30pm for a perfect blend of funk and soul. While enjoying the music, treat yourself to some of Jojo’s award-winning dishes, like their New Zealand lamb chops, or their jazz-inspired spirits for the perfect night out.

Ben’s Next Door (1211 U Street NW)

Head on over to Ben’s Next Door and enjoy their special weekend happy hour menu, including their friend chicken slider or St. Louis dry-rub ribs, offered Saturday and Sunday from 5:00-7:00pm. More of an early bird? Treat yourself to their bottomless mimosa brunch, only on weekends from 11:00am-4:00pm.

NuBoxx (1449 U Street NW)

Join NuBoxx‘s newest addition to their team, Coach Selma, for a free mock Undercard class this Saturday, July 17th at 1:15pm. Get your punches on with this high-intensity, high-energy workout guaranteed to get you sweating. Spots are limited, so sign up ASAP!