Best bets: Boats, beer and Bluegrass

WASHINGTON — It’s been a cold week, but hopefully we can spring forward to some good weather this weekend.

From the Maryland DogFest to a family folk show, here’s what’s happening the next few days.

All Weekend

  • Maryland DogFest – Charles County Fairgrounds – family fun with entertainment to adoptions, even a fashion show! Exhibitors, dog Olympics, training seminars and more.
  • Suburban Maryland Spring Home Show, Germantown, MD – meet the experts and get fresh ideas.
  • Maryland Home and Garden Show – continues at the state fairgrounds, get colorful spring ideas, with over 300 exhibitors and more.
  • 19th Annual Capital Boat Show – Dulles Expo Center – one stop shop for the boating season, kids under 16 get in free.
  • Mamma Mia! – features the music of ABBA at the National Theatre, various shows for the weekend.

Friday, March 7

  • Rams Head Annapolis – 2 shows with Celtic Crossroads and an all ages matinee.
  • Barns of Wolf Trap – Grammy-winning legends – the Oak Ridge Boys for ticket info.
  • Jammin Java – amazing spanish/celtic sounds of Carlos Nunez Quartet for info.
  • Hill Country BBQ, DC – roots music of Blackie and the Rodeo Kings for tickets.
  • IOTA Cafe – We are the 9 Songwriter Series.
  • Bethesda Blues and Jazz – vocalist Maggie Rose w/ the Walking Stix. View club.
  • Hamilton Live, NW – holy

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