Buckeye Bits E-Newsletter: October 18, 2018

October 18, 2018

October Happy Hour

Join OSUDC for our monthly happy hour TONIGHT at Johnny Pistolas in Adams Morgan in DC! Mix, mingle, and network with fellow Buckeye alumni in the DC area. See you there!

Buckeyes @ Purdue

The #2 Buckeyes travel to Purdue this Saturday, October 20 at 7:30pm. Join us at one of our five official Buckeye Game Day Partners, this week and every football game:


Fado Irish Pub
808 7th St NW
(between H & Eye)
Washington, DC 20001
Tel: 202-789-0066
Metro: icon-marble-greenicon-marble-yellowicon-marble-red Gallery Place-Chinatown
or icon-marble-redicon-marble-orangeicon-marble-silvericon-marble-blue Metro Center
Features: all ages; accessible

U Street:
Solly’s U St Tavern
1942 11th Street NW
(11th & U St)
Washington, DC 20001
Tel: 202-232-6590
Metro: icon-marble-greenicon-marble-yellow U Street
Features: 21+

Sign of the Whale
1825 M St NW
(M between 18th & 19th)
Washington, DC 20036
Tel: 202-833-6232
Metro: icon-marble-red Farragut North
or icon-marble-orangeicon-marble-silvericon-marble-blue Farragut West
Features: 21+

Crystal City Sports Pub
529 23rd Street South
Arlington, VA 22202
Tel: 703-521-8215
Metro: icon-marble-blueicon-marble-yellow Crystal City
Features: family friendly; children’s menu; accessible

Blackfinn Ameripub
Loudoun Station
43781 Central Station Drive Suite 150
Ashburn, VA 20147
Tel: 703-723-3466
Features: family friendly; accessible; dog-friendly patio

Special this week: Blackfinn Ameripub will be a hosting an all day Oktoberfest event with Live Music, Authentic German Stein, delicious Oktoberfest eats, and Cincinnati-style chili. This also includes the 1st annual Wiener Dog Race/Dachshund Dash! There will also be players from D.C. United in attendance so you can get all the best photos and autographs from the team. If you’re planning to head over to Blackfinn, they’d suggest heading over there a little earlier than the game for the full Oktoberfest experience. The Fall Festival at Loudoun Station will begin at 12pm, with the Dash happening from 4-6pm. Game kickoff is at 7:30pm.

Guinness Brewery Tour

The DC and Baltimore Alumni Clubs are going to the Guinness Brewery in Baltimore on Saturday, October 27! The event will include lunch and a tour of the brewery. Please register here and be sure to indicate if you need to be included in the carpool coordination.

The Maryland Game is Coming!

The Buckeyes come to town to play the Terrapins in College Park on Saturday, November 17! If you plan to join us, please register now for our 2nd official #OSUMDBash!
The tailgate will be located adjacent to parking lot C1, just off Rte. 1 on the UMD campus (see pink box on the map below). Parking is on sale now in lot C1, as well as adjacent lots LC2, and Turner Hall. If you’ll be driving to the game, buy your parking passes now, they will sell out!

Buy lot C1 || Buy lot L || Buy lot C2 || Buy Turner Hall lot

Looking for game tickets? Contact Dillon Del Rosso at the University of Maryland Athletic Department Ticket Office:
Dillon Del Rosso

Let Dillon know you’re with The Ohio State Alumni Club of Greater Washington, DC, and he’ll do his best to seat you in the vicinity of our ticket blocks!

DC Central Kitchen Events

Join OSUDC and John Glenn College of Public Affairs WAIP students for our monthly service event at DC Central Kitchen! Upcoming dates:

Thursday, November 15

Ohio State Alumni Volleyball

Are you interested in playing volleyball with OSUDC? Capital Alumni Network volleyball is a coed league, and the season runs January-March. For more information or to join us this winter, email Renita at athletics@osudc.org. Go Bucks!

Join or Renew your OSUDC Membership

Just a friendly reminder to renew your membership with The Ohio State University Alumni Club of Greater Washington, DC. The membership year runs from June 2018 to May 2019, so don’t get left out this year. Joining or renewing your membership is easy, and will help you stay connected to other Buckeye faithful in the DC area.

Please visit our website and renew your membership today! Annual dues are just $25 for The OSU Alumni Club of Greater Washington, DC. Thanks and Go Bucks!

Upcoming Events Calendar
Keep up with all of our upcoming events on our website! You can easily export the events you’re interested in attending to iCal or Google Calendar.

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