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GEORGETOWN—Two stores are throwing parties with free drinks this Tuesday, so make your way to Georgetown for a mini-shopping crawl. At Wink at 3109 M Street NW, the party starts at 6 p.m. with a special cocktail and a gift with purchase. And head to United Colors of Benetton at 1200 Wisconsin Avenue NW from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. for a special preview of the brand's Paris-themed spring collection. There will be prosecco. [RackedWire]
CRYSTAL CITY— Tonight, Gossip on 23rd Street is hosting a "Swap and Shop" event from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Swap well-kept older items — check out the rules here — or get a 10% discount on any new items you purchase during the event. Gossip plans to donate a percentage of the proceeds to charity, and all leftover swap items will be donated to the Goodwill. [Facebook]