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Dating in the dc area

The bar that's obsessed with board games -- Board Room -- is a great spot if you and your date are looking to test your teamwork skills or compete against each other.

Our weekly guides label them by cost, date, and location to make it easy for you to decide which would be the best fit.

Barcelona's outdoor fire pit is the perfect spot to bring a date for a cozy escape from the cold.

If you choose to go on a Monday night, you can warm things up even more with half-priced wine bottles and Barcelona's excellent cheese croquettes. The National Gallery of Art is free to all visitors and is the perfect escape from the winter cold, with enough art to keep you and your date busy for weeks.

Even better -- it's right on the National Mall, so if the date goes well you can museum hop to spots like the Hirschhorn or the National Museum of Natural History. If you and your date are dying to catch a new flick, don't take them to just any old movie theatre.

You can skip the popcorn and grab a whiskey cocktail and a hummus platter at the small, intimate Atlantic Plumbing Cinema.

Bring your date to a game at Capital One Arena, or impress them with tickets to a show.

The venue regularly draws big-name talent such as Justin Timberlake and Adele.

Choosing a fun, original date activity is hard enough without the arctic chill of winter to worry about.