Lapel is a DC lifestyle guide for mature patrons. It’s a chronicling of leisure in a metropolis consumed by monumental ambition. That makes leisure all the more important. It is the lifeblood of progress, after all (feel free to quote without attribution).

We’ve recorded some of the characters and establishments that facilitate essential recreation. In some aspects, The District is constantly changing, so visit regularly as we follow along. Subscribe to the email list if the occasional update notification would be helpful.