Meet Tony Powell




Name: Tony Powell

From: Washington, D.C.

Neighborhood: Silver Spring, MD

IG: @tonypowell1

Business: Tony Powell Images 📸

 

Q: Do you consider yourself booze-free?

A: Heck yes and it's totally the best!


Q: How long have you been off the sauce? What does this lifestyle mean to you?

A: 12 years!


Q: How has COVID-19 affected you (and your business, if applicable) and the way you relate to DC?

A: I really miss the nightlife -- the galas, live events and the performing arts.


Q: What do you love most about DC?

A: It’s not only the seat of power for the nation it’s also home to some of the most important art in the world!! creating

 

E A T

Top 3 restaurants in DC (takeout/delivery/outdoor seating)

Fancy Radish

Elizabeth's Gone Raw

Pow Pow


Into sweets? If so, fave ice/cream gelato shop?

Dolci Gelatti


 




D R I N K

Custom Mercy Me Mugs

Top three places to get zero-proof cocktails Fancy Radish Elizabeth's Gone Raw

True Food Kitchen

Fave coffee and/or tea shops

Compass Coffee

Mercy Me

Grace Street Coffee


Fave juice/smoothie spots?

South Block

Puree Juice Bar

Khepra's Raw Food Juice Bar

 

P L A Y

Fave music venue The Kennedy Center


Best booze-free date idea Couples massage followed by a vegan a dinner and then an overnight stay in a DC hotel to support tourism.

Top museum or art gallery pick The Hirshhorn

The Phillips Collection National Portrait Gallery


Fave #madeinDC small biz/brand Hero Heads Secretly Gifting Little Olin Boutique


Most quintessential DC pastime

Museum-hopping on the Mall

 

R E N E W

Aerial Yoga at Flying Buddha Studio

Fave nature spot in the DC area Rock Creek Park


Fave nature getaway within 2 hours of DC Luray, VA


Fave fitness option Yoga at Down Dog and Aerial Yoga at Flying Buddha Studio


Fave wellness/woo/substance-free community or thing to do Spa World

 

S U P P O R T

What are the causes that matter most to you in the DC area? How can others help?

Supporting young artists by providing affordable studio space - STABLE Arts.


What is the one thing you hope this strange time in history will do for DC -- and for humanity?

My hope is that this time will give people the opportunity to recalibrate -- to realize we’re all more alike than different and to come together in a bond of unity.

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