Enjoy the first weekend back from break with these events throughout the city:
Check out the DCist Exposed second opening night party at Long View Gallery from 6 to 10 p.m. The sixth annual DCist Exposed Photography Show features the work of 40 selected photographers. Tickets cost $10 in advance, with limited $15 tickets at the door.
See stand-up comedian Ralphie May perform at Lisner Auditorium at 8 p.m. GW students pay $26.
The Japan Spring Opening Day Celebration will take place from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the National Mall. Enjoy bento boxes, tea, the dramatic art of kabuki and more.