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Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016 12:50 a.m.

Weekend Outlook

This post was written by Hatchet reporter Callie Schiffman.

Take your mind off the U.S. presidential election results this weekend with ice skating, comedy and a stunning photography exhibit.

Friday

Washington Harbour Ice Rink

Start off the holiday season off with ice skating at the opening day of The Washington Harbour Ice Rink. It’s a classic Georgetown waterfront activity for a reason, and you can enjoy this winter activity before it gets too cold outside.

Washington Harbour Ice Rink, 3050 K St. NW. Noon to 10 p.m. $10.

Saturday

Black Side of the Moon

This satirical show from The Second City explores black identity through comedy and attempts to answer a question on everyone’s minds lately: Where is our country headed?

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company, 641 D St. NW. 8 p.m. $20-$59.

Sunday

For the Love of His People: The Photography of Horace Poolaw

This weekend marks the opening of a new photography exhibit at the National Museum of the American Indian. Horace Poolaw was an American Indian photographer in the mid-twentieth century whose photography reflects the lives of Native Americans on the Southern Plains. Poolaw took photographs of his friends, family and events like weddings, funerals, parades and baseball games.

National Museum of the American Indian, 4th Street and Independence Avenue SW. 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Free admission.