It’s Ladies Night at 5th Street Ace on Sunday, February 11

Tuesday January 9, 2018

Join hundreds of neighbors and friends on Sunday, February 11—from 6-8pm after store closing—as the MVT CID teams up with 5th Street Ace Hardware for one of the most popular events of the year. Each year, 5th Street Ace hosts “Ladies Night” to empower women and teach basic “do-it-yourself” (DIY) projects for their homes. During the event, guests receive 20% off all regular-priced merchandise while enjoying complimentary wine and appetizers, DIY demos by product vendors, raffle prizes, giveaways (including gift bags for the first 100 guests), and socializing with neighboring businesses and residents. 

DIY activities include:

  • Best painting practices and how to use painter’s tape

  • How to use a power drill

  • Installing wall anchors

  • Patching holes in drywall

  • How to use the Bissell Green Machine Carpet Cleaner

  • How to make a terrarium and add greenery indoors during the winter months

  • How to smoke, bake, grill, and roast on the Big Green Egg, with treat samples

  • Button and magnet making station with The Card Bureau

  • Make your own coasters out of reusable supplies from Community Forklift – Nonprofit Reuse Center for Home Improvement

Vendors include:

  • Beverly Jones – Paper Traveler


  • Budget Blinds of Silver Spring, Maryland

  • Community Forklift – Nonprofit Reuse Center For Home Improvement

  • Fluidmaster

  • Grey Moggie Press

  • Mount Vernon Triangle CID

  • The Card Bureau

  • The Hillman Group

  • Valspar Paint

  • VIDA Fitness

RSVP on their Facebook page for your first free ticket, and receive your second when you send your first and last name in an email to You can RSVP for your friends, too!

Whether you love DIY projects, want to pick up some new skills or simply want to enjoy a social night out, there’s something for everyone during Ladies Night. Hope to see you there!