A large media group awaits U.S. President Barack Obama before his election night rally in Chicago.

The White House News Photographers Association has been mounting exhibitions of its contest winners for decades. This year, a related but separate exhibit sponsored by the association—one that for the first time solicited entries from photographers around the country—is being held at the much smaller Carroll Square Gallery. Read more >>> The exhibit is on view 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays to Fridays to Nov. 22 at Carroll Square Gallery, 975 F St. NW. (202) 347-7978. carrollsquare.com(Louis Jacobson)


DGS Delicatessen is now open all day, beginning at 11:30 a.m. on weekdays and 10 a.m. on weekends. Breakfast is also now an all-day affair, which means you can get the smoked salmon platter and pastrami mash for an afternoon snack or late night bite. Chef Barry Koslow has also added new entrees like Friday Night Chicken with pastrami-spiced white beans, roasted tomatoes, and kale as well as flounder schnitzel with roasted beets, greens, and a lemon caper brown butter sauce. Chase it with a drink from the restaurant’s new selection of classic cocktails, including a Sidecar and Vesper. DGS Delicatessen, 1317 Connecticut Ave. NW. (202) 293-4400. dgsdelicatessen.com. (Jessica Sidman)


Author George Pelecanos discusses his latest locally set crime novelThe Double, at Politics & Prose. 7 p.m. at 5015 Connecticut Ave. NW. Free.

Irish rock band Bell X1 performs an intimate show at Sixth & I Synagogue with Tristen. 8 p.m. at 600 I St. NW. $23.

Portland-by-way-of-New Zealand rock band Unknown Mortal Orchestra plays Rock & Roll Hotel along with Jackson Scott. 8 p.m. at 1353 H St. NE. $15.

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