Hear the masters of the six strings at the Barns at Wolf Trap tonight. International Guitar Night features such acts as Clive Carroll, Alexandre Gismonti, Pino Forastiere, and Brian Gore. 8 PM; buy tickets ($25) at the Wolf Trap Web site.
It would be hard to find an event with more hipster cred than the latte-art contest at Baked & Wired’s Thursday Night Throwdown. The series of friendly showdowns aims to create community through coffee, baked goods, and competition. 8 PM; $5 at the door.