1) PENN QUARTER: Sunday is opening day for the second location of La Colombe in D.C. Expect an operation pretty similar to the Shaw one in this 1,700 square foot location. The new location has seating for 45, outdoor seating and a wrap-around coffee bar. Status: Opening this weekend. 900 6th St. NW; website.
2) ARLINGTON: Toscana Grill is reopening in a new location. A grand opening event for the formerly-shuttered Italian restaurant is scheduled for this evening, permits allowing. Status: Scheduled to reopen tonight. 3207 Columbia Pike, Arlington, Va.; website.
3) ROCKVILLE: A location of Lavande Patisserie will have a soft opening in Rockville. Expect croissants, macarons and coffee. Status: Soft opening Saturday. 275 N Washington St. Rockville, Md.; website.