Taste of Georgetown: June 2

Summer’s hottest foodie fest is here this Saturday: the 19thannual Taste of Georgetown will bring creative cuisine, refreshing libations, live entertainment and even a “Top Chef” sighting to Georgetown on Saturday, June 2, 2012 from 1 1 am-4 pm. The only opportunity to taste one’s way through Georgetown in an afternoon, Taste of Georgetown [...]

Making Food Your Religion: Gospel Sunday Brunch at The Hamilton

You can be like me and join the church of Yum and make food your religion. Now there’s a place to worship for people like us. See! You’re already a welcome member! We’re very accepting folks.

The Hamilton (600 14th Street, NW), a landmark building that was originally constructed in 1929 and operated as the flagship [...]

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Market Fresh Sunday Brunch at Todd Gray’s Muse

Market Fresh Brunch at Todd Gray’s Muse at the Corcoran Art Gallery: Try the award-winning chef Todd Gray’s expertly curated menu has been designed exclusively for the Corcoran. Taking inspiration from the Corcoran Collection and the Gallery’s special exhibitions, and distinguished by seasonal, local ingredients—many sourced from the nearby FreshFarm Market, by the White House—Muse is a unique culinary experience. Offered every Sunday.


Taco Tuesdays at El Centro D.F.

Taco $2 Tuesdays: Every Tuesday, in the Taqueria & Tequileria at El Centro D.F. (1819 14th St., NW), Richard Sandoval and his team offer authentic Mexican comfort food and fine Tequilas in three vibrant spaces, including an open rooftop (all year round)! Wash it down with happy hour bevs, like $4 beers, wine, and margaritas. Ole!

Enjoy [...]

Unibroue Beer Dinner at the Light Horse Restaurant: June 5

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It’s a bit dramatic, right? Yes, but it could happen! Especially if you don’t go June 5th to The Light Horse Restaurant (715 King St. Alexandria, VA) for their beer dinner featuring pairings with the French Canadian brewery Unibroue, known for their outstanding, elegant Belgians [...]

Belmont Celebration at the Light Horse: June 9

144th Running of the Belmont Stakes: Stop by The Light Horse Restaurant (715 King St. Alexandria, VA) Saturday, June 9, and the race for the Triple Crown! They will have live music starting right after the race, $5 Belmont Breezes all day long, $4 for any of our Belgian Trippels and $4 Crown Royal drinks. [...]


Zengo’s Lunch: Quick/Slow

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If you work in Chinatown or Penn Quarter, you don’t have to stand in line for substandard food any longer! Hooray! Busy lunchtime crowds have a delicious new option in the newly renovated, street level Lunch Bar at Zengo (Located at 781 7th St. NW).

With Zengo’s new affordable Lunch Bar, [...]

2nd Annual Belgian Beer Festival at Et Viola: June 13-17

2nd Annual Belgian Beer Festival at Et Viola - June 13-17: Et Voila! (5120 MacArthur Blvd, NW) will celebrate the legendary beer culture of Belgium with beer-infused food, tasting flights and brew samples at the 2nd Annual Belgian Beer Festival. The five-day festival will offer beer lovers a multitude of ways to sip, taste, explore and enjoy the rich, unique flavors of [...]

Taste of Reston: June 15-16

The 22nd Annual Taste of Reston, Northern Virginia’s largest outdoor food festival, produced by the Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce, will take place Friday, June 15 and Saturday, June 16 on Market Street at the Reston Town Center. This year’s event marking their 22nd year celebration, will feature more than 30 area restaurants, a full [...]


Jazz in the Garden

If music be the food of love, play on. Jazz in the Garden is back for the twelfth year in a row, and you don’t want to miss a single beat of it. If you’re looking to make a night of it out on the town, Dining in DC wants to provide you with some options for a post-Jazz dinner.

Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival – June 15 & 16

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Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival - June 15 & 16:  You’ll not want to miss this fest for a great day of beer sippin’, bourbon tastin’, music listenin’, cigar smokin’, and barbeque eatin’ at the gorgeous National Harbor (137 National Plaza, National Harbor, MD). Your admission buys you a sampling glass [...]

Restaurant Industry: DC Fancy Food Show

Fancy Food Show DC – June 17-19:  North America’s Largest Specialty Food & Beverage Event will be in DC for two days at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. Organized by the National Association for the Specialty Food Trade (NASFT), attendees can discover 180,000 products including confections, cheese, coffee, snacks, spices, ethnic, natural, organic and more. If you’re [...]

The Safeway Barbecue Battle: June 23-24

The Safeway Barbecue Battle: June 23-24, 2012 This year will mark the 20th Anniversary of Safeway bringing great food, music and fun to the streets and people of the Nation’s Capital.
The two-day festival (Saturday: 11 AM to 9:00 PM; Sunday: 11 AM to 7:30 PM) includes delicious barbecue and tasty treats of all kinds from [...]

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Get crackin’! Art and Soul hosts Louisiana-style Crab Boil

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Art and Soul (415 New Jersey Ave., NW), located on Capitol Hill, has turned their gorgeous patio into the District’s newest crab boil destination. Every Wednesday at 5:30 p.m., Chef Wes Morton will serve Louisiana-style jumbo crabs, traditional sides, and cold, seasonal beer from Flying Dog Brewery. [...]