DC Spring 2019 Events, DC Tourist Events, Washington DC Food and Drink

Taco, Beer, Tequila Festival arriving at National Harbor

Organizers report 20 food trucks, taquerias will be on hand The annual Taco, Beer, Tequila Festival is fast-approaching on June 1. Washington, D.C.-area visitors and residents can sample (or indulge) on these three, celebrated food groups at the new National Harbor location in Prince George’s County. The festivities start over at the Southpointe Lot with […]

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Washington DC Food and Drink

MBT 5K Race returns in April

The race begins, ends at Rhode Island Avenue Shopping Center The Metrolopitan Branch Trail (MBT) 5K takes place Saturday, April 27 this year. The race is a USATF-certified event on the flat portion of its paved section. The trail, itself, runs alongside the red line in Washington, D.C. There has been extensive restoration done through […]

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RAMMYS 2019, Washington DC Food and Drink

Behind the beer program at Pizzeria Paradiso – Dupont Circle, a 2019 RAMMYS finalist

Pizzeria Paradiso makes short list of top D.C. beer programs considered for RAMMY Award With the 2019 RAMMYS season well underway, restaurants are celebrating being recognized for excellence in a variety of categories. Presented by the Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington (RAMW), a restaurant advocacy group in Washington, D.C., the RAMMY Awards are the industry’s […]

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Walter E Washington Convention Center DC

D.C. Convention Center to get upgrades, new food, beverage partner

Walter E. Washington Convention Center operator announces changes Events DC announced Aramark as the new food and beverage master concessionaire and caterer for the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. Events DC is the sports and entertainment authority of Washington, D.C. ,operating most sporting event venues in the city, and several entertainment sites. Aramark took over […]

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2019 RAMMY Award Winners, RAMMYS 2019, Restaurant Industry Awards, Washington DC Food and Drink

Virginia Ali of Ben’s Chili Bowl named Duke Zeibert Award recipient: RAMMYS 2019

Ali to receive award at special reception April 29 The Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington (RAMW), a top restaurant advocacy group in Washington, D.C., announced the 2019 Duke Zeibert Capital Achievement Award winner. Restaurateur Virginia Ali, owner and co- founder of Ben’s Chili Bowl, is being recognized with the Duke Zeibert Award, and will receive […]

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DC Juiceries and Smoothie Bars, Healthy Eating, Washington DC Food and Drink, Washington DC Lifestyle News

South Block Juice opens at Ballston Quarter, Arlington

Health-focused chain among retailers, restaurants opening at renovated Ballston Mall South Block Juice opened its ninth store in Arlington, Va. at Ballston Quarter March 25. The new South Block Ballston unit is a compact design within a main entryway off of Wilson Boulevard into Ballston Quarter. South Block is a health-focused beverage and acai-bowl chain […]

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DC Luxury Apartmen Living, Washington DC Lifestyle News

The Glover House apartment residences, retail near completion

Gourmet grocery, 226 apartments part of The Glover House development The Glover House apartment residences is readying its completion this spring. The 250,000 square-foot multifamily project renovates a seven-story Holiday Inn from the 1970’s and adds a new building, producing 226 homes in the historic Glover Park neighborhood of Washington, D.C. The complex sits between […]

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