Taste of 8th 2012 is TODAY!

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Barracks Row’s Taste of 8th is scheduled for TODAY, Saturday, April 28th, 2012, from 1-4 p.m.

Barracks Row is regarded as a culinary destination, and Taste of 8th is the easiest way to sample many of our restaurants. Tickets are $5.00 for a single tasting, equivalent to a tapas or small plate portion, or five tickets for $20.00 (90% of people buy the five ticket package per person so they can sample the most restaurants). ALL FIVE-PACK TASTING PACKAGES BOUGHT ONLINE IN ADVANCE WILL NOW COME WITH A $20 GIFT CERTIFICATE TO WIRELESS ZONE, OUR LOCAL AUTHORIZED VERIZON STORE AT 427 8TH STREET, SE! Ticket sales benefit Barracks Row Main Street's year-round work to maintain a clean, safe and beautiful community for residents and businesses.

Nearly twenty of our finest restaurants will present tastings of their signature dishes during Taste of 8th 2011. Barracks Row Main Street looks forward to welcoming the newest restaurants on 8th Street and showcasing many of our longtime favorites, including but in no way limited to:

Banana Cafe

Belga Cafe

Cafe 8

Capitol Hill Tandoor

Cava Mezze

Chat's Liquors

Chesapeake Room

DC3

Fusion Grill

Hello Cupcake

Las Placitas

Lavagna

Matchbox

Old Siam

Senart's Oyster and Chop House

Spring Mill Bread

Sweet Lobby

Ted's Bulletin

Trattoria Alberto

Ugly Mug

Zest American Bistro


For more information contact Barracks Row Main Street at 202-544-3188 or info[at]barracksrow.org

 

ONLINE TICKET SALES ARE NOW CLOSED!!

Buy your tickets at the taste! Tickets bought online will be held at the Will Call table

at 8th and G Streets SE for pickup the day of the event

SPECIAL NEW OFFER!!

ALL FIVE-PACK TASTING PACKAGES BOUGHT ONLINE IN ADVANCE WILL NOW COME WITH A $20 GIFT CERTIFICATE TO WIRELESS ZONE, OUR LOCAL AUTHORIZED VERIZON STORE AT 427 8TH STREET, SE!

Many thanks to our sponsors:

DSLBD DCMS

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Samples at 21 8th Street Restaurants this Saturday

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April 24

Saturday, April 28 from 1-4 pm is your chance to catch up on the new restaurants opening on Barracks Row or try out the dishes of our many new chefs at favorite spots which have been open a while.

Restaurants in Taste of 8th:

Banana Cafe; Belga Cafe; Cafe 8; Capitol Hill Tandoor; Cava Mezze; Chat's Liquors; Chesapeake Room; DC3; Fusion Grill; Hello Cupcake; Lasplacitas; Lavagna; Matchbox; Old Siam; Senart's Oyster and Chop House; Spring Mill Bread; Sweet Lobby; Ted's Bulletin; Trattoria Alberto; The Ugly Mug; Zest;  and, possibly even more!

A menu of dishes being served will be available at Taste of 8th so you can strategically plan an around-the- world gourmet lunch - from appetizers to dessert - at our array of multicultural of restaurants.

Here are just a few dishes we know of today:

Old Siam-  Appetizer: Chicken Curry Puffs and Spring Rolls

Zest- Main Course: South West Risotto

Sweet Lobby- Dessert:  Try a dessert from winners of Food Network's Cupcake Wars: sample a new dessert creation- still a secret- only available at Sweet Lobby during Taste of 8th

To buy tickets see the button on our website (below) or buy tickets on Saturday- but, this event sells out fast so arrive early! Tickets are $5.00 each or $20.00 for a 5 Pack.

Sponsors: Zagat, CSX - Signature Sponsors; Belga - Ticket Sponsor; Chat's Liquors and Coldwell Banker - Neighborhood Sponsors.

Taste of 8th Is April 28th! Tickets now on sale!

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Taste of 8th

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April 28th is the 4th Annual Taste of 8th Street! Sample up to twenty of our finest dining options. Tickets are $5.00 for a single tasting, equivalent to a tapas or small plate portion, or five tickets for $20.00 (90% of people buy the five ticket package per person so they can sample the most restaurants). Ticket sales benefit Barracks Row Main Street's year-round work to maintain a clean, safe and beautiful community for residents and businesses.

ONLINE TICKET SALES ARE NOW CLOSED!!

Buy your tickets right AT THE EVENT!

Save Two Dates! Taste of 8th and Garden Party

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April 1, 2012

Not one but two big events are on the horizon for Barracks Row Main Street.

Save the dates for:

Taste of 8th - Saturday, April 28 from 1-4 pm when 20 of our restaurants provide tasting samples in exchange for tickets. Tickets are $5.00 each or 5 for $20.00. All proceeds benefit Barracks Row Main Street. This is the perfect way to get up to speed on the cuisines of the new restaurants on the Row or those you haven't tried yet.

Barracks Row Garden Party - one great way to make connections with friends, neighbors, politicians and business owners who call the Capitol Hill home. The Garden Party 2012 will be at historic Deer House, 712 East Capitol Street, SE on Thursday June 7th, beginning at 6:00 p.m.

Tickets will be available on our web site beginning this week!

The Slideshow from the BRMS Annual Meeting has been uploaded!

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For those of you who weren't able to make it to the Annual Meeting, or for those of you who were there and just want to be able to see it again, here's the link to the slideshow that was shown at the Annual Meeting last Wednesday. A special thanks goes out to the team at the Capitol Hill BID who put it together for us. Enjoy!

http://animoto.com/play/5SoMYPNMByk6IWNwGlafWQ

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