Taste of 8th 2016


The 2016 Taste of 8th is almost here! This year's taste will be held on Saturday, May 7th from 1PM - 4PM. 

Our Barracks Row restaurants will serve appetizer sized samples of their best-known or newest dishes.

Some of this year's participants include Sweet Lobby, Souk, Sapore, Pineapple and Pearls, 

Nooshi Sushi, Medium Rare, matchbox, Lavagna, District Doughnut, DCanter, Chat’s Liquors, 

Capital Teas, Banana Café, Bayou Bakery, Belga Cafe, Ambar, and more!

Ticket purchases are non-refundable; the event will take place rain or shine. 

Tickets are $5.00 for a single taste (equivalent to a small appetizer or tapas portion), 
and $20.00 for a 5 pack(90% of all people buy the 5 pack to 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.

Alternatively, you can also volunteer at the event to receive free tickets! Email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for more info.


Tickets will not be mailed to you.

All advance-purchase tickets will be available for pickup at the Will Call desk on the southwest corner

of 8th and G Streets, SE in front of Spring Mill Bread on Saturday, beginning at 12:55pm

Tickets that are not picked up by 3:00pm will be released for re-sale.

Saturday May 7, 2016

1PM – 4PM

Each restaurant serves “appetizer size” samples in exchange for one Taste of Eighth tasting ticket.

We hope to see you Saturday!

Watch our website, www.barracksrow.org , or follow us on Facebook and Twitter for up-to-the-minute information about the Taste

and announcements about which restaurants will participate. See you on the 7th!

And of course, THANK YOU to our 2016 Event Sponsors!

If you would also like to sponsor the event, please contact us at 202.544.3188. Event Sponsorships begin at $500.