Celebrate the Tequila Mezcal Festival at Oyamel
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Celebrate the Tequila Mezcal Festival at Oyamel

Yesterday, Oyamel kicked off their Tequila Mezcal Festival with an evening of drink tastings, custom cocktails, and small plates designed especially for the evening. The evening featured a variety of tequila and mezcals chosen by Oyamel’s beverage team. Each tasting booth showcased a specific brand with the history, region, and aging techniques of each tequila…

A Taste of Latin America Comes to Union Market
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A Taste of Latin America Comes to Union Market

Union Market is already well known as a great spot to visit for interesting vendors and seemingly endless food options. In October, La Cosecha, a Latin American market opened nearby adding new flavors to the growing neighborhood. The market is expected to expand in 2020 but already features a variety of vendors and most notably,…

Oyamel Celebrates Day of the Dead with 3 Nights of Celebration
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Oyamel Celebrates Day of the Dead with 3 Nights of Celebration

Oyamel, a Mexican tapas style restaurant by Jose Andres is an obvious choice to celebrate Day of the Dead. Andres never fails to create a restaurant concept that highlights the beauty and spirit of a culture and Oyamel does not disappoint. Head Chef Omar Rodriguez and General Manager Andres Sweek specifically brings this concept to life…

Embassy Chef Challenge Celebrates Food and Cultures from Across the Globe

Embassy Chef Challenge Celebrates Food and Cultures from Across the Globe

One of the most fun aspects of living in Washington, DC is the international food scene. Not only do we have some amazing chefs across all the neighborhoods, but there are also amazing chefs at our embassies. On April 2nd, Events DC brought the executive chefs from many countries to compete in the Embassy Chef…

Getting The Most Out of Restaurant Week Around DC

Getting The Most Out of Restaurant Week Around DC

There’s no way around it. It was a tough year for a lot of our favorite restaurants in and around Washington, DC. And winter is generally a slower time for eating out.  When is Winter Restaurant Week 2021? Washington, DC Restaurant Week: January 18-31, 2021. Participating restaurants will offer both dine-in and take out options….

The Capital Burger Serves up Luxury Burgers Near Convention Center

The Capital Burger Serves up Luxury Burgers Near Convention Center

The Capital Burger Serves Up Luxury Burgers Near Convention Center The Capital Burger brings their A game to DC’s luxury burger scene starting with the decor. Located right next to the convention center, the restaurant has a rustic charm with wood colored floors, tables, and high ceilings. It is an inviting and cozy atmosphere which…

The Dough Jar: Edible Cookie Dough Comes to Georgetown

The Dough Jar: Edible Cookie Dough Comes to Georgetown

The Dough Jar: Edible Cookie Dough Comes to Georgetown Alright, DC. We’ve got endless flavors of donuts, colorful macaroons, and fancy cupcakes. But now, we also have a sweet treat that’s been trending since we were 5 years old. Cookie dough. And this time, it’s totally safe to eat. The Dough Jar has had a pop…