At a Taste of Georgetown, approximately 25 of Washington, DC’s most distinguished restaurants serve sample portions of their signature dishes. The food festival includes live jazz, craft beer and wine and a variety of entertainment for all ages. This year, Georgetown's hottest chefs will face off, testing their culinary skill during the first-ever Georgetown Chef Showdown, judged by DC's top food experts and media. Proceeds from a Taste of Georgetown will benefit the homeless outreach providing psychiatrist care, shelter and meals through the Georgetown Ministry Center.
The judges will taste all 50+ dishes and judge them based on the following categories:
- Best use of Seasonal Ingredients
- Best Overall Dish
- Veg-Friendly: Best meat-free dish
- Best Way to Satiate a Sweet Tooth
- Carnivore's Dream Dish
Date and TimeSeptember 13, 2014
11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
LocationWisconsin Avenue, NW, south of M Street in the heart of Georgetown in Washington, DC. See a map of Georgetown
Getting to GeorgetownAvoid parking and traffic by taking the DC Circulator Bus using the Georgetown/Union Station or new Rosslyn/Georgetown/Dupont Circle lines. There will be a satellite Capital Bikeshare bike corral at the 30th & K location to accommodate extra bikes during the food festival. If you choose to drive, there are several parking lots in Georgetown.
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AdmissionEach tasting is $5 or purchase five tastings for $20.
Tickets may be purchased in advance.