DC Fall Events

Capital Food Fight returns to DC November 2019

Jose Andres, Carla Hall, Andrew Zimmern headline Capital Food Fight 2019

Maneet Chauhan, Spike Mendelson, Ryan Zimmerman also on tap for event

The Capital Food Fight returns November 6. Chef José Andrés, founder & chair, Carla Hall, celebrity chef and author, and Spike Mendelsohn, a celebrity chef and restaurateur, will host some of the restaurant industry’s most competitive culinary warriors. What’s more, some of the most acclaimed chefs in the industry will serve as judges of the event. Andrew Zimmern, Maneet Chauhan and Ryan Zimmerman have earned national recognition, and will select the winners.

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Gravitas hosts pop-up for Crane Penn Quarter, Chef Pepe Moncayo

Gravitas pop-up gives D.C. preview of upcoming Cranes

Chef Pepe Moncayo gives preview of Cranes as restaurant opening approaches

The cuisine of Chef Pepe Moncayo is coming to Washington, D.C.’s Penn Quarter this fall. And a new event at Gravitas is giving us a preview of the upcoming Cranes restaurant September 8. Moncayo is affiliated with the Bam! Restaurant Group and worked in Singapore, where he opened a restaurant in 2013. Spanish and Japenese cuisine will cross to form an interesting menu at their crossroads.

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2j019 MetroCooking DC arrives in November at Walter E. Convention Center

MetroCooking DC returns in November for 14th season

Martha Stewart, Emeril Lagasse headline 2019 culinary show

MetroCooking DC returns for its 14th season to Washington, D.C. November 16-17. Martha Stewart and Emeril Lagasse headline the show this year at the Walter E. Convention Center. Always a universal crowd magnet, Martha Stewart, a celebrity television host, entrepreneur and author, will make her first appearance at MetroCooking DC. Also, celebrity chef and restaurateur Wolfgang Puck will be part of the cooking demonstrations. A MetroCooking show favorite, Chef Lidia Bastianich and Myron Mixon, a television host and restaurateur with a specialty in barbecue, will be on hand, as well.

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