Washington DC Food and Drink

Caribbean restaurant St. James rolled out a weekly happy hour

St. James debuts delish small-plates happy hour

Tasty bites, cocktails, ciders will beckon the after-work crowd

Caribbean restaurant St. James rolled out a weekly happy hour. The restaurant, which opened in May, will offer happy hour Tuesday through Thursday from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Small plates, cocktails and ciders will be aplenty.

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1310 Kitchen and owner, Crovato. will host 2022 Chicken Pot Pie-athon in October/November to benefit Georgetown Main Street

1310 Kitchen bakes up chicken pot pies for local SMBs

Owner Jenn Crovato to raise funds for small business through soul-warming event in DC

1310 Kitchen and Bar and its owner, Jenn Crovato, will host the 2022 Chicken Pot Pie-athon in October and November. The third annual event raises funds for the benefit of small business advocacy and economic prosperity. Crovato joined the Board of Directors of Georgetown Main Street, a local non-profit.

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Embassy Suites by Hilton unveiled Washington DC Convention Center after $30M renovation

Embassy Suites Convention Center remodel unveiled in DC

Washington, DC Hilton property’s $30M renovation refreshes design, layout of Mount Vernon Triangle hotel

Embassy Suites by Hilton unveiled its Convention Center, Washington location after a $30M renovation. The transformation is beautifully evident in the new fresh, modern design. The expansive renovation is complete, overhauling the 388 two-room suites, fitness center and pool, lobby and public spaces, along with an upgrade to its 12,000 sq. ft meeting and event space

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Astro Doughnuts will go strange in October—Stranger Things, that is—inspired by the popular TV Show

Astro offers doughnuts inspired by ‘Stranger Things’

Upside-Down, Demogorgon among special treats available in October; Astro returns mini doughnuts box

Astro Doughnuts and Fried Chicken will go strange in October—Stranger Things, that is—inspired by the widely-viewed TV Show. The show’s four seasons of popularity have inspired Chris Kujala, pastry chef, to create these new flavors.

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Bar Ivy, in Arlington's Clarendon neightborhood, will debut its brunch service this weekend

Bar Ivy debuts weekend brunch in Arlington, VA

Clarendon restaurant will offer a variety of dishes, cocktails to jazz up the weekend

Bar Ivy will debut its brunch service this weekend. The Coastal-themed eatery, featuring seasonal dishes with a West Coast bent, will begin Sunday, October 2, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Next weekend, Saturday brunch will debut Saturday, October 8 and run from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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Calico readies its 2nd Annual Late Harvest Festival

Calico to host 2nd Annual Late Harvest Festival

Fall is here and Calico is readying its 2nd Annual Late Harvest Festival. The Blagen Alley destination will host this special event, which is coming off a three-year hiatus due to the pandemic.The free gathering on Sunday, October 16 offers season-appropriate activities, including pumpkin picking & painting, caramel apples, hot cocktails, and autumnal fare.

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Gina Chersevan’s Pajama Party at Last Call in Washington, DC September

Pajama Party at Last Call fast approaching

Thursday’s slumber party beckons with possible complimentary jello shots, $7 Milagro shots

Washington is a town of parties. Many would agree that dressed-down events can be the most fun. Enter Gina Chersevan’s Pajama Party at Last Call Bar on Thursday, September 22. No need to bare it all if that’s your typical pajama at home. A nice, night gown or comfortable pair of pajamas will fit right in with the attire and earn customers one, complimentary jello shot.

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