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JULY 4, 2017 - 4TH OF JULY
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July 21, 2017
Truckeroo Food Truck Festival
Truckeroo is a monthly festival held at Fairgrounds that showcases the hottest food trucks in the DC area. Held April through October, Truckeroo is a family friendly event and features live music, cold drinks, games, and more.
July 30, 2016 Drink the District: 5th Annual Beer Fest
Unlimited tastings of over 75 beers. Lawn games like corn hole, flip cup, and beer pong. Access to awesome local food trucks. Live entertainment all day.
August 11-13, 2016 - Society of Wine Educators 40th Annual Conference
One the most exclusive wine education events of the year. Enhance your knowledge, network with your peers and sample some of the world”s most rare wines.
August 15-17, 2016
The Art of Catering Food
For chefs, cooks, owners and just about anyone who wants to make cuisine the main event, The Art of Catering Food will help you learn trends and techniques used by successful chefs throughout the industry. Learn from experts and your peers during three days of culinary-intensive sessions. This conference is jam-packed with action and up-close and personal learning experiences. Everything demonstrated and presented on stage is available to taste, and you’ll have one-on-one conversations with some of the industry’s most influential chefs and culinary pros.
August 19, 2016 - Truckeroo Food Truck Festival - Washington D.C.
September 16, 2016 - Truckeroo Food Truck Festival - Washington D.C.
September 12-14, 2016 United Fresh Public Policy Conference
The Largest Event Of Its Kind In The Produce Industry. Be a part of the Only event where the entire fresh produce industry comes together to advocate for a more profitable future. Attendees will meet personally in small groups with more than 140 congressional offices, hear from key senators and participate in open dialogue with President Obama's executive team.
September 24, 2016 Cochon555’s Heritage BBQ - Washington D.C.
Notable chefs and farmers will spotlight their passion for global BBQ grilling traditions and old world cooking techniques. Chefs have 7 days to prepare one whole pig and present a “Judge’s Plate” consisting of 6 dishes scored on utilization, global influences, cooking techniques and overall flavor. The winner in each city will be crowned the “BBQ King or Queen” and takes home more than $3,000 in prizes. In addition to sampling the competitor’s dishes, the all-inclusive ticket includes “BBQ Traditions”, a tasting inside the event where 10 notable chefs prepare one dish from their favorite BBQ culture in non-competitive spirit. If you love global flavors and star-studded culinary events, this educational event is like a top chef classroom.
September 24, 2016 - DC VegFest - Washington D.C.
The DC VegFest is a FREE outdoor festival celebrating the very best of everything vegetarian in and around the nation’s capital. With dozens of food, commercial, and non-profit exhibitors, as well as several dynamic speakers and cooking demos, a kids’ area, and more, this annual event has something for everyone to enjoy!
September 27, 2016 - Puglia & Pizza on the Piazza - Washington D.C.
Experience Tomaresca, Antinori’s wines from Puglia featuring Chardonnay, Primitivo, Neprica, and Rosé Calafuria paired with “pizza a taglio”; potato basil, salmon arugula, wild mushroom, and fennel sausage.
September 6, 2013 Charity in Chocolate 2013 - Washington D.C.
Presented by the Heart of America Foundation, the event features Savory & Sweet Chef Tasting Stations, Chocolate Fashion Show, Silent & Live Auctions, and Open Bar.
August 25, 2012 1st Annual DC Funky Fresh Foodie Fest
The Funky Fresh Foodie Fest (DCF4) will offer delicious, small portions from 10 gourmet food trucks; a collection of craft beers, wine, and margaratas; and live entertainment & activities in one all-inclusive ticket. DCF4 will take place at DC Fairgrounds from 1pm to 9pm, with a special preview for premium ticket holders from 11am to 1pm. A portion of the proceeds benefits D.C. Central Kitchen.
September 19, 2012 Tea and Human Health - Washington, DC
The 5th Scientific Symposium on Tea & Human Health will be a plenary session on new and emerging science regarding the effects of tea in promoting health and reducing the risk of chronic disease, featuring top researchers in the field from around the world.
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