Washington City Paper Fetes Best of D.C. Finalists at 5th Annual Best of D.C. Celebration April 6th Presented by Events DC
The Washington City Paper and Events DC invite you to join in to salute the best of the best in DC at its 5th annual Best of D.C. Celebration at the Carnegie Library at Mt. Vernon Square on Thursday, April 6th beginning at 6pm. More than 50 restaurants, mixologists, local breweries and distilleries, bands and retailers will provide the entertainment as guests sip, sample and dance the night away.
What: Washington City Paper’s Best of D.C. Celebration
Times: VIP 6-10pm; General Admission 7-10pm
Price: VIP - $110; General Admission - $70
Artisanal Food, Bars & Restaurants: Ball or Nothing, Blue 44, Buredo, Daikaya, District Doughnut, Ethiopic, Farmers & Distillers, Hank’s Oyster Bar, Ice Cream Jubilee, Indique, Jack Rose Dining Saloon, Lebanese Taverna, Policy, Proof, The Pub and the People, Quarter + Glory, Ripple, Rito Loco, Roofer’s Union, The Royal, Rural Society, Service Bar, Thip Khao, Vinoteca, Whisked
Brews & Booze: Atlas Brew Works, Catoctin Creek, Cotton & Reed, DC Brau, Fair Winds Brewing, Mad Fox Brewing, The Macallan, Magnus, Michter’s, One Eight Distilling, Port City Brewing, Radeberger Pilsner, Right Proper Brewing Company, Schöfferhofer, Three Stars Brewing, Twin Valley Distillers.
VIP tickets include a swag bag, plus access to the VIP Lounge with tastings from specialty bottles of Macallan scotch, a signature cocktail by Jack Rose Dining Saloon, and snacks from Charlie Palmer Steak, RPM Italian, and Agora.
Entertainment: Batala Banda Feminina & the Dupont Brass Band
Events DC returns as this year’s Best of D.C. Celebration presenting sponsor. Additional sponsors include Wagtime, Smithsonian American Art Museum, RCN, WMATA, City Center DC, Radeberger Pilsner, Schöfferhofer, UPS, City Chic Real Estate, Pike Productions, Capital City Care, The Falcon Lab, and the Embassy Chef Challenge.
A portion of the proceeds from this year’s event will go to benefit Halcyon (http://goldstandardpr.us11.list-manage.com/track/click?u=97a25c193b47b9e65c2a23a30&id=d6737174ab&e=af0559a350), which offers an ecosystem of advocacy that encourages socially engaged creatives to advance their talents and visions to promote social good.
The party coincides with the publication of its annual Best of DC issue on April 6th, featuring editorial nods and results of its perennial Reader’s Poll covering 256 categories ranging from “Best Hangover Breakfast” to “Best Indoor Cycling Studio” to favorite “Marijuana Cultivation Supplier.”