DC Chamber celebrates top business leaders

September 11, 2017 by  

The Chamber’s Choice Awards and Gala is taking place next month in Washington, DC, presented by the DC Chamber of Commerce.

As one of the most [Read more]

Book festival brings top-selling authors to Washington

August 27, 2017 by  

The 17th Library of Congress National Book Festival is taking place this Labor Day weekend. [Read more]

American food in focus at D.C. event

August 12, 2017 by  

The Brews, Booze and Bites festival is taking place next month in Washington, D.C.

A presentation of the [Read more]

Taste of the Caribbean comes to DC

July 28, 2017 by  

The Taste of Barbados is taking place in Washington next month. Hosted by the Barbados Association of Washington, a portion of proceeds will be donated to a non-profit organization located in Barbados.

This event will give the public the chance to try some authentic Bajan food and beer, and also to partake in the Bajan Rum Shop Experience. Some of the dishes that will be served will include fish cakes, cou cou (which is cornmeal and okra), coconut bread, rice and peas, and pudding and souse. For the last of those dishes, the pudding is steamed sweet potato and souse is boiled pork mixed with cucumber, pepper, lime juice, onion and parsley.

The ticket price provides guests with a full meal including dessert and rum punch. Guests will also be treated to some traditional music of Barbados provide by DJ Bimshire.

This is an opportunity for those of Bajan descent to enjoy the tastes of the homeland, but will also cater to anybody interested in trying foods of all kinds while raising money to help a worthwhile charity.

Washington stationery printing companies often provide products such as flyers to help advertise events such as this.

The Taste of Barbados will be held at the Embassy of Barbados on August 26 from 3:00 to 7:00 pm. Tickets are $40 for adults and $15 for children between the ages of 2 and 12. Visit the Barbados Association of Washington Facebook page to learn more.

Upcoming convention celebrates Asian pop culture

July 2, 2017 by  

The Otakon convention is taking place next month in Washington, D.C. for three days.

The convention is dedicated to Asian popular culture, which includes anime, manga, movies, television shows and video games.

It will feature several special guests including [Read more]

Weeklong festival celebrates nature

June 30, 2017 by  

The Lotus and Water Lily Festival is taking place in Washington, DC next month for a week at the Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens.

The event will kick off on [Read more]

Upcoming event celebrate JFK’s birthday

June 24, 2017 by  

President John F. Kennedy would have turned 100 years-old on May 29. In order to celebrate this, there are several events taking place in Washington, DC.

The We the Party People – JFK 100 celebration is [Read more]

Washington celebration planned in support of local kids

May 28, 2017 by  

Washington’s Nationals Park will soon be serving as the site for the Home Runs for Horton’s Kids fundraiser, which helps local at risk youth find a connection between themselves, their school, and [Read more]

Washington to greet summer in southern style

May 23, 2017 by  

Lovers of barbequed food may wish to make their plans now to attend a Washington area showcase of Southern-style cookery, as well as local beers and spirits.

Honeysuckle’s, which is [Read more]

Upcoming festival in DC celebrates a distinct neighborhood

April 27, 2017 by  

The Broccoli City Week celebration is getting underway in just a couple of days.

Several events are [Read more]

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