Who doesn’t love trying delicious new food and drinks? This September, check out these unique events going on around DC, bringing a world of flavor to our city! Whether you want a cold treat, warm pizza or a refreshing drink, there’s definitely something for you.
September 7th – Brews Around the World
Now is your chance to enjoy cold beer from around the world without leaving town! Brews Around the World is one of the best celebrations of global beer and cuisine. Take advantage of unlimited tastings of 80 hand-selected beers, as well as 24+ wines, 10+ ciders, hard sodas, gluten free options and more! On top of the refreshments, indulge in some of DC’s best ethnic food restaurants and food trucks.
Brews Around the World will take place at The Bullpen (1201 Half Street SE Washington, DC 20003). This event is 21+ only and runs from 12:30pm-8:00pm. GA tickets are $49 online or $59 at the door. Remember to drink responsibly.
September 7th & 8th – Gelato Festival America
End the summer with something cold and tasty. Gelato Festival America: Washington DC has what you need if your sweet tooth is calling. What’s better than gelato made by world-class local and visiting artisans? Unlimited gelato. Try them all and vote for your favorite!
Gelato Festival America will be at City Market at O (800 P St NW Washington, DC 20001). The event will be from September 7th at 11:00am until September 8th at 7:00pm. Tickets are $25 for adults and $10 for minors 12 or under.
September 12th – Zoo Uncorked
Things are sure to be wild at this event! Zoo Uncorked is a one-of-a-kind night featuring wine tasting, live music, entertainment and incredible animal encounters. The zoo exhibits will be open late for event attendees, so you can see wildlife like never before. Along with delicious drinks, you can take advantage of local restaurants that will be serving up tasty bites.
Zoo Uncorked is at Smithsonian’s Nation Zoo (3001 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20008) and is an adults-only event. You must be 21+ to enter and the fun is from 6:00pm-9:00pm. GA tickets are $70 and sober drivers can get in for just $30. Happy tasting.
September 14th – DC Wine Fest! Fall Edition
Stimulate all of your senses at DC Wine Fest. There will be live music, great food, unique art, performances and of course, wine! Sample premium varietals from some of the best wineries in the world at this all-day & night experience. GA tickets are $35 and all wine tastings are included. The fun will be at the National Union Building (918 F St NW Washington, DC 20004) and you can choose from 3 sessions: 1:00pm-3:00pm, 4:30pm-6:30pm, or 8:00pm-10:00pm. Cheers!
September 28th – DC Pizza Festival 2019
Did someone say pizza? The first annual DC Pizza Festival 2019 will be taking place this fall! Spend the day taking in live music, entertainment, activities, beer, wine and pizza from vendors all around the world. The location is currently being kept under wraps, but stay tuned for more information at: https://www.facebook.com/events/washington-district-of-columbia/dc-pizza-festival-2019/757629554442789/. Bon Appetit.
Whether you’re closing out summer or kicking off fall, do so with something delicious and unforgettable. Come take a tour of Sonnet and become a part of our vibrant community.