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DC Taste of the Nation

April 19, 2017

General Admission: $100

VIP: $150

VIP Club Level: $250

Executive Suite: $5,000

Nationals Park

1500 S Capitol Street SE
Washington, District Of Columbia

 

DC's TASTE OF THE NATION

Join Us to End Childhood Hunger in America

 

April 19, 2017

Nationals Park

 

General Admission: $100 | 7:00pm 

VIP Admission: $150 | 6:00pm

VIP Club Level Admission: $250 | 6:00pm

Complimentary parking will be available in Parking Garage C, located on the corner of Half Street, SE and N Street, SE. The garage will close promptly at 10:00 PM. Valet parking will not be available. 


Ensure that no kid goes hungry, whether in Washington, D.C or across the nation, by joining the city’s finest chefs, sommeliers and mixologists on Wednesday April 19, 2017 for Taste of the Nation for No Kid Hungry, a remarkable night of dining in support of No Kid Hungry’s work to end childhood hunger in the America.

Guests will mix, mingle, and enjoy food and drink prepared by more than 90 top chefs and bartenders. 


 

 

 

2017 CHEF CHAIR
GEORGE PAGONIS
KAPNOS | KAPNOS TAVERNA |KAPNOS KOUZINA

 

2017 Pastry Chair
TIFFANY MACISAAC
BUTTERCREAM BAKESHOP

 

2017 MIXOLOGY CHAIR 
DEREK BROWN 
THE COLUMBIA ROOM, MOCKINGBIRD HILL,
SOUTHERN EFFICIENCY, EAT THE RICH 2017

 

 

2017 SOMMELIER CHAIR 
NADINE BROWN 
CHARLIE PALMER STEAKHOUSE 

 

 

 

Check out photos from the 2016 event!

 

 

 


Executive Suite, $5,000

•Exclusive access to an on-site, private suite area with a dedicated mixologist
•Includes private seating for your guests, butler passed bites, goody bags, and other VIP surprises
•20 Club Level tickets
 


VIP Club Level Tickets, $250

•1 hour early admission beginning at 6 pm
•Access to exclusive club level seating area, with private bar, and butler passed bites
•VIP Event gift
 


VIP Tickets, $150

•1 hour early admission beginning at 6 pm
•VIP Event gift
 

General Admission $100

•General Admission 7 pm-9:30 pm
 

 

This year, Citi is excited to host Judah & the Lion on the mainstage overlooking the ballpark. Judah & the Lion blend the twang of folk, the beat of hip-hop, the drive of rock & roll and the punch of pop to create a truly genre-bending sound.

Thank you to our Taste of the Nation 2017 sponsors! 

NATIONAL PRESENTING SPONSORS
Citi
Sysco

NATIONAL SPONSORS
Food Network
OpenTable
The Glenlivet

LOCAL SPONSORS
Casa Noble
Mars, Inc
San Pellegrino

Sir Speedy

BEVERAGE SPONSORS
Caledonia | Catoctin Creek | Cooper's Hawk |
Glenlivet | Gray Wolf Distilling | Lyon Distilling |
New Amsterdam & Red Bull | New Columbia Distillers | 
One Eight Distilling | Papa's Pilar | Remy Cointreau | Stella Artois | Tito's |
Thibaut Janisson | Virginia Distillery | Westland Distillery | WhistlePig 

 

1789 Restaurant | Agora Restaurant | Al Dente | Alba Osteria | Alta Strada | ANXO Cidery & Pintxos Bar | Art and Soul | B&O American Brasserie | Bangkok Joe's | Bar Pilar | Barrel | Belga Cafe | Best Buns Bread Company | Beuchert's Saloon | Bidwell | BLT Prime by David Burke | BLT Steak | Blue Smoke | Boqueria Restaurant | Bub and Pop's | Captain Cookie and the Milkman | Carlyle | Centrolina | Charm City Cakes | Chloe | Choolaah Indian BBQ | Compass Rose Bar & Kitchen | Cork Wine Bar | Del Campo | Dino's Grotto | Dirty Habit DC | District Distilling Company | District Doughnut | Doi Moi | Dolcezza | Don Churro | Espita Mezcaleria | Estadio | Farmers & Distillers | Firefly DC | Fluffness | Fork & Wrench | Georgetown Cupcake | Gravitas | Hersh's | Homestead | Ice Cream Jubilee | Insomnia Cookies | Jack Rose Dining Saloon | Kapnos Marketa | La Cuchara | La Food Marketa | Le Diplomate | L'Hommage Bistro Francais | Mandu | Maple | Matchbox | Medium Rare | Modern Cook Shop | Mon Ami Gabi | Oceanaire Seafood Room | Olivia Macaron | On Rye | Osteria Morini | Ottoman Taverna | Palette 22 | Pen & Quill | Peregrine Espresso | Pinea | Pinstripes | Plume | Policy Restaurant & Lounge | Preserve | Proof | Quarter + Glory | Radiator DC | RASA | RPM Italian DC | Shake Shack | Sixth Engine Restaurant | Sonoma Restaurant & Wine Bar | Soup UP | Stella Barra Pizzeria | Succotash Restaurant | Sugar Shack Donuts & Coffee | Summer House Santa Monica | Sweet Home Cafe at the National Museum of African American History and Culture | Ted's Bulletin | The Bird | The Charmery | The Fainting Goat |The Food Market | The Local Oyster | The Prospect | The Royal | The Salt Line | The Sweet Lobby | Thip Khao | Tico DC | Tredici Enoteca | Trummer's On Main | Vinoteca | Whaley's | Whisked! | Wit & Wisdom | Zentan

We are happy to answer any questions regarding event details, media requests, restaurant participation, sponsorship, auction item donations and volunteer options. Thank you!

If you would like to sign up as a Taste of the Nation volunteer, click here.

Share Our Strength Staff 
Julia Mesquita

Event Chairs
Alisa Cohen
Katie Sullivan

Restaurant Inquiries
Lisa Bornstein

Tricia Barba

Sponsorship Opportunities
Julia Mesquita
Katie Sullivan

Volunteer Opportunities
Claire Rossin

PR and Communications
Julia Blumenthal

National Presenting Sponsors

National Sponsors

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