Taste of DC is the Mid-Atlantic region’s premier culinary cultural festival.
Bringing together friends and families since 1989, Taste of DC is a weekend full of delicious bites, beverages and captivating entertainment. See what Taste of DC 2018 has to offer:
RESTAURANT ROW WITH 65+ OF THE REGION'S BEST RESTAURANTS
2 STAGES OF LIVE MUSIC AND CULINARY ENTERTAINMENT
ARISTAN MARKET FEATURING LOCAL BUSINESSES
Friday, October 26th from 6pm to 10pmSaturday, October 27th from 1pm to 10pm
Audi Field, new home to D.C. United
100 Potomac Ave SW
Washington, DC 20024
Walking distance from Navy Yard metro stop on the Green Line of the Metro.
TASTE OF DC IS GOING CASHLESS FOR FOOD & BEVERAGES THIS YEAR!
RFID technology makes it easier and faster for attendees to enter Taste of DC and purchase food and drinks—with just the touch of a wristband! Instead of using cash or credit cards, you will pay for your food and drinks by activating your “TasteBand” and loading additional “Taste Tokens” onto your Tasteband online in advance or at select TasteBand top-up stations located throughout the festival.
Learn more about TasteBands and Taste Tokens below.
TasteBand Package ($14.99) includes:
One RFID TasteBand pre-loaded with one complimentary beverage valid for a beverage in Restaurant Row, the Taste of DC Beer Garden
Ability to add "Taste Tokens" to your TasteBand to purchase food and drink from more than 65+ restaurants in Restaurant Row and at the beverage areas throughout the festival
Free Bag/Bike check outside of stadium – ($5 value each)
Early entry to festival for an hour pre-doors (5 p.m. on Friday 10/26, noon on Saturday 10/27)
Foodie Package ($49.99) includes:
Everything included in the TasteBand Package plus...
$30 "Taste Tokens" pre-loaded TasteBand to purchase food and drink from more than 65+ restaurants in Restaurant Row and at the beverage areas throughout the festival
Exclusive seating at the Taste of DC Culinary Stage - limited seating available on a first-come first-served basis
$10 credit to upcoming Drink the District events
This year, Taste of DC is offering free entry via registration - guests simply need to register in advance to receive their free entry to the event.
Taste of DC General Admission - Free Registration includes:
All-day entertainment at the Main Stage and Culinary Stage
Access to Restaurant Row at Taste of DC – open Friday and Saturday
Access to the Sip Savor and Celebrate at Taste of DC
TasteBand NOT included with Free Registration, must be purchased separately or as part of a concession package