In winter, I plot and plan. In Spring, I move. – Henry Rollins
If you haven’t noticed, it’s basically Spring in February right now. Cherry Blossoms are already starting to bloom (global warming?) and restaurants are opening up their patios for al fresco dining. More importantly, Spring foodie events are already popping up left and right!
In order to help you get the most of this beautiful weather, and make sure you don’t miss out on the Spring seasons events, I’ve compiled a list of some of the events I think should not be missed. Who cares it’s not technically Spring yet, let’s plot our plans now!
Spring Foodie Events
HENNY & WAFFLES BRUNCH – March 5th
How does a brunch buffet of Henny Wings & Waffles, Six Cheese Mac & Cheese, Shrimp & Grits and more, sound? Oh, amazing? Well then you should be rushing to grab a ticket to this weekends Henny & Waffles brunch at the Howard Theater. $40 will get you food and unlimited mimosas, plus if you are in the mood to get a little turnt on a Sunday, stay for the day party. Click here for more info and to register.
CLOVER BEER FEST – March 18th
In true St Patrick’s Day fashion, get an unlimited amount of green beer at this DC beer festival. Don’t worry though, there will be plenty of “normal” beer options to indulge in as well. 100+ options to be exact! Some of DC’s finest food trucks will be available as well. Click here for tickets and more info.
TASTE ON WHEELS: GREEN EGGS & KEGS BRUNCH – March 19th
Named the “largest outdoor brunch” in DC, this event brings food trucks from all over DC to The Yards for a day of sampling and mimosa drinking. In celebration of St. Patrick’s Day, there will be Irish themed options! Click here for tickets and more info.
CHERRY BLOSSOM WINE & BEER FESTIVAL – April 1st and 2nd
Celebrate the beautiful blooming of the Cherry Blossoms by indulging on tastings of over 100+ beers, wines, & ciders. Want to go all out? VIP tickets get you general admission perks, plus 4 bottles of wine to take home. Click here for tickets and more info.
DC WINE FEST – April 8th
If you love wine as much as I do, then you are most likely scrambling to get your tickets right now! Grab your girlfriends and head over to the beautiful Longview Gallery for a night of wine tasting. Click here for tickets and more info.
CAPITAL BREWFEST WINE & MUSIC FESTIVAL – April 8th
Enjoy unlimited pours of 70 craft beers, and 25+ wines plus enjoy live music and lots of food provided by some of DC’s best food trucks. All while soaking up the sun at The Fairgrounds. Click here for tickets and more info.
DC BEER FEST – April 22nd
Head on over to National’s Park to sip on pours from dozens of craft breweries. Plus enjoy some bites and lawn games as well. Click here for tickets and more info.
DC CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL – April 29th
Don’t you ever wish you could just spend all day eating chocolate? Well, your dreams have come true! The 2nd Annual Chocolate Festival is happening at Washington Marriot Wardman Park and will satisfy your chocolate craving with tastings, meet & greets, workshops and more. Click here for tickets and more info.
THE BLOODY MARY FEST – May 7th
Some of DC’s most notable bars and restaurants will be serving their best Bloody Mary’s in one building! Sip on your favorite Bloody Mary while you nosh on items from the bagel bar and cheese table at this classy boozy event. Click here for tickets and more info.
Make sure to let me know if you’ll be attending any fun foodie events this Spring! Enjoy this beautiful weather 🙂