A Taste of Shaw, the 2016 Shaw Main Streets Gala, is Coming to the Howard Theatre, June 1, 2016!
The Shaw neighborhood’s annual celebration of the best food and drink its restaurants and bars have to offer is back!
On Wednesday, June 1, 2016, A Taste of Shaw, Shaw Main Streets’ annual gala fundraiser, returns to the Howard Theatre for a night of stellar cuisine, cocktails, and beers from the event’s stellar Host Committee of chefs, restaurateurs, mixologists, and brewers, plus music and dancing. The two and one half hour event begins at 7:00 PM.
Advance tickets are $80 and can be ordered online at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/shaw-main-streets-gala-2016-tickets-24328436007. On the day of the event, tickets will be $100. Complimentary valet parking provided by U Street Parking is included in the ticket price.
This year’s Host Committee members include:
Sunyatta Amen/Calabash Tea & Tonic
Derek Brown and Angie Salame/The Columbia Room/Eat The Rich/Mockingbird Hill/Southern Efficiency
Tom Brown/The Passenger
Gianluigi Delaccio/Dolci Gelati
Katsuya Fukushima & Daniel Pouidas/Haikan
Dean Gold/Dino’s Grotto
Joel Hatton & Tony Lucca/1905
Ian Hilton & Basilisa Vasquez/The Brixton
Heather Leonard, David Bloom & Anastasia Mori/La Jambe
Sherman Outhuok & Jesse Long/Thally
Josh Phillips & Alexis Samoya/Espita Mezcaleria
Donnie Simpson, Jr./Uprising Muffn Company
Abdelila Souada/Pizza D'Oro
Aschara Vigsittaboot & Ralph Brabham/Beau Thai/BKK Cookshop
Ferhat Yalcin/Drift on 7th
Nathan Zeender & Thor Cheston/Right Proper Brewing Company
The Howard Theatre is located at 620 T Street, NW, on the same block as the northern entrance to the Shaw-Howard University station on Metro's Green Line. Valet parking will be available in front of the theater, and is included in the ticket price.
Proceeds from the event support Shaw Main Streets’ economic revitalization and historic preservation activities in central Shaw. The organization has led the transformation of central Shaw since 2003.
For sponsorship information, email [email protected] or call 202-265-SHAW.