A Taste of Shaw Returns to the Howard Theatre, 04/18/18: Tickets on Sale Now!
The Shaw neighborhood’s annual celebration of the best food and drink its restaurants and bars have to offer is back! Join us for a night of stellar cuisine and cocktails from this year's Host Committee of chefs, restaurateurs and mixologists. Enjoy unlimited sips and noshes throughout the evening, plus live music and dancing.
A Taste of Shaw returns to the Howard on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 for a night of live music by internationally-renowned Ethiopian artist Yehunie Belay and his band, and libations and delicious bites from some of DC’s best bars and restaurants. Doors open at 7:00 PM.
The Taste of Shaw hosts are a who's who of DC's thriving dining scene in the Shaw neighborhood. This year's Host Committee members include:
Ralph Brabham & Nicha Thongpanchang/ Beau Thai - Shaw & BKK cookshop
Greg Algie & Nathan Beauchamp/ Calico
Alex Abebe/ Chercher Ethiopian Restaurant & Mart
Jeremiah Langhorne & Alex Zink/ The Dabney & The Dabney Cellar
Alan Popovsky & Demetrio Zavala/ Declaration
Dean Gold/ Dino's Grotto
Gianluigi Dellaccio/ Dolci Gelati
Derek Brown, Angie Fetherston & Paul Taylor/ Drink Company Pop Up Bar
Josh Phillips & Robert Aikens/ Espita Mezcaleria
Henok, Ben Tesfaye & Yared Tesfaye & Chris Roberson/ Etete Ethiopian Cuisine
Kevin Connelly & Alex Davis/ Farmers & Distillers
Brandon Williams/ Fish Scale
Ian Hilton & Brendan L'Etoile/ Gaslight Tavern DC
Katsuya Fukushima/ Haikan
Anastasia Mori & Dave Bloom/ La Jambe
Vinoda Basnayake & David Strauss/ Morris American Bar
Russell Braitsch/ Morrison-Clark Historic Inn & Restaurant
Jeff Miskiri/ Po Boy Jim
Glendon Hartley & Chad Lee/ Service Bar
Jonathan Bethony & Jessica Azeez/ Seylou
Rob Krupicka/ Sugar Shack Donuts DC - Shaw
Jonathan Nelms & Malkhaz Maisashvili/ Supra Restaurant
Eric Eden & David Deshaies/ Unconventional Diner
Tickets include unlimited tastings, beer, wine, soft drinks and complimentary valet parking. Tickets are $80 in advance (available at www.smsgala18.eventbrite.com) or $100 at the door.