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Shaw Open House, 06/18/16: Come Explore What Shaw has to Offer!

FREE food, beer, wine and cocktail samples!

FREE recyclable shopping bags and other Shaw swag!

FREE raffle for prizes from businesses!



Pick up a free Shaw Open House Passport on the day of the event and spend an afternoon Where DC Comes Together.TM

Passports will be available for pick up on the day of the event at Bazaar Spices, 2130 8th Street, NW and Grand Cata, 1550 7th Street, NW.

Then hit the streets and visit dozens of Shaw’s businesses as they throw open their doors to welcome YOU!

The prize drawing will be held at 5:30 PM at Landmark Theatres Atlantic Plumbing Cinema, 807 V Street, NW. Must be present to win. See contest rules on the event passport.


Participating businesses include:

1905 Bistro & Bar, 1905 9th Street, NW, Second Floor

Bazaar Spices, 2130 8th Street, NW

Bistro Bohem, 600 Florida Avenue, NW

Calabash Teahouse & Cafe, 1847 7th Street, NW

Cherry Blossom Creative, 2128 8th Street, NW

Compass Coffee, 1535 7th Street, NW & 1921 8th Street, NW #100

Dacha Market. 1602 7th Street NW

Declaration, 804 V Street, NW

Drift on 7th, 1819 7th Street, NW

El Rey, 919 U Street, NW

Etete Ethiopian Cuisine, 1942 9th Street, NW

Foundry Gallery, 2118 8th Street, NW

Frank + Oak, 1924 8th Street, NW #145

Glen’s Garden Market, 1924 8th Street, NW

Grand Cata, 1550 7th Street, NW

Ivy & Coney, 1537 7th Street, NW

Kyirisan, 1924 8th Street, NW #140

Landmark Theatres Atlantic Plumbing Cinema, 807 V Street, NW

Lettie Gooch, 1921 8th Street, NW #110

McDonald’s, 2328 Georgia Avenue, NW 

Old City Farm & Guild, 925 Rhode Island Avenue, NW

Right Proper Brewing Company, 624 T Street, NW

Rito Loco, 606 Florida Avenue, NW 

Serve-U Liquors, 1935 9th Street, NW

Shaw's Tavern, 520 Florida Avenue, NW

Solidcore, 1821 7th Street, NW

Typecase Industries, 2122 8th Street, NW

Uprising Muffin Company, 1817 7th Street, NW

Wanda's on 7th, 1851 7th Street, NW 


Shaw Open House 2016 Samples and Specials


-Free Popcorn

-Happy Hour Prices

Bazaar Spices

-Free Spice Infusion Drink samples 

-Free "Make a Blend, Take a Blend" activity

Bistro Bohem

-Free Sample of Rarasek with Fries (Chicken Tender wrapped in potato cakes) and Pierogi


-Free Samples of Pilsner Urquel draft beer

Calabash Teahouse & Café

-Free Samples of Three Custom Iced Teas

-Free Samples of Cannabis from The Grove

Cherry Blossom Creative

-Free Snacks and Drinks

Compass Coffee (both locations)

-Free Coffee samples

Dacha Market

-Free Food and Non Alcoholic Drink samples

-$1 off Bagel Sandwiches


-Free samples of DE Thomas McKean pizza, Brooklyn pizza, or MD Samuel Chase pizza, as well as Independence Punch, a signature cocktail.

-Salt roasted whole Bronzino- lemon olive oil - $35

-Peach crudo- smoked pistachio, Jalapeno sorbet - $7

-Braised Brisket Pizzaiola- leek puree, potato gaufrettes - $18

Drift on 7th

-Free sample of Lobster Bisque

-Happy Hour Prices

El Rey

-Free House Margarita sample

-$6 Margaritas and Natty Bohs from 12-2 PM and 3-5 PM for the Euro soccer games


-Free Lega Tibs samples- cubed pieces of marinated lamb sautéed in onion, jalapeno, and spiced butter 

-Free Yemisir Wat samples- red lentils stew cooked in onion, spices, and berbere (groundhot pepper) sauce

-Free Gomen samples- fresh collard greens cooked in oil with onion, garlic, ginger, and green pepper

Foundry Gallery

-Free Cookies and Iced Tea

-10% off any unframed artwork

Frank & Oak

-Free Oaktree Magazine

-15% off of purchase of three or more items

Glen’s Garden Market

-Free samples of Housemade Salads

-Free organic cotton market bag

Grand Cata

-Free Wine Tasting

-10% off all wine

Ivy & Coney

-Free Refreshments

-25% off all tabs


-Free Drink samples

Landmark Theatres at Atlantic Plumbing

-Free Popcorn and Candy

-Special Shaw cocktail

Lettie Gooch

-Free Refreshments

-25% off all denim jeans

-Sale- 50% off original price

Mc Donald’s

-Free Smoothie Sample

-Free Cookie with the purchase of any Extra Value Menu Meal

-$1.99 Any Size Frappe

-Mc Pick 2 for $5 (Big Mac, Filet-O-Fish, Large French Fry or 10 piece Chicken Mc Nuggets)


-$3.99 Egg Mc Muffin w/ medium Hot or Iced Coffee

Old City Farm & Guild

-Free Refreshments

Right Proper

-Free Beer sample

- Beer and Food Specials

Rito Loco

-Free Fish Taco

-Three 10” Ritos (Chicken, Beef, Pork) for $15




Serv-U Liquors

-Free samples of Nellie’s Sports Bar dish

-Free Non Alcoholic Champagne samples

-Free Wine Snacks (Cheese and Crackers)

-Wine specials

Shaw’s Tavern

-Free Tasting of a Draft Beer: Miller Light, Sam Adams, Guinness, Blue Moon



-Free Solidcore Bumper Stickers

-First Class $19

Typecase Industries

-Free Grab Bag with coasters, gift tags, and cards. 

-$3 off all stationery sets

Uprising Muffin Company

-Free Mini Muffins

Wanda’s on 7th

-Free IZZE beverages

-Salon Specials