The Week Ahead….CM Charles Allen’s Ward 6 Budget Town Hall Tuesday – Taste of 8th on Saturday
by Larry Janezich
Monday, April 22
ANC6A Community Outreach Committee meets at 7:00pm, Eastern High School, 1700 East Capitol Street NE in the Parent Center.
Agenda not available at press time
Tuesday, April 23
Ward 6 Budget Town Hall 2019 – 6:00pm – 7:30pm, Arthur Capper Community Center, Upper Room, 1000 5th Street, SE.
CM Charles Allen will discuss the budget process, break down the Mayor’s recommendations, share his budget priorities, and hear from residents what they think needs to be funded.
Saturday, April 27
Volunteer Capitol Hill 2019 Event at Hill Center, 10:00am – 1:00pm. Exposition of volunteer opportunities throughout the area – make an impact on your community.
Taste of 8th – Barracks Row – 1:00pm to 4:00pm.
Over 20 of Barracks Row restaurants will serve appetizer-sized samples of their best known or newest dishes. Participants this year include:
Ambar · Belga Café · Betsy · Brick Lane · The Brig · Cava Mezze · Chat’s Liquors · DCanter · District Doughnut · Finn McCool’s · Las Placitas · Lavagna · matchbox · Medium Rare · Nooshi Sushi · Ophelia’s · Orchid · Spring Mill Bread · Souk · Sushi Hachi · Sushi Torai · Sweet Lobby · Ted’s Bulletin · Tortuga Caribbean Bar & Grille · Trattoria Alberto · Valor.
According to BRMS, each taste is a sample size, similar to a tapas portion. Most people purchase a pack of 5 tasting tickets so they can sample their favorite 8th Street restaurants. Starting Saturday, April 6th, regular online advance ticket sales are 5 tasting tickets for $20. Day-of tickets will be 5 tasting tickets for $25, and will be available on site, cash or charge.
Purchase advance tickets at Barracks Row Main Street website here: https://www.barracksrow.org/tasteof8th