Taste of 8th 2018

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This year's taste will be held on Saturday, April 28th from 1PM - 4PM.

Over 20 of our Barracks Row restaurants will serve appetizer sized samples of their best-known or newest dishes. Watch over the coming weeks as we announce the participants in the 2018 Taste of 8th!

Each Taste is a small 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.

Buy now and get 5 tasting tickets for $20. Day-of tickets will be $25 for 5 tasting tickets.


Taste Ticket Options


Hope to see you there!

Ticket sales benefit Barracks Row Main Street's year-round work to maintain a clean, safe and beautiful community for residents and businesses.

Tickets will not be mailed to you.

All advance-purchase tickets will be available for pickup at the Will Call desk on the southwest corner of 8th and G Streets, SE in front of Spring Mill Bread on Saturday, beginning at 1:00pm.

Tickets that are not picked up by 3:00pm will be released for re-sale.

Ticket purchases are non-refundable; the event will take place rain or shine.

District of Columbia Main Streets DC Department of Small and Local Business Development

Barracks Row Main Street is a designated DC Main Streets commercial district.  Barracks Row Main Street is funded in part by the Department of Small and Local Business Development.