Culinary Events in Metro DC - Tastings, Chef Talks, Teas, Cooking

Food and The Arts come together in as Metro DC Arts Presenters bring you tastings, chef talks, culinary experts, food critics, Teas, Cooking Demonstrations, Cooking Classes and more.  

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Schumann & Brahms Concert

Arts Barn
Thu. Feb 14
Hear about Clara and Robert Schumann’s love story. Enjoy exquisite chocolates by chocolatier SPAGnVOLA and carefully paired wines before and during the concert.

Chocolate Festival

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Feb. 9 – 10
his celebration of culture and food explores the rich history and ongoing story of chocolate through tastings, cooking demonstrations and hands-on activities.

Make It/Take It: Working with Gesso

The Mansion at Strathmore
Fri. Feb 8
Make It/Take It is a unique happy hour pARTy with a hands-on art project.


Folger Shakespeare Library
Mar. 4 – 24
Confection, is a rollicking rumination on opulence, inequity, and teeny-tiny desserts. In this 45-minute experience, audiences are invited to savor bite-sized delights designed by local pâtissiers.

Free Folger Friday: Cooking in the Archives

Folger Shakespeare Library
Fri. Feb 1
Join us at this free pre-show lecture as Marissa discusses her work with exploring early modern cuisine in the context of today’s culinary world.

Elham Fanoos, piano

Embassy of Afghanistan
Fri. Mar 15
Elham Fanoos is 21 years old, and a native of Kabul, Afghanistan. Includes Valet Parking and Afghan buffet.

Pre-performance Discussion: The Food of Love

Folger Theatre
Fri. Feb 8
Robert Aubry Davis leads a lively pre-concert discussion with Robert Eisenstein and other performers.

Brews and Banter: Nell Gwynn

Folger Shakespeare Library
Thu. Feb 14
Enjoy craft brews from Bluejacket Brewery at this casual behind-the-scenes conversation with Nell Gwynn cast members.

Strathmore: Afternoon Tea

The soothing sounds of local musicians fill the room, as you enjoy Afternoon Tea in the cozy atmosphere of The Shapiro Music Room at Strathmore.


Beyond Basics: Pasta Making Plus

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Thu. Feb 21

Revels Pub Sing at McGinty's

McGinty's Public House
Sun. Jan 27

Kids Concert + Family Happy Hour with King Bullfrog

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Fri. Jan 25

Order In: Chinese

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Tue. Feb 26
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