The 11th Annual Taste of Del Ray will take place on Sunday, June 2, 2019 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. The competition, showcasing the diverse restaurants and talented chefs in the Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria, Virginia, is sponsored by the Del Ray Business Association.
18 neighborhood restaurants will participate in the outdoor competition that will name the 2019 Judge’s Choice and People’s Choice awards. Ticket holders will enjoy a variety of tastes and cast their votes in the lot behind the United Bank at 2401 Mt. Vernon & E. Oxford Avenues.
Advance tickets are $20 per adult and $5 for children under 12 years of age and can be purchased online at Eventbrite (only 500 tickets available!). New this year: a VIP ticket option ($50) will be offered, giving foodies the first bites with early admission at 12:15 p.m. and a wine tasting until 1 p.m.
Participating restaurants include many of the Washington, DC area’s most popular culinary destinations, including Al’s Steak House, Alexandria VA, Catch On The Ave., Cheesetique Del Ray, Del Ray Pizzeria, Evening Star Cafe, Hops N Shine, Junction Bakery & Bistro, KAiZEN TAVERN, Lena’s Wood-Fired Pizza & Tap, Live Oak Restaurant/Charlie’s On The Avenue/The Garden in Del Ray, Nectar Coffee and Wine Bistro, Northside10, Pork Barrel BBQ, St. Elmo’s Coffee Pub/Market 2 Market Del Ray, Stomping Ground, Swing’s Coffee Roasters, and Taqueria Poblano Del Ray.
Live entertainment will be located in the Farmers Market parking lot, along with various exhibits tied to food.
Most importantly, get your tickets now before they sell out!