All-Star madness is taking over Washington, DC [July 13 - July 17,] at Nationals Park and the celebrations are hitting all corners of the city. As Major League Baseball turns its national spotlight to DC, baseball fans throughout our nation’s capital can delight in quintessential, elevated fan-fare and celebratory cocktails abound.
At Bayou Bakery, Coffee Bar & Eatery in Arlington, VA, chef David Guas is presenting a star-studded offering for the crowds from July 13 - July 17: the All-Star Super Pack [$14.] Guests can grab and go with the baseball-inspired custom boxes, featuring the Smoked “Douille” Dog, a home-run twist on the classic, made with Andouille Sausageand tangy Creole Mustard Slaw, served in a toasted Split Roll. The all-American meal to-go is completed with a bag of Zapp’s Chips, Spiced Virginia Peanuts, and a patriotic Butter Cookie, decorated with Red, White, and Blue Icing.
BOURBON STEAKat Four Seasons Washington, DC is celebrating with a spirited Bourbon Pecan Caramel Ice Cream Sundae [$12,] served in a mini baseball helmet. For those seeking heartier fare, the appropriately named American League Burger [$25] features tender American Wagyu Beef, Lettuce Tomato, Onion and gooey American cheese, while the National League Burger [$20] is a succulent combination of creamy Cabot Clothbound Cheddar and a savory Secret Sauce. Ever so suitable and snack-able, boxes of Cracker Jacks will be complimentary for guests at the bar during the All-Star showdown, as it airs on the bar’s big screens.
Giving a nod to all of the sports stars engaged in the highly-anticipated game, chef Robert Wiedmaier’s bold-faced Belgian brasserie, Brasserie Beck, will be saluting the affair with All-Star Beer Week – shining a spotlight on beloved beers that feature a star in their name or in their logo. Available all day from July 13 - July 17 for $5, guests can sip on a choice of: Stella Artois, BOM Full Moon, Right Proper Astral Weeks, Star Hill Northern Lights, and 3 Stars Ghost.
Lil’B Coffee & Eatery is transforming craft cocktails into dugout-worthy delights with decorative accents, like Red White and Blue-Striped Straws. Fan-favorite Mason Jar Mixers [$9,] Lil’ Bloody B’s [$10,] signature flavored Iced Teas [$2.25 - $3.50,] like the ruby red Hibiscus Herbal Tea, and more, present the perfect liquid refreshments to savor on the patio, while basking in the blissful DC sun.
Occidental Grill & Seafood is paying homage to the 1924 victory banquet for the Washington Senators [the former name of DC’s MLB team,] which was hosted at the dining establishment to celebrate the team’s one and only World Series win against the New York Giants. Toasting to history, patrons can imbibe The Senators [$16] cocktail - a potent potation, marrying Jefferson Bourbon, Dolin Blanc Vermouth, Carpano Antica, Campari and Benedictine.
Bayou Bakery, Coffee Bar & Eatery | 1515 N. Courthouse Road, Arlington, VA | 703.243.2410
Brasserie Beck | 1101 K Street NW, Washington, DC | 202.408.1717
BOURBON STEAK DC | 2800 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC | 202.944.2026
Lil’B Coffee & Eatery | 1515 Rhode Island Avenue NW, Washington, DC | 202.521.7181
Occidental Grill & Seafood | 1475 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC | 202.783.1475
Friday, July 13th at Bluejacket
Bluejacket kicks it all off with a can release featuring an all-new ballpark inspired brew - along with special merch including new baseball tees, a deluxe baseball jersey and a newly minted All-Star beer glass, all available for sale while they last. PLUS, All-Star ticket holders will be rewarded with $1 off all Lost Weekend pints. Oh, and this is also where you'll pick up your MVPassport.
Saturday, July 14th at ChurchKey
ChurchKey celebrates The NL East All-Stars with 25 different craft drafts from our favorite brewers in the Philly, Miami, New York, Atlanta and DC area.
Sunday, July 15th at The Sovereign
The Sovereign celebrates The Belgian All-Stars, with special selections from Cantillon, Drie Fonteinen, De la Senne, De Ranke & De Dolle.
Monday, July 16th at EatBar
EatBar celebrates The DMV All-Stars: 12 brews from Bluejacket, Burley Oak, RAR, The Veil & The Answer.
Tuesday, July 17th at The Partisan
Cap it off at The Partisan, with an All-Star sours lineup. No fewer than 10 Tart & Funky brews from the likes of Grimm, Aslin, Crooked Stave & Oxbow.
The true All-Stars of the week will be the beer lovers that manage to get their MVPassport punched at all five bars. Buy a full-size beer at each location, get your card punched and redeem for a FREE All-Star Jersey.
All All-Star ticket holders will also enjoy their first taster free at any of these five craft beer havens throughout the All Star weekend. Just show your ticket to redeem.