Mark your calendars, clean your palates and prepare to taste some of the yummiest tastes ever at the 7thAnnual Taste of Del Ray, sponsored by the Del Ray Business Association (DRBA) the event will take place on Sunday, June 7th from 1:00 – 3:00pm.  Northern Virginia Magazine editor Lynn Norusis is our guest judge.

Over eighteen neighborhood restaurants will participate in the outdoor competition that will name the 2015 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 $10 per adult and $5 for children under 12 years of age and can be purchased at the Del Ray Farmer’s Market (Mt. Vernon & E. Oxford), United Bank (2401 Mt. Vernon Ave), Greener Cleaners (2210 Mt. Vernon Ave), BB&T Bank (1901 Mt. Vernon Ave), or the Neighborhood Pharmacy beginning Saturday May 30th.Tickets are $15 on the day of the event, sales begin at 12:30 p.m.

Participating restaurants include many of the Washington, DC area’s most popular restaurants including Cheesetique, Del Ray Pizzeria, Evening Star, Pork Barrel Barbeque, Rosemarino d’Italia, Bon Vivant Café & Farm Market, Taqueria Pablano, The Happy Tart, The Reserve, Stomping Ground, Del Ray Cafe and others.

Live entertainment will be located in the Farmers Market parking lot, along with various exhibits tied to food.

Please visit the Facebook page for updates.

To volunteer, please email gayle.reuter@gmail.com.

Chair: Karen Johnson

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The April First Thursday was a fun evening. 

All photos by Shot In The Dark Photography

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Celebrating a Healthy Community

Mind the Mat Pilates & Yoga presents

Well Ray -- June 6 from 1pm to 5pm

An outdoor celebration of health and wellness. Located in Del Ray “where Main Street still exists,” the first annual festival is a community-wide effort to highlight resources for living healthily and happily.

Join us at the open field located at Mt Vernon Ave and Del Ray Avenue, across from Mind the Mat

Come browse health and lifestyle inspired tents. Wellness practitioners will offer services including therapeutic massages, acupuncture, physical therapy consultations, chiropractic adjustments, nutritional counseling, blood pressure screenings, and more.

Check out wellness inspired fashion from local fitness clothing designers, jewelers, and boutiques.

Make sure to bring your mat and be prepared to move! Free yoga, Pilates, and dance classes will be offered outside all day long, led by Mind the Mat’s exceptional team of instructors. Get the whole family involved in health! Stop by the Kids’ Corral to enjoy fun and free fitness games and activities, including:

CrossFit Kids, Yoga for Kids, Hula Hooping, and Hip Hop!

Upcoming Events

February 21, 2015 12:00 PM • Vola Lawson Animal Shelter 4101 eisenhower ave
May 01, 2015 7:00 PM • The Del Ray Artisans Gallery, 2703 mt vernon ave
May 30, 2015 9:00 AM • 3051 Mt Vernon Avenue
June 01, 2015 12:00 PM • TBD
June 04, 2015 6:00 PM • Along Mt. Vernon Avenue
June 04, 2015 7:00 PM • The Del Ray Artisans Gallery, 2703 mt vernon ave
June 05, 2015 7:00 PM • The Del Ray Artisans Gallery, 2703 mt vernon ave
June 05, 2015 7:00 PM • The Del Ray Artisans Gallery, 2703 mt vernon ave
June 07, 2015 1:00 PM • Parking Lot Behind United Bank at Oxford and Mt. Vernon Ave.
June 15, 2015 11:30 AM • TBD
June 18, 2015 5:30 PM • TBD
June 20, 2015 8:00 PM (EDT) • On fields of Mt. Vernon Rec Center at Mt. Vernon Ave and Commonwealth Ave
June 27, 2015 9:30 AM • The Del Ray Artisans Gallery, 2703 mt vernon ave

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