$35 – $75

Constitutional(n): Prohibition

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Eastern Market Main Street

7th and Pennsylvania Avenue SE

Washington, DC 20003

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Eastern Market Main Street presents

CONSTITUTIONAL(N): PROHIBITION

Join Eastern Market Main Street for a one-of-a-kind walking and tasting tour of Capitol Hill! Taste themed libations from local restaurants and drinkeries, and experience history in a way designed to satisfy your curiosity and quench your thirst.

October 20, 2018 | 2pm-5pm

21+ event. No exceptions.

DETAILS

You're invited to the first neighborhood tasting tour with a historical twist! EMMS is highlighting local restaurants and regional drinkeries while showing guests a glimpse of what the Capitol Hill area was like during Prohibition through an engaging, self-guided walking tour. Best of all, proceeds from Constitutional(n) go towards EMMS’ work to support small businesses and keep the corridor beautiful!

Every General Admission ticket includes:

  • 6 beverage tasting tickets to use at participating locations throughout the EMMS corridor
  • A walking map of Prohibition-era locations on Capitol Hill with fun and historical facts
  • A commemorative cup
  • Day-of discounts and specials from participating businesses

Every VIP ticket includes:

  • Everything in the General Admission ticket PLUS
  • 4 additional beverage tasting tickets (10 total)
  • Entrance to a themed after-party, open from 4:30pm-6:30pm. In true speakeasy style, the location of the after-party will be withheld until guests arrive for event check-in. Cocktails and light appetizers will be served.
  • Goody bag with themed treats and party favors at the after-party

Themed costumes encouraged, but not required.

PARTICIPATING RESTAURANTS AND DRINKERIES

(as of September 6, 2018)

3 Stars Brewing Company
Beuchert's Saloon
Falls Church Distillers
Hank's Oyster Bar
Harold Black Speakeasy
Joselito Casa de Comidas
JRINK Eastern Market
Mr. Henry's
Republic Restoratives
True Syrups & Garnishes

with more to come!

Each restaurant or drinkery will serve a tasting size (usually 2-3 oz.) beverage sample in exchange for one tasting ticket. Event check-in will be on the Eastern Market Metro Plaza. Ticket packages may be picked up starting at 1:50pm, but no later than 4pm. There will be no refunds for unclaimed ticket packages.

Can't wait till October? Follow along on social media with @easternmarketms and #EMMSConstitutional to learn more about Prohibition in Washington, DC and get event sneak peaks.

All event proceeds go towards Eastern Market Main Street's work supporting small businesses and fostering a vibrant, neighborhood-serving corridor through public and private space improvements, capacity building resources, and promotional efforts. Thank you!

https://www.easternmarketmainstreet.org/constitutional

Interested in volunteering? Volunteers receive one (1) general admission ticket and an EMMS t-shirt - sign up today! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080d49adae2aa5fa7-constitutionaln

Interested in being an event sponsor? Contact us at 202-853-9810 or info@easternmarketmainstreet.org for details and benefits.



FAQs

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
All attendees must be over 21 to attend. You will need to provide a government issued photo ID card verifying your age to receive admittance into the event.

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
The event will take place throughout the Eastern Market Main Street corridor. We suggest taking the Blue, Orange, or Silver line to the Eastern Market Station, using one of the numerous bus lines that cross through the corridor such as the 30N, 30S, 32, 34, 36, 39,90, 92, Circulator EM-LP, and Circulator CH-US, or using a ride share service like Lyft. If you would like to drive, there is limited street parking throughout the neighborhood. Please note that on Saturdays, 7th Street SE between Pennsylvania and North Carolina Avenues, and C Street SE between 6th and 8th Streets SE is closed for the weekend flea and farmers markets.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Send us an email at info@easternmarketmainstreet.org with any questions.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
You will need to either bring your printed ticket or pull up your ticket on your phone.

Where will I check in for the event and receive my included items?
Event check-in will be on the Eastern Market Metro Plaza - look for the grey Eastern Market Main Street tent. Ticket packages may be picked up starting at 1:50pm, and no later than 4pm.

What if it rains?
This event will happen rain or shine. We suggest wearing comfortable shoes and bringing an umbrella to prepare for all elements.


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