Mark your calendars for Valentine's Day weekend and the 10th annual Washington D.C. International Wine & Food Festival. There will be cooking demos, wine tastings (with over 800 wines to sample), and food samples, along with appearances by the likes of Martin Yan and Barton Seaver.
Click here for a look at the vineyards that will be serving samples, and here for a list of food and lifestyle exhibitors.
Tickets cost $85 for a single day when ordered before Feb. 6, and are $95 after that. Two day tickets are $140 before Feb. 6, and $160 afterwards. Tickets for Saturday's Grand Cru Wine Lounge are $125 prior to Feb. 6 and $150 after.
But good news! For Ms. Cavanaugh Goes to Washington readers, you can get $15 off your ticket price (for Saturday, Sunday, or two-day passes) when you use the code ACB15. Order by Feb. 13 to take advantage of the discount! Go here to buy tickets.
Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Saturday, February 14 and Sunday, February 15