Event — Smithsonian National Museum of American History

American History (After Hours): FOOD in the Garden – Flavoring America

Where: American History Museum | Outside terrace, 2 West

Constitution Ave NW between 12th & 14th Streets, Washington, DC

When: Thursday, August 10, 2017 | 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Details: American History (After Hours) is a regular evening series at the National Museum of American History. Enjoy evenings of food, drinks, and dynamic conversation that connect you with the past to make sense of the present and shape the future. Cheers to history!

Join us outdoors this summer in the museum’s newest garden space this for evenings of food, drinks, and dynamic conversation. On August 10 we will explore how the historical movements of people and their culinary traditions influenced foodways in America. Focusing on how herbs and spices from around the world and across the country introduced new flavors and textures, the evening will feature a panel discussion with experts and historians and an interactive reception with:

  • Custom cocktails courtesy of New Columbia Distillers
  • Tours of Common Ground: Our American Garden with Smithsonian Gardens
  • Interactive activities with Smithsonian Gardens
  • And more to be announced on http://s.si.edu/AfterHours

Tickets are available here.

Cost: $40 tickets include a plate of food and drink pairings.

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