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Save the Date: Summer Restaurant Week Kicks Off August 15-21

June 22, 2016

For Immediate Release: 
June 22, 2016

Save the Date: Summer Restaurant Week Kicks Off August 15-21

Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington 
to Launch Website and Open Reservations July 12 

Over 250 Restaurants Participating

WASHINGTON– Mark your calendars for great food, exciting contests and more - Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) is excited to announce that Summer Restaurant Week will run August 15-21, 2016.  Diners will be able to taste the District’s celebrated food scene as well as have the chance to win prizes, such as a cruise for two with Celebrity Cruises and a lamb prize package from the American Lamb Board.

A list of all the 250 of participating restaurants from all around the D.C.-metro area will be listed on the Restaurant Week website beginning July 12. Reservations will also become available online on that date.

Sponsors for this summer’s Restaurant Week are: American Express, American Lamb Board, Celebrity Cruises, Events DC, Fine European Wines, and Open Table.

WHO:     Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington’s (RAMW) Summer Restaurant Week

WHAT:     Summer Restaurant Week returns to D.C., bringing food, contests, and more to the community and visitors. 

WHERE:    Restaurants all around the D.C.-metro area. Participating restaurants to be announced on July 12 on the Restaurant Week website.

•    Summer Restaurant Week: August 15-21
•    Website launch and reservations: July 12 at 10 am

MEDIA CONTACT: Judith Rontal, 202-695-8224, 


About Restaurant Association of Washington
The Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) is the regional trade association representing restaurants and the foodservice industry in the Washington, DC Metropolitan Area. Established in 1920, RAMW is an advocate, resource and community for its members. The Association works to promote and sustain the growth and development of the industry while providing its members legislative and regulatory representation, marketing and small business support, programming and events. RAMW strives to serve its members with professionalism and integrity, and provide them the training, education and support they need to grow a successful business. For more information and reservations, please visit

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