How It Works

On June 10th, stroll the streets of Penn Quarter enjoying specialty dishes, craft cocktails, and live music at some of D.C.'s top restaurants. Check into your designated starting point at 6:00 PM, receive your wristband and map, and STROLL to each restaurant till 10 PM. The restaurants are YOURS for the evening.

FAQ's for Dine-N-Dash

Q: How much are tickets?
A: Regular admission tickets are $99. VIP tickets are $249. Ambassador Pass tickets are $400.

Q: If I start at one restaurant will I be able to travel to other restaurants?
A: Yes, no matter what restaurant you start at, you will be able to go to all the restaurants you choose.

Q: Is there a limit to how much time I spend at a restaurant?
A: No, you may spend as much time at a single restaurant and revisit restaurants throughout the night.

Q: How will I get from one restaurant to another?
A: All of the restaurants are within walking distance from each other, but if you hold a limited VIP ticket, you will have pedicab access to all the restaurants.

Q: What does one General Admission ticket get me?
A: A General Admission ticket gets you unlimited food and beverages at all the restaurants.

Q: What does one VIP ticket get me?
A: A VIP ticket gets you into the After Party with José Andrés at Zaytinya, unlimited pedicab rides throughout the night, and unlimited food and beverages at all restaurants.

Q: Can I buy tickets on the day of the event?
A: Yes

WCK Partners with DogTag Bakery

World Central Kitchen and DogTag Bakery share a mission of using food as a tool to empower, and as such, DogTag Bakery will receive a percentage of proceeds from Dine-N-Dash.


Support this fantastic foodie event and World Central Kitchen's smart solutions to hunger and poverty. There are many sponsorship opportunities available. Contact Alexandra Frank for info: afrank@worldcentralkitchen.org

Sponsor Information Packet (PDF)
Purchase a Sponsorship Online

2014 Sponsors:


World Champion

Eagle Bank

World Samaritan

Modern Luxury DC

World Traveler

Arent Fox
Living Social
Mendelson & Mendelson
Washington City Paper

World Comrade

Adams Burch


Contact Alexandra Frank for media info: afrank@worldcentralkitchen.org

About World Central Kitchen

World renowned chef, José Andrés, brings his passion for the "power of food" to World Central Kitchen - a humanitarian organization that focuses on Smart Solutions to Hunger and Poverty. All proceeds from Dine-N-Dash benefit World Central Kitchen. Visit www.worldcentralkitchen.org to learn more.