Cherry Blossom Specials Bloom at Georgetown Businesses
The Georgetown Business Improvement District has the scoop on cherry blossom-themed specials and sales at Georgetown businesses.
While the cherry blossoms will not peak in 2013 until around March 26-30, sales and specials at Georgetown businesses are already in full bloom.
The Georgetown Business Improvement District compiled this list of special Cherry Blossom offers from Georgetown businesses:
Babette (3307 Cady's Alley NW) is hosting a special event to celebrate the Cherry Blossoms! Enter to win a $150 gift certificate and enjoy gift with purchase (no minimum purchase required), hors d'oeuvres and cocktails.
Baked & Wired (1052 Thomas Jefferson Street, NW) is all about the cherries with their line-up of cherry-goodness, including Cherry Blossom Cakecup, Chocolate Cherry Gluten-free Cakecup, Cherry Almond Bar, Fudgee Cheree Brownee, Cherry Bomb Cookie, Ginger Cherry Butter Cookie and Cherry Pistachio Biscotti. These sweet treats will be available from March 21 thru April 7.
Everymay Estates (1623 28th Street, NW) - the S&R Foundation at Evermay Estate is hosting a spring concert series in collaboratin with the 2013 National Cherry Blossom Festival from March 21 - May 31. Overtures Spring Concert Series. Overtures is a unique concert series that presents award-winning, world-class performing artists who are emerging in their musical career. Click here for the full schedule and tickets.
Farmers Fishers Bakers (3000 K Street, NW) is featuring Smoked Blossom Sushi Tasting Plate ($12) - smoked kampachi with bourbon cherry compote, Asian pears, ponzu sauce, and spicy pistachio. And for dessert, Yo Quiero Paleta Cereza ($8), a Mexican paleta-style popsicle made with cherries, rice milk, vanilla, and tequila blanco.
Georgetown Cupcake (3301 M Street, NW) is featuring their popular Cherry Blossom cupcake at their Georgetown store as well as at all off the official Cherry Blossom Festival events in DC!
Georgetown Suites (3301 M Street, NW) is featuring a Georgetown Suites Cherry Blossom Special! Stay 3 nights and save 20% per night off their regular rates. For arrivals Thursday, Friday or Saturday. Rate includes complimentary continental breakfast, free wireless internet, and free local calls. Book it here.
J. Paul's (3218 M Street, NW) featuring a special menu of Baked Brie with Cherry Marmalade and Flatbread ($12), Cherry & Pecan encrusted Rack of Lamb with Mashed Potatoes & Asparagus ($24), Cherry Almond Strudel with Vanilla Bean Ice Cream ($7).
LUSH (3066 M Street, NW) offering a selection of deliciously scented products to pamper the skin including their cherry-scented Sakura bath bomb and Happy Blooming cherry-scented bath melt. Stop by their store for complimentary pampering treatments featuring these cherry-inspired items Monday thru Friday.
M29 Lifestyle(2800 Pennsylvania Ave, NW) is celebrating the cherry blossom season with Japanese themes and all things blooming pink! The celebration starts with a cup of tea! Bellocq's No. 20 KIKUYA has arrived at M29 Lifestyle. With flavors of green tea and rose petals, this hommage to the first Geisha kick starts the cherry blossom season. Available in signature yellow or limited edition silver travel size caddy. Mercedes Salazar's blossom-emblazoned pendant made exclusively for M29, and Jess Brown's collaborative project with Atsuyo + Akiko to dress your dolls in blushing shades of pink linen dresses. Find any jewelry from Christine Brandt or Regina Tanasescu to adorn your budding spring ensemble or try a Llubav blossum pin corsage.
Neyla (3206 N Street, NW) is featuring a special cherry blossom-inspired menu items, including Minni Stuffed Pasta with Dried Cherries and Pine Nuts in a yogurt sauce ($12), Pan Roasted Grouper with Lobster Risotto ($24) and Cherry Yogurt Tfifle with sweet wine soaked cherries ($8).
Nick's Riverside Grill (3050 K Street, NW) offering special cherry blossom menu items, including Cherry-Chipotle Barbecue Ribs and Cherry Soda and Vanilla Ice Cream Float.
Old Glory BBQ (3139 M Street, NW) is featuring Buffalo Wings with Red Stag Cherry Bourbon Sauce, Blue Cheesse & Celery ($10), Spinach Salad with Cherry Bourbon Vinaigrette ($9), Cherry Bacon Studded Meatloaf with Mashed Potatoes and Green Beans ($16), and Cherry Chocolate Lava Cake ($9).
Paolo's Ristorante (1303 Wisconsin Avenue, NW) will be offering special cherry blossom-inspired menu items including a Cherry "Hummingbird" Cocktail ($12), Baby Lettuce Salad with Bing Cherries, Goat Cheese, and Lemon Poppy Seed Vinaigrette ($10), Atlantic Grouper with Cherry Couscous and Cherry Salsa ($25), and Chocolate Bunt with Glazed Cherries ($8).
Sprinkles Cupcakes (3015 M Street, NW) is sweetening up spring with cherry cupcakes with commemorative Cherry Blossom Festival sugar decoration. This festive Sprinkles cupcake will be available March 20 - April 14.
Tony & Joe's Seafood Place (3000 K Street, NW) offering special cherry blossom menu items, including Cherry-Chipotle Glazed Salmon with yellow rice and green beans, and Cherry Blossom Sorbet with cherry vanilla sauce.
Tudor Place (1644 31st Street, NW) presents Tudor Nights In Art & the Everyday: The Japanese Eye for Beauty on Thursday, March 21 from 6 – 8 p.m. In Japan, beauty can be found in objects from the most refined to the most humble, often with standards very different from those in the Western world. As the Yoshino cherry blossoms return to the gardens, enter the mansion for a close look at Collections objects from Japan, and appreciate their makers' art in works from the everyday to the priceless. In the townhouse, an Asian-themed menu of savories and cherry treats awaits you, accompanied by our spin on a historic cocktail, Cherry-Japanese Cobbler. Ages 21+ only. Admission includes two bar beverages, complimentary signature cocktail, and a variety of themed appetizers. Registration required. Complimentary for Tudor Place Members. | $25.00 for Non-Members
United Colors of Benetton (1200 Wisconsin Avenue NW) invites you to celebrate the Cherry Blossom Season and Spring’s everlasting color of renewal on Thursday, March 21, from 7 – 9 PM. Enjoy pink refreshments and hors d’oeuvres, personal style consultations by Spendalla stylist Wendy Pilch, and $25 off your purchase of $200 or more!