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From an email:
“excited to share that both AKO by KENAKI and State Fair are opening this week at The Roost.
First, State Fair – the frozen custard and sundae shop from Buzz Bakeshop pastry chef Allie Cheppa – is open tomorrow after a soft opening this past weekend. Menu is pasted at the bottom of this email. We’re also offering a free custard cup for kids with the purchase of a sundae to celebrate opening weekend (available this Fri-Sun). State Fair is open Thursdays – Saturdays from 4 to 8 PM and Sundays from 12 to 4 PM.
Then on Friday, AKO by KENAKI will open. Chef Ken Ballogdajan and his sister Aki will focus on sushi and raw fish preparations for their counter at The Roost. The hours will be Wed-Fri from 4 to 10 PM; Saturdays from noon to 10 PM; and Sundays from noon to 8 PM.
As is the case with the other stalls, guests can order from all available menus via QR code on their phones while seated (inside or out) or for carryout.”
State Fair Menu
Our Sundaes $6.75 ea
Oh Fudge! – Chocolate Custard, gf brownie wedge, candied cocoa nibs, hot fudge sauce, whipped cream, fancy cherry
Notsofogato – Vanilla Custard, toasted almonds, molasses cookie crumble, espresso sauce, whipped cream, fancy cherry
Fairy Flossin’ – Vanilla Custard, strawberry sauce, cotton candy sprinkles, cookie dough pieces, cotton candy, whipped cream, fancy cherry
Oaples & Banonos – Vanilla Custard, maple almond granola, honey drizzle, fruit medley
Jack Cracked – Vanilla Custard, caramel corn, salted peanuts, caramel sauce, whipped cream, fancy cherry
Unfried Custard – Vanilla Custard, toasted corn flakes, malt powder, caramel sauce, whipped cream and a fancy cherry.
Choose Your Own Adventure Sundae $7.75
Choice of Vanilla, Chocolate or Swirled Custard
Choice of one sauce, any 2 toppings, whipped cream and a fancy cherry
Toppings $0.50 ea
Gf brownie wedge, candied cocoa nibs, toasted almonds, molasses cookie crumble, cookie dough bites, maple almond granola, mixed dried fruit, caramel corn, roasted peanuts, rainbow sprinkles, chocolate flakes, mini M&Ms, chopped butterfingers, cotton candy crunch, nerds, malt powder, Oreo Crumbs, fancy cherries, whipped cream
House-made Sauces $0.50 additional sauce or extra sauce
Hot Fudge, Caramel, Espresso, Strawberry
House-made Waffle Cones $5.25
Choice of Vanilla, Maple or Chocolate Waffle Cone
Choice of custard
Classic Floats $7.75
Choice of custard
Choice of soda: IBC Root Beer, Cheerwine, Coca Cola, Mango Jarritos, Orange Crush
SF Custard Cup – $3.75
Choice of Custard”
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You are cordially invited to the Embassy of Austria for a thrilling evening with Mozart. What a better way to spend Christmas and Hannukah! Our full orchestra and lead singers, some of whom sing at the Met, will appeal to teens as they begin their journey to the classics! We expect to be sold out soon…..
Get your tickets now!
Under the Gracious Patronage of H.E. Petra Schneebauer, Ambassador of Austria
Julien Benichou, Conductor
Kevin Short as Figaro
Manna K. Jones as Susanna
Stephen Powell as Count Almaviva
Laquita Mitchell as Contessa
Anna Kelly as Cherubino
Maggie Polglaze as Barbarina
John Gibney as Bartolo
Leah Heater as Marcellina
Christopher Jon Hartung as Antonio & Don Curzio
Narration provided by Robin Phillips
Embassy of Austria
3524 International Court NW
Washington, DC 20008
Doors Open/Cocktails 6:30 pm
Performance including Intermission 7:15 pm
Wine Reception with Heavy Hors d’oeuvres 9:15 to 10:30 pm
Box Seats $250
Orchestra Reserved $150
Seniors (over 65 years old) Unreserved $80 [sold out]
Students with ID $50
Come solve a crime that took place in Takoma Park 130 years ago!
HouseMouse Books and Vintage is excited to announce the debut of Escape the Bookshop II, our new limited-run escape room experience. Escape the Bookshop II is a unique group puzzle game that is based on a real crime that took place in Takoma Park around 130 years ago. It is designed and created by HouseMouse to be played in our atmospheric little bookshop. This is not your typical corporate escape room and makes for a memorable evening out with friends or family!
Bookings are now open for game dates in January through April 2024. The game generally takes place Wednesday through Saturday at 8 PM but special arrangements can be made upon request. It is designed to be played by a group of 3 to 6 people (ages 16+) and lasts for one hour. No prior escape room experience is needed to enjoy the game.
Join us at Spirits & Spice DC Store as we embark on a spirited journey with the co-owner of the Mount Pleasant Club Whiskey.
Brace yourselves for an unforgettable whiskey-tasting experience where we’ll not only indulge in the smoothness of