clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

BLT Steak's Ibérico Ham Class; Celebrities at Sprinkles

FARRAGUT SQUARE—The latest iteration of BLT Steak chef Victor Albisu's cooking classes takes place this Saturday at 12:30 p.m. and will feature the mysteries of Ibérico ham. For $100 per person, Albisu will teach you how to make four dishes that feature the Spanish ham and then, most importantly, you will get to eat them. Ham. For reservations call 202-689-8989. [EaterWire]

GEORGETOWN—Celebrities love cupcakes and so should you? Well, maybe not, but if you do like celebrities and cupcakes, actress Kerry Washington is going to be "greeting and serving fans" at Sprinkles on Saturday at 3 p.m. This is all part of a fundraiser for the organization Americans for the Arts. Sprinkles will be donating 100 percent of the proceeds from the sale of its red velvet cupcakes to this organization for one week beginning October 29. [EaterWire]

PENN QUARTER—Also this weekend, Poste is hosting one of its popular roasts, and this one will have a Halloween theme. The "Ghost Roast" will have both roasted pig and roasted goat, plus a Halloween costume contest with all kinds of prizes. Tickets are $50 and include a glass of bourbon cider or beer. [EaterWire]

FOOD TRUCKS—Food Truck Fiesta notes that tomorrow is yet another edition of Truckeroo and it is also the very last Truckeroo of the year. It will be Halloween-themed with costume prizes and trick-or-treating for kids (or very young-looking adults?) with 25 trucks on hand. They're also going to end festivities one hour later than usual, so from 11 a.m. to midnight. [FTF]

Sprinkles Cupcakes

3015 M Street NW, Washington, DC 20007 202-450-1610 Visit Website

Poste Moderne Brasserie

555 8th Street NW, Washington DC, DC 20004 Visit Website

BLT Steak

1625 I Street Northwest, , DC 20006 (202) 689-8999 Visit Website

BLT Steak

1625 I St, NW, Washington, DC