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A Strawberry Festival, Jazz in the Garden Returns, More Weekend Events

Memorial Day options for food lovers

Delaplane Strawberry Festival
Delaplane Strawberry Festival
Missy Frederick is the Cities Director for Eater.

1) Jazz in the Sculpture Garden

What: The Smithsonian's annual tradition is back (food and drink is available for sale along with the music). More here.

Where: Sculpture Garden Pavilion, Constitution Ave. and 9th St. NW

When: Friday at 5:30 p.m.

2) Knife Skills Class

What: ThinkFoodGroup's Joe Raffa teaches a knife skills class in Alexandria. More info here.

Where: La Cuisine, 323 Cameron St., Alexandria, Va.

When: Sunday at 10 a.m.

3) Barbecue at Jack Rose

What: It's a party on the roof at Jack Rose Sunday and Monday, with $5 specials, half-priced grill items, and more.

Where: Jack Rose roof terrace, 2007 18th St. NW

When: Sunday at 2 p.m., Monday at 5 p.m.

4) Delaplane Strawberry Festival

What: This two-day event is all about berries, but also has family-friendly activities like pony rides, games, and more. Info here.

Where: Sky Meadows State Park, 11012 Edmonds Lane, Delaplane, Va.

When: Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m.

5) Adult picnic at William Jeffery's Tavern

What: Find smoked hot dogs, spiked popsicles, a DJ and more at this two-day event.

Where: William Jeffrey's Tavern, 2301 Columbia Pike, Arlington, Va.

When: 5 p.m. Sunday through midnight on Monday

ALSO THIS WEEKEND: Dirty Martini pig roast...Midnite BBQ event at Union Market...The Majestic starts up weekend brunch...Nats Stadium holds a Taste of the World event.