Throughout the month of March, mixologists from 12 of the city’s best restaurants and lounges will compete to create the most artistic martini, inspired by works in the Corcoran’s collection. Sample the artinis at each venue’s Feature Night, and vote for your favorite at www.washingtonian.com/artini beginning on March 8. Celebrate with the 1869 Society at the culminating ARTINI benefit, where your votes for D.C.’s favorite artini will be revealed.
Saturday, April 2
8:30 p.m. to Midnight
Corcoran Gallery of Art
- Taste the 12 artinis crafted by the competing mixologists.
- View the Corcoran’s collection, including the works of art that provided the inspiration behind each artini.
- Enjoy dancing and music by DJ Neekola, a beer and wine bar, and a cocktail and dessert buffet, all while mingling with other young philanthropists, art lovers, and craft cocktail enthusiasts.
1869 Society Members $85
Non-1869 Society Members $100