Specials Announced for Taste of the South Happy Hour at Mason Inn: January 24th

We are pleased to announce Mason Inn will host a fundraiser for Taste of the South on January 24, 2014! Mason Inn, located in the heart of Glover Park, is affectionately referred to as “Glover Park’s cathedral of college football” by their regulars.  On Saturday’s during football season, you will find the place filled with [...]

Taste of the South Announces 2014 Charities

This year’s featured charity is West End School in Louisville, Kentucky.  West End School provides a free, private college-prep education for at-risk young men in the community from pre-K to 8th grade.  Studies have shown that elementary and middle school ages are often considered “tipping points” academically and socially. West End School, which opened its [...]

Taste of the South 2014 Gala to Be Held on March 29th at the Washington Hilton

The Taste of the South Committee has decided to hold the 2014 gala at one of Washington’s most historic hotels: The Washington Hilton.  The gala will take place on March 29, 2014. Even though it is still more than eight months away, the committee has already begun planning and fundraising.  If you or your company [...]

Ask Miss A: Taste Of The South At DAR Constitution Hall In DC

By Amanda Gordon April 24th, 2013 Darlings, this Yankee thoroughly enjoyed Taste of the South on Saturday! The event was started in 1982 by a group of homesick Southerners and has been held annually since, donating almost $4 million in that time to a variety of charities. This year Taste (or TOTS, if you’re in [...]

Press Coverage of Taste of the South

Here are some other great news articles covering the 2013 Taste of the South gala as well as photos and video of the event. College & Cook Magazine Washington DC’s Taste of the South DC Hot Spots VIDEO PHOTO Guest of a Guest Taste of the South PHOTO  

DC on Heels: Southern Cuisine Reigns Supreme

This past Saturday, D.C.’s fops and debutantes donned their black tie best for the 31st annual Taste of the South (TOTS), a celebratory evening of all things southern held at DAR Constitution Hall. Southern hospitality Put on entirely by volunteers, TOTS raised close to half a million dollars for various charities including featured charity Mercy [...]

Famous DC: Taste of the South

April 15, 2013 FamousDC headed out to Taste of the South this past Saturday and we have to give it up to the organizers this year. Going strong for 31 years, Taste of the South didn’t fail to disappoint with another great spread of food, drinks and all the dancing you could want. We also [...]

REVAMP: Taste Of The South ‘Roars’ Into Washington; Charm & Hospitality De Rigueur At Sold Out Affair

By Carissa Maguire April 15, 2013 NORTHWEST — This year marks the 31st anniversary for Taste of the South, where attendees dressed to impress, enjoyed some of the South’s finest offerings and danced the night away. Taste of the South was founded by a group of transplanted southerners, longing for home, wanting to share its [...]

History & Wine: Taste of the South 2013

April 15, 2013 This past weekend I attended the annual charity gala in DC known as “Taste of the South.” This event, started in April of 1982 by a group of Southerners who were homesick and desperate to share a piece of their Southern heritage with the good folks of DC, remains one of the [...]

Huffington Post: Taste Of The South 2013 Photos: Nearly Half A Million Dollars Raised For Charity, With The Help Of Congressman Billy Long, Mr. Peanut

April 15, 2013 WASHINGTON — The South rose up to raise nearly a half a million dollars for various charities on Saturday night at Taste of the South at DAR Constitution Hall. The 31st annual event’s theme was Roaring Southern Nights, partially inspired, according to the event program, by The Great Gatsby. Attendees enjoyed state [...]