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March 2022 is Downtown Harrisonburg Taste of Downtown Restaurant Month!

Celebrate Downtown Harrisonburg, Virginia’s first Culinary District, with culinary events, official dining guide, giveaways, exclusive social media content, and more this March! Be sure to follow us on Facebook for all the latest news and updates, including profiles on your favorite chefs, and daily celebrations of all things food and drink downtown.

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Taste of Downtown Culinary Workshops & Events: March 11 – 20, 2022

Learn and interact with Virginia’s first culinary district with these special events including workshops, talks, tastings, and more!

Signature Events:

Make-Your-Own Charcuterie Board

Friday, March 11
5:30-8 PM

Design your own cutting board and learn the art of creating charcuterie with this interactive workshop at Brothers Craft Brewing Co.

Flight Night

Friday, March 11
5-10 PM

Flights on flights on flights! Enjoy a variety of drinks, samples, and special menu items from a variety of your favorite downtown spots and win a limited-edition wing pin.

Tasting the Local Brews

Monday, March 14
10 AM – 4 PM

The Friendly City Food Co-op is hosting a coffee tasting featuring local brews from downtown coffee roasters Broad Porch, Chestnut Ridge and Merge!

Cidermaking Workshop

Monday, March 14
7 PM

This hands-on workshop at Sage Bird Ciderworks will teach you homebrewing techniques and help you get started on making your own gallon of hard cider.

Food Trivia

Tuesday, March 15
8 – 10 PM

Do you know all there is to know about food? Assemble your team and come out to Clementine Cafe to win prizes!

Murder, Mayhem and Melodrama

Sunday, March 20
3 PM

Join the Valley Playhouse at Court Square Theater for an afternoon of Murder, Mayhem and Melodrama featuring food-themed fun and an interlude with locally-baked snacks.

More Culinary Fun:

Miss Tess at Pale Fire

Friday, March 11
7 – 10 PM

Pale Fire Brewing Co.

Daylight Day!

Saturday, March 12
10 AM – 10 PM

Brothers Craft Brewing Co.

Cookie and Beer Flights

Saturday, March 12 – Sunday, March 13

Restless Moons

Pi Day Pop-Up

Monday, March 14
10 AM – 2 PM

Bittersweet Bakery

Brothers’ Bracket Challenge

Monday, March 14 – Wednesday, March 16
1 – 10 PM

Brothers Craft Brewing Co.

Casks for a Cause- Valley Program for Aging Services

Friday, March 18
1 – 10 PM

Brothers Craft Brewing Co.

St. Paddy’s Day Celebration

Thursday, March 17
1 – 10 PM

Brothers Craft Brewing Co.

Women’s Artist Showcase

Saturday, March 19
12 – 10 PM

Brothers Craft Brewing Co.

Taste of Downtown Flight Passport

Explore downtown Harrisonburg’s Culinary District during Restaurant Month to be entered to win gift cards to your favorite downtown restaurants!

Enter stamps in your digital passport by traveling to participating “Destinations” and ordering special flights, tastings, and menu items!

Participating in one of our Taste of Downtown signature events? That’s a stamp too – collect four stamps to be entered to win. Each additional stamp after that is an additional entry. See the online submission form for full instructions.

Participating Destinations:

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Bittersweet Bakery

March 14 is Pi Day! Order a sampler pack of five mini pies (coconut cream, lemon meringue, chocolate cream, apple crumb and key lime) to celebrate.

Preorder online or pick up a sampler at the bakery on Monday, March 14 fro, 10am – 2 pm.

Brothers Craft Brewing

Try the Taste of Downtown discounted flight at $10. Includes five preset 5 oz. pours.

Capital Ale House

Try one of these four flights: Local Fight, Crisp and Light Flight, Sour Flight (new this year), and Bold and Roasty Flight.

The Friendly Fermenter

More details coming soon!

Latin's Flavor

Try the Latin’s Flavor Arepas Flight! This $15 special is perfect for a pair and includes four signature arepas:

  • Chicken & Cheese
  • Ham & Cheese
  • Vegetarian (plantains, beans, cheese, and avocado)
  • Vegan (plantains, beans, and avocado)
Montpelier Restaurant & Bar

During March for Harrisonburg’s Restaurant Month event, Montpelier Restaurant & Bar is happy to offer this gorgeous & tasty dessert option!

Sweet Flight, $7

Enjoy this collection of 3 mini-desserts, Chef’s Choice, which will include a little something chocolate, caramel, and fruit. Perfect for sampling a variety of treats and always delicious!

Available from 5 – 9 pm daily during March

Pale Fire Brewing Co.

Try the Friendly City Flight! Ten 4 oz. beers to be shared for only $15 (regular $20). Standard flights of five beers will still be available for $10.

Restless Moons

Available March 12 & 13: Cookie and Beer Flights

It’s that time of the year – enthusiastic young girls in green vests are slinging cookies at you with reckless abandon. If you’ve ever wished that those delicious treats came with some beer to wash them down, you’re in luck! On March 12 and 13, Restless Moons will be offering special cookie and beer flights. For $12, you can select your 4 favorite cookies or beers, and they’ll provide the perfect pairing for your choices.

Sage Bird Ciderworks

Try a flight of four for $13.50, or five for $15. Flights can be made of any of the following ciders currently on tap:

Dry River Reserve
Sweet Shenandoah
Summer Harvest Sour
Hip Hop
Reddish
Aprihop
Brandied Cherry
Rocktown Light
Virginia Hewe’s Crab (TBD)
Hoptoberfest (TBD)
Harrison (TBD)

Visit Sage Bird’s website for more details >>

Village Juice & Kitchen

During the month of March, Village Juice and Kitchen would love for you to stop in and try our fresh cold-press juice and nut milks!

Juice or Nut Flight $8.50

From the farmers who grow our fruits and vegetables to the people we serve daily, it takes a village to raise a healthier, happy community! Come join us!

Taste of Downtown Restaurant Month Promotions

Celebrate Restaurant Month with these special deals, menu items, and more from your favorite downtown establishments. More coming soon!

Beyond Restaurant & Lounge

50 W Water St

Cocktails

Thai Mojito $9
Pina Colada Sangria $9

Entrees

Grilled Marinated Chicken Salad $11.95
Spicy Thai Noodles $14.95
Stir Fried Forbidden Rick (Wild Rice) $14.95

Locally Made Desserts by Country Village Bake Shop

Coconut Cake $6.95
Chocolate Cheesecake $6.95
Raspberry White Chocolate Cheesecake $6.95
Mocha Cheesecake $6.95
Keylime Pie $3.95

Billy Jack's Shack

92 S Main St

Enjoy special wagyu corned beef Reuben sliders and Irish brews!

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Bittersweet Bakery

120 W Wolfe St #103

Celebrate Pi Day at Bittersweet Bakery! Five pies will be available for preorder and in-shop on Monday, March 14 from 10am - 2pm. Flavors include apple crumb, key lime, coconut cream, lemon meringue, and chocolate cream. Full-sized pies are $22-24 and mini pies are $4.

Get a sampler of all five mini pies for $19 - eligible as a stamp on the Taste of Downtown Flight Passport!

BoBoKo Indonesian Cafe

217 S Liberty St #102

BoBoKo Indonesian Cafe will be doing a special menu "nasi campur" (Indonesian for 'mixed rice"). Similar to "rice tables" this single-serve option includes a scoop of white rice accompanied by small portions or either chicken or tofu with number of side dishes and a special dessert.

Order Online

Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint

80 S Main St

Try the Lucky Leprechaun! 100% wagyu patty topped with corned beef, swiss, sauerkraut, and JB sauce! Plus, Irish beer will be available on draft.

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Latin's Flavor

50 S Mason St #120

Try the Latin's Flavor Arepas Flight! This $15 special is perfect for a pair and includes four signature arepas:

  • Chicken & Cheese
  • Ham & Cheese
  • Vegetarian (plantains, beans, cheese, and avocado)
  • Vegan (plantains, beans, and avocado)

Also featuring weekly specials including $9.99 Pollo con Tajadas on Mondays, $1 Pupusas on Tuesdays, $1 Tacos on Wednesdays, $1.50 Chicken & Cheese Empanadas on Thursdays, and Tacos Flautas on Fridays!

Pale Fire Brewing Co.

217 S Liberty St # 105

Pale Fire Brewing Co. will be offering the Friendly City Flight. Ten 4 oz. beers to be shared for only $15 (regularly $20).

Visit Website

Restless Moons

120 W Wolfe St

Available March 12 & 13: Cookie and Beer Flights

It's that time of the year - enthusiastic young girls in green vests are slinging cookies at you with reckless abandon. If you've ever wished that those delicious treats came with some beer to wash them down, you're in luck! On March 12 and 13, Restless Moons will be offering special cookie and beer flights. For $12, you can select your 4 favorite cookies or beers, and they'll provide the perfect pairing for your choices.

Shirley's Popcorn

102 S Main St

To celebrate St. Patrick's Day, large bags of Mint Chocolate Chocolate Chip are buy-one-get-one free online, now until March 17! Don't want to wait for it to ship? You can also purchase online and pick up in-store with promo code FREEMINT22!

Village Juice & Kitchen

126 W Bruce St

During the month of March, Village Juice and Kitchen would love for you to stop in and try our fresh cold-press juice and nut milks by sampling the Juice or Nut Flight for only $8.50!

From the farmers who grow our fruits and vegetables to the people we serve daily, it takes a village to raise a healthier, happy community! Come join us!