Amuse Bouche

Rose Park Farmers Market Every Wednesday

July 2, 2020

Join your neighbors at Rose Park Farmers Market on Wednesdays from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm at 26th & O Streets in Georgetown for fresh produce, artisan bread, fresh Maine lobster, and more. 



For Lobster Maine-ia Wednesday Pick Up at Rose Park Farmers Market:



Visit Lobster Maine-ia to view the fresh seafood selection.

Send your order in an email to Nick at

“Rose Park Market Pickup” will be the the email-subject.

Specify EXACTLY the size of fish you would like and your name in the body!

We will send you an email invoice Wednesday morning. You can pay it and then when you come to the market they have runners so you do not need to get out of your car if you do not want to come into the market. Otherwise come into the market and pick up at our tent!

Cut off Tuesday Midnight.


Interested in becoming a vendor or have questions?
Please e-mail our market manager Allister Chang at

The RPFM team is monitoring the COVID-19 outbreak as it continues to develop. We have received approval from the city to operate with physical-distancing requirements. See Safetey Protocol below for details. Click to view documentation for continued market operation for the season.


The RPFM is brought to you by the Friends of Rose Park, a non-profit organization. We invite you to help us by making a tax-deductible donation, or by signing up to volunteer at the Farmers Market.


Safety Protocol

Following Mayor’s Order 2020-058 and other guidance from DC government, the RPFM is operating with the following requirements.


All customers must:

  • Wear a mask or mouth covering;
  • Only send one family member from each household to the market;
  • Leave pets at home;
  • Keep proper distance from food displays and surfaces and follow social distance requirements;
  • Avoid entering if they are exhibiting a symptom of any transmissible infectious disease such as a cough, fever, and running nose or have a confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis;
  • Maintain six (6) feet of distance from each other person;
  • Cough or sneeze away from other people and into a tissue or one’s elbow or sleeve and immediately dispose of the tissue in a safe manner;
  • Not shake hands or engage in any other unnecessary physical contact;

Vendors have agreed to follow Mayor’s Order 2020-058, including to:

  • Limit operations to only allow “grab and go” type purchasing;
  • Place all products behind a rope, table, or other barrier and prohibit customers from touching products before purchase;
  • Not accept cash payments; and
  • Eliminate all on-site food preparation.

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Officina is Popping Up in Georgetown

June 1, 2020

This week, the Officina experience is landing at the Via Umbria space at 1525 Wisconsin Avenue, where Chef Nicholas Stefanelli and the Officina team will bring their love for the traditions and flavors of Italian cuisine to their friends in Georgetown.

Much like the shopping experience at the Wharf, they will be stocking the shelves with fine wine, artisanal pastas, and specialty snacks and preserves.


Enjoy the daily breads, fresh pastas, handcrafted butcher products, and specialty meats and cheeses you love too.


Of course, delivery and curbside pickup will be available.

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WFP Lists New Chevy Chase Home in Somerset

May 7, 2020

Washington Fine Properties has listed a fabulous new home in sought-after Somerset in Chevy Chase, Maryland offered at $3,195,000.

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Conveniently located just north of the DC line, the special enclave of The Town of Somerset is over 100 years old and offers a community swimming pool, tennis courts, basketball court and more. It's a short walk to Metro, the Capital Crescent Trail, and nearby shopping.

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Beautifully constructed and appointed, this 2019 built house at 4909 Falstone Avenue checks off everything on a buyer's wish list including a thoughtfully-designed floor plan with excellent flow and proportions, beautiful light, high-end finishes and custom-built appointments throughout.

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The six bedroom/six-and-a-half bathroom house of approximately 7200 total square feet has a detached two-car garage, covered deck and balcony.

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Everything's in the right place: four large bedrooms and en suite bath on 2nd floor including an incredible owner's suite with a private balcony.

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There's a beautiful third floor bedroom suite and office; great lower level; a gorgeous, large, top-of-the line kitchen with grand, four-seat island, adjoining large informal dining/breakfast area and adjacent open large family room with fireplace opening to covered deck.

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There's also a separate front entrance to a terrific mud-room.

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Plus there is a proper living room and separate large formal dining room with custom butler's pantry, all off a gracious central hall with a handsome wide, light-filled staircase. 

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Here is a link to the virtual tour. 

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For more information, contact Nate Guggenheim at 202.333.5905 or

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