Brainfood Special Events

Past Events


Thanks to Osteria Morini for hosting another amazing Pig Roast!






Thank you to all of our chefs, judges, and guests for making the  Brainfood Burger Battle 2015 an amazing event! See you next time!


Thank you to all of our chefs, judges, and guests for making the Brainfood Burger Battle 2014 a success!


Thank you Osteria Morini for making Brainfood the beneficiary of your delicious pig roast! 


Thank you to all of our Chef's, students, participants and guests for making Brainfood Annual Grill Off amazing! 


Brainfood's 7th Annual Grill Off held on July 20th, 2014 at the historic Union Market was a wonderful way to spend a summer afternoon!
A lineup of renowned executive chefs including: 

Birch & Barley Executive Chef Kyle Bailey, Iron Gate Executive Chef Tony Chittum, Granville Moore’s Executive Chef Teddy Folkman, Pizzeria Orso’s Executive Chef Will Artley, The Red Hen Executive Chef Mike Friedman and Susan Holt - 

cofounder of DC-based cooking school CulinAerie competed for the Brainfood Skillet Award.

Each participating chef teamed up with executives and employees from corporate sponsors of the event and local students enrolled in Brainfood programs. Led by the executive 

chefs, each team chose from a selection of proteins and fresh produce to create a featured 

In addition to the exceptional food, the Grill Off also featured complimentary drafts from awarding-winning DC brewery, Three Stars and cocktails from local mixologists.