An Olympia Downtown Alliance Premiere Event

Save the date:
Saturday, September 28, 2019
2:00 - 5:00 p.m.

An exclusive progressive dinner to meet chefs, brewers and restaurant owners as you get a peek behind the curtain into the Olympia culinary scene, during the traditional "service break" between lunch and dinner rushes.

Schedule at a Glance

Arrive & Check In

1:30 p.m. Washington Center Sponsor/VIP Entry

1:45 p.m. Washington Center Everyone Entry

2:00 p.m. Washington Center Welcome Reception

Walking Tours

2:15 - 2:25 p.m. Groups depart 

2:30 p.m. Arrive at First Restaurant

3:00 p.m. Arrive at 2nd Restaurant

3:30 p.m. Arrive at 3rd Restaurant

4:00 p.m. Arrive at 4th Restaurant

4:30 p.m. Arrive at Rhythm & Rye

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Olympia's Growing Culinary Reputation

Q13 News recently televised that the state’s capital is starting to earn a reputation for its incredible food selection downtown. Downtown Olympia might be around the corner from the legislation building, but there’s nothing divisive about it: the state’s capital is growing its culinary reputation.

The Seattle Times recently crowned Olympia as having "destination" eats ... "worthy of a drive" south. Downtown is growing its culinary reputation and is the hub of the booming restaurant scene.

Olympia is a seafood paradise that “reflects the field-to-fork ethos of Seattle and the cart-based creativity of Portland without the big-city price tags,” according to


Photo credits: Delaney Hawley Photography