The 2020 RAMMY Awards Virtual Program



09/20/2020 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm




801 Mount Vernon Place NW, Washington, DC 20001

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The Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) will announce the winners of The RAMMY Awards during a virtual, live program on the evening of Sunday, September 20, from 6pm to 8pm. Broadcast live from the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, the two-hour streaming experience will connect the region’s hospitality community with the public in innovative ways like never before.

The custom-produced program will include live presentation of the awards, interviews with winners, and a showcase of incredible finalists sharing their stories across multiple digital platforms. All are invited to tune in to and join as the region honors this year’s RAMMYS winners and the resilient industry as a whole. Media are encouraged to submit questions for category winners to answer live on RAMW’s Instagram account the evening of the awards. Questions can be submitted for consideration here.

Anyone can take part in the celebration through a weeklong Best of RAMMYS dining experience taking place from September 11 through September 18. Any guest who visits three (3) RAMMYS nominated restaurants for take-out, dine-in, or delivery from can enter to win a prize pack of dining gift cards valued at $500. Diners who post photos of their meals from finalist locations, highlighting the restaurant’s signature dish or drink, using the Instagram handle @RAMWdc and #BestofRAMMYS will be automatically entered to win. One winner will be selected at random by RAMW and announced during the RAMMYS virtual pre-show on September 20.

Learn more about the finalists of the 2020 RAMMY Awards click here.

For more information regarding the legacy of the awards, this year’s program or finalists, email Follow RAMW’s industry blog for regular updates and resources for the region’s restaurant and foodservice community.



Presented by Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW), The RAMMY Awards Gala honors the exceptional ability and accomplishments of the hard-working individuals and organizations of the region’s restaurants and foodservice community. Named the #1 Food & Restaurant event by BIZBASH Magazine since 2009, The RAMMYS celebrate one of Metropolitan Washington’s greatest assets: Its restaurants.


Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW)

The Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) is the regional trade association representing restaurants and the foodservice industry in the Washington, DC Metropolitan Area. Established in 1920, RAMW is an advocate, resource and community for its members. The Association works to promote and sustain the growth and development of the industry while providing its members legislative and regulatory representation, marketing and small business support, programming and events. RAMW strives to serve its members with professionalism and integrity, and provide them the training, education and support they need to grow a successful business.