It’s a huge day for the hospitality industry, both locally and nationally. Even with businesses closed or drastically altered due to the health crisis, the finalists for two major bar and restaurant awards are being announced. First up: the 38th annual Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washingtonian RAMMY Awards (known as the James Beards for DC). And then at 4 PM, the James Beard Association will announce the finalists for their 2020 awards (a.k.a. the Oscars of the hospitality biz). Both honor big names and rising stars in the industry…Read More.