On the Menu, May 13

On the Menu, May 13

Food & Drink listings for Vienna, McLean and Great Falls


Strawberry Festival at Vale United Methodist Church Sunday, May 18

Thursday, May 15, The Tavern at Great Falls, 9835 Georgetown Pike, will be holding its sixth annual Guest Bartender Night, where area residents work to raise "Tips for a Cure" for Cystic Fibrosis and promote the Great Falls Great Strides Walk, which takes place Sunday, May 18 in Great Falls, beginning at the Wachovia Bank at 1 p.m. Call 703-757-4770 or visit www.greatfallstavern.com.

Vale United Methodist Church will hold its annual Strawberry Festival on Sunday, May 18, 6-8 p.m. at the church, located at the intersection of Vale and Fox Mill Roads in Oakton. There will be strawberry shortcake, free children's activities, and an old-fashioned cake walk. Shortcake is $3, cake walk tickets are 3/$1. Proceeds from the cake walk will be donated to Teens Opposing Poverty. For more information, call the church at 703-620-2594.

Alessandro Furlan from Furlan Wineries, Udine Italy will be hosting a Gourmet Wine Dinner on Tuesday, May 20 at Cafe Oggi, 6671 Old Dominion Drive, McLean. $72.50 per person, tax and tips included. Call 703-442-7360 for reservations.

Lunchtime With Miss Belle. Bring your lunch and your little ones for a music-filled social hour. Birth-5 with adult. No registration is required. Wednesday, May 21, noon at the Oakton library, 10304 Lynnhaven Place, Oakton. Call 703-242-4020.

McLean Family Barbecue. Third annual event to kick off summer. Games, moon bounce, rides, children’s musicians Mr. Knick-Knack and Oh Susannah. Food and beverages available for purchase. Saturday, May 31, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. $8 for children, adults admitted free. Call 703-790-0123 or visit www.mcleancenter.org.