The First Annual Hilly’s – Capitol Hill’s Neighborhood Awards

8pm – Midnight
North Hall at Eastern Market

CHAMPS is kicking off a BUY LOCAL campaign – which encourages Capitol Hill residents to stay close to home when shopping and dining out – with a very special event, the first annual Hilly’s. These special awards will be presented to those businesses nominated and voted for by local Capitol Hill businesses and community members like you!

Nominations for four of the eight awards are now open:
1. Capitol Hill restaurant/eatery of the year
2. Capitol Hill retailer of the year
3. Capitol Hill service provider of the year
4. Capitol Hill’s best new business opened in 2009
You can nominate from now through September 23. Voting will open September 26. The link for nominations is:

The North Hall event will be catered by Marvelous Market Capitol Hill, with fresh ingredients from Eastern Market vendors. Complete with heavy hors d’oeuvres, dessert, and open bar. There will be music and dancing so festive attire is recommended.

Save the date – and make a plan to celebrate all the wonderful things the Hill has to offer!