Friday, June 23, 2023
This intricate location offers space for private events such as birthday parties, team building, live performances, and any other type of event imaginable.

Petworth Social Bar & Grill - JUNE 2023 Location of the Month

Washington, DC – Mayor Muriel Bowser and The DC Office of Cable Television, Film, Music, and Entertainment (OCTFME) are pleased to recognize PETWORTH SOCIAL BAR & GRILL as the June 2023 Location of the Month, just in time for Summer 2023!


Petworth Social Bar & Grill is in the Historical Petworth Upper Northwest neighborhood in Ward 4 and is a premier restaurant, craft cocktail bar, and event space. Petworth Social Bar & Grill offers delicious Cajun Creole Cuisine in a spacious, yet social environment. This intricate location offers space for private events such as birthday parties, team building, live performances, and any other type of event imaginable.


"On behalf of Mayor Bowser and OCTFME, I would like to extend my heartfelt congratulations to Petworth Social Bar for being named the June Location of the Month. Your commitment to providing a welcoming and inclusive space for all residents and visitors to our great city is a testament to the vibrant and diverse community we are proud to call home. Thank you for your contributions to the cultural fabric of our city and for helping to make the District a better place for all,” says Director LaToya Foster.


The menu is being led by Chef James Oakley, who brings years of experience to the Petworth Social Bar & Grill. Currently, the executive chef of Puttery, Oakley has been a chef for over 20 years, working at McCormick & Schmick and other restaurants in the area.


To learn more about this location and to plan your next media event, please visit HERE or call 202-450-1839.



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About Location of the Month

The "Location of the Month" initiative is part of the agency's mission to market and support District locales as media production locations and bring attention to the wide range of cinematically compelling locations available to film and television productions. 

If you have a suggestion for a future OCTFME "Location of the Month," we would love to hear from you. If you own or manage a business, venue, or location you would like to be featured as a "Location of the Month," or if you are a filmmaker or a fan of local filmmaking with a suggestion for a unique DC location, OCTFME could feature in the future "Location of the Month" please use this nomination form and tell us all about it.


The Office of Cable Television, Film, Music and Entertainment (OCTFME), an award-winning District of Columbia Government agency, leads the city’s extensive efforts to build and support a sustainable film, music, and entertainment creative economy and labor market. Additionally, OCTFME serves as the city’s cable television service provider regulator and as the customer service hub for cable subscribers. 


OCTFME’s extensive portfolio includes:

§ The District’s government cable access channels District Council Channel (DCC), the District of Columbia Network (DCN), and the District Knowledge Network (DKN) 

§ DC Radio (96.3 HD4), OCTFME’s owned and operated digital radio station, in partnership with Howard University’s WHUR. 

§ District of Columbia Entertainment Network (DCE), OCTFME’s 24-hour streaming platform available worldwide on ROKU, Apple TV, and Amazon Fire TV as well as iPhone and Android mobile devices (download the DCE Network App or at DCENetwork.com).


For more on OCTFME: (202) 671-0066 or www.entertainment.dc.gov. Follow OCTFME on Facebook.com/entertaindcInstagram.com/entertain_dcTwitter.com/entertain_dc and TikTok/entertain_dc.