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Register for BBQ & Grilling Week! New from RAMW!

BBQ & Grilling Week - June 19 - June 25, 2017

RAMW invites you to join us in presenting the first "Metropolitan Washington BBQ & Grilling Week” celebrating our unique variety of cuisines that evoke “flavors of summer in the city” from June 19 - 25, 2017

Feature your grilled, smoked, spiced or barbecued dishes through your option of:

  • Two-course menu for $22 or $33; or a
  • Two-item special for $11

Your BBQ & Grilling Week menu or two-item special can be available to diners during lunch, dinner or anytime.

Each participating restaurant in BBQ & Grilling Week will be showcased through a focused, 8-week marketing campaign inclusive of a dedicated website -, customized collateral, direct email marketing, digital and social media advertising through RAMW and the Giant National Capital BBQ Battle websites and social networks.

The marketing campaign includes:

  • Logo, description and menu/item posted with hyperlink on
  • Cross-promotion through inclusion of logo on dedicated web page within Giant National Capital Barbecue Battle website, (250,000 visits per year)
  • Digital ad placement on popular local websites such as (36,000+ subscribers)
  • Individual mentions via RAMW’s social media platforms (15,000+ followers)
  • Dedicated eblasts to RAMW’s Diner Insider list (13,000+ subscribers)
  • Dedicated eblasts through marketing partners (100,000+ subscribers)
  • Customized collateral (TBD)
  • Marketing tool-kit including digital ads and social media messaging
  • Press notices to 120+ local outlets
  • General promotion of BBQ & Grilling Week in various Giant in-store and external advertising pieces


Fee: $100 per location
Participation Deadline: Friday, May 19, 2017

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Participants in BBQ & Grilling Week can opt-in to make a voluntary $1 donation to the USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore from sales of their special menu or item during registration for the promotion.

Participants that opt-in for the donation will receive additional promotion through the USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore network.

USO-Metro is the largest chapter chartered by the USO, with a strong tradition of service in the National Capital Region. Ten locations and a “deployable” Mobile USO provide signature USO services to the nearly 300,000 military members and their families living in the region and the 150,000 who travel through our local airports each year.