The Iconic Ben’s Chili Bowl Turns 60

For 6 decades, they have been providing us with some of the best signature dishes in the DMV and now the iconic Ben’s Chili Bowl is turning 60.  I got all your details on a big anniversary bash planned for tonight and how you can take part in the celebration.  My special guests are Virginia Ali – Co-Founder of the Iconic Ben’s Chili Bowl and her son Nizam

A big celebration planned for Wednesday, August 22nd.  The day will begin with a press conference followed by a Ben’s Block Party at 1213 U Street, NW. At 7:30PM the celebration continues at the Lincoln Theater with Ben’s Chili Bowl’s 60thAnniversary Celebration Gala,“A Tribute To Virginia Ali”benefitting the Ben’s Chili Bowl Foundation \All proceeds from all Ben’s Chili Bowl’s on Wednesday, August 22ndwill go to the Ben’s Chili Bowl Foundation.

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