Let Due South provide the southern hospitality, atmosphere, and cuisine for your next celebration. We also offer BBQ catering, from delivery and drop-off to full-service events. Contact us today to learn more about events with Due South.
Due South Dockside Now Open!
Looking for a drink with a view? Head to Due South Dockside, right on the Capitol Riverfront Boardwalk in Navy Yard. Our new waterfront location right behind our flagship restaurant boasts an extensive bar, draft beer, and everyone's favorite Due South dishes. No tickets to the game? No problem- Dockside offers an outdoor TV and sound system that airs all Nats home games alongside breathtaking riverfront views. We look forward to meeting you Dockside all summer long.
April 27 - May 6 Hours:
Friday, April 27: Open at 4pm
Saturday, April 28: Open at 11am
Sunday, April 29: Open at 11am
Monday, April 30: Open at 4pm
Tuesday, May 1: Open at 4pm
Wednesday, May 2: Open at 4pm
Thursday, May 3: Open at 4pm
Friday, May 4: Open at 4pm
Saturday, May 5: Open at 11am
Sunday, May 6: Open at 11am
Looking for the best Nats game party gathering? We're a quick 5-minute walk to Nationals Park, making Dockside the best private event space for your next pre-game event or MLB All Star Week festivities. Learn more about events at Due South Dockside below!
Saturday, May 5th- 3rd Annual Due South Derby Day
Due South brings Churchill Downs back to DC for its Third Annual Due South Derby Day. From 3pm-7pm on Saturday, May 5th, guests will enjoy Derby-themed food, drinks, contests and giveaways leading up to “The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports.” Due South looks forward to bringing the Derby to The Yards neighborhood for the third year running!
Hat Contest: Ladies and gents can don their favorite hats and fascinators to participate in the Derby Hat Contest. A panel of judges will vote on their favorite headwear, and the first place winner receives a $150 Due South gift card. The second place winner receives a $100 gift card, and the third place winner receives a $50 gift card.
Run for the Roses Raffle: The first 200 guests to attend will receive a free raffle ticket. That ticket will be numbered 1-20 (based on the numbers of the horses in the race). The ten people who have a raffle ticket with the number matching the number of the horse who wins the Run for the Roses wins one of ten door prizes, graciously donated by DC-area businesses and retailers. The Kentucky Derby post time is 6:46pmET, and prizes will be distributed to the winners who are present immediately following the race.
Due South Derby Day 2018 “Run for the Roses Raffle” Prizes Include:
$50 Gift Certificate to The Bullpen, located steps from Nationals Park, courtesy of The Bullpen
Free 2-night stay at the Courtyard Marriott Capitol Hill-Navy Yard (perfect for friends and family visiting DC)
1-hour Water Sport Rental for 4 People ($100 Value), courtesy of Capital SUP DC
1 pair of tickets to the Washington Nationals v. Baltimore Orioles game on Thursday, June 21st at 7:05pm
Pack of 10 class sessions at OrangeTheory Fitness Navy Yard
Smathers & Branson needlepoint hat, belt, and key fob from their Equestrian collection, courtesy of Smathers & Branson
Mens' Hat and T-Shirt from the Official Vineyard Vines Kentucky Derby Collection, courtesy of Vineyard Vines Georgetown
Womens' Hat and T-Shirt from the Official Vineyard Vines Kentucky Derby Collection, courtesy of Vineyard Vines Georgetown
Private "Sip & Shop" party at Willow with $100 store credit and 15% off for all your friends, courtesy of Willow Stores
Commemorative Bottle of Woodford Reserve 2018 Kentucky Derby Bourbon, courtesy of Woodford Reserve
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July 14-18: MLB All Star Week at Nationals Park
Looking for the perfect event space for all of your MLB All Star Week festivities? Head Due South! With the full restaurant along with Due South Dockside located less than a five minute walk from Nats Park, our venues, food, and Southern hospitality are sure to impress your guests. Click below for more information, and email email@example.com to book today!