Wolf Trap Picnic

At the Filene Center

A rare accommodation for any concert venue, Wolf Trap lets you bring your own food and drinks (alcohol is okay, but no kegs) to enjoy on the lawn during shows.

Don’t feel like preparing something yourself? Enjoy Wolf Trap’s restaurant, concessions, or picnic caterer.


Filene Center Restaurant

Enjoy a pre-performance buffet with full bar at OVATIONS AT WOLF TRAP, Wolf Trap’s tented restaurant overlooking the meadow. Reserve online or call 703.255.4017.

OVATIONS AT WOLF TRAP opens 2 ½ hours before the show. 

Wolf Trap Picnic


Bring your own, or let OVATIONS prepare a fresh, gourmet picnic for pickup before the show. Order online or call 703.255.4017.

Filene Center Concessions


A wide variety of meals, snacks, and drinks are available on the plaza, starting 90 minutes* before the show. 

Concessions Menu

*Open 1 hour before showtime for Sing-A-Long shows.

Local Restaurants

Local Restaurants

Try some of the best local restaurants near Wolf Trap.

Dining at The Barns

At The Barns

Starting an hour and half before the show, enjoy specialty drinks, artisanal starters, handcrafted flatbreads and panini, desserts, and more in the intimate Barns lounge.

Not finished when the show starts? At The Barns you can take food and drinks to your seat.

The Barns Menu