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The Bourbon Dynasty: A. Smith Bowman Distillery

For the past two years, A. Smith Bowman Distillery in Fredericksburg has won World’s Best Bourbon at the World Whiskies Awards presented by Whisky Magazine. This year, their single barrel straight bourbon took home the prize. In 2016, it was the Abraham Bowman Port-Finished Bourbon. How does this…
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6th Annual Wiener 500

Kick off Oktoberfest at the Sixth Annual Wiener 500! 1pm – 5pm on Saturday, September 30 on the boardwalk at The Yards Park in the Capitol Riverfront. $500 in cash and prizes will be awarded to the speediest dogs! Over 96 dogs raced in 2016! Don't have a dog? Come listen to live music by 7 Deadlies,…
Photo: Courtesy of Rachel Freedman

Rowing In The DMV

Autumn in the District is perhaps the most stunning season in our city, conjuring up vivid images of fall foliage and breathaking views of the Potomac River. But there is nothing quite like being out on the water, gliding past sightseers, with the singular sound of four oars pulling in complete unison…
Photos: Courtesy of Neighborhood Restaurant Group

Snallygaster Returns Beastlier Than Ever

One of the greatest craft beer festivals to hit the East Coast, Snallygaster will make its epic return to Yards Park on September 23. Whether you’re a craft beer geek or novice, this is an event you do not want to miss. Dubbed the District’s “beastliest beer festival,” Snallygaster pays homage…
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Class Is In Session

Ah, September. Time for everyone who attempted to escape the humidity for the summer to return to the city. Time for football and crab cakes. Time for Oktoberfests and biergartens. And yes, time for school. The District has bid farewell to our summer interns and welcomed back the scores of students…
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