Entries by On Tap staff

Craft a BIG Adventure

Spring is almost here and it’s time to elevate your sense of adventure. Canned beer has become the darling of the craft beer industry and for good reason – beer stays fresher in cans, cans recycle easily and when you’re ready to head outdoors, they are more portable than bottles. Devils Backbone Brewing Company’s basecamp, […]

Local Bars Pick Their March Madness Brackets

CHOI Bracket Room What local teams are in your bracket?  Tech, UVA, UMD and GWU Who do you think will go all the way?  Kentucky Name your final four teams.  Kentucky, Ohio State, Duke and UVA What smaller school(s) in the area do you think might get in?  GWU  What makes the March Madness viewing experience […]

Spring Rec Leagues

Work hard, play hard is a way of life in the DMV.  The area’s sport and social leagues are a great way to blow off some steam, meet new people and try a new sport. Each spring and fall, On Tap reaches out to see what these fun-loving groups have to offer, and the range […]

The Washington Capitals Talk Valentine’s Day

Players told On Tap their best gifts ever received, the best give to give and their favorite Valentine’s Day memories. #77 T.J. Oshie On Valentine’s Day & Best Gift I proposed in early February and married my wife on February 5th. So that’s our special day/Valentine’s.  Valentine’s Day these days is more for our little […]

Sip in Style: 4 of the Most Panache Pubs in DC

Washington DC is home to an eclectic assortment of must-see, must-do stops. There is the White House, the Lincoln Memorial and the Capitol Building. But the capital of the United States is known for more than politics. When the sun goes down, DC comes alive and the heart of the city beats throughout the many […]

New Year’s Eve Guide 2015

New Year’s Eve Guide 2015 * The 2015 Guide is in alphabetical order by state, by venue.  Featured Event Big Night DC New Year’s Eve Gala NATIONAL HARBOR, MD. The biggest party in town features tons of open bars, 15 themed dance party areas, 10 dance floors, first-class cuisine, party favors and discounted hotel rooms. […]

Give the Gift of Local

The holidays are upon us, and chances are you’re one of the many shoppers scrambling to find gifts at the last minute. But fear not, for trips to insufferably crowded shopping malls or online impulse buys are not your only options. On Tap has scoped out some of the DC area’s best neighborhoods for shopping […]

10 Hot Local Musicians To Put On Your Radar

Ace Cosgrove Ace Cosgrove has only been rapping for four years and is already making ripples in the big pond of hip-hop. In the short time since he’s started rapping, Ace has played plenty of underground hip-hop shows in the DMV, dropped two albums in 2014, and dropped his soulful mixtape Baby Needs Food earlier […]

It’s All About the Man Cave

Talking with Steve Czaban of ESPN 980 The Drive Steve Czaban has 25 years of experience in sports talk radio. He hosts a national show on Yahoo sports radio every morning from 6 – 10 a.m. with Scott Linn and a local show every afternoon from 4 – 7 p.m. with Chris Cooley and Al Galdi. […]

St Patrick’s Day Fun

Why only celebrate St Patrick’s day on March 17? There are tons of events going on throughout the entire month, from parades, to beer tastings to Irish trivia. So take advantage of this opportunity and show your Irish side throughout the month leading up to the big day. March 17 8 Glorious Days to Celebrate […]