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Photo: DJ Glisson II

Distilling in the DMV: A Guide to Local Distilleries

It’s almost that time of year: the leaves start to change color, the days get shorter and people break out their sweaters for the first time in months. The glorious season that is autumn is returning. If you’re like us, you’ve been avoiding as many outdoor activities in the sweltering heat as possible. The good […]

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New & Notable: Mikko, Pappe and More

On Tap keeps locals in the know about the hottest new food and…
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Behind the Bar: ARTECHOUSE, Calico and Service Bar

We’re all guilty of picking a drink from a cocktail menu based…
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Summer of the Sour Beer

Sour is the beer of summer. No, we’re not bestowing the varietal…
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What's On Tap: Church Hall

After taking the dead space leftover from an indoor mall, Georgetown’s…
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Fired Up For National Grilling Month

On any given day in July, you can walk pretty much anywhere in…
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Drink In Style: 10 Instaworthy Bar Designs

Most people judge a bar based on the quality of its drinks and…
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Outdoor Dining Guide 2018

Welcome to On Tap’s 2018 Outdoor Dining Guide - a collection…
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Beer Garden Season

As the sun finally shows its face in the District and the temperature…
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Where the Cocktails are as good as the Views

Views of grand monuments, quirky rowhouses and historic streets…
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World Cup Spots: Best Soccer Bars to Catch Games

The tables have turned – the bar tables, that is. From June…
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Eat & Drink Events

Sep
6
Thu
5:00 pm Drink Company’s Gwar Pub @ Gwar Pub
Drink Company’s Gwar Pub @ Gwar Pub
Sep 6 @ 5:00 pm – Nov 1 @ 12:30 am
Drink Company's Gwar Pub @ Gwar Pub | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
GWAR PUB is coming to DC thanks to the super fans at Drink Company. Derek Brown is leading the charge to bring one of his favorite musical acts to the brand’s viral pop-up bar experience, aka PUB. [...]
Sep
28
Fri
all-day Devils Backbone Hoopla 2018 @ Basecamp Brewpub and Meadows
Devils Backbone Hoopla 2018 @ Basecamp Brewpub and Meadows
Sep 28 – Sep 30 all-day
Devils Backbone Hoopla 2018 @ Basecamp Brewpub and Meadows | Roseland | Virginia | United States
The Hoopla Adventures are activities, events and workshops that celebrate the seven amazing values that make up the Devils Backbone culture: beer positive, passion, adventure, family, humility, integrity and stewardship. Every activity starts with a[...]
Sep
29
Sat
all-day Hops & Harvest Festival @ Location TBD
Hops & Harvest Festival @ Location TBD
Sep 29 all-day
Hops & Harvest Festival @ Location TBD
A beer festival on the Columbia, MD lakefront with unlimited tastings of more than 50 Maryland Brewery beer. The festival also features cideries, artisans and live music. 
10:00 am Harvest Moon & Herbs Festival @ Smile Herb Shop
Harvest Moon & Herbs Festival @ Smile Herb Shop
Sep 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Harvest Moon & Herbs Festival @ Smile Herb Shop | College Park | Maryland | United States
Join us at Smile Herb Shop celebrating 44 years of herbalism with a fun-filled day of yummy food, vendors, autumn plants and bulbs, lectures, drum circles, live music, herb walks and more! We are still[...]
11:00 am Crystal City Oktoberfest @ Crystal City Oktoberfest
Crystal City Oktoberfest @ Crystal City Oktoberfest
Sep 29 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Crystal City Oktoberfest @ Crystal City Oktoberfest | Arlington | Virginia | United States
Swing by Crystal City for Northern Virginia’s largest Oktoberfest celebration. Try over 100 craft beers from over 50 regional craft breweries. And food will be more than just sausages and pretzels: satisfy your hunger with[...]