DC Beer Week is a celebration of good beer in the National Capital Region from conception to consumption and everyone and everything in between. DC Beer Week aims to educate all on good beer through various events and seminars from August 11th through the 18th. #DCBW2013
ALL OFFICIAL EVENTS
DC Beer Week
"Each year since its inception, DC Beer Week has grown larger with more than 180 separate events during the week-long festival throughout the region – from panel discussions to beer dinners and glassware giveaway happy hours to a beer dinner cruise on the Potomac River and more. The 5th Annual DC Beer Week is August 11-18, 2013." About DC Beer Week >
"As in past years, hundreds of venues in the District, Virginia and Maryland will host a variety of beer-related events throughout the week. Restaurants, bars, breweries and other venues interested in participating in this year’s DC Beer Week should contact the DC Beer Week organizers more info." How to Participate >
Submit Your DCBW Event for the Calendar
Travel & Hotel Accommodations
"Destination DC serves as the lead organization to successfully manage and market Washington, DC as a premier global convention, tourism and special events destination, with a special emphasis on the arts, cultural and historical communities. Formerly known as the Washington, DC Convention & Tourism Corporation (WCTC), the organization was re-named in 2008 to reflect the organization’s increased emphasis on the city’s unique assets. Destination DC is a private, non-profit corporation with a membership of 850 businesses and organizations that support the DC travel and tourism sector." Book A Room >
Solidarity Summer Ale!
Collaboration Brew English Summer Ale – light in body, color, low
ABV, hop presence, session beer. This delicious limited-issue brew will be available at select venues around the region during DC Beer Week. Stay tuned for more details!
Ride Safely this DCBW with UBER!
DC Beer Week is excited to partner with UBER to make sure you ride safely to and from all of the week's great events! First time users who sign up with promo code DCBEERWEEK receive your UBER Black Car or SUV ride for FREE up to $30. Visit http://uber.com/go/DCBEERWEEK to get started.
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PLEASE DRINK RESPONSIBLY.
We want all adults who participate in this years DC Beer Week, to consume and appreciate all beverage for the immediate taste experience, and the wonderful flavors and complexity. We urge all who participate to savor their beers and to be moderate in their consumption. We applaud the many honorable organizations and programs that educate people about alcohol consumption, and we support their mission to inspire responsible attitudes and behavior about drinking.
In addition, as stated on beer packaging, there is a government warning concerning the health effects of consuming alcoholic beverages:
Government warning: (1) According to the Surgeon General, women should not drink alcoholic beverages during pregnancy because of the risk of birth defects. (2) Consumption of alcoholic beverages impairs your ability to drive a car or operate machinery, and may cause health problems.
Please see government warnings on all alcoholic beverages.