A Mozzarella Stick Crawl? A Mozzarella Stick Crawl.

A few weeks ago, Capitol Hill resident (and Barred in DC follower) named Lisa was at dinner with a couple of her friends when the topic turned to planning something fun they could do during the doldrums of winter that they could look forward to. A bar crawl could be fun, but maybe something a … Continue reading A Mozzarella Stick Crawl? A Mozzarella Stick Crawl.

Where to Ring in 2020 – DC Bars – New Year’s Eve Guide (12/31/19)

2020 is coming. To help you out, Barred in DC has once again compiled a list of New Year’s Eve celebrations at Washington, DC bars below (nearly all with a cover include a champagne toast, party favors, and a DJ so just assume they will have if not mentioned), which I’ve split up by whether … Continue reading Where to Ring in 2020 – DC Bars – New Year’s Eve Guide (12/31/19)

Where to Celebrate Before and After the Nationals Parade

After a glorious run through October culminating in one of the biggest upsets in World Series history, the Washington Nationals are World Champions. To celebrate, DC and the Nationals (splitting $2 million cost evenly) are hosting a massive parade on Saturday, November 2nd starting at 2p. The parade is on Constitution Ave NW between 15th … Continue reading Where to Celebrate Before and After the Nationals Parade

Where to Watch the World Series in DC

If you can't get in to Nationals Park, here's where you can watch (photo by Barred in DC)For the first time 86 years (though for over one-third of them there was no team here), the World Series will be played in the District of Columbia. After a thrilling ride through the MLB playoffs, the Washington … Continue reading Where to Watch the World Series in DC

Getting Schooled on Cocktails: DC Harvest’s Mixology Class

Brothers Jared and Arthur Ringel, who own and run one of my go-to sit-down restaurants, DC Harvest, recently invited Mr. and Mrs. Barred in DC to check out the "DCH Mixology Class." This independently owned spot, which recently celebrated its 5 year anniversary at its 6th and H St. NE location, serves popular brunches, well-priced local … Continue reading Getting Schooled on Cocktails: DC Harvest’s Mixology Class

Where to Watch March Madness in DC – 2019

March Madness is upon us, and it does not get better than Thursday and Friday for the first round of the NCAA Basketball Tournament. See TV schedule and bracket here. I've highlighted all the sports bars, which are your best bets to have an atmosphere, and specials. I'll be taking off the afternoon once again, like I've done … Continue reading Where to Watch March Madness in DC – 2019

Where to Ring in 2019 – DC Bars – New Year’s Eve Guide (12/31/18)

[IF YOU'RE LOOKING FOR NEW YEARS EVE 2020-December 31, 2019 celebrations can be found here] 2019 is coming. To help you out, Barred in DC has once again compiled a list of New Year’s Eve celebrations at Washington, DC bars below (nearly all with a cover include a champagne toast, party favors, and a DJ … Continue reading Where to Ring in 2019 – DC Bars – New Year’s Eve Guide (12/31/18)

2018 Thanksgiving Eve Drink Specials in DC + Thanksgiving Day/Night Deals

The Wednesday before Thanksgiving is the country's biggest single bar night. Known by some as Drunksgiving as well as other nicknames, it's a night where all across the country, folks returning "home" meet up with buddies who've stuck around or have also come back. Due to the transient nature of #thistown, a lot of people … Continue reading 2018 Thanksgiving Eve Drink Specials in DC + Thanksgiving Day/Night Deals

Election 2018 DC Specials

Not surprisingly, many DC bars are hosting watch parties and showcasing election specials for the mid-term elections coming up Tuesday, November 6th. [Note that 18 USC 597 technically prohibits someone from "making or offering to make an expenditure" vote, or from someone from accepting money when there's a federal candidate on the ballot, guessing DC … Continue reading Election 2018 DC Specials