This year the path to the elusive Triple Crown has been less than stellar with a disqualification of Maximum Security during the Kentucky Derby, War of Will winning the Preakness while Bodexpress ran the entire race without a jockey. Needless to say, horse race enthusiasts are intrigued to see if the spectacle will continue today […]

Summer is (literally) in full swing, and nothing says summer in DC like enjoying a Nats game on a sunny afternoon. This year, the district has yet another reason to sing “take me out to the ball game.” The newly opened Mission Navy Yard is serving up a buzz-worthy happy hour every day of the […]

Authentic Spanish tapas, sangrias and classic cocktails reign supreme at the charming Capitol Hill restaurant’s Happy Hour. Read on to see why we’re crushing on the classics at Joselito. Neighborhood Appeal with Old-school Vibes The Eastern Market/Capitol Hill area is dotted with charming restaurants and cozy bars – a welcoming sight to those (read: me) […]

When the winter is this brutal, we need a warm and cozy Happy Hour to remind us why we love DC even during a “bomb-cyclone.” The Fainting Goat delivers the comfy, charming vibes to take your mind off the frigid temps and get you focused on what really matters – creative cocktails and goat cheese fondue! Here’s […]

In true DC spirit, several DC bars and restaurants have stepped up in a big way to assist in Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. On Saturday, September 2, 2017 these DC establishments will be giving a portion of their proceeds to the American Red Cross. The current list is below. An up to date list can […]

Take three of your favorite things: Happy Hour, Brunch, and the Beach – wrap them up in craft cocktail magic in the nation’s capital and wake up because you’re not dreaming. You’re at Service Bar’s Beach Vibes Brunch. The relative U Street newcomer recently launched a new beach themed brunch service, and Happied was there […]

Perfect for both left and right wing Happy Hour goers, Declaration has one of the District’s most patriotic Happy Hours. We took an inside look at this Shaw frontrunner, and the behind the scenes peek confirmed our allegiance to the flag. Here’s why you need to drop into this Happy Hour and take a break from […]

From the team behind DC Empanadas comes Taqueria del Barrio – The Petworth newcomer brings a hip, modern aesthetic and homemade, Mexican flavors to the neighborhood. We all love a good local spot that serves up equal parts authentic food, delicious drinks and a relaxed, inviting atmosphere: enter Taqueria del Barrio. No stranger to the […]

Nothing screams summer like Piña Coladas. But if you’re in DC, you may be hard pressed to find well rounded versions of these pineapple coconut beach besties. Fret not frozen drink connoisseurs, Colada Shop‘s Piña Colada festival (running through August 27) is here to give you a fill of the good stuff.  Read on to […]