August 17-24 The 6th annual DC Beer Week will take place in the Nation's Capital Region from August 17-24. Hundreds of vendors will host beer-related events like tap takeovers, tastings, beer dinners and seminars. Learn about and experience craft beer all week long at the region-wide homage to artisanal brewing. For updates about participating vendors, visit dcbeerweek.net
Through August 31 Dubbing this social time as “All Night Long,” Co Co. Sala is opening up the bar for drinks and sweet bites until closing time on Monday to Thursday nights. Signature cocktails are $8, beers $4, and house wines $6. They even offer Prosecco with a chocolate tasting trio for $9. Happy hour on Fridays and Saturdays run from the usual time of 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. This special pricing lasts till the end of August. Co Co. Sala, 929 F St. NW, Washington, DC 20004, 202-347-4265.
Ongoing Sonoma Restaurant and Wine Bar hosts an Italian Happy Hour from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday. Peroni sells for $3, the cocktail of the day sells for $5, and a glass of house wine sells for $6. Sonoma Restaurant and Wine Bar, 223 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, Washington, DC 20003, 202-544-8088.
Tuesdays and Wednesdays Cork Wine Bar offers wines that are personal favorites and off-the-list to patrons on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. All wines are sold at affordable by-the-glass prices. Cork Wine Bar, 1720 14th St. NW, Washington, DC 20009, 202-265-2675.