October 3 Taste of Georgetown returns for a celebration of local food, music and, of course, wine! The festival will take over K Street NW between Wisconsin Avenue and Thomas Jefferson Street from 11 a.m.- 4 p.m. More than 30 restaurants will be participating in the event. Tastes cost $5 each. For more information, visit Taste of Georgetown's website
Monday through Friday Sonoma Restaurant and Wine Bar hosts an Italian Happy Hour from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Peroni sells for $4 and glasses of house red, white or sparkling wine sell for $5. Seasonal small plates are also available. This offer is available in the lounge. Sonoma Restaurant and Wine Bar, 223 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, Washington, DC 20003, 202-544-8088.
Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays Cork Wine Bar offers wines that are personal favorites and off-the-list to patrons on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. All wines are sold at affordable by-the-glass prices during this Cinq à Sept promotion. Cork Wine Bar, 1720 14th St. NW, Washington, DC 20009, 202-265-2675.