August 9-16 The annual DC Beer Week will take place in the Nation's Capital Region from August 9-16. 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
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.