DC Beer Festival 2018 in Washington DC

Craft Beer Event in the Nation's Capital

DC Beer Fest
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The ​DC Beer Festival is an American craft beer tasting event bringing together dozens of breweries from Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Virginia. There will be unlimited tastings of seasonal beers, food trucks, lawn games, music and more. The event is 21 and up only and held rain or shine.

Date and Times: November 3, 2018

Session 1: noon-3 p.m. Session 2: 5 - 8 p.m.

Location: Nationals Park, 1500 South Capitol Street SE Washington, D.C.

See a map and directions. Public transportation is recommended. The closest Metro Station is Navy Yard. Designated driver tickets are also available.

Highlights of the DC Beer Festival

  • 75+ craft breweries from across the country, including all of the local breweries in DC, MD, and VA
  • Unlimited tastings of 150+ craft beers with a focus on seasonal releases
  • Local food and retail vendors

Beer festivals are growing in popularity and there are a variety of events around the region throughout the year. See a guide to Annual Beer Festivals in the Washington, D.C. area.

Brewery Tours are now available in Washington, D.C. offering an all-inclusive behind-the-scenes experience and a fun way to explore the local beer industry.