Bluecoat Gin - Leaderboard
Find happy hours and drink specials anywhere you are

Independence Day: Where to Celebrate July 4th in Washington, D.C.

Independence Day: Where to Celebrate July 4th in Washington, D.C.

There’s no better place to party on Independence Day than in our nation’s capital. Patriotically themed happenings and beverages abound in the District this week, including frozen rooftop treats, patio barbecues and even an open bar or two.

Wet Hot Samerican Summer
5 PM, Wednesday, July 3
Jack Rose Dining Saloon (2007 18th St. NW)
“Dress to get wet” at this Samuel Adams event hosted at the 18th Street rooftop bar, where beers are just $3 between 5 PM and 8 PM and just $4 from 8 PM to close. Choose from 15 draft options and three by the can in addition to cider-tails.

Independence Day at Lincoln
Beginning at 2 PM, Thursday, July 4; $29
Lincoln (110 Vermont Ave. NW)
DJ Huck Finn will spin at Lincoln’s uber-American July 4th party, which features $3 and $5 specials on American beers, $34 bowls of Emancipation Punch, and all-you-can classics such as hot dogs, burgers, barbecue, corn on the cob, and homemade apple pie.

Lost Society Two Year Anniversary Party
7 PM, Thursday, July 4
Lost Society (2001 14th St. NW)
Get a view of the D.C. fireworks from the roof deck of Lost Society, which will be celebrating its second birthday and American independence with hors d’oeuvres and an open bar from 7 PM to 8 PM and DJs spinning all night long.

Frozen Rooftop Cocktails
5 PM; Thursday, July 4
DNV Donovan House Rooftop Bar (1145 14th St. NW)
Scope out Zentan’s revamped rooftop and poolside bar — DNV, short for Damn Nice View — while enjoying the evening’s $12 frozen special: the “Red, white and Damn Nice View.”

Patriot BBQ
Thursday, July 4; $35
J&G Steakhouse Patio (515 15th St. NW)
Reserve a spot on J&G’s picturesque patio and enjoy eats such as shrimp cocktail, barbecue chicken, lobster rolls and ice cream sandwiches. Add a beer bucket for $25 or grab a margarita pitcher or watermelon cooler.

El Centro D.F. 4th of July Party
5 PM–2 AM, Thursday, July 4
El Centro D.F. (1819 14th St. NW)
This Richard Sandoval spot is celebrating the fourth with an all-night happy hour on the roofdeck, where Stars ‘n Stripes Margs are just $5 all night. Ladies drink free from 11 PM to 12 AM, and a DJ will keep the festive spirit going until close.

Photo via Flickr user Photo Phiend

Recent Articles
Bars That Rock: Where to Grab a Drink and Enjoy Live Music in Washington, D.C.
Win a Pair of Tickets to the Sold Out SAVOR Craft Beer & Food Experience in Washington DC!
New Documentary Explores the Lore of Malort, AKA the World's Worst Liquor
From Around The Web

Feedback

How are we doing? Tell us what you like or don't like and how we can improve. We would love to hear your thoughts!

*Name:
*E-mail:
*Suggestions:
 
New Documentary Explores the Lore of Malort, AKA the World's Worst Liquor

New Documentary Explores the Lore of Malort, AKA the World's Worst Liquor

For anyone who's ever had the pleasure of throwing back a shot of the stuff, the first question that comes to ...read more ›

by The Drink Nation Apr 11, 2014
The Brewers Art Wants to Hear From Fans On What to Rename its Ozzy Beer

The Brewers Art Wants to Hear From Fans On What to Rename its Ozzy Beer

This week The Brewers Art announced that it will change the name of Ozzy, but solemnly swears that the recipe ...read more ›

by The Drink Nation Apr 11, 2014
SPONSORED
Find happy hours and drink specials anywhere you are
Drinking on the Job: Freelancers Choose Bars Over Coffee Shops as Places to Conduct Business
by The Drink Nation Apr 9, 2014
Top 10 Places to Drink Outdoors in Washington, D.C.

Top 10 Places to Drink Outdoors in Washington, D.C.

Check out 10 of our favorite places to enjoy a libation outdoors....read more ›

by Lauren Sloat Apr 8, 2014
Samuel Adams Has a Real Gas With HeliYum's Introduction on April Fools Day

Samuel Adams Has a Real Gas With HeliYum's Introduction on April Fools Day

Prank or not, the new brew's introduction is nothing short of genius. ...read more ›

by The Drink Nation Apr 2, 2014
How I Met Your Mother Ended, But It's Legen (Wait For It) Dary Bar Lives On In NYC

How I Met Your Mother Ended, But It's Legen (Wait For It) Dary Bar Lives On In NYC

On Monday, March 31, 2014, Barney Stinson and company will suit up for the last time as long-running CBS sitco...read more ›

by Mike Bertha Mar 31, 2014
Washington D.C.'s Best Bars for Nationals Gameday Drink Specials

Washington D.C.'s Best Bars for Nationals Gameday Drink Specials

It goes without saying that the stadium is the best place to watch, but if you don't have season tickets we've rounded up the best places to have a dr...read more ›

by Mara Kurlandsky Mar 31, 2014
Beer Review: Fire & Blood Red Ale, Brewery Ommegang's Third Game of Thrones Beer

Beer Review: Fire & Blood Red Ale, Brewery Ommegang's Third Game of Thrones Beer

Like its predecessors, Iron Throne Blonde Ale and Take the Black Stout, Fire & Blood draws inspiration from th...read more ›

by The Drink Nation Mar 31, 2014
Best Washington, D.C. Brunch Drink Specials

Best Washington, D.C. Brunch Drink Specials

Whether you're trying to get the best of a hangover or simply celebrating the weekend with a bout of day drinking, these bars with breakfast sipping s...read more ›

by Drink DC Feb 10, 2014
SPONSORED
View all Articles

Sign up to get weekly drinking news, bar reviews, events and more sent directly to your inbox!

Close