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In Beer We Thirst: 6th Annual DC Beer Week Returns August 17 – 24

DC Beer Week 2014
August 5, 2014 to August 24, 2014

Washington, DC – Craft beer fans rejoice! The 6th annual DC Beer Week returns to the National Capital Region this summer with a variety of beer-related educational and tasting events planned throughout the week of August 17 – 24, 2014. 

“DC Beer Week is an opportunity for people from all walks of life to celebrate each other while paying homage to the time-honored tradition of artisanal brewing.” says 2014 DC Beer Week Chairman, Miles Gray “Brewing has a tightly woven history with D.C. and we are thrilled to bring people together to celebrate this great industry in our great city.”                                                                

As in past years, hundreds of venues in the District, Virginia and Maryland will host a variety of beer-related events, including beer dinners, tastings, tap takeovers, and more. Restaurants, bars, breweries, and other venues interested in participating in this year’s DC Beer Week should contact DC Beer Week organizers via email at for more information.

“This year is especially exciting because we are going to ensure that each evening has an educational component. We know everyone is going to have a great time but we also know our beer drinkers are thinking people who want to get the most out of their experiences.” says DCBW committee member andCEO/Executive Brewer of Mad Fox Brewing Company, Bill Madden.

More information about the 6th Annual DC Beer Week is available at Be sure to “Like” the DC Beer Week Facebook page and follow us on Twitter @dcbeerweek and Instagram #DCBW2014 for the latest updates.