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Lager Fest to kick off D.C. Beer Week 2018

D.C. Beer Week is back, starting August 19. The D.C. Brewers’ Guild and City Winery will be kicking off the celebration for 2018 with Lager Fest. The area’s best lagers will be on display in a collaboration that is forged by the local brewing community. Sample lager-style beers, pilsners and summer faves, in addition to exclusive and hard-to-find brews.

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#DCBW2018 SPOTLIGHT EVENT Join the District of Columbia Brewers' Guild and City Winery Washington DC as we kick off the 10th annual DC Beer Week with a celebration of the District of Columbia's rich lager brewing history. Lager Fest is an event by the local brewing community to showcase our region's best lagers for your enjoyment. This event will bring together more than 30 craft breweries for an afternoon of refreshing lager style beers, pilsers, and related summer favorites, including hard-to-find rare brews. ***Tickets are $40 per person. We expect this event to SELL OUT in advance. Don't wait until the last minute to get your tickets! • Lager Fest 2018 will be hosted at City Winery's fabulous urban DC winery, within the confines of its new ivy covered 3rd Floor Wine Garden and 4th Floor Rooftop Patio, featuring spectacular views of Northeast Washington with plenty of space to sit and move around with your favorite beer. • Guests will receive a complimentary DC Brewer's Guild tasting glass with unlimited pours of beer from more than 30 participating breweries. • City Winery will be selling delicious wine and food from its award winning menu. • Live music! ***Must be at least 21 years of age to participate.

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Enjoy the beer and the tunes played by local bands during the celebration kick-off on August 19. To nab some tickets, head to Eventbrite: Lager Fest 2018 tickets. DC Beer Week is a compilation of hyper-local beer-centric events that run from August 19-26, 2018.

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