1) Best of Brookland Festival
What: A beer garden, live music, and offerings from &pizza, Smith Public Trust, Busboys & Poets, Halsa, Brookland's Finest, Community Foodworks, The Dew Drop Inn DC, Menomale and more make up this neighborhood gathering. More info here.
Where: 701 Monroe St. NE
When: Saturday from 1-5 p.m.
2) Wine Dinner at Oval Room
What: The restaurant will host a five-course dinner with Hentley Farm Wines Saturday for $85 per person.
Where: The Oval Room
800 Connecticut Ave. NW
When: Saturday at 7 p.m.
3) Nova Fall Brewfest
What: More than 45 breweries (as well as six local bands) will be on hand for this two day festival with food vendors, beer samples and more. Info here.
Where: Bull Run Regional Park
When: Saturday and Sunday starting 11 a.m.
4) Oysterfest at Hank's
What: Find all-you-can-eat oysters, beer, snacks and more at this annual event.Update: Sold out.
Where: Hank's Old Town
1026 King St. Alexandria, Va.
When: Saturday at 11 a.m.
5) Union Market's Oyster Festival
What: The D.C. Oyster Fest is sponsored by Rappahannock and features several local breweries, plus food from Red Apron, food trucks and more.
Where: Union Market
1309 5th St. NE
When: Sunday at noon
ALSO THIS WEEKEND: Cocktails and pie pairings all weekend at 1905...Graffiato has apizza-making class Saturday (there's another next weekend).