1) Drink the District
Where: The Block
500 New York Ave. NW
What: This beer festival features more than 75 beers and ciders, live music, food trucks and more. Additional info here.
2) Shuck and Chug
Where: Pearl Dive Oyster Palace
When: Saturday at 3 p.m.
What: Barren Island Oysters and Lagunitas beer are the focus of this event. Tickets here.
3) Barrel Beer Extravaganza
Where: Port City Brewing Company
When: Friday at 6 p.m.
What: Port City will release its first barrel-aged beer tonight, with a tapping and food samples. More here.
4) Farm-to-Fork Loudoun
Where: Various locations, Loudoun County
When: All Weekend
What: Restaurants throughout Loudoun County are partnering with farms to create special menus through Aug. 2. More here.
5) Summer Jam
When: Sunday at 2 p.m.
Where: Three Stars Brewing Company
What: Food trucks, beer and live music come together for this event ($15 cover). More here.
ALSO THIS WEEKEND: Montgomery County's farm tour...Maple has a wine class...United Whiskey No. 2 tasting at One Eight Distilling...there are a few seats left for The Beast of the Month dinner at B-Side Saturday, featuring Fields of Athenry Chicken (reservations required).