Breweries

On the Radio: Draft craft

February 19, 2017

Federal News Radio’s Nicole Ogrysko speaks with Recreation News Editor Marvin Bond about interesting things to do in and near the nation’s capital. Week of Feb. 19: Maryland’s Eastern Shore celebrates craft beer Feb. 25, […]

Culture

Use of oak, rising alcohol levels among 2017 wine trends

February 18, 2017

It’s really difficult to predict trends in wine, but certain evidence does suggest many in the offing. Look for more collaboration between “Old World” and “New World” producers. Joint ventures on both sides will flourish. […]

Culture

Spice up wintertime with films and music

February 15, 2017

Film festivals are a great way to see many cutting-edge films in a short time from a wide variety of sources. The filmmakers are often on hand to host screenings and answer questions. Virginia, Washington, […]

Destinations

Make a weekend run in Frederick

February 11, 2017

“My car pretty much knows its way from Charleston to Fredrick,” said Sid Busch, who has participated in about 10 Frederick Running Festivals. The 2017 event is May 6 and 7, with a Kids’ Fun […]

Culture

Flying Dog University to host pop-up

February 7, 2017

Friday February 10th, join Flying Dog Brewery and the National Museum of Civil War Medicine for an educational experience unlike any other—a Flying Dog University class followed by a special “Flying Dogs of War” after-hours […]

Breweries

Check out a craft beer trail with the HowardOnTap app

February 4, 2017

The art of brewing beer spans six millennia. Yet, after so many centuries of refining, improving, and enhancing the beer-drinking experience, humans still find new ways to enjoy a tall cold one. The HowardOnTap Craft […]

Culture

Chocolate lovers unite for annual festival

February 3, 2017

Do you love chocolate? Then you won’t want to miss The Chocolate Lovers Festival this weekend in Fairafax, Va. Set for February 3 through 5, the festival was developed in 1992 as a joint effort of the […]

Culture

Museum’s Fabergé collection sparkles

January 20, 2017

The intricately crafted boxes, picture frames, bowls, flowers, jewelry, cane handles, animal figures, and religious icons, many made of gold or silver and gilded with diamonds and other gemstones, are wonders to behold. Inside a […]