Celebrate International Beer Day At These Washington, D.C. Brewpubs and Breweries

BY Blog Editor

During the sweltering temperatures of a Washington, D.C. summer, there’s nothing like a cold glass – or can or bottle – of beer to take the heat away and also enjoy a laid-back August afternoon. Which is exactly why on Aug. 5, we’ll celebrate International Beer Day, which is now celebrated in 80 countries across the world. 

Despite the name of the holiday, you can celebrate International Beer Day right at home in Washington, D.C. thanks to our many local brewpubs and breweries that offer beers of every style. Check out these brewpubs and breweries near your Wray apartment this Aug. 5!

Bluejacket, located at 300 Tingey St SE, Washington, D.C. which is 14 minutes from your Wray apartment, is a microbrewery and restaurant serving craft beers and American eats in century-old former factory.

Bluejacket was built to be a brewery without boundaries, allowing beer director Greg Engert and his team of brewers to create beers across the broadest range of styles and flavors possible. At Bluejacket, understanding of and respect for the traditions and techniques of classic brewing coexist with a spirit of constant experimentation, innovation and collaboration.

Astro Beer Hall, located at 1306 G St NW, Washington, D.C. which is 10 minutes from your Wray apartment, has two levels with full bars on each and multiple flat-screens TVs, making it the perfect place to enjoy a cold one. 

Astro Beer Hall is the place to be with its space theme, great drinks, delicious food, sports and games. It also has private party rooms, a full arcade, signature cocktails, fresh fried doughnuts, 15 beers on draft, and plenty of screens for you to cheer on your favorite team.


300 Tingey St SE, Washington, D.C. 20003

(202) 524-4862

Astro Beer Hall

1306 G St NW, Washington, D.C. 20005

(202) 737-1797

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