Devils Backbone Wood Bear Release Party w/ Ben Murrell

Thursday September 14th… The Black Squirrel loves Devils Backbone and the Northern Virginia powerhouse brewery loves us in turn. So, when they asked if we would host a party for the limited release of their new Wood Bear Imperial Stout, we accepted with open arms. Since one beer is never enough for us, we accompanied […]

Bellwether Bayou Is Back, This Time With Michael

Violinist Laura Schwartz  and singer-songwriter Michael (no last name necessary) will appear in the Tap Room of the Black Squirrel on Friday (Jan. 13), starting at 8 p.m. The D.C. based-Schwartz, a classically trained violinist who has performed at the Black Squirrel on a number of occasions over the years, brings a folksy blend to […]

Here’s a B&B Getaway in West Virginia

The Michael Yeasley guest house is a charming way station tucked in downtown Shepherdstown, the oldest enclave in West Virginia and one teeming with restaurants, coffee shops and arts and crafts centers hard against the Potomac River. The two-story guest house features three bedrooms, two bathrooms and a kitchen. It sits on the property of […]

Here’s Jason

Laughing Like Crazy, featuring Baltimore native Jason Weems, makes its comedic debut in the Black Squirrel Tap Room on Wednesday (Nov. 9) at 8 p.m. Weems, a teacher’s aide by day and stand-up comedian at night, draws heavily from his experiences of interacting with his tiniest audiences at Leith Walk, where he has worked in […]

Black Squirrel to Open at Dunn-Loring Metro Stop

Amy Bowman, owner of the Black Squirrel Restaurant in Adams Morgan, is looking to extend her print with an early-spring opening of a gastropub in the complex known as the Shops at the Avenir Place in Vienna. The new suburban space at the Dunn-Loring Metro stop will feature many of the same elements of the […]

The Black Squirrel’s Seventh Annual Smashing Pumpkin Beer Fest

Attention Peter, Peter pumpkin drinkers: The Black Squirrel’s Seventh Annual Smashing Pumpkin Beer Fest commences Friday, October 9th, starting at 5pm. Join the Squirrel for a night stuffed with all things pumpkin. Pumpkin beers will be flowing on 18 of the 57 tap lines, featuring the following line-up: 21st Amendment/Elysian He Said Pumpkin Belgian Triple […]

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