DC Cocktail Week kicks off with preview event Nov. 1


In advance of the annual DC Cocktail Week next month, the Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington will host a preview event next Wednesday at Jack Rose Dining Saloon, 2007 18th St. NW.

Tickets for the Nov. 1 “sneak peek happy hour” cost $35 and are available at dccocktailweek.com.

Six restaurants plan to offer specialty cocktails, and eight distilleries will serve spirits. Participating restaurants include the Saloon, as well as Convivial, Baba, Indique, Sally’s Middle Name and Dram & Grain.

The District’s fifth cocktail week will run from Nov. 13 through 19, offering guests cocktail and hors d’oeuvre specials at more than 40 restaurants.