Is it summer if you don’t indulge in ice cream or drink outdoors? Old-school mom-and-pop shops aren’t just for bipeds anymore, and neither are area happy hours.
Casa Rosada Artisan Gelato
Woody’s Ice Cream
Peterson’s Ice Cream Depot
Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers
Fairfax and Fredericksburg
Nathan’s Dairy Bar
First Monday of the month, from 5-7 p.m., Yappy Hour at Tyson’s Biergarten is hosted by the Ambassador Pit Bull Alliance. Partake in German and Belgium beers and gourmet sausages. Adoptable pups will be there too.
Every Tuesday from 4-7 p.m., Jackson 20’s patio is turned over to the dogs for an evening of cocktails and dinner options, plus treats for the pups.
Salamander Resort & Spa
Held every Tuesday from 5-7 p.m., Salamander Resort gives a chance for dogs to enjoy happy hour with peanut butter-filled Kongs toys and dog food like grilled chicken and beef along with specialty drinks for their human counterparts.
Quinn’s on the Corner
Every Monday, from 3-7 p.m., Wag & Brew sponsors a weekly event for dogs to chow down on either a treat or dog ice cream while their owners enjoy drink specials and $10 snack baskets.