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Spend this evening — and tomorrow afternoon — on one of the area’s best rooftop decks

On Saturday afternoons, Ozio's rooftop deck hops with DJs, drink specials and capacity crowds, thanks to the Day Party. (Justin Dean/Courtesy of the Usual Suspectz)

Our new gallery rounds up 20 of our favorite destinations for alfresco drinks and snacks, whether you’re looking for a low-key dive, a clubby atmosphere with cocktails or an afternoon happy hour.

Enjoy the outdoors as much as you can before the summer humidity arrives. We hope this guide helps.

Fritz Hahn has covered bars, drinks and nightlife for the Washington Post Weekend Section since 2003, but he also writes about everything from Civil War battlefields to sailing classes. You can find him on Twitter and Instagram.


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