DNV Rooftop Open for Summer with On-going Events
DNV Rooftop, the rooftop bar located atop Kimpton Donovan Hotel, is now open for the 2018 season. Washingtonians are invited 14 stories up for playful summer cocktails, rooftop brunch overlooking Thomas Circle, live DJ entertainment, and the return of DNV Rooftop Sunday Pool Parties. The DNV Rooftop is open from 4:00 p.m. to close Monday-Friday, weather permitting. The rooftop bar is open from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m. on Saturdays and 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. on Sundays. No reservations are required. ?
Enjoy a new line-up of perfect poolside cocktails from new lead bartender Justin Golash, including the “What’s On Frotation?,” a selection of rotating frozen drinks and the “Choose Ya Booze,” a spiced ginger-lime cooler served with a choice of gin, vodka, rum, or whiskey. Other specialty cocktails include “Silence is Spicy,” a spiced margarita with house-made harissa, “Tour de ‘Nana,” rum based with hints of banana flavor, “Orange Rush,” orange crush plus red bull, “TEA-ki,” a tiki tea cocktail, and of course a shareable fish bowl, “The Life Aquatic,” Cachaca with blueberry shrub, lemon juice, mint tea and a Swedish Fish garnish.
Rooftop Rewind Thursdays
Beginning Thursday, May 3, DNV Rooftop will bring back Rooftop Rewind on Thursdays to kickoff the weekend. DJ Lee will return to play his signature beats every Thursday night from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. (weather permitting) through the end of summer. His throwback sets will be a combination of 80’s, 90’s, and 00’s hits, which he specially curates for each crowd’s tastes. There is no cover charge and no reservations are required.
DNV Rooftop Brunches
DNV Rooftop kicks off its 2018 weekend brunch service on Mother’s Day weekend. Beginning Saturday, May 12, Executive Chef Yo Matsuzaki will offer a new seasonal brunch menu on Saturdays and Sundays. Hearty options include a breakfast sandwich with grilled bacon, egg, and cheese, avocado toast with lemon zest and ricotta crumbles on grilled ciabatta bread, and superfood nachos with grilled chicken, chili sauce, avocado, nori, black beans, fried eggs, and melted cheese. Brunch is served on Saturdays and Sundays from 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., weather permitting. For brunch reservations, call 202.379.4366.
DNV Rooftop Sunday Pool Parties
Now in its second year, the DNV Rooftop Sunday Pool Parties will again give pool access to both Kimpton Donovan Hotel guests and locals not staying at the hotel every Sunday through the summer. Beginning Memorial Day weekend, the DNV Rooftop pool will be open for swimming and sunning from 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. The first Sunday pool party will take place on Sunday, May 27. A $10 entry fee is charged at the door for pool party participants. Guests must be 21+ to attend. No reservations are required.