First Look: Inside DC’s GWAR Pop-Up Bar

Richmond punk/metal band GWAR has brought their gory, underworld style to 7th Street NW. You can check it out yourself through Halloween night, but we have a first look right here:

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The GWAR Pop-Up Bar took over after the planned Rick and Morty Pop-Up Bar was shuttered due to copyright issues.
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The bar will remain open through Halloween night — and the sometimes gory decorations featuring removed arms or disembodied spines make it a satisfying option for horror fans.
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The GWAR Pop-Up Bar was inspired by the mythic metal band.
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The bar serves themed drinks including the Oderus Eternal, named for the band's longtime frontman who died in 2014. The drink is made with green Chile vodka, Manzanilla, grapefruit and Perrier. For $52, you can get the drink in a limited-edition Hail Oderous Tiki Mug.
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Some of the cocktails are served in skull-shaped glasses.
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Other drinks include Jagermonsta Colada, I, Bonesnapper, Undead Swumbag and a RagNaRök Rickey. You can sip them all under a single watchful eyeball.
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The bar features memorabilia from the "shock punk" band's 34-year run.
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"If I was forced at gun point to describe GWAR, I would say they're a much funnier KISS, on steroids, during a WWE stage show peppered with intergalactic horror themes and a little Damien Hirst (the artist who sliced a cow in pieces and suspended it in a glass box)," Drink Company President Derek Brown wrote.
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Each room features a number of props, including the costumes of band leaders.
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Other pop-ups themes at the 7th Street NW bar included cherry blossoms, "Game of Thrones" and the royal wedding.
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