• Embassy of Ukraine Concert and Dinner Reception on Thursday, June 18, 2015 at 7:00 PM
  • After Hours Soiree at the Kreeger Museum on Friday, May 29, 2015 at 6:30 PM
  • Destination Mexico: Mexican Cultural Institute Evening of culture and history of the Yucatan with Mexican Cuisine and Drinks on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 6:30 PM
  • Georgetown Rooftop Happy Hour under the Stars at the Luxurious Graham Hotel on Thursday, May 28, 2015 at 6:30 PM
  • French Embassy Great Gatsby Ball: Celebrate Summer with an Evening of Music and Dance on Friday, May 1, 2015 at 7:30 PM
  • Tour of the US Capitol on Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 1:40 PM
  • French Embassy Dance Soiree in Paris on Friday, June 26, 2015 at 7:00 PM
  • Rock Creek Park Springtime Hike on Sunday, April 26, 2015 at 12:30 PM
  • Embassy of Slovakia Dinner Reception and Concert: An Evening in Slovakia Celebratinng Slovak Art, Culture, music, Cuisine, and Wine on Friday, June 5, 2015 at 7:00 PM
  • Meet The Winemakers: Austrian Embassy Wine Tasting and Dinner Reception on Monday, April 20, 2015 at 6:30 PM
  • Austrian Embassy Viennese Masquerade Ball and ICDC Anniversary Gala on Friday, October 9, 2015 at 7:00 PM
  • Embassy of Saudi Arabia Dinner Reception and Cultural Presentation on Friday, June 12, 2015 at 7:00 PM
  • Library of Congress Guided Tour on Saturday, May 23, 2015 at 1:30 PM
  • Once in a Lifetime Overseas Adventure to Enchanting Slovenia and Beautiful Venice on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 4:30 PM
  • An Evening in Havana: Salsa and Merengue Lessons followed by Latin Dance Party on Thursday, June 4, 2015 at 7:00 PM

We are Washington’s premiere organization for internationally-minded professionals who enjoy international cultural experiences. In partnership with over 70 embassies in Washington DC, along with museums and other cultural organizations, we present a variety of private events for our membership of over 47,000 professionals in the DC area. Our events are presented with the goal of helping members share cultural experiences and meet likeminded individuals. We warmly invite you to join us as we venture out to discover your city and your world!

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Library of Congress Guided Tour

Saturday, May 23, 2015 at 1:30 PM: Explore the exterior architectural majesty of Union Station & the Supreme Court culminating in a Library of Congress tour. Attend on your own or with friends to discover a jewel of DC architecture & the world's largest library & the treasures that lie in archives of millions of books, films, & maps dating back to Aztecs. Reserve your tickets now.

I just wanted to say thank you for such a great event yesterday at the National Cathedral! I had never attended an ICDC event before, and my first one was a fascinating experience. I look forward to attending more events in the future. Thanks again.

Rachel Morowitz


An Evening in Buenos Aires Tango Soiree

Join us for our monthly Argentine Tango evenings to learn one of the most passionate and romantic dances. A partner or prior dance experience is not necessary and the lessons are followed by a tango dance Milonga reminiscent of Buenos Aires.

French Embassy Summer Music Festival

Each year on the summer solstice, the French gather in the streets to celebrate the change of seasons with la Fête de la Musique — a dynamic tapestry of music and dancing. ICDC members enjoyed this annual Summer Music and Garden Festival, the largest cultural festival hosted at the French Embassy. The lively atmosphere in the French Embasys garden included over 50 bands and street performers from around the world.

Upcoming Events


Meet The Winemakers: Austrian Embassy Wine Tasting and Dinner Reception - Monday, April 20, 2015 at 6:30 PM


Join us as some of Austria's most prominent winemakers present over 40 wines for a tasting at the Austrian Embassy. This is a rare opportunity to meet and speak directly with the winemakers while sampling some of the most exiting new wines imported to the USA today. We will pair the wine with a dinner buffet of Austrian food for an exciting culinary experience. The evening will conclude with tastings of delicious world renowned Austrian Ice-wine! Space is limited so please make your reservations early. Reserve your tickets now.

Destination Mexico: Mexican Cultural Institute Evening of culture and history of the Yucatan with Mexican Cuisine and Drinks - Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 6:30 PM


Join us to celebrate the culture and cuisine of the beautiful region of Yucatan! You are invited to the historic Mexico Cultural Institute, one of the grandest diplomatic venues in DC, to experience the flavors of distinctive Yucatecan dishes, including traditional panuchos, pavo en escabeche, cochinita pibil, and relleno negro, along with open bar serving flavored margaritas, tequila, beer & wine. Speakers native to Mexico will share with guests the rich history and culture of Yucatan, a diverse region located in southeastern Mexico. In addition, a dance group will delight guests with colorful performances of traditional Yucatan dances. Space is limited.
 Reserve your tickets now.

An Evening in Buenos Aires Tango Soiree - Friday, April 24, 2015 at 7:00 PM


For only $16 join us on your own or with friends for an evening of Argentine tango dancing the company of your ICDC friends in the candle lit 18th Street Lounge. Experience the Argentine Tango , one of the world's most passionate & romantic dances that bring to life the romantic flair of 1930s Argentina. Join us on your own or with friends for a night of music & dance. Prior dance experience not needed to attend! Reserve your tickets now.

Rock Creek Park Springtime Hike - Sunday, April 26, 2015 at 12:30 PM


You are invited to join us for a relaxing hiking trip to Rock Creek Park! For Washingtonians who love the outdoors, Rock Creek Park offers numerous trails to help escape the urban life. Discover trees and wild-life wake up from their winter slumber and explore one of Washington’s hidden treasures and an oasis of nature. You will also have the opportunity to meet other outdoor enthusiasts! We will hike a trail that offers a glimpse of different streams as well as hill top views of Rock Creek Park! The 4-mile hike has a several steep hills but is relatively flat on other areas. Reserve your tickets now.

French Embassy Great Gatsby Ball: Celebrate Summer with an Evening of Music and Dance - Friday, May 1, 2015 at 7:30 PM


You are cordially invited to the Embassy of France for our Great Gatsby Ball, on Friday May 1st! Join us on your own or with friends to celebrate summer and dance the night away to our big band orchestra. Whisper the password (or present your ticket!) to enter the secret world of speakeasy and discover the magnificent French Embassy reinvented for a night into a page from the F. Scotts Fitzgerald's "The Great Gatsby." Welcome summer with sophisticated celebration at one of DC's most magnificent diplomatic venues! A VIP champagne reception, dinner prepared by the French Embassy chef, desserts, music, wine, art, dancing, and more await you at our most magnificent summer gala. Discounted tickets available for a limited time! Reserve your tickets now.

Tour of the US Capitol - Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 1:40 PM


Explore the exterior architectural majesty of Union Station, Library of Congress, and the Supreme Court, culminating in a tour of the US Capitol. Join us for a special private tour of the exterior architecture of the eastern National Mall, culminating in a tour of the US Capitol interior. The tour starts at Union Station, where you will enjoy the breathtaking 96-foot coffered ceilings -- one of the finest examples of Beaux-Arts architecture. Also discover the awe-inspiring interior of the Capitol featuring a majestic mural depicting great heroes in American history. Our museum & gallery tours are some of our most popular events and frequently sell out well in advance. Reserve your tickets now.

A Taste of Slovenia: Embassy Slovenia Dinner Reception and Celebration of Slovenian Art, Culture, Music, Cuisine, and Wine - Thursday, May 7, 2015 at 7:00 PM


We cordially request the pleasure of your company for an enchanting evening of Slovenian culture, art, music, cuisine, and wine at the Embassy of Slovenia. The evening includes a music concert, followed by a dinner reception and open bar serving wine. This is a wonderful opportunity to discover Slovenia through all your senses while meeting other ICDC members whether you attend on your own or with friends! Our previous Slovenian Embassy reception sold out. Discounted tickets available for a very limited time. Reserve your tickets now.

Salsa Dance Cruise under the Stars aboard Potomac River Yacht Cruise to the sounds of our Salsa Band - Friday, May 8, 2015 at 7:55 PM


Join us to gently cruise past the majestic DC monuments while you dance under the stars to the music of our Latin band on the top open-air deck of our yacht. After boarding from Georgetown, cruise past the Georgetown waterfront, the Watergate, the Kennedy Center, as well as Lincoln and Jefferson Memorials. Relax in the climate controlled lower deck or dance the night away on the open-air top deck of our yacht. Capacity is limited. Discounted tickets for this unforgettable experience are available for a limited time. Please reserve your tickets soon, before we are sold out!
 Reserve your tickets now.

An Evening in Buenos Aires Tango Soiree - Friday, May 15, 2015 at 7:00 PM


For only $16 join us on your own or with friends for an evening of Argentine tango dancing the company of your ICDC friends in the candle lit 18th Street Lounge. Experience the Argentine Tango , one of the world's most passionate & romantic dances that bring to life the romantic flair of 1930s Argentina. Join us on your own or with friends for a night of music & dance. Prior dance experience not needed to attend! Reserve your tickets now.

Once in a Lifetime Overseas Adventure to Enchanting Slovenia and Beautiful Venice - Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 4:30 PM


Join us for a once in a lifetime opportunity to experience enchanting Slovenia and beautiful Venice by joining us for an overseas adventure presented in cooperation with the Embassy of Slovenia. The picturesque scenery, with an abundance of natural beauty all around, Slovenia is the is the perfect destination for a relaxed and luxurious holiday! You will be in the care of one of Slovenia's finest tour operators so you can sit back and enjoy the peaceful tranquility of the serene landscapes that make up Slovenia. Reserve your tickets now.

Library of Congress Guided Tour - Saturday, May 23, 2015 at 1:30 PM


Join us on your own or with friends to discover one of the jewels of Washington DC architecture as we tour the world's largest library & the treasures that lie in archives of hundreds of millions of books, films, & maps dating back to Aztecs. We meet at Union Station where you'll have the opportunity to meet & socialize with ICDC members. At Union station enjoy the breathtaking 96-foot coffered ceilings which have made it one of the finest examples of Beaux-Arts architecture. Our walking tour continues with the exterior architecture of Union Station, the Supreme Court , and culminates in an interior tour of the Library of Congress. Don't miss this opportunity to explore the mysteries hidden in the stacks at America's premier house of knowledge! Reserve your tickets now.

Georgetown Rooftop Happy Hour under the Stars at the Luxurious Graham Hotel - Thursday, May 28, 2015 at 6:30 PM


The Luxurious Graham Hotel's Rooftop sets the stage for an evening of networking & socializing as you enjoy the magnificent views of the Washington skyline at a distance. New members are especially welcome to join us and make new friends from around the world while enjoying handcrafted specialty cocktails. Reserve your tickets now.

After Hours Soiree at the Kreeger Museum - Friday, May 29, 2015 at 6:30 PM


The International Club of DC and The Kreeger Museum are pleased to present to you a wonderful evening of art and jazz! The Kreeger Museum, one of the world's finest museums of 19th and 20th century masterpieces of Monet, Picasso, Renoir, Cézanne, and others will be open just for ICDC members for an exclusive after-hours engagement featuring live jazz, appetizers, and cocktails. Tickets include an open bar serving white wine and beer. Reserve your tickets now.

An Evening in Havana: Salsa and Merengue Lessons followed by Latin Dance Party - Thursday, June 4, 2015 at 7:00 PM


For only $16 join us on your own or with friends to enjoy a Dance Soiree in Havana with salsa and merengue lessons at the candle-lit 18th Street Lounge. Prior dance experience not needed to attend, as we'll have you dancing in no time! After the dance lessons enjoy dancing as you meet other ICDC members. Reserve your tickets now.

Embassy of Slovakia Dinner Reception and Concert: An Evening in Slovakia Celebratinng Slovak Art, Culture, music, Cuisine, and Wine - Friday, June 5, 2015 at 7:00 PM


We cordially request the pleasure of your company at the Embassy of Slovakia for a very special celebration of Slovak culture, art, music, cuisine, and wine. Join us on your own or with friends to discover Slovakia through all your senses while you meet the embassy staff and ICDC members in attendance. The evening starts with a concert of traditional Slovak music. Afterwards enjoy a traditional dinner buffet feast of Slovak delicacies prepared especially for us by the embassy chef. You will also have the opportunity to enjoy wine and other drinks served at the open bar. Reserve your tickets now.

Embassy of Saudi Arabia Dinner Reception and Cultural Presentation - Friday, June 12, 2015 at 7:00 PM


Join us for a very special reception at the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia on your own or with friends to experience Saudi Arabian culture and cuisine. Meet the embassy staff and ICDC members with an interest in international cultures. The evening features a presentation of customary clothing from Saudi Arabia along with a presentation giving you insight into the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia including its people, culture, and customs. Feel free to ask anything you ever wanted to know about customs, lifestyle, politics in Saudi Arabia in the Question and Answer Session following the presentation. The evening concludes with a dinner buffet of Saudi Arabian culinary delights prepared by the embassy chef.  Reserve your tickets now.

Embassy of Ukraine Concert and Dinner Reception - Thursday, June 18, 2015 at 7:00 PM


Join us at the Embassy of Ukraine for a delightful concert. Attend on your own or with friends to experience a delightful evening in Ukraine featuring a dinner buffet of traditional Ukrainian delicacies by the embassy chef with an open bar.

Discover and explore a country rich in culture & history as you interact with the embassy staff with information about the history & future of Ukraine. You will also see a movie offering an overview of the beautiful land, culture, & people that make up Ukraine. Also tour the embassy’s rare collection of beautiful paintings and artistic pieces Tickets are limited-- our last Embassy of Ukraine concert sold out. Reserve your tickets now.

French Embassy Dance Soiree in Paris - Friday, June 26, 2015 at 7:00 PM


Join us on your own or with friends, at the French Embassy to enjoy an evening of music, wine, French desserts & dancing! See the event description for delectable desserts presented at the event & experience an evening of Tango, Viennese Waltz, & Salsa lessons followed by dancing as you meet ICDC members. Dance the night away in the French embassy's ballroom while meeting ICDC members & learning how to dance the waltz, tango, & salsa. Come on your own or with friends as a a dance partner or prior dance experience are not needed to attend! Wine & French desserts will be available for purchase. Don't miss this rare opportunity to enjoy a night of dancing at the French Embassy! Reserve your tickets now.

Austrian Embassy Viennese Masquerade Ball and ICDC Anniversary Gala - Friday, October 9, 2015 at 7:00 PM


You are cordially invited to experience a magical evening at the Austrian Embassy -- one of the grandest diplomatic venues in Washington DC for an unforgettable Viennese celebration of music, food, wine and dancing. Enjoy a night of dancing to our classical orchestra or watch the twirling silhouettes on the dance floor move to the sounds of the world’s most beloved waltzes, and other dance music from around the world. The Salon Orchestra of Washington will perform the world’s favorite Strauss waltzes, ballroom music from around the world and the famous Radetsky Grand March. You do not need a date to attend as we expect both singles and couples to join us. Reserve your tickets now.