• Austrian Embassy Viennese Waltz Lessons and Dance Rehearsal for Masquerade Ball on Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 7:00 PM
  • Georgetown Rooftop Happy Hour under the Stars at the Luxurious Graham Hotel on Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at 6:30 PM
  • Tour of the US Capitol on Saturday, August 15, 2015 at 1:00 PM
  • Library of Congress Guided Tour on Saturday, September 12, 2015 at 1:30 PM
  • An Evening in Havana: Salsa and Merengue Lessons followed by Latin Dance Party on Thursday, August 6, 2015 at 7:00 PM
  • Embassy Of Poland Gala Concert and Dinner: Delightful celebration of Polish Music, Culture, Cuisine, and Wine on Friday, October 23, 2015 at 6:30 PM
  • Art After Dark: After Hours Soiree at the Art Museum of the Americas - An Exclusive and Delightful Art, Music, & Dance Soiree under the Stars on Friday, August 28, 2015 at 8:00 PM
  • French Embassy End of Summer Dance Soiree in Paris on Friday, August 21, 2015 at 7:00 PM
  • Once in a Lifetime Overseas Adventure to Enchanting Slovenia and Beautiful Venice on Thursday, September 24, 2015 at 4:30 PM
  • Octoberfest Cruise Aboard Yacht under the Stars on the Potomac with Fall Craft Beers on Friday, September 25, 2015 at 7:45 PM
  • An Evening in Buenos Aires Tango Soiree on Friday, September 11, 2015 at 7:00 PM
  • Georgetown Sunset Kayaking: Enjoy Spectacular Views of the DC Skyline and Monuments on Sunday, August 23, 2015 at 5:00 PM
  • Embassy of Saudi Arabia Dinner Reception and Cultural Presentation on Friday, September 18, 2015 at 7:00 PM
  • Embassy of Uzbekistan National Day Celebration with a Dinner Feast of Uzbek Delicacies by Embassy Chef: An Evening of Uzbek Art, Cuisine, and Culture on Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 7:00 PM
  • Austrian Embassy Viennese Masquerade Ball and ICDC Anniversary Gala on Friday, October 9, 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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After Hours Soiree at the Kreeger Museum

Friday, October 2, 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.

The Swiss concert last night was the first event that my husband and I have attended and both of us found it to be very charming, well organized and just all around delightful. We enjoyed the atmosphere, the concert, the food and talking to other ICDC members. We are new members to the club and we look forward to attending many more events and the friendships that we will form. Thank you again.

Kurt Hegetschweiler Renee Hamilton (Attendee of Swiss Embassy Reception)


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.

Embassy Row Rooftop Soiree: White Night in Havana

Members of the International Club of DC celebrate summer at the rooftop of the Embassy Row Hotel , with an evening of live jazz and dancing under the stars amidst the Washington skyline with illuminated monuments at a distance. The evening starts with a live jazz performance at the rooftop setting the stage for a wonderful night of networking and socializing with other ICDC members. Our rooftop jazz and dance soiree under the stars is a great way to unwind and commence your weekend festivities while meeting

Upcoming Events


An Evening in Havana: Salsa and Merengue Lessons followed by Latin Dance Party - Thursday, August 6, 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.

Tour of the US Capitol - Saturday, August 15, 2015 at 1:00 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.

Georgetown Rooftop Happy Hour under the Stars at the Luxurious Graham Hotel - Wednesday, August 19, 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.

French Embassy End of Summer Dance Soiree in Paris - Friday, August 21, 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 an evening of 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 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.

Georgetown Sunset Kayaking: Enjoy Spectacular Views of the DC Skyline and Monuments - Sunday, August 23, 2015 at 5:00 PM


Experience a memorable kayaking adventure in Georgetown. No prior experience is necessary as we'll show you the basics before getting started. Gently floating inches from the water is a wonderful way to experience the monuments! Reserve your tickets now. Reserve your tickets early as our kayaking events are very popular and sell out in advance. Reserve your tickets now.

Embassy of Uzbekistan National Day Celebration with a Dinner Feast of Uzbek Delicacies by Embassy Chef: An Evening of Uzbek Art, Cuisine, and Culture - Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 7:00 PM


Celebrate the National Independence Day of Uzbekistan with a special dinner reception and cultural presentation featuring welcome remarks by the Ambassador Uzbekistan, His Excellency Ambassador Bakhtiyar Gulyamov. Join us to experience Uzbek culture, cuisine, and hospitality at the Embassy of Uzbekistan, one of the most magnificent ornate embassies in Washington DC. Your evening features a dinner buffet feast of traditional Uzbek delicacies by the embassy chef as well as a wonderful opportunity to tour the embassy’s rare collection of beautiful paintings and art pieces.
Attend on your own or with friends to meet other ICDC members. Reserve your tickets now.

Art After Dark: After Hours Soiree at the Art Museum of the Americas - An Exclusive and Delightful Art, Music, & Dance Soiree under the Stars - Friday, August 28, 2015 at 8:00 PM


The International Club of DC and The Art Museum of the Americas, one of DC's finest museums dedicated to art from Latin America are pleased to present you an exclusive Afterhours engagement of art, music, and dancing under the stars in the museum's expansive garden with a reflecting pool overlooking the Organization of American States. The evening includes drinks along with dancing under the stars to our DJ and live music with mesmerizing video art projected outdoors. You will also be able to enjoy the art exhibits at the AMA as you meet other ICDC members. Join us on your own or with friends. Over 400 internationally-minded professionals are expected at this exclusive afterhours soiree!
 Reserve your tickets now.

An Evening in Buenos Aires Tango Soiree - Friday, September 11, 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.

Library of Congress Guided Tour - Saturday, September 12, 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.

Embassy of Saudi Arabia Dinner Reception and Cultural Presentation - Friday, September 18, 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.

Once in a Lifetime Overseas Adventure to Enchanting Slovenia and Beautiful Venice - Thursday, September 24, 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.

Octoberfest Cruise Aboard Yacht under the Stars on the Potomac with Fall Craft Beers - Friday, September 25, 2015 at 7:45 PM


Join us to gently cruise past the majestic DC monuments while you enjoy views of the DC skyline under the stars as you meet and socialize with ICDC Members. As you enjoy sights of the DC skyline feast on sauerkraut and a fresh-off-the-grill Bratwurst -- A Rhine-like feast for only $9 (not included in cruise ticket). Also enjoy Fall craft beers, wine and Jagermeister sufficient to impress a Prussian Prince are available from the cash bar. Discounted tickets for this unforgettable experience are available for a limited time. 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 on the open-air top deck of our yacht.  Capacity is limited. Reserve your tickets now.

After Hours Soiree at the Kreeger Museum - Friday, October 2, 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.

Austrian Embassy Viennese Waltz Lessons and Dance Rehearsal for Masquerade Ball - Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 7:00 PM


Whether you plan to attend our Viennese Ball at Austrian Embassy or would simply like to learn how to dance the Viennese Waltz, as it is danced in Vienna, don't miss this rare opportunity to learn how to dance one of the most elegant and romantic dances of all time. The lessons will be taught on a wooden dance floor at the Austrian Embassy, one of the most magnificent embassies in Washington DC. A dance partner or prior dance experience is not necessary to attend and the Viennese waltz lessons will be taught by Herb and Carol Traxler. A Native of Austria, Herbert Traxler with his wife Carol Traxler have taught the Viennese waltz to hundreds of enthusiastic dancers in the DC area at the White House, Smithsonian, and many other venues. 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.

Embassy Of Poland Gala Concert and Dinner: Delightful celebration of Polish Music, Culture, Cuisine, and Wine - Friday, October 23, 2015 at 6:30 PM


Join us on your own or with friends to experience an enchanting evening of music, culture, art, and cuisine at the Embassy of Poland, one of Washington's most magnificent embassies. This is a wonderful opportunity to discover Poland through all your senses! The evening begins with welcome remarks and an overview of Poland, Polish culture, geography, trade, and tourism. Afterwards sit back and relax to a delightful classical concert. After the concert you will be invited to feast on a buffet of traditional Polish delicacies prepared with wine served at the open bar. The evening also provides you with the opportunity to meet diplomatic personnel at the embassy as well as International Club of DC members in attendance. Reserve your tickets now.