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We are Washington's premiere organization for internationally-minded professionals who enjoy international cultural experiences as well as social, educational, & outdoor events. We organize a variety of private events for our members each month. Learn about us, browse our event calendar, & join us as we venture out to discover your city & your world. In addition to attending events, you can be involved by volunteering or joining a committee! We look forward to welcoming you at an event soon! .

Friday, April 18 An Evening in Buenos Aires: Two to Tango - Argentine Tango Lessons and Latin Dance Party at 18th Street Lounge. For only $16 join us at the candle lit 18th Street Lounge for a delightful evening of music and dance! Experience the Argentine Tango, one of the world's most passionate and romantic dances that bring to life the romantic flair of 1930s Argentina. Attend on your own or with friends. We’ll have you dancing the Argentine Tango as it is danced in Buenos Aires, even if you have never danced before. The Argentine Tango is known around the world for its romance and bold flair and this is your opportunity to learn the tango from an expert instructor as you meet ICDC members in a friendly and relaxed setting. Reserve your tickets now, as space is limited.

Saturday, April 19 Library of Congress Guided Tour: Explore the exterior architectural majesty of Union Station and the Supreme Court culminating in a tour of the Library of Congress. Join us to discover one of the jewels of Washington DC architecture as we tour the world's largest library and what treasures lie in archives of hundreds of millions of books, films, and maps dating back to the time of the Aztecs. Our tour commences at Union Station where you will have the opportunity to meet and socialize with other 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, as capacity is limited.

Friday, April 25 Georgetown Dumbarton House Garden Soiree and Sophisticated Evening of Jazz and Dancing under the Stars - A Night in Casablanca. We cordially request the pleasure of your company at the Historic Dumbarton House Museum and Gardens to experience a night of sophisticated jazz, elegant fashion, and dancing under the stars (weather permitting) as you relive the romance and style of A Night in Casablanca! Your evening begins with a jazz performance as you meet ICDC members and stroll around the gardens (weather permitting). Afterwards enjoy a night of dancing under the stars and in the elegant ballroom to our live orchestra. Discover and explore one of Georgetown's most historic mansions as you make new friends whether you come on your own or invite friends. A delightful spring evening of music and dancing to the sounds of our jazz ensemble await you! Tickets only $20 for a very limited time. Reserve your tickets now -- our last garden soiree at Dumbarton House sold out.

Sunday, April 27 Rock Creek Park Spring-time Hike: Explore and Oasis of Nature in the Heart of DC. For Washingtonians who love outdoors, Rock Creek Park offers numerous trails that help escape the urban life. You are invited to join us for a relaxing hiking trip to Rock Creek Park as you discover trees and wild-life wake up from their winter slumber. Discover one of Washington’s hidden treasures and an oasis of nature and 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! Click here for tickets.

Thursday, May 01 Sri Lankan Ambassador’s Residence Dinner Reception: Discover the Tropical Island Paradise of Sri Lanka and experience Sri Lankan music, culture, and hospitality. Escape with us to the tropical island paradise of Sri Lanka! Join us for a delightful reception at the residence of the Ambassador of Sri Lanka to discover SRi Lanka as well as learn about our upcoming trip to Sri Lanka with His Excellency Jaliya Wickramasuriya, the Sri Lankan Ambassador to the United States. This is a rare opportunity to meet the Ambassador, indulge in traditional food and drinks from Sri Lanka, as well as learn about Sri Lanka, its people, geography, history, & culture. Enjoy a dinner feast of traditional Sri Lankan delicacies prepared by the embassy chef & learn about Sri Lankan culture, art, music, and traditions while discovering one of the world’s most exotic travel destinations. Please reserve your tickets soon, as space is limited.

Friday, May 02 After Hours Soiree at the Kreeger Museum: An Exclusive and Delightful Art and Jazz Soiree with Monet, Picasso, Renoir, Cézanne, and your ICDC friends. The International Club of DC and the Kreeger Museum is 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 includes an open bar serving white wine and beer. Enjoy the exquisite surroundings of Philip Johnson’s architectural masterpiece while listening to jazz, sipping wine and viewing The Kreeger Museum’s special exhibition on display. Tickets start at only $35 for a limited time.

Watch a video of our previous Kreeger Museum Afterhours Soiree | Other videos.


Friday, May 16, 2014. Austrian Embassy Viennese Opera Ball: Delightful Night of Music, Wine, Dinner, Desserts & Dance. You are cordially invited to the Austrian Embassy to indulge in a Viennese celebration of music, wine, dinner, & dance! Start your evening with a magnificent opera performance in the ballroom of the Austrian Embassy followed by a delectable dinner buffet of Viennese cuisine along with Austrian wine served at the open bar. The evening concludes with dancing to the music of a classical quartet performing Viennese waltzes and other beloved compositions so you can dance the night away in one of Washington's most magnificent embassies. Our Viennese Opera Ball is expected to be equally well attended by both singles & couples. Join us on your own or with friends to experience a magical night of music, wine, dinner & dance as you meet & socialize with ICDC members. Tickets are only $65 for a very limited time. Please reserve your tickets soon, as capacity is limited.

Saturday, June 21, 2014. The Great Gatsby Ball at the National Museum of Women in the Arts: A Midsummer Night’s Gala Celebration of sophisticated music, art, wine, desserts and dance.We cordially request the pleasure of your company for a 1920s-themed Great Gatsby Ball at the National Museum of Women in the Arts, one of Washington’s most beautiful exquisite venues. F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel “The Great Gatsby” characterized the glamor and decadence of the 1920s and you are invited to experience the elegance, splendor, and extravagance of 1920s America. You do not need a date to attend so come on your own or with friends. Whisper the password (or present your ticket!) to enter the secret world of speakeasy and discover the beautiful National Museum for Women in the Arts as it is reinvented for a night into a page from the F. Scotts Fitzgerald’s novel. Our Big Band will entertain you with thrilling 1920s era tunes whether you wish to dance the night away on the museum’s marble floor or simply enjoy a sophisticated evening on the museum’s mezzanine level overlooking the ballroom. Indulge in our Great Gatsby dessert feast with wine and drinks served at the open bar. Photos will be taken of arriving guests (singles, couples and group shots). Discounted tickets available for a limited time.

Watch a video of last year's Great Gatsby Ball | Other videos.

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Sunset and Moonlight Kayaking

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Midsummer Night's Ball

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July 4th Fireworks Cruise

Sunset and Moonlight Kayaking

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French Embassy Holiday Gala

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ICDC Anniversary Gala

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Upcoming Events: Select "Event Calendar" from the menu above for details on upcoming events.
 1 An Evening in Buenos Aires: Two to Tango - Argentine Tango Lessons and Latin Dance Party at 18th Street Lounge [4/18]
 2 Library of Congress Guided Tour: Explore the exterior architectural majesty of Union Station and the Supreme Court culminating in a tour of the Library of Congress [4/19]
 3 Georgetown Dumbarton House Garden Soiree and Sophisticated Evening of Jazz and Dancing under the Stars - A Night in Casablanca [4/25]
 4 Rock Creek Park Spring-time Hike: Explore and Oasis of Nature in the Heart of DC [4/27]
 5 Sunset kayaking on the Potomac & picnic at our Georgetown dock [4/27]
 6 Sri Lankan Ambassador’s Residence Dinner Reception: Discover the Tropical Island Paradise of Sri Lanka and experience Sri Lankan music, culture, and hospitality [5/1]
 7 After Hours Soiree at the Kreeger Museum: An Exclusive and Delightful Art and Jazz Soiree with Monet, Picasso, Renoir, Cézanne, and your ICDC friends [5/2]
 8 Freer Art Gallery Tour: Discover art from America, Egypt, China, Japan, South Asia and the Islamic World [5/4]
 9 Austrian Embassy Viennese Opera Ball: Delightful Night of Music, Wine, Dinner, Desserts & Dance [5/16]
 10 The Great Gatsby Ball at the National Museum of Women in the Arts: A Midsummer Night’s Gala Celebration of sophisticated music, art, wine, desserts and dance [6/21]
 11 Independence Day July 4th Fireworks Cruise Aboard Private Yacht: Magnificent views of the July 4th fireworks with SUmmer BBQ [7/4]

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Friday, April 18, 2014. An Evening in Buenos Aires: Two to Tango - Argentine Tango Lessons and Latin Dance Party at 18th Street Lounge. For only $16 join us at the candle lit 18th Street Lounge for a delightful evening of music and dance! Experience the Argentine Tango, one of the world's most passionate and romantic dances that bring to life the romantic flair of 1930s Argentina. Attend on your own or with friends. We’ll have you dancing the Argentine Tango as it is danced in Buenos Aires, even if you have never danced before. The Argentine Tango is known around the world for its romance and bold flair and this is your opportunity to learn the tango from an expert instructor as you meet ICDC members in a friendly and relaxed setting. Reserve your tickets now, as space is limited.

Saturday, April 19, 2014. Library of Congress Guided Tour: Explore the exterior architectural majesty of Union Station and the Supreme Court culminating in a tour of the Library of Congress. Join us to discover one of the jewels of Washington DC architecture as we tour the world's largest library and what treasures lie in archives of hundreds of millions of books, films, and maps dating back to the time of the Aztecs. Our tour commences at Union Station where you will have the opportunity to meet and socialize with other 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, as capacity is limited.

Friday, April 25, 2014. Georgetown Dumbarton House Garden Soiree and Sophisticated Evening of Jazz and Dancing under the Stars - A Night in Casablanca. We cordially request the pleasure of your company at the Historic Dumbarton House Museum and Gardens to experience a night of sophisticated jazz, elegant fashion, and dancing under the stars (weather permitting) as you relive the romance and style of A Night in Casablanca! Your evening begins with a jazz performance as you meet ICDC members and stroll around the gardens (weather permitting). Afterwards enjoy a night of dancing under the stars and in the elegant ballroom to our live orchestra. Discover and explore one of Georgetown's most historic mansions as you make new friends whether you come on your own or invite friends. A delightful spring evening of music and dancing to the sounds of our jazz ensemble await you! Tickets only $20 for a very limited time. Reserve your tickets now -- our last garden soiree at Dumbarton House sold out.

Sunday, April 27, 2014. Rock Creek Park Spring-time Hike: Explore and Oasis of Nature in the Heart of DC. For Washingtonians who love outdoors, Rock Creek Park offers numerous trails that help escape the urban life. You are invited to join us for a relaxing hiking trip to Rock Creek Park as you discover trees and wild-life wake up from their winter slumber. Discover one of Washington’s hidden treasures and an oasis of nature and 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! Click here for tickets.

Sunday, April 27, 2014. Sunset kayaking on the Potomac & picnic at our Georgetown dock. Conclude your weekend with a most memorable kayaking session by the Georgetown waterfront. Watch the sunset over the Potomac as we kayak around the Roosevelt Island with spectcular views of Georgetown and the Washington monuments. Gently floating just inches from the water is a wonderful way to experience the monuments! After the sunset, watch a full moon rise above the sky to illuminate the Potomac River and the monuments. Our kayaking events are very popular and sell out in advance. Click here for tickets. See photos from our previous kayaking session.

Thursday, May 01, 2014. Sri Lankan Ambassador’s Residence Dinner Reception: Discover the Tropical Island Paradise of Sri Lanka and experience Sri Lankan music, culture, and hospitality. Escape with us to the tropical island paradise of Sri Lanka! Join us for a delightful reception at the residence of the Ambassador of Sri Lanka to discover SRi Lanka as well as learn about our upcoming trip to Sri Lanka with His Excellency Jaliya Wickramasuriya, the Sri Lankan Ambassador to the United States. This is a rare opportunity to meet the Ambassador, indulge in traditional food and drinks from Sri Lanka, as well as learn about Sri Lanka, its people, geography, history, & culture. Enjoy a dinner feast of traditional Sri Lankan delicacies prepared by the embassy chef & learn about Sri Lankan culture, art, music, and traditions while discovering one of the world’s most exotic travel destinations. Please reserve your tickets soon, as space is limited.

Friday, May 02, 2014. After Hours Soiree at the Kreeger Museum: An Exclusive and Delightful Art and Jazz Soiree with Monet, Picasso, Renoir, Cézanne, and your ICDC friends. The International Club of DC and the Kreeger Museum is 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 includes an open bar serving white wine and beer. Enjoy the exquisite surroundings of Philip Johnson’s architectural masterpiece while listening to jazz, sipping wine and viewing The Kreeger Museum’s special exhibition on display. Tickets start at only $35 for a limited time.

Sunday, May 04, 2014. Freer Art Gallery Tour: Discover art from America, Egypt, China, Japan, South Asia and the Islamic World. Join us for a special tour of the Highlights of the Freer Art Gallery. Discover the highlights of the Freer Gallery of Art including American paintings by James McNeill Whistler, Ancient Egyptian Art, Chinese Art dating from Neolithic times (ca. 7000–ca. 2000 B.C.E.), Korean Ceramics, South Asian and Himalayan Art and others. Space is limited. Please reserve your tickets now.

Friday, May 16, 2014. Austrian Embassy Viennese Opera Ball: Delightful Night of Music, Wine, Dinner, Desserts & Dance. You are cordially invited to the Austrian Embassy to indulge in a Viennese celebration of music, wine, dinner, & dance! Start your evening with a magnificent opera performance in the ballroom of the Austrian Embassy followed by a delectable dinner buffet of Viennese cuisine along with Austrian wine served at the open bar. The evening concludes with dancing to the music of a classical quartet performing Viennese waltzes and other beloved compositions so you can dance the night away in one of Washington's most magnificent embassies. Our Viennese Opera Ball is expected to be equally well attended by both singles & couples. Join us on your own or with friends to experience a magical night of music, wine, dinner & dance as you meet & socialize with ICDC members. Tickets are only $65 for a very limited time. Please reserve your tickets soon, as capacity is limited.

Saturday, June 21, 2014. The Great Gatsby Ball at the National Museum of Women in the Arts: A Midsummer Night’s Gala Celebration of sophisticated music, art, wine, desserts and dance. We cordially request the pleasure of your company for a 1920s-themed Great Gatsby Ball at the National Museum of Women in the Arts, one of Washington’s most beautiful exquisite venues. F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel “The Great Gatsby” characterized the glamor and decadence of the 1920s and you are invited to experience the elegance, splendor, and extravagance of 1920s America. You do not need a date to attend so come on your own or with friends. Whisper the password (or present your ticket!) to enter the secret world of speakeasy and discover the beautiful National Museum for Women in the Arts as it is reinvented for a night into a page from the F. Scotts Fitzgerald’s novel. Our Big Band will entertain you with thrilling 1920s era tunes whether you wish to dance the night away on the museum’s marble floor or simply enjoy a sophisticated evening on the museum’s mezzanine level overlooking the ballroom. Indulge in our Great Gatsby dessert feast with wine and drinks served at the open bar. Photos will be taken of arriving guests (singles, couples and group shots). Discounted tickets available for a limited time.

Friday, July 04, 2014. Independence Day July 4th Fireworks Cruise Aboard Private Yacht: Magnificent views of the July 4th fireworks with SUmmer BBQ. Step aboard our luxurious yacht for spectacular views of the 4th of July fireworks while enjoying the company of your ICDC friends! As the Washington nightlife comes to life after the sunset, meet ICDC members aboard our yacht and enjoy a memorable experience aboard our newly chartered yacht with magnificent views of the illuminated monuments and DC skyline at a distance. Imagine gently cruising past the majestic sights of Washington while you enjoy a BBQ dinner with drinks served at the cash bar and the shimmering lights of DC at a distance. Either relax in the climate controlled deck or enjoy the sights on the open-air front deck of our yacht. Our July 4th cruises have sold out on each of the last 8 years. Reserve your tickets now before we are sold out. Please click here for tickets.

 

 


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