• Tango and Champagne Soiree: Argentine Tango Lessons and Evening in Buenos Aires on Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 7:00 PM
  • Library of Congress Guided Tour on Saturday, June 11, 2022 at 11:45 AM
  • Portuguese Ambassador's Residence Classical Concert and Dinner by the Ambassador's Staff on Friday, June 17, 2022 at 6:30 PM
  • Embassy Row Rooftop Night in Havana Under the Stars with Latin Band and Salsa Lessons on Friday, June 24, 2022 at 6:30 PM
  • Indian Cooking Class at Heritage India followed by Lunch and Dessert on Sunday, August 21, 2022 at 11:30 AM
  • French Embassy Concert and Wine Reception: An evening of Opera Music: Cabaret on Friday, October 21, 2022 at 7:00 PM
  • Library of Congress Guided Tour on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 11:45 AM
  • Embassy Row Rooftop Night in Havana Under the Stars with Latin Band and Salsa Lessons on Friday, July 22, 2022 at 6:30 PM
  • Chocolate Feast in Spain: Exquisite Chocolates and Truffles Masterfully Paired with Cava, Red, and White Wines from Spain on Wednesday, June 22, 2022 at 7:00 PM
  • Indian Cooking Class at Heritage India followed by Lunch and Dessert on Sunday, June 12, 2022 at 11:30 AM
  • Black Tie New Year's Eve Gala at the Luxurious Willard Intercontinental: DC's Premier and most luxurious International New Year's Eve Celebration on Saturday, December 31, 2022 at 7:45 PM

We are Washington’s premier organization for internationally-minded professionals who enjoy international cultural experiences. In partnership with over 80 embassies, along with museums and other cultural organizations in Washington DC, we present a variety of private cultural and networking events for our membership 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, June 11, 2022 at 11:45 AM: 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.

The ball was a wonderful elegant event that seemed like a dream! We look forward to attending again next year! Thanks for organizing it... you did a superb job!

Marian (Attendee of Viennese Ball)


The Great Gatsby Ball at the National Museum of Women in the Arts

F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel “The Great Gatsby” characterized the glamor and decadence of the 1920s and out Great Gatsby Ball offered the perfect setting to experience the elegance, splendor, and extravagance of 1920s America.

New Year's Eve Gala Nightclub Experience

Our New Year's Eve Gala includes 8 themes of entertainment with live bands, DJs, and other entertainers presenting a variety of music for a magnificent New year's Eve celebration. The nightclub experience is one of the most popular themed ballrooms of our New Year's Eve gala.

Upcoming Events


Library of Congress Guided Tour - Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 11:45 AM


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 tens 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.

Tango and Champagne Soiree: Argentine Tango Lessons and Evening in Buenos Aires - Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 7:00 PM


Join us on your own or with friends to enjoy an evening of champagne and Argentine Tango dancing with lessons at the Gallery at the Ven at Embassy Row, in the heart of DuPont Circle. Experience the Tango, one of the most passionate dances that brings to life the romance of 1930s Buenos Aires as you make new friends. A dance partner or prior dance experience are not needed to attend. Reserve your tickets now.

Library of Congress Guided Tour - Saturday, June 11, 2022 at 11:45 AM


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 tens 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.

Indian Cooking Class at Heritage India followed by Lunch and Dessert - Sunday, June 12, 2022 at 11:30 AM


Join us on your own or with friends for an exciting culinary journey to India as you discover exotic spices and how to prepare a complete Indian meal with dessert at home. The chef at Heritage India, one of the most celebrated Indian restaurants in town, will demonstrate how easy it is to prepare a delicious Indian meal. The cooking demonstration is followed by lunch with dessert as you meet and enjoy the company of other ICDC Members.  Reserve your tickets now.

Portuguese Ambassador's Residence Classical Concert and Dinner by the Ambassador's Staff - Friday, June 17, 2022 at 6:30 PM


The International Club of DC with the cooperation of the Embassy of Portugal and His Excellency Ambassador Domingos Fezas Vital, the Portuguese Ambassador to the United States, cordially request the pleasure of your company for the rare delight of an evening featuring a delightful classical piano concert followed by a dinner buffet feast of Portuguese delicacies prepared especially for you by the Ambassador's staff! The evening begins with a delightful concert featuring Nuno Marques, one of Portugal's finest and most sought-after Portuguese pianists of his generation. The intimate and beautiful setting of the Portuguese Ambassador’s residence provides the perfect setting for you to discover Portugal through all your senses while meeting the Ambassador, distinguished diplomats and staff at the embassy along with ICDC members in attendance.  Reserve your tickets now.

Chocolate Feast in Spain: Exquisite Chocolates and Truffles Masterfully Paired with Cava, Red, and White Wines from Spain - Wednesday, June 22, 2022 at 7:00 PM


Indulge in a fun-filled evening to feast on exquisite chocolate and truffles masterfully paired with cava, red, and white wine from Spain for a match made in heaven! Whether you come on your own or with friends, indulge in a delectable feast to please your palate as you make new friends at our intimate chocolate studio!  Start your evening with a refreshing glass of Cava Rosé, and enjoy a flight of cava, white and red wines, while learning about how to choose your next bottle of fine wine. The “DC Wine Guys” from Tradewinds promise to show how easy it is to understand and appreciate Spanish wine.  The evening would not be complete without the usual pairing of The Chocolate House's masterful selection of premium fine chocolates for tasting, as well as 3 world class chocolate truffles made by artisan chocolatiers. Our chocolate tastings frequently sell out well in advance as space is limited. Reserve your tickets now.

Embassy Row Rooftop Night in Havana Under the Stars with Latin Band and Salsa Lessons - Friday, June 24, 2022 at 6:30 PM


You are cordially invited to the Ven at Embassy Row, Washington DC’s premiere boutique hotel in the heart of Dupont Circle, for an unforgettable experience of networking and socializing as we present to you a Night in Havana Under the Stars with dancing to a Latin band. Join us to be immersed in a cultural experience of music and dance after the sunset with the Washington skyline as a spectacular backdrop.

The evening starts with salsa lessons followed by dancing to our Latin band performing sounds of Havana. Reserve your tickets now, as space is limited.

As you meet other guests, enjoy cocktails and other drinks available for purchase while you take in the rooftop’s relaxed ambiance. Join us at 6:30 PM to relax and meet other guests as we show you how to dance salsa or join us after 7:30 PM to dance to our Latin band under the stars. After the sunset, experience an evening of music as you dance to our Latin band playing sounds of Havana. If you sign up for the salsa lessons, please make sure that you arrive by 6:30 PM. Reserve your tickets now.

Embassy Row Rooftop Night in Havana Under the Stars with Latin Band and Salsa Lessons - Friday, July 22, 2022 at 6:30 PM


You are cordially invited to the Ven at Embassy Row, Washington DC’s premiere boutique hotel in the heart of Dupont Circle, for an unforgettable experience of networking and socializing as we present to you a Night in Havana Under the Stars with dancing to a Latin band. Join us to be immersed in a cultural experience of music and dance after the sunset with the Washington skyline as a spectacular backdrop.

The evening starts with salsa lessons followed by dancing to our Latin band performing sounds of Havana. Reserve your tickets now, as space is limited.

As you meet other guests, enjoy cocktails and other drinks available for purchase while you take in the rooftop’s relaxed ambiance. Join us at 6:30 PM to relax and meet other guests as we show you how to dance salsa or join us after 7:30 PM to dance to our Latin band under the stars. After the sunset, experience an evening of music as you dance to our Latin band playing sounds of Havana. If you sign up for the salsa lessons, please make sure that you arrive by 6:30 PM. Reserve your tickets now.

Indian Cooking Class at Heritage India followed by Lunch and Dessert - Sunday, August 21, 2022 at 11:30 AM


Join us on your own or with friends for an exciting culinary journey to India as you discover exotic spices and how to prepare a complete Indian meal with dessert at home. The chef at Heritage India, one of the most celebrated Indian restaurants in town, will demonstrate how easy it is to prepare a delicious Indian meal. The cooking demonstration is followed by lunch with dessert as you meet and enjoy the company of other ICDC Members.  Reserve your tickets now.

French Embassy Concert and Wine Reception: An evening of Opera Music: Cabaret - Friday, October 21, 2022 at 7:00 PM


The International Club of DC and the RCAS cordially requests the pleasure of your company at the Embassy of France for a delightful evening of classical music. You are welcome to attend on your own or with friends. The concert is followed by a wine reception to meet other guests in attendance. Tickets for the rare delight of a classical concert at the French Embassy featuring the world-renowned performers are only $55 for a limited time. 
 Reserve your tickets now.

Black Tie New Year's Eve Gala at the Luxurious Willard Intercontinental: DC's Premier and most luxurious International New Year's Eve Celebration - Saturday, December 31, 2022 at 7:45 PM


Steeped in 200 years of history, the iconic Willard InterContinental Washington, DC is the venue for Washington's premier & most luxurious international New Year's Eve celebration. Celebrate New Year's Eve in grand style & indulge in a sophisticated haven of luxury & service in the heart of Washington DC as we welcome 2023!

We have assembled a selection of the finest entertainment from around the world to bring you an unparalleled and spectacular evening of sophistication and elegance. Attend on your own or with friends and join other outgoing internationally-minded professionals from around the city and the globe for an exciting New Year's Eve gala.

You do not need a date to attend so attend on your own or with friends. Experience an unforgettable New Year's Eve party as you indulge in free-flowing champagne, an open bar, a spectacular balloon drop, & dance the night away to live bands & DJs. For dinner choose from a VIP sit down 3-course dinner with champagne or a dinner buffet of international cuisine. Also enjoy exquisite desserts by the pastry chef at the Willard! Reserve your tickets now.