• Tennis Lessons with Practice Time: All Skill Levels Welcome on Sunday, June 25, 2023 at 2:00 PM
  • Embassy of France Soiree: An Evening in Paris with French Food, Wine, Music on Saturday, June 3, 2023 at 7:00 PM
  • Austrian Embassy Annual Viennese Ball: A Night in Vienna and Magnificent Celebration of Austrian Music, the Viennese Waltz, Wine, and Desserts on Friday, October 13, 2023 at 7:00 PM
  • July 4th Fireworks Cruise: Enjoy Magnificent views of the Fireworks and the DC Skyline on Tuesday, July 4, 2023 at 7:40 PM
  • Tour of the US Capitol with Walking Tour from Union Station on Saturday, July 15, 2023 at 11:30 AM
  • Embassy of the Czech Republic Evening of Czech Culture, Music and Dancing to Orchester Praževica Performing Music from Czechia & Dinner Reception with Traditional Czech Cuisine on Wednesday, October 11, 2023 at 6:30 PM
  • 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 Sunday, December 31, 2023 at 7:30 PM
  • Tour of the US Capitol with Walking Tour from Union Station on Saturday, June 17, 2023 at 11:30 AM
  • Austrian Embassy Viennese Waltz Lessons and Dance Rehearsal for Viennese Ball on Thursday, October 12, 2023 at 6:00 PM
  • Embassy of Latvia, Concert, Evening of Latvian Culture, and Dinner Reception on Thursday, September 7, 2023 at 7:00 PM
  • Embassy of Sri Lanka Dinner Reception: Discover the Tropical Island Paradise of Sri Lanka on Friday, June 2, 2023 at 7:00 PM
  • Embassy Row Rooftop White Night in Havana Under the Stars with Latin Band and Salsa Lessons on Friday, June 16, 2023 at 6:30 PM
  • Embassy of Sweden House of Sweden EU Presidency Celebration & Ukrainian Music Concert on Thursday, June 1, 2023 at 6:00 PM
  • Tango and Champagne Soiree: Argentine Tango Lessons and Evening in Buenos Aires on Wednesday, June 21, 2023 at 7:00 PM
  • French Embassy Concert and Wine Reception: Music of Modest Mussorgsky on Friday, October 13, 2023 at 7:00 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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Tennis Lessons with Practice Time: All Skill Levels Welcome

Sunday, June 25, 2023 at 2:00 PM: We invite you to join us for one of our most popular outdoor activities that frequently sellout well in advance. Our monthly tennis lessons are a great opportunity to practice the game, learn, and meet other ICDC members who enjoy playing tennis in a fun and easygoing environment. The event also includes the opportunity to meet and socialize with other attendees. Reserve your tickets now.

A glimpse of our recent Viennese Ball at the Embassy of Austria: A magical evening of Viennese music and dance.

Thanks so much for accommodating us last Friday night. We had a great time on the cruise. My husband and I are planning to become members and start enjoying the rest of your wonderful activities. Everyone seems so nice and friendly... Can't wait to see how the pictures turned out!

Sue Ezzati (Attendee of Margarita Cruise on the Potomac River)


Sri Lankan Ambassador's Residence Dinner Reception

We discovered the tropical island paradise of Sri Lanka at a very special dinner reception hosted for ICDC Members at the residence of the Ambassador of Sri Lanka that featured Sri Lankan music and dancing along with Sri Lankan delicacies prepared by the embassy chef.

Chocolate and Wine Tasting Feast

We enjoyed a fun-filled evening combining the most exquisite chocolate of the world with fine wine from Spain. Our chocolate tastings are a wonderful opportunity to indulge in a delectable feast to please your palate as you share the experience with us and make new friends. We hope to see you at our next chocolate tasting.

Upcoming Events


Embassy of Sweden House of Sweden EU Presidency Celebration & Ukrainian Music Concert - Thursday, June 1, 2023 at 6:00 PM


In celebration of Sweden's EU Presidency, you are cordially invited to a delightful evening of Ukrainian music performed by Gerdan with Grammy winning Dr. Andrei Pidkivka at the Embassy of Sweden - House of Sweden to support Ukrainian children affected by the ongoing conflict.

Your evening begins with welcome remarks by: Her Excellency Ambassador Karin Olofsdotter, the Ambassador of Sweden to the United States and Her Excellency Ambassador Oksana Markarova, the Ambassador of Ukraine to the United States.

Don't miss this rare opportunity to enjoy an evening at the Embassy of Sweden - House of Sweden, one of the most magnificent embassies in Washington DC in the heart of Georgetown overlooking the Potomac and iconic monuments. House of Sweden is a physical representation of Swedish values - such as openness, transparency and democracy - and the flagship of Sweden’s public diplomacy in the United States.

The concert by Gerdan offers a sampling of Ukrainian folk music including Gerdan's original arrangements of the songs and instrumental music from different regions of Ukraine. Gerdan's musicians tell the story about the culture and heritage of the Ukrainian people who love freedom.

After the concert enjoy a reception of light hors d'oeuvres as you meet diplomats and International Club of DC members in attendance. Kindly note that the event does not include dinner. Please plan to have dinner before or after the event.
 Reserve your tickets now.

Embassy of Sri Lanka Dinner Reception: Discover the Tropical Island Paradise of Sri Lanka - Friday, June 2, 2023 at 7:00 PM


The International Club of DC cordially requests the pleasure of your company for a very special evening at the Embassy of Sri Lanka. The evening includes an authentic dinner buffet of Sri Lankan delicacies prepared by the embassy chef along with the opportunity to learn about Sri Lanka, its people, geography, history, and culture. The evening begins with welcome remarks by the Ambassador of Sri Lanka about Sri Lanka’s culture, geography, trade, and tourism. Afterwards you will be invited to feast on a buffet of authentic Sri Lankan delicacies along with world renowned Ceylon Tea. 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. Don't miss this opportunity to discover one of the world's most exotic travel destinations and a tropical island paradise. Reserve your tickets now.

Embassy of France Soiree: An Evening in Paris with French Food, Wine, Music - Saturday, June 3, 2023 at 7:00 PM


We cordially request the pleasure of your company at the Embassy of France for a delightful evening of French music, wine, and culture. You are welcome to attend the event on your own or with friends to network with fellow Francophiles, French VIPs, diplomats, professionals and business people in the wonderful Maison Francaise at the French Embassy.
 Reserve your tickets now.

Embassy Row Rooftop White Night in Havana Under the Stars with Latin Band and Salsa Lessons - Friday, June 16, 2023 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.

Tour of the US Capitol with Walking Tour from Union Station - Saturday, June 17, 2023 at 11:30 AM


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.

Tango and Champagne Soiree: Argentine Tango Lessons and Evening in Buenos Aires - Wednesday, June 21, 2023 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 with Walking Tour from Union Station - Saturday, June 24, 2023 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.

Tennis Lessons with Practice Time: All Skill Levels Welcome - Sunday, June 25, 2023 at 2:00 PM


We invite you to join us for one of our most popular outdoor activities that frequently sellout well in advance. Our monthly tennis lessons are a great opportunity to practice the game, learn, and meet other ICDC members who enjoy playing tennis in a fun and easygoing environment. The event also includes the opportunity to meet and socialize with other attendees. Reserve your tickets now.

July 4th Fireworks Cruise: Enjoy Magnificent views of the Fireworks and the DC Skyline - Tuesday, July 4, 2023 at 7:40 PM


Step aboard our cruise boat for spectacular views of the July 4th fireworks & sweeping views of the magnificent DC skyline. As the Washington nightlife comes to life after the sunset, meet ICDC members and enjoy a memorable cruise with panoramic views of the illuminated iconic monuments and DC skyline at a distance. As we gently cruise past the majestic sights of DC, enjoy desserts served aboard the boat along with an open bar serving champagne, wine, and other drinks. Watching the fireworks from the Potomac River is a magical and memorable experience! Our July 4th fireworks cruises sold out each of the last 10 years, so please make your reservations early! Reserve your tickets now.

Chocolate Feast in Spain: Exquisite Chocolates and Truffles Masterfully Paired with Cava, Red, and White Wines from Spain - Thursday, July 6, 2023 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 White Night in Havana Under the Stars with Latin Band and Salsa Lessons - Friday, July 7, 2023 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.

Tour of the US Capitol with Walking Tour from Union Station - Saturday, July 15, 2023 at 11:30 AM


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.

Embassy of Latvia, Concert, Evening of Latvian Culture, and Dinner Reception - Thursday, September 7, 2023 at 7:00 PM


The International Club of DC with the cooperation of the Embassy of Latvia and His Excellency Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Maris Selga, the Latvian Ambassador to the United States, cordially request the pleasure of your company for the rare delight of an evening at the Embassy of Latvia to discover Latvian culture along with a dinner buffet feast of Latvian delicacies! The intimate and beautiful setting of the Latvian Embassy provides the perfect setting for you to discover Latvia 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.

Embassy of the Czech Republic Evening of Czech Culture, Music and Dancing to Orchester Praževica Performing Music from Czechia & Dinner Reception with Traditional Czech Cuisine - Wednesday, October 11, 2023 at 6:30 PM


Enjoy a delightful evening of live music and dancing at the Embassy of the Czech Republic. Indulge in a dinner buffet feast of Czech cuisine along with Czech beer as you make new friends. You do not need a date or prior dance experience to attend, as we will show you how to dance even if you have never danced before with a swing dance lesson at the beginning. Afterwards dance the night away to live music by Orchester Praževica, performing music from the Czech Republic with influences from countries of the lower Danube including Slovakia, Hungary, Croatia, Macedonia, Bulgaria, Romania.

Enjoy a delightful evening of live music and dancing at the Embassy of the Czech Republic, in honor of Eliška Junková, the first woman ever to win a Grand Prix motor race. Born in the Czech lands, she was famously known as the “Queen of the Steering Wheel” as she competed in the 1920s against Europe’s top male drivers, an unconceivable accomplishment at that time. Her pioneering legacy was preserved in the classic jazz composition "Bugatti Step” by famous Czech composer Jaroslav Ježek. Reserve your tickets now.

Austrian Embassy Viennese Waltz Lessons and Dance Rehearsal for Viennese Ball - Thursday, October 12, 2023 at 6:00 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. Please make your reservations early, as space is limited. Reserve your tickets now.

Austrian Embassy Annual Viennese Ball: A Night in Vienna and Magnificent Celebration of Austrian Music, the Viennese Waltz, Wine, and Desserts - Friday, October 13, 2023 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.

French Embassy Concert and Wine Reception: Music of Modest Mussorgsky - Friday, October 13, 2023 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. The concert is followed by a wine reception. You are welcome to attend on your own or with friends. Tickets for the rare delight of a classical concert at the French Embassy featuring the world-renowned performers are only $59 for a limited time. 
 Reserve your tickets now.

French Embassy Concert and Wine Reception: The Grand Finale! - Friday, December 8, 2023 at 6:45 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. The concert is followed by a wine reception. You are welcome to attend on your own or with friends. Tickets for the rare delight of a classical concert at the French Embassy featuring the world-renowned performers are only $59 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 - Sunday, December 31, 2023 at 7:30 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 2024!

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.