Embassy of Slovakia Dinner Reception and Evening of Slovak Art, Culture, music, Cuisine, and Wine
Attend on your own or with your friends to taste Slovak cuisine prepared by the Embassy Chef along with wine and drinks. Enjoy a presentation of Slovak culture as you learn about Slovakia while you meet ICDC members and diplomats in attendance.

Event Date

Friday, April 28, 2017 at 7:00 PM

Event Address

The Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Washington
3523 International Court NW
Washington DC 20008

Requested Attire

Business or cocktail attire requested

Event Description

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.

Indulge in a traditional dinner buffet feast of Slovak delicacies prepared especially for us by the embassy chef. Also enjoy wine and other drinks served at the open bar as you meet ICDC Members and diplomats in attendance. Please reserve your tickets early since space at the embassy is limited.

+ Taste traditional Slovak delicacies prepared especially for you by the embassy chef
+ Sample wine served at the open bar
+ Enjoy Slovak art at the embassy
+ Discover sights and scenes of Slovakia
+ Enjoy all this while socializing with ICDC members and making new friends!

The evening starts with a presentation about Slovakia (economy, tourism, and culture) followed by a short video about its natural and historical beauties. Afterwards you will enjoy a presentation of Slovak culture along with a traditional dinner feast of Slovak culinary delights prepared especially for you by the  embassy chef.

:::: Dinner Menu of Authentic Slovak Cuisine Presented by the Embassy Chef
(Dinner menu is subject to change as the embassy chef refines the menu...)

Mixed salad with appetizers 
Beef goulash with dumplings
Chicken paprikash with halushky/spetzle
Potato pancakes

Apple and nuts strudel
Slovak white and red wines
 
Red and white wine
Non-alcoholic beverages

:::: Slovak Music Performance
Slovakia is proud of its rich traditions, beautiful dances and songs. Beata Begeniova with her band will take you to a folkloric journey through Slovakia capturing the emotion, fire and passion of this country. The musicians come from varied East-European backgrounds, finding a common musical language. Their breathtaking performance is enhanced by their technical brilliance. 

Please note that the event is presented for you to walk around the embassy, meet ICDC members, as well as embassy staff during the dinner reception, as you discover the Slovak republic. Kindly note that though there will be limited seating, the event is not presented as a seated function. The event will be presented rain, shine, or snow and event details are subject to change.

Tickets

  $59.00 - Discounted ticket for Embassy of Slovakia Reception for ICDC Members:
Join us a delightful dinner reception at the Embassy of Slovakia.

$75.00 - General Admission ticket for Embassy of Slovakia Reception for ICDC Members:
Join us a delightful dinner reception at the Embassy of Slovakia.


Please note that online ticket sales are non-refundable.

Event Agenda (May change)

7:00 PM Reception commences
7:20 PM Welcome Remarks, Slovak cultural and tourism presentation followed by a buffet dinner of Slovak delecacies
9:15 PM Evening concludes

Map/Parking

The Embassy is located about 3 blocks from the Van Ness Metro station. Parking around the Embassy is very limited. We recommend Uber, public transportation or a cab, if possible.

Please note that the map is enclosed below as a courtesy to you and for your convenience but we do not guarantee the accuracy of the map or the directions provided by Google. It is your responsibly to arrive safely and on time at the address of the event disclosed above.

Parking is limited to street parking in the vicinity of the venue. Kindly note that, as is the case in most major cities, the availability of street parking in Washington DC is limited and beyond our control. Due to the limited availability of parking, we highly recommend a cab, Uber/Lyft or other transportation option. The event start at the designated time so please allow sufficient time for traffic/travel/transportation and parking as these factors are beyond our control.