President Wilson House Garden Soiree: An Evening of Music, Wine, Hors d'oeuvres, and Dancing under the Stars
Indulge in an enchanting evening of music, dancing, and entertainment under the stars and a centennial celebration of Woodrow Wilson House.
 
Kindly note that for the safety of our members, events are presently open only to guests who are fully vaccinated with proof of vaccination required for admission.

Event Date

Thursday, October 14, 2021 at 6:00 PM

Event Address

Woodrow Wilson House
2340 S St NW
Washington DC 20008

Requested Attire

Please note that the event is presented as an OUTDOOR event so please dress accordingly considering the weather the day of the event to ensure you are warm and comfortable. Dress up in your favorite vintage or vintage-inspired attire! The party will be held in the back garden under a tent. Please wear appropriate shoes for walking in the beautiful Wilson House back garden considering the weather on the day of the event.

Event Description

You are cordially invited to President Woodrow Wilson House for an enchanting garden soiree and a celebration of music, wine, hors d'oeuvres, and dancing under the Stars. Celebrate the 100 year anniversary of the Wilsons moving into the Kalorama neighborhood with an elegant garden soiree as you meet and mingle with other distinguished guests in attendance.

Your evening begins with light appetizers, live entertainment by the Foggy Bottom Whomp Stompers, and a one-of-a-kind silent auction of unique items to raise funds for the mission of the Woodrow Wilson House. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to experience one of Washington DC's most historic mansions. Just off the beaten path of Embassy Row in the heart of Washington, D.C. the house is historically preserved - a time capsule from 1924!

Light appetizers served may include:
Lobster Grilled Cheese!
Bacon wrapped scallops
Vegan Beet Salad
BBQ chicken sliders
Served with Gimlets and Sour Cherry Old Fashions (while supplies last)

Health & Safety: Proof of COVID vaccination is required for admission. Due to COVID, we will be celebrating the 100th Anniversary of Woodrow Wilson House under a tent.

Masks are required inside the House.

           TICKETS           
All online ticket sales are final. We are unable to issue refunds for tickets purchased due to expenses incurred to present the event.
 

Kindly note that for the safety of our members, events are presently open only to guests who are fully vaccinated with proof of vaccination required for admission.

Event Agenda (May change)

::: VIP ADMISSION at 6PM will enjoy General Admission Benefits plus:

Champagne reception from 6PM to 6:50PM.

Guided preview of the House's upcoming exhibit, Suffrage Outside, featuring historic suffrage items from the Kelley Collection, with Executive Director, Elizabeth Karcher

Gift bag valued at $25, including a ticket to a specialty tour

Seating available 6PM - 7PM

Early access to outside events under the tent including a silent auction of one-of-a-kind item.

Event concludes at 9PM

:::: ADMISSION AT 7 PM ($85) WILL ENJOY:

Light hors d'oeuvres and libations with one drink ticket. Additional drink tickets are $7.

Entertainment by the Foggy Bottom Whomp-Stompers

Access to events under the tent, including the not-to-be-missed silent auction of unique items.

Event concludes at 9PM

Map/Parking


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.

Event Notes

Proof of COVID Vaccine is required and will be checked at admission for you as well as any of your guests. All online ticket sales are final. No cancellations or refunds on tickets for any reason.

By participating in the event, you accept responsibility to arrive for the event on time. Due to expenses incurred, we are unable to offer refunds if you are unable to attend the event for any reason. Purchase of tickets for the event constitutes your acceptance of our no-refund policy. Event details are subject to change as we continue to refine the event.

Tickets will be released to the person who purchased the tickets upon presenting photo ID. If you purchased more than one ticket, please arrive for admission with your guest(s).

By participating in the event, you agree to follow the DC COVID guidelines in effect at the time of the event: https://coronavirus.dc.gov/

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