• Sunset Rooftop Live Art Series: An Evening of Music, Art, and Views of the DC Skyline on Friday, August 19, 2016 at 7:00 PM
  • Embassy of Saudi Arabia Dinner Reception and Cultural Presentation on Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 7:00 PM
  • A Chocolate Feast in Spain: Exquisite Chocolates and Truffles Masterfully Paired with Cava, Red, and White Wines from Spain on Thursday, August 18, 2016 at 7:00 PM
  • Tour of the US Capitol on Saturday, September 17, 2016 at 1:20 PM
  • Library of Congress Guided Tour on Saturday, July 30, 2016 at 1:30 PM
  • Tennis Lessons with Practice Time: All Skill Levels Welcome on Sunday, September 11, 2016 at 2:00 PM
  • Embassy Of Poland Gala Concert and Dinner: Delightful celebration of Polish Music, Culture, Cuisine, and Wine on Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 6:30 PM
  • Sunset Rooftop Live Art Series: An Evening of Music, Art, and Views of the DC Skyline on Friday, July 29, 2016 at 7:00 PM
  • Black Tie New Year's Eve Gala: DC's Premiere and most luxurious International New Year's Eve Celebration on Saturday, December 31, 2016 at 7:30 PM
  • French Embassy Wine, Desserts, and Dance Soiree with Viennese Waltz, Tango, and Salsa Lessons on Friday, August 5, 2016 at 7:00 PM
  • 18 Embassies - One Night of Food, Music, Art and Drinks at Noche Iberoamericana Festival on Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 4:44 PM
  • Embassy of France Vintage French Music and Dance Soiree: Alors On Danse! on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at 7:30 PM
  • Art After Dark: After Hours Soiree at the Art Museum of the Americas - An Exclusive and Delightful Art, Music, and Dance Soiree under the Stars on Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 7:00 PM
  • After Hours Soiree at the Kreeger Museum on Friday, October 21, 2016 at 6:30 PM
  • Embassy Of Lithuania Gala Concert and Dinner: Enchanting Evening of of Lithuanian Music, Culture, Cuisine, and Wine on Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 6:30 PM

We are Washington’s premiere organization for internationally-minded professionals who enjoy international cultural experiences. In partnership with over 70 embassies in Washington DC, along with museums and other cultural organizations, we present a variety of private events for our membership of over 47,000 professionals 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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Embassy Of Lithuania Gala Concert and Dinner: Enchanting Evening of of Lithuanian Music, Culture, Cuisine, and Wine

Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 6:30 PM: We cordially request the pleasure of your company at the Embassy of Lithuania for a delightful celebration of Lithuanian music, culture, and art along with a dinner buffet feast of Lithuanian delicacies prepared by the Embassy Chef. The evening begins with welcome remarks by the Ambassador of Lithuania, His Excellency Ambassador Rolandas Krišciunas. Either join us for a VIP reception followed by a delightful piano and violin concert or join us after the concert for a delightful reception featuring a dinner buffest feast of traditional Lithuanian delicacies by the Embassy Chef. The event also presents a great opportunity to meet diplomatic personnel at the embassy as well as International Club of DC members in attendance. Space is limited. Please make your reservations early. Reserve your tickets now.

Thank you for your generous donation to the Francois-Xavier Bagnound US Foundation. Your support of the FXB programs enables FXB to continue its humanitarian efforts to provide medical and educational treatment and support, as well as relief from poverty, hunger, suffering and the assurance of basic human rights to children and their families affected by the AIDS pandemic. Your contribution to FXB is greatly appreciated, and every dollar will be spent directly on the FXB program costs for programs benefiting children in India who are affected by AIDS.

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Kreeger Museum Afterhours 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 was open late for an exclusive after-hours engagement featuring live jazz, appetizers, and cocktails.

2014 ICDC New Year Eve Gala

ICDC members enjoyed a magnificent New Year’s Eve celebration at one of Washington’s most luxurious hotels as we rang in 2014 in style. The gala featured a night of music, wine, dinner, desserts and dancing to 6 live bands, DJs along with a variety of other entertainment. Our annual New Year’s Eve celebration is Washington’s premiere NYE Gala for internationally-minded professionals.

Upcoming Events


Embassy of Saudi Arabia Dinner Reception and Cultural Presentation - Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 7:00 PM


Join us for a very special reception at the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia on your own or with friends to experience Saudi Arabian culture and cuisine. Meet the embassy staff and ICDC members with an interest in international cultures. The evening features a presentation of customary clothing from Saudi Arabia along with a presentation giving you insight into the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia including its people, culture, and customs. Feel free to ask anything you ever wanted to know about customs, lifestyle, politics in Saudi Arabia in the Question and Answer Session following the presentation. The evening concludes with a dinner buffet of Saudi Arabian culinary delights prepared by the embassy chef.  Reserve your tickets now.

Sunset Rooftop Live Art Series: An Evening of Music, Art, and Views of the DC Skyline - Friday, July 29, 2016 at 7:00 PM


Join us on your own or with friends at the Penthouse Rooftop Lounge at Vida for a fashionable sunset rooftop soiree featuring an evening of music, art, and views of the DC skyline. As you meet, network, and socialize with ICDC members in an elegant setting, watch the sunset along with an art exhibition by local artists. New Members are especially welcome! After the sunset enjoy views of the DC skyline under the stars with music played by our DJ. Our rooftop live art series is a great way to unwind and commence your weekend festivities! Reserve your tickets now.

Library of Congress Guided Tour - Saturday, July 30, 2016 at 1:30 PM


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 hundreds 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.

French Embassy Wine, Desserts, and Dance Soiree with Viennese Waltz, Tango, and Salsa Lessons - Friday, August 5, 2016 at 7:00 PM


Join us on your own or with friends, at the French Embassy to enjoy an evening of music, wine, French desserts & dancing! See the event description for delectable desserts presented at the event & experience an evening of Tango, Viennese Waltz, & Salsa lessons followed by an evening of dancing as you meet ICDC members. Dance the night away in the French embassy's ballroom while meeting ICDC members & learning how to dance the waltz, tango, & salsa. Come on your own or with friends as a dance partner or prior dance experience are not needed to attend! Wine & French desserts will be available for purchase. Don't miss this rare opportunity to enjoy a night of dancing at the French Embassy! Reserve your tickets now.

A Chocolate Feast in Spain: Exquisite Chocolates and Truffles Masterfully Paired with Cava, Red, and White Wines from Spain - Thursday, August 18, 2016 at 7:00 PM


Join us for 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 share the experience with us and 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 off 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.

Sunset Rooftop Live Art Series: An Evening of Music, Art, and Views of the DC Skyline - Friday, August 19, 2016 at 7:00 PM


Join us on your own or with friends at the Penthouse Rooftop Lounge at Vida for a fashionable sunset rooftop soiree featuring an evening of music, art, and views of the DC skyline. As you meet, network, and socialize with ICDC members in an elegant setting, watch the sunset along with an art exhibition by local artists. New Members are especially welcome! After the sunset enjoy views of the DC skyline under the stars with music played by our DJ. Our rooftop live art series is a great way to unwind and commence your weekend festivities! Reserve your tickets now.

Art After Dark: After Hours Soiree at the Art Museum of the Americas - An Exclusive and Delightful Art, Music, and Dance Soiree under the Stars - Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 7:00 PM


The International Club of DC and The Art Museum of the Americas, one of DC's finest museums dedicated to art from Latin America are pleased to present you an exclusive Afterhours engagement of art, music, and dancing under the stars in the museum's expansive garden with a reflecting pool overlooking the Organization of American States. The evening includes drinks along with dancing under the stars to our DJ and live music with mesmerizing video art projected outdoors. You will also be able to enjoy the art exhibits at the AMA as you meet other ICDC members. Join us on your own or with friends. Over 400 internationally-minded professionals are expected at this exclusive afterhours soiree so reserve your tickets now before we are sold out!
 Reserve your tickets now.

Embassy of France Vintage French Music and Dance Soiree: Alors On Danse! - Saturday, September 10, 2016 at 7:30 PM


We cordially request the pleasure of your company at "Alors on Danse", a vintage French Music and dance party at the ballroom of the Embassy of France! Dress up and attend on your own or with friends for the rare opportunity to dance the night away to French pop hits from the 70s to today as we recreate "Saturday Night Fever" French style! Also enjoy a buffet of light appetizers in the purest French tradition!
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Tennis Lessons with Practice Time: All Skill Levels Welcome - Sunday, September 11, 2016 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.

Tour of the US Capitol - Saturday, September 17, 2016 at 1:20 PM


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 Costa Rica Dinner Reception and Garden Soiree: Discover Lovely Tropical Beaches, the Wonders of Nature, Scintillating Culture, and Delectable Cuisine - Friday, September 23, 2016 at 7:00 PM


You are cordially invited to escape with us to discover and celebrate the beauty, culture, and cuisine of Costa Rica. Your evening at the Embassy of Costa Rica includes a presentation of Costa Rican culture and art as well as a dinner buffet of traditional Costa Rican delicacies with drinks served at the open bar. You will have a wonderful evening whether you attend on your own or invite your friends to join us. Weather permitting, you will also be able to enjoy the embassy’s garden! This is a wonderful opportunity to learn the rich culture and heritage of Costa Rica, as you discover one of the world’s most beautiful countries! Reserve your tickets now.

Embassy Of Lithuania Gala Concert and Dinner: Enchanting Evening of of Lithuanian Music, Culture, Cuisine, and Wine - Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 6:30 PM


We cordially request the pleasure of your company at the Embassy of Lithuania for a delightful celebration of Lithuanian music, culture, and art along with a dinner buffet feast of Lithuanian delicacies prepared by the Embassy Chef. The evening begins with welcome remarks by the Ambassador of Lithuania, His Excellency Ambassador Rolandas Krišciunas. Either join us for a VIP reception followed by a delightful piano and violin concert or join us after the concert for a delightful reception featuring a dinner buffest feast of traditional Lithuanian delicacies by the Embassy Chef. The event also presents a great opportunity to meet diplomatic personnel at the embassy as well as International Club of DC members in attendance. Space is limited. Please make your reservations early. Reserve your tickets now.

18 Embassies - One Night of Food, Music, Art and Drinks at Noche Iberoamericana Festival - Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 4:44 PM


We cordially request the pleasure of your company for a very special cultural event presented in cooperation with 18 Ibero-American embassies including the embassies of Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Portugal, Dominican Republic, Spain, Uruguay and Venezuela.

The event is presented at the Mexican Cultural Institute of the Embassy of Mexico, one of Washington's most magnificent and grand diplomatic venues. As you enjoy the evening, taste delectable local delicacies of the Iberoamerican countries being presented along with wine, cava and handcrafted cocktails. The evening also includes live musical performances and artwork on display. This multicultural fiesta is a great opportunity to meet representatives from 18 countries presenting the event along with internationally minded professionals attending the event. Reserve your tickets now.

Embassy Of Poland Gala Concert and Dinner: Delightful celebration of Polish Music, Culture, Cuisine, and Wine - Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 6:30 PM


Join us on your own or with friends to experience an enchanting evening of music, culture, art, and cuisine at the Embassy of Poland, one of Washington's most magnificent embassies. This is a wonderful opportunity to discover Poland through all your senses! The evening begins with welcome remarks and an overview of Poland, Polish culture, geography, trade, and tourism. Afterwards sit back and relax to a delightful classical concert. After the concert you will be invited to feast on a buffet of traditional Polish delicacies prepared with wine served at the open bar. 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. Reserve your tickets now.

After Hours Soiree at the Kreeger Museum - Friday, October 21, 2016 at 6:30 PM


The International Club of DC and The Kreeger Museum are 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 include an open bar serving white wine and beer. Reserve your tickets now.

Embassy of Montenegro Dinner Reception with the Ambassador of Montenegro: Discover the Beauty of the Adriatic - Friday, November 4, 2016 at 7:00 PM


The International Club of DC, with the cooperation of the Embassy of Montenegro, cordially requests the pleasure of your company for an enchanting evening of Montenegrin culture, cuisine, and wine at the Embassy of Montenegro. Come by yourself or with friends for a wonderful opportunity to discover Montenegro and the beauty of the Adriatic. The evening includes welcome remarks and an overview of Montenegro, Montenegrin culture, geography, and tourism. Feast on a buffet of traditional Montenegrin delicacies along with wine served at the open bar. This is also a great opportunity to meet diplomatic personnel at the embassy as well as International Club of DC members in attendance. Space is limited. Reserve your tickets now.

Black Tie New Year's Eve Gala: DC's Premiere and most luxurious International New Year's Eve Celebration - Saturday, December 31, 2016 at 7:30 PM


Attend on your own or with friends and join other outgoing internationally-minded professionals from around the city and the globe to celebrate New Year's Eve in grand style at the Marriott Marquis, a sophisticated haven of luxury & service in the heart of DC. We have once again assembled a selection of the the finest entertainment from around the world to bring you an unparalleled and spectacular evening of sophistication and elegance.

Experience a celebration of international culture, music, cuisine, & dancing to the music of 5 live bands: Latin salsa band, Big Band Orchestra, Irish Band, a Buenos Aires tango ensemble, and a Trinidad-Tobago Island band. Enjoy a stunning balloon drop at midnight, mock casino gambling, free flowing champagne, party favors, a full premium open bar, champagne toast at mid-night, gourmet tea and coffee, and first-class service.

For dinner choose from either a sit down 3-course dinner with champagne or sample international fare at our destination dinner buffets, with cuisine representing vibrant destinations from around the world. We have also arranged specially discounted rooms at the Marriott Marquis. Join us for a memorable, fun-filled evening of celebration for singles and couples – it’s simply DC's premier New Year's Eve gala! Reserve your tickets now.