A Taste of Slovenia: Embassy Slovenia Dinner Reception, Jazz Concert and Celebration of Slovenian Art, Culture, Cuisine, and Wine
Delightful Slovenian music concert followed by a delectable dinner feast of Slovenian cuisine & wine. Attend on your own or with friends to discover Slovenia as you meet ICDC members.

Event Date

Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at 7:00 PM

Event Address

Embassy of Slovenia
2410 California Street
Washington DC 20008

Requested Attire

Business or cocktail attire requested

Event Description

The International Club of DC, with the cooperation of the Embassy of Slovenia, cordially request the pleasure of your company for an enchanting evening of Slovenian culture, art, music, cuisine, and wine at the Embassy of Slovenia. This is a wonderful opportunity to discover Slovenia through all your senses while meeting other ICDC members!

The evening begins with a short presentation of Slovenia and the Slovenian culture, geography, trade, and tourism. Afterwards you will enjoy a musical performance by Slovenian jazz musicians who study and work in New York City. This evening will also showcase the artwork of sculptor David Vertacnik. Then you will be invited to a buffet feast of traditional Slovenian delicacies and with Slovenian wine served at the open bar. The evening will also provide you with the opportunity to meet diplomatic personnel at the embassy and International Club of DC members in attendance.

Please note that space at the Embassy of Slovenia is limited and we expect this event to sell out in advance. Please reserve your tickets soon before we are sold out!

:::: Slovenian Jazz Music Performance
Jure Pukl - Tenor Saxophone  | Will Slater - Bass | ┼Żan Tetickovic - Percussion

:::: Dinner Buffet of Slovenian Delicacies (menu may change):
MOTOVILJCEVA SOLATA S KROMPIRJEM:
Mashed Salad with Potatoes

SKOLJKE IN RAKI NA BUZARO:
Sate Mussels and Shrimp in Tomato Wine Sauce

PISCANEC Z GOBAMI IN TESTENINAMI V VINSKI OMAKI:
Stewed Chicken with Mushrooms & Tagliatelle, Served in Wine Sauce with Dumplings

KRANJSKA KLOBASA IN DOMACI KRUH:
Carniolian Sausage & Home-made Bread

SVINJINA S KISLIM ZELJEM:
Roasted Pork with Sate Sauer Kraut

Desserts:
KREMSNITA, POTICA IN DOMACI PISKOTI
Bled Cream Cake, Walnut Roll, Cookies

PREKMURSKA GIBANICA:
Prekmurje layer cake with poppy seeds, walnuts, apples, raisins and ricotta fillings

Tickets

  $49.00 - Embassy of Slovenia Reception for ICDC Members:
Join us a delightful Slovenian music concert followed by a delectable dinner feast of Slovenian cuisine & wine.


Please note that online ticket sales are non-refundable. The current ticket prices are listed above. Please note that ticket prices are subject to increase as we approach the commencement of the event and we encourage you to reserve your tickets early, as space is limited.

The International Club of DC Thanks Our Sponsors

 

Event Agenda (May change)

7:00 PM Reception commences
7:30 PM Welcome Remarks, concert performance, and dinner reception
9:15 PM Evening concludes

Map/Parking

Closest Metro is Du Pont Circle. Please call (202) 637 7000 for Metro directions.

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.