Social Scene: 34th Annual Lombardi Gala

April 13, 2022

The 34th Annual Lombardi Gala on March 24 raised close to $1.2 million. Georgetown Lombardi friends and supporters (300 to be exact) were welcomed to The Anthem at the Wharf […]

Social Scene: Washington Opera Society Gala


The Washington Opera Society recently hosted a splendid evening of dining and opera under the gracious patronage of H.E. Philippe Étienne in La Maison Français at the Embassy of France. […]

Spring Preview Gala Guide  

February 9, 2022

Spring is just a mere few weeks away, and we’re looking forward to gala season. Here are just a few of the parties we are excited about this season. More […]

Friends of Book Hill Park Needs Your Help     

November 10, 2021

The last two years have been challenging for everyone, and the Friends of Book Hill Park is no exception. Due to the pandemic, FBHP could not host its fundraiser. In late 2020, […]

Julia & Julia at Rose Park Party   


The Friends of Rose Park had a “Julia & Julia” moment, as its fundraiser was held Nov. 4 at the one-time home of America’s cooking teacher and TV personality Julia […]

Wolf Trap 50th Anniversary Gala

October 7, 2021

On September 25, Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts celebrated 50 years with a gala of cocktails and an al fresco dinner on their newly renovated outdoor pavilions. After […]

‘Kings, Queens and Quarterbacks’ at Meridian 

August 19, 2021

Social secretaries from foreign embassies across Washington’s diplomatic community gathered in the opulent garden of the Meridian International Center Aug. 11 and joined in celebrating the recently arrived White House […]

Fairmont’s Royal Ascot Garden Party

June 18, 2021

For those who are not able to travel to the UK for Royal Ascot this June, Fairmont Washington, D.C., Georgetown is holding a Royal Ascot Garden Party. On Friday, June […]

7th Annual A WINNter Affair

February 24, 2018

The 7th Annual A WINNter Affair is an evening for young professionals to socialize, dance and enjoy specialty cocktails created for this event by some of the area’s best mixologists. […]

Buy a Lady a Drink at Belgian Ambassador’s Residence

July 27, 2017

More than 150 guests gathered June 28 at the residence of Belgian Ambassador Dirk Wouters to support the Buy A Lady A Drink campaign, a partnership between Stella Artois and […]