‘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 […]

Let’s Have a Ball!: 2021 Balls & Galas 


Compiled by Mary Bird & Kate Oczypok   After a tough 2020, area organizations and non-profits are getting creative holding their annual balls and galas while complying with local mask mandates. We compiled a list of […]

Kitty Kelley Book Club: ‘Blind Man’s Bluff: A Memoir’ 

August 18, 2021

Some memoirs flicker like fireflies on a summer night. Others pierce your psyche with their subjects’ tortured experiences, consequent miseries and — finally — their oh-so-glorious survival. “The Story of […]

Van Gogh Show Dazzles

August 12, 2021

We’ve been hearing the hype about “Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience.” It certainly sounds appealing: an interactive visual extravaganza — light projections, virtual reality — on the life and works […]

‘I Alone Can Fix It’ Q&A Packs Club

August 1, 2021

Carol Joynt welcomed back Washington Post Pulitzer Prize winners Carol Leonnig and Philip Rucker to a July 29 Q&A luncheon at The George Town Club to discuss their latest Donald […]

Weekend Round Up: July 29 – Aug. 1

July 29, 2021

Happy weekend! We’re moving into August on Sunday, which is traditionally a quiet time of year here in D.C. But there’s still plenty to do around town! MGM National Harbor […]

Summer Reading: Poetry, Philosophy, Science and Fiction

July 28, 2021

Several Georgetowner staffers offer their picks for summer reading in a delightfully diverse list of books, some of which are quite unexpected. Send us your picks, too, if you wish. […]

Chamber Dance Project Delights 

July 22, 2021

The D.C. area’s premier contemporary ballet company — The Chamber Dance Project — has brought back live dance with four world premieres including “Tear the Edge” to the ballroom of […]

Weekend Round Up: July 22 – 25  


The quiet of August may almost be upon us, but this weekend there are still so many things to do in the area. EventsDC launches its summer concert series with […]

Happy Hour with the Diplomatic Palate 


A hip, diplomatic crowd gathered at the Ven Embassy Row Hotel July 9 to help launch a series of international food tasting extravaganzas featuring the nation’s capital very own diplomats. […]