Georgetown Village to Honor José Andrés, Martin Family, Dec. 3 

November 11, 2020

Georgetown Village — a neighbor-helping-neighbor organization focusing on Georgetown residents 55 years old and up — is doing things differently this year. “We’ve pivoted quickly to meet the needs of members during the pandemic,” said Executive Director Lynn Golub-Rofrano.  

That …

FAIR Girls to Hold Virtual Fundraiser, June 30

June 27, 2020

The FAIR Girls 2020 virtual fundraiser — “A Celebration of Resilience and Hope, Ending Human Trafficking One Life at a Time” — will take place on Tuesday, June 30. With between 18,000 and 20,000 victims trafficked in the U.S. every …

Holy Trinity School Celebrates at Sequoia

March 12, 2020

On Leap Day, Feb. 29, Holy Trinity School supporters returned to Sequoia — the Washington Harbour restaurant with floor-to-ceiling views of the Potomac River — along with friends, more than ample food and local-favorite rock band Basement Riot.

Sweethearts & Patriots: Stronger Each Year for Wounded Warriors

February 25, 2020

Sweethearts and Patriots, the annual fundraiser for wounded warriors, returned for the second year to the French Embassy on Feb. 8. A favorite among twenty and thirty somethings, the event has blossomed from a small charity evening at the City …

‘Affair of the Heart’: Health in Style

February 13, 2020

The Marriott Marquis ballroom was resplendent in red on Feb. 4 as nearly 900 attendees gathered for “An Affair of the Heart,” the 72nd luncheon and show of spring fashions from Bloomingdale’s Chevy Chase. The event — co-chaired by Gita …

Choral Arts Holiday: ‘Songs of the Season’

December 23, 2019

The Choral Arts Society of Washington held its 39th annual Holiday Concert and Gala at the Kennedy Center on Monday, Dec. 16. With German Ambassador Emily Haber and her husband Hansjörg as honorary patrons, German heritage was reflected in several …

Four Seasons Hosts 3rd Annual ‘Light Up The Season’

December 5, 2019

“Light Up The Season,” the annual community fundraising event benefiting Children’s National Hospital, will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 15, at the Four Seasons Hotel on Pennsylvania Avenue NW in Georgetown.

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Tartan Pride at the Willard

December 4, 2019

The Willard Hotel reverberated with the sounds of bagpipes Nov. 16, as the St. Andrew’s Society of Washington, D.C., celebrated its 70th Tartan Ball. Highland dancers, single malt whiskey and plenty of guys in kilts — including Christ Church Georgetown’s …

Holiday Fun: Georgetown and Beyond


Yuletide magic is luminous in D.C.’s oldest neighborhood. It’s time to fill your Advent calendar with only the best and brightest. From the sparkly to the spiritual, it’s all here — the main events in Georgetown, of course, with nearby …

Stars Align for the American Portrait Gala

November 20, 2019

The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery attracted more than 700 to its spectacular American Portrait Gala Nov. 17. The red carpet event shimmered with cultural icons, celebrities and artists—and raised more than $2 million to support the museum. Awardees were Frances …