International Club of DC
WHAT: International Club of DC
WHEN: Friday, May 31, 2019 – 7pm - 10:30pm
WHERE: La Maison Française – 4101 Reservoir Rd, NW - Washington, D.C. - 20007
$29.00 - 7PM Admission French Embassy Dance Soiree in Paris with Dance Lessons for ICDC Members:
At our French Embassy Dance Soiree in Paris you will learn how to dance the Viennese waltz, one of the most elegant and romantic ballroom dances. We will also show you how to dance the Tango and Salsa. Lessons will be followed by a dance soiree in the embassy ballroom with dancing to a mix of dance music as you meet ICDC members and make new friends. Also enjoy wine and French desserts available for purchase.
$20.00 - 8:30PM Admission French Embassy Ballroom Dance Soiree in Paris for ICDC Members:
Enjoy a ballroom dance soiree to recorded music in the ballroom of the French Embassy as you meet ICDC members and make new friends. Also enjoy wine and French desserts available for purchase. Admission is at 8:30 PM.
RESERVATION: Online registration required. InternationalClubDC
ADD. INFOS: Valid ID required, no parking inside the embassy. No large bags, helmets and suitcase.
Enjoy an an evening of dancing, champagne, French wine, and dessert at the Embassy of France! Join us on your own or with friends at our Dance Soiree in Paris to meet and socialize with ICDC members as you enjoy an evening of music, French wine, Parisian desserts & dancing! Even if you’ve never danced before, let us show you how to dance the Viennese Waltz, Tango, & Salsa followed by an evening of dancing in the French Embassy ballroom as you meet ICDC members and make new friends.
Attend 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 at the cash bar. Space is limited, so please make your reservations early.
‐ Enjoy delectable Parisian desserts available for purchase
‐ As you enjoy the evening; enjoy French desserts available for purchase.
Please note that dinner is not served at the event and instead delectable French desserts will be available for purchase. Please plan to have dinner before or after the event. The event is structured as an informal dance soiree to meet, network, and socialize with ICDC members as you enjoy an evening of dancing at the French Embassy. As such kindly note that the event is not presented as a seated event.
We need a complete guest list of all the attendees for security purposes at the entrance so if you reserve more than one ticket, please e-mail us the full name of each guest. Reserve your tickets now as space is limited.
Due to embassy security considerations, ALL guests must have a reservation. We are unable to admit guests without a reservation and there will be NO DOOR SALES. If you purchase more than one ticket, please provide us with the full name of each guest.
Due to enhanced security at the French Embassy, photo ID is REQUIRED for attendance. Please ensure all ticketholders and each guest attending with a ticketholder has valid photo ID. We are unable to issue a refund if you are denied entry due to lack of photo ID. If you reserve more than one ticket, please e-mail us the full name of each guest.
7:00 PM Admission commences
♦ Viennese Waltz Dance Lesson
♦ Tango dance lesson
♦ Salsa dance lesson
8:30 PM Dance Party (starting time approximate, and after the dance lessons)
Dance the night away to a mix of ballroom dance music with a selection of Latin music for added variety. This is a wonderful opportunity to practice your dancing and socialize with other attendees. Recorded music will be played for a night of dancing.
10:30 PM Evening concludes with the cash bar closing at 10:15 PM.
If driving, street parking will be available on Reservoir Road and throughout the surrounding neighborhoods. Also, there is a pay lot located across the street at Georgetown University Hospital (please verify hours and rates before parking). Due to security considerations, parking WILL NOT be available on the grounds of the Embassy of France.
If using public transportation, the D6 Metro Bus towards Sibley Hospital drops off directly in front of the embassy. Due to limited parking, we recommend Uber/Lyft, public transportation or a cab.