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Top Celebration venues in Washington, DC

The Heart of the City
  • $300/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Washington, DC
Cool Urban Modern Compact Loft For Shoot
  • $50/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • Washington, DC

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Frequently Asked Questions about Celebration venues

Do I need my own production or event insurance in Washington?
Yes. All renters are required to carry Comprehensive Liability and Property Damage insurance with liability coverage of no less than $1,000,000.
What protection plans are available for bookings in Washington on Giggster?
Giggster offers Damage Protection coverage that you can add to a booking at checkout. Learn more about Giggster's Damage Protection coverage.
What types of locations can I book in Washington?
You can choose from 42 types! Just search for locations in Washington at, then click 'Filters' to look for something specific.
How many Celebration venues are available in Washington?
Right now, there are 111 Celebration venues available in Washington.
What payment methods does Giggster accept for Washington bookings?
You can pay for your booking with a credit card, or with ACH or wire transfer for bookings over $4k.
What is the cancellation policy for Washington guests on Giggster?
Refund options vary, based on when the booking is canceled. Learn more about Giggster's cancellation and refund policy.
What are the cleaning and safety policies for Washington locations on Giggster?
Now more than ever, your health and safety is our number one priority. We've outlined specific health and safety requirements for both hosts and guests. Learn more about Giggster's COVID-19 Health & Safety Measures.
What locations available near Washington?
You'll find up to 42 different types of locations in Washington. Just start a search at and narrow things down with the 'Filter' option.
Is there an extra cost to add more attendees to my Washington booking?
Yes. Pricing tiers are based on group size. For example, if you booked a space for a group of 1-5 for $30/hr, the price per person is $6/hr. Each additional person would increase the rate by $6/hr.
How much are average location rentals in Washington?
Rental rates vary with the type and features of the location, but the average rate in Washington is $131 per hour.
Why should I choose Giggster over other platforms offering rentals in Washington?
Giggster's got your back — and we know our stuff. Our Customer Support team is knowledgeable and accessible, we offer white glove Concierge service to help you find the perfect location, and we're experts on the unique needs of production teams.
What is the price range for Celebration venues in Washington, DC?
Booking prices vary with the property type, features, and rental length, but generally a 1-hour booking will be in the range of $30 to $300.
Which Celebration venues are most popular in Washington, DC in 2023?
The top 3 Celebration venues in Washington, DC right now are The Heart of the City, Cool Urban Modern Compact Loft For Shoot and New and Modern Townhome with Rooftop.
How do I book a Washington location on Giggster?
When you find the right venue, you can connect with the host to get additional info and work out the details. Once everything is all set, you can book and pay for the location in a couple of clicks. Learn more about booking locations.
How do I cancel a Washington reservation request?
You can contact our team to request a cancellation. Learn more about our cancellation policy.

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About Washington DC

With many unique neighborhoods, historical sites, tourists and close proximity to several metropolitan areas, Washington DC is as bustling and full of life as you would expect from a capital city. It’s home to more historical sites, monuments and museums than any other city, as well as a professional baseball team, two zoological parks and several options for cruising the Potomac River.

The food scene is eclectic, with influences from around the world including African American cuisine to Central American specialties and French bakeries. Washington DC hosts many festivals and special events throughout the year, including the famous Cherry Blossom Festival amongst the National Mall’s 3,800 cherry trees every spring.

You’ll find the perfect Washington DC celebration venue among the city’s numerous historic buildings, modern hotels, riverfront park and other one-of-a-kind locations. You’ll find everything you need to make the inside of the venue look amazing, take care of your guests and look fabulous at the same time from local businesses.

Celebration Options in Washington DC

Whether you’re hosting a milestone birthday or anniversary, celebrating a graduation or promotion or simply having a party with your extended family and friends, you’ll find everything you need in Washington DC to make it a memorable experience.

  • Catering
    Nothing brings people together quite like food, and Washington DC has a number of restaurants and catering services that can serve up a spread your guests will be raving about. You’ll find many different types of authentic ethnic cuisine, as well as fresh seafood, fine dining, classic comfort foods and more. Many companies also provide desserts and beverage services, and most special dietary needs can be accommodated.

  • Entertainment
    Keeping your guests happy, engaged and enjoying the party is a top priority for Washington DC’s party entertainers. You’ll find service providers for every kind of celebration, from top-rated DJs to live bands and string quartets. There are also a variety of performers geared toward younger audiences, such as magicians, character actors, kid-friendly DJs and more. If you’re looking for something special, you’ll find companies offering casino nights, dance performances and other unique gigs.

  • Rental Agencies
    No matter where you decide to host your celebration, there are some essentials you’ll want to have on hand for your guests. Rental agencies are available to supply basics such as tables, chairs, linens, dinnerware, décor, props and event fun activities for your guests like photo booths or party games. If you’re looking for something a bit more high-tech, you can also rent audiovisual equipment, lighting setups, dance floors and stages. There are options for outdoor events as well, including tents, lighting, heaters and more.

Celebration Companies in Washington DC

Booking a celebration venue in Washington DC often requires a lot of organization and attention to detail, which can be stressful if you’ve got other things on your plate. Let a professional event planner handle the logistics and manage vendors so you can relax and enjoy a special time with your guests.

  • Stunning Soirees
    The twin sister duo at Stunning Soirees has many years of experience providing luxury wedding and event planning services in the greater Washington DC area. Stunning Soirees can customize a plan for events of all types, including bridal and baby showers, milestone celebrations, holiday parties, corporate meetings and more. Rather than offering pre-designed packages, designers will work with you to come up with a plan that meets all your needs and incorporates your themes and ideas.

  • Sugar Taylor Co
    Founder and lead event planner Sugar Taylor has been using her skills in multi-media art and design to curate special events for more than a decade. Taylor’s team believes everyone has something to contribute to the collective creativity, so you’ll be front and center in the design and decision-making process from the very beginning. Sugar Taylor Co. provides several event services, including event design, floral design, coordination and management, and a network of preferred vendors.

  • SRS Events
    Specializing in wedding planning and coordination, the team at SRS Events has more than 15 years of experience designing events of all shapes and sizes. Founder Stephanie Sadowski’s work has been featured in Martha Stewart Weddings, Style Me Pretty and Washingtonian Weddings. The firm will work with you to set a budget and lay out a package of services that meets your needs and wants.

Pros and Cons of Celebrations in Washington DC

You’ll find a wide range of venues perfect for any type and size celebration in Washington DC, but there are some advantages and disadvantages to be aware of.


  • Diversity
    Washington DC is made of many diverse communities that welcome locals and visitors alike.

  • Public transportation
    Most Washington DC celebration venues are easy to get to. Public transportation is abundant and affordable, saving you the hassle of trying to park.

  • Attractions
    There is an endless number of things to do, including activities for varying interests. Incorporate an activity that ties in with your event.


  • Expensive
    Food, lodging and some entertainment choices cost more in Washington DC than in much of the region.

  • Crime
    Choose a space in a safe area. Certain neighborhoods are considerably higher in crime, especially at night.

  • Winter
    Winter can be cold and blustery, and some years see heavy snowfall. Keep this in mind if your gathering takes place in one of the colder months of the year.

Famous Locations in Washington DC

  • Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
    As one of the premier collections of natural history artifacts in the world, the National Museum of Natural History houses exhibits you won’t see anywhere else. You’ll see many examples of how the natural world works, from fossils and bones of animals past and present to the mummies of ancient Egypt and the quest to completely unlock the human genome. You can even swim with a pod of orcas in a unique augmented reality exhibit.

  • Lincoln Memorial
    Known as the Savior of the Union, the memorial dedicated to President Abraham Lincoln is one of 14 national monuments linked by the historic National Mall. Visitors to the memorial can learn about the life and death of the 16th president, as well as details about how and why the memorial bearing his likeness was constructed and the men who worked to make it a reality.

  • Library of Congress
    Located in the Thomas Jefferson Building, the Library of Congress is more than just a library. The building is a repository for America’s largest collection of books, records, artifacts, films and much more. Visitors to the architecturally-stunning building can peruse many free exhibits and take a few moments to relax with their reading material of choice in the reading and research rooms.