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Washington DC SE Home
From $45/hr
Washington DC SE Home
Washington, DC
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Townhome in DC - Traditional build with updated look inside - Backyard has a deck and grill area
Georgetown Tasting Room
Georgetown Tasting Room
Georgetown Tasting Room
Georgetown Tasting Room
Georgetown Tasting Room
From $150/hr
Georgetown Tasting Room
Washington, DC
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Our place is a beautiful 2nd floor loft. The space has a grand staircase perfect for impressive entrances of any sort. Upstairs you will find a classy speakeasy feel with a bar which allows so many options for your needs. Our regular capacity is 50 guests, with covid we are operating at 25 guests for the loft space. Wedding Cocktail Hour Yoga Meditation Room Art Showcase Sound Room Mat Pilates Pop up Retail Shop Dinner Proposal Baby Shower
Intimate + unique multi-level space in Shaw
Intimate + unique multi-level space in Shaw
Intimate + unique multi-level space in Shaw
Intimate + unique multi-level space in Shaw
Intimate + unique multi-level space in Shaw
From $1000/hr
Intimate + unique multi-level space in Shaw
Washington, DC
The venue boasts three unique levels, each floor featuring a fully stocked bar specializing in a wide selection of liquor and hand-crafted cocktails, DJ booth, seating, augment virtual reality arcade, and more.
Modern, industrial venue in downtown D.C.
Modern, industrial venue in downtown D.C.
Modern, industrial venue in downtown D.C.
Modern, industrial venue in downtown D.C.
Modern, industrial venue in downtown D.C.
From $1000/hr
Modern, industrial venue in downtown D.C.
Washington, DC
Our venue perfect place to host your next event, concert, festival, meeting or photo/video shoot! As one of Washington’s only large, modern venues located in the heart of downtown D.C., this space was designed with premier events in mind, offering clients an expansive open floor plan and a modern-industrial aesthetic. The venue offers over 8,000 square feet of space, 18 foot ceilings with exposed ductwork, and large windows which flood the space with natural light. Equipped with high-end amenities and customizations, tons of power and acoustic paneled ceilings This is the ideal venue for any function ranging from high-profile corporate gatherings to tailored social engagements, meetings and video and photo shoots. Our open space gives clients endless possibilities when designing their event, and the location at the corner of 14th Street, NW & L Street, NW is perfect for planners and guests alike. Perks of hosting here include numerous metro stops within walking distance, proximity to the National Mall, and shops and restaurants right outside our doors. This venue is unique, versatile, and readily accessible. The team at The Showroom has over twenty years of combined experience in the DC event industry, enabling them to provide excellent customer service and guidance from the first walk-through to the day of your event. Contact us to learn more about the space and plan your next visit!

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The price differs based on the length of rental, but majorly 1-hour booking will be in the range of $45 to $1000

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About Washington D.C.

The United States capital is rich in history, architecture, and tradition, with a professional scene of exuberance that articulates a posh, yet modern environment for anyone who visits. For those seeking to be entertained, D.C. also features an energetic and vibrant daytime buzz, as well as a vivid nightlife with plenty of bars and nightclubs. And, of course, there are dozens of parks, museums, and many historical landmarks to see and explore.

Although the city is home to the nation’s most historic buildings like the United States Capitol building, The White House, and Lincoln Memorial, there are many colonially-styled venues that can double as event venues for any occasion. There are also a handful of art galleries and lofts, perfect for smaller events and celebrations, as well as many public parks and private homes for all kinds of events.

Matched with its many attractions and talented vendors, Washington D.C. is a perfect place to host an event of all kinds.

Event Options in Washington D.C.

  • Equipment Rentals
    Washington D.C. is home to a variety of equipment rental providers who can source the equipment you need for your birthday celebration. Whether it’s tables or tents, speakers, projectors, or confetti, you can rent it all.

  • Photographers
    Want to document your event? With a D.C.-based professional photographer, you can! In fact, of the many professional photographers in Washington D.C., plenty of whom specialize in event photography for corporate or private events. You can hire one to capture all the best moments of your event, and to have a handy souvenir to share with all your guests after.

  • Caterers

    Ridgewells Catering
    For over 85 years, Ridgewells Catering has catered incredible cuisines in D.C., while providing a true farm-to-table experience. For both intimate celebrations and large company events, they are one of D.C.’s leading catering services.

    Spilled Milk Catering
    Prided with creativity and unique never-before-seen dishes, each event that is catered by Spilled Milk gets its own customized menu made up of unique and innovative flavors and twists on traditional foods. Hire Spilled Milk to create a dining experience that’s as unique as your Washington D.C. event!

  • Entertainment Services
    Want an inflatable mechanical bull ride for your birthday celebration? How about a polaroid camera photo booth, or even a karaoke setup? Washington D.C. offers numerous entertainment rental services to help make your party more exciting.

  • Transportation Services
    Whether you just need transportation to and from your venue, or you want your party to constantly be on the move, D.C. has a chauffeur for you. Be it a professional limousine driver or a local ride-share, the city has an abundance of options to get you and your guests to and fro.

Event Companies in Washington D.C.

  • Evoke D.C.
    This woman-owned and operated full-service event planning agency has a reputation for creating stunning D.C.-based events. Their dynamic team has been producing events in the D.C. area for over 25 years, and have even put on events for SpaceX and Porsche. They’ve been featured in Bazaar, Town and Country, and the Washingtonian for eloquent design and flawless execution.

  • DC Event Planner
    This full-service DC-based wedding and event planner has produced several award winning weddings, and corporate and social events. With an aptitude for professionalism and creativity, DC Event Planner offers a memorable experience. They’ve even been featured in the Washington Post and USA Today for their top-quality attention to detail and professionalism.

  • CBD Meetings
    Known for their executive event services for government officials and diplomats, CBD Meetings (short for Couture By Design) is equipped with proper planning and management skills to satisfy any important event. On top of working with Michelle Obama, Hillary Clinton, and Nancy Pelosi, they’ve also produced corporate events for Coca-Cola, Dodge, and Time Warner as well.

Pros and Cons of Hosting Events in Washington D.C.

Pros:

  • Central location
    Washington D.C. is located centrally between Maryland and Virginia with three airports nearby, making it a perfectly accessible destination for anyone traveling from out of town.

  • Diverse population
    D.C. if full of people from all over the country and the world at large. In fact, you likely won’t find a more diverse city south of NYC.

  • Mild climate
    Although Washington D.C. has all four seasons, it’s climate is generally stable without intensely heated summers or chilled winters.

  • Local events
    There’s always something going on in Washington D.C., whether its a local conference, protest, trade show or other fun event.

  • Many attractions
    With hundreds of options lining every street, there is no lack of variety in Washington D.C. From restaurants, to hotels, to nightlife, there is an endless flow of options that are open to you every night.

Cons:

  • High cost of living
    Because of their higher cost of living, event services and venue options may be pricier than other nearby cities.

  • Heavy traffic
    Congestion is very common in D.C., so it’s recommended to host events in the city area where venues and restaurants are in close proximity to each other.

  • Public transportation
    While there are plenty of public transportation options in Washington D.C., it also has one of the most complex bus and train systems, making it difficult to navigate.

  • Tourists
    You’ll find many tourist groups in this city, especially at high traffic stops like national monuments or famous restaurants.

Famous Event Locations in Washington D.C.

Check out these famous Washington D.C. locations to explore D.C. after your event!

  • The Washington Monument
    Perhaps one of the most recognizable monuments in our nation, the Washington Monument is a popular tourist destination for those visiting D.C. Defining the skyline of our nation’s capital, the Washington Monument is a can’t miss after your birthday party in D.C. In fact, many event venues in Washington D.C. showcase the monument from their windows.

  • Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
    Washington D.C. is full of museums and galleries made to inspire and educate. And the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History is likely the most distinguished of them all. Featuring multiple must-see exhibits that explore the natural world, it’s a fantastic family-friendly way to spend an afternoon in D.C. And, best of all, admission is free!

  • National Gallery of Art
    Holding over 150,000 different pieces, the National Gallery of Art is known nation-wide for its wide-ranging art pieces. You could spend hours pouring over priceless paintings, pondering provoking photographs, and surveying sensual sculptures. Luckily, this museum is located centrally in Washington D.C., which makes it an easy place to visit after your birthday party.