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Top Social locations in Washington, DC

Elegant Lower Garden & Terrace
  • $400/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • Washington, DC
Presidential Style Drawing Room
  • $400/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • Washington, DC
Fathom Gallery
  • $750/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • Washington, DC
NW DC Event Space
  • $300/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (1)
  • 1
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • Washington, DC
Gorgeous Yoga Studio w/ spacious lounge & porch
  • $249/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (1)
  • 1
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Washington, DC
Event Venue and Demonstration Kitchen in Brookland
  • $589/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • Washington, DC

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Frequently Asked Questions about Social 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 Social locations are available in Washington?
Right now, there are 90 Social locations 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 $448 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 Social locations 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 $249 to $750.
Which Social locations are most popular in Washington, DC in 2023?
The top 3 Social locations in Washington, DC right now are Elegant Lower Garden & Terrace, Presidential Style Drawing Room and Fathom Gallery.
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, D.C.

Located in between Maryland and Virginia, sits Washington, D.C., our Nation’s capital. With close to 700,000 residents, the D.C. area is filled with residents, commuters, and tourists from all walks of life. With such a rich culture made up of historical moments and cultural touchstones, Washington D.C. is the perfect display of America’s melting pot. Matched with its vibrant cuisines, magnificent venues, talented vendors, and many attractions, Washington D.C. is the perfect place to host a social event.

Social Event Options on Washington, D.C.

Planning a social event in D.C.? You’ll find all the services you need to put on a successful event in this city.

  • Caterers
    Washington D.C. is home to dozens of world class caterers. Not only can they come up with the perfect menu, but they will also take care of all the food preparation, presentation, clean up after your event.

  • Florists
    Whether your event is a celebration or for a social cause, flowers can elevate any space. Working with a D.C. florist can ensure your blooms and bouquets match your theme for the event.

  • Decorators
    It can be difficult to come up with a design theme and stick to it on your own. Consider working with a professional D.C. decorator to make sure you have a coherent theme for your event. This city is full of them!

  • Entertainment Services
    Want to have creative or never-before-experienced party entertainment at your social event? Consider working with a local entertainment provider! From laser tag, to guided painting, to candle making, the options are endless and the fun never stops!

  • Equipment Rentals
    With tables, chairs, speakers, and more, D.C.’s many equipment rental vendors can make sure you have exactly what you need at a fraction of the cost. They’ll also help with transport, set up and tear down, as well!

Social Event Planners in Washington, D.C.

  • The DC Event Planner
    Tiffany Balmer, founder and CEO of the DC Event Planner, has years of experience in the event planning industry, and knows what it takes to plan a D.C. event that goes off without a hitch. Her and her team have worked with many clients, including hosting a ball for President Obama’s second inaugural ball! If you want to work with someone who cares about you and your event, consider working with this full-service event planning company.

  • Evoke DC
    This woman owned and operated planning company has years of experience and a one of a kind approach to party planning. With a wide array of skills and experience, they will work with you to create an event that inspires, impresses, and informs. Their innovative designs, and full-service planning services will enable you to sit back, relax and watch the magic happen.

  • Events by Andrew Roby
    Andrew Roby knows that celebrating should be fun, not something that keeps you up at night, for weeks on end. That’s why he’s an event planner - and a top-rated one at that. Andrew’s goal is to create an event that goes beyond the ordinary, which is why he’s so willing to take care of even the smallest of details. Hire him and his team to take care of it all.

Pros and Cons of Having a Social Event in Washington D.C.


  • Cultural diversity
    With such a wide array of people from different walks of life, Washington D.C. is an excellent place to experience hundreds of different cultures.

  • Local events
    It is rare that there isn’t a free event, festival, or gathering somewhere in the Washington D.C. area each weekend.

  • Pleasant weather
    Though winters can be cold, spring, summer, and fall are all rather pleasant and distinct!

  • Outdoor spaces
    With countless options of outdoor areas to enjoy, you can be sure to take in all the sights and sounds that D.C. has to offer.


  • High costs
    Washington D.C. is comparatively expensive when looking at the surrounding areas. This could mean your social event budget doesn’t go as far as you may have hoped originally.

  • Traffic
    Just like other larger cities with influxes of commuters and tourists, Washington, D.C. can experience terrible traffic. If you are aware of typical traffic patterns and busier holidays, you should be able to avoid a majority of the problematic travel times.

  • Tourist season
    From April to October, there is a massive influx of tourists, which makes traffic and crowds even worse.

  • Parking
    According to locals, parking can be expensive in Washington D.C. Whether you are having to pay a parking meter, or you are having to pay a fine for accidentally parking illegally, parking costs can add up quickly.

Famous Social Event Locations in Washington, D.C.

Find a social event venue near one of these famous Washington D.C. locations!

  • The White House
    Nothing is quite like the White House, the most iconic house in America, and the home of the sitting president of the United States. You can take a tour through this historical building to learn all about the past and present officials who have called this place home throughout the years. Some visitors have even been lucky enough to see state officials and even the president walk through the building.

  • Smithsonian National Zoological Park
    More commonly known as the National Zoo, this park is home to over 2,700 animals and 390 different species. Located close to many beautiful venues, you and your guests can take time over your event weekend to visit and take in the beauty of the wild in the comforts of the National Zoo.

  • Rock Creek Park
    If you are looking for an outdoor area to explore, hike, bike, or just walk, then consider visiting Rock Creek Park. The area is the perfect spot to take in some fresh air, watch fresh water creeks babble over rocks, and find some rest and relaxation before of after your social event. It’s a great spot for a photo-op as well!