Once you have determined the date of your party, start looking for venues in Washington, DC. By choosing a party venue early, you'll be able to ensure you find a wonderful venue in Washington on the date you want it. For weddings and larger events, it is especially important to book early as popular party locations fill up quickly. You'll also need to determine the size of your guest list and the feel for the event.
Deciding on the formality of the event along with the size is an effective way to narrow down Washington hall from which to choose. Hotels and banquet halls are suitable for large weddings, but couples may want to get more creative and personal. Vineyards provide natural scenery, while museums offer dramatic settings. Country clubs are generally formal, but can be dressed down for a smaller, more casual affair like a baby shower. Parks and beaches are excellent for more low-key events like Father's Day barbeques because they allow space for family activities.
Washington, DC event venues are as unique as the person hosting the party. The first step is to figure out your personal event style as well as key logistics like whether you want indoor or outdoor reception sites. Once this important step is complete, you can then search for suitable reception venues near Washington.
Featured330 Center Street, North, Vienna, VA
Northern Virginia's best kept secret for special events. Tucked away in historic Vienna, VA this elegant yet economical gathering place can accommodate up to 200 guests for a sit-down dinner. Just minutes from Tysons Corner, Patriot Hall is the perfect location for corporate meetings, reunions, birthday celebrations, or baby showers. Our beautiful wood floors, huge brick fireplace, and peaceful tree-lined views, make Patriot Hall the perfect place for your special event.
TagParty is Maryland's oldest and premier outdoor laser tag business, Our mobile business, TagParty.net, set-ups, organize and run your laser tag party. You do not need to worry about the entertainment as the TagParty Crew (minimum of 2 crew members) takes control of your event. After your guests arrive and are handed over to the TagParty crew you are free to participate, watch, have your own party, or even grab some quiet time during the TagParty. For ages 8 years and above. Our outdoor laser tag field in Savage, TagPartyRecon.com, provides the complexity and challenge of a video game, and all the action and the adrenalin rush associated with paintball, but without the expense and you canâ€™t â€œwipeâ€ the electronic tag â€“ so there is no cheating! Played on a wooded 4 plus acres of land, the games require skill and team work to achieve the mission objectives. For ages 13 years and above (10 if accompanied with an adult).
Featured7134 Main Street, Clifton, VA
Trummer's on Main is a three level restaurant with a variety of private rooms seating 10 - 200 people. We host unique weddings, festive birthday parties, bright bar mitzvahs and elegant corporate events. Our chef helms from The Inn at Little Washington and will leave your guests impressed with his creative American cuisine.
Featured9179 Red Branch Road, Columbia, MD
Strap on a suit, enter the 6000sf multi-level carpeted arena and prepare for the adventure of a lifetime! Find out why we're the region's favorite destination for family fun, birthday parties, youth group outings, and office team building events. Five Centers in the Balt-DC region. Call today to begin organizing your next visit to ShadowLand.
302 Crain Highway, SW, Glen Burnie, MD
Striving To Be Better, Dance Studio is a large open space with wall to wall mirrors, staging, 1900++ square feet of dance floor, sound system, and an on-site DJ. We are open for party rentals for (birthday parties, dance class parties, recitals, dance performances, events, workshops, trainings, lessons, etc.) Whatever the venue, we can accomodate up to 60 plus in one studio. The two smaller studios can accomodate up to 20++.
Featured26130 frederick road, Clarksburg, MD
Milton Ridge offers unique All-Inclusive packages for beautifully personalized events at a tremendous value. The warm ambiance, air of romance, and outstanding service of Milton Ridge make it one of the leading venues for weddings and banquets in the Washington DC, Metropolitan area. We welcome the opportunity to serve you for your wedding or event. Tours of the property and the reception site as well as consultations with our staff can be arranged by calling
Featured3709 Turn Back Trail, Triangle, VA
Enjoy an exciting party in comfort and style with GameTruck of Woodbridge serving the Prince William and Stafford, Virginia area. With our state-of-the-art Mobile Game Theater featuring five flat screen TVs, dozens of video games, the latest consoles, climate control, and staffed by experienced GameCoaches, we bring you the ultimate gaming experience.
Featured1810 Cherry Hill Road, Baltimore, MD
Angels Event Center is a veteran-owned, women-owned full service caterer and social event planning company. We create one of a kind events designed to reflect your individual style with creativity and professionalism. Whether you are planning for the ultimate red carpet party or simply celebrating one of life's many milestones, we are here to help you plan, every step of the way. So whatever your social catering needs may be, we can provide you with the effortless style and attention to detail that will make your name synonymous with taste, class and fun.
Featured39835 New Road, Aldie, VA
Paintball Adventure Park offering the complete party experience for all ages. PeeWee paintball for ages 5-9 and regular paintball for ages 8 and up. We specialize in adult parties, too. We provide the ultimate adventure of capture the flag on a variety of playing fields including forts, towers, castles, town, caves and so much more. The birthday child starts his or her adventure with our birthday gift which is a Special Squad Leader T-Shirt to play in and a paintball grenade. They get to keep their souvenir shirt. After the game, use one of our private party rooms in the Headquarters Room or the Watch Tower Tents on our VIP Sky Deck. We offer Papa Johns pizza, Subway or hot dog food packages with natural juice boxes. We also offer Hershey ice cream cakes and goody bags. Be your child's hero and reserve a Paintball Party today.
Featured5618 Buckeystown Pike, Frederick, MD
Have your child's next birthday party at our Indoor Fun Center. With over 16,000sf & 5 birthday party rooms, 11 inflatables, rides,games and more! We can also deliver our products to your house or event! We have Inflatable Zip Lines, Mechanical Bulls,Obstacle Courses,Jousting,moon bounces,Swing rides,games, Popcorn, Sno Kones, Cotton candy machines and more
800 F Street, Nw, Washington, DC
Your Mission: Host the coolest birthday party in town! Operation Birthday Cake™ Calling all recruits, report to Headquarters! Gather your closest allies and go undercover to explore the secrets hidden in the International Spy Museum. In action-packed missions, recruits transform through disguise, decipher codes, hone their tradecraft, and discover their inner spy skills. http://www.spymuseum.org/host-an-event/kids-birthday-parties/ Option 1: Spy School 101 – For recruits ages 7 to 9 Disguise, code making and breaking, invisible ink, escape and evasion, and stealth are the name of the game in this undercover party. Recruits attend Spy School and put their spy skills to the test on a top secret mission. Will they succeed? Well, that’s classified…for now. Option 2: Dead Drop Deception - For recruits ages 10 – 12 There’s a mole in the operation and only our Operation Birthday Cake recruits have the necessary spy skills to go undercover and infiltrate the museum’s galleries to collect intelligence and with any luck, crack this case! (Note: The mission in the museum is self-guided with adult chaperone assistance.) Option 3: Operation Spy - For recruits ages 12 and up Recruits will deploy to the foreign country of Khandar -- no passport necessary -- we will create their new false identity. In this action-packed, heart pounding mission, recruits will track enemy agents, conduct a polygraph examination, and hopefully exfiltrate the country with new intelligence that will change the course of history! Operation Birthday Cake includes: • Private headquarters • Free admission to the Museum for up to 24 guests • Two museum operatives to deploy teams • All the tools needed for the missions • Customized birthday cake and beverages • Paper goods (napkins, cups, and plates) • A special spy gift for the birthday recruit • Take home goody bags for each recruit • 20% discount on party invitations from the SPY store Important Intelligence: • Birthday parties are held during museum hours • Booking is subject to availability • Maximum of 24 participants (20 children & 4 adults) • A 5:1 ratio of children to adults is required • No flash photography or videography in the museum • There are no strollers allowed in the museum • Parties last 2 hours
600 F Street NW, Suite 300, Washington, DC
The Loft at 600F is a vibrant, exciting & inviting event space in the Penn Quarter/Chinatown neighborhood of Washington DC directly across the street from the Verizon Center. Perfect for happy hours, networking events, book signings, meet-and-greets, as a pre- or after party lounge and so much more. Exposed brick, large windows and cozy modern touches distinguish this space as the hip new place to meet. The Loft at 600 F is a versatile space, available for whatever your event needs may be. The natural light-filled, modern space can be set in various layouts ranging from a comfy lounge to a formal conference table or from a engaging lecture to an inviting happy hour. Chic furnishings and exposed brick are accented with modern technology in the perfect DC location- use what you need or create your event from a blank canvas. - Social events such as weddings, engagement parties and birthday celebrations - Pop-ups for retail, art galleries or group classes - Corporate meetings and conferences - Fundraisers - Happy Hours - Screenings - Book Signings - Photo Shoots - Holiday Events **Venue is available for site visits by appointment only. Please call or email to schedule an appointment. thank you!**
1455 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Suite 800, Washington, DC
Connected to the Willard Intercontinental Hotel on Pennsylvania Ave, the Carr Workplaces Event Center @ The Willard lives in the heart of DC, just two blocks away from Metro Center. Offering a rare combination of indoor and outdoor space, this unique facility features a versatile lounge, state-of-the-art meeting rooms and a beautiful outdoor terrace overlooking the Washington National Monument and the National Mall.
901 New York Ave NW, Washington, DC
Founded in 1976, Touchstone Gallery is an artist-owned gallery composed of 50 active members who provide a diverse collection of visual art. Since our inception, Touchstone Gallery has held the reputation for exhibiting contemporary work of high quality, vision and innovation. Our mission is to encourage artistic and career growth for our members, offering opportunities for artists to meet other artists and art professionals, as well as interacting with the DC Metro community to enhance and encourage appreciation for the arts. As a member owned and managed gallery, Touchstone artists enjoy the right to guide gallery policies and control their solo exhibitions. The support and camaraderie of the membership is an important benefit. Touchstone Gallery is available for special events rental - cocktail parties, fundraisers, meet-and-greets, happenings, and life celebrations.
575 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, DC
Uncover The Source by Wolfgang Puck at The Newseum and discover a truly unique venue for both business and social events. With three distinct floors, The Source offers a myriad of private dining options. The private dining room, which can accommodate 45 guests for a seated event and 55 guests for a standing reception, is located on the subterranean level of the restaurant. Full audio visual capabilities are available for an additional fee. The ground floor lounge is available for reception-style events and can accommodate 110 guests if the entire space is used and 40 guests if only the front area is needed. The upstairs main dining room can be divided or used in its entirety. The front section can hold 50 guests for a seated event while the back section of the dining room holds up to 54 guests for a seated event. The semi-covered outdoor patio, which is available in temperate weather, can accommodate 18 guests for a seated dinner or 30 guests for a reception. The entire restaurant can hold up to 130 guests for a seated dinner and 300 guests for a reception function. Known for its modern American cuisine with Asian influences, The Source offers guests a superlative culinary experience. For receptions, the restaurant features a diverse selection of hors dÃoeuvres options from lobster spring rolls and prime beef beef sliders to Hamachi ceviche and hand-rolled sushi. At seated dinners, guests have an array of elegant entrÃˆes from which to choose including sautÃˆed rockfish with Ã¬Thai styleÃ® red curry and sweet Maine shrimp; braised Wagyu beef short ribs with curried cauliflower and Sichuan bacon; and filet mignon Ã¬Au PoivreÃ® with ginger, chili and Sichuan shallot sauce. The restaurant offers complete cocktail, beer, wine and champagne service as well as additional touches such as personalized menus and valet service. For more information, or to plan a private event, please contact: Erica Frank Catering Sales Manager
444 N. Capitol Street, NW, Washington, DC
Washington, DC's premier rooftop venue located on Capitol Hill. Climate-controlled private rental space with capacity up to 470 guests. Spectacular views of Union Station, the US Capitol and The Washington Monument. Plan the Event of a Lifetime on The Flying Bridge!
1501 Rhode Island Avenue, NW, Washington, DC
Holiday Inn Washington DC-Central/White House is located in downtown Washington DC, 6 blocks from the White House and the Walter E Washington Convention Center. The hotel is the number one rated Holiday Inn as judged by guests visiting downtown Washington DC
1350 I Street NW, Washington, DC
Sophisticated & dramatic, Tuscana West delights guests with its lively elegance of marble & mahogany with an exciting open-air kitchen. Four open dining areas, two with cozy fireplaces, and a stylized patio are perfect for a romantic evening, wedding receptions, birthdays, and other special events. Tuscana West offers the warm-hearted wines & foods of Tuscany & Northern Italy & the inviting flavors of sunny Mediterranean Southern Italy.
1518 K Street NW, Washington, DC
Catch 15 is a casually elegant and comfortable restaurant + oyster bar in the heart of downtown DC, offering inspired seafood and grilled classics. Our menu features a raw bar with a coastal variety of freshly shucked oysters, internationally-inspired small plates and main entrees. Our skilled "cocktailers" man our first rate bar with hand-crafted cocktails and a notable beer and wine list. Enjoy casually-sophisticated dining in the heart of downtown Washington DC The name "Catch 15" was inspired by both the prominent location, just steps away from 15th street and the beloved McPherson Square Park, and it's fresh variety of seafood. You'll be sure to "Catch" onto our delicious food and ambiance, while sampling a mix of Chef Vincent Torres's favorite small plates, ceviches, sandwiches and main plates inspired by the international vibe of DC.
458 New Jersey Avenue SE, Washington, DC
Control Point Group is located in a quaint row house in southeast Washington DC. Nestled in a cozy neighborhood just south of Capitol Hill makes Control Point Group's office a great place to have small meetings and gatherings in the Washington DC area. With the cozy amenities of a traditional DC row house, Control Point Group is a great place for anyone to have meetings, mixers, and fundraisers.
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