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Embassy of the Bahamas in Washington, D.C.
2220 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20008
PRICE SUBJECT TO INCREASE. Purchase at thingstododc.com/event/935/caribbean-celebration-at-the-embassy-of-the-bahamas/
Want to travel to the Caribbean this Weekend? Tonight, step on Bahamian soil for an incredible cultural event and celebration!
This Friday night, we are delivering the Spirit of Nassau and Paradise Island with a diplomatic touch! Join your fellow young professionals as we step onto foreign soil for an exciting evening at the Embassy of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas.
In a special cultural evening, we will recreate a visit to this Caribbean Jewel of elegance, charm, music, dance, great food, laughter, and more!
Enjoy a specially prepared buffet of authentic food native to the Bahamas including:
Cucumber, Tomato, Onion and Avocado Bahamian Salad
Bahamian Conch Fritters
Rice and Peas
Coconut Bread Pudding
Pineapple Upside-Down Cake
CARIBBEAN OPEN BAR including RUM:
This evening, we will pair off regional wines, beer and especially rum!
LIVE STEEL DRUMS:
A Live Steel Drum Welcome will greet you for the first part of the evening.
CARIBBEAN DJ — DJ PUMPKIN:
Playing Bahamian/Caribbean style music, DJ PUMPKIN will take us on a fantastic musical journey to the Bahamas as we dance to his special Island music, participate in a limbo contest, and recreates an island atmosphere!
Meet the some of the diplomats from the Bahamas including a special diplomatic greeting!
Enjoy a short film on the beautiful scenery, culture and people of the Bahamas
A portion of Tonight's event will go to help charities assisting children throughout the Caribbean.
WIN A TRIP TO THE CARIBBEAN:
A Drawing will be held where one lucky winner will take home a trip to the Caribbean — Plane and Hotel included!
Smart Casual. For example, khakis and sports shirts or summer dresses. No jeans or shorts permitted. Ties and business attire are not necessary. (This is an indoor and outdoor event.)