Evening at the Embassy of Belize with the Ambassador
Nestled between Mexico and Guatemala is the peaceful, beautiful, relaxing country of Belize. It is one of the few countries connected and accepted as part of the Caribbean Nations as well as Latin America,
Tonight, our Cultural Society invites you to a special evening onto Belizean soil with cultural music, dance, food, drinks, art and more! Learn more about its land, history and culture in one fantastic evening. Join the Ambassador and Belizean diplomats for a special visit to paradise without ever leaving the city.
1) BUFFET OF BELIZEAN CUISINE:
A special Belizean menu will be prepared from the native chef. Including:
Belizian Garnaches: Fired Corn Totilla Topped with refried beans, onion sauce and grated parmesan;
Belizean Stewed Chicken, fried plantains and vegetable salad;
Tamales - Corn dough with stewed chicken in tomato sauce and steamed in banana leaf;
Mini Belizian Merengue Pies
Coconut Tart Surprise
2) OPEN BELIZEAN BAR:
Savor the wine, beer and other non alcohol refreshments.
3) AMBASSADORíS GREETING:
Mingle with the Ambassador and top level Belizean Diplomats. The Ambassador will address us with an official and special welcome to the embassy
4) CULTURAL MUSIC PRESENTATIONS:
Enjoy a world renowned presentation of an authentic Belizean music. These songs and voices will take us around the world with their native touch and style. Feel free to dance to our native Belizean DJ as well.
5) AUTHENTIC BELIZEAN ART EXHIBIT:
Experiences paintings and photographs from native Belizean artists.
5) BELIZEAN CULTURAL AND TOURISM FILM:
Our hosts will be showing us a special short film highlighting the beauty and culture of Belize.
Suggested Attire: Business/Casual. Suits are not required but jeans, shorts and tee shirts are not acceptable.
Directions: Embassy of Belize
2535 Massachusetts Avenue, NW,
Washington DC 20008
Price subject to increase 5 PM Friday
Jul 11, 2013
Embassy of Belize