Caribbean Party at the Embassy of Barbados
It's turning Fall outside very soon. But, it is always Summer in the Caribbean! However, if you cannot get there, we are delivering the islands to you with a diplomatic touch! Join your fellow young professionals as we step onto foreign soil for an exciting evening at the Embassy of Barbados!
In a special cultural evening, we will recreate a visit to this Caribbean Jewel of elegance, charm, music, dance great food, laughter and more!
1) BARBADOS FOOD:
Enjoy a specially prepared buffet of authentic food native to Barbados. Including:
Rice and Peas
Salt fish gravy (to go with cou cou)
2) CARIBBEAN OPEN BAR including RUM:
This evening, we will pair off regional wines and sample Island cocktails - especially Barbados Rum!
3) BADBADOS DJ - DJ PUMPKIN: Playing Barbados/Caribbean style music, DJ PUMPKIN will take us on a fantastic musical journey to Barbados as we dance to his special Island music, participate in a limbo contest, and recreates an island atmosphere!
4) DIPLOMATIC GREETING:
Meet the some of the diplomats from Barbados including a special diplomatic greeting! At present, the Ambassador has been invited as has often greeted us in prior visits.
Enjoy a short film on the beautiful scenery, culture and people of Barbados.
6) Charity: A portion of Tonight's event will go to help charities assisting children throught the Caribbean.
7) 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!
Suggested Attire: Smart Casual. For example, khakis and sports shirts or summer dresses. No jeans or shorts, but ties and business attire are not necessary. (This is an indoor event.)
Directions: Embassy of Barbados
2144 Wyoming Avenue, NW,
Washington DC 20008
Price subject to increase at any time
Sep 14, 2013
Embassy of Barbados