SPECIAL SEMI FORMAL AT THE EMBASSY OF SLOVENIA: Dinner, Cultural Reception and Huge European Union Presidency Party
On Friday Night, get dressed to impress as we join Ambassador Samuel Zbogar in his magnificent Embassy for a semi formal event like never before. Step onto Slovenian soil as we experience our energetic, culturally magnificent European friend.
The first part of the evening will serve as an elegant introduction to the country of Slovenia. Then, we'll embrace the spirit of the European Union and officially kick off Slovenia's Presidency of that Union. Finally, our DJ will take over as we have an exciting dance party!
Through the food, drink, live music dancing, diplomats and other cultural aspects of the evening, we'll take in the rich customs of the Slovenian people. Savor the hospitality in this beautiful resident as we enjoy a special evening on Slovenian soil.
1) SLOVENIAN FOOD:
Taste from a dinner buffet of a variety of native Slovenian food, including Slovenian Steak Roulade (stuffed with sun died tomatoes, spinach, mushrooms and cheese), warm Slovenian Polenta, pasta, salads, and more!
2) SLOVENIAN OPEN BAR:
Taste the wines, beers and specialty drinks native to Slovenia. We will also enjoy an array of European wines and beers in celebration of the European Union.
3) SLOVENIAN MUSICAL PERFORMANCE:
Tonight, we'll enjoy a special string presentation of Slovenian music. In addition, in celebration of the European Union, we'll hear a small concert with an array of classical music from historical composers throughout Europe. From Elgar (Great Britain) to Mozart (Austria) to Chopin (Poland) to Jacobus Gallus (Slovenia) and many others, we'll compare and enjoy amazing historical music representing countries throughout Europe.
4) DIPLOMATIC GREETING:
Hear from the Ambassador and meet other leading Slovenian diplomats, who will be on hand to answer any questions you may have.
5) SLOVENIAN ART - GRAND OPENING OF NEW EXHIBITION:
Experience the art of Slovenia currently on display at the Embassy The opening of the Exhibition of photographs by cameramen of the national RTV Slovenija broadcaster
A total of 24 photos will be put on display featuring Slovenia through the eyes of cameramen. They depict the Slovenian countryside, the ordinary
people, nature and cultural features of the country.
6) SLOVENIAN FILM:
Enjoy a special film highlighting the scenery, culture and people of Slovenia.
7) LATE NIGHT PARTY!:
To officially celebrate and congratulate Slovenia for assuming the Presidency of the European Union, you are invited to kick back and be part of the official celebration for young professionals at the Embassy. Dance and celebrate with our hosts featuring one of Washington's best DJs - rivaling the nightclubs throughout all of Europe (London, Paris, Berlin, Rome, and Ljubljana).
Suggested Attire: Semi-Formal Preferred.
Directions: Embassy of Slovenia
2410 California Street, NW,
Washington DC 20008
if you purchase in advance. Price subject to increase on site.
Jan 18, 2008
Embassy of Slovenia