Destination DC Members

Learn about the comprehensive resources for Destination DC members.

American Experience Foundation’s July 4th Celebration

Support the American Experience Foundation (AEF), Destination DC’s affiliated 501(c)(3) charity and join its signature celebration on July 4th, 2018. Your company will receive unmatched exposure to Destination DC clients, members, and staff; American Experience Foundation partners, government...

American Experience Foundation July 4th Event - Destination DC - Washington, DC
Media Coverage

Record 2017 visitation and DDC’s new advertising campaign earned extensive local coverage. Domestically, Condé Nast Traveler published a dynamic online city guide. Internationally, two prominent British publications highlighted the District. DC’s status as a green meetings destination was covered...

Media Coverage
Tourism News & Events

Connect Sports Marketplace Conference (Aug. 23-25, Salt Lake City, UT) Attendee : Lawrence Hamm Destination DC’s (DDC) sports team met with 40 event owners during Connect Sports, the only fully hosted-buyer program designed for the sports, events and tourism industry. The highly respected event...

Tourism News
American Experience Foundation Field Trips

AEF field trips would not be possible without the generous support of our industry partners. Each year, hundreds of thousands of 8th grade students travel to the nation’s capital to deepen their knowledge of American history, democracy, and culture. For many young people, it is their first travel...

American Experience Foundation Rite of Passage Field Trip in Washington, DC
New Members & Member Updates

Read on for: Member Deals & Spotlight Member Updates New Members ••• Member Deals & Spotlight Member deals and who's in the spotlight this month Save 20% on "Born Yesterday" tickets at Ford’s Theatre Use promotional code BYWASHINGTON for a 20% discount on rear orchestra seats for "Born...

New Members and Member Updates
On the Road & What's in Town

Winery Tour Client Event (Sept. 12, Washington, DC) Attendees: Sharmane Medaris, Becca Cohen DDC held a full-day event to connect with clients by showcasing new event spaces in the District, featuring DC’s latest wineries and hot spots. Center for Exhibition Industry Research (CEIR) Golf Tournament...

On the Road and What's in Town
American Experience Foundation News

August 10 - AEF and our Academy of Hospitality and Tourism partners convened at the Hyatt Place National Mall to build and enhance our academy programs for the upcoming school year. Special thanks to Hyatt Place General Manager Stacy Smith for hosting us. July 20 - 23 - In partnership with the...

American Experience Foundation Backyard Bound Field Trip in Washington, DC
American Experience Foundation Scholarships & Internships

By leveraging Destination DC’s reach, resources, and its members’ expertise, AEF provides students with unforgettable educational enrichment support, bringing their curricula to life and supporting career paths in hospitality through scholarships, internships, and classroom experiences. Established...

American Experience Foundation - Scholarships and Internships
Marketing & Communications Highlights

DDC has outfitted washington.org for fall. The Best of Fall landing page includes more than 60 things to do in September, seasonal activities and deals, must-see plays, museum exhibits and concerts, where to photograph fall foliage and much more. Fall content will be promoted through DDC's email...

Family visiting Lincoln Memorial - Free family-friendly things to do in Washington, DC
5 Reasons Why You Should Host a Member Event

Hosting an event is a great way to make the most out of your Destination DC membership. We’ll bring the food, the hospitality community and the presenters, you’ll supply the venue and introduce yourself to a room brimming with great business contacts. Considering that Destination DC hosts at least...

Marketing Outlook