Destination DC Members

Learn about the comprehensive resources for Destination DC members.

Media Coverage

Domestic Media DC had an in-depth spread in the July/August issue of Rachael Ray Every Day , including mentions of The Hamilton and Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens. Rachael Ray Every Day , July/August 2019: D.C. Done Proper Logan Circle was featured in National Geographic Traveler ’s rundown of the 28...

Media Coverage
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 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 experience...

American Experience Foundation Rite of Passage 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
American Experience Foundation News

April 25 - First Impressions Matter Over several weeks, AEF collected professional clothes for AOHT students to utilize during their internships. In partnership with the Beacon Hotel & Corporate Quarters , 20 students listened to a panel of experts on professionalism. Michael Akin of LINK...

American Experience Foundation Backyard Bound Field Trip in Washington, DC
Industry Buzz

Samuel Carmant has joined DDC as its new executive meetings manager for the East Coast. Sam earned a Master’s degree in business administration from the Florida Institute of Technology and has previously worked in hotels, restaurants and timeshare sales. Check out the full Destination DC Member...

Industry Buzz
Marketing & Communications Highlights

DDC is a founding partner of the Whiskey Rebellion Trail , a new initiative that launched July 12 and positions the Mid-Atlantic region as the birthplace of American whiskey. DDC is supporting the trail from a marketing, content and editorial perspective, along with other destination marketing...

Theater and Performing Arts in Washington, DC - Couple walking under the Warner Theatre marquee in downtown 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 20% Off Admission at George Washington’s Mount Vernon! Visit George Washington's Mount Vernon this summer and enjoy 20% off general admission...

New Members and Member Updates
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
Tourism News & Events

DDC China Trade Rep Visit (June 13-21, Washington, DC) Attendee: Taylor Malcolm Ben Zhen, Destination DC’s (DDC) new China Trade Representative at Sino Media, visited the city to gain a better understanding of our destination. The primary purpose of the trip was to determine how to best promote DC...

Tourism News
American Experience Foundation’s July 4th Celebration

Support the American Experience Foundation (AEF), Destination DC’s affiliated 501(c)(3) charity and join its posh penthouse party on July 4th, 2019. When you join this fun event, you'll also support AEF's college and career readiness for low income students. Guests enjoy Rooftop view of the...