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Find all the information you need for planning a meeting or event in Washington, DC

16 Great Venues to Host Outdoor Meetings in Washington, DC

Rooftop and outdoor venues boast breathtaking views overlooking the top of the Washington Monument, the Capitol Building and DC’s scenic pathways and waterfronts. Find the perfect location to suit your outdoor meeting with these picks.

Outdoor meeting at Top of the Hay at The Hay-Adams Hotel - Great outdoor meeting venues in Washington, DC
Biotech & Pharma in the Capital Region

The Washington, DC metro area is the perfect destination for biotech and pharma-related meetings and conventions. Overall, the concentration of resources and funding breed and attract top talent, ensuring biotech will thrive in the DC metro area. Read on to learn why DC has become a top destination...

Biotech & Pharma in Washington, DC - Meetings and Conventions in a Flourishing Life Sciences Hub
Hotels Coming Soon

Eaton Workshop | Opening late summer 2018 209-room hotel with focus on progressive social change On-site Eaton Workshop to include co-working space, cultural programming Concept by Founder and President Katherine Lo • • • The Moxy | Opening summer 2018 New hotel concept from Marriott International...

The Conrad Washington, DC
Explore Washington, DC’s Eco-Friendly Tours

Walking and biking are among the greenest options and give you the advantage of immersing yourself in the arts and culture of the city, exploring more neighborhoods and passing through beautiful sustainable gardens such as the U.S. Botanic Garden’s renovated Bartholdi Park. Here are some of the...

U.S. Botanic Garden on the National Mall - Free museum in Washington, DC
Guide to Sustainable Spaces for Your Next Event in Washington, DC

Companies are increasingly adopting sustainable practices, energy-efficient lighting and reusable products to reduce their carbon footprints and save costs. Their efforts benefit meeting planners considering Washington, DC, which is a destination that boasts multiple key industries and shares a...

Event at the Four Seasons Hotel in Georgetown - Guide to sustainable and eco-friendly meeting and event spaces in Washington, DC
Your Guide to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center

The cornerstone of downtown DC’s renaissance, the Walter E. Washington Convention Center is as functional as it is artistically impressive. The 2.3-million-square-foot space hosts meetings, conventions and events of every kind, from medical industry annual meetings to comic book-inspired expos and...

Inside the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC - Top Meeting and Convention Venue in Washington, DC
Staffing Solutions for Conventions, Meetings & Events in Washington, DC

Destination DC's meeting staff professionals serve the Greater Washington, DC Metro area to keep your conference, convention, meeting or event running smoothly. With more than 30 years of meeting and convention experience, our "Redcoats" are skilled local experts committed to making your meeting a...

Staffing Solutions for Conventions, Meetings and Events in Washington, DC
7 Sustainable Catering Companies in the Washington, DC Region

By supporting local businesses, incorporating green recycling programs and producing eco-friendly offerings, these catering companies are socially-sensitive businesses with eco-friendly practices. Check out these green catering companies throughout the DC region for your next event.

Green and sustainable catering companies in the Washington, DC metro area - Geppetto Catering event overlooking the DC skyline
Private Dining Spots for Intimate Groups of 150 or Less in Washington, DC

Washington, DC hosts exclusive meetings of all types and sizes, making intimate dining spaces for groups a necessity. From Michelin-starred restaurants to museums and historic buildings, the nation’s capital does not disappoint. Check out some of our top choices for your next private dining...

Chef's Table at Michelin-starred Blue Duck Tavern - Private dining space for intimate groups of 150 or less in Washington, DC
Connected Capital Industry Press Coverage

Jay Newton-Small of TIME sites various statistics on DC as the #1 city for women in tech in her story. TIME.com , Feb. 27, 2018 : Silicon Valley Is a Boys Club. But This City Is Surprisingly Good for Women in Tech Tara Miller, Senior Manager of International Sales at Destination DC, shares how DC...

Knowledge Hub Industry Press Coverage - Plan Your Next Meeting in Washington, DC