Evening at the Embassy of Saudi Arabia

The Beauty that is Medina
The Mysteries of the Desert
The Glory of Riyadh 

Our Meetup has the remarkable privilege of transporting you around the world to an ancient land filled with wonder and excitement - all in a single evening. Step onto foreign soil and join us for an exclusive visit to the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia. You will be amazed at the fantastic architecture and elegance of the Embassy.

 

Featuring:

1) FULL SAUDI DINNER: The Embassy's private chef is preparing a special full buffet dinner of exquisite Saudi delicacies, including traditional Saudi meat, vegetables, rice, salad, samposa, and special surprise Saudi desserts. Out of respect to the laws of our host country, alcoholic beverages will not be present at the Embassy. Included in the menu: Saudi Fresh Fruit Display Melons, Strawberry, Pineapple, Kiwi, Berries Saudi Spanakopita Stuffed Vegetarian Grape Leaves Middle Eastern Tomato, Cucumber Chopped Salad with fresh mint Humus Tabouleh Saudi Chicken Kebob Wedding Rice with toasted pine nuts and raisins Saudi Lamb Koobideh with Tsatziki Fried Cauliflower Carrots Baklava Middle Eastern Honey and Almond Cookies

2) SAUDI FASHION SHOW: Volunteers will be picked from the audience to display off the glorious international outfits from Saudi Arabia. Learn about Saudi Arabia's fascinating national attire, dress and uniforms.

3) EXCLUSIVE SLIDE SHOW: Learn about the rich culture and splendor of the country of Saudi Arabia. The country's scenic highlights, people, kingdom, and everyday lifestyles will be featured in a manner that you may have never seen before.

4) SAUDI ART: Surrounding this beautiful Embassy are historic paintings, pictures, and artifacts (including swords, jewelry, etc) that will be on display. Representatives from the Embassy will be on hand to discuss their significance.

5) DIPLOMATIC GREETING AND RECEPTION: Meet and greet diplomats from the embassy of Saudi Arabia.

 

Suggested Attire: Business Attire

 

Directions: The Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia, 601 New Hampshire Avenue, Washington, D.C. (Across the street from the Watergate. Closest metro is Foggy Bottom/GWU)

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  • A former member
    A former member

    flight late in from atlanta tonight. paid for my ticket. Can I donate this to another attendee?

    February 22, 2013

  • Helen

    Greg, is there a host to this event? How do members of this meetup find / meet each other?

    February 22, 2013

    • Greg

      The meetup members will be identified during the presentation with an opportunity to congregate right after the fashion show and before dinner.

      February 22, 2013

  • Noreen A.

    Do we pay for this event upon arrival? Looking fwd to it!!

    1 · February 9, 2013

    • ANDY

      Greg - not seen the email.

      February 19, 2013

    • ANDY

      Greg - an email to the link to pay in advance would be ideal. Thanks.

      February 20, 2013

  • Rose

    looking foward to meet more friends

    February 17, 2013

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