June 8, 7-11pm, Washington Hilton, Washington, DC
The Washington Humane Society's 26th annual Bark Ball is the only black-tie event for the DC Metro's movers and shakers where they can bring canine companions as their dates. The Bark Ball draws many of the area's most illustrious residents and their four-legged friends, all in honor of the programs and services of the Washington Humane Society. The guest list always includes leading figures from politics, media, entertainment and sports. The Ball will include a reception, silent and live auctions, dinner, program, dancing, and special surprises. Buy tickets here.