What we're about

This group is for singles and couples. We would like to aim for the 20s and early 30s age range. Please feel free to recommend Meetups and we will post as many as possible. We are pretty much looking to do anything entertaining in the area. Happy Hours, DC Events, Bowling, Kyaking, hiking, carnivals, festivals, fairs, sporting events, dinners, game nights, day trips. Make some recommendations.

Thank you,

Mer

Upcoming events (5)

Speed Dating (21-39 years olds) - IN PERSON

Johnny Pistolas

$15.00

To secure your spot, purchase your ticket from the Eventbrite link (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/speed-dating-21-39-years-olds-in-person-tickets-124605429193). RSVPing only on the Meetup page, doesn't allow you to attend the Event. ABOUT THE EVENT We have been hosting a virtual speed dating events during the quarantine and many of you requested us for an IRL event. Your voice is heard and here we are! Ticket price includes a COMPLIMENTARY DRINK (house wine, beer and rail drinks)! Ticket Price : $15/$20 by purchasing in advance and $40 or more on event's day (depending on capacity and availability). RUNDOWN : 1. We mingle and socialize for the first half hour. 2. We will give each couple 3 minutes seated interaction time. 3. After we finish the rotation, the party continues at the cash bar. 4. Since we paid for the venue, it is non-refundable. However, we will refund fully if the event is cancelled. 5. The payment secures serious and committed people and it is subject to increase. 6. RSVP will be open up until matches between sexes evens up. However, RSVP doesn't guarantee attendance, unless you buy your ticket. We constantly update the RSVPs. 7. If you are not able to attend you can sell your thicket to same sex. 8. For the dating session, we seat one man across from each woman. Then, we rotate each man to the next woman, until each man has met each woman present. Please try to speak loud, since everyone would speak at the same time. 9. After the 3 minutes time is up, you will then secretly circle yes or no on your date card depending on whether or not you would like to get to know the person you just met better. 10. Then, we will do the matching right after the event and will send you the result by email. MASKS ARE MANDATORY FOR ENTRY AND SHOULD BE WORN AT ALL TIMES EXCEPT EATING AND DRINKING. - Come one, come all; this is the most friendliest event you have ever attended! - Feel free to invite your friends. They don't necessarily have to be a member - Event is 21+ We are at 50% capacity. So, please drink for two:) As we all know, the hospitality industry is badly hit by the crisis and be generous to your bartenders and waitresses. Due to the pandemic the entire set up of this event is changed: - We will be complying with all CDC, state, and local guidelines. - Occupancy never exceeds 50%. - No Cash Transaction to reduce contamination. - All patrons must wear masks. If you don't wear a mask, we don't allow you to enter and you won't be refunded. - A thorough cleaning and disinfection of frequently contacted surfaces will be done during the event and please bear with us. - Temperature check for staff and patrons. Refund & Ticket Resell All sales are final. We only refund the full amount, if the event is canceled. If it is rescheduled, we will send an email to those who RSVPed 'YES' advising that. A full refund will be given to those that let us know within 2 calendar days of the update email, if you are unable to make it on the new date. No refunds will be given after that time. However, you can sell your ticket to someone else if you are unable to attend. Please, feel free to post in the comment box for the event, that you have a ticket for sale. Work out payment between yourselves, and have the seller only send the organizer a message letting us know the full name of the person taking your spot. You must let us know two hours before the RSVP close time, on the day of the event. METRO & PARKING INFO The closest metro station is Woodley Park/Adams Morgan. Also, please take into account Metro's Safe Track Work & Service Adjustments. Check it on http://www.wmata.com/ and plan accordingly. Street Parking might be a challenge. But if you plan to drive, try your luck on Champlain Street. Otherwise, there is a parking garage around. However, the event involves drinking and we highly recommend a shared ride or taxi service. DRINK RESPONSIBLY.

French Embassy Event

Embassy of France

$55.00

Many of you might have already figured out my French connection by my name or you might run into my Francophone friends on our events and they try to speak to you in French:) I wanted to throw a party at the French Embassy, in collaboration with the Embassy and The French-American Chamber of Commerce (to which I am proudly a member); to show you around France and French culture. - We will meet and socialize with French professionals, business people and diplomates at the Event - Buffet Campagnard (Typical french style finger food buffet) prepared by the Embassy's chefs will be served - We will have an Open Bar featuring French wines & drinks. Payment Instructions : 1. You should login from a PC to see the 'Pay Now' button, after RSVPing. Then hit the button. 2. Verify correct dollar amount for number of people you're paying for. 3. If you don't have a Paypal account, click "Pay with a Debit or Credit Card". 4. If you have a Paypal account, simply log in, and pay as you normally would via Paypal. Ticket Price : 1. $45 - Up until Jan. 31st,[masked]. $ 55 - Between Feb. 1st and Feb. 29th,[masked]. $ 65 - Between March 1st and noon March 11th,2016. Please get your early bird ticket at your earliest convenience. Dress Code : Business/Cocktail Attire Parking & Metro Info : Parking on the Embassy's premises is not allowed. However, street parking is free. There is no metro station close by. Hence, we highly recommend a shared ride. Refund & Ticket Resell All sales are final. We only refund the full amount, if the event is canceled. If it is rescheduled, we will send an email to those who RSVPed 'YES' advising that. A full refund will be given to those that let us know within 2 calendar days of the update email, if you are unable to make it on the new date. No refunds will be given after that time. However, you can sell your ticket to someone else if you are unable to attend. Please, feel free to post in the comment box for the event, that you have a ticket for sale. Work out payment between yourselves, and have the seller only send the organizer a "message" through their Meetup profile (do not comment in the comment box of the event posting) letting us know the full name and Meetup profile URL (if a member) of the person taking your spot. You must let us know two hours before the RSVP close time, on the day of the event.

Reston Outing (Pre-Thanksgiving DINING with Drinks and Food Coupon)

To secure your spot, purchase your ticket from the Eventbrite link (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/restons-outing-tickets-126314830057). RSVPing only on the Meetup Page doesn't allow you to attend the Event. Due to the COVID 19, we have limited spots and we allocate them, before the event, to serve our customers safely according to CDC and local governments guidelines. Hence, advance ticket purchase is required and don't try to walk-in; AS THIS RESULTS BEING REMOVED FROM THE GROUP. This is a different type of event, designed around the pandemic. ABOUT THE EVENT We go all over Virginia and canvas all cities and towns. This time it is Reston's turn. Here we come! We will be heading to Red's Table. It is a rustic-modern spot which serves an American menu, local brews & cocktails. Ticket Price : $15 (will increase soon) Ticket price includes a half order of wings, goat cheese fritters; AND a beer or cocktail of the day. CASH BAR AFTERWARDS. As per local Government guidelines, this is a sit down dinning event. Maximum of six people will be seated per table. We have super limited space! Get your tickets ASAP. After dinner, we will rotate dinners from table to table. So that everyone meets everyone. You would get to meet your future friends/acquaintances/buddies/pals /partner-in-crimes or may be more:) - To hang out/go out or do things together. Also, this is an ideal event if you are new in town. MASKS ARE REQUIRED FOR ENTRY AND SHOULD BE WORN AT ALL TIMES EXCEPT EATING AND DRINKING. - Come one, come all; this is the most friendliest event you have ever attended! - Feel free to invite your friends. They don't necessarily have to be a member - Celebrate your birthdays or your moments in life with us - Event is 21+ We are at 50% capacity. So, please drink for two:) As we all know, the hospitality industry is badly hit by the crisis and be generous to your bartenders and waitresses. Due to the pandemic the entire set up of this event is changed: - We will be complying with all CDC, state, and local guidelines. - Occupancy never exceeds 50%. - No Cash Transaction to reduce contamination. - All patrons must wear masks. If you don't wear a mask, we don't allow you to enter and you won't be refunded. - A thorough cleaning and disinfection of frequently contacted surfaces will be done during the event and please bear with us. - Temperature check for staff and patrons. Payment Instructions : 1. You should login from a PC to see the 'Pay Now' button, after RSVPing. Then hit the button. 2. Verify correct dollar amount for number of people you're paying for. 3. If you don't have a Paypal account, click "Pay with a Debit or Credit Card". 4. If you have a Paypal account, simply log in, and pay as you normally would via Paypal. Refund & Ticket Resell All sales are final. We only refund the full amount, if the event is canceled. If it is rescheduled, we will send an email to those who RSVPed 'YES' advising that. A full refund will be given to those that let us know within 2 calendar days of the update email, if you are unable to make it on the new date. No refunds will be given after that time. However, you can sell your ticket to someone else if you are unable to attend. Please, feel free to post in the comment box for the event, that you have a ticket for sale. Work out payment between yourselves, and have the seller only send the organizer a message letting us know the full name of the person taking your spot. You must let us know two hours before the RSVP close time, on the day of the event. PARKING INFO : Free parking. However, the event involves drinking and we highly recommend a shared ride or taxi service. DRINK RESPONSIBLY. **FOR FURTHER INFO, REFER THE EVENTBRITE LINK AND PURCHASE TICKET. IT RULES**

Bad Santa Crawl in Clarendon

Clarendon Ballroom

$15.00

To secure your spot, purchase your ticket from the Eventbrite link (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bad-santa-crawl-clarendon-tickets-83669803635). RSVPing only on the Meetup page, doesn't allow you to attend the Event. ABOUT THE EVENT VIRGINIA THIS IS FOR YOU!! The Bad Santa Bar Crawl is coming to Clarendon on Saturday, December 21st! The wait is over and your voice is heard! It’s not your ordinary Christmas Bar Crawl, so put on your baddest Santa suit, zip up your Christmas onesies, throw on your ugly sweaters, or lace up your elf costumes and get ready to crawl through the streets of Clarendon for the most fun time of the year! Whether you’ve been naughty or nice, you’re invited to join in on the biggest and baddest bar crawl this season, The Bad Santa Crawl! Get ready for All-Day Food & Drink Specials, Bad Santa Mugs, DJs, Live Entertainment, Photos, Raffles, Giveaways and Entry to the most Popular Bars in Clarendon. Date: Saturday, December 21st Time: 2pm-9pm (ticket pick up is from 2-5pm) Price: $15 (will increase soon) Group tickets and discounts available! CAN'T MAKE IT BY 5:00 PM? If you have friends who are participating in the event, you may also forward them your ticket and they can pick up your event wristband and party favors for you. What you get - Entry to All Participating Bars - Branded Bad Santa Mug - Drink Specials: • $3 Beers • $4 Rails • $5 White Claw • $5 Santa Shots - Food Specials (from all participating bars) - Photos of the Event - A Chance to Dress in Outrageous Holiday Gear! Participating bars Clarendon Ballroom • Spider Kelly's • Pamplona • The Lot more coming soon... FAQs REGISTRATION Registration is from 2PM-5PM. You'll receive your 14oz Bad Santa Mug and wristband. If you can't make it by 5pm have a friend present your ticket and pick everything up for you. TICKETS You MUST print a copy of your ticket or have with you or on your phone. Tickets are transferable and not refundable. You can give your ticket to a friend to use if you cannot attend the event. ROUTE You’re able to go to any of the participating bars at your leisure after you register! A map will be sent to all participants the day of the event. SPECIALS From 2pm – 9pm. All specials include $3 Beers, $4 Mixed Drinks, $4 Holiday Shots, $5 White Claws. DRESS CODE Santa suits, ugly sweaters, elf costumes OR whatever gets you in the holiday spirit. Once on, get ready to crawl! ID Government issued ID is required! It will be checked at every participating bar that you choose to go to. All participants must be 21 years old or older. WEATHER Event goes on rain, snow or shine! STILL HAVE QUESTIONS Reach out to [masked] You must be over 21 years of age to participate. Please don't drink and drive! Have a designated driver ready to pick you up upon the conclusion of the bar crawl, take public transportation, or call a cab. Refund & Ticket Resell Policy All sales are final. We only refund the full amount, if the event is canceled. If it is rescheduled, we will send an email to those who purchased tickets advising that. A full refund will be given to those that let us know within 2 calendar days of the update email, if you are unable to make it on the new date. No refunds will be given after that time. However, you can sell your ticket to someone else if you are unable to attend. Please, feel free to post in the comment box for the event, that you have a ticket for sale. Work out payment between yourselves, and have the seller only send the organizer a message letting us know the full name and contact details of the person taking your spot. You must let us know two hours before the RSVP close time, on the day of the event.

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