What we're about

Let's have fun meeting other fun people who share similar interests. This group is open to anyone who loves to dance zouk, kompa and other ethnic dances such as bachata, kizomba, salsa, etc... We plan to meet twice a month to experience great dancing and ethnic food. Calling all caribbean natives and all caribbean fanatics!!!

Upcoming events (5)

Rooftop Kizomba Dance Party

Homewood Suites by Hilton Washington DC Capitol-Navy Yard

$15.00

To secure your spot, purchase your ticket from the Eventbrite link (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/saturday-rooftop-mixer-and-kizomba-tickets-158013832627). RSVPing only on the Meetup Page doesn't allow you to attend the Event. ADVANCE TICKET PURCHASE IS REQUIRED TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT. DUE TO COVID.

ABOUT THE EVENT

Time to party at a Rooftop! Join us at our rooftop series and enjoy this Instagramable sight.

Half way into the event, we will give lessons of Kizomba and Kompa.

Ticket price includes Canned Cocktail/ Canned Beer/Canned Wine. We only serve Canned Beverages to minimize contact/contamination. Cash Bar afterwards.

As per DC Government guidelines, this is a sit down experience. Maximum of six people will be seated per table. We have super limited spots! Get your tickets soon and in advance. So that we reserve your seat. ADVANCE TICKET PURCHASE IS REQUIRED.

After first formal session, we will rotate attendees 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 or not!

MASKS ARE MANDATORY FOR ENTRY AND SHOULD BE WORN AT ALL TIMES EXCEPT EATING AND DRINKING.

DOUBLE MASK IS THE NEW MASK! THE VIRUS IS STILL AROUND, WITH DIFFERENT VARIANTS AND LET US NOT LOWER DOWN OUR SHIELDS. EVEN THOUGH, WE ARE VACCINATED.

- Come one, come all; YOU CAN FLY SOLO TOO:) 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.

- For bottle/table service email ([masked]) or text at (202)[masked].

- 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%.

- 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 and 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 ticket holders 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.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jGeBDwcJYEk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0NDAEJ0Eyu0

French Embassy Event

French Embassy In the United

To secure your spot, please purchase your ticket from the Eventbrit link ( https://www.eventbrite.com/e/french-embassy-reception-tickets-24433953613 )

How about traveling to France without airport hustle, jet lag,...etc? This event is a showcase of 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.

Please get your early bird ticket at your earliest convenience.

Dress Code :

Reception/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.

French Embassy Event

French Embassy In the United

To secure your spot, please purchase your ticket from the Eventbrit link ( https://www.eventbrite.com/e/french-embassy-reception-tickets-24433953613 )

How about traveling to France without airport hustle, jet lag,...etc? This event is a showcase of 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.

I organized this event, in collaboration with the Embassy and The French-American Chamber of Commerce (I am proudly a member).

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 April 26th,[masked]. $ 55 - Between April 26th and May 17th,[masked]. $ 65 - Between May 17th and May 31st,[masked]. $ 70 - Between May 31st and noon June 3rd,2016.

Please get your early bird ticket at your earliest convenience.

Dress Code :

Reception/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.

Dance Soirée @ The French Embassy (Alors On Danse)

Embassy of France

To secure your spot, please purchase your ticket from the Eventbrite link ( https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dance-soiree-the-french-embassy-alors-on-danse-tickets-24295172515 ).

We are invited by The Consulate General of France in Washington DC and the French-American Chamber of Commerce- DC Chapter to join them on their fourth edition of "Alors on Danse", a vintage French Musical party! An evening of your favorite French tubes (and a few American tunes), from the seventies to today, in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7pKrVB5f2W0

There will be plenty of room to rock the dance floor as well as to enjoy the buffet campagnard (Buffet style fingerfood), in the purest French tradition along with free one drink (any kind), per person - Cash bar for additional drinks!

Oui oui oui! La Fievre du Samedi Soir is coming back once again to DC! LET'S DANCE!

Ticket Prices :

Tickets include access to the event (including buffet and dance floor) as well as one drink )

Early Bird up until Fri, May 13: $45

General Admission May 14 to Fri, May 20: $50

Dress Code:

Whatever you feel comfortable dancing in! 70's attires welcome

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" 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.

Metro & Parking Info

There is no metro station close by. However, the D6 bus make a stop in front of the Embassy.

There will be no parking inside the Embassy. Public parking is available on Reservoir Rd and across the street at Georgetown University Hospital's pay lot.

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