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Connecting DC's Global Professional Community...

Have you ever wanted to meet and build relationships with other Expats who can share your common experience or locals who lived, worked, studied or traveled overseas; who love cultures of other countries?

Imagine being able to meet others, to share in social events, business connections, food and music. The DC International Professionals/Expats Meetup is a network of expats in the Greater Washington, DC area. Our group is made up of individuals who have lived, worked, studied or traveled in countries all around the world who are dedicated to building strong social and strong professional networks.

Flags of Current Members:
http://www.meetup.com/Internationals/photos/

If you are ready to meet some new and interesting people from all over the world; and participate in networking and social events in the DC area, then this Group is for you.

Upcoming events (5+)

[POSTPONED TO 07/19/19] : Clarendon Outing {Mingling followed by Dance}

Hunan Number One Restaurant & Bar

Our notorious expedition and curiosity for new venues in the area will take us to Clarendon, particularly to Number One Hunan, this time around. It is a casual spot serving up traditional Chinese dishes, Sushi and Thai food. We booked the entire BACK BAR for this party We will have specials, including our usual suspect MERtini:) Dress code : Dress to impress Event is free and 21+ METRO & PARKING INFO : Hunan Number One is one short blocks from Clarendon metro station. They have FREE PARKING AT THE REAR. This is unbeatable in Clarendon!

Clarendon Outing {Mingling followed by Dance}

Hunan Number One Restaurant & Bar

Our notorious expedition and curiosity for new venues in the area will take us to Clarendon, particularly to Number One Hunan, this time around. It is a casual spot serving up traditional Chinese dishes, Sushi and Thai food. We booked the entire venue for this event We will have specials, including our usual suspect MERtini:) Dress code : Dress to impress Event is free and 21+ METRO & PARKING INFO : Hunan Number One is one short blocks from Clarendon metro station. They have FREE PARKING AT THE REAR. This is unbeatable in Clarendon!

Expats Wine Tasting Soirée -

The Gryphon

$35.00

Join us for an South African Wine Tasting night! Six different types of wines will be featured. This is a wine tasting night, where we pour six types of delicious wines for hours, we get educated on the wines by the top notch experts from the industry. On top of that, we socialize and mingle with many like minded wine lovers through out the evening. *Full cash bar will be available after the Event. Ticket price increases to $ 45 on Dec. 1st, 2015; to $ 50 on Jan. 2nd and to $ 55 on Jan. 11th, 2016. Please get your early bird ticket before then. 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 : The Gryphon is half a block from DuPont Circle Metro Station. Please take 'DuPont South' Exit. Check it on http://www.wmata.com/ and plan accordingly. Street parking might be difficult. However, if you plan to drive, there are parking garages around.

EXPATS Rooftop Party

Ozio Rooftop Lounge

Spring is in the air and it is time to party at a rooftop! We booked the whole rooftop for this party. Dress Code : Dress to impress Event is free and 21+ Unbeatable Happy Hour Specials including Hooka Ozio's also make me feel loved and honored, by serving, one of my favorite cocktails, which is named after me - Mer-Tini:) It will be one of the featured cocktails. Ozio is a multi-level venue with full-service Mediterranean/American fusion dinning experience and cigar lounge. The spacious multi-floor venue is contained within a large four story, historically preserved, colonial row house. They have a retractable rooftop and if it gets warmer, we might be able to open the roof. METRO & PARKING INFO Closest Metro Station are : 1. Farragut North (Please take the L Street Exit) 2. Farragut West (Please take the 18th Street Exit) 3. Dupont Circle (Please take the 'Dupont South' Exit) Street parking might be difficult. However, if you plan to drive, there is a PMI parking garage on 1820 L St. NW, for $ 6 after 5 pm.

Past events (582)

Kayaking + fun

Key Bridge Boathouse

$34.00

Photos (7,708)