What we're about

This Is a group for transgender women, cross dressers, and transsexuals to get together together socially in safe, transgender friendly venues.
We have sister groups in Rehoboth beach,Baltimore,Annapolis,Fredericksburg and West Virginia that we work very closely with
This is a transgender womens group, we do not accept Admirers or Men as members and they are not welcome at our events,wives, husbands and significant others are.This is not a group to join if you are looking to sell your goods or services to our members

Our primary goal is support and empowerment of Transgender woman,here are some of the things that we do


For those just starting out and looking to meet other woman in our group, we hold Beginning Girls Get Togethers in a members home on a Saturday evening. It is an opportunity to meet others in our group, in a safe, privet setting,show up dressed or you may come early and get ready there .There will be a mix of new members and members that have done this for a while, you can get to know some of members in the group so you have a friend when you venture out to our other events.

Beginning girls get togethers are held 1 week before a Social

Chaparone Program:

For ladies new to stepping out, for the first couple times, we offer the Chaprone program. This program pairs new ladies with ladies who are senior members of our group. The senior lady will be at the new ladies side all evening, helping to calm nerves, answer questions and be there to support the new lady.

There is no cost for this service. If you are interested in having a Chaparone for a Social,, or would like more information, please contact Julie De’mon.

Out and About events

This is a very active group socially,there are all kinds of events,Friday at Freddies',Drag shows,Karaoke nights at Shooters,Game night at the Continental Pool Lounge,Movie night,Dinner out,Sunday brunch,live music at JV's restaurant,live bands at transgender friendly places,and we cant forget Wicked Jesable our favorite band and so much more this group is all about going out and being all the woman you can be

The main events for our group are the Hotel Socials
We have Socials every 6 weeks at a major hotel in the D.C.area,basicly we take over the restaurant and lounge for the night,these are our big events,most are theme events,Valentines day,Spring fling,start of Summer,end of Summer,Halloween,and a our big event the Holiday Social,we tipically have between 50 to 80 Ladies attend with the Holiday Social having 100 girls
At all of our SocialS you can have dinner before at the same hotel,it is important to us to have food and theSocial at the same place,its just safer and more conveniant

Upcoming events (3)

Holiday Gala 2022

Fairfax Marriott at Fair Oaks

Tis the Season for family. The DCATS family is no exception. We are having our annual Holiday Gala and everyone is welcome to attend, during this most wonderful time of the year. We'd love to see our whole DCATS family attend.
What would a Holiday Gala be without ladies dressed in in their holiday best.
Our Holiday Gala we always encourage ladies to dress up, as glamorous as they care to. Holiday dresses, black cocktail dresses or even full Ball gowns. Guests and Dates are more than welcome to attend. Please remember, you are responsible for your guest.
The Gala, will be at the Marriott, in Fair Oaks. The Marriott always has their lounge and Atrium, fully decorated for the Christmas season.
They will also provide DCATS with a special room rate, for those wishing to spend the evening.
The Marriott will be hosting a dinner for us as well. ( Please see the separate RSVP page, if you'd like to have dinner, in the restaurant. )

Please, contact any of the organizers, if you have any questions.

Holiday Gala Dinner

Fairfax Marriott at Fair Oaks

What a better way to start your Holiday Gala, than having a wonderfully festive meal, created by the Marriott's Chef.
Chef Naim, will be creating a special menu for our Gala. The menu will feature seasonal appetizers and entries using local ingredients. The menu will have something to please everyone.
The Bar / Lounge will also have a season cocktail to got along with your meal.
Dinner will be starting at 6:00pm, with seating until 8:30pm. ( restaurant closing at 9pm )
The Kitchen will remain open, after 9pm,, with service in the lounge, and ordering through your Bartender.
If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact one of the organizers.

A Blue Ridge Ladies Christmas at the Lodge

The Lodge

Our sister from the Blue Ridge Transgender Group have invited us to join them, at their annual Christmas Party, at the Lodge.

Tis the Season for dreams of a cold winters night, in Log Cabin, roaring fire, with friends cocktails, music and DRAG QUEENS !
All will happen, at our annual Christmas Party at the Lodge, and everyone is invited to join us.
The Lodge is a wonderful LGBT Dance Club, located just outside of Boonsboro Maryland. The crowd at the Lodge is what make it so wonderful. They are a mix of every color of the rainbow and then some.
This evening it will have something for everybody. There will be drinks, dancing, a DJ and a Drag Show.
It's the perfect night to wear your favorite Holiday attire or favorite Ho-Ho-Ho dress.
There is a Cover, for the evening. Entrance is free until 8:45. Then $7.00 from 8:45- 10pm. $10.00 after 10pm.
For those looking to spend the evening, there are plenty of hotel options about 12 miles away in Hagerstown Md.
If you'd like more information on the evening, the Lodge or hotels, please contact one of the evenings hosts.

Past events (201)

DCATS annual Black Friday at Freddie's.

Freddie's Beach Bar

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