What we're about

The DMV Socialites is a professional networking and social group for professionals, both native and new to the DMV (DC/Maryland/Virginia area), to get acquainted with one another during several online and in-person events held year-round.
The DMV Socialites hosts events such as birthday celebrations for members, casino trips, day and weekend trips in the DMV and beyond, spa days, beach trips, community service projects, open forum events, weight loss challenges, movie nights, museum and festival visits, group dining, and more!
If you enjoy networking and getting acquainted with other professionals in the DMV of diverse backgrounds, careers, ages, and nationalities, this group is for you! All members are encouraged to suggest outings that they would like to see this group do - all suggestions will be considered.

I look forward to meeting you at a future event! - Vicky

Upcoming events (3)

"Shore" to Please: Atlantic City & Ocean City, New Jersey!

LandShark Bar & Grill - Atlantic City

*Please refer to the Comments section below for live updates about this event.

"It's a 'shore' bet."
"The New Jersey beaches: 'shore' to please."
"It's a Jersey thing."
"We're going to the shore!"

These are common phrases that many New Jersey natives like me use when discussing the lovely and famous New Jersey beaches, also known as "The Jersey Shore."

Join The DMV Socialites for a weekend getaway to two of New Jersey's beloved and famous beach towns, Atlantic City and Ocean City!

We'll be in Atlantic City (AC) and Ocean City (OC) from Saturday, May 28th - Monday, May 30th. We'll enjoy great boardwalk food (fried Oreos!), casinos, shopping, beach bars, group dining, swimming in the ocean, amusement rides, sunbathing, nightlife, a comedy show, and more!

*See the Agenda below:

Day 1: Sat., May 28th
12 pm - 2 pm: Lunch at LandShark Bar & Grill on the beach :-)

2ish - 4ish: One or more of the following activities - swimming, chill on the beach, stroll the Atlantic City Boardwalk, shop, visit Steel Pier Theme Park, visit casinos, & try famous boardwalk food (friend Snickers, waffle fries, ice cream, funnel cake, Italian water ice, etc.)

4:30ish - 6:45ish: Check into hotels or Airbnb, chill, and freshen up for a fun night by the ocean waves

7ish - 9:30ish: Dinner & drinks at one of the many restaurants at Borgata Hotel, Casino & Spa (suggested restaurants: The Metropolitan or BETMGM Sportsbook & Bar)

10 pm - 11:30ish: See comedian Jim Gaffigan perform live in "The Fun Tour" at the Borgata Event Center! For tix: https://www.ticketmaster.com/event/02005C2F13F37746

11:30ish - Whenever: Do as we please! Bar hopping, nightclubs, casinos, etc.

Day 2: Sun., May 29th

8:30 am - 11:30 am: Eat breakfast at the hotel/Airbnb or restaurant

11:30ish: Carpool from Atlantic City to Ocean City, NJ (OC is about 20 mi./25 minutes from AC before traffic)

12:15ish: Arrive to Ocean City!

12:30ish - 7ish: Enjoy a serendipity, laid-back day in Ocean City! We'll go with the flow & do what makes us happy: chill on the beach, eat at some nice bars and restaurants, stroll the boardwalk, shop, visit the theme parks, etc.

7:30ish: Drive back to Atlantic City

8:15ish - Whenever: Freshen up, then enjoy our last night in AC! Food & drinks, beach bars, casino hopping, clubbing, etc.

Day 3: Mon., May 30th (Memorial Day!)

8:30 am - 11:00 am: Pack up, eat breakfast at hotel/Airbnb, and check out

11ish: Safe travels back home everyone!

*The deadline to RSVP is Sat., May 21st by 12 pm.

*While attendees are not required to participate in all activities, we hope that you join us for some of them :-)

*All attendees are responsible for securing and paying for their own lodging.

Be "shore" to party with us at the Jersey beaches!

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"City of Brotherly Love": We're Going to Philly! (June 10th-12th)

Stratus Rooftop Bar & Lounge

"Cheesesteakin' me to Philly!" - Rowan University (my alma mater :-) circa '03

Join The DMV Socialites for a fun & affordable weekend in Philadelphia, PA! As the 8th largest city in the U.S., there's always plenty to see & do in "The City of Brotherly Love & Sisterly Affection." Philly is also world famous for its cheesesteaks, soft pretzels, & Italian water ice.

Join us for an adventurous weekend in Philly as we enjoy the following together:

  • The Philadelphia Flower Show (the nation's largest annual flower show)

  • Reading Terminal Market

  • Chinatown

  • The famous Philadelphia Museum of Art, The "Rocky's Run" Stairs, & the Rocky Statue!

  • Penn's Landing

  • The Liberty Bell

  • Pat's Steaks vs. Geno's Steaks (across the street from each other): The longest & largest "best cheesesteak" rivals in Philly!

  • Hop On, Hop Off Bus Tour

  • Rivers Casino

  • Xfinity Live!

  • And other fun shopping, nightlife, sightseeing, & group dining activities

Stay tuned for more details & a tentative agenda for our fun Philly weekend!

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We're Going to Miami! (June 17th - 21st)

Coconuts

*Please see Comments section below for live updates for this trip.

"Welcome to Miami. Bienvenido a Miami!" - "Welcome to Miami" song by Will Smith

Join us for a fun-filled 4-night, 5-day trip in sunny Miami, FL! From June 17th - 21st, we'll party like Rock Stars in Miami & in some of the cities & beach towns nearby:

- Fort Lauderdale
- Hallandale Beach
- Boca Raton
- Dania Beach
- Highland Beach
- Delray Beach
- Deerfield Beach
- Hollywood
- West Palm Beach
- Davie/Seminole
- Pompano Beach

Join us for any of the following activities: Seminole Hardrock Casino & Hotel, jet-ski & banana boat rides, lounging on the beach (South Beach & Ocean Ave!), Calle Ocho (Miami's Little Havana), group dining, renting bicycles, scooters/motorbikes, & quads (4-wheelers), beach bars, night clubs (Blue Martini!), rooftop bars/clubs, shopping, boat party, the Miami Observation Wheel, festivals, & more!

*Attendees are not required nor obligated to join us for all the events that in the agenda, but we hope you'll join us for some of the activities.

TENTATIVE AGENDA:

Day 1 (Fri., 6/17): Food & Drinks at Coconuts in Fort Lauderdale - Sightsee & Chill on Las Olas Blvd. in Fort Lauderdale - Bar Hop & Club Hop at Blue Martini & Other Miami Night Spots!

Day 2 (Sat., 6/18): Party & Chill on South Beach - Explore & Eat on Calle Ocho (8th St.) - Fiesta Boat Party - Upscale Late Night Party at Wet Deck Rooftop & Lounge!

Day 3 (Sun., 6/19): Happy Juneteenth! Brunch at Jackson's Soul Food or Red Rooster - The Finale Black Hollywood South Beach Sunset Pool Party! (ticket purchase required: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-finale-black-hollywood-south-beach-sunset-pool-party-61922-tickets-205309685797)

Day 4 (Mon., 6/20): Enjoy a Day at Key Biscayne (beaches, state parks, kayaking, snorkeling, biking, etc.) - Party Hard at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, FL!

Day 5 (Tues., 6/21): Fly Back Home

*A Zoom event will be scheduled soon to discuss the particulars of the trip.

We'll see you under the sun in Miami!!!

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Concert Night: AJR with Gayle!

Merriweather Post Pavilion

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