THE RITZ-CARLTON GEORGETOWN, WASHINGTON D.C.

3100 South Street, N.W., Washington, District of Columbia 20007 United States
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Calendar of Events



Lively Activities in the Heart of Georgetown
Surrounded by the vestiges of its 18th century port town heritage, modern-day Georgetown is abuzz with unbridled energy and vitality. In the midst of the neighborhood's irresistible bustle is The Ritz-Carlton Georgetown, Washington, D.C. Featuring an exquisite restaurant, chic bar and lively lobby lounge, the hotel is full of entertaining options.



The National Cherry Blossom Festival

See the blossoming of thousands of cherry trees on the Tidal Basin in Washington, D.C. The capital welcomes spring with this annual tradition begun by the gift of 3,000 trees to the United States from Japan in 1912 with a multitude of parades, festivals, concerts, and more. Popular events include:

Pink Tie Party
March 19, 2015; 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center

Get things started on March 19th at the annual Pink Tie Party – wear your finest “Pink Tie” cocktail attire while enjoying delicious cocktails, cuisine, live music and dancing. Proceeds benefit the National Cherry Blossom Festival, Inc. Click HERE for tickets.

National Cherry Blossom Festival Opening Ceremony
March 21, 2015; 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Warner Theatre

Kick off the festival in style with this complimentary event which includes traditional and contemporary performances from American and Japanese artists. Advanced ticketing is required, and can be made online by visiting www.nationalcherryblossomfestival.org


Blossom Kite Festival
March 28, 2015; 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
National Mall – Constitution Ave & 17th Streets, NW

Kite enthusiasts from across the US and the world show off their stunt skills in this annual competition. Enjoy stunning views, special demonstrations and kite making for children.

Southwest Waterfront Fireworks Festival
April 4, 2015; 1 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Southwest Waterfront – 600 Water Street, SW

Enjoy over eight hours of music, family friendly water-related activities, cultural experiences, live entertainment and delicious cuisine. This year’s fireworks are a special display, presented by the City of Nagaoka, renowned throughout Japan for its spectacular fireworks festival. The fireworks illuminate the waterfront, with best viewing at the Southwest Waterfront promenade at 600 Water Street, SW or from East Potomac Park.

National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade
April 11, 2015

Constitution Ave – From 7th to 17th Streets, NW

One of the Washington’s largest public events of the year, the National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade features fantastic entertainment for the whole family including decorated floats, gigantic colorful helium balloons, marching bands, clowns, horses, antique cars, military and celebrity performances, and more.


For a full list of featured events, visit www.nationalcherryblossomfestival.org


Signature S ’mores by the Fire


Enjoy complimentary butler-passed s’mores every evening in front of the wood-burning fireplace. This complimentary festive treat is butler-passed every evening from 6:30 to 7 p.m. in the hotel lobby.

  
Easter Brunch
Sunday, April 5 in Fahrenheit Ballroom; Seatings available at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.

$80 per adult, $40 per child ages 10 and under. 
Exclusive of tax and gratuity.

Celebrate the bounty of Spring in Fahrenheit Ballroom with a decadent brunch buffet featuring an omelet station and full breakfast buffet, Chesapeake raw bar, thyme and garlic braised prime rib, hickory wood aged Virginia ham, hot off the "press" panini station, handcrafted smoothies, a grand dessert buffet, and more. Reservations are required.<
Easter Egg Hunt
Sunday, April 5 at 1 p.m.

Join us in the Urban Garden for a festive Easter Egg hunt. Hundreds of eggs with hidden treasures inside of them will be scattered throughout the hotel's lobby level and Urban Garden. Look out for the special golden egg, which contains a special invitation to have a private family dinner in our historic Chimney Stack.
White House Easter Egg Roll
April 6, 2015; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The White House

This annual family event invites children to hunt for and race Easter Eggs on the White House Lawn while enjoying storytelling and a visit with the Easter Bunny. Complimentary tickets are distributed via an online lottery system, which normally takes place around February 20th through February 23rd. Please visit http://www.whitehouse.gov/eastereggroll for more information.
The National Cherry Blossom Festival

See the blossoming of thousands of cherry trees on the Tidal Basin in Washington, D.C. The capital welcomes spring with this annual tradition begun by the gift of 3,000 trees to the United States from Japan in 1912 with a multitude of parades, festivals, concerts, and more. Popular events include:

Pink Tie Party
March 19, 2015; 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center

Get things started on March 19th at the annual Pink Tie Party – wear your finest “Pink Tie” cocktail attire while enjoying delicious cocktails, cuisine, live music and dancing. Proceeds benefit the National Cherry Blossom Festival, Inc. Click HERE for tickets.

National Cherry Blossom Festival Opening Ceremony
March 21, 2015; 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Warner Theatre

Kick off the festival in style with this complimentary event which includes traditional and contemporary performances from American and Japanese artists. Advanced ticketing is required, and can be made online by visiting www.nationalcherryblossomfestival.org


Blossom Kite Festival
March 28, 2015; 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
National Mall – Constitution Ave & 17th Streets, NW

Kite enthusiasts from across the US and the world show off their stunt skills in this annual competition. Enjoy stunning views, special demonstrations and kite making for children.

Southwest Waterfront Fireworks Festival
April 4, 2015; 1 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Southwest Waterfront – 600 Water Street, SW

Enjoy over eight hours of music, family friendly water-related activities, cultural experiences, live entertainment and delicious cuisine. This year’s fireworks are a special display, presented by the City of Nagaoka, renowned throughout Japan for its spectacular fireworks festival. The fireworks illuminate the waterfront, with best viewing at the Southwest Waterfront promenade at 600 Water Street, SW or from East Potomac Park.

National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade
April 11, 2015

Constitution Ave – From 7th to 17th Streets, NW

One of the Washington’s largest public events of the year, the National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade features fantastic entertainment for the whole family including decorated floats, gigantic colorful helium balloons, marching bands, clowns, horses, antique cars, military and celebrity performances, and more.


For a full list of featured events, visit www.nationalcherryblossomfestival.org


  
Sunday School in Degrees
Sundays; 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Sunday School has never been so much fun! Join Degrees’ seasoned mixologists as they teach the art of hand-crafted cocktail making with fun-filled facts, demonstrations and tastings. Sunday School is priced at $28 per adult including demonstrations, cocktail tastings, and light fare. Includes complimentary valet parking. Reservations are required.<
  
Sunday Supper in Degrees
Sundays; 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Enjoy the bounty of the Chesapeake region with a family style, three-course supper prepared by Chef Kristy Cleaveland. Pricing is $39 per adult, exclusive of alcohol, tax, and gratuity. Includes complimentary valet parking.
  
Yoga Brunch
Saturdays at 10 a.m., beginning April 11, 2015

Start your Saturday and Sunday mornings on the right note with a blissful outdoor yoga class in the Urban Garden. Suitable for yogis of all levels, this hour-long vinyasa class will leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Afterwards, enjoy a gourmet brunch in Degrees or on our outdoor terrace, featuring a tantalizing selection of breakfast favorites and bottomless mimosas. Yoga starts at 10 a.m. in the Urban Garden, followed by brunch in Degrees. $49 per adult.
Living Room Live Series
Thursdays; 7 p.m. to Midnight in The Living Room

Join us in the Living Room for our Living Room Live series: a unique concert series aimed to spotlight and support emerging artists while giving exclusive access to fans of all music genres.
Signature S ’mores by the Fire


Enjoy complimentary butler-passed s’mores every evening in front of the wood-burning fireplace. This complimentary festive treat is butler-passed every evening from 6:30 to 7 p.m. in the hotel lobby.

  
Mother's Day Brunch
Sunday, May 10 in Fahrenheit Ballroom; Seatings available at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.

$80 per adult, $40 per child ages 10 and under. Exclusive of tax and gratuity.

Celebrate Mom with a decadent buffet featuring an omelet and quiche station with full breakfast buffet, Chesapeake raw bar, Chef selection of assorted flatbreads, artisanal pasta station, rosemary-infused pork roast, garlic and herb crusted filet mignon, a grand dessert buffet, and more. Includes a complimentary champagne toast. Reservations are required.<
Memorial Day
May 23-25, 2015

Celebrate Memorial Day weekend in Washington, D.C. with a myriad of special events including wreath laying ceremonies at several monuments and memorials throughout the city, the annual motorcycle rally Rolling Thunder, the National Symphony Orchestra’s complimentary concert on the West Lawn of the Capitol, and a Memorial Day parade along Independence Avenue.
  
Sunday School in Degrees
Sundays; 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Sunday School has never been so much fun! Join Degrees’ seasoned mixologists as they teach the art of hand-crafted cocktail making with fun-filled facts, demonstrations and tastings. Sunday School is priced at $28 per adult including demonstrations, cocktail tastings, and light fare. Includes complimentary valet parking. Reservations are required.<
  
Sunday Supper in Degrees
Sundays; 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Enjoy the bounty of the Chesapeake region with a family style, three-course supper prepared by Chef Kristy Cleaveland. Pricing is $39 per adult, exclusive of alcohol, tax, and gratuity. Includes complimentary valet parking.
  
Yoga Brunch
Saturdays at 10 a.m., beginning April 11, 2015

Start your Saturday and Sunday mornings on the right note with a blissful outdoor yoga class in the Urban Garden. Suitable for yogis of all levels, this hour-long vinyasa class will leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Afterwards, enjoy a gourmet brunch in Degrees or on our outdoor terrace, featuring a tantalizing selection of breakfast favorites and bottomless mimosas. Yoga starts at 10 a.m. in the Urban Garden, followed by brunch in Degrees. $49 per adult.
Living Room Live Series
Thursdays; 7 p.m. to Midnight in The Living Room

Join us in the Living Room for our Living Room Live series: a unique concert series aimed to spotlight and support emerging artists while giving exclusive access to fans of all music genres.
Signature S ’mores by the Fire


Enjoy complimentary butler-passed s’mores every evening in front of the wood-burning fireplace. This complimentary festive treat is butler-passed every evening from 6:30 to 7 p.m. in the hotel lobby.

The Smithsonian Folklife Festival
June 24-28 and July 1-5, 2015

11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Evening events begin at 5:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.
National Mall between 7th and 14th Streets

Celebrate cultural traditions around the world with this annual summer festival that takes place on the National Mall. Highlights from the festival include daily and evening music and dance performances, crafts and cooking demonstrations, storytelling and discussions of cultural issues.
  
Sunday School in Degrees
Sundays; 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Sunday School has never been so much fun! Join Degrees’ seasoned mixologists as they teach the art of hand-crafted cocktail making with fun-filled facts, demonstrations and tastings. Sunday School is priced at $28 per adult including demonstrations, cocktail tastings, and light fare. Includes complimentary valet parking. Reservations are required.<
  
Sunday Supper in Degrees
Sundays; 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Enjoy the bounty of the Chesapeake region with a family style, three-course supper prepared by Chef Kristy Cleaveland. Pricing is $39 per adult, exclusive of alcohol, tax, and gratuity. Includes complimentary valet parking.
  
Yoga Brunch
Saturdays at 10 a.m., beginning April 11, 2015

Start your Saturday and Sunday mornings on the right note with a blissful outdoor yoga class in the Urban Garden. Suitable for yogis of all levels, this hour-long vinyasa class will leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Afterwards, enjoy a gourmet brunch in Degrees or on our outdoor terrace, featuring a tantalizing selection of breakfast favorites and bottomless mimosas. Yoga starts at 10 a.m. in the Urban Garden, followed by brunch in Degrees. $49 per adult.
Living Room Live Series
Thursdays; 7 p.m. to Midnight in The Living Room

Join us in the Living Room for our Living Room Live series: a unique concert series aimed to spotlight and support emerging artists while giving exclusive access to fans of all music genres.
Signature S ’mores by the Fire


Enjoy complimentary butler-passed s’mores every evening in front of the wood-burning fireplace. This complimentary festive treat is butler-passed every evening from 6:30 to 7 p.m. in the hotel lobby.

Independence Day
July 4 2015


Celebrate July 4th in the Nation’s Capital with a morning parade, concerts on the National Mall and the West Lawn of the Capitol, and a huge fireworks display on the grounds of the Washington Monument
The Smithsonian Folklife Festival
June 24-28 and July 1-5, 2015

11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Evening events begin at 5:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.
National Mall between 7th and 14th Streets

Celebrate cultural traditions around the world with this annual summer festival that takes place on the National Mall. Highlights from the festival include daily and evening music and dance performances, crafts and cooking demonstrations, storytelling and discussions of cultural issues.
  
Sunday School in Degrees
Sundays; 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Sunday School has never been so much fun! Join Degrees’ seasoned mixologists as they teach the art of hand-crafted cocktail making with fun-filled facts, demonstrations and tastings. Sunday School is priced at $28 per adult including demonstrations, cocktail tastings, and light fare. Includes complimentary valet parking. Reservations are required.<
  
Sunday Supper in Degrees
Sundays; 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Enjoy the bounty of the Chesapeake region with a family style, three-course supper prepared by Chef Kristy Cleaveland. Pricing is $39 per adult, exclusive of alcohol, tax, and gratuity. Includes complimentary valet parking.
  
Yoga Brunch
Saturdays at 10 a.m., beginning April 11, 2015

Start your Saturday and Sunday mornings on the right note with a blissful outdoor yoga class in the Urban Garden. Suitable for yogis of all levels, this hour-long vinyasa class will leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Afterwards, enjoy a gourmet brunch in Degrees or on our outdoor terrace, featuring a tantalizing selection of breakfast favorites and bottomless mimosas. Yoga starts at 10 a.m. in the Urban Garden, followed by brunch in Degrees. $49 per adult.
Living Room Live Series
Thursdays; 7 p.m. to Midnight in The Living Room

Join us in the Living Room for our Living Room Live series: a unique concert series aimed to spotlight and support emerging artists while giving exclusive access to fans of all music genres.
Signature S ’mores by the Fire


Enjoy complimentary butler-passed s’mores every evening in front of the wood-burning fireplace. This complimentary festive treat is butler-passed every evening from 6:30 to 7 p.m. in the hotel lobby.

  
Sunday School in Degrees
Sundays; 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Sunday School has never been so much fun! Join Degrees’ seasoned mixologists as they teach the art of hand-crafted cocktail making with fun-filled facts, demonstrations and tastings. Sunday School is priced at $28 per adult including demonstrations, cocktail tastings, and light fare. Includes complimentary valet parking. Reservations are required.<
  
Sunday Supper in Degrees
Sundays; 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Enjoy the bounty of the Chesapeake region with a family style, three-course supper prepared by Chef Kristy Cleaveland. Pricing is $39 per adult, exclusive of alcohol, tax, and gratuity. Includes complimentary valet parking.
  
Yoga Brunch
Saturdays at 10 a.m., beginning April 11, 2015

Start your Saturday and Sunday mornings on the right note with a blissful outdoor yoga class in the Urban Garden. Suitable for yogis of all levels, this hour-long vinyasa class will leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Afterwards, enjoy a gourmet brunch in Degrees or on our outdoor terrace, featuring a tantalizing selection of breakfast favorites and bottomless mimosas. Yoga starts at 10 a.m. in the Urban Garden, followed by brunch in Degrees. $49 per adult.
Living Room Live Series
Thursdays; 7 p.m. to Midnight in The Living Room

Join us in the Living Room for our Living Room Live series: a unique concert series aimed to spotlight and support emerging artists while giving exclusive access to fans of all music genres.
Signature S ’mores by the Fire


Enjoy complimentary butler-passed s’mores every evening in front of the wood-burning fireplace. This complimentary festive treat is butler-passed every evening from 6:30 to 7 p.m. in the hotel lobby.

  
Sunday School in Degrees
Sundays; 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Sunday School has never been so much fun! Join Degrees’ seasoned mixologists as they teach the art of hand-crafted cocktail making with fun-filled facts, demonstrations and tastings. Sunday School is priced at $28 per adult including demonstrations, cocktail tastings, and light fare. Includes complimentary valet parking. Reservations are required.<
  
Sunday Supper in Degrees
Sundays; 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Enjoy the bounty of the Chesapeake region with a family style, three-course supper prepared by Chef Kristy Cleaveland. Pricing is $39 per adult, exclusive of alcohol, tax, and gratuity. Includes complimentary valet parking.
  
Yoga Brunch
Saturdays at 10 a.m., beginning April 11, 2015

Start your Saturday and Sunday mornings on the right note with a blissful outdoor yoga class in the Urban Garden. Suitable for yogis of all levels, this hour-long vinyasa class will leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Afterwards, enjoy a gourmet brunch in Degrees or on our outdoor terrace, featuring a tantalizing selection of breakfast favorites and bottomless mimosas. Yoga starts at 10 a.m. in the Urban Garden, followed by brunch in Degrees. $49 per adult.
Living Room Live Series
Thursdays; 7 p.m. to Midnight in The Living Room

Join us in the Living Room for our Living Room Live series: a unique concert series aimed to spotlight and support emerging artists while giving exclusive access to fans of all music genres.
Signature S ’mores by the Fire


Enjoy complimentary butler-passed s’mores every evening in front of the wood-burning fireplace. This complimentary festive treat is butler-passed every evening from 6:30 to 7 p.m. in the hotel lobby.

  
Sunday School in Degrees
Sundays; 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Sunday School has never been so much fun! Join Degrees’ seasoned mixologists as they teach the art of hand-crafted cocktail making with fun-filled facts, demonstrations and tastings. Sunday School is priced at $28 per adult including demonstrations, cocktail tastings, and light fare. Includes complimentary valet parking. Reservations are required.<
  
Sunday Supper in Degrees
Sundays; 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Enjoy the bounty of the Chesapeake region with a family style, three-course supper prepared by Chef Kristy Cleaveland. Pricing is $39 per adult, exclusive of alcohol, tax, and gratuity. Includes complimentary valet parking.
  
Yoga Brunch
Saturdays at 10 a.m., beginning April 11, 2015

Start your Saturday and Sunday mornings on the right note with a blissful outdoor yoga class in the Urban Garden. Suitable for yogis of all levels, this hour-long vinyasa class will leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Afterwards, enjoy a gourmet brunch in Degrees or on our outdoor terrace, featuring a tantalizing selection of breakfast favorites and bottomless mimosas. Yoga starts at 10 a.m. in the Urban Garden, followed by brunch in Degrees. $49 per adult.
Living Room Live Series
Thursdays; 7 p.m. to Midnight in The Living Room

Join us in the Living Room for our Living Room Live series: a unique concert series aimed to spotlight and support emerging artists while giving exclusive access to fans of all music genres.
Signature S ’mores by the Fire


Enjoy complimentary butler-passed s’mores every evening in front of the wood-burning fireplace. This complimentary festive treat is butler-passed every evening from 6:30 to 7 p.m. in the hotel lobby.

  
Sunday School in Degrees
Sundays; 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Sunday School has never been so much fun! Join Degrees’ seasoned mixologists as they teach the art of hand-crafted cocktail making with fun-filled facts, demonstrations and tastings. Sunday School is priced at $28 per adult including demonstrations, cocktail tastings, and light fare. Includes complimentary valet parking. Reservations are required.<
  
Sunday Supper in Degrees
Sundays; 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Enjoy the bounty of the Chesapeake region with a family style, three-course supper prepared by Chef Kristy Cleaveland. Pricing is $39 per adult, exclusive of alcohol, tax, and gratuity. Includes complimentary valet parking.
  
Yoga Brunch
Saturdays at 10 a.m., beginning April 11, 2015

Start your Saturday and Sunday mornings on the right note with a blissful outdoor yoga class in the Urban Garden. Suitable for yogis of all levels, this hour-long vinyasa class will leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Afterwards, enjoy a gourmet brunch in Degrees or on our outdoor terrace, featuring a tantalizing selection of breakfast favorites and bottomless mimosas. Yoga starts at 10 a.m. in the Urban Garden, followed by brunch in Degrees. $49 per adult.
Living Room Live Series
Thursdays; 7 p.m. to Midnight in The Living Room

Join us in the Living Room for our Living Room Live series: a unique concert series aimed to spotlight and support emerging artists while giving exclusive access to fans of all music genres.
Signature S ’mores by the Fire


Enjoy complimentary butler-passed s’mores every evening in front of the wood-burning fireplace. This complimentary festive treat is butler-passed every evening from 6:30 to 7 p.m. in the hotel lobby.