District Architecture Center (DAC)

421 7th St NW Washington, DC
Max Capacity: 375 people
The District Architecture Center is the perfect meeting spot for your next private event. Our center is newly remodeled and designed to enhance the comfort and productivity of any gathering. Our fully appointed rooms feature floating glass walls for flexible space configuration and plenty of natural light, complimentary versatile audio visual options, and stylish furnishings.The DAC is just blocks away from all Metro line stops and within short walking distance of the Verizon Center, Walter E. Washington Convention Center, and the city’s top restaurants, museums, and hotels.
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Amenities
  • Air Conditioned
  • Business Center
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • High Speed Internet
  • Non-Smoking
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Credit Cards Accepted: All credit cards
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 375
  • Nearest Airport: 1-5 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: Less than 1 mile
  • Nearest Public Transportation: Less than 1 mile
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 5
  • Number of On-Site Restaurants: 0
  • Number of Private Cottages: 0
  • Number of Private Houses/Apts: 0
  • Number of Suites: 0
  • Parking: Parking Garage Off-site
  • Proximity of Nearest Ski Area: Greater than 50 miles
  • Proximity of Neighboring Golf Course: 1-5 miles
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 11,000
  • Total Number of Guest Rooms: 0
  • Year Built: 2011
Laurel, MD  
Capacity: 620
We are a full service banquet hall specializing in weddings, Traditional African weddings, Bar and Bat Mitzvah's, Quinceanera's, Sangeets, Henna parties, business & corporate functions. We have two very large halls (the largest seating up to 400 guests) and a modern foyer for all your event needs and we are setting the standard in first class service. Please call us between the hours of 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. to schedule a guided tour of our banquet halls and to check on your date availability. What Comes With Both Halls 8 hour rental up till 3:00 a.m. (this is actual party time not setup or cleanup time) Gold Chiarvari Chairs 72" Round Tables Rectangular Tables Movable Stages Movable Bar Dance Floor Very large prep kitchen Restroom attendant 2 large dressing rooms (Only In The Ellicott Hall) We set up the hall before your event We clean up after your event Parking attendants to show your guests where to park (if your guest count exceeds 150) * You can extend most party past 3:00 a.m. at additional costs Hall Capacity The Columbia Hall - Seats up to 220 guests banquet style The Ellicott Hall - Seats up to 400 guests banquet style Please see pricing packages below.
Washington, DC  
Capacity: 125
With over 50 years of food service experience, we're the perfect place for your Corporate party, Holiday parties, Graduation dinners, Birthday parties, Brunch parties, Bachelor or Bachelorette parties, Wedding receptions, After-wedding parties, or any other reasonable excuse to get friends together. We also welcome Tour groups.
Alexandria, VA  
Potomac Riverboat Company brings unforgettable events to life on the water. Whether you’re planning a milestone celebration or a casual outing, we have options across our signature fleet to suit your needs and accommodate anywhere from 20 to 200 guests. Customize your experience, from cruise time and duration to entertainment and more. Each of our distinct vessels serves as a completely private venue on the water. Docking locations include Old Town Alexandria and the Mount Vernon Estate in Virginia; National Harbor and Gaylord National Hotel in Maryland; and Georgetown in Washington, DC.
Bethesda, MD  
Capacity: 175
$60-$120 per person
$35-$95 per event
Looking for the perfect place to host your next event? We offer an elegant space for any private event! Weddings/Celebrations: -Celebrate the start of a new life together at our elegant and intimate Bethesda wedding venue. -Utilizing our reception areas, catering and event staff ensures attention to every detail. -Our Bethesda wedding reception space features 5,000 square feet of stylish space. -Custom catering and private dining rooms are featured for rehearsal dinners at our Bethesda hotel. -Enjoy a fun and affordable get together with family and friends featuring discounted room blocks. -Our convenient location near I-270 and I-495 allows guests easy access to area sites. Meetings: -Our facilities feature 11 Bethesda meeting rooms and 5,000 square feet of refined event space. -Our largest Bethesda meeting room boasts 2,080 square feet of space for conferences and meetings. -Renovated meeting rooms in Bethesda featuring on-site A/V services and high-speed Internet. -Dedicated event services manager available to help with Bethesda meetings, banquets and receptions. -Exceptional event menus, customizable for your special meeting or event, are designed to inspire. -Our Bethesda business hotel is conveniently located minutes from Washington, DC and other sites. We offer spacious suites with a separate living room, bedroom w/ king-size bed and luxurious marbled bath. Each room includes a work area with STSN, king-size sleeper sofa, wet bar, in-room coffee maker, hair dryer, 2 TVs (both equipped with cable).
Washington, DC  
Capacity: 200
$12-$26 per person
A unique venue located in the heart of Washington D.C. The Capitol Room offers seating capacity for 160 guests, and standing room for up to 200. Connected by ornate limestone archways, each section of the space offers a breathtaking view of the United States Capitol Building and the high ceilings of the historic Union Station.
Washington, DC  
Capacity: 600
$37-$215 per person
Entertainment Cruises offers more than an event on the water; we create unforgettable memories on the Potomac. Our fleet can accommodate any casual or formal event, from corporate and social outings to weddings, birthdays and more. Show guests a new side of DC with an event that’s sure to impress.
Baltimore, MD  
Capacity: 2500
Game Baltimore Sports Bar: Game is a 10,000 square foot FULL SERVICE entertainment venue. Located next to M&T Stadium and The Horseshoe Casino. We offer FREE parking, tasty Baltimore Style Menu, indulging beverages, FREE Arcade games and relaxing couches and chairs. . Amenities are listed below and we feature a free shuttle to the stadiums and for group transportation. We are a great place for corporate events, reunions, team building, private parties, conferences and more. Checkout our website for food and beverage package deals or call Tara directly to book your group function! • Free Parking • Next to M&T Bank Stadium and the Casino • 10 Minute Walk to Oriole Park • 20+ TV’s • 6 Huge Projection Screens (12ft x 6ft) used for PowerPoint Presentations, Slideshows, Movie Screenings, Seminars, Gaming Events and more. • Incredible Sound System, DJ Booth and 2 Stages for Live Music/Entertainment • Huge Media Wall w/ Live Sports Ticker • Intelligent Light Show • Phone Charging Stations • Free Wi-Fi • Full Kitchen featuring Baltimore Style Selections • Our Vault Features Hard to Find and Expensive Whiskey, Cognacs and other Fine Liquors. • Old School Games: Donkey Kong, PacMan, Ms. PacMan, Galaga (on free play) • 6 Pool Tables • Corn Hole (free play) • Bar Top Touchscreen Video Games (free play) • 2 Ping Pong Tables (free play) • Pop a Shot (basketball) • Skeeball • Knockout Punch • Foosball (free play) • Air Hockey • Ladder Ball • Beer Pong (free play) • Darts (free play) • Pinball