The Festival Center

1640 Columbia Road Northwest Washington, DC
Max Capacity: 120 people
The Festival Center is a beautiful multi-purpose building in the heart of Adams Morgan, a vibrant and diverse neighborhood in Northwest DC. Our 19,600 square foot building was dedicated on September 23, 1989. A variety of rooms, a commercial kitchen, supporting services and amenities are available at the Festival Center. Community celebrations, workshops, conferences and meetings are examples of events that are held here. Our large conference room (1599 sq. ft.) accommodates up to 120 persons standing, or 75 for a sit-down dinner. This area can also be divided into two or three separate rooms, for separate, complementary, or simultaneous use.
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Amenities
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • High Speed Internet
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Credit Cards Accepted: Major Credit Cards Accepted.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 120
  • Nearest Airport: 1-5 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: Less than 1 mile
  • Nearest Public Transportation: Less than 1 mile
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 6
  • Parking: Complimentary Parking
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 1,599
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.
Dundalk, MD  
Capacity: 125
Baltimore's Hidden Treasure! 2500 square foot waterfront venue, 20 minutes from downtown Baltimore. Handicap accessible facility with wrap-around deck; separate fire pit; 25' bar with waterfront view, stone fireplace, pool and foosball tables, and more. Check out the pictures! Baltimore's most affordable waterfront venue! RATES: $150/hour with a 4 hour minimum
Bethesda, MD  
Capacity: 120
$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: 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.
Washington, DC  
Capacity: 450
Blackfinn Ameripub is the perfect place for groups, fundraisers, or to celebrate anything you'd like to celebrate! We’ll help you host a flawless party with personalized party menus, beverage packages and full AV capabilities.
College Park, MD  
Capacity: 500
$500-$3,000 per event
MilkBoy ArtHouse is a performance venue, restaurant and craft bar where the campus and community can gather, connect and explore. MilkBoy ArtHouse's intimate urban hangout will offer a fresh take on contemporary cool where residents and students all feel at home. Consistently eclectic, MilkBoy ArtHouse's top-quality entertainment will range from contemporary, global pop, indie rock and jazz to world music, film and more! Versatile spaces of various sizes ensure just the right venue for your event!