The Festival Center

1640 Columbia Road Northwest Washington, DC
Typically Responds within 24 hours
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.
Washington, DC  
Capacity: 450
The Art of the Meeting: FHI 360 Conference Center is an open canvas for your next great gathering in Washington, DC. Be it a small off-site meeting or a conference hall for hundreds, our airy, art-filled space offers an alternative to the usual venues around town. Our dedicated conference staff is ready to help realize your vision. Our Art Collection: Our eclectic modern art collection reflects the kind of intellectual diversity and cross-cultural exchange we hope to kindle. Many pieces were donated by the pioneering pop art collectors John & Kimiko Powers. Among the highlights are works by Robert Rauschenberg, Bob Stanley, Masami Kodama and Claes Oldenberg. Highlights: • Customizable 10,000 sq. feet of event space • Sunlit atrium with modern art collection • Metro accessible; 4 blocks from DuPont Circle Metro • Coat room, lactation room, and speaker ready-room • Charging stations • Dedicated AV support technicians • Complimentary wireless internet • Eco-friendly catering options
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 table, and more. Check out the pictures! Baltimore's most affordable waterfront venue! RATES: $150/hour Monday - Friday; $200/hour Saturday & Sunday; 7 hour minimum
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: 600
$110-$150 per person
$750 per event
At The Westin Washington, D.C. City Center, it has never been easier to feel your best. Recharge your batteries with a vigorous workout in our large, modern WestinWORKOUT® Fitness Studio. Explore the city’s many iconic sights by joining our Running Concierge for a guided three-mile jog. At the end of your day, take a restorative break with an in-room spa treatment. With 20,000 square feet of flexible meeting and event space, The Westin Washington, D.C. City Center offers inspired possibilities for your next meeting or event. Choose from 20 contemporary spaces including our elegant National Ballroom and unique indoor Vista Terrace overlooking the Atrium Lobby. Turn to our dedicated sales and catering team to help you plan for an unforgettable social gathering, professional meeting, or polished presentation. Our personalized service, delicious catering, state-of-the-art resources, and elegant settings will exceed expectations every time.
Crofton, MD  
Capacity: 150
Your Wedding Day or Special Event will be a memorable moment at Walden Country Club. We provide an elegant, intimate, and affordable setting for your event. Let our staff work with you so that your experience is worry free. At Walden Country Club, we believe that service is the most important part of our business. We take pride in our facility and strive to create an elegant setting for you and your guests. We will listen to all your needs, offer suggestions, and provide you with as much personal service as you want and deserve. We also will do all the catering, set up, and clean up. You are encouraged to add personal touches...it's your wedding after all. We want to make it a personal experience. Your event can be set on our beautiful Veranda overlooking our golf course with beautiful sunsets or in our intimate banquet room overlooking the Veranda.
Kensington, MD  
Capacity: 200
Our lives are filled with benchmarks of celebrations: weddings, anniversaries, bar mitzvahs, quinceaneras, baby showers, bridal showers, holiday parties, birthday parties, corporate meetings. Avant Garde Ballroom and Event Center is THE place to help you create memorable celebrations. If it's pizzazz you want, we've got it! A distinctly contemporary space, it accommodates up to 200 people. Its elegant floor-to-ceiling beveled mirrors, resilient maple floors, full kitchen, dressing room, mood lighting, in-house sound system and ample free parking gives us a cutting edge above everyone else. Seeing is believing. Visit us at 5268-M Nicholson Lane, North Bethesda, MD 20895 or call us today at (301) 881-1436.
Hyattsville, MD  
Capacity: 400
All Saints Banquet Center is one of the premier banquet halls in Maryland. Make a choice based on budget and need from our two large banquet halls. Our banquet halls can be used for weddings, business, birthdays, quinceaneras, bar/bat mitzvahs, and so much more. Our expertise in event planning and rentals gives us an edge above our competitors. Our experienced staff are readily available to ensure your event success. We are sophistication with modest cost!! Follow us on Twitter! @ASBCLydel