Embassy of Slovenia Dance to Slovenian Band with dinner, Slovenian Wine and Celebration of Earth Day with the Ambassador of Slovenia
Dance to a live band at the Embassy of Slovenia as you indulge in Slovenian wine and a dinner buffet of Slovenian delicacies by the embassy chef. Join us on your own or with friends to enjoy  Slovenian cuisine, wine, art, culture, and nature.

Event Date

Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 7:00 PM

Event Address

Embassy of Slovenia
2410 California Street
Washington DC 20008

Requested Attire

Cocktail attire requested. The event will be presented rain, shine or snow. 

Event Description

You are invited to the Embassy of Slovenia to dance to a live Slovenian band performing waltzes and other music as you enjoy an evening of Slovenian wine and a dinner buffet of Slovenian delicacies. Celebrate Earth Day with an enchanting evening of Slovenian culture and welcome remarks by His Excellency Ambassador Stanislav Vidovic, the Ambassador of Slovenia to the United States. 




 
To commemorate Earth Day with sustainable electric transportation, Tesla will have a Model S and Model X on display. Tesla product experts will be on hand to answer questions and show you how electric vehicles can fit seamlessly into your lifestyle and test rides will be offered on a first come, first serve basis.



As you meet other ICDC members, dance to the music performed by the Slovenian band "Veseli Godci." This is a wonderful opportunity to discover Slovenia through all your senses while meeting diplomats and ICDC members as you indulge in a dinner buffet feast of traditional Slovenian cuisine prepared by the Embassy chef and masterfully paired with Slovenian wine. 

Slovenian Dinner Buffet (Menu selections may change)
Indulge in a dinner buffet of Slovenian delicacies.

A selection of Prosciutto, Melon, Cheese, Figs, & Olives

Ljubljanski Pohovani Kotlet
Indulge in specially prepared Slovenian fried chicken as popular in Restaurants in Slovenia’s capital of Ljubljana. 

Rizi & Bizi
white rice cooked with green peas, served as a side dish with butter & fresh parsley.

Soca Trout Fillets in Corn Flour   

Struklji   
Homemade pasts filled with farmer’s cheese 

Tomato & Cucumber Salad with Balsamic reduction                                             
Beets Salad with Dandelion & Boiled Eggs
Kranjska Kobasa – Carniolan Sausage served with Sour Kraut
Belokranjska Pogaca-Salted Bread
         
Dessert:
Povitica -Nutroll 
Kremsnita &Vanilla Custard Cream
Assorted Homemade Pettit Dessert
 
Veseli Godci
The Veseli Godci (Happy Musicians) band has been entertaining crowds by performing authentic Slovenian folk music since 1995. The band is based in Ohio and has over the years performed regularly at various festivals and functions throughout the Midwest and further away on the East coast, spreading the popularity of traditional Slovenian music and Cleveland-style polka throughout the US. 
 
Please note that space at the Embassy of Slovenia is limited and we expect this event to sell out in advance. Please reserve your tickets soon before we are sold out! Kindly note that the event is expected to be very popular and there will be many other guests to enjoy the event with you at the Embassy of Slovenia. Subsequently the event is not a seated event and is presented as a stand-up reception, so you can walk around the embassy, meet other guests, and enjoy the many facets of the event. 

Tickets

  $55.00 - Discounted Ticket for Embassy of Slovenia Earth Day Celebration for ICDC Members:
Join us to celebrate Earth Day on you own or with friends as you enjoy an evening of Slovenian Wine along with a delightful dinner buffet reception of Slovenian delicacies.


Please note that online ticket sales are non-refundable. The current ticket prices are listed above. Please note that ticket prices are subject to increase as we approach the commencement of the event and we encourage you to reserve your tickets early, as space is limited.

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Event Agenda (May change)

7:00 PM Admission commences 
9:15 PM Evening concludes
Bar Service concludes 15 minutes prior to the conclusion of the event.

Map/Parking

Closest Metro is Du Pont Circle. Street parking is limited. Uber or other transportation arrangements recommended.

Please note that the map is enclosed below as a courtesy to you and for your convenience but we do not guarantee the accuracy of the map or the directions provided by Google. It is your responsibly to arrive safely and on time at the address of the event disclosed above.

Parking is limited to street parking in the vicinity of the venue. Kindly note that, as is the case in most major cities, the availability of street parking in Washington DC is limited and beyond our control. Due to the limited availability of parking, we highly recommend a cab, Uber/Lyft or other transportation option. The event start at the designated time so please allow sufficient time for traffic/travel/transportation and parking as these factors are beyond our control.