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Embassy of the Czech Republic Evening of Czech Culture, Music and Dancing to Orchester Praževica Performing Music from Czechia & Dinner Reception with Traditional Czech Cuisine
Enjoy a delightful evening of live music and dancing at the Embassy of the Czech Republic. Includes a dinner buffet feast of Czech cuisine along with Czech beer as you meet other attendees and make new friends. You do not need a date or prior dance experience to attend, as swing dance lessons will be offered at the beginning. Afterwards dance the night away to live music by Orchester Prazevica, performing music from the Czech Republic with influences from countries of the lower Danube including Slovakia, Hungary, Croatia, Macedonia, Bulgaria, Romania.
Space is very limited. Please make your reservations early.
Wednesday, October 11, 2023 at 6:30 PM
Embassy of Czechia
3900 Spring of Freedom Street Northwest
Washington DC 20008
Vintage chic or Cocktail attire requested.
Enjoy a delightful evening of live music and dancing at the Embassy of the Czech Republic. Indulge in a dinner buffet feast of Czech cuisine as you make new friends.
You do not need a date or prior dance experience to attend, as we will show you how to dance, even if you have never danced before with a swing dance lesson at the beginning prior to dancing to a live band in the ballroom of the Embassy of the Czech Republic.
Enjoy a delightful evening of live music and dancing at the Embassy of the Czech Republic, in honor of Eliška Junková, the first woman ever to win a Grand Prix motor race. Born in the Czech lands, she was famously known as the “Queen of the Steering Wheel” as she competed in the 1920s against Europe’s top male drivers, an unconceivable accomplishment at that time. Her pioneering legacy was preserved in the classic jazz composition "Bugatti Step” by famous Czech composer Jaroslav Ježek.
Indulge in a dinner buffet feast of Czech cuisine and beer as you meet other attendees and make new friends. Dance the night away in the Ballroom of the Embassy of the Czech Republic to live music by Orchester Prazevica, performing music from the Czech Republic with influences from countries of the lower Danube including Slovakia, Hungary, Croatia, Macedonia, Bulgaria, Romania.
Space is very limited. Please make your reservations early.
All online reservations are final. We are unable to issue refunds for tickets purchased due to expenses incurred to present the event. Make your reservations early, as space is limited. Cost of reservations is subject to increase as we approach the date of the event.
Space is very limited. Please make your reservations early.
Event Agenda (May change)
Kindly note that admission commences at the stated time, but not earlier, due to ongoing preparations. Please arrive on time but not earlier, as we are unable to admit guests prior to the commencement time of the event.
Due to security and space considerations, you must reserve a ticket in advance to attend. Please arrive with photo ID that matches the name on your reservation. Due to strict security considerations at the Embassy of the Czech Republic all guests must have a reservation and photo ID to attend. Absolutely no door sales.
6:30 PM Admission commences for swing dance lessons
7:30 PM General Admission Commences
Dance to the music of Orchester Praževica
Dinner buffet of Czech cuisine
9:30 PM Event concludes
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Parking is limited to street parking in the vicinity of the embassy. Uber or other transportation service is highly recommended.
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All attendees must be 21 and over.
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By participating in the event, you accept the responsibility to arrive for the event on time and understand that traffic and parking may cause significant delays. Parking is limited and not guaranteed due to the availability of space.
Event Details Subject to Change
Please note that themes, menus, entertainment, performance schedules, bands and all other advertised aspects of the event are subject to change without advance notice. By purchasing a ticket, you agree that we may add, change, or remove any menu item, advertised band or entertainment, or other advertised aspect of the event at our sole discretion.
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