Category: Events

Sibley Hospital Barbecue

Location: Salamander Farm, Middleburg, Va. WL EXCLUSIVES – Photos by Tony Powell  THE EVENT: Sheila Johnson and Bill Newman’s Hunt Country-style picnic “to celebrate the great work of Sibley Memorial Hospital.”  THE SCENE: Equinox...

BYFAD.com Launch

Bailey Rockwell and Hollis Pica Location: The Space  WL SPONSORED – Photos by Tony Powell DRINKS ON ME: Partygoers packed the rooftop deck at Shaw District htospot The Space for the Washington launch of...

Jess McCann Book Launch

Location: City Tavern Club WL SPONSORED – Photos by Tony Powell CHAPTER 1: Jess McCann’s You Lost Him at Hello is a rollicking ride through relationships, so not surprisingly, the talk of the party...

“Red” Screening After Party

Location: Co Co. Sala, Penn Quarter  WL SPONSORED – Photos by Tony Powell BITTER SWEET: That was the feeling after the screening of the nationally-released film Red, produced by local movie-man Norman Dreyfuss. Bitter...

The 2008 Ambassador’s Ball

Location: The Washington Hilton WL SPONSORED – Photos by Tony Powell THE DIPLOMATS DANCE: The Ambassadors Ball has long been an informal “coming-out party” for newly arrived diplomats, a major affair with a lavish...

Children’s Law Center Gala

Location: Kennedy Center Roof Terrace Restaurant WL SPONSORED – Photos by Kyle Samperton THE EVENT: A night to support the center, which has already raised $375,000 this year, and its goal of providing legal services to children...

Noche de Gala After Party

Location: Gazuza WL HOSTED – Photos by Tony Powell THE SCENE: Noche de Gala may have come to a close, but Reston Limo was waiting to transport guests, including actors Jimmy Smits, Efren Ramirez,...

NHFA’s Noche de Gala

Location: The Mayflower Hotel WL SPONSORED – Photos by Tony Powell MUY CALIENTE!: That’s the idea when it comes to the National Hispanic Foundation for the Arts’ annual gala, the culmination of a series...

La Traviata Opening Night Gala

Location: The Embassy of Italy WL SPONSORED – Photos by Kyle Samperton  HIGH NOTES: 300 guests enjoyed the show from their $1,000-a-pop seats at the Kennedy Center Opera House, then shuttled to the Italian Embassy for...