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College to Congress is crushing the gridlock in Congress by helping the next generation of politicos kick start their careers by covering all costs associated with a congressional internship in DC. On Wednesday, July 17, they will host The Summer School Soirée. We had a quick chat with Audrey Henson, …

The Capitol Hill Film Classic is taking place this Thursday June 13th and includes a unique short film knockout style competition where local entries compete against the best in the world. All submissions are divided into four geographical brackets — American, International, Local DMV and First Time Filmmakers — which …

On June 25th we’re taking over the Faena Theater at Miami’s most luxurious hotel. Inspired by Europe’s grand opera houses, and where Drake released his latest album, there is no better place to kick off the campaign season. Join us for cocktails, delectable food, and entertainment the evening before the …

On Wednesday night the Global Down Syndrome Foundation held its Acceptability Gala in Washington, DC. Hundreds gathered to honor Senator Roy Blunt and Congresswoman Cheri Bustos for their advocacy on behalf of people with Down syndrome. Pop artist Andy Grammer entertained at the event that raised nearly $350K to support medical research …

If we’re talking top D.C. events, The RAMMYs Gala, hosted by the Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) is always a contender. This year the 37th Annual Gala will take place on Sunday, June 30, 2019, at the Walter E.  Washington Convention Center honoring “exceptional ability and accomplishments of the …

The ziMS Foundation tenth annual A Night at the Park was an event that continued to set a precedent for the elements of philanthropy, sports, and music to bring together those dedicated to finding the ultimate cure of Multiple Sclerosis (MS) by funding through education programs and extensive support. “You …

Miami is great for a lot of reasons. It’s the cultural, economic and financial center of South Florida. It’s the Cruise Capital of the world and it’s got the best beaches. We’re throwing a top tier event in Miami for none of these reasons. Miami, Florida is the hosting city …

The Creative Coalition’s #RightToBearArts gala was a night of education, advocacy and celebration of something that connects and impacts us all in one way or another – art. Guests included a long list of Hollywood actors, Members of Congress, and artists who have been diagnosed with brain cancer that are …

Despite recent controversies and a boycott by the Commander-in-Chief, the White House Correspondents Weekend will continue with pre and post parties, galas, receptions, and other festivities surrounding the main dinner on hosted on Saturday April 27th. This year’s dinner will feature biographer Ron Chernow who has written widely acclaimed books …

Supreme Core Craft Cider is hosting a one-year anniversary celebration with a two-day event on Saturday, May 18th and Sunday, May 19, 2019, from 12 to 6 PM. The event entitled “Branching Out Fest”, will take place at the brewery-style taproom located at 2400 T St NE, adjacent to the …

The DC events and social scene are booming. The robust list of weekly events in the Nation’s Capital is fueled by networking groups like the 4:59 Social Club that is a new event series concept co-founded by Brookley Valencia, Megan McKinley, and Kasey O’Brien. The co-founders represent different political parties …

Last night, the Global Down Syndrome Foundation hosted its inaugural AcceptAbility Gala at the Ritz Carlton to raise funds for one of the most common, yet under-funded chromosomal conditions – an estimated 400,000 Americans are affected by Down syndrome each year. Global Ambassadors DeOndra Dixon (sister to Jamie Foxx) and 2018 Global Ambassador …

For the third straight year, FamousDC and AGA tipped-off the NCAA College Basketball tournament – no upsets in sight. But the point of the madness was to also point out the undeniable belief Americans have when it comes to sports betting: it should be legalized. Check out all our event photos …

FamousDC hosted it’s second Best in Digital event honoring the top rising influencers in the DC digital sphere.

Each year National Press Foundation toasts the best in journalism and FamousDC was there to celebrate.