French Embassy Vive La 80s Dance Soiree
Enjoy a delightful dance soiree at the French Embassy to celebrate the music from the 80s as you meet ICDC members. Attend on your own or with friends to dance the night away in the French Embassy ballroom.

Event Date

Friday, June 23, 2017 at 7:00 PM

Event Address

Embassy of France
4101 Reservoir Road NW

Washington DC 20007

Requested Attire

Cocktail or 80s attire suggested. Please note that all attendees must be 21 and over and all attendees, including guests of attendees must bring photo ID for admission.

Event Description

We cordially request the pleasure of your company at "Vive La 80s", a French Embassy Dance Soiree to celebrate the music, dance, and exuberance of the 80s! Dress up in your favorite 80s inspire attire and join us on your own or with friends for the rare opportunity to dance the night away to 80s hits in the ballroom of the French Embassy.

Attend on your own or with friends for a delightful evening of music and dance in the City of Lights! Wine & French desserts will be available for purchase at the cash bar. Don't miss this rare opportunity to enjoy a night of dancing at the French Embassy!

:::: Dance The Night Away to 80s Music By DJ Freddy

DJ Freddy, is one of the most versatile international dance music connoisseurs in Europe and the United States.   Born in Rio de Janeiro, the half-Dutch, half-British disc-jockey has had exposure to all three major music markets since the Golden 80's and 90's decades.  A true vinyl-lover and music collector, DJ Freddy also carries a huge bag of tricks in the digital world of mixing, including layered effects in live remixing with on-the-fly digital drumming.  All in all, the use of musical creativity and focus on sound mixing quality and dropping the right song at the right time makes DJ Freddy your choice in maximizing sound entertainment to any contemporary dance music event to time-travel theme parties. The event concludes at 10:30 PM with bar service ending at 10:15 PM.

:::: Enjoy delectable Parisian desserts available for purchase (Supplies limited and subject to change)

Decadent Chocolate Cake Layered with Chocolate Cream & Raspberry Jam 
Delightful Almond Opera Torte with Coffee & Chocolate Cream 
Mini Chocolate & Coffee Eclairs 
Petite Fruit Mousse: Mango, Cassis, Passion fruit 
Swan Shaped Cream Puffs with Whipped Cream 
Fruit & Strawberry Tarts
Pistachio Almond Cookie with Pistachio Cream
Lemon Meringue Tart
Heavenly Chocolate mousse delights 

Please note that dinner is not served at the event and instead delectable French desserts will be available for purchase. Please plan to have dinner before or after the event.

The event is structured as a dance soiree to meet, network, and socialize with ICDC members as you enjoy an evening of dancing at the French Embassy. As such kindly note that the event is not presented as a seated event and we kindly ask for your patience and understanding while we work with our event partners to present you a wonderful evening. 

Reserve your tickets now as space is limited. For a limited time discounted tickets are available and ticket prices are subject to increase without notice as we reach capacity for the event. The current ticket price is listed below.


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Event Agenda (May change)

The event concludes at 10:30 PM with bar service ending at 10:15 PM.

Due to enhanced security at the French Embassy, photo ID is REQUIRED for attendance. Please ensure all ticketholders and each guest attending with a ticketholder has valid photo ID. We are unable to issue a refund if you are denied entry due to lack of photo ID.

We need a complete guest list of all the attendees for security purposes at the entrance so if you reserve more than one ticket, please e-mail us the full name of each guest. All guests must be 21 and over.

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If driving, street parking will be available on Reservoir Road and throughout the surrounding neighborhoods. Also, there is a pay lot located across the street at Georgetown University Hospital. Due to security considerations, parking WILL NOT be available on the grounds of the Embassy of France.

If using public transportation, the D6 Metro Bus towards Sibley Hospital drops off directly in front of the embassy. Due to limited parking, we recommend Uber, public transportation or a cab.

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.