Buyer's Guide


Art Museum of the Americas, 202-0458-3349

201 18th St., NW, Washington, DC 20006

The museum offers an architecturally unique space to entertain clients, colleagues, employees, and other guests. Ideally suited for receptions, cocktails, lectures, new product launches, press events, meetings, etc, the Museum is not rented out for wedding ceremonies or receptions.

Arts Club of Washington, 202-331-7282, ext. 20

2107 I St., NW, Washington, DC 20006

The Arts Club of Washington provides an elegant and gracious site for receptions and events. This Federal-era mansion offers a variety of settings for entertaining, from seated dinners in an art-filled gallery to receptions in the large walled garden. The Arts Club of Washington is proud to offer a full catering service for events held at the facility.

Burke Lake Park, 703-323-6600

7315 Ox Rd., Fairfax Station, VA 22039

Birthday party packages include a party in the party area with train and carousel rides.

Cabell's Mill, 703-827-0609

5235 Walney Road, Centreville, VA 20151

Located in the wooded acres of Ellanor C. Lawrence Park, Cabell's Mill has long been a unique setting for social occasions. Cabell's Mill offers a spacious room with hardwood floors, deep window sills and a working fireplace, a second room with an antique buffet table and fireplace, and an expansive terrace overlooking Big Rocky Run. The side lawn and terrace are lovely sites for outdoor wedding ceremonies.

Classika Theatre, 703-824-6200

4041 Campbell Ave., Arlington, VA 22206

Classika Theatre Birthday Parties offer exciting, interactive and entertaining activities for kids of all ages a no-fuss, original and unforgettable event for all parents.

Carlyle House, 703-549-2997

121 N. Fairfax St., Alexandria, VA 22314

This Palladian-style house in Old Town displays furnishings and decor of the late-18th century. The period garden and voered terrace are available for evening events only.

Dranesville Tavern, 703-827-0609

11919 Leesburg Turnpike, Herndon, VA 20151

Complemented by a rolling meadow and a wooded stream valley, Dranesville Tavern, with its seven rooms, sandstone fireplaces and large country porch is a welcome setting for your dinner party, cocktail reception or garden party. The tavern offers a great deal of flexibility and is a wonderful site for meetings, seminars, retreats, and small conferences.

Great Falls Grange, 703-827-0609

9812 Georgetown Pike, Great Falls, VA 22066-2614

The spacious naturally lit upstairs room, with hardwood floors, barrel-vaulted bead board ceiling, large windows, ceiling fans and stage have a functional elegance that is sure to please. Adding a large lower level banquet room and an enormous kitchen makes the Great Falls Grange a superb setting for a wedding, dinner party or cocktail reception.

Gadsby's Tavern Museum, 703-838-4242

134 N. Royal St., Alexandria, VA 22314

Birthday parties include a costumed guide, a tour of the museum, activities and a gift for the birthday child! Choose from a variety of 18th century activities including crafts, games, English country dancing, or a tea party. Appropriate for children ages 5 to 12. Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

Hunter House, 703-827-0609

9601 Courthouse Road, Vienna, VA 22181

Hunter House began as a small frame farmhouse. While it retains much of its original character, with hardwood floors, high ceilings, and large windows, the house has been expanded into a spacious facility. Today, Hunter House offers two rooms, a large entry hallway, screened porch, cold kitchen, beautiful border gardens, and large shaded lawn for your dinner party, cocktail reception or garden party.

International Spy Museum, 202-654-0997

800 F Street, NW, Washington, DC 20004

Add intrigue and excitement to your special event with exclusive access before or after hours to the International Spy Museum’s permanent exhibit. Exclusive access to the International Spy Museum can be combined with any of our scavenger hunts, speaker series, or private dining options to create a one of a kind experience.

Lake Accotink Park, 703-569-0285

7500 Accotink Park Rd., Springfield, VA 22150

Have a birthday party at Lake Accotink Park's Lucky Duck Miniature Golf Course. Combine mini-golf with tourboat and carousel rides.

Riverbend Nature Center, 703-759-9018

8700 Potomac Hills St., Great Falls, VA 22066

Celebrate your child’s birthday (3-11 yrs.) by discovering the exciting world of nature. Choose to explore the world of reptiles and amphibians, uncover clues about forest animals, dig into dinosaurs, take an archaeology adventure or go on an insect safari. Each party is active and will keep your group on the move.

Stone Mansion, 703-827-0609

3900 Stoneybrooke Dr., Alexandria, VA 22306

Built in 1780, renovated in the 1940s Sonte Mason sits in a 14-acre park and offers three separate rooms, a large formal entry hall with a quarter circular stair, screened porch, and full catering kitchen for your wedding, indoor party or garden party.

The Barns at Wolf Trap, 703-938-8463

1551 Trap Rd., Vienna, VA 22182

Beautiful facilities and convenient location make Wolf Trap an ideal location to host an event.

The Clark House, 703-827-0609

6332 Barcroft Mews Dr., Falls Church, VA 22041

The Clark House, a 1902 Victorian farmhouse, has been restored to its original graceful exterior. The interior has been modernized with wall-to-wall carpeting, air conditioning and a full kitchen, but retains its original detailing and woodwork. It is a splendid setting for a dinner party or a cocktail reception and the lower level assembly room, with a range of audio-visual and presentation equipment, is a fabulous site for small corporate meetings, retreats, and seminars.

The Forestville Schoolhouse, 703-827-0609

9812 Georgetown Pike, Great Falls, VA 22066

This classic version of the traditional one-room schoolhouse, built in 1890, has a small catering area and two rooms with hardwood floors and large windows. It is a fabulous site for dinner parties or receptions and with an array of available audio-visual and presentation equipment make it a great place for a company meeting, seminar, or retreat.

The Watermine Family Swimming Hole, 703-471-5414

1400 Lake Fairfax Dr., Reston, VA 20190

The Water Mine is a great place to spend your family reunion, company picnic, church outing, or any other large gathering.

Wakefield Chapel, 703-827-0609

8415 Toll House Road, Annandale, VA 22003

A country gothic structure with white clapboard siding and arched windows, Wakefield Chapel is a quaint setting for weddings of up to 99. The chapel features four rows of original pews, the beautifully restored original pulpit, a large bridal changing area and may be rented separately or in conjunction with one of our seven reception sites.