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2117 E Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20037
VIBRANT. DYNAMIC. MOVING. CREATIVE. CELEBRATORY. INSPIRING. This is the Richard Wright 8th Annual Black Tie Gala and WE ARE Richard Wright. Each year as we grow, WE ARE getting better, brighter, bolder, and more beloved by our supporters and sponsors encouraging who we are as an educational community and the work WE ARE accomplishing together with our AMAZING students, preparing to make significant change in the world! Come and celebrate THE NEW ORLEANS EXPERIENCE through an EFFERVESCENT EVENING of vibrant music, dance, art, films, dinner, drinks, and fun! We will again honor OUTSTANDING individuals working hard to create real change, whom our students can emulate and carry on the legacy of making impactful and positive contributions across communities!  The Richard Wright Black Tie Gala 2019 is the biggest fundraiser of the year for this public charter school that is "Rewriting the Future, One Student at a Time." Truly an evening to remember, and definitely worth your time and investment in one of the most prolific and innovative schools in DC. Join us and start your summer off "the Wright Way" with this one hot night at the 8th Annual Richard Wright Black Tie Gala  - THE NEW ORLEANS EXPERIENCE!  FAQs   Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event? No, but all seats are the same price regardless of age. A valid ID is needed to purchase alcoholic beverages.    What is the attire for the event? The attire is semi-formal to formal.  What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event? Directions By Metro Rail Take the Red Line to Van-Ness-UDC station Directions By Metro BusThe following bus routes go to UDC: H2 - Crosstown Line L1 - Connecticut Avenue Line L2 - Connecticut Avenue Line Directions By CarFrom Maryland: Take I-495 beltway exit 33 MD-185 s Connecticut Ave towards Chevy Chase continue around roundabout take 4th exit continue on Connecticut Ave then turn right on Van Ness 4.6 miles From Virgina: Tak
  • Start:June 21, 2019
  • End:June 21, 2019
  • Recurring
  • Where:University of the District of Columbia, 4200 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 20008
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  • Event Type: Food & Dining, Festivals & Fairs, Education
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