The Root's Black Caucus Weekend Party List

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The Root's Black Caucus Weekend Party List:





Wed. Sept. 15

6-9 p.m.

Essence Magazine Cocktails With Belle

Recess Lounge
727 15th St. NW

Wed. Sept. 15

6:30-9 p.m.

National Bar Assoc./ZBT Reception ($50-$75)

Renaissance Mayflower

Wed. Sept. 15

7-10 p.m.

National Black County Officials /Black Chambers of Commerce

Embassy Suites

Wed. Sept. 15

8-10:30 p.m.

CBC Spouses Celebration of Leadership

National Museum of Women in the Arts

*Thu. Sept. 16

6-9 p.m.

IMPACT "Preview"
Young Leaders


Thu. Sept. 16

7-10 p.m.

Pan-Hellenic Council Reception

Union Station

Thu. Sept. 16

7-11 p.m.

BMW/Uptown Magazine

B. Smith's at Union Station

Thu. Sept. 16

8-11 p.m.

Maxine Waters Gala

The Grand Hyatt

Thu. Sept. 16

9 p.m.-1 a.m.

BPX 2.0 (The Black Party)

Spirit of Washington
Pier 4, 6th & Water, SW

Fri. Sept. 17

5-7 p.m.

NAACP Power 40 Young Professionals Event

Co Co. Sala
929 F St., NW

Fri. Sept. 17

6:30-8:30 p.m.

Carolina Celebration

Great Hall
Library of Congress

Fri. Sept. 17

7-9 p.m.

Africare 40th Anniversary Celebration

U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Fri. Sept. 17

8 p.m.-2 a.m.

Kappas in Congress Party

Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill, 400 NJ Ave. NW

Fri. Sept. 17

10 p.m.-2 a.m.

Michigan Delegation Motown Party ($20)

City Club of Washington

Sat. Sept. 18

3-5 p.m.

Georgia Reception

National Museum of Women in the Arts

Sat. Sept. 18

5:30-6:30 p.m.

CFBC ALC VIP Reception

Washington Convention Center

Sat. Sept. 18

7-10 p.m.

CBCF Annual Awards Dinner

WCC (Hall D)

*Sat. Sept. 18

10 p.m.-2 a.m.

The Roland Martin Ascot Affair and CBC Dinner Afterparty

Tuscana Lounge

  • Most parties require an invitation or an RSVP; if a party is open, the price of admission is listed above.
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