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May 11, 2019, 11:47 ET Mayor Bowser and Events DC Celebrate the Opening of the Apple Carnegie Library on Saturday, May 11

On Saturday, May 11 at 10:00 a.m., Mayor Muriel Bowser and Events DC, the District's convention and sports authority celebrated the opening of Apple...


May 10, 2019, 12:09 ET Events DC Announces Exclusive Operator for New RFK Campus Fields Complex

As the official convention and sports authority for the District of Columbia, Events DC today announced the selection of Capitol Riverside Youth...


Apr 13, 2019, 06:00 ET Events DC Continues Partnership with the Mayor of London-backed London Games Festival to Raise the Profile of DC on an International Platform

As part of their esports initiative, Events DC, the official convention and sports authority for the District of Columbia, will participate in the...


Apr 09, 2019, 09:00 ET Events DC and Aramark Officially Kick Off New Food & Beverage Partnership at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center

Events DC and Aramark officially started their new food and beverage partnership this week at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. In their...


Mar 08, 2019, 11:31 ET DC's Convention and Sports Authority, Events DC, Returns to South by Southwest (SXSW) with a Celebration of Esports

As Washington, DC's official convention and sports authority, Events DC is returning to South by Southwest (SXSW) to host programming that centers...


Jan 29, 2019, 11:18 ET Events DC Unveils Interior Redesign Inside the Walter E. Washington Convention Center

Events DC partnered with the architecture firm McKissack & McKissack and Rand Construction Corporation to undertake a multi-phase interior design...


Jan 24, 2019, 11:14 ET Washington Justice Announces Events DC As First 2019 Season Sponsor

Washington Esports Ventures, led by businessman, investor, and entrepreneur Mark Ein, today announced Events DC, the District's official convention...


Jan 17, 2019, 10:49 ET Events DC Announces New Exclusive Food and Beverage Partnership with Globally-Recognized Aramark at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center

As the official convention and sports authority for the District of Columbia, Events DC today announced the selection of Aramark as the new exclusive ...


Jan 03, 2019, 12:00 ET Events DC backs Swans in Prestigious FA Cup

Events DC, the official convention and sports authority for Washington, DC, has announced their global support of Swansea City, by becoming the...


Nov 21, 2018, 10:40 ET Safeway And Events DC Partner To Host 19th Annual Feast Of Sharing, A Thanksgiving Celebration Providing Hope For 5,000 DC Neighbors

For the 19th consecutive year, Safeway and Events DC are celebrating the season of giving by providing a festive holiday meal for thousands at the...


Nov 13, 2018, 12:24 ET Events DC Announces Corporate Restructuring with Three Executive Promotions

Events DC, the official convention and sports authority of the District of Columbia, is pleased to announce three new promotions to its executive...


Nov 08, 2018, 10:00 ET Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) Names Events DC President And Chief Executive Officer, Gregory A. O'Dell 2019 Board Chairman

Gregory A. O'Dell, president and chief executive officer of Events DC, the District of Columbia's official convention and sports authority, has been...


Oct 25, 2018, 15:41 ET Untap the Future of the RFK Campus with a Taste of RFK Untapped, a Limited-Edition IPA Beer

To celebrate and promote the revitalization project of the 190-acre RFK Campus, Events DC has partnered with Atlas Brew Works and local DC artist,...


Oct 12, 2018, 15:14 ET Lyft becomes the official rideshare partner of Events DC

Lyft, the fastest growing rideshare company in the U.S., and Events DC, the official convention and sports authority for the District of Columbia,...


Sep 12, 2018, 07:00 ET Mayor Bowser and Events DC Announce Grand Opening and Lineup for DC's Newest Entertainment and Sports Arena in Congress Heights

Mayor Bowser in collaboration with Events DC, the official convention and sports authority for the District of Columbia, announce the opening events...


Aug 29, 2018, 14:23 ET Mayor Bowser and Events DC Break Ground on RFK Campus Redevelopment Project with Three Multi-Purpose Recreational Fields

Today, Mayor Muriel Bowser was joined by Events DC, the District's convention and sports authority, to break ground on the multi-purpose recreational ...


Aug 17, 2018, 12:59 ET Events DC to Host Professional Fighters League (PFL) Championship at New Entertainment and Sports Arena in Washington, DC

Events DC, the official convention and sports authority for the District of Columbia, and the Professional Fighters League (PFL) have partnered to...


Jun 19, 2018, 01:24 ET Events DC Wins the Employee Engagement Company of the Year Award by the Employee Engagement Alliance

Events DC, the official convention and sports authority of the District of Columbia, announced today that it won the Employee Engagement Company of...


Jun 18, 2018, 05:22 ET CAA Signs Three-Year Agreement with Events DC to Host the 2020-2022 Men's Basketball Championships at The Entertainment & Sports Arena in Washington, DC

The Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) announced today that it has reached an agreement with Events DC to host the 2020, 2021 and 2022 CAA Men's...


May 01, 2018, 11:40 ET Events DC and Wizards District Gaming Announce NBA 2K League Partnership

Monumental Sports & Entertainment (MSE) and Events DC, the District's convention and sports authority, announced today that they have teamed up to...


Apr 05, 2018, 03:00 ET Events DC's Esports Initiative Showcases Washington, DC on a Global Stage at London Games Festival with NRG Esports

As part of its esports initiative, Events DC, the official convention and sports authority for the District of Columbia, will participate in the...


Mar 08, 2018, 03:03 ET Events DC Heads Back to South by Southwest (SXSW) to Showcase the Best of DC Sports, Entertainment and Food on a Global Stage

As Washington, DC continues to receive national attention for its thriving culinary and entertainment scenes as well as its growing sports industry,...


Feb 12, 2018, 09:31 ET Events DC And Washington Area New Automobile Dealers Association (WANADA) Host Washington, DC's First Senate Field Hearings During The 2018 Washington Auto Show

Events DC, the official convention and sports authority for the District of Columbia and the Washington Area New Automobile Dealers Association...


Jan 11, 2018, 04:02 ET Mayor Bowser, Events DC and Monumental Sports and Entertainment with Smoot/Gilbane Sports Celebrate the Topping Out for the New Entertainment & Sports Arena in Washington, DC

Today, Mayor Muriel Bowser, Events DC, the District's convention and sports authority and Monumental Sports & Entertainment with Smoot/Gilbane Sports ...


Jan 08, 2018, 12:17 ET Event Services Professional Association (ESPA) Selects Events DC's Lachelle J. Harrison, MPA, CMP, As Convention Services Manager Of The Year

Events DC, the official convention and sports authority, announced today that Events DC Convention Services Manager Lachelle J. Harrison, MPA, CMP,...