Party with DC Shorts

All parties include light refreshments and open bar. All attendees must be over 21 years of age and present photo id at the door. Tickets must be purchased in advance.

online: $25 + $2 service charge
in combination with any film ticket: $20 + $2 service charge

Celebrity Party

Friday, September 9, 9:00pm–midnight
Madame Tussaud’s, 1001 F Street NW (Metro Center)

Buy Celebrity Party Tickets

Celebrate the Opening Weekend among the stars!  Yes, some are made of wax, but the visiting filmmakers from around the world are flesh and blood. Admission price includes open bar provided by Stella Artois, 42 Below Vodka and Barefoot Wines, and delicious nibbles prepared by Matchbox and Cowgirl Creamery. The Washington City Paper is our event partner.

Brazilian Carnival

Saturday, September 10, 9:00pm–1:00am
ARTISPHERE, 1101 Wilson Boulevard (Rosslyn Metro)

Buy Brazilian Carnival Tickets

Have you ever been to Carnival?  Neither have we. Which is why we are recreating a Brazilian tradition at the area’s premiere arts space. Dance the night away with Alma Tropicalia (DC’s tribute to Brazil’s psychedelic pop movement from the 1960?s), the all-female drum group Batala, DC’s own Carnival Queen Zezeh Zax, live Brazilian jazz with Elin, and more!  Admission price includes open bar provided by Malibu Rum and Barefoot Wines, and Brazilian delicacies prepared by Whole Foods. Brightest Young Things is our event partner.

Closing Bash

Saturday, September 17, 9:00pm–midnight
Atlas Performing Arts Center, 1333 H Street NE (Atlas Arts District)

Buy Closing Bash Tickets

We are sad to see the amazing week end, but always happy to celebrate a good time!  Live music and open bar helps—a lot. Admission price includes open bar provided by Stella Artois, 42 Below Vodka and Barefoot Wines. The Pink Line Project is our event partner.