Event Details

Caribbean Evening at the Bahamian Embassy Consulate (Cultural and Professional Networking)

Fri, January 25, 2019 @ 07:30 PM to 10:00 PM

The Embassy Consular Annex of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas
1025 Vermont Avenue NW, Suite 305
washington, DC

$50

Details

 Want to travel to the Caribbean this Weekend? Tonight, step on Bahamian soil for an incredible cultural event and celebration!

Tonight, we are delivering the Spirit of Nassau and Paradise Island with a diplomatic touch! Join your fellow young professionals as we step onto foreign soil of the of the Bahamas.

In a special evening, we will recreate a visit to this Caribbean Jewel of elegance, charm, music, great food, laughter, and more!

However, this time in addition to a cultural touch, we will also be meeting with the Consul General.  Consul Neily will address the Bahamas as an opportunity to succeed in your business, investment, and networking growth.

Featuring:

BAHAMIAN FOOD:
Enjoy a specially prepared buffet of authentic food native to the Bahamas including:

  • Cucumber, Tomato, Onion and Avocado Bahamian Salad
  • Bahamian Conch Fritters
  • Curried Chicken
  • Rice and Peas
  • Fried Plantain
  • Coconut Bread Pudding
  • Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

CARIBBEAN OPEN BAR including RUM:
This evening, we will pair off regional wines, beer and especially rum!

LIVE BAHAMIAN STEEL DRUMS:
A Live Steel Drum performance will take us  on a fantastic musical journey to the Bahamas as we dance and celebrate to this special Island music

DIPLOMATIC GREETING:
Counsel General Neily will address the group about the Bahamas and will give rare special insight about how the Bahamas could be an opportunity for your future professional goals.   Other diplomats from the Bahamas Embassy will be on hand to greet you as well.  We have invited and hopefully expect the new Ambassador to be present and offer some greeting as well.

FILM:
Enjoy a short film on the beautiful scenery, culture and people of the Bahamas

WIN A TRIP TO THE CARIBBEAN:
A Drawing will be held where one lucky winner will take home a trip to the Caribbean – Plane and Hotel included!

Note: This event is taking class at the Embassy Consulate  - NOT the main embassy grounds on Massachusetts Avenue.

Suggested Attire

Business Attire or Business Attire. Look "Preppy" at a minimum. Sneakers and Jeans are not acceptable

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The Embassy Consular Annex of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas
1025 Vermont Avenue NW, Suite 305
washington, DC

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