Inspired by the world of the Smithsonian, the SMITHSONIAN at 8 event series offers one-of-a-kind experiences for guests 21+. With themes from the local to the global, these after-hours gatherings combine music, food and drink, and unique settings to create evenings that are smart, adventurous, and memorably entertaining. #SMITHSONIANat8 curates your fun!

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We're working on the details of our next event. Stay tuned!



WineOld Vines, New Wines: The Resurgence of American Heritage Grapes
Saturday, January 20, 2:00 p.m.

Jerry Eisterhold of Vox Vineyards in Missouri offers insights into how winemakers are meeting the scientific and technical challenges of reclaiming the commercial viability of rare American grapes, highlighted by an in-depth guided tasting of nine of Vox’s wines. Buy tickets>>


OscarA Red-Carpet Night with Oscar
Monday, February 26, 6:45 p.m.

As awards night nears, join film writer Noah Gittell for an evening that focuses on all things Oscar. The movie-inspired fun includes history and trivia, a predictions contest, and a chance to join some screen legends (appearing courtesy Madame Tussauds) for photos on the red carpet. Buy tickets>>


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La Grande Fete
March 23, 2018
Embassy of France

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