The City Club of Washington

Washington DC



When it comes to Washington, D.C. wedding venues and reception locations, the exceptional, refined amenities and superior professional services offered at The City Club of Washington are simply unparalleled. The atrium, with its sky-high ceilings, offers the ideal location for a regal ceremony on the red stone stairs beset by banisters draped in floral garlands. Guests will be seated on crisply painted white chairs and watch you exchange your vows as a fountain gently babbles in the background. During cocktail hour guests will mingle about the rich mahogany bar in a space that exudes a sophisticated, old world ambiance. The dark wood accents of the banquet room add to the amiable feelings among your guests as they enjoy a decadent dinner prepared by the skilled catering staff. After dinner move on to the hardwood dance floor beneath an impressive chandelier for your first dance. Guests will enjoy a festive night of dining, dancing and creating timeless memories on your wedding day at the City Club of Washington.

Venue Style

Private Club, Ballrooms


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 200 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 150 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 3:00PM. Events must end by 11:00PM, however we are able to work with you if you would like the event to extend later. Daytime weddings are not available Monday through Friday.

Rental Fees

The City Club of Washington is a membership club though you do not have to be a member to host an event at the Club. If you are a member of the club there are no room fees for use of the facility. If you are not a member or do not know a member that can sponsor the event, there are room fees that apply for hosting an event at the City Club. The venue allows 4 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The fee for a wedding ceremony is $500 with reception or ranges from $4,000 to $6,000 for a ceremony-only wedding. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee based on additional bar hours and parking fees.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The City Club of Washington is estimated at between $9,223 and $16,829 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Event coordination
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Day of onsite manager
Full kitchen facilities
Public parking
Champagne toast included in some packages

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Venue must approve all decorations
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 11:00PM

Wedding Day Availability (Last updated Jun 13, 2015)

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