Evening and Braai at the Embassy of South Africa Hosted By Things To Do® DC!

@Embassy of South Africa
3051 Massachusetts Avenue Northwest

14 Jun 23:00 - 15 Jun 01:30

by meetup.com


We look forward to seeing all SALovers at this special evening of South African food, drinks, music, cultural dancing, fashion, diplomats, film, and more being hosted by Things To Do® DC at the Embassy of South Africa. This is not a meetup - we want you to com enjoy the event at your leisure.


A) Authentic BBQ – BRAAI from South Africa:
While America is no strangers to a Summer BBQ, tonight we enjoy one with a twist that originates from the other side of the world in South Africa! The chef will prepare a special BBQ buffet - in South Africa known as a braai. (It originated with the Afrikaner people, but has since been adopted by South Africans of citizens of any background).

B) South African (Open Bar):
Sample the best and most treasured South African wines as well as beer and nonalcoholic drinks.

C) Special Musical and Dance Presentation from South Africa:
Enjoy an authentic South African Dance Show. Experience a very unique performance of native music and dance, along with a cultural explanation as to the each element's origin, style and meaning.

D) Diplomatic Greeting
Hear from the diplomats from South Africa and feel free and network with them during the reception. At present the ambassador and are hoping for his presence.

E) South African Art
The embassy has arranged for the presentation of traditional masks, attire, paintings, as well as other special artifacts and paintings unseen to most Americans' eyes.

G) South African Cultural Film:
At your leisure, you are invited to watch recurring films showcasing South Africa’s cities, mountains, borders, landscape, people, tribes, animals, safari tours, everyday culture and much much more.

Business Casual. No jeans, sneakers, shorts, flip flops or plain tee shirts.

Tickets for this will go fast! Your RSVP is only confirmed once you purchase your ticket/s. Click on link to purchase your ticket via Things To Do® DC:

If you plan to bring a guest, you will be required to name that individual when you purchase your tickets.

See you there!