You are cordially invited to attend the George Washington Birthday Celebration on Saturday, February 25, 2017.
The George Washington Masonic National Memorial
101 Callahan Drive
Reception - 5:30 p.m., Memorial Hall
Entertainment - 6:45 p.m., Memorial Theater
Banquet - 7:30 p.m., Grand Masonic Hall
Presentation of the George Washington Memorial Award to Joseph Shumard - 9:00 p.m., Grand Masonic Hall
Attire: Formal (white tie optional)
Other Events of the Day
Wreath Laying at Washington’s Tomb — 8:00 a.m., Mount Vernon. No cost.
George Washington Symposium: George Washington and the Northern Virginia Frontier, 1732 to 1775 — North Lodge Room, 1:00 p.m. No cost.
Register for the free Symposium here
This year, all of these events, including our banquet, will take place on Saturday, February 25, 2017.
Gala Celebration Banquet and George Washington Memorial Award Presentation
Saturday, February 25, 2017
- After making your reservation, you will be added to our guest list. No tickets are issued, but you will receive an email confirmation after booking your seats online.
- A number of rooms at the reduced rate of $129 per night are being held at the Embassy Suites Old Town on February 24th through 26th. Call 703-684-5900 and reference the GW Birthday Celebration Room Block to make reservations at the group rate. You may also book directly online. To receive this rate, you must book your room by January 25, 2017, or until the group block is sold out, whichever comes first.
- Alternate hotel information is available at: http://visitalexandriava.com/hotels/