4th Annual Passport DC
Passport DC, the fourth annual celebration of international culture presented by Cultural Tourism DC, will showcase Washington D.C.'s embassies and cultural organizations with a wide range of performances, talks and exhibits, starting May 7 and running through 24. In addition to embassy open houses and events, several Washington, DC museums participate in Passport DC with special programming. On Saturday, May 7, the Embassies of the European Union and the Delegation of the European Commission to the United States will open their doors to the public, offering a rare look at the diverse EU cultures.
Other participating embassies through the nearly month-long celebration are Australia, Bahrain, the Dominican Republic, Mexico, Japan, Haiti and Egypt. Shuttles will run from Dupont Cirlce and go to embassies located in Georgetown, Foggy Bottom, Embassy Row and International Drive. For more information, go to CulturalTourismDC.org.