Featured Community Events
FRIENDS Spring BBQ
Freshmen Day of Service and Convocation
Foggy Bottom/West End Neighborhood Block Party
Food Day 2014
FRIENDS Holiday Social
Children's Book Drive
MLK Day of Service
Organized by the Office of Government and Community Relations, this annual event features live entertainment, food, dancing and lively conversation among District senior citizens and GW students.
The FRIENDS Spring BBQ is a community event celebrating the end of the semester. What better way to celebrate the neighborhood than with a BBQ?
On Saturday, September 7, 2013 The George Washington University hosted the fifth annual Freshman Day of Service and Convocation event officially welcoming the Class of 2017 into the Colonial Community!
Every year, approximately 2,000 people attend the annual FRIENDS Foggy Bottom/West End Neighborhood Block Party, a free community tradition that features a variety of local food and craft vendors, local business, restaurants, groups and institutions as well as musical and dance performances.
Celebrate Food Day 2014 with the Urban Food Task Force! We'll be hosting a number of events (.pdf) for the entire week, from October 21 - 25.
The Holiday Social is an annual event that features festive refreshments and entertainment for GW neighbors and friends.
The GW Center for Civic Engagement and Public Service, the Office of Government and Community Relations, and the Office of the Vice President for Research are collecting new and used children's Books at designated locations beginning MLK Jr. Day, January 20th to March 21st.
MLK Day of Service is on Monday, January 20, 2014. Don't miss out on this wonderful opportunity to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s life and legacy with service alongside your friends!