Featured Community Events
FRIENDS Spring BBQ
Foggy Bottom/West End Neighborhood Block Party
FRIENDS Holiday Social
MLK Day of Service
Children's Book Drive
Freshmen Day of Service and Convocation
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?
Every year, approximately 3,000 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 2015 with the Urban Food Task Force! We'll be hosting a number of events (.pdf) for the entire week, from October 19 - 24.
The Holiday Social is an annual event that features festive refreshments and entertainment for GW neighbors and friends.
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!
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.
On Saturday, September 12, 2015 The George Washington University will host the seventh annual Freshman Day of Service and Convocation event officially welcoming the Class of 2019 into the Colonials community!