Destination DC Members

Learn about the comprehensive resources for Destination DC members.

American Experience Foundation Field Trips

AEF field trips would not be possible without the generous support of our industry partners. Each year, hundreds of thousands of 8th grade students travel to the nation’s capital to deepen their knowledge of American history, democracy, and culture. For many young people, it is their first travel...

American Experience Foundation Rite of Passage Field Trip in Washington, DC
Marketing & Communications Highlights

Destination DC (DDC) will continue to support the grand opening of The Wharf and the reopening of the Freer | Sackler galleries through its web content, editorial outreach and social media channels. Opening events for both are highlighted in October’s calendar of events on washington.org, as well...

Fall in Washington, DC - Guide to Events, Attractions and Things to Do This Autumn in DC
Industry Buzz

Paul Coombs joined DDC as its new staff accountant. Paul has extensive accounting experience, most recently working at Experience Works, Inc. Bianca D’Ambrosia has joined DDC as the new partnerships and alliances assistant. Bianca graduated from the college of business at George Washington...

Industry Buzz
Get Involved with the American Experience Foundation

Make a tax-deductible donation to AEF Run a revenue-sharing promotion Attend an AEF fundraising event like our July 4th fundraiser Invite one of our field trips to your business Host a DCPS Career Ready summer intern lisa.waldschmitt [at] destinationdc.com (Share your expertise) with our students...

American Experience Foundation Rite of Passage Field Trip in Washington, DC
American Experience Foundation’s July 4th Celebration

Support the American Experience Foundation (AEF), Destination DC’s affiliated 501(c)(3) charity and join its signature celebration on July 4th, 2018. Your company will receive unmatched exposure to Destination DC clients, members, and staff; American Experience Foundation partners, government...

American Experience Foundation July 4th Event - Destination DC - Washington, DC
American Experience Foundation Scholarships & Internships

By leveraging Destination DC’s reach, resources, and its members’ expertise, AEF provides students with unforgettable educational enrichment support, bringing their curricula to life and supporting career paths in hospitality through scholarships, internships, and classroom experiences. Established...

American Experience Foundation - Scholarships and Internships
Tourism News & Events

United Airlines OTA France FAM (Aug. 19-23, Washington, DC) Attendees : Linda Horowitz, Letizia Sirtori Destination DC (DDC), in conjunction with Capital Region USA (CRUSA) and United Airlines, hosted a French Online Travel Agents (OTAs) FAM. The FAM featured leading OTAs from France as qualified...

Tourism News
New Members & Member Updates

Read on for: Member Deals & Spotlight Member Updates New Members ••• Member Deals & Spotlight Member deals & who's in the spotlight this month Suite Dreams at The Watergate Hotel Receive up to 30% off our luxurious suites when booking this special offer. Experience ultimate luxury in...

New Members and Member Updates
5 Reasons Why You Should Host a Member Event

Hosting an event is a great way to make the most out of your Destination DC membership. We’ll bring the food, the hospitality community and the presenters, you’ll supply the venue and introduce yourself to a room brimming with great business contacts. Considering that Destination DC hosts at least...

Marketing Outlook
Media Coverage

Recent stories we’ve pitched Domestically, DC received coverage from major outlets such as Bloomberg , The Baltimore Sun and The Los Angeles Times . Internationally, the nation’s capital received features in major Scottish and British publications. Domestic Media The Baltimore Sun covers the...

Media Coverage