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Best Unique Event Space Ideas in Washington, DC

Looking for unique event spaces or venues? Here are just a few ideas from the EventZingo directory.

Great Unique Event Space Idea: Capitol View at 400

Capitol View at 400 is one of the premier rooftop venues in Washington, DC. The unique event spaces has an indoor/outdoor entertaining space featuring views of Union Station, the Washington Monument, and the U.S. Capitol. An enclosed space with a retractable awning and heating and air conditioning can accommodate up to 200. Rooftop space can accommodate up to 470 guests. Guests can park in one of 800 available parking spaces or access the metro 1 block away at Union Station.

Learn more about an event at Capitol View at 400 here.

Great Unique Event Space Idea: The Harbour View 

The Harbour View is located just outside DC in Woodbridge, Virginia, nestled beside the Occoquan River. With several versatile event spaces, both indoor and outdoor, Harbour View can accommodate up to 320 seated guests, or 400 standing guests. The waterfront setting and neutral, contemporary decor can create a unique event. 

Learn more about an event at Harbour View here.

Great Unique Event Space Idea: The Torpedo Factory Art Center 

The Torpedo Factory Art Center is located in Old Town Alexandria and can accommodate up to 450 guests. Built in 1918 to manufacture torpedoes like the one displayed on the first floor, this three-story building retains its identity in daylight as a former factory with exposed pipes, ductwork, and smokestack. The outdoor brick patio also offers a spectacular view of the Potomac River. The interior is filled with art to create a unique backdrop for any event. 

Learn more about an event at The Torpedo Factory Art Center here.

Great Unique Event Space Idea: Rock Creek Mansion

Rock Creek Mansion offers both the intimacy of a private residence and the space of an elegant ballroom. Just a few minutes outside DC in Bethesda, Maryland, the event space can can accommodate up to 200 guests. Amenities include bar staff, a prep kitchen for caterers, and a patio with furniture.

Learn more about an event at Rock Creek Mansion here.

Great Unique Event Space Idea: Fathom Gallery

Fathom Gallery is located in the heart of the creative district on 14th Street in Logan Circle. With street-level entry, Fathom Gallery consists of one large open room, an open layout kitchen, and a guest bathroom. The lower level event space can accommodate up to 125 guests. Additional space is available in the Rooftop Garden.

Learn more about an event at Fathom Gallery here.


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