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Top 5 Venues in DC for A Sweet 16 or 18 Birthday Celebration

Top 5 Venues in DC for A Sweet 16 or 18 Birthday Celebration
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It is important to celebrate the milestones in life, and birthdays are amazing moments that should always be commemorated, no matter if it’s in a small, or big way. We all have cakes, balloons, good food and guests on our birthday checklist. But, when it comes to birthdays, it’s important to find a venue that suites your needs, and we’ve enlisted our top 5 spots for a birthday celebration right here in D.C.

Kabin Lounge

This venue is located in the bustling Dupont Circle. It’s luxurious vibe is perfect for the sophisticated 18 year old. Deriving inspiration from the Alpine culture, this “3,200- square foot space showcases a lush and unique modern-day Aspen cabin ambience”, complete with superior quality sound system, and 14 cozy VIP tables. When you rent out the lounge it can fit up to 252 guests, so your 18 year old can dance the night away with all his or her friends.


Blind Whino Arts Club

This space is definitely for the artsy individual. Housed in the historic Friendship Baptist Church, built in 1886, it is a community-based arts programming facility that doubles as an event space. The biggest thing that sticks out about this venue is the creative use of art and expression drawn and painted all over the inside and outside of the venue. With bright pinks, greens and blues painted into geometric shapes on the outside and trance-like colors on the interior, this venue is a must see.


9:30 Club

This venue is for the music lovers who just want to see a concert on their bday and dance with their friends. This two-story space is visited by well-known musicians, who put on a great show. The 9:30 Club has been named the # 1 nightclub by Rolling Stone, Billboard and Pollstar, more than any other club in the nation, and it’s the most attended club of its size in the world.


Lucky Strike

A posh bowling alley located in the heart of D.C’s Chinatown. Located right next to the Verizon Center, this space has a lot to offer, especially with the high amount of foot traffic. This is a fun venue for 16 year olds who want to listen to music, play games, and eat some good food with their friends.


The Living Room

This space is high-end, modern and spacious. At 5635 square ft, this venue is perfect for a big sweet 16 or 18th birthday party. The club which opened in 2016 is literally designed like a living room, a much bigger, expensive and hip living room than yours. The lounge can accommodate catering vendors, and house innovative moveable walls to create a variety of room layouts.

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