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Get ready to party like never before! Let us make your next event unforgettable!

Looking for an exceptional event venue in the heart of Washington DC? Look no further than Sign of The Whale DC, located in the vibrant Dupont Circle. Our versatile venue can accommodate groups of 30 to 212 guests, making it the perfect choice for any occasion. Whether you're planning a rehearsal dinner, bridal or baby shower, birthday or anniversary celebration, office party, charity event, graduation, cocktail or dinner evening, bar or bat mitzvah, meeting, or corporate dinner, we've got you covered. With our stunning decor, exceptional service, and prime location, your event is sure to be a memorable one. 

At Sign of The Whale DC, we understand that every event is unique and deserves special attention. That's why we pay close attention to every detail to ensure that your event is a success, whether it's an intimate seated dinner or a full bar takeover. Our team is dedicated to making your event unforgettable, and we take pride in providing exceptional service to our clients. If you're interested in learning more about our rental fees and minimums, please don't hesitate to inquire below, and we'll be in touch as soon as possible. Book now and let us help you create an unforgettable experience for you and your guests.

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    Crow’s Nest

    For small gatherings of up to 25 people, our 2nd-floor private space is a perfect choice.

    • Combination of high-top tables and bar seating for up to 19 guests with additional room for standing

    • Private access to the full-service copper bar

    • Velvet lounge chairs with a rustic copper bar

    • House music played through speakers

    Capacity: Up to 25 Guests

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    Full Bar

    For gatherings of up to 212 guests, we have both full and semi-private spaces available

    • Combination of lounge, bar, and high-top seating for up to 50 guests with additional room for standing

    • Rustic fireplace with large mirrors hanging on exposed brick

    • Full-service bar

    • 6 Large TVs, a large projection screen, a full sound system, and a DJ booth

    • Ability to playhouse music or your own playlist with a guest-provided device

    Capacity: Up to 212 Guests

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    Entire Venue

    This is the perfect venue for large gatherings of up to 212 people

    Our beautifully designed space is exclusively yours with full access to both levels

    • Alcove, booth, banquette, bar, and bistro seating for up to 90 guests

    • Stage for live music to be played through our custom hi-fidelity audio system, a Full sound system, DJ Booth, and a large projection screen

    Capacity: Up to 212 Guests