Tonight, be transported into a world filled with the wonders of the Mayan legends and the beauty Cancun’s beaches as TTD invites you to step on to Mexican soil for a special cultural evening.
The Embassy's Cultural Center is a unique and beautiful building, one of the best of its kind in the world. It contains several large floors, each displaying the charms of the different regions of our neighbor to the south.
Challenge your taste buds with an authentic Mexican buffet. Featuring: crispy and soft tacos; Mexican rice refried beans; pico de gallo; chips and salsa; spinach quesadillas; cheese quesadillas; enchiladas; flan and tres leches; and chile con queso dip. (Menu subject to change to equal or more substantial quality).
Enjoy an open bar featuring a wide array of Mexican beers, wines and, of course, Tequila!
Experience a live Mexican band. We will hear classic and contemporary Mexican music that highlights the both the Aztec legends and modern Mexican folklore.
We'll get a special first hand tour of the Center, including a special inside look into the mansion and the fantastic murals.
ART GALLERIES OF THE MEXICAN CULTURAL CENTER:
As you tour these incredible grounds, you will encounter a special art gallery.
Meet members of the Institute and the Embassy, and learn more about our neighbors to the south during a special welcome.
NEW: COCKTAIL TASTING FROM TAQUERIA del BARRIO:
"Taqueria del Barrio is a neighborhood taqueria in the heart of Washington’s Petworth community, serving authentic Mexican food made with locally sourced ingredients. A focused bar program, featuring artfully crafted signature drinks, classic cocktails, craft beers, and wines complements the modern dishes and rustic, no-fuss atmosphere."
WIN A TRIP TO MEXICO:
A special drawing will take place for all attendees as one person will win hotel accommodations and plane to Mexico!