Ticket sales will end tomorrow, Tuesday, Oct. 3. Make your reservation enjoy, and enjoy a gourmet meal and the chance to meet members of the diplomatic and aerospace communities.
Enjoy an elegant evening with excellent food and music to honor a living aerospace legend in one of DC's most prestigious historic hotels.
This will be a chance to meet members of the diplomatic community, including the German Ambassador His Excellency Andreas Michaelis and the author Eric Berger, whose book Liftoff chronicles the amazing evolution of SpaceX from startup to global player.
About this Event
Join us to celebrate German American culture and achievements at our annual black tie gala on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2023 at 6 pm at the historic Willard Hotel in the heart of Washington, DC.
- Cocktail Reception with Hors D'Oeuvres and Open Bar starts at 6 pm
- Three-course Dinner with Wine Pairing (Vegetarian, Fish or Meat Main Choices) at 7:30 pm
- Award Ceremony followed by Dancing to Night & Day
We are delighted to be honoring Dr. Hans-Jörg Königsmann, former VP of Build and Flight Reliability at SpaceX, as the 2023 Distinguished German American of the Year.
Dance music will be provided by Night & Day Music (http://nightanddaymusic.com/) who have been performing swing and jazz favorites from the 1920s and beyond since 1992.
We also offer attractive sponsorship options. Please click here: https://gahmusa.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/06/Sponsorship-Levels-2023.pdf
InterContinental the Willard Washington D.C., an IHG Hotel, 1401 Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest, Washington, United States