Pan-Icarian Washington D.C. Convention


Welcome to the Pan-Icarian Convention Washington D.C. at The Grand Hyatt   

Greetings from Washington D.C! It is with great pleasure that we will be hosting the annual Pan-Icarian Convention in D.C during Labor Day weekend in 2018. We promise to make your D.C. experience a memorable one. There will be true Icarian glendi, warm Icarian-style hospitality and countless Smithsonian museums, historical monuments, plus other amazing attractions for you to visit during your stay in D.C!

Friday August 31st

Delegate Registration

Business Meetings


Washington Nationals vs Milwaukee Brewers at 7:05pm

Group will depart at 6:15pm from hotel lobby.  Purchase tickets thru us in order to sit with group.  Ticket cost $25.

Welcome Reception

Join us in Constitution CDE to welcome our fellow Kariotes.  Cash + Bar with Light Hor d'oeuvres.

Bar Crawl - 21 and older

Meet in hotel lobby at 9pm and walk to nearby bars.  Cost $15.

Greek Night - 18 and Over

Ultra Bar Nightclub is just two blocks away from the hotel.  18 to Dance and 21 to Drink with Proper ID. 


Saturday September 1


Yoga Rise and Shine (Cabin John Room @ 8:00 AM)

Yoga Family Flow (Cabin John Room @ 9:00 AM)

Delegate Registration

Business Meetings


U.S. Capitol Building Group Tour

Meet in hotel lobby at 1:30pm, Tours will begin at 2:00pm and 2:15pm.  Capitol is a 20 minute walk or take the Metro and walk a few minutes to Capitol.  The tour is free but you must reserve a seat.  

Basile Live!

Comedy show begins at 7:30pm for $25.

Saturday Night Glendi

Doors open at 9:30pm.  Featured Music by Melodia an Asteria Production.  Live from Greece stringing the violin is Nikos Fakaros.

Sunday September 2nd

Saint Sophia's Greek Orthodox Cathedral

Departures for Divine Liturgy begins at 9am.  Complimentary transportation prvided by Chapter 16 Lefkas.  Located 2815 36th St & Mass. Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20007

Trip to National Zoo

Hop on the Metro to DC National Zoo.  Meet in hotel lobby at 1:30pm.  Free Admission for all.

Youth Banquet

Dinner and Entertainment will be provided for those 12 and under.  Must be potty trained.  Cost $35.  

Grand Banquet

First hour begins with cocktails, followed by a few speakers and a lovely dinner.  Doors open at 6:30pm, ticket cost $125.  Admission to Dance to follow is included.

Sunday Night Glendi

Live Entertainment by Melodia and violin by Nikos Fakaros from Ikaria.  Tickets cost $30.  12 and Under are Free.  Doors open 9:30pm.

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