International Spy Gala
Washington Plaza Hotel
10 Thomas Circle, N.W.
About The Event:
Washington DC’s SEXIEST New Year’s Eve Party
Sexy Singles, Sultry Couples, Provocative Partners,
Secret Agents, Spies, Villains and Femme Fatales (21+)
Mission: Countdown 2018 and Ring in 2019
Rendezvous for a night of Espionage & Excitement at the International Spy Gala in Washington DC
The Seventeenth Annual International Spy Gala is an All Inclusive, Upscale, Black-tie optional party for all ages (21+to 50’s+). Since 2009, it has been held at the Washington Plaza Hotel. Accept your mission: Countdown to 2019 as a Spy and receive superstar service from the moment you arrive until your mission ends.
International Guests from over fifty nationalities infiltrate this spy themed affair and enjoy OPEN Bar, Cosmopolitan and Appletinis martinis Shaken & Poured through Spy Ice Luges at the Ice bar, a Mock Casino with superb spy prizes, Spy Themed Ice Sculptures, Sexy Spy Gold Girls, Strolling Male Spy Dancers, Abundant Party Favors, TWO Balloon Drops (USA/ICELAND), Live Feed to Times Square for the New Year’s Eve Countdown 2018/2019. Dance all night long to the Party Band & DJ in USA ballroom and DJs in Iceland, Istanbul, Caribbean and VIP Lounge.
Washington DC’s New Year’s Eve 2018/2019 Spy Mission
Levels – Admission Times – Open Bar Service – Dinner – Desserts – Strolling Gold Spy Girls – Male Dancers – RED Carpet Photo Ops – Mock Casino – Band – DJs
10:30pm-2:00am SPY Party Level
Premium Open Bar 10:30pm-1:30am, Delicious Desserts Buffet outside of Iceland and the USA Ballroom 10:30pm-12:30pm, Mock Casino, DJs, Band, Party Favors, Champagne all night, photo ops with the Gold Spy Girls, entertainment by the Strolling Spy guys
9:00pm-2:00am REGULAR Level
4.5 hours Premium Open Bar 9:00pm – 1:30am -Well Staffed & Fast Service at Multiple Bars
9:00pm – 10:30pm (Four warm delicious buffets: Italian Live Action Station in the Italian Cafe, Middle Eastern Buffet in the Mediterranean room, New Orleans Buffet in the USA Ballroom, Caribbean Buffet in Carniva Room. (One cold Scandinavian buffet in Iceland)
9:00pm – 2:00am Band in USA. DJS: CJ Smooth in USA. Big Meech in the Mediterranean. NRG in the Latin/Caribbean. Double Deuce in Iceland.
10:30pm – 12:30am (Desserts display outside of Iceland and the USA ballroom)
9pm to 1am – Mock Casino with craps, blackjack, roulette, prizes and a DJ spinning old school retro classics
Lots of seating throughout all spy theme entertainment areas
6:30pm-2:00am VIP Level
6.75 hours Upgraded Premium Open Bar in VIP Lounge – 6:45pm-1:30am
6:30pm – 7:15 Moet & Chandon Champagne & Wine Reception
6:45pm (Open) Seating for Dinner at tables of 10
7:30pm – 9:00pm Served Three Course Dinner & wine service
9:00pm-2:00am DJ Bulldog in the VIP Lounge, Ample Seating for a short rest as the DJ temptss you to dance all night long.
6:30pm-2:00am PRESIDENTIAL Level
6.75 hours TOP SHELF Open Bar only in Presidential Area behind the RED Velvet Ropes 6:45pm-1:30am
6:30pm Champagne & Wine Reception
6:45pm Reserved Seats all night at tables of 10
7:30pm-9:00pm Served Four Course Dinner & wine service
9:00pm-2:00am Live Band & CJ Smooth in the USA Ballroom
Was the International Spy Gala also known as the New Year’s Eve James Bond Secret Agent Themed Gala and the New Year’s Eve 007 Thunderball Gala?
Yes, those were past names of the International Spy Gala. This is the original secret agent themed New Year’s Eve Gala in Washington DC. We love all that we do to make your New Year’s Eve EPIC! We can’t believe that this is the 15th year our team is producing this elegant extravaganza for you. Yes, we are huge fans of the spy genre, Bond, Bourne, Austin Powers, SPY, Agents of Sheild, and the list goes on. We welcome you to join us again for an amazing New Year’s Eve 2018/2019. We are looking forward to seeing you at the Washington Plaza Hotel where we have hosted for the past nine years.
Can I book a room at the Washington Plaza Hotel?
YES. In fact, it is reserved exclusiely for our Secret Agents on 12.31.2018. You must first buy your mission tickets and then call the hotel and book your room. Rooms CANNOT BE BOOKED ONLINE. They can ONLY be booked through when you call Reservations at 202-842-1300 and give your eventbrite order number to the Reservations Agent at The Washington Plaza Hotel. NOTE: this is a separate price from your ticket price.
$119 plus tax. $159 with breakfast for two plus tax. Superior Room with ONE Queen Bed
$149 plus tax. $189 with breakfast for two plus tax. Superior Room with ONE King Bed
$169 plus tax. $209 with breakfast for two plus tax. Premier Room or Junior Suite
$229 plus tax. $269 with breakfast for two plus tax. Superior Suite
Hotel Reservations 202.842.1300 or 800.424.1140
Which ticket should I buy for the Spy Gala?
There is a ticket for every secret agent – just depends on the amenities you prefer.
Spy Party: 10:30pm
Premium Open bar (10:30pm – 1:30am)
Regular Level: 9:00pm
4.5 hours Premium Open bar (9pm – 1:30am)
5 buffets (9-10:45pm)
VIP Level: 6:30pm
6.5 hours Upgraded Premium Open bar in private VIP Lounge
3 course served seated dinner
Presidential Level: 6:30pm
6.5 hours Top Shelf Open bar
4 course served seated dinner behind the velvet ropes
reserved seating all night
access to private VIP Lounge
exclusive midnight crepes station
Are there discounts for groups, corporations and travel agencies?
Yes. We welcome you all – colleagues, corporate parties, travel agencies, tour companies, wedding planners, event organizers. Contact us. 703-861-8075. We have guests nationally and internationally who fly to Washington DC for the Spy Gala.
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
21 Years minimum. Age range of our Secret Agents are from 20’s to 50’s. Government Issued ID to enter.
Do Singles attend the Spy Gala?
YES. Many groups of single friends come tothe Spy Gala. Other singles meet at the singles mixer. Singles buy the male and female singles ticket for this. The Single Masquerade Mixer with our Hostesses, Gold Girls and Male Dancers is alot of fun.
How about couples?
YES. Many couples of all ages get together every year to spend New Year’s Eve at the SPY Gala. We have large groups who are loyal patrons and we have couples who meet up almost every year to celebrate dawn of the new year with us.
How are payments processed?
Secure payment processing is through Authorize.net. Euronet DC, Inc will appear on your credit card statement for your New Year’s Eve tickets.
What is the refund policy?
All tickets are non-refundable. We guarantee your attendance with the hotel and pre-pay for this when you purchase your tickets.
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Tickets can be transferred in valid, proven and exceptional circumstances and a transfer fee of $40 will be assessed per ticket.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Parking is Valet Only. Metro accessible. Uber and Lyft are available they charge a premium on this night.