Dupont Circle Citizens Association and Historic Dupont Circle Main Streets Partner to Showcase Neighborhood

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The Dupont Circle Citizens Association’s (DCCA) 46th Annual Dupont Circle House Tour & Tea will be held on Sunday October 20, 2013.

The Dupont Circle Citizens Association (DCCA) and Historic Dupont Circle Main Streets (HDCM) announce a new partnership. The 46th Annual House Tour and the Taste of Dupont will provide back to back showcases for some of the neighborhood’s finest homes, historic sites and eating establishments.

On Sunday, October 20, DCCA will present the 46th Annual Dupont Circle House Tour & Tea from 12 noon to 5pm. The tour features an up-close look inside an array of urban homes nestled in a leafy historic district -- from the grandest townhouses to the most charming pied-a-terre. The Carlyle Suites hosts Afternoon Tea from 2pm to 5pm, included in the ticket price. House Tour tickets are available for $40 in advance ($45 day of).

Washington Fine Properties (WFP) will be the Platinum Sponsor of the House Tour for the second year. WFP joins Gold Sponsor, Beasley Real Estate and Silver Sponsors, Attache Corporate Housing, Counselors Title, KVS Title, Stewart Title Group, and Room & Board.

This year for the first time, every house tour ticket will include one tasting ticket for HDCM’s Taste of Dupont, which takes place the following evening Monday, October 21 from 6pm to 9pm. “Taste” allows participants to create their own progressive dinner at 15+ dining establishments around Dupont Circle. Taste of Dupont tickets will be on sale ($5 each) the night of the event at the Dupont Resource Center at 9 Dupont Circle beginning at 4pm.

About the Dupont Circle Citizens Association

Founded in 1922 in a townhouse at 1767 P Street, to promote and protect the interests of the residents, the Dupont Circle Citizens Association (DCCA) is the premier civic and residential organization in the Dupont Circle area. DCCA brings neighbors, including residents, businesses and non-profit organizations, together to improve the quality of life in an active and diverse urban neighborhood. The Dupont Circle House Tour is DCCA’s major fundraiser with proceeds supporting neighborhood activities and charitable organizations. For more information, please visit: http://www.dupont-circle.org.

About Historic Dupont Circle Main Streets

Historic Dupont Circle Main Streets is a 501(c)(3) non-profit established in 2003 that focuses on promoting, retaining, and attracting small and independent businesses to the Dupont Circle neighborhood in Northwest Washington, DC. Dupont Circle is home to several distinct commercial corridors: P Street, 17th Street, 18th Street, Connecticut Avenue, and Dupont Circle itself. For more information, visit http://www.dupontcircle.biz/.
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