Syttende Mai Dinner Dance 2012

Friday, May 18, 2012 ~ 6:30 p.m.

Please join us in celebrating Norway's Constitution Day.

Sara Jones
Entertainment by Sara Jones

Celebrate the Norwegian Constitution Day in style with a Cocktail Jazz Reception followed by dinner and live music by critically acclaimed jazz singer Sara Jones, at the Capital View Ballroom overlooking the Potomac river and DC skyline.

The Cocktail Jazz Reception starts at 6:30 p.m., featuring music by nationally known singer/pianist Sara Jones performing with the band Arkitekture.

Dinner at 7:30 p.m, accompanied by music and keynote speaker from 8:30 p.m. until dinner ends, followed by more music and mingling until 10:30 p.m.

Constitution Day remarks by Lars Petter Henie, Minister Counselor, Economic Affairs, on behalf of the Royal Norwegian Embassy. The new Defense Industry Counselor and Energy Counselor at the Norwegian Embassy will be introduced.


Business Attire or Bunad


Member ticket prices: $65-75 adult (based on menu choice) / $35 child.

Deadline for reservations is May 10. No refunds after May 10. Sponsorship Opportunities Available.

Location & Directions

Capital View Ballroom at the Key Bridge Marriott

Directions: Take the Rosslyn Key Bridge exit off I-66 or Rosslyn Metro stop. 

Event parking: complementary.

Key Bridge Marriott
1401 Lee Highway
Arlington, VA 22209.
(703) 524-6400
Hotel info:

For More Information

Storm Horncastle, Office Manager at the NACCMA or 240-277-0420

Sponsored By

  • The Royal Norwegian Embassy
  • Sons of Norway, Washington Lodge 428
  • The Norwegian Society of Washington, DC
  • The Norwegian-American Chamber of Commerce, Mid-Atlantic Chapter