White House Correspondents' Dinner Weekend

White House Correspondents' Dinner Weekend 2014

May 2 – 3, 2014
Washington, DC, District of Columbia

Friday, May 2, 2014

Welcome Dinner

On the evening of Friday, May 2, Atlantic Media Chairman David Bradley hosted an invitation-only welcome dinner at his Washington, D.C. home.  Named one of the top ten D.C. parties by Washingtonian Magazine, this event gathered 150 Beltway leaders and prominent out-of-towners from the worlds of business, entertainment, academia, non-profits, and government. On the eve of the White House Correspondents’ Association annual bash, this year’s Welcome Dinner celebrated the 100th Anniversary of the White House Correspondents’ Dinner - a Washington tradition since 1914.

Saturday, May 3, 2014

Editorial Briefing Breakfast: LGBT @ WHCD

In conjunction with White House Correspondents’ Weekend, The Atlantic and National Journal hosted the annual Editorial Breakfast, featuring a conversation on the LGBT movement and the debate over marriage equality. We gathered for breakfast and mimosas and a wide-ranging conversation on the evolution of LGBT rights in recent years - what has been accomplished and the challenges that lie ahead - through the eyes of Washington, the media, and the rest of America.

Pre-Dinner Reception

Atlantic Media partnered with CBS News to host its annual cocktail reception before the White House Correspondents’ Dinner in the coveted Heights Courtyard at the Washington Hilton.

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Upcoming Events

  • Economy/Business

    Atlantic Exchange featuring Lord Adair Turner

    Our series of interviews with disruptive innovators and consequential political, community and business leaders continued with a discussion featuring Lord Adair Turner.

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    The Atlantic will convene a public forum to discuss whether a new kind of housing bubble is starting to simmer and what options are emerging to address this growing urgency for many Americans.

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    The Atlantic and the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism will host an event exploring the merging of Hollywood and Silicon Valley and how the new dynamics are redefining the entertainment industry.