The International Club of DC, in cooperation with the Embassy of Uzbekistan, cordially invites you to
~ A Celebration of Uzbek Culture and Art at the Embassy of Uzbekistan ~on occasion to welcome the new Ambassador of Uzbekistan to the United States with a Dinner Feast of Uzbek Delicacies by the Embassy Chef
with welcome remarks by the Ambassador Uzbekistan, His Excellency, Ambassador Sidikov
Business or cocktail attire requested.
This is a unique opportunity to meet the new Ambassador of Uzbekistan and learn about his vision and priorities for strengthening the relationship between the United States and Uzbekistan, as well as the challenges and opportunities facing the region.
Your evening begins with welcome remarks by Ambassador Sidikov along with a presentation of Uzbek culture giving you insight into Uzbekistan including its thousand years old cities, people, culture, and customs. Afterwards indulge in a special dinner reception of Uzbek delicacies prepared by the embassy chef. Join us to experience Uzbek art, culture, cuisine, and hospitality at the Embassy of Uzbekistan, one of the most magnificent and ornate embassies in Washington DC.
Space is limited and we expect this event to be immensely popular so please make your reservations early. Don't miss this rare opportunity to experience a very special reception and cultural presentation at the Embassy of Uzbekistan as you enjoy an evening of Uzbek culture and cuisine along with the opportunity to meet the embassy staff as well as other ICDC members with an interest in international cultures.
Traditional Uzbek Dinner BuffetIndulge in a traditional Uzbek Buffet prepared by the Embassy's chef. The dinner buffet of Uzbek culinary delights will be presented after the cultural presentation. Uzbek cuisine represents some of the finest culinary delicacies from Central Asia with delectable dishes such as plov, manti, shurpa, shashlik, lagman, and samsa. Also enjoy a selection of Uzbek desserts. Menu selections subject to change.
Uzbek Art & CultureThe evening also presents a wonderful opportunity to tour the embassy’s rare collection of beautiful paintings and art pieces. Discover the traditions of Uzbekistan, combined with the rich history, cultural heritage, delicious cuisine, and above all, warm and friendly people.
Please note that the event is presented as a stand-up buffet dinner reception so you can walk around the embassy to enjoy various facets of the event and not as a seated function. If you have any special considerations, please let us know in advance so we may assist you.
* Please note that the Ambassador of Uzbekistan is expected to be present to welcome you to the embassy. Due to the nature of official diplomatic duties, the Ambassador's schedule is subject to change without notice. In the event the Ambassador is called away due to diplomatic duties, the Deputy Chief of Mission or other high ranking official from the Embassy will welcome you to the embassy.
Event Agenda (May change)
7:00 PM Admission commences
9:15 PM Event concludes