Event Schedule

4:45 p.m.   Doors and Security Lines Open
6:45 p.m.   Program Begins
9:00 p.m.   Dessert Reception

Event Location

Marriott Marquis | Marquis Ballroom
901 Massachusetts Ave, NW
Washington, DC


Car services or ride sharing transportation is highly encouraged due to limited parking availabilty at the venue.
Valet parking at the Marriott Marquis will be available on a first come-first serve basis at a discounted rate of $35 per vehicle when you mention you are attending The Heritage Foundation event.
If the garage is full at the time you arrive, please see below for additional parking options.

Additional Information

  • Dress attire is black-tie.
  • Drivers licenses or identification cards will be required to check-in and attend.
  • Pre-registration is required to attend the gala.  Walk-in registrations will not be permitted.
  • Once the program begins at 6:45 p.m., no guests will be permitted to enter the ballroom until after the Vice President departs.
  • No large bags or backpacks will be permitted. All persons and small bags will be screened.