AfropolitanDC - Third Year Anniversary 

I am Culture. I am Modern. I am Creative. I am Professional. I am Fun: I Am Afropolitan. 

Culture, connections and cocktails collide on Friday July 1st from 6pm – 11pm at the 3rd Anniversary of AfropolitanDC, At one of the trendiest D.C. lounges, come to Cities and experience “The Best of Afropolitan,” featuring live musical and dance performances, spoken word and top DJs presenting the best in Afrobeats and Hip Hop and surprise celebrations. 

You don’t want to miss our special “Independence Mix” featuring classics from the nine African countries celebrating independence in July: Algeria, Burundi, Cape Verde, Comoros, Liberia, Malawi, Rwanda, Sao Tome Principe, and Somalia.  And we connot forget to celebrate the Fourth of July!

Happy Hour until 7pm includes our signature cocktail “The Afropolitan” and many other drink specials.  Bottle service is available all night as well as African-inspired small plates.

Are you Afropolitan?  Of course you are!  Network with 500+ top professionals from all over the diaspora and bring new friends to experience “The Best of AfropolitanDC” at our 3rd Anniversary, Friday, July 1st, 6pm – 11pm, Cities Restaurant & Lounge










RSVP by Thursday June 30th to be added to the guestlist 


You must be checked in by 7pm for free admission. There is usually a line at the door so plan to arrive latest by 6:30pm to ensure you are checked-in by 7pm. 


Age Limit: 21 (Typically 25 and over)  - Matured Clientelle Only


Dress Code - Strictly Enforced

Ankara Wear, Professional, Business Casual, Chic  

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Friday July 1st  

Time: 6-10pm 

Venue: Cities

1909 K Street, NW DC 20006


Closest Metro Stations

1. Farragut West            2. Farragut North 

Hosted By Claude Di Martian 



Our new signature speed networking activity allows a unique opportunity to develop & form genuine connections within a small select group out of the larger group of over 700 professionals  




The experience features a rich tapestry of African art and cultural performances 


For the anniversary we will be featuring a fusion of various art forms - Live performance, fashion, dance etc  

Music & Dance 


The highlight of night is the 2nd half when the event transitions into an electrifying experience where our A-list DJs energize the dance floor and take the crowd on an Afro-Caribbean music journey. 

DJs: Claude Di Martian, DJ MissRock

Venue & VIP Space

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Our DJs 

Claude Di Martian 

DJ MissRock 


& Partners 

The Experience 

Featuring Afro-Caribbean & Bites 

Afropolitan Gives Back

Live Performance