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The Dupont Circle Business Improvement District will be holding its annual meeting on Wednesday, September 20th from 6:00-8:00 p.m. in Thaiverse, located at 1610 20th Street, NW – on the Third Floor, sponsored Kain & Associates. Tickets are $30 in advance and $40 at the door. To buy your ticket in advance, visit Free to members.

“The annual meeting is the one time of year when all property owners and tenants can come together to learn about all that the BID is doing,” said Bill McLeod, Executive Director. “We need to celebrate our successes more and remind everyone of all the good things we are doing.”

The annual meeting will be a time for the organization to review its past achievements, vote in new board members, and enjoy dinner together at noted Thai restaurant, Thaiverse. On the menu will be Irish Stew with mashed potatoes, Pad Thai with Tofu, Green Curry Tofu, and Kra Praw Chicken. Dessert will be mango sticky rice and chocolate mousse cake. Beer and wine are included in the price of the ticket.

New this year, the Dupont Circle BID will hold a live auction to showcase some of the best of Dupont Circle, sponsored by Kain & Associates. Auction items will include a cooking class in a neighborhood restaurant, exercise classes with the studio owner, gifts from a leather goods store and jewelry store, and gift cards to some favorite restaurants.

Kain & Associates is a family-owned and operated commercial real estate investment and development firm founded on traditional business values seeking to promote vibrant and sustainable urban neighborhood communities in the Washington, DC Metropolitan area.

Dupont Circle is DC’s international heart with 70 embassies, the destination neighborhood renowned as the city’s welcoming gathering place. The Dupont Circle Business Improvement District (BID) was formed in 2018 to elevate this iconic neighborhood through public space management, placemaking, activation, and economic development initiatives. To learn more about the BID’s mission and work, visit