Women improving the Washington DC Community since 1912

Tickets and Event Information


Please join us throughout the weekend of November 20– 23rd, 2014 for fabulous shopping and special events. We look forward to seeing you there! Tickets will be available for exciting new events—a twist on tradition for 2014!

All Holiday Shops events will be held at the historic Sphinx Club during Show Weekend November 20 – 23rd, 2014:

The Sphinx Club
1315 K Street NW
Washington, DC, 20005                                                                                                                                   

Conveniently located at the intersection of 14th Street NW and K Street NW (next to the Hamilton Crowne Plaza hotel), the Sphinx Club is within easy walking distance of several Metro stations, including the McPherson Square and Metro Center stops. The venue is handicap accessible and surrounded by affordable parking garages. Valet parking is available throughout the weekend at the Hamilton Crowne Plaza hotel.

Nearby Metro Entrances:

  • McPherson Square - 14th St NW (Orange and Blue) (781 feet SW)
  • McPherson Square - I St & Vermont Ave. (Orange and Blue) (0.24 miles SW)
  • Metro Center - 12th & G Streets (Blue, Orange and Red Lines) (0.31 miles SE)
  • Metro Center - 13th & G Streets (Blue, Orange and Red Lines) (0.33 miles SE)

General Shopping

Friday, November 21st — 11am-7pm

Saturday, November 22nd — 10am-5pm

Sunday, November 23rd — 11am-4pm

General Shopping tickets are $5 per day and can be purchased by cash or check at the door.

Strollers are welcome on the show floor at all times. We encourage coat, package, and stroller check-- available throughout the weekend –as aisles are busy with shoppers and merchant goods.

Special Events

For our 56th year, we’ve re-imagined our traditional events to include new, festive and fun surprises. Events kick-off in October with our “Fall Into Fashion” beauty and fashion event and continue through the show weekend in November with a special Preview Party, and our not-to-be-missed “Black, White, and Read All Over” premier auction, shopping, and cocktail party! Proceeds from all events benefit the JLW’s literacy efforts in the community. Check back often and ‘like’ us on Facebook to hear the latest details and delights in store for all of our special events!

Holiday Shops Preview Party
Presented by Neiman Marcus
Date:  Thursday, November 20, 2014                                                                                                                                                                                         Time:  6PM- 8:30PM
Location:  The Sphinx Club, 1315 K Street NW, Washington, DC 20005
Tickets:  Click HERE to purchase.

Holiday Shops Breakfast Breakfast Honoring Sustainers & Past Presidents
Presented by Lindamood-Bell and the Junior League of Washington
Date:  Friday, November 21, 2014
Time: 9AM - 11AM
Location:  The Sphinx Club, 1315 K Street NW, Washington, DC 20005
Tickets:  Click HERE to purchase.

Black, White & Read All Over
Auction and Cocktail Party
Presented by Dominion Jewelers
Date:  Saturday, November 22, 2014
Time: 6:30PM - 11PM
Location:  The Sphinx Club, 1315 K Street NW, Washington, DC 20005
Tickets:  Click HERE to purchase.

Pictures with Santa
Date & Time:  Noon - 2PM
Location:  The Sphinx Club, 1315 K Street NW, Washington, DC 20005
Tickets:  $10 donation suggested

Additional Ways to Support Holiday Shops

At Holiday Shops, giving back to the community is always in style!

Become a Patron

You can personally support Holiday Shops and the JLW with a Patron donation. Your contribution allows the JLW to expand its impact in the community and foster literacy while providing you with Patron Perks during Holiday Shops. For more information about how to become a Patron and the related Perks, please click HERE.

Corporate Sponsors

By becoming a corporate sponsor, your organization will ensure the financial success of this event, which will directly benefit the greater Washington, D. C. area community. At the same time, your company will receive valuable recognition throughout our event weekend. Click here for more information about corporate sponsorships.

Please contact Holiday Shops co-chairs Carly Rockstroh and Molly Boyl at holidayshops-info@jlw.org with any questions or for more information.

The Junior League of Washington strives in all endeavors to be sensitive to the special needs of its members and guests. If you have any special needs pertaining to attendance of these events, please let us know by emailing holidayshops-info@jlw.org.