Preferred Professionals

The Dumbarton House strongly encourages utilization of the following professionals for your upcoming event. Superior in their field, these industry experts have been hand-selected to complement and enhance your occasion. Please note that, with the exception of tent rental, you may work with any vendor you choose providing they have a DC business license, have proof of sufficient insurance, visit the facility prior to your event, and review any necessary Dumbarton House rules and regulations. Only our Preferred Vendor for tenting, Sugarplum Tent Company, may work on-site.

Cakes & Desserts

*Ridgewells Catering  301.652.1515


*A Main Event Caterers 703.820.2028

*Corcoran Caterers 301.588.9200

*Design Cuisine 703.979.9400

*Eleven Courses Catering 410.459.6773

*Georgetown Catering 202.687.3395

*Heirloom Catering & Event Design 703.534.0938

*Occasions Caterers 202.546.7400

*Ridgewells Catering 301.652.1515

*RSVP Catering 703.573.8700

*Spilled Milk Catering 202.525.6455

*Well Dunn Catering 202.543.7878

*Windows Catering Company 703.519.3500

Dining & Rehearsal Dinners

*Eleven Courses Catering 410.459.6773

*Georgetown Catering  202.687.3395


*Entertainment Exchange 301.986.4640

*Scratch Weddings and Events 201.215.0252

Event Planning

*A Main Event Caterers 703.820.2028

*Corcoran Caterers 301.588.9200

*Elegance & Simplicity 800.768.8814

*Elizabeth Duncan Events 202.243.9985


*Elegance & Simplicity 800.768.8814 or 301.656.5560


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*Entertainment Exchange 301.986.4640

*Sugar Plum Tent Company 301.869.2054

Liquor & Beverage

*Spilled Milk Catering 202.525.6455


*Love Life Images 410 491 5433

Rental Equipment

*Sugar Plum Tent Company 301.869.2054


*Occasions Caterers 202.546.7400

Transportation, Valet & Parking Services

*MJ Valet 202.587.2745

 Wedding Resource

*Little White Book (Please see Dumbarton House featured as one of the top venues in DC on Little White Book, your complete wedding planning resource.)

* These preferred professionals can be found in our events brochure.