Events by AW

Original Events

Founded in 2015, Events by AW (formerly dba Art of the Journey) hosts one-of-a-kind events that aim to connect, entertain, and inspire women in Washington, DC area. From carefully curated roundtable discussions, chic happy hours with acclaimed special guests, exclusive dining experiences, book clubs, the annual Summer Soiree, community service and more, these original events are designed to foster curiosity and new friendships for the guests. Many events are limited to a maximum number of attendees to keep the conversations and experience intimate. See upcoming events on the calendar.

We frequently collaborate with restaurants, brands/companies, or influencers on these events! Don’t hesitate to send a message if you’re interested in collaborating - we’d love to.

Events by AW with client, Capitally Magazine.

Events by AW with client, Capitally Magazine.

Eco-Dinner at Chaia: Mimi Miller Womenswear x Events by AW

Eco-Dinner at Chaia: Mimi Miller Womenswear x Events by AW

Client Events

Events by AW also provides event consulting for brands and businesses to create experiences that are memorable, well-organized, and beautiful. When it comes to curating the perfect gathering, an inviting atmosphere and a delicate balance of excitement and nostalgia have the power to leave a lasting impression on your guests.

From a dinner party, business anniversary celebration, VIP brunch, festive holiday extravaganza, to personal brand launch (great for bloggers and social media entrepreneurs), these types of branded social events make a huge positive impact when done right. Can’t wait to hear from you!


What does event consulting mean?

Events by AW provides guidance, suggestions, resources, and “how-to’s” for building an event that speaks to your target audience. Whether you have zero ideas or already have a developed concept that needs elevating, together we will determine how the event plays into your business goals.

We can assist with: venue determination, logistics management, staging & decor, food & drink coordination, budget management, invitations & RSVP tracking, site visits & walk-through, event setup & breakdown.

Consulting rates begin at $75/hr.

Your brand or business could use Events by AW if:

You don’t have time to put toward events.

You don’t have dedicated in-house event staff/employees to focus on events.

Your dedicated in-house event staff/employees could use supplemental assistance.

You don’t have familiarity or relationships with DC resources, such as restaurants, photographers, florists, caterers, and more.

You have basic event ideas, but need a fresh viewpoint to elevate them.

Ready to work with Events By AW?