This year, the National Geographic Explorers Festival will bring together some of the world’s most fascinating and groundbreaking scientists, conservationists, explorers, and storytellers to share their latest ideas and discoveries. The flagship of the Festival will be a special VIP Saturday with a series of events enabling you to connect with—and be inspired by—these amazing innovators and change makers.
On Saturday evening, June 17, a Celebration of Exploration will begin with a reception featuring an array of cuisines from some of D.C.’s most celebrated chefs and cultural performances from around the world. We will then continue in Lisner Auditorium with a program honoring explorers, scientists and storytellers who are leading the crusade to preserve the planet for future generations. We are thrilled to announce we have Neil deGrasse Tyson, James Cameron, India.Arie, Sam Harris from X Ambassadors, Jason Silva and others participate for what is sure to be an inspiration-filled evening.
Event Information: Celebration of Exploration
What: Culinary Expedition and National Geographic Awards.
Where: George Washington University Courtyard & Lisner Auditorium, 730 21st St NW, Washington, DC 20052
When: Saturday, June 17 starting at 5:30 PM
Use the code COE100 for $100 tickets