SATURDAY, MAY 13
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

EU OPEN HOUSE DAY
at the
Austrian Embassy


ALL DAY

Red Bull DJ & Wing Team with drinks
by Red Bull

Bratwurst and Eggenberg Pils available
by At Kaiser's

Famous apple strudel and other delicacies available
by Little Austria

Two New Volkswagen models on display - come check out the new E-Golf and the Atlas and learn about their Austrian inner workings
by Volkswagen

Virtual Reality flights across Austria
by Austrian Airlines

Austrian Coffee
by Julius Meinl


PROGRAM

10:00 am
Doors open

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10:10 am
The Blue Danube Reloaded
In 2017 the world-famous Blue Danube Waltz composed by Johann Strauss II celebrates its 150th anniversary. The Austrian Cultural Forum Washington took the occasion to bring the classic waltz into the age of multimedia and film.
(short films, 15 min)

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10:30 am
Journey Through Austria

Join a multi-media presentation by Marsa Kindl-Omuse ( Austrian National Tourist Office New York) on traveling in Austria and explore an insightful itinerary through the most magnificent regions and cities.
(talk, 35 min)

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11:15 am
Wine Seminar I

“A journey through Austria's Wine country" with Klaus Wittauer, KWselection.com

"Passport to Austrian wines"
Reservation is required.
(wine seminar, 45 min)

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12:15 pm
The Blue Danube Reloaded

In 2017 the world-famous Blue Danube Waltz composed by Johann Strauss II celebrates its 150th anniversary. The Austrian Cultural Forum Washington took the occasion to bring the classic waltz into the age of multimedia and film.
(short films, 15 min)

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12:45 pm
Wine Seminar II

“A journey through Austria's Wine country" with Klaus Wittauer, KWselection.com

"Passport to Austrian wines"
Reservation is required.
(wine seminar, 45 min)

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1:45 pm
Journey Through Austria

Join a multi-media presentation by Marsa Kindl-Omuse (Austrian National Tourist Office New York) on traveling in Austria and explore an insightful itinerary through the most magnificent regions and cities.

(talk, 35 min)

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2:30 pm
Wine Seminar III

“A journey through Austria's Wine country" with Klaus Wittauer, KWselection.com

"Passport to Austrian wines"
Reservation is required.
(wine seminar, 45 min)

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3:30 am
The Blue Danube Reloaded

In 2017 the world-famous Blue Danube Waltz composed by Johann Strauss II celebrates its 150th anniversary. The Austrian Cultural Forum Washington took the occasion to bring the classic waltz into the age of multimedia and film.
(short films, 15 min)


 

BUS ROUTE

You can experience Austria with public transportation. There will be a shuttle bus departing from Van Ness/UDC metro station (or a ten minute walk)

For the entire shuttle bus system, check out the EU Delegation's brochure.


#EUOPENHOUSE
Photo Competition

Enjoy taking photos? Want to win awesome prizes?

Post a picture on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram with the hashtag #EUOpenHouse and you’ll be entered to win a surprise grab bag of prizes from our 28 EU Member State embassies!

 

We’ll select winners in these 5 categories:

Most EU Pride
Most Diverse
Most Creative
Funniest
Best pic of a Traditional Costume

Winners will be announced on social media
Follow us @EUintheUS to find out!


Acknowledgements 

The Embassy would like to thank our partners for their support: