Turkish Republic Day Reception, October 24 (7pm - 10pm)

Please join us in celebration of the 91st Anniversary of the founding of the Republic of Turkey!

October 24, 2014 Friday

7 PM - 10 PM

Catered Cocktail Reception

The Fairfax Hotel at Embassy Row

2100 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20008

Sponsored by: Atatürk Society of America

Tango Dance Performance by Famous Tango Instructor Metin Yazir & Turkoise Band

Black Tie Optional

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Turkish women received the rights to vote and to be elected to office in 1934, earlier than Swiss, Greek, Italian and French women. Turkey is the largest producer of hazelnuts in the world. St. Nicholas known as Santa Claus, was born and lived as bishop of Myra (Kale) in Turkey.