"The 45 th Monte Carlo: A Roaring 20's Cabaret" is the signature, biennial fundraising gala hosted by the award winning Arlington (VA) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated. This legendary black tie affair is just a few days away and brings together our friends and long time supporters in the DMV metro area that put the "fun" in fundraising!

We are monitoring the situation with the Coronavirus COVID-19, and the health and safety of our members, guests, and artists is of the utmost importance. As of March 11, 2020, the Monte Carlo will take place as planned on Saturday, March 14, 2020. We will update the Arlington (VA) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated Website if our plans change.

There will be hand sanitizing stations located throughout the event along with designated volunteers to direct you accordingly. We encourage you to follow recommended guidelines regarding handshakes, hugging and/or other personal contact – consider engaging in The Links, Incorporated true spirit of friendship by greeting guests and friends with warm hellos and endearing smiles.
Please use your best judgment regarding participating in this year’s Monte Carlo event. If you are not feeling well or have health concerns, please do not attend. We look forward to seeing you, but respect your decision based on your individual assessment.

For your convenience, please find Crystal Gateway Marriott's COVID-19 Message regarding Monte Carlo 2020.

Thank you for your continued support!
The event is being held at the Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel , 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Virginia. The hotel lobby entrance and self parking are located on South Eads Street.

The reception will begin at 7:00 p.m. with a cash bar, and ballroom doors open at 7:30 p.m. Please see the Table Boards at the entrances for your seat assignment and table location. 
The Clarence Knight Orchestra will perform original arrangements, as well as reinterpretations of Harlem Renaissance classics and 1920"s favorites.

After dinner, guests are invited to join DJ Scientific in the Links Cotton Club. Dance the night away to classic beats, the latest R&B and Hip Hop. Make sure you’re in the mix for the outfit contest.
Play the night away and try your luck at the Links Casino. There is something for everyone including:

Bid Whist
Slot Machines
Parking is limited, so we encourage guests to utilize Uber and Lyft.

Hotel Parking Cost:
- Valet: Event - $28 / Overnight -$40
- Self Parking: $17
- Free self-parking is available at the Crystal City Shops Parking lot 

Additional Parking &Shuttle Service
1201 S. Hayes Street, Arlington, VA
-Shuttle runs from 6:30pm - 12:30am
Parking at the Pentagon City Costco Cost:
The cost will be $2.00 per hour with a maximum charge of $20.00.
- Credit cards are REQUIRED for parking payments.
- Enter the parking lot on Fern Street and exit on 15th Street ONLY.
- A Costco Attendant will be available to assist with exiting the lot until 12:30 am.
- Vehicles left in the parking lot past 2:00 a.m. will be SUBJECT TO TOWING.
- Shuttle service will pick up at 14th & South Fern and drop off at the Crystal Gateway Marriott making continuous loops from 6:30 pm until 12:30 am.
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