This event is the only black-tie event for Washington, DC's movers and shakers where they can bring their canine companions as their dates. The Bark Ball draws many of the area's most illustrious residents and their four-legged friends, all in honor of the programs and services of the Washington Humane Society. The guest list always includes leading figures from the political, media, entertainment, sports, and business worlds. Enjoy a VIP reception, followed by an extensive silent and live auction, dinner, dancing, and more. Check out support.washhumane.org for more information about this event.