The Washington Capitals turned out for a winter fundraiser at the MGM National Harbor.
THE PARTY Washington Capitals players and VIPs turned out for an elegant evening of fundraising at the MGM National Harbor. Guests enjoyed a VIP reception with posh hors d’oeuvres like truffle deviled eggs and petit beef Wellington, followed by a formal dinner of prime rib, crabcakes and more. In true MGM style, the party continued with casino games, a silent auction and music by DJ Phlipz. The Caps mascot and cheerleaders were there to keep spirits high. THE PEOPLE The party was packed with more than 400 guests and the whole roster of Caps players, including international superstar Alex Ovechkin. Notable alumni included Peter Bondra, Alan May and Rod Langway. BEST IN SHOW All proceeds from the event benefited the Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation, with more than $300,000 raised during the course of the evening. Score! -Lauren Staehle
Photos by Nick Klein