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Sunday Gridiron Reprise with State Society Pre-Show Reception

For 130 years, a great Washington tradition known as the Gridiron Show has skewered Presidents and congressional leaders, political candidates and journalists. The Gridiron Club and Foundation will once again regale official Washington at a white-tie dinner on a Saturday night in March with satire and songs. The next day, March 3, the club puts on another performance – known as the Gridiron Sunday Reprise - for associations, alumni groups, friends and family, that means US!

Members and friends of NJSS have been invited to take part in this reprise on Sunday, March 3, 2019. You can purchase tickets below for $70 each, with no processing charges, but you must purchase on or before Friday, February 15. IF YOU ARE FROM ANOTHER STATE SOCIETY, please email Nancy Fatemi at after your purchase and let her know which state society.

The show will be held in the ballroom of the Washington Renaissance Hotel, 999 Ninth Street NW. A reception, which includes beer, wine, soft drinks and snacks, begins at 2 p.m. and the show starts at 3 p.m. and ends by 5 p.m.We invite Gridiron Club journalists to join us and other state society members at this 2 pm reception for a few remarks and to socialize before the performance. Dress is business casual.

What you will see during the show is Gridiron members -- well-known faces that might include Susan Page of USA Today, John King of CNN, Andrea Mitchell of NBC, Judy Woodruff of PBS and Bret Baier of Fox News -- performing hilarious songs and skits in costume.

Syndicated columnist Mark Shields relays highlights of the speeches and jokes that were delivered by the honored guests the night before. Running the musical performance is the director of the President’s Own, the United States Marine Band, Lt. Col. Jason Fettig, the Club's musical director.

Our tickets are $70 with no processing fee and can be purchased through us immediately, below. Checks made out to the New Jersey State Society are also acceptable and must be received at the following address by Thursday, February 14.

New Jersey State Society
PO 65086
Washington DC 20035

Kindly also email the address below to let us know it is coming.

When you purchase tickets online, you will receive a Paypal acknowledgement as a receipt. Tickets will be waiting for you at the Will Call Table at the event itself, under New Jersey State Society.

We will also email ticket purchasers on Monday, February 25, with additional details, such as where in the hotel's reception hallway the state society members will gather for the 2 pm reception.

QUESTIONS? Contact Nancy Fatemi at or call 202 580 9775. If no answer, call 703 577 0070.

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