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GOOD NEWS ALERT: CAIR’s 25th Anniversary Gala in Washington D.C., is Sold Out, Instructions for Attendees

(WASHINGTON, D.C., 11/8/19) – CAIR’s 25th Anniversary Gala on Saturday, November 9, at the Grand Hyatt (1000 H St., NW) in Washington, D.C., is sold out. No tickets will be sold at the door. 

REMINDER: The gala is being held at a different hotel than in past years.

[IMPORTANT NOTE: Gala ticket-holders are encouraged to arrive by 5:30 p.m. to clear security and check in. Please bring a valid photo ID for registration. Guests will need to pass through security, and anyone who leaves the secured area will need to be re-screened. Pre-registration is required for babysitting. Hotel Address: Grand Hyatt, 1000 H St. NWWashington D.C., 20001]

“We ask anyone who cannot attend the gala to donate so that CAIR has the resources necessary to challenge Islamophobia, to defend civil rights and to promote political engagement by the Muslim community,” said CAIR National Executive Director Nihad Awad.

Awad urged those who wish to support CAIR’s work to donate through its website: 

Important Gala Information: 


No children under 13 are permitted in the hall. Babysitting is required for children ages 3 to 12. Children under 3 cannot be accommodated in the hall or at babysitting. Babysitting is $35 per child.


Early arrival is strongly encouraged. Parking is available in the attached hotel parking garage at the intersection of 10th and H St NW. The night of the event self-parking will be available at the discount rate of $35 per car. Spaces are limited. Parking is first-come-first-served. Additional parking is available at the City Center Garage for $12 per car. The City Center Garage parking lot is located at 870 9th St NW, Washington, DC 20001.

CAIR is America’s largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization. Its mission is to enhance understanding of Islam, protect civil rights, promote justice, and empower American Muslims.

La misión de CAIR es proteger las libertades civiles, mejorar la comprensión del Islam, promover la justicia, y empoderar a los musulmanes en los Estados Unidos.

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CONTACT: CAIR National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper, 202-744-7726,

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