Columbia B-School Alumni of MetroDC: Spring Into Summer Solstice Eve
Thursday, June 20, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)
Continuing his traditions of Greek Hospitality, Nick Panos (EMBA'08) invites us all down to his townhouse with panoramic views of the city skyline.
You won't want to miss this event. Spouses & Partners encouraged.
Of course tickets are RSVP/revenue - you need not produce them for admission.
DIRECTIONS TO COLUMBIA BUSINESS SCHOOL “SPRING INTO SUMMER” EVENT
828 Slaters Lane, Alexandria, VA 22314
From Washington, D.C. 14th Street Bridge:
Take exit 10B toward Reagan National Airport and get on the GW Parkway.
Drive past both Reagan Airport exits and get in the right hand lane.
Take the next exit that is flagged by a brown sign that reads, “Abingdon Drive, Slaters Lane,
Bashford Lane” and drive parallel to the GW Parkway on exit road until traffic light.
Take right at traffic light on to Slaters Lane so Sam’s Cleaners will be on your left.
Drive about 200 yards and 828 will be on your left. Find parking as mentioned below.
From Arlington, VA by way of Jefferson Davis Highway/Route 1:
Follow Jefferson Davis Highway past Potomac Yards Shopping Plaza toward Alexandria.
Once you pass Afghan Restaurant on your right, get into the left lane and prepare to drive on
newly opened bridge into Alexandria. While on bridge, get into exit lane on the left hand
side abutting the center median strip. The road will slope downward after the midway point
and you should definitely be on the left as the exit is effectively on the bridge. At traffic
light on bridge, take left onto Slaters Lane. Find parking as mentioned below.
From Maryland via the Capital Beltway:
Shortly after the Woodrow Wilson Bridge, take exit 177B-A toward Alexandria.
Merge on to South Patrick Street / US – 1 and make a right on to Slaters Lane before shortly
after you pass McDonald’s on your left and just before the road converts to a newly opened
bridge at traffic light. Find parking as mentioned below.
From Metro Rail:
Take Yellow or Blue Line to Braddock Road. Take cab from there for about $5.50 and explain
the destination is directly across the street from the popular restaurant on Slaters Lane
named Rustico. Alternatively, take the Alexandria Transit #4 Bus for $1.50 in the direction
that will read “Old Town” to the first available stop on Slaters Lane directly across from
Buzz Cafe and Bakery. 828 is diagonally across from Buzz and directly across from Rustico.
The AT # 4 bus leaves Braddock from the first shelter to the right as you exit the Metro
Station at the following times: 6:02; 6:24; 6:44; 7:02; 7:22 and 7:44. Alternatively, you could
walk to Slaters Lane which will take under 15 minutes and is less than one mile away.
8 guest parking spaces exist behind 828 Slaters Lane and all are accessible via a back
alleyway connected to Portner Road or through the ABC Press parking lot abutting Slaters
Lane. Street parking exists on Portner Road adjacent to 828 Slaters Lane or on Potomac
Greens Drive opposite Portner Road. You may also patronize the local stores and park in
their lots. Finally, underground parking in a garage may be granted if needed.
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