November 19th, 2010
He may be the outgoing leader of Washington, D.C. but he is still mayor. Last night, Mayor Adrian Fenty
joined Eden Lounge
co-owners Charles Zhou, Kunal Shah
and Vinoda Basnayake
for a special launch event to celebrate the winter opening of the I Street hotspot's rooftop.
recently installed Solaira heat lamps allowing D.C.'s socialites, politicos and VIPs to party comfortably.
[caption id="attachment_33230" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Credit: Karllito Antonio"]
Along with Mayor Fenty, other notables supported the launch including NBC 4 anchor Craig Melvin
, Washington Examiner
's Katy Adams
, author Helena Andrews
and media personality Kate Michael.
Washingtonians sipped signature winter-inspired cocktails and sampled hors d'oeuvres from the new Asian-fusion happy hour menu. Eden
's private cigar aficionado Michael Palma
was also on hand with the signature Eden-brand cigars.