National Arboretum

National Arboretum Host Scripps Spelling Bee Welcome BEEQQ

National Arboretum: Perfect Location for Corporate Events and Picnics. The US National Arboretum was thrilled to host The Scripps National Spelling Bee Kick-off Family BBQ  over Memorial Day weekend with a custom-designed Great Arboretum Adventure throughout the its grounds; the perfect DC outdoor venue. All 1500 Spelling Bee contestants and their families experienced all the beauty,

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Five Picture Perfect Locations for National Arboretum Weddings

As the National Arboretum’s Event Directors,  I know MTG’s opinion may be subjective, but I think there is no better outdoor location for wedding pictures in DC than the National Arboretum. Couples get not just the history and grandeur of DC with the iconic Capitol Columns (the money shot!), but also gorgeous nature shoots that

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All the Feels: A Feature in Washingtonian Bride and Groom

MTG was featured in the Fresh New Space section of this summer’s Washington Bride and Groom. The Congressional Club was highlighted for its location, stunning ballroom and First Ladies Museum. The Arboretum of course was called out as the perfect DC outdoor nuptial location! Washingtonian Bride & Groom Magazine Credit: Congressional Club Image by Kir

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Where Science Meets Beauty- The US National Arboretum

MTG has partnered with US National Arboretum to manage the iconic DC location’s event space and logistics.  MTG is excited to handle all private event rentals at the Arboretum for the first time ever! Located in Northeast Washington at Bladensburg Road and New York Avenue, the Arboretum is a 446-acre US Department of Agriculture research facility. This living

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Columns and Cocktails at the National Arboretum

McNeese Thomas Group was honored to be the first event company permitted to produce a private dinner at the National Arboretum in Washington, DC.  On a spectacular spring evening, we took advantage of the Arboretum’s awe-inspiring beauty to create a dinner that our guests will long remember.  Working in concert with the fantastic caterers at Occasions, we planned

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