Frequently Asked Questions Regarding the Media Research Center
Annual Gala featuring the DisHonors and Conservative of the Year
Q. What is the Media Research Center's Annual Gala featuring the
A. For the past 6 years the Media Research Center has roasted
liberal and inaccurate reporting by the news media and Hollywood
celebrities at a dinner held in Washington, DC.
Joe Scarborough called
the MRC's Annual Gala "the must attend event in Washington."
It is the liveliest and most enjoyable conservative event around.
A who's who of conservative luminaries can be seen on stage and in
Like other awards
shows, categories are presented with several nominees, but the
difference is conservative personalities present the awards and
accept the awards for the liberal winners. Past presenters
include: Sean Hannity, Ann Coulter, Laura Ingraham, Michelle Malkin,
Jonah Goldberg, and Neil Boortz, to name a few. A short list
of past accepters includes: US Supreme Court Justice Clarence
Thomas, Ambassador Jeanne Kirkpatrick, Sen. Zell Miller, Judge
Robert Bork, Rich Lowery, Lucianne Goldberg, and William F. Buckley.
Then we throw in some
surprises such as Rush Limbaugh and the Charlie Daniels Band that
have appeared in the past and you have what has become an event you
don't want to miss.
Q. What is the Dress Code for this event?
A. Business attire
Q. Is there parking available?
A. There is limited parking at the Grand Hyatt Washington. Please
take metro to
Metro Center for access to the Grand Hyatt, pay for garage parking
or take a taxi.
Q. What portions of the event am I allowed to attend?
A. Anyone who pays to attend the event is invited to the general
Q. May I choose where I sit?
A. Seating at the dinner is assigned. Guests will receive
their seating assignment upon check-in at the registration table the
night of the event.
Q. Will tickets be issued for this event?
A. No, tickets will not be issued for admittance to the
event. All attendees will be required to check-in at the
registration table the night of the event, where seating assignments
will be handed out.
**Preferred seating is given to Media Research Center Donors and guests.
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contact Melinda Brown at
or call 703-683-9733.
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