About John Carroll Weekend Seattle

In April 2018, Georgetown will welcome alumni, family, and friends to John Carroll Weekend Seattle, four days of social, cultural, and intellectual programming options in the heart of the Pacific Northwest.

A trademark celebration of the Georgetown University Alumni Association, this annual gathering features an extended weekend packed full of specially curated events and excursions. April 2018 will focus on Seattle as an important center for technology, business, cuisine, and art set in an area of breathtaking natural splendor.

Since 1952, John Carroll Weekend has offered alumni, parents, and friends a chance to celebrate the best of Georgetown in a different city each year. Participants experience an insider's look at the host city while engaging with one another as well as Georgetown's renowned faculty and university leaders.


Relive the best moments from JCW Austin and JCW Rome with the highlight videos below. Get acquainted with 2018's exciting host city, Seattle.

Highlights: John Carroll Weekend Austin 2017

Seattle Sneak Peek

36 Hours in Seattle | The New York Times
6:38 min
Top Five In Seattle, Washington
3:04 min
Culture Trippers Seattle: Food From the Streets
6:32 min
Bizarre Foods Delicious Destinations - Seattle
20:36 min

Past Events

Highlights: John Carroll Weekend 2016 Rome
1:55 min
Georgetown University John Carroll Awards 2016
7:05 min
Highlights: John Carroll Weekend 2015
1:34 min
Highlights from John Carroll Weekend 2014 Miami
1:42 min