Celebrities At 2012 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner, Parties (PHOTOS)

04/28/2012 10:13 pm ET | Updated Apr 29, 2012

For one weekend every year, Washington, D.C., becomes almost as star-studded as Hollywood. This year was no exception as celebrities flocked to the nation's capital for the 2012 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner.

Stars, including Kim Kardashian, Lindsay Lohan, George Clooney, Kate Hudson, Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara, rubbed elbows with politicians and journalists as they hit the town for the big show with President Obama.

But Saturday night's dinner wasn't the only shindig in D.C. this weekend. From Friday's pre-parties to all of the hot-ticket after-parties, it was hard to miss the excitement surrounding the slew of stars in town for Washington's "Nerd Prom."

Check out photos of celebrities at the various events surround the 2012 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner below:

Celebrities At 2012 WHCAD Festivities

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