04/29/2012 12:18 pm ET Updated Jun 29, 2012

White House Correspondents Dinner: Journalists Party With Celebs All Over DC (PHOTOS)

"Nerd prom." The "Oscars of Washington." Whatever you want to call it, the White House Correspondents Dinner is one of DC's glitziest nights , when a dash of celebrity and glamor descends on the capital. As usual, journalists and media outlets made the most of the occasion . MSNBC, Vanity Fair, and Time were among the organizations to hold swanky 'dos.

Below, see some of the pictures from the celebrations.

White House Correspondents' Dinner Party 2012