WASHINGTON – The 2018 White House Correspondents' Dinner is set for April 28 in Washington D.C. Here's everything you need to know.
The annual dinner is traditionally attended by the President and First Lady as well as many other senior government officials and members of the press corps. President Trump will not attend the dinner.
Proceeds from the dinner support the association's year-round work as well as scholarships for aspiring journalists and awards recognizing excellence in the profession.
Who's the host?
Comedian Michelle Wolf will be the entertainer at the WHCA's annual dinner on Saturday, April 28, 2018. Wolf is the host of a newly announced show on Netflix, which comes on the heels of her highly reviewed HBO special. She is also known for her acclaimed work as a contributor on Comedy Central's Daily Show With Trevor Noah.
What time does it start?
C-Span will be streaming at 9:30 p.m. EST.