Kerry Washington, Julie Andrews, Aretha Franklin and More At The Kennedy Center Honors Dinner.

The Kennedy Center Honors dinner held over the weekend on Saturday and saw the attendance of many legendary celebrities. The award is known to honor those in performing arts for their outstanding contribution to American culture.

Celebrities present at the dinner includes; Sound of Music actress, Julie Andrews 80, Grammy award winning artist, Aretha Franklin 73, Star Wars creator, George Lucas 71, Kerry Washington 38, Miranda Lambert, Clive Davis and more.

Miranda Lambert 

See all the photos here

Such a lady: Scandal star Kerry Washington, 38, also attended the event, which honours those in the performing arts for their contributions to American culture
Kerry Washington 

Deserving guest: The Sound of Music's legendary actress Julie Andrews, 80, also attended, along with technology entrepreneur David Bohnett
Julie Andrews and technology entrepreneur David Bohnett

Fine arts' best: Grammy award-winning artist Aretha Franklin, 73, and music mogul Clive Davis, 83, also made an appearance
Aretha Franklin and Clive Davis

Date night: Billionaire Star Wars creator George Lucas, 71, also attended with wife, Dreamworks chairman Mellody Hobson, 46.
Star Wars creator George Lucas 71 and his wife Dreamworks chairman Melody Hobson 46

Lady in wine: Former View co-host Rosie Perez stepped out in a wine coloured one-sleeved gown, hair parted to the side
Former View co-host, Rosie Perez

Her night: Singer/songwriter Carole King was also present, as she was one of the night's special honorees for her contribution to American music culture
Singer Carole King was an honoured at the event

Photo credits: Getty Images, Reuters, AP