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Summer Guide 2014

165 Waterfront St., National Harbor, MD 20745 1 (877) NATLHBR | JUST 15 MINUTES FROM THE HEART OF THE NATION’S CAPITAL

Welcome Letter

Welcome to National Harbor! The May debut of the spectacular Capital Wheel – our newest icon, offering incomparable views from 180 feet above the Potomac River – and an expanded roster of world-class outdoor activities, many FREE of charge, promise you, your friends and family an incomparable all-American waterfront resort experience this summer. Shopaholics, fashionistas, music and movie fans, fitness buffs, boaters, foodies and beer and wine lovers will all want to spend some time with us on a sunny summer day, a tranquil evening or an extended stay. National Harbor’s 40+ boutiques provide retail options for every kind of shopper. And when you need even more “retail therapy,” nearby Tanger Outlets offers more than 85 desirable brands at 20-40% off regular retail prices. When the sun goes down, one of our evening hot spots with their range of cuisine and atmosphere is sure to suit your taste. For an extended stay, National Harbor has six onsite hotels – Westin, Marriott, Hampton, Wyndham, Gaylord and Aloft – all within easy walking distance of our signature waterfront wonders. I extend a warm welcome and wish you a most enjoyable visit to National Harbor! Kent Digby Senior Vice President National Harbor

Waterfront With 350 breathtaking waterfront acres, National Harbor offers not only an unparalleled view of the scenic Potomac but also a first-class marina and the Potomac’s premier yachting destination. Take the 20-minute trip via water taxi from Alexandria, VA, or the National Mall, add your boat to the National Harbor fleet, charter a gorgeous yacht complete with crew and other high-end amenities, walk the Woodrow Wilson Bridge Trail or get a workout on a kayak or pedal boat!


Dock your boat and discover National Harbor! Enjoy our state-ofthe-art floating docks, attentive service and access to unequaled waterfront amenities.

Sightseeing Cruises:

Sightseeing cruises by the Potomac Riverboat Company are an exhilarating way to experience the majestic monuments, architectural landmarks and historical structures of the nation’s capital.

Woodrow Wilson Bridge Trail:

If you’re feeling more energetic – or craving a slower-paced, closerto-nature experience – walk or cycle here from Alexandria via this trail featuring a landscaped park. 6

Marina Rental Dock:

Rent a pedal boat, kayak or one of our new pontoon kayaks provided by Boating in DC. We promise great exercise and tons of fun!

Bass Fishing:

The National Bass Guide Service will customize an exciting outing for your party – for a full day or just a few hours.


Enjoy the affordable access to luxury sailing yachts and power cruisers at National Harbor Marina. Whether you have experience on the water or it is something you’ve always dreamed of doing, SailTime is the program for you.

Carefree Boat Club:

A great way to enjoy boating without the hassle of owning a boat!


Entertainment Cruises provides luxurious private vessels with crews, catering, music and other entertainment for your casual or elaborate gathering, intimate party, wedding, corporate or association event.

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2014 Event Spotlight

There’s no better way to enjoy all that National Harbor waterfront has to offer than with our lineup of signature summer events! From the Grand Opening of The Capital Wheel to the 3rd Annual Dragon Boat Regatta, these are some of our largest and most popular events for everyone to experience. Visit for a full list of events. Memorial Day Weekend – The Capital Wheel National Harbor joins a growing list of sites around the globe with its newest world-class icon, The Capital Wheel, a 176-foot observation wheel soaring above the Potomac River to offer spectacular views of the entire region. Creative concessions by Wolfgang Puck available on the pier. Open year-round. July 31 – September 21 – Cirque du Soleil’s Amaluna Directed by Diane Daulus, a renowned director from New York. Amaluna will be presented under the blue and yellow Big Top at the Plateau at Downtown National Harbor until September 21. Tickets can be purchased online at August 23 – Third Annual Dragon Boat Regatta This celebration of Asian culture and history hosts more than 25 teams from the D.C. Dragon Boat Club. Spectators can watch from the waterfront plaza and piers, starting at 8:30 a.m. All events subject to change.


Movies on the Potomac

Event Details

Nothing says summer like an evening under the stars—and there’s no better way to enjoy the season than Movies on the Potomac at National Harbor. The 2014 season runs on Sundays from May 25 through September 28. So pack your picnic and chairs, and meet us at the Plaza’s big screen for a FREE evening of ocean breezes and all-ages fun! Bring your lawn chairs, but please leave those coolers filled with alcohol or food at home. Animated Academy Awards 5/25 Up 6/1 Finding Nemo 6/8 The Incredibles Family Knows Best 6/15 Father of the Bride 6/22 The Parent Trap 6/29 The Princess Diaries 7/6 Freaky Friday Marvelous Musicals 7/13 The Wizard of Oz 7/20 Willy Wonka 7/27 Annie (1982) 8/3 Singin’ in the Rain 007 James Bond 8/10 Goldfinger 8/17 From Russia with Love 8/24 Dr. No 8/30 You Only Live Twice Neverland 9/7 Finding Neverland 9/14 Peter Pan (1953) 9/21 Peter Pan (2003) 9/28 Hook


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Friday Night Live

Event Spotlight

Looking for a fresh new way to step out on Friday nights? Find your groove at Friday Night Live, National Harbor’s FREE summer music series. All performances on the Plaza stage from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. 5/23 5/30 6/6 6/13 6/20 6/27 7/11 7/18 7/25 8/1 8/8 8/15 8/22 8/29 9/5 9/12 9/19 9/26

Sara Gray Eric Scott The Sam Grow Band Richie Fields Leather and Lace Victims of Experience Secret Society The Waiting The Reagan Years Southern Maryland Concert Band The Apple Core Ten Feet Tall The English Channel The Randy Thompson Band Vote for your favorite band on Facebook Air Force Band Max Impact Vote for your favorite band on Facebook Vote for your favorite band on Facebook

Military Concert Series World-class performances by bands from the nation’s Armed Forces at National Harbor will stir the hearts and souls of civilians and military personnel alike, while their tuneful stylings in a variety of genres please music lovers of all ages and musical tastes. Don’t miss these FREE shows on the Plaza Stage from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Saturdays in May, June and July. 5/24 5/31 6/7 6/14 6/21 6/28 7/5 7/12

Air Force Band Max Impact Navy Band Cruisers Army Blues Air Force Band Max Impact Navy Band Commodores Army Band Downrange Marine Band Free Country Navy Band Country Current

Star Spangled Banner Bicentennial

Get out your red, white and blue for a second time this summer as National Harbor commemorates our national anthem’s 200th anniversary! A concert series the weekend of September 12-14, 2014, will honor the bicentennial of the poem famously penned at Baltimore’s Ft. McHenry by Francis Scott Key on September 14, 1814. 9/12 9/13 9/13 9/14 9/14

Max Impact at 7 p.m. Celtic Aire at noon, 1 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. Airmen of Note at 7 p.m. Airmen of Note at noon, 1 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. USAF Concert Band and Singing Sergeants at 5 p.m. 17

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Little Tots at The Carousel

Event Spotlight

Grab the little ones for FREE family entertainment at National Harbor’s monthly Little Tots programs, designed especially for children ages 2 to 5. This family-friendly fun takes place the fourth Wednesday of the month, May through August, starting at 10:30 a.m. And for a really special treat, don’t miss the Special Little Tots Edition of National Carousel Day on Friday, July 25. 5/28 6/25 7/30 8/27

Waterfront Fitness Join us on the plaza every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from May 27 to September 25 for a FREE fitness program brought to you by Willpower Functional Fitness that will challenge and support you to improve in every area of your life! Each session runs from 7-8 p.m. Tues Wed Thurs


Mad Science Reptiles Alive! Peter McCory – The One-Man Band Blue Sky Puppets

Yoga Zumba Kickboxing

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The perfect spot for retail and restaurant therapy, downtown National Harbor is home to more than 40 shops and boutiques as well as nationally recognized dining destinations. Find memorable souvenirs at AMERICA! and on-trend boutique buys at South Moon Under, then refuel at a plethora of culinary concepts. Whether a bowl of house-made guacamole at Rosa Mexicana, a casual pizza at Fiorella Trattoria & Pizzeria, surf and turf at Bond 45, or sushi at Grace’s Mandarin, there is something for every palate. This summer you’ll find even more options and services with the debut of eight new establishments, ranging from an esteemed local surgeon’s first urgent care center to a brand-new waterfront dining concept. Be sure to take the time to discover our new shops. Pick up colorchanging apparel and accessories at Del Sol/Cariloha, liven up your taste buds at the Pepper Palace, or grab a gluten-free meal at Redstone American Grill. Additional new shops joining National Harbor include Tervis, The Walrus Oyster & Ale House, and Chocolate Bar. We’re also pleased to unveil new improved retailers VIP Outdoor, Coco Blanca and Potomac Gourmet.

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Connect With Us


These days it’s all about being connected by social media – and National Harbor wants to meet you where you are. So be sure to add us to your social networks – like us on Facebook, send us a Tweet @NationalHarbor and share your photos on instagram. Check out our Selfie Stations and don’t forget to tag us @NationalHarbor. We want to know what’s on your mind and what you think about all that National Harbor has to offer.

Make new memories at The Carousel at National Harbor! S UMMER HOU R S :

May 23 - Sept. 1 Sunday - Thursday, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday & Saturday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Hours and prices subject to change

TICK ETS: $5 per person

All prices plus tax


Celebrate Summer with a Getaway

and a $100 Resort Credit!

It’s your time to celebrate at Gaylord National Resort – whether a milestone celebration or the day you ran a mile, we’ll help make it extra special by offering you a $100 resort credit to use during your stay. From an action-packed sports bar to an award-winning steakhouse and luxurious spa, you’ll find it all under our spectacular 19-story glass atrium with sweeping views of the Potomac River and National Harbor. Enjoy easy access to The Capital Wheel, Tanger Outlets – with over 85 designer stores, and all of the fun and entertainment National Harbor has to offer.

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The Capital Wheel – A New World-Class Attraction! SU MM ER HOU R S : May - August 2014 Daily: 10 a.m. - 11 p.m.


Adult: $15 Children (ages 3 - 11): $11.25 Children 2 and under are FREE

National Harbor One (VIP Gondola): $50 Military and senior discounts available



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National Harbor Summer Guide 2014  

Make the most of Summer 2014 at National Harbor with our handy planning guide. Inside you will find event schedules, itinerary ideas and spe...

National Harbor Summer Guide 2014  

Make the most of Summer 2014 at National Harbor with our handy planning guide. Inside you will find event schedules, itinerary ideas and spe...