Peeps Day!

Peeps Day! April 8th   Diorama Contest Kicking Off Festivities at Second Annual Peeps Day   Washington City Paper and National Harbor are holding their own Peeps Diorama Contest. The finalists from the diorama contest, made popular for years by The Washington Post, will be featured in Washington City Paper and be on display at […]

The MGM Casino and Resort – It’s Grand!

By Lani Gering The MGM Casino and Resort – It’s Grand! The much anticipated opening of the latest addition to the National Harbor side of the Potomac River has come and gone! Traffic wasn’t half of the nightmare that was predicted – not to say that it didn’t impact late night commuters on opening night […]

ICE, ICE Baby!

ICE, ICE Baby!   It is officially the holiday season and we are celebrating big time in the Harbor. My very favorite event is here – ICE! If you have been following this column for the last several years you know that this is probably one of the Delmarva (DE, MD, VA) regions most unique […]

Let Us Give Thanks!

By Lani Gering Let Us Give Thanks! Every November I find it harder and harder to stick to a theme for this column that doesn’t involve talking about the Christmas holidays. Every year it seems like the holiday “stuff” is on display in stores even before Halloween is over – as is the case while […]

National Harbor November Events

National Harbor November Events   Saturdays & Sundays through November 13th   Farmers Market American Way 10am – 5 pm   Miller Farms Farmer’s Market returns to National Harbor with their wide array of fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, beautiful flowers and plants including fall mums, and much more holiday fare.   Saturdays through […]

Rosie the Riveter Is In the Harbor!

By Lani Gering   Rosie the Riveter Is In the Harbor! Rosie the Riveter – by artist Ivan Schwartz – is the latest addition to the sculptures that are popping up all up and down American Way here in the Harbor. She joins J. Seward Johnson’s “Forever Marilyn” sculpture of Marilyn Monroe and other notables […]

National Harbor October Events

National Harbor October Events   Saturdays & Sundays Through October   Farmers Market American Way 10am – 5 pm Miller Farms Farmer’s Market returns to National Harbor with their wide array of fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, beautiful flowers and plants, and much more.     Movies On the Potomac On the Plaza FREE! […]

Waterfront Dining at Dusk

By Lani Gering Waterfront Dining at Dusk While doing one of my “walk-abouts” here at the Harbor last week I really took note of what a beautiful waterfront we have now. With the addition of the Capital Wheel and its nightly light show and the back drop of the Wilson Bridge and the Masonic Temple […]

National Harbor September Events

National Harbor September Events   Saturdays & Sundays Through October   Farmers Market American Way 10am – 5 pm Miller Farms Farmer’s Market returns to National Harbor with their wide array of fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, beautiful flowers and plants, and much more.   Tuesdays thru September   Turbo Kick/Cardio Kickboxing On the […]

National Harbor

By Lani Gering I can’t believe it is now 6 years that I have lived here in National Harbor. The landscape has really changed in this relatively short time and there have been many wild and crazy events in those years as well but August is always a quiet month. Maybe because of the heat. […]