The Circus Is Coming To Town!

By Lani Gering The Circus Is Coming To Town! I can’t remember the last time I attended a circus. In fact, I don’t think I have ever been to a “real” circus in my entire life. Maybe I watched Under the Big Top enough times as a kid and over the years that I thought […]

Frangipani and Food!

By Lani Gering Frangipani and Food! The Harbor on the whole is still pretty dormant during the month of February and I was having a bit of trouble deciding what to write about in this month’s column when my friend Rachel Dinbokowitz – who just happens to be the Marketing Manager at the Gaylord – […]

Old Man Winter Has Arrived & MAGFest Is Here!

Old Man Winter Has Arrived & MAGFest Is Here! As I write this the day after Christmas, it is barely 30 degrees outside. A little nippy to take in the last of the holiday hoopla here in the Harbor as far as I’m concerned but looking out my balcony window I see lots of people […]

Christmas On the Potomac 2017- Better than Ever!

By Lani Gering Christmas On the Potomac 2017 – Better than Ever! I am officially in the holiday spirit now! The tree lighting here in the Harbor took place a little bit early for my taste (November 12th) but I have to admit that it did give me a nudge toward getting psyched up for […]

December National Harbor Calendar

Ongoing In the Harbor   Saturdays through December 23rd   1 – 2 pm – Live Holiday Entertainment on the Plaza 1 – 3 pm – Street Performers throughout the Harbor 2 – 4 pm – Santa at the Carousel & Capitol Wheel   Holiday Movies on the Big Screen On the Plaza 2 – […]

Heading into the Holidays!

Heading into the Holidays! By Lani Gering Well……I re-read my November columns from the last few years and it seems that there is a common theme. Every year I try to do my best to avoid starting up with the Holiday Hype – with the exception of Veteran’s Day and Thanksgiving – but this year […]

National Harbor October Calendar

National Harbor Calendar 10-17   The Plaza is a Busy Place!   FREE FITNESS CLASSES   On the Plaza Through October   Participate in a free fitness classes on the Plaza brought to you by No Excuse Workout. All classes run from 7-8 pm except Saturday morning yoga that runs from 10-11 am.   Mondays […]

National Harbor

By Lani Gering   Man…Oh…Man…..looks like it’s going to be a quiet month around here until the Halloween celebration on the 29th! In fact, I’m not sure I have enough material to work with to fill a whole column. I guess what is really happening is that everyone is taking a deep breath and preparing […]

What’s The Buzz?

What’s The Buzz? This August, Gaylord National acquired four Langstroth beehives to harvest its own honey on the resort’s rooftop. The hives will house 10,000 to 12,000 bees per hive when fully active with hopes of producing 120 pounds of honey by the 2018 spring harvest to infuse into various food and beverage offerings. The […]

Summertime is Winding Down….

By Lani Gering Summertime is Winding Down… The month of September hosts the final days of summer and the beginning of fall. Here in the Harbor that means that some of the events that make this a fun place to live and visit cease only to make way for upcoming holiday happenings. The Thursday “Date […]