Bring on Spring!

Good Lord – the February weather is about to send me over the edge! Hopefully by the time daylight savings kicks back in on the 8th we will be able to enjoy some decent weather instead of trapesing over packed snow and ice for an extra hour!I know that March is supposed to “come in […]

Love Is In the Air!

Well, winter is well underway and we have managed to dodge the major snow storm that hit our neighbors to the north. Here is hoping we dodge the next one on the horizon. I wonder if the winter weather had any bearing on proclaiming Valentine’s Day to be on the 14th back in the day! […]

Merry Christmas from the Harbor!

Seems like just yesterday that I was racking my brain about what I was going to include in the July Harbor column and now I sit here pulling out all of the holiday stuff! Those of you who have been reading this column on a regular basis know that I regained my Christmas spirit a […]

Ho. Ho. Hold On – The Holidays are Coming!

Every year it seems that the holidays arrive earlier and earlier. I guess that’s a sign of my age – I’m starting to sound more and more like my parents… seems like yesterday that I was waxing poetic about summer here in the harbor and as I sit here writing this column, Halloween is only […]

Fall Fun at the National Harbor

Fall is in the air! Lots of activity is going on here in celebration of the season. Millers Farm’s has crisp local apples and a nice selection of mums on display every Saturday and Sunday along with their vast array of vegetables and baked goods; Stonewall Kitchen has their fabulous fall edibles and kitchen wares […]

National Harbor – October Events

Miller Farms Farmers Market Saturdays and Sundays through October 10 am – 5 pm Fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, flowers and plants that suit the season. 11th & 12th Columbus Day Weekend:  National Harbor Goes“Pink” In celebration of Breast Cancer Awareness month, the Capitol Wheel, the Gaylord Resort and several stores will light up […]

From “Hello Sunny” to “Waterfront. Wonderful” : Josh Winston, Director of Tourism

While I usually dedicate this space to what is happening in the harbor and information about new businesses opening, after I got a press release from my pal Molly that announced National Harbor’s hiring of a Director of Tourism I decided it may be a good idea to check him out! Josh Winston and I […]

Summertime is Sizzling!

The Harbor just keeps growing in leaps and bounds! The Capitol Wheel is fully operational and still generating a lot of buzz; the erection of the Jumbotron on the Plaza has added another dimension to the harbor experience; completion of the Esplanade luxury apartments is on the near horizon and construction on the new MGM […]

Experience the First Annual “Taste of National Harbor”

Gourmet Food, Drinks and Entertainment Benefiting Children’s Miracle Network Hospital Set along the banks of the Potomac River at the Washington, D.C. regions only waterfront hotel, Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center hosts the first annual “Taste of National Harbor” charity event to benefit Children’s National Health System, the local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital (CMNH), […]