Celebrate Halloween at National Harbor on Sunday, October 29
Harbor Halloween will feature trick-or-treating, a movie and a Chef Pumpkin Carving Contest
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md., Oct. 4, 2017—National Harbor will host its annual Harbor Halloween celebration on Sunday, October 29. From noon to 2:30 p.m. The day includes Trick-or-Treating from noon to 2 p.m., with more than 30 stores and restaurants participating.
The movie “Hocus Pocus” will be shown on the Plaza (157 National Plaza, National Harbor, 20745) starting at 12:30 p.m. The day will end with the 3rd Annual National Harbor Chef Pumpkin Carving Contest at 2 p.m. Competitors include chefs from Bond 45, Mezeh Mediterranean Grill, McCormick & Schmick’s and Gaylord National Resort.
“Harbor Halloween provides a great afternoon of family activities,” stated National Harbor’s Director of Marketing, Deborah Topcik. “Harbor Halloween isn’t just a day of trick-or-treating. We’ve added the favorite movie Hocus Pocus and watching our National Harbor chefs compete in pumpkin carving provides for very creative and highly competitive entertainment.”
For more information on Harbor Halloween and other events at National Harbor, please visit www.NationalHarbor.com. Harbor Halloween is sponsored by DARCARS.
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About National Harbor
Rising from the banks of the Potomac River, just south of the Woodrow Wilson Bridge in Prince George’s County, Md., National Harbor is a vibrant, unique community with a stellar location and a wide variety of attractions. Just a short distance from Old Town, Alexandria and downtown Washington, D.C., the 350-acre mixed-use development features seven hotels (including the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center and MGM National Harbor), offices, residential, tree-lined streets with more than 160 shops and more than 40 restaurants, iconic attractions such as the Capital Wheel and National Harbor Carousel, and much more. With so many attractions, National Harbor has become a prime destination for locals, visitors, special events, corporate meetings and conferences. More than 12 million visit annually. The community also provides an array of waterfront activities (including a water taxi, two 700-ft. piers and 62 boat slips), special events and spectacular sunsets. For more information, www.NationalHarbor.com.