Experience the Third Annual Taste of National Harbor Charity Event at Gaylord National Resort

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Rachel Dinbokowitz
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Experience the Third Annual Taste of National Harbor Charity Event at Gaylord National Resort

(National Harbor, Md. – June 7, 2016) –  National Harbor restaurants, shops and beverage providers are partnering together for the third year to support the Children’s National Health System during the Taste of National Harbor charity event on June 26 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Set along the banks of the Potomac River at Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, food lovers can taste their way through the destination’s finest cuisine and beverages with proceeds benefiting the local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital (CMNH), whose main goal is to provide the best possible health care for local kids.

A growing culinary destination, attendees can enjoy a variety of gourmet food samples and signature dishes from National Harbor’s award-winning restaurants including a first-taste from soon-to-open MGM National Harbor. Participants also can enjoy domestic wines, craft beers and spirits, as well as enter to win door prizes and more.

“Children’s National is thrilled by the success of Taste of National Harbor, having raised more than $45,000 for our organization last year,” said Patricia Jasper-Zellner, Director of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals at Children’s National. “It is wonderful to see all of these industry leaders come together to support our mission year after year.”

Participating restaurants and brands include AC Lounge, Brown Forman, Cadillac Ranch, Capital Teas, Coastal Sunbelt Produce, Gallo Wines, Granite City Food and Brewery, McLoone’s Pier House, MGM National Harbor, National Pastime Sports Bar and Grill, Old Hickory Steakhouse, Patron, PEEPS and Company, Pienza Marketplace, Potbelly Sandwich Shop, The Cocoa Bean, The Sunset Room by Wolfgang Puck, The Walrus Oyster and Ale House, Tito’s Vodka and more.

The Taste of National Harbor charity event tickets cost $35* per person or $60 for two people when pre-purchased and $40* per person the day of the event with proceeds benefiting the Children’s Miracle Network Hospital.

Tickets can be purchased by calling 301-965-4000 or by visiting www.TasteOfNationalHarborEvent.com. For more information about Gaylord National Resort, call 301-965-4000 or visit www.GaylordNational.com.

 

*Tickets are non-refundable and the event will be held rain or shine. You must be ages 21 and older with a valid ID to consume alcohol. Other restrictions may apply.

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Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center
The largest, non-gaming hotel and convention center on the East Coast, Gaylord National is located along the banks of the Potomac River in National Harbor, Maryland and part of Marriott International. Opened in April 2008 and only eight miles from Washington, D.C., the AAA-Four Diamond resort offers 2,000 rooms including 110 suites; a 19-story atrium; 480,000 square-feet of convention space; acclaimed restaurants including Old Hickory Steakhouse; a full-service resort spa, Relache Spa and Salon; and Pose Rooftop Lounge.

 

About Children’s National Health System
Children’s National Health System, based in Washington, DC, has been serving the nation’s children since 1870. Children’s National is Magnet® designated, and is consistently ranked among the top pediatric hospitals by U.S.News & World Report. Home to the Children’s Research Institute and the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation, Children’s National is one of the nation’s top NIH-funded pediatric institutions. With a community-based pediatric network, seven regional outpatient centers, an ambulatory surgery center, two emergency rooms, an acute care hospital, and collaborations throughout the region, Children’s National is recognized for its expertise and innovation in pediatric care and as an advocate for all children. For more information, visit ChildrensNational.org.