FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Vicki Bendure, APR
Bendure Communications, Inc.
Kids Day on the Plaza Every Thursday through August 25 at National Harbor
A summer of fun for kids with Kids Day, Funambula at MGM National Harbor and UniverSoul Circus returns
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md., June 15, 2022—National Harbor celebrates summer with an ongoing Kids Day every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. at the waterfront plaza stage (150 National Plaza.) The fun Thursday mornings continue through August 25.
Activities rotate and include crafts with Maryland National Capital Park and Planning Commission’s Art on a Roll Van, meet and greet with the Prince George’s County Police Department and the Prince George’s County Fire/EMS Department and interactive story time with the Prince George’s County Memorial Library System. Interactive story time takes place on June 30; July 14, 28 and August 11 and 25.
The Capital Wheel features a special “Kids Day” free kid’s ticket with the purchase of an adult ticket on Kids Days so parents can extend the fun of the morning’s activities.
“Thursday mornings at National Harbor have been designed to entertain and educate area kids and provide fun,” explained Deborah Topcik, director of marketing at National Harbor. “It’s another way that National Harbor supports our community.”
It’s a summer of fun for kids and families with FUNAMBULA coming to The Theater at MGM National Harbor on June 29 through July 13. FUNAMBULA brings theatrical circus with more than a dozen acts including death-defying daredevils, mesmerizing acrobats and a variety of never-before-stunts. Tickets are available online at mgmnationalharbor.com. FUNAMBULA performances are 7 p.m. Monday – Wednesday, excluding July 4, and 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. on July 3, 9, and 10. Tickets are just $15, plus four tickets for $44 Family Fun Packs are available.
UniverSoul Circus returns to the Plateau at National Harbor (300 Waterfront St.) from June 30 through July 24 with a highly interactive combination of circus arts, theater and music that spans genres. Celebrating 29 years of fun, the show has been described as “the coolest show on earth.” For tickets and information, visit www.Universoulcircus.com/dmv.
For more information on National Harbor, visit www.nationalharbor.com; or for more info on Kid’s Day: www.nationalharbor.com/events/annual-events/summer/kids-day-on-the-plaza/.
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About National Harbor
Situated on the banks of the historic Potomac River and just minutes from the nation’s capital, National Harbor is a waterfront resort destination unlike any other. National Harbor is home to eight hotels including two of Maryland’s Four Diamond rated hotels—Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center and MGM National Harbor. Also within National Harbor is Tanger Outlets’ 85 designer brands. The vibrant Waterfront District at National Harbor features boutique shops, restaurants and entertainment options along picturesque promenades as well as the iconic Capital Wheel, a 180-ft observation wheel and the Guide by Cell outdoor art gallery tour. National Harbor welcomes approximately 9 million visitors annually. For more information, visit www.NationalHarbor.com.