Set directly on the Potomac River, the Waterfront District at National Harbor is home to everything you could want in one convenient, walkable area. Visitors of every age will enjoy the many eateries, events, activities, shops, art installations and nightlife options that line every street. In fact, you may be compelled to turn your day trip into an extended stay at one of the area’s many hotels.
Choose from more than 25 dining options that range from award-winning upscale cuisine to convenient fast-casual stops.See All >
Local boutiques, national specialty shops, regional retailers and more all await your discovery. There’s something that’s sure to suit your tastes.BROWSE MORE >
Entertainment & Festivals
Enjoy live performances from local artists, watch one of your favorite movies with a riverside backdrop, soar 180 feet above the Potomac River and more in this entertainment destination.SEE WHAT’S HAPPENING >
Duck into a local spot that fits your vibe. Choose from laidback pubs, dueling pianos, a mechanical bull, handcrafted cocktails and everything in between.BROWSE MORE >
We host a wide range of events throughout the year. Check our current list of occasions to see what’s around the corner.SEE EVENTS >
Art & Culture
National Harbor’s Waterfront District has enough art to be considered it’s own gallery, including the iconic Awakening, custom glass mosaics and much more.
Our wide range of hotels offer the perfect fit for you and your family, whether you’re staying the night, the weekend or beyond.Learn More >
Conveniently cross the river between National Harbor and Alexandria via an easy 25-minute ride on a water taxi. To see a full schedule and pricing, visit our partner’s website.Learn More >
Explore an eclectic mix of culinary experiences, boutique shops, activities for every age and eclectic accommodations. The Waterfront District is the area’s go-to destination to connect with friends, family or coworkers.