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Beer, Bourbon, & BBQ at National Harbor

Beer, Bourbon, & BBQ at National Harbor

Enjoy an All-You-Can-Taste experience at the Beer, Bourbon, & BBQ Festival coming to National Harbor on June 15th and 16th.

There are 40 Bourbons and 60 Beers on Tap to try while listening to live music and eating BBQ galore from pulled pork, ribs, brisket, chickens, sausages and any fixin’ you could imagine.

The festival promises to "keep the portions heavy, and the prices low."

Tickets are selling fast. Get them HERE! 

 

Music Festival Comes to National Harbor

Music Festival Comes to National Harbor

FRESHtival, hosted by 94.7 Fresh FM, will be going on at Gaylord National Harbor on Sunday, May 27th, and includes Fireworks, Rides, Games, and a Concert by Adam Lambert, Erin Willett [NBC's the VOICE,] Scars on 45 and Junior Doctor.

Beginning at 11 a.m., fans will also gather to make a Living Flag on the grounds of the Gaylord National Hotel at National Harbor. The first 1000 to show up and participate will receive a Cotton Incorporated, T-shirt in red, white or blue. Participants will be coordinated into the proper formation and official photos will be taken approximately at noon.

For tickets and more information: www.947FRESHFM.com/FRESHtival

The Dark Knight Tumbler Comes to Md.

The Dark Knight Tumbler Comes to Md.

Calling all Batman fanatics!

The insanely awesome version of the Batmobile featured in Batman Begins, The Dark Knight, and this summer’s The Dark Knight Rises is on tour and coming to the National Harbor this Sunday.

The "Tumbler," which looks like a Transformer type tank, and the "Bat Pod," which is the motorcycle seen in Dark Knight will be on display at the Gaylord National Resort for FRESHtival, an outdoor music festival featuring live music from Adam Lambert. 

Overnight accommodations at the Gaylord Resort, four VIP tickets, and after-party tickets are available for $249, or you can purchase tickets for a one-day pass for $30.

Kid Friendly Event At National Harbor

Kid Friendly Event At National Harbor

 

Looking for something fun and creative with your kids? Look no further than the Gaylord National Resort at National Harbor. From May 25 to Sept. 1st, you and your family can have sticky fun decorating your very own Princess Fiona sugar cookie castle with candy and royal icing. For more information, call (301) 965-4000 or book online here.

Golf For Good: Local Tournament Raises Funds & Awareness

Golf For Good: Local Tournament Raises Funds & Awareness

According to The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, every 14 minutes someone in the United States commits suicide.

Help raise awareness to this growing issue, and reach out to those affected by suicide at The AFSP National Capital Chapter 's Second Annual Charity Golf Tournament on May 23rd.

Last year, the organization was able to raise $18,000, which benefitted the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, and their dedication to understanding and preventing suicide through research, education and advocacy programs.

The 18-hole golf tournament is located at one of the area’s nicest courses at Andrews Airforce Base in Md., and features a fully catered barbeque lunch and refreshments.

The tournament also incorporates contests and prizes including restaurant gift certificates, and paid vacations to Chicago, Florida, and San Francisco, as well as trophies for winning foursomes.  

Jerry Seinfeld Returns to Kennedy Center

Jerry Seinfeld Returns to Kennedy Center

 

Jerry Seinfeld is back and performing stand-up at the Kennedy Center Concert Hall this August.

Seinfeld has a unique style of stand-up that allows him to joke about the little things in life that everyone can relate to. Unlike other comedians, Seinfeld doesn't use a lot of profanity, which is great when you want to bring your parents!

He will be at the Kennedy Center for three shows beginning August 3.

Tickets go on sale on Friday, May 18 at 10 a.m. with prices ranging from $69 - $88. 

Tickets are also available online at www.kennedy-center.org or at the Kennedy Center Box Office (2700 F Street NW)  or by phone 202-467-4600.

First Annual Water Safety Awareness Day

First Annual Water Safety Awareness Day

 

May is National Water Safety Month, and according to the American Academy of Pediatrics, drowning is the leading cause of death among children under the age of 5.

To prevent drowning and promote safe water practices, the British Swim School in Montgomery County will be hosting a free public event.

The First Annual Water Safety Awareness Day will take place on Sunday, May 20 at Healthtrax Fitness & Wellness Center in Germantown, Md.

The event is geared to provide preventive steps to drowning, and other safe water practices in addition to promoting healthy and active lifestyles.

The day will have activities for kids including fire trucks, police cars, bouncy houses, face paintings, a free swim, and more! 

For more information click here.