It's A Waterfront Wonderland

Discover a Waterfront Wonderland this holiday season at National Harbor. Expect the unexpected as we light up your night with dazzling light shows and fireworks. Lace up your skates and enjoy our new ice rink, or warm up your hands at our crackling fire pits. The fun continues with a carousel ride with Santa or a stroll around our holiday market. Explore our magical list of holiday activities and more as you make National Harbor part of your holiday tradition.

Tree Lighting & Fireworks

November 29th at 7pm

Holiday Market

Saturdays & Sundays, November 30–January 5

Ice Skating Rink

Daily, November 29–January 5

Harbor Light Show

Daily, November 30–January 5

Peeps Holiday Festivities

Fridays, November 29th - December 20th 6:30 & 7:30 pm

Skate With Santa

Saturdays, November 30, December 7, & December 21

Holiday Fireworks

Fridays, November 29–December 20

Skate With Slapshot

Saturday December 14

Waterskiing Santa

Tuesday, December 24

Holiday Caroling & Entertainment

Fridays & Saturdays, November 29–December 21

Carousel Ride With Santa

Saturdays, November 30–December 21
  • Holiday Guide 2013

    Download this portable planner to get the most out of your visit to National Harbor.

  • Email Newsletter

    Get the latest happenings at National Harbor in your inbox.

  • Map & Directions

    On the banks of the Potomac River minutes from DC, with easy access from I-495 and I-295.