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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.

CycleFest Comes to National Harbor

CycleFest Comes to National Harbor

A family-friendly bike event is set for early June at National Harbor.

Kids can get their bikes ready for a safe summer while enjoying arts and crafts, live animals, raffles, live music, and more at the National Children’s Museum’s third annual Cyclefest.

On June 9th, from noon to 4 p.m., at Waterfront Street and National Plaza, kids are encouraged to bring their own bikes for basic bike safety checks, and the chance to decorate.

New this year? Community partners will demonstrate cycling options for children with disabilities and special needs.

For more information, click here.

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.

WHS Animals are Coming to a Neighborhood Near You!

WHS Animals are Coming to a Neighborhood Near You!
Can’t make it to our adoption centers? Get to know your potential new companion in your own back yard!

Gaylord National Celebrates Fine Wine & Food May 5

Gaylord National Celebrates Fine Wine & Food May 5

Food and wine lovers will unite this weekend during the 2012 National Harbor Wine & Food Festival happening May 5-6 with over 150 different wines, beers, and spirits at your disposal.

To enhance the weekend wine experience, Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center will also be offering a unique wine dinner at the Old Hickory Steakhouse featuring Cooking Light and Tortoise Creek Wines on Saturday, May 5.

This intimate five-course dinner will be paired with distinct, flavorful wine, and a seasonally inspired artisanal cheese course that will take place inside one of the river front rooms overlooking the Potomac River.

Highlights from the menu include Oysters, barely seared Salmon with Spring Veggies, and Lamb Porterhouse.