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National Harbor Hosting Free Activities to Celebrate 10th Anniversary

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    National Harbor Celebrates 10th Anniversary

    The destination is hosting a weekend of free events to mark the milestone. (Published Friday, April 6, 2018)

    What to Know

    • To celebrate its 10th anniversary, National Harbor is hosting a weekend full of activities.

    • More than 13 million people visit National Harbor each year, according to a news release.

    To celebrate its 10th anniversary, National Harbor is hosting a weekend full of activities. The area now includes the MGM National Harbor, Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, 160 shops and more than 40 restaurants.

    More than 13 million people visit National Harbor each year, according to a news release.

    "We're holding this weekend event as a thank you to the D.C. region," Deborah Topcik, director of marketing at National Harbor, said in a statement. "We want to thank everyone in the Washington, D.C. community for their support over the past ten years."

    All Saturday events were rescheduled due to unseasonable weather. Here's Sunday's events:

    Sunday
    • Free Capital Wheel rides, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

    • Free carousel rides, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

    • National Harbor Cares: An event "raising awareness and funding for homeless students in Prince George's County" that will feature a silent auction and face painting, noon to 4 p.m.

    • Kid's corner, noon to 5 p.m.

    • Community parade, 3 p.m.

    • Live music, 4 p.m.

    The fireworks are set to be rescheduled for a later date.

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