LOCAL ACTIVITIES

Things to do at National Harbor

There is so much to do at National Harbor, including myriad shopping options and fun activities in the immediate area. With so many great options for entertainment, this convention is sure to provide ample opportunities to relax in between sessions or at the end of the day. History buffs may enjoy a short drive to nearby Fort Washington National Historic Park or catch a water taxi and travel the Potomac down to Mt. Vernon, George Washington's home.

Things to do in Washington, DC

Make plans to come in early or stay late and see the sights in Washington, DC, which is located just 15 minutes away. Our rate is good for several days before and after our event. Learn about all that DC has to offer here. And don't forget - our nation's capital has a wide variety of spectacular museums and other activities that are completely or nearly free. Check out a list of the top 100 here.

Things to do in Alexandria, VA

National Harbor's location makes it convenient to also enjoy nearby Alexandria, Virginia, a short drive over the bridge or 30-minute water taxi ride from our hotel. A beautifully-preserved historic district on the Potomac River, Old Town Alexandria is the heart of the city George Washington called home. Today Old Town’s cobblestone streets and red brick sidewalks hum with an energy that attracts everyone from presidents to pet lovers to some of the city’s best restaurants, arts events, shopping and historic attractions. To check out more of what Alexandria has to offer, click here.

National Cherry Blossom Festival

Don't forget that our meeting is taking place over the official Cherry Blossom festival dates. Although when the blossoms make their appearance is anyone's guess, the show must go on and there are many fun activities planned. For more details on the festival, click here.