FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 26
Beginning with this spectacular kickoff on November 26, our free nightly Tree Lighting and Holiday Light Show runs every half hour from sunset until 10pm.
National Harbor Tree Lighting & Fireworks featuring Radio King Orchestra
National Harbor Plaza, Radio King Orchestra at 8pm, Fireworks at 8:30pm FREE
Hear the sounds of the season featuring the Radio King Orchestra. Then, Dr. Seuss’s THE GRINCH will join us to light the tree, and we’ll finish with our spectacular fireworks show over the Potomac River.
American Way, Noon to 9pm FREE
Deck the halls with ideas from our Holiday Market, located on American Way, featuring handmade holiday ornaments/decorations, tasty holiday treats such as cookies and roasted chestnuts and much more. Toys for Tots Donation Center
National Harbor Plaza, 6pm to 9pm
Bring an unwrapped toy for donation.
Holiday Art Projects
National Children’s Museum Launch Zone, 2pm to 7pm FREE
Make your own Holiday art projects.
Decorate Your Very Own Gingerbread House
Ben & Jerry’s, 10am to 4pm FREE
Ben & Jerry’s invites all the children to come in and make and decorate their very own FREE gingerbread house!
Stonewall Kitchen, 5pm to 9pm FREE
Sample Holiday cookies, fudge, hot chocolate and mulled cider.
Holiday Gift with Purchase
Stonewall Kitchen, 5pm to 9pm
Free single serve jam with any purchase.
Holiday Crafts, Face Painting & Coloring
ArtCraft, 5pm to 9pm FREE
Kids enjoy a selection of Holiday crafts including face painting and coloring while parents enjoy shopping.
Musician Nneka Lyn
Westin Hotel – Lobby, 6pm to 7:30pm FREE
Hear local Prince George’s Community College student Nneka Lyn perform Holiday music as she sings and plays piano and cello.
Complimentary Hot Chocolate or Egg Nog
Ketchup, 5pm to 9pm FREE
Dine with Ketchup from 5pm to 9pm and receive a complimentary hot chocolate or egg nog.
Hot Chocolate with Peeps
CakeLove, 5pm to 9pm
Enjoy hot chocolate with Peeps floating on top. Available for sale beginning at 5pm.
Holiday Fashion Show
South Moon Under, 5pm to 7pm FREE
View the Holiday Collection from South Moon Under and receive help from in-store stylists to pick out the perfect Holiday outfit. Enjoy 20% off your entire purchase during the event. Plus, enter to win a $50 gift card during the event.
Live Holiday Music by Russell Sledge
McLoone’s Pier House, 8pm FREE
Hear the sounds of DC jazz musician Russell Sledge as he performs classic Holiday music.
Letters to Santa
Public House, 5pm to 9pm FREE
Bring the kids to write letters to Santa.
Holiday Treats & Craft Demonstrations
Peeps & Company, 5:30pm to 7:30pm FREE
Every half hour enjoy a demonstration of ways to use Peeps to create fun Holiday treats and crafts.
Special Appearance by The Peep
Peeps & Company, 6pm to 8pm FREE
Meet the Peeps mascot. Don’t forget to bring your camera to take pictures.
Roaming Mariachi Band
Rosa Mexicano, 6pm to 9pm FREE
Free Life is Good Balloons for Children
Life is Good – Jake’s at National Harbor, 5pm to 9pm FREE
While supplies last.
Save 10% Off Purchase of $50 or More
Life is Good – Jake’s at National Harbor
Offer valid 11/26/2010 only. Good only at National Harbor location. Cannot be combined with other offers or discounts. Discount does not apply to sales tax.
Enjoy a Complimentary Mini-Massage
SimplySoles, 6pm to 8pm FREE
Holidays got you stressed? Take a break with SimplySoles. Donate an item for our shoe-box-toy-drive and save 20% off your entire order. All donations will benefit children of Prince George’s County.
Free Cider & Sample Chocolate and Nuts
America!, 5pm to 9pm FREE
Guess That Tea
Capital Teas, 5pm to 7pm FREE
Guess the mystery teas and win a prize. Plus, enjoy sampling of teas and food pairing.
Hot Spiced Cider & Italian Cookies
Bond 45, 5pm to 7pm FREE
While supplies last.
All events subject to change