The Wharf in the News

As the biggest development in the history of our nation’s capital, The Wharf is creating quite a buzz. Browse the most recent headlines below.


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Shuck yeah! Where to eat oysters in the DC area

calendar icon Feb. 28, 2024

(WTOP News) Salty, briny, sweet, raw or fried. However you prefer your oysters, there are a variety of restaurants in the D.C. area to choose from.

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It’s Endless Summer at the Wharf’s Whimsical New Little Chicken

calendar icon Feb. 22, 2024

(DC Eater) Colorful cones, giant crispy tenders, and freshly squeezed crushes cheer up the waterfront neighborhood starting Thursday, February 22.

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Celebrate Mardi Gras with Restaurants at The Wharf

calendar icon Feb. 5, 2024

Many restaurants at The Wharf are celebrating Mardi Gras by offering food and drink specials all day on Saturday, February 10 with some restaurants extending their offerings.

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Celebrate Valentine’s Day at The Wharf

calendar icon Feb. 1, 2024

Treat your Valentine to a romantic date-night on the waterfront this Valentine's Day. Many restaurants at The Wharf are celebrating the holiday with special offerings throughout February. View our full list of specials and book a table.

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Where to Watch the Superbowl at The Wharf

calendar icon Jan. 31, 2024

With the superbowl just days away, plan to watch the game at The Wharf! Sip on cold drinks and eat delicious bites while you watch the game with us.

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A Custom Lip Color Experience with Lip Lab at The Wharf

calendar icon Jan. 23, 2024

(Living Local DMV) A custom lip color experience at The Wharf.


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A White, Green, and Gold Wedding at the InterContinental at the Wharf

calendar icon Jan. 22, 2024

(Washingtonian) The simplicity of this wedding design lends itself to weddings year round.

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Where to Find Snow Day Food and Drink Specials Around DC

calendar icon Jan. 19, 2024

(Washingtonian) Start the weekend early with cozy cocktails and extended happy hours.

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Water Taxi & Wharf Jitney

Introducing one of the best ways to view the city and the easiest mode of transportation to get to destinations on the Potomac and Anacostia rivers: our new water taxi. And if you just want to get across the Washington Channel, catch our jitney to East Potomac Park for a round of golf or a leisurely stroll.

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Commercial Leasing

The District’s most noteworthy companies and retailers are setting down roots at The Wharf. Among the best commercial real estate in DC, our trophy spaces and prime retail locations provide prominent visibility and an attractive location with sweeping vistas and a lively after-work dining and entertainment scene.

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