The Wharf in the News

As the biggest development in the history of our nation’s capital, it’s no wonder The Wharf is creating quite a buzz. Want to keep up with the latest news and updates about DC’s world-class waterfront destination? Sign up for our newsletter or take a look below to browse the most recent headlines.

Mardi Gras shimmies its way to The Wharf

calendar icon March 3, 2019

The Big Easy made its way to The Wharf on March 2 for the annual Mardi Gras parade. The acts included marching bands, feather-clad dancers and plenty of beads being thrown around. 

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Wharf Hosts Ice House to Benefit Fuel Fund

calendar icon Jan. 17, 2019

“Feel the Chill, Warm Your Neighbor” is the slogan for this weekend’s Ice House event at the Wharf’s District Pier in Southwest D.C. The two-day event is a fundraiser for the Washington Area Fuel Fund.

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A Built-From-Scratch Neighborhood in Washington That Doesn’t Feel Prefab

calendar icon Jan. 14, 2019

At dusk on a brisk Saturday afternoon in Washington, when the government shutdown has muted the Mall and scared away tourists, the capital’s recently unwrapped stretch of waterfront is a rare spot of liveliness. 

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DC Turns Up for Mayor Bowser’s Inaugural Celebration

calendar icon Jan. 11, 2019

Residents of DC pulled out their tuxes, heels and evening gowns last Saturday night in celebration of Mayor Muriel Bowser’s Inauguration, which took place at The Wharf.

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How to spend 72 Hours in Washington DC

calendar icon Jan. 4, 2019

Beyond its political presence, Washington, DC offers an edgy food and drink scene coupled with plentiful cultural experiences and more parkland than the majority of US cities. New development The Wharf is definitely worth checking out. This mile-long stretch along the Potomac River hosts restaurants, shops, apartments and hotels.

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2019 Events at the Wharf

calendar icon Jan. 2, 2019

Check out what the Wharf has planned for 2019!

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D.C.'s Best Dining Neighborhood of 2018, According to the Experts

calendar icon Dec. 27, 2018

Local food writers share their favorite areas to grab a bite.

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The Anthem is #1

calendar icon Dec. 20, 2018

The Anthem is #1 on the Top 200 Club Venues in the World!

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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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