Upcoming Events

Events at The Wharf

From all-day festivals on the piers to intimate performances at The Anthem, The Wharf is host to a fantastic lineup of things to do in Washington, DC. Join us for live music, waterfront workouts, outdoor movies, art shows, boat parades, and more—just take a look below or see what’s coming up on our calendar.

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11/18/2019 - 11/24/2019
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Give a Shuck! St. John's Community Services Oyster & Brew Fest

calendar icon Nov. 21, 2019
clock icon 6pm – 9pm
map marker icon District Pier

Join St. John's Community Services and Guinness for a night of delightful pairings, all to support our most vulnerable communities. Enjoy unique beer and oyster pairings, small plates from The Wharf restaurants, beer and whiskey tastings from Open Gate Brewery & Barrel House, live entertainment, silent auction giveaways, and captivating artwork from our ART Options program. VIP tickets are available for those looking to sample limited-run brews and exclusive high-end pairings.

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Fill a Boat Food Drive

calendar icon Nov. 23, 2019
clock icon 12pm – 4pm
map marker icon District Square

As the holidays approach join us in helping support S.O.M.E – So Others Might Eat – in their mission to provide care to the homeless and at-risk members of our community. We will be filling The Wharf jitney boat with non-perishable food items to donate. Plus, bring your three food items or more and we’ll say thanks with a voucher for a complimentary hot cider at Camp Wharf. We’ll be collecting donations from 12:00pm-4:00pm. For a list of items in need, please visit https://www.some.org/give/donate-goods.

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Southwest Skate Night

calendar icon Nov. 24, 2019
clock icon 12pm – 9pm
map marker icon The Wharf Ice Rink

On November 24, 2019, Southwest DC residents skate for free at The Wharf—including free ice skate rental—so join us at The Wharf Ice Rink.

Just bring proof of Southwest DC residency (ZIP code 20024 on a DC license, college ID, school ID, or other government-issued ID). Limited availability on a first-come, first-served basis, with each free session starting on the hour and lasting about 50 minutes. Anyone under 16 years of age must be accompanied  by a parent or guardian to participate.

The Wharf Ice Rink opens to the public on Tuesday, November 26, 2019 and remains open every day through February.

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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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Get Your Fill at The Wharf

Fresh seafood is a given at DC’s Southwest Waterfront. But The Wharf offers more, including a wide selection of distinctive choices for food, drinks, and entertainment while you eat. Watch the chefs prepare your meal. Listen to live music. Or just people-watch while you savor the flavors of The Wharf.

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