Day Docks

Opening Hours
Monday-Sunday: 8:00am-10:00pm

Phone: 202-595-5165

Address: 980 Wharf Street SW, Washington, DC 20024

Boaters will find everything they need at The Wharf. Anchor, a one-stop marina shop, offers boating supplies and equipment and a plethora of bars, restaurants, and music venues at The Wharf will keep you entertained all day.

The Wharf Day Docks offer 400 feet of side-tie day docks on a first-come, first-served basis.

  • Hours: 8am-10pm daily, April-November each year
  • Location: On the Washington Channel between Transit Pier and Market Docks
  • Rates: $15/four hours weekday (Mon-Thu); $25/four hours weekend (Fri-Sun)

Contact the Marina Office while inbound on channel 16/72 for assistance. They can also be reached at (202) 595-5165.

If you wish to stay overnight, check out the accommodations at Market Docks.

Come Play on the Potomac

The Wharf is your launchpad for all kinds of water activities—from leisure cruises and kayak tours to sailing lessons and paddleboarding, the Southwest Waterfront makes it easy to play on the river. Plus, our water taxi might just be the fastest way to get to Georgetown, Old Town Alexandria, or National Harbor.

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Do It All on the Waterfront

Whether you like to be on the Potomac or prefer the sparkling views from land, The Wharf offers ample things to do and ways to enjoy the water. Dine in one of our fabulous restaurants. Browse our shops. Or join us during one of our festivals. Take a look at our upcoming events to plan your next visit.

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