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Today, August 21, 2018

Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy
73 °F

Weather forecast from, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and the NRK

It's always 72° at the Wheel with climate-controlled gondolas!


Best Holi-Date Ever!

Enjoy 2 tickets to The Capital Wheel, 2 drinks at The Walrus Oyster & Ale House, and a FREE limited edition, handpainted ornament, all for $50.00 +tax!

  • Did you know 8/19 was National Photo Day? A perfect reminder to submit your photos to our photo contest! Another great reminder? This wonderful shot by @ignatashafryethevet- thank you for sharing! Click here to enter the contest:
    August 20, 2018
  • We're halfway through our August Photo Contest! We've seen lots of great submissions so far, but we can use more in the Carousel category! Snap your best photo of our beloved Carousel and submit it for your chance to win $100 and $500!
    August 16, 2018
  • Beer lovers, rejoice! Heavy Seas Beer Americannon is only $4 at Flight Deck, while supplies last! This delicious American Pale Ale goes perfectly with our sunsets, but tastes even better at just $4! Hurry in!
    August 16, 2018
  • Are you looking for a fresh student group activity in the Washington, D.C. area? Come check us out! Special student group pricing available, as well as educational worksheets. Message us for details!
    August 15, 2018
  • August Sweepstakes alert! Enter your Capital Wheel photos into the different categories for a chance to win a $100 gift card! Each category winner is then entered to win the grand prize of a $500 gift card! Click here to enter:
    August 13, 2018
  • That feeling when it’s Friday, and your weekend plans include The Capital Wheel! #fridayfeeling #wheelfun
    August 10, 2018
  • Who wants more Washington Nationals tickets? Head over to our Instagram page to enter to win 2 tickets to the Nats/Marlins game on 8/18 at 7:05pm!
    August 7, 2018
  • Have you heard about our scout program? Grab your troop and come learn what makes The Capital Wheel spin! Tickets and participation patch included- message us to book! #girlscouts #boyscouts #STEM #wheelfun
    August 3, 2018
  • It’s that time of year again! Submit your category photos for your chance to win a $100 Apple gift card, and the grand prize winner receives a $500 Visa gift card! Click for more info/submit—>
    August 1, 2018
  • Currently, at Flight Deck... #sunset #wheelfun
    August 1, 2018
  • This is inspiring. ・・・ #thisishowyouharbor #nationalharbor #sunset #capitalwheel #harborview #potomac #afterdinnerwalk
    July 30, 2018
  • Tomorrow, July 25th is #NationalCarouselDay! Join us at the Carousel at National Harbor for unlimited rides for just $5+tax, and free face painting from 3pm-7pm (Carousel ticket required)!
    July 24, 2018
  • Since it’s been raining nonstop, here’s a sun-filled photo to help you remember what sunshine looks like. Thank you for this lovely reminder, @mrsphotograefin!
    July 23, 2018
  • We ❤️ this angle. Thank you for sharing, @jqlnpete! ・・・ Amazing #sunset beautiful way to end a great trip! #nationalharbor #wheelfun
    July 22, 2018

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