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Today, October 23, 2018

Clear sky

Clear sky
44 °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!

  • #HTTR
    October 21, 2018
  • Are you running the #marinecorpsmarathon2018 next weekend? Don’t forget to show your bib for $5 off Capital Wheel tickets! #runwiththemarines
    October 16, 2018
  • Grab the kids with their favorite costume and join us for Harbor Halloween presented by DARCARS. Pick up your complimentary DARCARS trick or treat bag on the Plaza and enjoy special activities, including Trick-or-Treating, Hocus Pocus, art projects, and a chef pumpkin carving contest. Click for Details #ThisIsHowYouHarbor
    October 15, 2018
  • We are lit pink and blue tonight for Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness, sponsored by the Flakes-Williams Family in memory of their son, Chandler. #PAIL #WaveofLight
    October 15, 2018
  • Looking for a fresh date night idea? We’ve got your covered! Dinner at one of National Harbor’s fine restaurants, followed by a glass of prosecco while you and your sweetheart soar 180’ over the Potomac! Right, @mickkelleher? Thank you for the photo! ・・・ Date night at National Harbor #succatash #capitalwheel
    October 12, 2018
  • We are turquoise tonight and tomorrow in partnership with Dysautonomia International for Dysautonomia Awareness Month! #shinealightondysautonomia
    October 10, 2018
  • Coming to the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center for a conference? Don't forget to flash your badge for 20% off Capital Wheel tickets!
    October 9, 2018
  • It’s October 3rd, and on Wednesday’s, we wear pink. We’re also wearing pink for #breastcancerawareness!
    October 3, 2018
  • Drum roll please... the GRAND PRIZE winner of our 2018 Photo Contest is Shane Murphy and his Family Photo! Also, congratulations to Eric Drigger who has won 2 Capital Wheel tickets for voting! Thank you all for participating, stay tuned next August for another photo contest!
    October 2, 2018
  • Congratulations to our September Sweepstakes winner, Rahsaan Sanders! You've won 2 Capital Wheel tickets and 2 drinks from Flight Deck!
    October 1, 2018
  • We are purple tonight, and multiple dates in October, in partnership with the Prince George’s County Domestic Violence and Human Trafficking Division!
    September 29, 2018
  • Are you ready for your close up?! On Sunday, October 7th, we need families, couples, girls-night-out, seniors of all shapes and sizes for our Capital Wheel and Carousel photo shoot! Parking, snacks, and attraction tickets will be provided, plus you'll see your face on our advertisements! Interested? Email to sign up!
    September 28, 2018
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    September 24, 2018

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