For $50, today's side deal gets you VIP admission for the Chesapeake Crab & Beer Festival, plus a tasting glass (a $75 value). The festival will take place on Saturday, Aug. 21, from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. on the Waterfront at National Harbor. Eventgoers can expect thousands of crabs and numerous other food options, as well as more than 50 varieties of beer and wine, chilled tequila, and live entertainment. Check out the festival schedule for musical acts and contests.
The VIP admission pass gets you a souvenir mug to suit your "all you care to taste" consumption of beer and wine, large crabs, corn on the cob, coleslaw, and potato chips. Participating businesses include Foster’s, Heavy Seas, Corazón Tequila, and many more. The VIP tent has its own bathrooms and access to live entertainment. VIPers can also purchase pitchers, which can be refilled for free at the Heavy Seas tent. A portion of the proceeds from this event will go to A Giving Spirit Foundation, which raises awareness of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.
Must be 21 years old with valid ID to gain entry.
137 National Plz.
National Harbor, Maryland 20745Get Directions