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MGM National Harbor Welcomes Guests to New Gaming Experiences

MGM National Harbor Welcomes Guests to New Gaming Experiences

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. (December 8, 2016) – MGM National Harbor has set the new standard for gaming as the highly anticipated property opened Thursday, Dec. 8. With more than 125,000 square feet of vibrant gaming space, MGM National Harbor will quickly become the region’s most advanced, high-tech industry leader.


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MGM National Harbor Sets Unforgettable Impression with Monumental East Coast Debut

MGM National Harbor Sets Unforgettable Impression with Monumental East Coast Debut

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md., (December 9, 2016) – MGM National Harbor made its historic debut in the Capital Region during a series of official grand opening festivities on Thursday, December 8. Delivering incredible views of Washington, D.C.’s iconic monuments and unrivaled room, spa, entertainment, shopping and dining offerings, the $1.4 billion resort introduced an experience unlike anything on the East Coast.


VEGAS ON THE POTOMAC: MGM NATIONAL HARBOR OPENS TODAY OVERLOOKING NATION’S CAPITAL

VEGAS ON THE POTOMAC: MGM NATIONAL HARBOR OPENS TODAY OVERLOOKING NATION’S CAPITAL

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md., (December 8, 2016) - Prominently situated on a hill overlooking the Potomac, MGM National Harbor will open its doors to the public at 11 p.m. tonight, introducing the first luxury gaming resort to the Capital Region. The debut marks an entirely new generation of entertainment and hospitality projects in the U.S.: a fully integrated resort in the heart of a major metropolitan area.   


The Conservatory at MGM National Harbor Features Spectacular Seasonal Floral Displays

The Conservatory at MGM National Harbor Features Spectacular Seasonal Floral Displays

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md.(December 6, 2016) – As guests step into MGM National Harbor they’re greeted by a vibrant horticultural scene that immediately engages all of the senses. Envisioned by renowned designer Ed Libby, the MGM National Harbor Conservatory is a must-visit destination in the Capital Region. 


Dining



Farm-to-Bed: Marcus Samuelsson Launches In-Room Dining at MGM National Harbor

Farm-to-Bed: Marcus Samuelsson Launches In-Room Dining at MGM National Harbor

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md., (December 1, 2016) – Every guestroom and suite at MGM National Harbor will double as a dining destination as James Beard Award-winning chef Marcus Samuelsson debuts his first room service experience at the $1.4 billion resort opening Dec. 8. The Ethiopian-born, Sweden-raised celebrated chef revives American comfort classics with gourmet cuisine worthy of a heralded restaurant, yet specially crafted to be enjoyed in the serenity of guests’ private retreats.


Always Bet on Shack: Shake Shack at MGM National Harbor

Always Bet on Shack: Shake Shack at MGM National Harbor

NEW YORK, NY (November 29, 2016) — MD is the place to be! Shake Shack® is proud to announce that it will open its second Maryland location at MGM National Harbor Thursday, December 8 at 11PM. The Shack will neighbor National Market, the resort's food hall that will boast  nine unique fast-casual culinary venues, an open floor plan and vibrant indoor and outdoor seating overlooking the glistening Potomac River. 


MGM National Harbor Opens Reservations for Powerhouse Restaurant Lineup

MGM National Harbor Opens Reservations for Powerhouse Restaurant Lineup

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. (November 17, 2016) – Reservations are officially open for the highly anticipated restaurants at MGM National Harbor featuring original concepts from celebrated chefs including José Andrés, Marcus Samuelsson and Michael & Bryan Voltaggio. 


Entertainment & Nightlife



MGM National Harbor Sets Sights on Leading Entertainment in the Capital Region

MGM National Harbor Sets Sights on Leading Entertainment in the Capital Region

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. – MGM National Harbor is prepared to deliver the best in entertainment as the resort gets set to open The Theater at MGM National Harbor Thursday, Dec. 15. The 3,000-seat venue at the $1.4 billion resort and casino will become the entertainment epicenter of the Capital Region and the area’s first-of-its-kind to be integrated into a resort. The Theater will host A-list performers and high-profile events – normally reserved for large-scale arenas – in an intimate setting with unrivaled amenities. 


The Theater at MGM National Harbor Partners Exclusively with Live Nation for Booking and Ticketing Services

The Theater at MGM National Harbor Partners Exclusively with Live Nation for Booking and Ticketing Services

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. – (December 8, 2016)MGM National Harbor has joined forces with Live Nation, one of the world’s leading live entertainment companies, to develop a world-class lineup for The Theater at MGM National Harbor. The 3,000-seat venue at the $1.4 billion resort and casino is the entertainment epicenter of the Capital Region and is the area’s first of its kind to be integrated in a resort. Together, MGM National Harbor and Live Nation deliver A-list performers and high-profile events – normally reserved for large-scale arenas – to an intimate setting with unrivaled amenities. Ticketing for the venue is handled exclusively by Ticketmaster, a Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. company and the world’s leading ticketing provider.
 


The Theater at MGM National Harbor Design Narrative

The Theater at MGM National Harbor Design Narrative

The Theater at MGM National Harbor provides an unmatched experience for guests, allowing them the opportunity to see legends of the entertainment industry in an intimate, 3,000-seat setting. Event-goers have a variety of amenities to elevate their resort visit. Whether it’s enjoying a stay in a luxury suite, viewing the public fine art collection or sampling the cuisine of one of the country’s most acclaimed chefs, MGM National Harbor offers a host of options to create an unforgettable night out or an exciting weekend away from home.



Community



MGM National Harbor Champions Diversity and Community Commitment as a Leading New Employer in the Capital Region

MGM National Harbor Champions Diversity and Community Commitment as a Leading New Employer in the Capital Region

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. (December 7, 2016) – MGM National Harbor announces that it has met and exceeded all of its commitments to Prince George’s County, Md. under the Community Benefits Agreement. The luxury casino resort, which opened on December 8, has hired 48 percent of its 4,000 employees from the County and donated more than $1 million to local organizations. Ahead of its Grand Opening, MGM National Harbor has achieved results that set a new precedent for diversity and inclusion by a large employer, and are historic for any project of this scale in the State of Maryland.


MGM National Harbor to be Presidential Sponsor of 2016 Taste of DC

MGM National Harbor to be Presidential Sponsor of 2016 Taste of DC

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md., (October 5, 2016) – MGM National Harbor, the luxury casino resort opening December 8 in Prince George’s County, will be the Presidential Sponsor of Washington, D.C.’s  Taste of DC, the region’s largest food, beer and wine festival. This annual, two-day culinary adventure, which attracts more than 50,000 attendees, takes place Saturday, October 8 from 1 to 8 p.m. and Sunday, October 9 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. along four city blocks on “America’s Main Street”, historic Pennsylvania Avenue, between 3rd  and 7th Streets, NW.
 


MGM National Harbor to Sponsor 2016 King Street Art Festival

MGM National Harbor to Sponsor 2016 King Street Art Festival

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md., (September 13, 2016)MGM National Harbor, the luxury casino resort opening later this year in Prince George’s County, will be the Premier Sponsor of King Street Art Festival, presented by Howard Alan Events. This annual arts and cultural event, which attracts more than 50,000 residents and visitors, will take place Saturday, Sept. 17 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 18 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia. Festival booths will line King Street between Washington and Union streets, and feature more than six blocks of artwork by more than 250 artists from the U.S. and abroad. Admission is free.


Development



JLL Partners with Maryland’s Newest Resort Experience MGM National Harbor

WASHINGTON D.C. (February 12, 2016)  JLL today announced that it has been retained by MGM Resorts International to lease the luxury retail promenade in its newest development, MGM National Harbor. The property is located at the intersection of I-95 and I-295 in Prince George’s County, Maryland, and is expected to open in the fourth quarter of 2016.


MGM National Harbor Celebrates 100th Minority Business Enterprise Milestone

MGM National Harbor Celebrates 100th Minority Business Enterprise Milestone

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md., (October 15, 2015)  MGM National Harbor, LLC, a subsidiary of MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM), announced today a contract has been awarded to its 100th Minority Business Enterprise (MBE), Parkinson Construction Company, who will provide concrete masonry services as part of the development of the $1.4 billion integrated resort project.


Crystal Steel Awarded Contract for Metals Materials on MGM National Harbor Development

Crystal Steel Awarded Contract for Metals Materials on MGM National Harbor Development

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md., (July 23, 2015) MGM National Harbor, LLC, a subsidiary of MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM), has announced that Crystal Steel Fabricators has been awarded a contract to provide miscellaneous metals for the MGM National Harbor project. 



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