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The Yards Park

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Great place to meet other moms in the area

If you are looking to connect with other DC moms (or nannies) this is the place to go, especially... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2018
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Nice place to hang out

We came out here on a weekend and watched a live band play good music. This area has a good... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
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Reviewed 18 September 2018

If you are looking to connect with other DC moms (or nannies) this is the place to go, especially in the summer. The wading pool is overrun with kids on hot summer days. Parents bring picnics so they don't have to leave, but there are...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We came out here on a weekend and watched a live band play good music. This area has a good boardwalk which is nice to walk on and people watch, there is a shallow pool here as well that young kids especially enjoy. If you're...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 22 August 2018

A park convenient to walking trails along the Anacostia River, to dining and nightlife, to sports venues for Major League Baseball and Soccer, to lodging, housing and government office buildings. Relaxing spaces and recreational spaces in equal measure and a marvelous gathering place for visitors...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 17 August 2018

Headed down for a couple of drinks and some food on a Friday night. Very accessible area from the Metro Green Line. There wasn't a ball game, so probably not as many people in the area. Stopped at a food truck event just outside the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tim S
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

The YardsDC is a new waterfront where you can watch the Washington Nationals baseball game, have lunch or dinner, or shop. The relaxing atmosphere is family friendly to watch concerts and events on Friday night. You can take the Green line to Navy Yard station....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Great venue and very nice location. Close to the ballpark and right on the water. Great place to stroll or people watch. Will get your exercise as it’s a walk to cover it.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Roitz
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Great area to stop by to eat or drink either before or after nationals baseball game. Options include d winery, brewery Mexican margaritas, as well as many more options. We went after the 4th of July game. Very crowded at first and because of heat...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank 216steveq
Reviewed 26 May 2018

I'm a native and we've been waiting on this for more than a decade. Turns out it was worth the wait. The area is simply stunning. Good for a peaceful stroll along the water, stop at the park with the kids, sit in one of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank MelissaPeery
Reviewed 5 January 2018

We had a few hours to spare on our trip to DC and found this beautiful park just blocks away from our hotel. Great location by the water with its own little "wading pool" and fountains to play in (we have a 2 year old)....More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank amandagut
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Nationals Park has spurred very positive development in the area. It is great to see nice things happening along the Anacostia. Yards Park added several new restaurants, green space and water features along the river. It should only get better as the area continues to...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Jamie E
4 October 2016|
Response from Kacy B | Reviewed this property |
Reagan in DC (DCA) but Baltimore may be cheaper and is not much farther (BWI).