It’s a BEER BATTLE at Flight Deck at The Capital Wheel

Just when you thought your weekend couldn’t get any better, the Flight Deck at The Capital Wheel is hosting their first beer battle. This weekend, the National Harbor plays host to the National Harbor Wine & Food Festival. So what better way to end the day riding The Capital Wheel and sampling six great beers?

Flight Deck with Cap Wheel

On Saturday, April 28 and Sunday, April 29 from 6-9 p.m head out to Flight Deck where you can sample six different beers and vote for their favorite. The top two beers with the most votes will be featured on the Flight Deck’s summer menu. The 6 beers in the competition include:

  • Port City Optimal Whit- Belgian Style White Ale
  • Blue Moon Mango Wheat- Fruit Wheat Beer
  • Flying Dog Tropical Bitch- Belgian IPA
  • Fly Dog Summer Rental- Grapefruit Radler
  • Corona Premier
  • Charm City Strawberry Ginger Meade

The Capital Wheel is located at National Harbor and features 42 climate-controlled gondolas (including National Harbor One, the VIP gondola). The ride takes approximately 12 to 15 minutes and is visible from the top of the Washington Monument, National Cathedral, Alexandria and Prince George’s County. Flight Deck is the outdoor lounge just outside the wheel and offers beer, wine, champagne and soft drinks.

Red Blue Evening Capital Wheel

For more information about Beer Battle click HEREGuests must 21 or older to participate and are encouraged to ride The Capital Wheel before or after visiting The Flight Deck.

Ticket price for: Adults $15, Children 3-11 yrs $11.25 and Seniors $13.50

For more information about The Capital Wheel and Flight Deck visit

Photos courtesy of The Capital Wheel at National Harbor,
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