Apr 5, 2018


Baseball, Brews and Bootcamp: How to Celebrate Opening Day 2018 at The Yards

WHAT: The Yards, one of D.C.’s most exciting waterfront developments, is offering a day-long celebration perfect for people of all ages to kick off Opening Day 2018 on Thursday, April 5. Located just steps from Nationals Park, The Yards offers baseball and happy hour lovers alike the opportunity to partake in some of the District’s most popular deals at the Opening Day celebration. Guests can enjoy watching the Nationals ring in their 2018 season with a craft brew or a culinary home run from one of the many innovative restaurants surrounding the ballpark, along with other regional deals and steals.


Here are some of the deals guests can expect to find at The Yards Opening Day 2018:

Bluejacket will open at 9 a.m., debuting a new pilsner called Love Cats, a classic, hop-forward brew perfect for baseball season, and an outdoor grilling menu featuring sticky ribs, wings, sausage, pulled pork, burgers and more.

Due South Dockside will be open on Opening Day, where Mix 107.3’s Ashley Nickel will be broadcasting live from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Ice Cream Jubilee will add a free mini scoop of their Nats Red Velvet flavor onto any ice cream purchase to guests that show their Opening Day ticket.

Nando’s will offer an all-day happy hour.

Osteria Morini will offer food and beverages on the boardwalk at their waterfront satellite food and drink stand, Morini Piccolo, where they’ll be serving ciabatta sandwiches, salads, charcuterie, beer and wine, and italian desserts such as ice cream sandwiches and tiramisu.

Steadfast Supply will offer 10% off all products and extend hours to 8 p.m.

Takorean will offer $3 craft beers all day.

Trapeze School New York – Washington DC will offer 20% off of a student’s first class. To use, contact the office and provide code “Opening Day 20”.

VIDA Fitness will host an outdoor boot camp class at with trainer Matt Coleman leading the group, which will meet at the Department of Transportation at 6:30 a.m.

Willow will give out a free pair of baseball earrings with a $20 purchase.


In addition to these specials, The Yards will be handing out free swag and giveaways in celebration of Opening Day.


WHERE: The Yards, D.C.’s most exciting waterfront neighborhood for living, dining, shopping and relaxing. 355 Water St. SE, Washington, D.C. 20003. Directions can be found here. The Yards is metro accessible via the Navy Yard Metro on the Green line and Capitol South Metro on the Orange/Blue line. Parking is available on The Yards’ surface parking lots.


WHEN: All day on Opening Day 2018, Thursday, April 5




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