River Walk Gallery’s 25th Anniversary ! We are announcing that this year is River Walk Gallery's 25th Anniversary ! And we will be celebrating each month as we lead up to the main festive celebration event in October! Please stop by and see our new "Nautical-theme Window Display", as we celebrate being the... Learn More Maritime Festival Harbor District Maritime Festival: Washington’s new annual event- the place where kids and adults alike experience the magic of getting on the water, the beauty of watercrafts, and the richness of our maritime culture. Learn More Celebrating Juneteenth Juneteenth is an annual holiday celebrated on June 19th to mark the end of slavery in the United States. We acknowledge and honor the lives of enslaved people in Washington who helped to construct much of this town’s history. Here is a special blog post by the... Learn More WHDA is a 501(c)3 nonprofit cultivating an economy anchored in local ownership, because local-independent businesses are the cornerstone of our culture, economy, and character. SHOP DINE PLAY STAY Strength in rural places: Anchored in Washington Nation Hahn and Bridgette Cyr (used with permission from EdNC) WHDA’s latest project is our new Harbor District Market in Downtown Washington, NC. Watch the video for scenes from our exciting grand opening.