Shark Week, the annual, week-long TV programming block on Discovery Channel, has become a star of the summer at a time when sports-watching slumps and temperatures rise.
D.C. especially eats up the nature porn, considering the network is based in Silver Spring.
Marriott International, its Maryland-based neighbor, teamed up with Discovery to feature various food and beverage specials and show Shark Week episodes in its many lobby lounges. Thanks to cheesy “Sharknado” buzz and Olympian Michael Phelps’ anticipated swim against a great white shark this year, there are more fin fans than ever.
Here’s a growing list of where to dine, drink, and take in all things shark-related. And stay tuned for a mega celebration in 2018, when Shark Week turns 30.Read More