SOURCE: Marriott International

Marriott International

October 16, 2012 16:24 ET

Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center to Host Yappy Hour on Friday, October 19th

Attendees Can Enter to Win a "Breakfast Weekend for Two"

GAITHERSBURG, MD--(Marketwire - Oct 16, 2012) - The Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center is going to the dogs on Friday, October 19th as the Gaithersburg, MD hotel gets set to host its first Yappy Hour on the outside patio. The event will take place from 4 to 8 p.m., weather permitting. 

Additionally, all attendees can enter to win a "Breakfast Weekend for Two" hotel deal which includes a weekend room night at this hotel near Germantown, MD and breakfast for two the next morning.

Area dog lovers are invited to bring along their furry friends to enjoy complimentary gourmet dog treats prepared by the hotel's Executive Chef:

  • Peanut Butter Banana Biscuits
  • Maple Bacon Biscuits
  • Heavenly Health Dog Biscuits (for those on a diet)

There will also be goodie bags by featured partner Bark! which has five pet stores offering products that are healthy, ecologically sustainable, and socially responsible.

Human guests will be able to enjoy dining on 20% off all Lounge Food Menu items with the following featured drinks as well as wine and beer specials:

  • Barking Mad (Whiskey, Amaretto, and Sour Mix)
  • K9-11 (Rum, Malibu, Pineapple Juice, and Grenadine)
  • Greyhound (Vodka and Grapefruit Juice)
  • Old Yeller (Tequila, Pineapple, and Orange Juice) 

The Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center is located at 9751 Washingtonian Boulevard. For additional information on the Yappy Hour Event, visit or call 301-212-6113.

The Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center hotel near downtown DC is an ideal gathering place for leisure and business travelers alike. The hotel is conveniently situated in the suburbs of Washington, DC and close to a variety of local companies, including the Department of Energy, Lockheed Martin, NIST and the FDA. Overlooking a picturesque lake, the hotel offers 284 residential-style guest rooms with unique amenities including Marriott's signature bedding package and the ultra-adaptable Plug-In technology panel. Guests can dine at the hotel's Gaithersburg restaurant on the outdoor patio and enjoy shopping and the Rio Entertainment Complex within walking distance. The hotel also features event spaces ideal for meetings and social events. For additional hotel information, call 1-301-590-0044 or visit

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