NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. (WUSA9) -- The first luxury gaming resort in the D.C. area will open on December 8, 2016, the resort announced Monday.

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MGM National Harbor Casino is now also accepting reservations for guests staying starting December 10, 2016.

The resort will include hotel rooms and suites, table games, poker, slot machines, a spa and salon, upscale and casual dining, retail, meeting space, as well as entertainment.

MGM has partnered with Live Nation for events.

The 3,000-seat theater will host concerts, comedy shows, UFC fights, and other special events.

They have partnered with Prince George’s County in an effort to improve the Maryland area and have a long-term impact on the community.

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