Fourth of July Fireworks in the Washington DC Area Find 4th of July fireworks and Independence Day celebrations on the National Mall and around the capital region in Maryland and Virginia. Independence Day at Mount Vernon July 4, 2015. The Red, White and Blue event features musical performances, a wreathlaying… read more →
Schools are Out! Throughout the school year, many books are purchased for reading assignments. After the assignment is completed, most commonly those books are pushed to the back of the locker or the students closet at home. Now is a perfect time to take those already read books and donate… read more →
UniverSoul Circus June 24-July 19, 2015. National Harbor, MD. Enjoy a big top showcase bursting with action-packed performances, colorful lights, pulsating music and international soul Smithsonian Folklife Festival June 24- 28 and July 1-5, 2015. National Mall, Washington DC. The festival includes daily and evening music and dance performances,… read more →
Looking for a special way to spend Father’s Day this year? Here are some ideas of ways to spend some family time with Dad on Father’s Day in Washington, DC, Maryland and Northern Virginia. Father’s Day Brunch Take Dad out to brunch this Father’s Day. Here are some suggested restaurants… read more →
Northern Virginia Summer Brewfest June 20-21, 2015 Bull Run Regional Park, Centreville, VA. Enjoy a beer festival with food, live entertainment and children’s activities. Taste of Reston June 19-20, 2015 Reston Town Center. Enjoy a variety of food from the region’s finest eateries, live music, activities and games. Admission and… read more →
We all know about little hidden gems, whether in Virginia, Maryland or D.C., where our children aren’t the only ones having fun at the park. It’s safe to admit there is a child in all of us; no matter the age. My favorite is Burke Lake Park where there are bike… read more →
USAF Cycling Classic June 13-14, 2015 Cycling event in Crystal City, VA to help members of the United States military who have sustained Traumatic Brain Injuries. Capital Pride June 13-14, 2015 A street festival and parade celebrate pride in the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender communities in Washington, DC.
Imagination Bethesda June 6, 2015, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Bethesda, MD. A children’s street festival featuring costume characters, face painters, dance troupes, theatre performances and a variety of hands-on arts activities. Green Festival June 5-7, 2015. Washington Convention Center. Washington DC. The event focuses on sustainability education and green products… read more →