Category Archives: All ages

Party On, Kids: Ideas for Birthday Celebrations Around DC

I may have slacked on the annual birthday party post for a few years, but this one, hopefully, will make up for it. It’s full of ideas for hosting children’s celebrations around the area, with recommendations for varying ages, interests, … Continue reading

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History Meets Style at an American Girl Fashion Show (+ Giveaway!)

Girls and their families, friends, and favorite dolls are invited to celebrate the experience of being a girl as the Junior League of Northern Virginia (JNLV) hosts its 3rd annual American Girl Fashion Show. Themed “Styles of Today and Yesterday,” … Continue reading


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Where to Play on the Weekdays: April 18-22

Monday – Play, picnic, and enjoy the surrounding scenery at Hains Point. Drive all the way down, almost to the tip, to reach the playgrounds. They’re set amid a large grassy area with picnic tables and bathrooms right there, too. … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: April 16-17

Seasonal celebrations, educational festivals, live entertainment, outdoor adventures, and much more… these fabulous spring days will be bursting with fun — and this round-up has details on all of it. Happy Weekend! USA Science & Engineering Expo Where: Walter E. … Continue reading

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Enter to Win Tickets to The Emperor’s Nightingale at Adventure Theatre!

In celebration of Asian-Pacific Islander Heritage Month, Adventure Theatre brings to the stage the powerful song of a nightingale in The Emperor’s Nightingale, a world-premiere play directed by Natsu Onoda Power. And you have a chance to win a Family … Continue reading


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