Category Archives: All ages

Where to Play on the Weekdays: April 6-10

Monday – It’s going to be a gorgeous spring day! Get out and enjoy it. Tuesday – Get to the root of things at the U.S. Botanic Garden. The new “Exposed” exhibit showcases the importance of roots through visually stunning … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: April 4-5

It’s a holiday weekend, but there’s plenty to do beyond egg hunts and bunny hopping. Root for the home team, celebrate cherry blossom season, enjoy some live entertainment, check out a museum exhibit, or find some great local places to … Continue reading

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Tips for Families Viewing the Cherry Blossoms (2015)

[Note: Since the Capital Weather Gang just pronounced winter over, effective today, it seemed like a good time to reprise the cherry blossom post. This was originally written in 2011 (hence, the now outdated Lost reference) and has been updated … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: March 30 – April 3

Monday – See an amazing collection of model ships, peer into a real periscope, sit in the gun seats of old fighter planes, view naval artifacts hundreds of years old, and much more at the U.S. Navy Museum. Located on … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: March 28-29

Cherry Blossom Festival events, spring and Easter celebrations, museum programs, live entertainment, plus scores of mainstay attractions around the area will keep the whole crew satisfied over the next few days. Happy Weekend! Go Fly a Kite! Where: Washington Monument … Continue reading

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