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The Weekend Round-Up: January 4-5

Live entertainment, the last of the holidays, museum adventures, and a model rocket launch are all among the recommendations to kick off 2014 on a fun note. And for even more ideas for family recreation over the next couple of … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: December 28-29

Holiday events and live entertainment might dominate this round-up, but you can find plenty beyond that among DC’s ongoing activities and mainstay attractions. For ideas and details, check out the Everyday Play page. Or to plan by weather, go straight … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: December 23-27

Monday: Go bowling! It’s a perfect activity on a rainy day. Lucky Strike in Penn Quarter sets up ramps and bumpers for little bowlers, as do BowlMor AMF and Bowl America, both with several locations in Maryland and Virginia. Or … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: December 21-22

We’re getting 70-degree weather on the weekend that winter officially begins, and I’m barely blinking an eye. That’s because meteorological ironies are starting to become the norm around here. So, even though many of the events in this round-up take … Continue reading

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The U.S. Botanic Garden: A Place for All Seasons

The U.S. Botanic Garden gets a lot of attention this time of year with its fantastic Season’s Greenings exhibit, plus special holiday programs and extended hours that come along with it. The Model Train Railway is always the big draw, … Continue reading

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