Category Archives: DC

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 This was originally written in 2011 (hence, the now outdated Lost reference) and has been updated … Continue reading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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Go Monster Fish at the National Geographic Museum

The National Geographic Museum just debuted its newest exhibit, and true to what I consider their signature style when it comes to these showcases, it’s fascinating and educational and fun all at once. Monster Fish: In Search of the Last … Continue reading

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Save Your Seats for Live Entertainment this Spring

With the new season comes a whole new crop of shows for young audiences! Here’s a round-up of where you can catch some live entertainment throughout spring, listed in order by start date. Tickets are available for all of them … Continue reading

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