Category Archives: Eats

Fair Play: The 2014 County Fair Season

There aren’t many events where you get farm animals, carnival rides and games, the junk food gamut, live entertainment, pony rides, piglet races, and wares for sale all in once place. But they do happen, and we’re about to get … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: July 21-25

Monday – Make your way to — and through — The Big Maze at the National Building Museum. The new installation, which opened on July 4 and will be there until September 1, is a must-do. The cost is is … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: July 18-20

The glorious effects of the summer Polar Vortex will continue through the weekend, and there are plenty of outdoor happenings where you can take advantage — a flower festival, colonial fair, butterfly and blueberry fest, Nats game, and summer pursuits … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: June 20-22

School is finally ending, and summer is officially starting! Even better, there are some pretty fantastic ways to kick off the new season. Happy Weekend! Welcome, Summer! Where: Throughout the DC-Metro When: All weekend long Admission: Varies by locale Ring … Continue reading

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Fun for All Ages at the 2014 Smithsonian Folklife Festival

It’s going to get extra busy on the National Mall next week — in a great way. The 48th Annual Smithsonian Folklife Festival begins on Wednesday and will feature loads of activities for all ages, including crafts, games, athletics, and … Continue reading

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