Category Archives: Maryland

Caching in Around DC

I love a good scavenger hunt. That thrill of successfully navigating the unknown, solving a puzzle, or locating hidden “treasure,” is so satisfying and often super fun. So, it’s kind of surprising that until a few weeks ago we had … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: June 30 – July 4

Monday – Play it cool at a spraypark! The Palisades Playground includes a wet area with a water slide, sprinklers, and get rave reviews. And the dry area sounds super fun, too. Hours are 10am – 7pm. Admission is free. … Continue reading

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2014 Independence Day Celebrations

Our lovely city is one of the most exciting places to be this time of year, as people from all over the world to celebrate America‚Äôs birthday. And from fireworks on the National Mall and concerts at the Capitol to … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: June 27-29

So much to experience on this summer weekend — DC’s biggest annual festival, carnival fun, music and theatre, museum programs, local heritage, and more! Details below and bonus ideas when your browse the blog. Happy Weekend! Smithsonian Folklife Festival Where: … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: June 23-27

Monday – DC public pools and spray parks are now open daily! Jump in or splash around for free (or a small fee in you’re not a DC resident). Check the DC DPR website for locations and hours — find … Continue reading

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