Category Archives: Nature

Where to Play on the Weekdays: August 18-22

Monday – Head out to Dulles for Air & Space exploration beyond the District. The Steven F. Udvar Hazy Center showcases flight artifacts they can’t fit into the museum on the Mall. See all kinds of air and space crafts, … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: August 15-17

There’s never a lack of things to do in DC, and this round-up (plus this list of ongoing activities) are proof of that. Happy Weekend! All’s Fair… Where: Montgomery and Prince William Counties When: Friday & Saturday Admission: Varies You’ve … Continue reading

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Wander & Wonder at Green Spring Gardens

A few weeks ago, as I was updating The Best Places in the DC Area to Enjoy a Beautiful Day Outdoors with the Kids, I did a quick read through the comments and realized something: My memory is shot. Because … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: August 11-15

Monday – Head on down to the county fair. Both the Montgomery and Prince William County Fairs are going on right now, with everything from carnival rides to farm animals to live entertainment. And it’s Family Day at Montgomery, when … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: August 8-10

A little vacation time doesn’t get in the way of keeping you abreast of DC fun. Here’s what’s happening back home this weekend, and the Everyday Page is always a good browse for more ongoing pursuits. Happy Weekend! Fair Play … Continue reading

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