Category Archives: Park

Where to Play on the Weekdays: January 20-23

Tuesday – With relatively warmer temps on the way, plan for some outdoor and indoor time at Potomac Overlook Park in Arlington. Hike the short trails and let the kids romp on the playground, then visit the nature center where … Continue reading

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Explore the Woods and Wetlands at Huntley Meadows Park

I’m a big proponent for getting outdoors no matter the time of year, and when it’s a sunny, 60+ degree day during the winter, well, that’s a no-brainer. The recent spate of warmish weather around Christmas was a perfect case-in-point, … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: December 29 – January 2

Monday – Keep the holiday spirit going at a performance of Tiny Tim’s Christmas Carol, on stage at Adventure Theatre through January 1. Showtimes are 11am and 2pm. Tickets are $19. Tuesday – Make your mark at the National Archives … Continue reading

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Count Down to 2015 with the Kids this New Year’s Eve

If you thought New Year’s Eve celebrations were a thing of the pre-kids past, think again! There are several great ways to ring in 2015 around the area that don’t just welcome, but focus on the younger set. Here’s where … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: December 15-19

Monday – Head to DC’s big train station to check out the little trains. Union Station’s annual Holiday Train Show is back in the Main Hall, featuring an elaborate mountain landscape, plus vintage cars, trees and people, even dogs and … Continue reading

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