Category Archives: Park

Where to Play on the Weekdays: October 27-31

Monday – Wander around the beautiful grounds, play in the Children’s Garden, and enjoy a nice fall day outdoors at Brookside Gardens in Wheaton, Md. The park is open sunrise to sunset, the Visitor Center 9am – 5pm. Admission is … Continue reading

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Recreation Galore at Anacostia Park

Anacostia Park, which stretches along the river it’s named for in southeast DC, has been on our recreational radar for a long time. Back in the day (a term I find myself using way too frequently lately), Levi and I … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: October 25-26

Get some early use out of the Halloween costumes, enjoy a variety of live entertainment, celebrate the season, support local schools, pop in for a special museum program, and even more — all in the name of fun. And don’t … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: October 20-24

Monday – Visit the National Arboretum on one of the two weekdays it’s open to the public (it’s closed Tuesday – Thursday). Tour the plant collections, check out the Washington Youth Garden and play in the natural playground, romp at … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: October 18-19

With the leaves beginning to turn colors, seasonal celebrations in full swing, Halloween creeping up, and crisp, cool weather in the forecast, this weekend practically screams autumn. Immerse in it all at one of many events that embrace fall or … Continue reading

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