Category Archives: Play

Make a Family Day of it at National Harbor this Summer

We’ve been to National Harbor several times since it opened back in 2008. The waterfront destination on the Potomac River in Prince George’s County, Md, hosts annual holiday events, was home to the National Children’s Museum for awhile, and has … Continue reading


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Where to Play on the Weekdays: July 13-17

Monday – Hit the BEACH at the National Building Museum. Surely you’ve heard about the outrageously fun interactive installation by now. But in case you haven’t, it’s the must-do in DC this summer. Hours are 10am – 5pm. Admission is … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: May 29-31

A wacky (& wonderful) celebration of bikes, folk music, summer fun, a wine fest, a pop culture convention, live entertainment, and even more awesome activities are among your options for family fun this weekend. And you can find even more … Continue reading


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Play with Extra Zip at Beauvoir Outdoors

A few weeks ago, when the kids and I went to Flower Mart at the National Cathedral with friends, one of the highlights of that outing actually wasn’t even part of the event itself. It was the amazing playground located … Continue reading

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Spring Flowers & Year-Round Attractions at the National Cathedral

There are certain weekends throughout the year that you can count on being packed with awesome annual events. On one hand, that’s a great thing — who doesn’t love having their pick of terrific things to do? On the other … Continue reading

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