Category Archives: Virginia

The Weekend Round-Up: April 29 – May 1

Racing toy ducks, bluegrass and jazz music, French flair, college and carousel celebrations, the arts, science, history, and so much more can be part of your weekend experience. And for activities beyond the round-up, browse the big list of indoor … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: April 25-29

Monday – Wander around the beautiful grounds, play, and relax at Green Spring Gardens in Alexandria. Be sure to stop in the Horticultural Center and ask about the kids’ scavenger hunt to add some extra fun to the outing. Hours … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: April 23-24

Spring is in full swing, and there are so many great ways to make the most of it. Celebrate Earth Day, experience some fairy magic, go all aboard with Thomas, bring your pooch to the farm, be a guest at … Continue reading

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Party On, Kids: Ideas for Birthday Celebrations Around DC

I may have slacked on the annual birthday party post for a few years, but this one, hopefully, will make up for it. It’s full of ideas for hosting children’s celebrations around the area, with recommendations for varying ages, interests, … Continue reading

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History Meets Style at an American Girl Fashion Show (+ Giveaway!)

Girls and their families, friends, and favorite dolls are invited to celebrate the experience of being a girl as the Junior League of Northern Virginia (JNLV) hosts its 3rd annual American Girl Fashion Show. Themed ‚ÄúStyles of Today and Yesterday,” … Continue reading

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