Category Archives: Virginia

Where to Play on the Weekdays: August 8-12

Monday – Play paleontologist for a day at Purse State Park, where you can hunt for fossilized shark teeth and other fragments of prehistoric sea creatures. Be sure to check the tide table before you go (select Potomac River and … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: August 5-7

This new batch of events and activities contains all kinds of awesome. But if you want even more ideas for family fun, check out the Everyday Play page, too. Happy Weekend! Harry Potter Symphony Where: Strathmore When: Friday, 8pm Tickets: … Continue reading

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Plan for the 2016 County Fair Season

Where do you get carnival rides and games, farm animals, the junk food gamut, live entertainment, pony rides, piglet races, and wares for sale all in once place? The County Fair. And the season for them is about to begin. … Continue reading

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Ask an Orthodontist: Can Pre-Teens Get Invisalign, Too?

[Note: As my kids grow, KFDC content is growing up with them -- as are the children of many readers who have been following along for awhile. So, while I continue to cover DC-area activities and events, I'll also be … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: August 1-5

Monday – Visit the National Museum of American History to check out the collections and enjoy some interactive fun. Show the kiddos relics from the nation’s past through all kinds of interesting exhibits, including the Innovation Wing where they can … Continue reading

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