Category Archives: Weekdays

Where to Play on the Weekdays: May 23-27

Monday – See the special installations and an evening show at the Kennedy Center, where IRELAND 100 celebrates Irish culture and arts through June 5. View exhibits in the Hall of Nations and Hall of States starting at 10am, or … Continue reading

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Explore the Wild Side of Our National Parks at BioBlitz!

Registration is open for the National Parks BioBlitz in DC this Friday and Saturday, May 20-21. Hosted by the National Park Service (NPS) and National Geographic, BioBlitz is a fast-paced expedition to discover and document the plants and animals that … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: May 16-20

Monday – Hike the woods and wetlands of Huntley Meadows Park in Alexandria. Look for little creatures along the way and stop to take in some gorgeous vistas. Bring along food for a picnic, or plan to grab a bite … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: May 9-13

Monday – Spend some time outdoors at the National Arboretum. Go for nature walks through the woods, visit the Washington Youth Garden, romp in open green spaces and at the old Capitol columns…so many ways to enjoy one of the … Continue reading

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PYOP: Pick Your Own Produce at These Local Farms (2016)

The pick-your-own produce season starts with strawberries in the spring, then continues with more delicious fruits and veggies in the summer and fall. Heading out to the farm to do some picking is among my favorite seasonal activities with the … Continue reading

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