Category Archives: Weekdays

Where to Play on the Weekdays: April 21-25

Monday – It’s going to be a superb day for a hike at Great Falls. Whether you opt for the Maryland or Virginia side, you can’t go wrong. Enjoy spectacular views of the falls and rapids from several overlooks, hike … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: April 14-18

Monday – Make your way up to Baltimore to visit the Maryland Science Center, where your crew can explore a variety of exhibits, play in the Kids Room, see an IMAX movie, and much more. Hours are 10am – 5pm. … Continue reading

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Tips for Families Viewing the Cherry Blossoms (2014)

[Note: This was originally posted in 2011 (hence, the now outdated Lost reference) and updated each year. And since the tips always apply, I'm re-posting yet again with a couple more minor updates.] Taking the family to the National Mall … Continue reading

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{Giveaway} Fly Away to Neverland as The Washington Ballet Presents “Peter Pan” at the Kennedy Center

From April 16 – 27, The Washington Ballet is bringing the magic of Peter Pan to the Kennedy Center stage, and you can win a pair of tickets to see it! Here’s the official description of the show: Take a … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: April 7-11

Monday – With rain in the forecast, head to an old standby, the National Museum of Natural History. Visit the Dinosaur exhibit while you can — on April 28, it’s closing for five years as it undergoes renovations. Of course, … Continue reading

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