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Where to Play on the Weekdays: December 30 – January 3

Monday – Visit the National Arboretum on one of the two weekdays it’s open to the public since budget cuts prompted its closing Tuesday through Thursday. Go for nature walks through the woods, visit the Washington Youth Garden, romp in … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: December 23-27

Monday: Go bowling! It’s a perfect activity on a rainy day. Lucky Strike in Penn Quarter sets up ramps and bumpers for little bowlers, as do BowlMor AMF and Bowl America, both with several locations in Maryland and Virginia. Or … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: December 24-28

  Monday -  Watch Santa have some fun on the water before his big night out. For the 27th year, Santa will water ski his way up the Potomac along with knee boarding reindeer, flying elves, the jet-skiing Grinch, and … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: December 2-4

  Holiday activities dominate this weekend round-up, but there are a few non-seasonal recommendations for all the Scrooge types, too.  See a family-friendly film about Andy Warhol, visit Santa in his workshop, jam to folk music for children, sing along … Continue reading

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