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Where to Play on the Weekdays: January 13-17

Monday – While it’s still warmish (compared to last week, anyway), take the kids to play amid the lovely wooded setting of Cabin John Regional Park. They can climb, swing, jump, slide, and run on the sprawling Adventure Playland. Unfortunately, … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: January 6-10

Monday – Head out to Dulles for Air & Space exploration beyond the District. The Steven F. Udvar Hazy Center showcases flight artifacts they can’t fit into the museum on the Mall. See all kinds of air and space crafts, … 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 16-20

Monday: Head to the big train station to check out the little trains. Union Station’s annual Holiday Train Show is back in the Main Hall, featuring 3 G-Scale LGB Steam Locomotives running on 200 feet of track, a mountain landscape … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: December 2-6

Monday – Go play at Clemyjontri, the brilliantly colored, sprawling playground in McLean that accommodates kids of all abilities. Hours are 7am to dusk, and admission is free. Tuesday – Enjoy storytime at the National Building Museum’s Book of the … Continue reading

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