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Where to Play on the Weekdays:
August 29 – September 2

Monday – Walk amid a garden of butterflies at Brookside Garden’s amazing Wings of Fancy exhibit. The seasonal display featuring live butterflies and caterpillars from all over the world is sure to delight! Hours are 10am – 4pm. Admission is … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: August 22-26

Monday – Savor the nice day at the National Arboretum. Explore the plant collections, go for nature walks through the woods, visit the Washington Youth Garden, and see the old Capitol columns. So many ways to enjoy one of the … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: August 19-21

And just like that summer break is coming to an end — for most of us in DC, anyway. But what an outstanding summer it’s been (besides the ridiculous heat). Ours included some great new experiences, a first sleep away … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: August 12-14

The weather will likely be a major factor in your weekend planning, so keep The Great Indoors list handy along with these ideas. Happy Weekend! All’s Fair Where: Montgomery, Prince William, & Howard Counties When: Throughout the weekend Admission: Varies … 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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