Tag Archives: DC Winter Activities

Ice Slidin’ Away at St. Elizabeths East

My friend, Torey, gets the credit for finding this one. I completely missed the DCist post about the ice slide at St. Elizabeths East Gateway Pavilion. But, thankfully, my peops look out for me (and KFDC), so I was able … Continue reading

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The Snowman Stampede: Light Up the Night 5k

Light shows that dazzle with miles of twinkling scenes through area parks are some of the most anticipated delights of the holiday season. And this year you can enjoy one in a whole new way: The first ever Snowman Stampede: … Continue reading

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NSO in Your Neighborhood

Want to expose the kids to a variety of symphonic sounds and enjoy some free music yourself? You’ll be able to do that in the week ahead as the National Symphony Orchestra presents free activities in the U Street, Shaw, … Continue reading

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Shakespeare at Six

  It never would have occurred to me to take Owen to see a Shakespeare play had the Shakespeare Theatre Company not hosted Family Week as A Midsummer Night’s Dream runs at Sidney Harman Hall.  After all, I didn’t get … Continue reading

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