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The Weekend Round-Up: September 20-21

Fall officially begins this weekend, and there are so many ways to welcome it. Opt for a quintessential autumn activity and head to a farm for hayrides, corn mazes, and pumpkin patches, or join an urban festival on a hip … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: September 15-19

Monday – Visit the National Geographic Museum to see the brand new Spinosaurus: Lost Giants of the Cretaceous. All ages can enjoy the exhibit, whether it’s to learn about the discovery of the prehistoric beasts or just to gawk at … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: September 12-14

This round-up of weekend happenings comes with a warning: There are so many options for fun activities with the kids, it’ll make your head spin. And that’s just referring to the list below. Dare I suggest checking out the outdoor … Continue reading

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Giveaway! Big Apple Circus Presents “Metamorphosis” Under the Big Top

Step right up! The Big Apple Circus is kicking off its 37th season with the World Premiere of METAMORPHOSIS right here in the DC area. The extravaganza begins on Thursday, September 18, with 23 shows running through Sunday, October 5, … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: September 8-12

Monday – Visit the animals, roam the peaceful grounds, and possibly join in a children’s program at Oxon Hill Farm. Hours are 8am – 4:30pm, and admission is free. Tuesday – Head to one of DC’s most tried and true … Continue reading

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