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20+ Weekend Opportunities: Dec 14-16, 2018

This weekend is packed with family fun…

Winter Family Swim at Tom Dolan Swim School

Bring your suits and enjoy races and games in their purpose-built heated pool…

The Nutcracker, Performed by the Loudoun Ballet Performing Arts Company

The Loudoun Ballet Performing Arts Company performs The Nutcracker this holiday season…

Visit with Santa Joe at Monkey Joe’s

There are plenty of opportunities to see Santa Claus this season, but only one to see Santa Joe…

Lunch with Santa at The Melting Pot

Who knew Santa loved fondue so much? He’ll be at the Reston Melting Pot…

Noon Yards Eve at The Yards

Enjoy family-friendly, including trackless train rides, inflatable moon bounces, glitter tattoo artists, balloon artistry, music, and more…

Monkey Joe’s Noon Year’s Eve Celebration

Little ones are invited for a day of bouncing fun, highlighted by a Noon Year’s Eve celebration…

Rocknoceros’ New Year’s Eve Party

The Rocknoceros gang — Coach, Willie Bob, and Boogie Woogie Bennie — are excited to welcome 2019 with your little ones…

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Opportunities to See Santa & Friends

Get up-close and personal with this year’s whole cast of holiday-themed characters including Santa Claus, Mrs. Claus, Frosty, and more…

20+ Opportunities to Dine with Santa

Santa needs a good breakfast, too! Join him as he fuels up to get ready for his big day delivering packages to children all over the world…

Holiday Parades

Get up-close and personal with this year’s whole cast of holiday-themed characters including Santa Claus, Mrs. Claus, Frosty, and more…

Indoor/Outdoor Ice Skating Fun

Ice skating offers a fun opportunity no matter the weather with abundant indoor and outdoor opportunities…

New Year’s Eve Events & Opportunities for Families

After the holiday celebrations, tack on some more family-friendly fun at these local and regional New Year’s Eve events…

20+ Arts & Crafts Shows & Holiday Markets

From traditional holiday markets to juried craft shows and bazaars, it’ll be easy to find something for everyone on your list…

5 Places to Track Santa this Christmas

This year, kick your Christmas countdown up a notch with some clever and interactive Santa Trackers…

Photos with Santa

Santa’s sleigh is working overtime around Northern Virginia to ensure you get just the right picture with him…

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Why Do My Teeth Look Misaligned So Soon After Treatment?

I’m in week 7 of Invisalign treatment and my teeth look worse to me than when I started…

Maximize Your Living Room Space

With a few, clever design solutions you can turn your crowded space into the relaxing living room you need…

Home Maintenance Tips to Prepare for the Winter

By spending a fall weekend (or two) now, you can prepare your home for winter weather…

How to Avoid Common Electrical Problems This Winter

As you string up holiday lights, crank up your thermostat, and plug in an electric blanket, home electrical systems have a heavy load to bear during colder months…

Teaching Children Gratitude

We would all like to have children who appreciate what they have (and what they get) and show generosity towards others…

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The DMV Teen Trail: Opportunities for ‘Tweens & Teens

Check out these opportunities that appeal to the older crowd…

Cards for Hospitalized Kids

Cards for Hospitalized Kids spreads hope, joy, and magic to hospitalized kids through uplifting, handmade cards…

Beat the Weather at These DMV Escape Rooms

Your family is invited to unlock a new kind of fun at an Escape Room — an interactive opportunity where you have to work together to solve the clues to make your escape…

The Ultimate Guide to Indoor Play Destinations

Indoor play offers the chance for your little one to make new friends, explore independently, and burn some energy…