Junior Ranger Program

The Junior Ranger program offers young visitors the opportunity to join the NPS family as Junior Rangers by participating in activities unique to each park…

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Touch-a-Truck Opportunities

Check out these opportunities to get up close and personal with some pretty heavy machinery…

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Sensory-Friendly Movie Opportunities in Northern Virginia

The Northern Virginia area boasts many opportunities for children and adults with abilities to enjoy sensory-friendly viewing of their favorite movies…

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Free Pre-K Pass to Kings Dominion

Children are invited to enjoy unlimited visits to Kings Dominion throughout the 2018 season just by registering for the Kings Dominion Pre-K Pass online…

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Free for 4th Graders: Every Kid in a Park

Encouraging fourth graders to connect with America’s beautiful lands and natural treasures, the Every Kid in a Park initiative, a free program, is the perfect push to get kids outside and away from their screens…

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Kids Eat for $1 on Saturday Night!

On Saturday nights, kids eat for $1 with an adult purchase of $6.99 or more…

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Fall-Time Fun: Apple Picking

Not only is apple-picking a great way to spend the day with your family, but it also provides an opportunity to show children where this kid-favorite fruit really comes from…

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Freshwater Swimming — Lakes, Bays, Quarries, & More!

There are many opportunities I’ll drive for — and a freshwater swim in a lake, bay, or quarry is definitely one of them…

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10+ Planetariums With Public Programs for Star-Gazing

With an abundance of local options for planetarium visits and program offerings, studying the stars, planets, and the sky has never been more exciting…

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Amazon Services Every Parent Needs to Know About

Amazon is a household name and a convenient resource for parents — check out these features offered with families in mind…

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