IT'S HOT! TIME TO COOL OFF...

Sprayground & Splash Pad Fun

Cool off without having to haul all the pool supplies...

Outdoor Waterpark Fun

Escape the summer heat at these wave pools, slides, lazy rivers, and more...

FIND FUN HERE...

Old Town’s Celebration & Fireworks

July in Old Town Alexandria, VA, is packed with plenty of reasons to celebrate...

Summer of Sunflowers @ Burnside Farms

Boasting 70 acres of sunflowers, families are invited to cut their own bouquets...

Today’s Calendar of Fun!

Explore dozens of opportunities to have fun, make memories, and discover something new...

Make Memories: White Water Rafting & Tubing!

Enjoy a heart-pounding experience or a leisurely float down the Shenandoah or Potomac Rivers with your family...

Free! Reptile House @ Kids Club

Kids are invited to enjoy music, magic, movement, and more...

Take a Step Back in Time @ DinoWalk

What makes this particular event so special? It's your chance to see something unique to not only Virginia, but the entire continent...

Chincoteague Island Pony Swim

What's better than a pony? Well, a pony swim, of course...

Can’t-Miss Fun • July

More than fireworks, July is filled with outdoor festivals, parades, celebrations, and more...

Preschool Wednesdays on the Farm

Preschoolers are invited to enjoy some music, games, and stories...

Free! Farmer’s Market Fun Days

Did you know local farmer's' markets are the perfect place to take in some summer fun...

Sesame Street Live: Say Hello

Kids and their families are invited to join Elmo and his puppy named Tango...

Find Your Summer Camps Here!

With one of these summer camps, your child's summer is sure to be packed with fun, learning, friendship, and more...

PARENTING

Object Permanence: A Fascinating Developmental Milestone

Understanding this milestone is not only fascinating, but provides valuable insights into your baby's cognitive growth...

Understanding the Roles of Pediatric Mental Health Professionals

Navigating the complexities of a child's mental and emotional well-being can be challenging for parents and kids alike...

Children & Their Nightmares

While nightmares are a common part of childhood development, it doesn't make them any less distressing for the kids experiencing them...

10 Ways to De-Escalate Tantrums

These ten strategies will help you keep your cool and soothe your little one...

10 Toddler (& Mom) Approved Snacks

More than providing for hungry little ones, the right snack can make or break a toddler's mood...

Raising Strong & Confident Girls

How do we raise girls to be strong, confident future leaders...