FIND FUN HERE...

Chincoteague Island Pony Swim

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

Make Magic @ the Fairy Fest!

Calling all fairies! Experience the magic as Walker Nature Center becomes an enchanted woodland escape...

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...

Outdoor Waterpark Fun

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

Water Wars!

A super wet, super fun day awaits kids at Segra Field...

Can’t-Miss Fun • July

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

Save-the-Date: Totally Trucks!

Step up and right on into many of the big and exciting trucks the Reston Association uses throughout the year...

Free! Farmer’s Market Fun Days

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

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...

Fairfax County 4-H Fair & Carnival

Come one, come all! The 4-H Fair & Carnival offers four days of summer entertainment..

Free! Reptile House @ Kids Club

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

Summer of Sunflowers @ Burnside Farms

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

Hot Air Balloon Festival & Airshow

Watch as hot air balloons take route in the skies, wing walkers amaze the crowds, and planes perform loop-de-loops...

Preschool Wednesdays on the Farm

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

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...

Sprayground & Splash Pad Fun

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

PARENTING

Children’s Fear of the Dark

Fear of the dark often emerges around the time children begin to grasp the concept of risk and danger...

10 Ways to De-Escalate Tantrums

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

Mindfulness in Children

By incorporating mindfulness into a child's routine, parents can help lay the foundation for a lifetime of mental well-being and resilience...

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...

Object Permanence: A Fascinating Developmental Milestone

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

Deciphering the ABCs of Speech Delays in Children

While every child develops at their own pace, these subtle cues might indicate your little one could use some extra support in the communication department...