On-Demand & Hourly Childcare Guide


From the need to run errands, attend a doctor’s appointment, or even make it to work when school is canceled, there are a variety of hourly, drop-off childcare opportunities in Northern Virginia.

Wishing Tree
Whether you’re in a pinch or just need some time without the kids, Wishing Tree is the area’s go-to for on-demand childcare.

Once Upon a Dream
This hidden treasure for children and parents alike also offers drop-in childcare at two Northern Virginia locations.

Pump It Up
Not only is your kid’s favorite destination for daily fun, but a parent’s destination for drop-off childcare, too…

Plus, check out these related opportunities:

Snow Day Camps, Hosted by Fairfax County Park Authority
When the snow and ice begin to fall, and schools begin to close, parents can take advantage of the Fairfax County Park Authority’s Snow Day Camps.

Co-Working Spaces That Offer Childcare
Juggling parenthood and a career is hard — flexibility is not often a word associated with the two ideas.

Parent’s Night Out Events & Opportunities
Everyone needs a night out with the kiddos, click here to plan yours.


Disclaimer/Terms: These opportunities are subject to last minute cancellations and changes that might not be reflected in this DullesMoms.com post. Please, always confirm by calling/clicking.


Related Articles

Aerial Challenge Adventures in the DMV

These exciting, high-energy opportunities elevate fun to a whole new level…

Museums for All Ages in the DMV

The DMV boasts plenty of museum choices that appeal to a wide variety of ages and interests…

Touch & Play Children’s Museums

Children’s museums are an oasis of touch-and-play opportunities for kids and kids-at-heart…

Laser Tag in the DMV

More than strategy and teamwork, laser tag is just good ole’ fun…

11+ Nature Centers Worth Checking Out

Our community is lucky to have such active park systems that offer nature centers…

Can’t-Miss Live Entertainment for Kids & Families

Live entertainment is the perfect opportunity to see your favorite singer, artist, or story come alive on stage…