Things to Do

Dad and child at the stadium for the Washington Nationals

Father’s Day Activities Abound in the DMV

  Father’s Day is your chance to plan a perfect day for Dad and show him how much he means to your family. Skip the...
Washington Family June 2022 Top 20 calendar

Top 20 Family Events for June

Click the images below to download this Top 20 calendar as a PDF. This roundup of family events appears in the June 2022 issue of Washington FAMILY.
Best Ice Cream Shops DC

10 Local Ice Cream Shops We Love

These mom-and-pop shops have some of the most unique flavors we've ever tried.
funny child chef cooked a spicy pizza with chilli

Best Kids’ Cooking and Baking Experiences in the DMV

Is your child a budding gourmet? Soon your little one could be making you pancakes every morning, not just on Mother’s Day and Father's...

Activities to Keep Your Child’s Party Going

You’ve sent invitations, bought decorations, made a list (and checked it twice) … now you’re ready to throw your child the best birthday party...
Mother's Day flower arrangement

Mother’s Day Award Ribbon Craft

  Mother’s Day celebrates motherhood and the contribution of mothers to society. Did you know that the holiday is celebrated worldwide as an international day...
Washington Family Top 10 calendar May 2022

Top 10 Family Events for May in the DMV

Click the images below to download this Top 10 calendar as a PDF. This roundup of family events appears in the May 2022 issue of Washington FAMILY.
Virginia Ballet Company and School

Washington Family Camp Directory: Arts and STEM

Summer is a time for kids to choose what they learn. The "summer slide" doesn't have to be a reality when there are a...
Focus Family Martial Arts Academy

Washington FAMILY Sports Directory: Training and Instruction

  Get your head in the game with the help of these instructional and training facilities in the DMV. Children of all ages can develop skills...
How to go backyard camping at home this summer

Washington Family Camp Directory: Day and Overnight Camps

Explore these Maryland and Virginia day camps and overnight camps below, and more camps in our January Summer Camp Directory. An online summer camp guide...