It's really difficult to narrow down a list of free things to do in Washington this summer--or anytime of year, for that matter. But here's a starting point for families looking to experience some of the best D.C. has to offer--for adults as well as kids! l. Visit the National Zoo 2. Take a free kid-friendly walking tour of major sites in the city (including Arlington Cemetery) 3. … [Read more...] about 10 Free Family Friendly Things to Do in Washington, D.C.
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Here's our list of things to do with kids in Baltimore from attractions to festivals, family friendly restaurants and even a few suggestions on where to sleep when you're ready to crash. Go wild for art at the three-day free Artscape street festival See art at its most kooky and kinetic at the American Visionary Art Museum Ride the first mile of rail laid in America at the … [Read more...] about 37 Things to Do with Kids on a Road Trip to Baltimore
When's the last time you took in a baseball game at Nationals Stadium? Here are some incentives to get you going: Bud and Baseball -- Get a FREE Budweiser 16 oz. draft beer with each ticket purchased, starting at just $20. GovX Deals -- The Nationals thank military, first responders, government employees, and public school teachers with a special ticket offer. Harris Teeter Family … [Read more...] about 6 Ways to Save at Nationals Games
Root for the Redskins and do it in style with Club Level seats at FedEx Field, where you'll see some of the NFL's best battle the Skins. From elite sideline views in the 300 section, you'll feast on food options such as Ben's Chili Bowl and Phillips Seafood, or step away to dine at sit-down eateries like MGM National Harbor Club and Hooters. With big-screen TVs hanging everywhere, you'll never … [Read more...] about Discount Tickets to Watch Redskins Games in Style With Club Level Seating
The Chesapeake & Ohio Canal stretches 184.5 miles from Georgetown to Cumberland, Maryland, and Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historic Park offers entertainment and recreation options for visitors all year. From April to October, you can take mule-drawn boat trips. Trails provide options for hikers, bikers and jobbers. The park has seven visitors centers spread among its length. … [Read more...] about Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historic Park
Summers in the Washington, D.C. area can be brutally hot and humid. There is no better outdoor fun than to enjoy the day swimming or splashing around in the cool waters of the many splash fountains scattered around the city. Here is a list of the main locations for you to visit this summer. We'll add more as we discover them. Palisades Spray Park - 5200 Sherier Place … [Read more...] about Splash Fountains/Pools in or Near Washington, D.C.
U Don't Kno Jack is a comedy show featuring different types of standup. Each week of the month has a twist: l -- Normal stand up 2 -- Scenes from a TV 3 -- Live music on stage 4 -- Skip this joke 5 -- Wild 6 -- UHO Admission is free. 8 PM Wednesdays Town Tavern DC 2323 18th Street Northwest Washington, DC 20009 … [Read more...] about Free Comedy Wednesdays at U Don’t Kno Jack
Enjoy a 50-minute getaway from the hustle and bustle of the city with fresh air and stunning views of Washington, D.C.'s famous monuments from the Potomac River. On this outing, you'll pass the Washington Monument, Roosevelt Hall, Titanic Memorial and more, all accompanied by fun facts about the history of our nation's capitol. And if you find yourself hungry or thirsty, there's a full bar and … [Read more...] about Discounts on a Daytime Cruise along the Potomac River