Browsing Category : March

Tidal Basin Paddle Boating


Swan boats have arrived at the Tidal Basin and paddle boats rentals are open for business! Save yourself a major headache by making boat reservations and purchasing guaranteed parking in advance. Of course, the best time to paddle is during the cherry blossom season, so plan ahead and you’ll be able to enjoy this activity despite the crowds. Paddle boating…

Outdoor Adventure at Seneca Creek


  This park offers the ultimate outdoor day of play and has plenty of shade and water to keep you cool. Pack up the car (picnic, roller skates, boards, fishing gear, small boats, volleyball, bikes, and whatever else you can fit), drive about an hour, then let the kids run their little hearts out. The playground alone is worth the…

National Arboretum


< See these beautiful grounds on your terms, whether you enjoy hiking, biking, or driving. With nine miles of trails, if you can swing it, bring your bike. The Arboretum offers classes and activities for all levels of plant lovers, including Bonsai workshops, plant swaps, and full moon hikes.  When you’re ready for a break from the heat, go indoors…

Maker Faire NoVa


Maker Faires are happening all over the world! It’s where people come together and share the fruits of their makerspace creations. These makerspaces are where components of S.T.E.A.M. flourish together, encouraging participants to create, share, and become inspired. Come see one of the greatest visual representations of collaborative creation and motivate your friends and family to get making! Things you…