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10:00 AM Constitution-in-Action Learning ... @ National Archives
Constitution-in-Action Learning ... @ National Archives
Jul 1 @ 10:00 AM – Jul 9 @ 2:00 PM
Constitution-in-Action Learning Lab Family Program @ National Archives | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Families are able to take on the role of researchers and archivists for a day! During a two-hour simulation in the National Archives Museum’s Boeing Learning Center, you are invited to help the President and[...]
10:00 AM Tiny Tots – The Mother Goose Cab... @ The Puppet Co. Playhouse
Tiny Tots – The Mother Goose Cab... @ The Puppet Co. Playhouse
Jul 1 @ 10:00 AM – Jul 5 @ 10:00 AM
Tiny Tots - The Mother Goose Caboose @ The Puppet Co. Playhouse | Glen Echo | Maryland | United States
Mother Goose introduces us to her friends, including Leonardo the Lion, Kelly, a near-sighted duckling, Doofus, the dog, and many more! Reminder: Everyone needs a ticket, including infants. Running Time: 30 minutes Recommended: 0-4 Dates:[...]
Jul
5
Sun
11:00 AM Civil War Tours to Treasure @ Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Civil War Tours to Treasure @ Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Jul 5 @ 11:00 AM
Civil War Tours to Treasure @ Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Families get a personal docent-led tour of the exhibition How the Civil War Changed Washington and participate in a self-guided treasure hunt activity. Kids receive a free museum token for finishing the hunt. Each Tours[...]
11:00 AM Smithsonian Folklife Festival: Peru @ National Mall
Smithsonian Folklife Festival: Peru @ National Mall
Jul 5 @ 11:00 AM
Smithsonian Folklife Festival: Peru @ National Mall | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Peru boasts a stunning vertical landscape that integrates a diversity of cultures and ecosystems. Experience these unique connections through cooking and craft demonstrations, music and dance performances, ritual and celebratory processions, and discussions. Events begin[...]
12:00 PM Free Community Day: July @ National Museum of Women in the Arts
Free Community Day: July @ National Museum of Women in the Arts
Jul 5 @ 12:00 PM
Free Community Day: July @ National Museum of Women in the Arts | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
The first Sunday of every month is a Community Day at NMWA, with free admission to the public. Take this opportunity to explore current exhibitions as well as the museum’s collection. This calendar item is[...]

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July 4 & 5, 2015

Includes 4th of July Celebrations [yes, Fireworks!], Women’s World Cup, 49th Smithsonian Folklife Festival, & MORE!

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Event information is subject to change or weather cancellation.

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Learn to Build a Minions Scooter
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Saturday, July 4 ∙ 9:00 am ∙ FREE!
Come learn how to build a Minions Scooter. Hands-on workshops; designed for children ages 5 – 12. … [Read More]

The Great Escape Room ∙ Washington DC Review & July Discount

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The Great Escape Room

A Real Life Room Escape Game

New Tourist Attraction in Washington DC, DuPont Circle!

Are you a Super Sleuth? Are you the next Sherlock Holmes or Watson? You and your team are needed! The Great Escape Room is a real-life room escape game based on the popular computer and mobile phone escape games. Escape games are the newest craze sweeping the nation – a fun, team-building, brain-busting experience! After entering a room with your team of up to 12 people (varies depending upon location), the door is locked behind you. 60 minutes are on the [Read More]

Opening Fall 2015-The Children’s Guild DC Public Charter School

RDU TENNIS ∙ SUMMER CAMP {DISCOUNT & GIVEAWAY}

Family Treasure Hunt Cruise on the Boomerang Pirate Ship

Explore the Indiana Jones Exhibit at the National Geographic Museum

$8.50 Movie Tickets: Any Movie, Any Time

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Things to Do in Washington DC 4th of July Weekend

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Free Things to Do in Washington DC 4th of July Weekend

July 4 & 5, 2015

Includes 4th of July Celebrations [yes, Fireworks!], Women’s World Cup, 49th Smithsonian Folklife Festival, & MORE!

Always call or check the event website before heading out;

Event information is subject to change or weather cancellation.

***Visit our Calendar & Weekly Arts & Entertainment Blog Post for additional happenings.*** 

Learn to Build a Minions Scooter
Home Depot
Saturday, July 4 ∙ 9:00 am ∙ FREE!
Come learn how to build a Minions Scooter. Hands-on workshops; designed for children ages 5 – 12. … [Read More]

The Great Escape Room ∙ Washington DC Review & July Discount

The Great Escape Room with DC Thrifty Mom

The Great Escape Room

A Real Life Room Escape Game

New Tourist Attraction in Washington DC, DuPont Circle!

Are you a Super Sleuth? Are you the next Sherlock Holmes or Watson? You and your team are needed! The Great Escape Room is a real-life room escape game based on the popular computer and mobile phone escape games. Escape games are the newest craze sweeping the nation – a fun, team-building, brain-busting experience! After entering a room with your team of up to 12 people (varies depending upon location), the door is locked behind you. 60 minutes are on the [Read More]

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50% Off Children’s Tennis Camp

REGAL SUMMER MOVIE EXPRESS 2015 ∙ ADMISSION ONLY $1

Monster Jam Roars Into Town for Racing & Freestyle Action

UniverSoul Circus: A Multicultural Extravaganza

Hersheypark: Roller Coasters, Water Slides, a Zoo & More

Upcoming Events

Jul
1
Wed
10:00 AM Constitution-in-Action Learning ... @ National Archives
Constitution-in-Action Learning ... @ National Archives
Jul 1 @ 10:00 AM – Jul 9 @ 2:00 PM
Constitution-in-Action Learning Lab Family Program @ National Archives | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Families are able to take on the role of researchers and archivists for a day! During a two-hour simulation in the National Archives Museum’s Boeing Learning Center, you are invited to help the President and[...]
10:00 AM Tiny Tots – The Mother Goose Cab... @ The Puppet Co. Playhouse
Tiny Tots – The Mother Goose Cab... @ The Puppet Co. Playhouse
Jul 1 @ 10:00 AM – Jul 5 @ 10:00 AM
Tiny Tots - The Mother Goose Caboose @ The Puppet Co. Playhouse | Glen Echo | Maryland | United States
Mother Goose introduces us to her friends, including Leonardo the Lion, Kelly, a near-sighted duckling, Doofus, the dog, and many more! Reminder: Everyone needs a ticket, including infants. Running Time: 30 minutes Recommended: 0-4 Dates:[...]
Jul
5
Sun
11:00 AM Civil War Tours to Treasure @ Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Civil War Tours to Treasure @ Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Jul 5 @ 11:00 AM
Civil War Tours to Treasure @ Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Families get a personal docent-led tour of the exhibition How the Civil War Changed Washington and participate in a self-guided treasure hunt activity. Kids receive a free museum token for finishing the hunt. Each Tours[...]
11:00 AM Smithsonian Folklife Festival: Peru @ National Mall
Smithsonian Folklife Festival: Peru @ National Mall
Jul 5 @ 11:00 AM
Smithsonian Folklife Festival: Peru @ National Mall | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Peru boasts a stunning vertical landscape that integrates a diversity of cultures and ecosystems. Experience these unique connections through cooking and craft demonstrations, music and dance performances, ritual and celebratory processions, and discussions. Events begin[...]
12:00 PM Free Community Day: July @ National Museum of Women in the Arts
Free Community Day: July @ National Museum of Women in the Arts
Jul 5 @ 12:00 PM
Free Community Day: July @ National Museum of Women in the Arts | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
The first Sunday of every month is a Community Day at NMWA, with free admission to the public. Take this opportunity to explore current exhibitions as well as the museum’s collection. This calendar item is[...]

View Calendar

Recent Blog Highlights:

FREE KIDS WORKSHOPS

Opening Fall 2015-The Children’s Guild DC Public Charter School

RDU TENNIS ∙ SUMMER CAMP {DISCOUNT & GIVEAWAY}

Family Treasure Hunt Cruise on the Boomerang Pirate Ship

Explore the Indiana Jones Exhibit at the National Geographic Museum

$8.50 Movie Tickets: Any Movie, Any Time

DC THRIFTY MOM OFFERS WASHINGTON NATIONALS DISCOUNT CODE 2015!

Thank You to Our Sponsor!

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