Walker Mill Regional Park-Woodland Wonderland Playground

Walker Mill Regional Park-Woodland Wonderland Playground located in Capital Heights, MD. The natural setting of the park inspired lead landscape architect, René Albacete to design the 8,200 square foot playground into a “Woodland Wonderland”, as it contains numerous large stately trees, which remain from the original farm property use. Once part of a former tobacco plantation, the park maintains its rural character with features such as … Continue reading Walker Mill Regional Park-Woodland Wonderland Playground

Our Favorite Places To Splash!

Our Special Harbor Spray Park at Lee District, located in Alexandria, FREE, fully accessible Chesapeake-Bay themed sprayground has fun features including a spraying osprey nest, Chessie the sea serpent, misting sunflowers and a lighthouse. The beach area is quieter with softer bubblers and interactive water tables. The computerized water maze and dumping crab basket provide more lively activity. For safety, children (15 years and younger) enjoying … Continue reading Our Favorite Places To Splash!

$1 Summer Movies

Looking for ways to beat the heat (or rain) and get out of the house this summer? Regal has released their 2019 Summer Movie Express-Movie Lineup. Movies are only $1 per person! Choose from two movies each Tuesday and Wednesday (there are two different movies each week, so you could go both days!) Movies typically start at 10 am each day with limited previews. Summer … Continue reading $1 Summer Movies

Frying Pan Farm Park

Spring is in the air and new babies are on the farm. Frying Pan Farm Park is one of our favorite outdoor places in the D.C. metro area. Frying Pan preserves and interprets farm life of the 1920s to 1950s and is the home to a wide range of animals including, horses, pigs, turkeys, chickens, peacocks, goats, sheep, and rabbits. Kids love getting up close to the … Continue reading Frying Pan Farm Park

River Farm

River Farm is the headquarters of the American Horticultural Society. Situated on 25 landscaped acres overlooking the Potomac river, it is an idyllic escape within the Washington, D.C. area. The picturesque property is also home to a Children’s Garden.   Entry to the property is FREE. It comprises a variety of themed gardens designed to stimulate children’s interest in plants and nature. It offers a … Continue reading River Farm