DC Youth Daylong Tours at Smithsonian

June 8, 2017 9:00 am to June 30, 2017 4:00 pm.

DC Youth Tours is a new way for families to enhance their vacation and visit to Washington, D.C. DC Youth Tours specializes in engaging youth ages 8-15 years old in learning about the history, culture, innovations and fun of the Nation’s Capital!

Books & Brunch

June 17, 201710:00 am to 2:00 pm.

We are excited to bring you our annual Books & Brunch “A Celebration of Childhood Literacy”.We will feature authors of children’s and young adult literature books, have an author panel and of course, a delicious brunch. Comfort Inn Conference Center 4500 Crain Hwy, Bowie MD 20716

Around the World Embassy Tour

May 6, 20179:00 am to 4:00 pm.

More than 40 embassies will open their doors to DC visitors and residents Saturday, May 6. Participants can travel the world as they experience the food, art, dance, fashion, and music of different countries. In the past, visitors have been treated to karate demonstrations, dance performances, sari wrapping lessons, and henna demonstrations. FREE. Dupont Circle […]

National Cherry Blossom Festival

April 8, 201710:00 am to 12:00 pm.

One of DC’s largest spectator events, the energy-filled National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade® presented by Events DC runs for 10 blocks along iconic Constitution Avenue. Giant colorful helium balloons, elaborate floats, marching bands from across the country, celebrity entertainers, and performers burst down the Parade route in a grand spectacle of music and showmanship seen […]

7th Annual Blossom Kite Festival

April 1, 201710:00 am to 4:30 pm.

The National Cherry Blossom Festival is kicking off kite season. The seventh annual Blossom Kite Festival showcases the creativity of kite makers and skill of fliers from across the US and other countries through a variety of competitions and demonstrations, Rokkaku Battles and the Hot Tricks Showdown. Bring your own kites or children can make […]

The 46th Annual St. Patrick’s Parade of Washington, D.C.

March 12, 201710:00 am to 12:00 pm.

Everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s Day, and truly this Parade is for everyone. It is a family day. A day when people come together to enjoy the sharing of culture, the celebration of being Irish or almost Irish and to enjoy a well-planned, well-run event that is worth the trip to Constitution Avenue to […]

Family Event: Science!

March 4, 201711:00 am to 2:00 pm.

Scientists and discoverers of the past used special tools to learn about the world around them. Take a look through a real 18th century microscope and see if you can navigate the seas using an octant.
1776 D Street NW Washington, D.C. 20006 (202) 628-1776

Disney on Ice: Dream Big in Washington

February 15, 20177:30 pm to 9:30 pm.

Feb 15 @ 7:30PMProduced by Feld Entertainment, Disney on Ice presents some of your Disney favorites in figure skating.
601 F Street.

Kennedy Center Family Day: Lunar New Year Celebration

February 4, 201710:30 am to 4:00 pm.

The event features activities and entertainment for all ages. Enjoy performances by Beijing acrobats and Chinese musicians. And much more! Learn the arts of paper cutting, Beijing-style applique, calligraphy, sugar and bottle painting, “bristle dolls,” and Chinese makeup. Play dress up and more. Free, No tickets required.
2700 F. St. NW, Washington, DC

Chinese New Year Parade and Festival

January 29, 20172:00 pm to 5:00 pm. 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm.

Each year a parade is held in Chinatown to celebrate the Chinese New Year. The event features the traditional Chinese Dragon Dance, Kung Fu demonstrations and live musical entertainment. The firecracker will be lit at 3:45 p.m
A good place to view the parade is along 7th St. The closest Metro station is Gallery Place/Chinatown