These family-friendly activities are a great way to explore the suburbs like a pro.
There’s tons happening in the DC suburbs this weekend—and that makes it the perfect time to get out and explore where you could be calling home very soon.
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Visit Westfield Montgomery Mall for Culture Fest on Friday at 10am. There will be exhibits showcasing European culture and fun photo opportunities.
Great Falls, VA
Watch “Monsters, Inc.” Saturday at 7:10pm on the Village Green. The event is free—don’t forget blankets and chairs.
Two fiestas will be taking place in DC this weekend, one from 1pm to 5:30pm on Saturday and another from 11am-7pm on Sunday. There will be a parade, cultural performances, a pageant and more.
The King Street Art Festival is from 10am to 7pm on Saturday and 10am to 5pm on Sunday. Explore Alexandria’s King Street while enjoying live music and kids’ activities.
Takoma Park, MD
There’s a pop-up drum circle at the Takoma Gazebo at 11am on Saturday. Kids are welcome and families are encouraged to bring drums and chairs.
Enjoy an apple festival and campfire at the Meadowside Nature Center from 6pm to 8pm. Admission is $8.
Silver Spring, MD
Explore Montgomery Hills and the surrounding neighborhoods during a Street Fest from 3pm to 7pm on Saturday. There’s also a dance and music festival at Veterans Plaza from 3pm to 9pm on Sunday.
St. Mark’s Egyptian Festival is Saturday and Sunday beginning at 11am. Come out to enjoy Mediterranean cuisine, rides, games and authentic jewelry and art.
Enjoy a family concert at Jammin’ Java featuring the Great Zucchini at 10:30am on Saturday. Tickets are $5.
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