Family & Pets
It’s not the Fourth of July if there are no fireworks. From nationally televised shows to local community events, Washington, DC has a number of fireworks displays during the holiday.
Kids and adults love and are constantly amazed at the exhibits on hand at the The National Zoo. From large and small mammals to reptiles, to migratory birds, there are so many different animals to see that the family will have a tough time deciding what to see first.
Feeling the need for speed? Grab the friends, family or arch nemesis and head over to one of the D.C. area go kart racing tracks and put the pedal to the metal.
Skateboarding made major comeback in the past decade or so, but it was never really gone. Skate parks have popped up all over the country and world. Whether you are a seasoned skateboard vet or are looking for a place for your kids to skate, there are places all around the city to skate. These are the best skate parks in Washington, D.C.
Washington, D.C. is well known for its love of sports and in recent years, tennis has become one of the most celebrated sports among Washingtonians. Grab your rackets because there are plenty of tennis courts in the District for tennis newbies and pros to flex their skills.
Some of the most important members of your family are your pets. May is National Pet Month and it’s a great opportunity for you to celebrate the animals in your family. The city has a number of restaurants and places that are welcome pets. These are the best places to celebrate National Pet Month in Washington, D.C.
Local area gyms are making it easier for parents to stay on top of their fitness game by making their facilities welcoming to children. Here is a list of some of D.C.’s best local gyms that provide child care as a major incentive for many parents to get in the gym.
In a city where history is made everyday landmarks, parks, and gardens dot the urban landscape, which means Washingtonians and visitors have plenty of exciting picnic options.
When the weather is warm, taking a bike ride is one of life’s greatest pleasures. A bike ride can be fun alone, with a friend, as a as a family.
Washington, D.C. has an abundance of families with young children. Whether you met at school, a Mommy and Me class or just walking down the street, you probably have a play date you want to set up.