Although our area boasts many stellar parks and outdoor activities, an indoor option is a must for days when the weather is just not on your side. Flight Trampoline Park is no quiet trip to the library or passive movie watching experience- it is pure, kinetic, active, participation from the moment you get on the trampoline until the moment you go home at the end. Click through for some tips to help you have your very best Flight Trampoline Park experience.
The thing to keep in mind about indoor play areas is that sun kills germs. So, while we are used to thinking of playgrounds as being possibly muddy or wet, we don’t normally think of them as “germy.” But indoor play areas are quite likely to be. Ask the staff how often the equipment is cleaned or make judicious use of disinfecting wipes yourself, especially if you have a young infant or an immune-compromised family member.
SUMMER IS COMING. What’s better than indoor fun? Free indoor fun. You can sign your kiddo up for some free bowling this summer. All it takes is an email address and a couple of minutes, and you’ll be hooked up with free games DAILY. Talk about a backup plan! Bowl America (2 free games per day [...]
It is not too late to see Aladdin at The Puppet Co in Glen Echo Park! (Glen Echo MD) I took my boys to see this 50 minute puppet production, and I couldn’t be more glad I did. The phrase “puppet show” may or may not bring to mind a sophisticated theatrical performance, but productions [...]
I recently did some research on “Paint Night” activities for another post, and I found out that it can be hard to tell exactly what you’re getting. They all use pretty much the same language to describe the activity, but unless you actually go, you can’t know whether it’s one of the type that have [...]
Springfield Town Center (Formerly known as Springfield Mall) has a new indoor play area with a food theme, and it’s seriously cute. Aside from the soft climbing toys, there are various hands-on activities around the edges of the fully enclosed play area. There is also plenty of parent seating, and ample “stroller parking” just outside [...]
When you have children your life always changes dramatically. You develop a passion for yoga pants that would have stunned pre-baby you. Your purse is suddenly three sizes bigger and the contents become a fun interactive facebook game. (Go ahead and look. Mine currently contains four broken crayons, a dinosaur, a handful of rocks, a [...]
Visit Potomac Overlook Regional Park and head into the nature center for a learning adventure. From the Kids’ Cave to the hands on exhibits, you and your kids will have a great time. Rainy day got you down? Too cold to brave the outdoors? Head on over to the nature center and explore the kids [...]
You may have heard already that the Lee District REC Center soft play room has had an equipment update. I haven’t been able to check it out for myself, but everyone I’ve talked to who has seen the new fixins says they are awesome! And now, thanks to JMM Tressa L, here are some photos for you, so you can get a peek at what’s new before your next visit! Thanks, Tressa!
$1 movies every Tuesday and Wednesday all summer long! I took both kids last summer and they had a blast. The advantage (other than the air conditioning…) is that if they aren’t into it, you don’t feel like you’ve lost out on a lot if you leave before it’s over! You can get locations, start [...]