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04/19/2018 9:00 AM - 04/22/2018 2:00 PM


April 19- 22, 2018

Time: Different Each day

Location: 8001 Sheriff Rd, Hyattsville, Maryland 20785

Details: Thursday April 19th 9am-8pm, 2018
(***NO CHILDREN before 12 noon on Thursday opening day, children are allowed after noon****)
Friday, April 20th 9am-8pm, 2018
Saturday, April 21st 8am-5pm, 2018 (25% off day)
Sunday, April 22nd 9am-2pm, 2018 (50% off day)
Please bring a non-perishable pantry item for the food pantry at the Mission of Peace.

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  • 05/27/2018 All day

    Free Fishing

    ​Options for fishing in Maryland without a fishing license

    1. Normally a license is required to Fish in Maryland but there are a few exceptions to this requirement.
      The first option is there are specific areas in Maryland that are designated License Free Fishing Areas throughout the tidal portions of the Chesapeake Bay and one nontidal location. You are required to observe all fishing laws and regulations. A free MD/PRFC angler registration is also required for anglers fishing without a license in designated tidal license free fishing areas, you may register online. You can see a list of license free locations on the following page: License Free Fishing Areas - 
      Friendship Landing Park-4705 Friendship Landing Road Nanjemoy, MD 20662
    3. The second option is that Maryland hosts Free Fishing Days. During a free fishing day, a person may catch and possess finfish in the tidal and nontidal waters of the State for recreational purposes without an angler's license, Chesapeake Bay sportfishing license, or any fishing stamp normally required by the State, but shall otherwise observe all fishing laws and regulations. Maryland's free fishing days are the first two Saturdays in June and July 4.
    4. Lastly, all those folks under 16 years of age are allowed to fish without a license.


  • 05/27/2018 9:00 AM - 05/27/2018 5:00 PM


    Date: Prime Strawberry picking dates range between Mid May to Early July

    Details: The warm weather has arrived and berry picking season is upon us! Check out the BERRY PICKING GUIDE  for information on pick your own farms in Southern Maryland, as well as fun crafts and recipes.

    Cost: Varies by location


  • 05/27/2018 10:00 AM - 05/27/2018 3:00 PM

    Date: May 26, 2018- May 28, 2018

    Time: 10:00 AM-11:15 AM
    Location: Veteran's Memorial Park, Chesapeake Beach, MD

    Details: family friendly event on Memorial Weekend. Including ceremonies, concerts and parade!

    Stars and Strip Festival

  • 05/27/2018 6:30 PM - 05/27/2018 10:00 PM


    Date: May 26, 2018

    Time: 7:30 PM

    Location:  Leonardtown Baptist Church, 23520 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650

    Details: Please join us for a family friendly movie night on the front lawn! There will be a moon bounce and sno-cones for the children to enjoy before the movie begins. Please feel free to invite friends, neighbors, and/or coworkers. All are invited, and it is a FREE EVENT! Guests will receive goody bags and be entered to win a door prize.

    Cost: Admission is free!

    Event Link


  • 05/27/2018 6:30 PM - 05/27/2018 10:00 PM



    ***MOVED TO JUNE 15, 2018***

    Time: 6:30 PM

    Location: New Life Church, La Plata, MD

    Details: Family Friendly Movie Night with games and concession. Fun starts at 6:30pm. Movie starts at 8:00pm. Bring blankets and chairs for a movie on the lawn. Voting hasn't gotten in yet options include: Cars, LEGO Batman, Wall-E, Up and Moana.

    Cost: Admission is free!


  • 06/02/2018 8:30 AM - 06/02/2018 2:00 PM


    Date: June 2, 2018

    Time: 8:30 AM - 2:30 AM

    Location: Wicomico Park- 11100 Kingston Pl, Charlotte Hall, Maryland 20622

    Details: Kids Obstacle Challenge is an adventure and obstacle course event series for kids ages 5-16, with 12-15 fun and challenging obstacles and lots of mud! We are the largest touring adventure and obstacle course event series for kids in the nation! And the best part is - it's a FAMILY adventure! Parents get to run with their kids for FREE!

    Register your adventurers for a 1.5-2 mile course where they can rope swing into a mud pit, army crawl through tough terrain, scale up rugged cargo nets, and slide into a muddy paradise. Give your kids the chance to release their inner beast and push themselves, all while getting covered in mud! Prepare to Brave Your Adventure and have some family fun!

  • 06/02/2018 9:00 AM - 06/02/2018 12:00 PM


    Date: First Saturday of the month
    Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Location: Greenwell Foundation
    Details: Join us for Open Barn! This designated time serves as an opportunity for the community to come meet us and explore the programs we offer. Open Barn runs from 9:00 a.m. to noon and is open to the whole family!
    Event Type: Family Program
    Age Group: All Ages
    Cost: FREE
  • 06/02/2018 10:00 AM - 06/02/2018 12:00 PM


    Date: June 2, 2018

    Time: 10:00 AM -12:00 PM

    Location:  Grace Church, Waldorf, MD

    Details: Join us on June 2nd for our Touch-A-Truck outdoor community event for an afternoon full of exploration and fun! There will be emergency vehicles and other trucks for parents and kids to see, touch, and interact with along with chances to talk with emergency responders! This is a wonderful opportunity to learn about public safety and fire prevention! We will have music to enjoy and food for sale to benefit the Grace Church:: Waldorf Youth Group. Families will also have an opportunity to register for Embark, Grace Church's children's summer program!

    Registration: All are welcome

    Cost: FREE

    Event Link

  • 06/02/2018 11:00 AM - 06/02/2018 7:00 PM


    Date: June 2 & 3, 2018

    Time: All Day


    Details: Have fun at the two days of high-flying excitement at the NAS Patuxent River Air Expo 2018, featuring the U.S. Navy Blue Angels! Other acts include aerobatic pilots Rob Holland, Patty Wagstaff, the Shockwave Jet Truck, and more!

    Cost: This event is FREE and open to the public.

    For show info and details on how to be a vendor or show sponsor visit

  • 06/03/2018 2:00 PM - 06/03/2018 4:00 PM


    Jun 3 2018 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    2:00- 4:00 PM
    Members Fee:


    Non-Members Fee:

    Cost of Daily Admission + $2/person

    Join staff naturalist, Hester Burch, as she leads a guided tour of the AMG forest and Nature Nook Eggsibit in search of the best nests we can find. Learn all about beaver dens, squirrel drays, bird's nests, beehives, and so much more as we take a hide & seek tour of the forest, examine actual specimens in the nature nook, and pretend play in human-size models of these animal homes. Meet a few of Hester's friendly critters who like to make nests, too!
    Parent must attend the program with their child. Please dress to be outside in the forest. Sunscreen and bugspray too!
    Cost: Regular admission +$2/person. Walk-ins welcome.
  • 06/09/2018 10:00 AM - 06/09/2018 3:00 PM


    Date: 2ND Saturday of Every Month

    Time: 10:00 AM

    Location: St Charles Towne Center- 11110 Mall Circle, Waldorf

    Details: Looking for your new best friend? Tri-County Animal Shelter Southern MD will have adoptable animals waiting for new homes this Saturday. Stop by St. Charles Towne Center to find your new furever friend in center court.

    Event Link

  • 06/09/2018 1:00 PM - 06/09/2018 4:00 PM


    Date: June 9, 2018

    Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM


    Chesapeake Beach Railway Museum
    4155 Mears Ave Chesapeake Beach, MD

    Details: June 9 marks the anniversary of the official opening day of the Chesapeake Beach Railway and Boardwalk in 1900. Local leaders, preservationists, history buffs and railroad enthusiasts gathered for a celebration of family, fun and founders on June 9 in Chesapeake Beach to honor the first passenger run of the Chesapeake Beach railway 117 years ago.

    Cost: FREE

  • 06/11/2018 10:30 AM - 06/11/2018 12:30 PM

    Date: June 11, 2018

    Time: 10:00 AM

    Location: Spider Hall Farm, Prince Frederick, MD

    Details: Join Anchored Roots Farm at Spider Hall Farm in Prince Frederick Maryland for an on-farm flower arranging workshop! The event is kid-friendly with each ticket covering 1 adult and 1 child. Advanced registration is required and tickets are limited. Tickets are non-refundable but transferable. Make an arrangement using fresh local flowers, and take it home to enjoy. Enjoy Miss Moo's Ice cream and snacks, available on the farm to purchase before and after the event. June 11th from 10:30AM-12:30PM. Questions? Email:

    Event Link


  • 06/15/2018 7:00 AM - 06/15/2018 10:00 PM

    The weekend of events begins on Friday, June 15th from 6pm to 10pm with creative workshops and Saturday, June 16th from 7am to 5pm with mural design, music performances and food vending.

    This is an event for all of Southern Maryland so we welcome everyone to come out and be party to this event.

    If you would like to nominate yourself or someone else, submit a personal statement. Lori Pratico, Founder of Girl Noticed will make a selection and those selected will submit a photograph for the mural.

    If you have questions about this wonderful event or to register for the workshops feel free to contact Councilman Curtis Smith at

    We look forward to Southern Maryland being involved in the wonderful event and continue to help Western Charles County get 'NOTICED'.

    For further information please read the following:

    The Town of Indian Head Parks and Recreation Commission has partnered with local organizations Phenomenal Young Women, Inc, Cage Free Voices LLC, and REAL Women to host the nationally recognized mural project "Girl Noticed". Girl Noticed makes the bold statement that it is a community's responsibility to yield to the greatness in every girl.

    The experience begins with local communities nominating girls and women as candidates to be "Noticed" for their talents, strengths and character at the GirlNoticed website . An individual is then selected and recognized in a unique and compelling way. The girl's image is drawn in charcoal along with the words "NOTICE ME", on a large exterior wall. Nominations cover a wide spectrum, from overcoming personal struggles to momentous achievements. The individual chosen represents many others like them.


    Event Link

  • 06/15/2018 4:00 PM - 06/15/2018 8:00 PM


    Date: $2 Nights take place every 3rd Friday of the Month

    Time: 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Location: Port Discovery Children's Museum, Baltimore, MD

    Details: Check out Aquafina $2 Family Fun Nights at the Museum! Enjoy three floors of interactive exhibits along with fun and engaging programs for just $2 per person from 4-8PM! Also take part in drop-in programming including our interactive Circle Time featuring stories and songs, visit the SPCA and more!

    Event Link

  • 06/15/2018 6:30 PM - 06/15/2018 10:00 PM



    ***MOVED TO JUNE 15, 2018***

    Time: 6:30 PM

    Location: New Life Church, La Plata, MD

    Details: Family Friendly Movie Night with games and concession. Fun starts at 6:30pm. Movie starts at 8:00pm. Bring blankets and chairs for a movie on the lawn. Voting hasn't gotten in yet options include: Cars, LEGO Batman, Wall-E, Up and Moana.

    Cost: Admission is free!


  • 06/17/2018 All day


    Date: June 17, 2018

    Time: All Day

    Location: Lord Calvert Bowling- 2275 Solomons Island Rd Huntingtown, Maryland

    Details: Enjoy two FREE games on your special day!


  • 06/20/2018 11:00 AM - 06/20/2018 12:00 PM

    Calling all Moms!  Stop by the Community Room behind Polo, on the third Wednesday of the month May through August at 11 AM for a special Mommy & Me time!  Enjoy Mommy’s Lounge while your children play and nurture their creative side by crafting and singing. Interactive children’s entertainment such as singing, dancing and watching a life-size puppet show, along with free food samples will keep your little ones happy and active for the entire hour. Then you can enjoy some shopping with exclusive discounts from retailers such as Columbia, Tommy Hilfiger, Jockey and Auntie Anne’s. For more information visit the Tanger Outlets Event Link.  Check out the 2018 schedule:

    May 16th- The Great Zuchinni

    June 20th- Musical Entertainment by Andrés Salguero

    July 18th- TBD

    August 15th- TBD

  • 06/23/2018 12:00 PM - 06/23/2018 2:00 PM



    • March 31
    • April 21(4PM start/all ages show)
    • May 19
    • June 23
    • July 28
    • August 25
    • September 22
    • October 27

    Time: 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM

    Location: Bobby McKeys, National Harbor, Oxon Hill, MD

    Details: At least one Saturday afternoon of each month, Bobby McKey’s goes all ages and welcomes the youngest music enthusiasts. We pair two hours of all-request live music with a lunch buffet, that’s sure to make everyone happy. Doors open at noon and the show runs from 12:30-2:30.  Let’s nourish your child’s enthusiasm for music and movement at Bobby McKey’s! Bobby McKey's should definitely be on your list of things to do with kid's in the D.C. area, as it is an experience like no other, and will have the whole family singing in KEY!

    Cost: Price includes seats, fountain drink, & buffet. Ages 2 & Up- $20/Under Age 2- FREE

    Event Link


  • 06/24/2018 12:00 PM - 06/24/2018 4:00 PM

    4th Annual Mud Day!
    Date: Sunday, June 24, 2018- Noon-4:00pm
    Rain or shine; no pets; no smoking.
    Details: Celebrate International Mud Day with an afternoon of family-friendly muddy mayhem. Explore our squishy art projects, play in the mud kitchen, create a terrarium, paint with mud - and cavort in our giant mud pit!
    Snack vendors will be on site. Bring a picnic and lawn chairs. Rinse-off stations will be available, but bring extra clothes and prepare for a muddy car ride home!

  • 06/28/2018 10:00 AM - 06/28/2018 11:00 AM


    Date: Every Thursday June 28, 2018- July 26, 2018

    Time: 10:00 AM


    Chesapeake Beach Railway Museum
    4155 Mears Ave Chesapeake Beach, MD

    Details: Summer Children’s Programs are held on select Thursdays from June through July on the porch of the Railway Museum. All programs will include a story, game, crafts and a snack and are free and open to the public.

    Registration: ***Drop-ins welcome. For groups larger than 5 or for daycare please call to arrange for a private tour of the museum.***

    Cost: FREE

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