***ALWAYS DOUBLE CHECK WITH EVENTS FOR DATES, TIMES AND INFORMATION. SOMETIMES THEY CHANGE OR ARE CANCELED WITHOUT NOTIFICATION TO THE PLAYFUL PARENT***

< 2019 >
December 29 - January 04
  • 29
    29.December.Sunday

    LEISURE (CHILDREN’S) POOL HOURS 

    8:00 AM-8:00 PM
    12/29/2019-01/01/2020
    EDWARD T HALL AQUATIC CENTER
    130 Auto Dr, Prince Frederick, MD 20678

    LEISURE (CHILDREN’S) POOL HOURS
    Weekend Hours: Saturday 12:00pm – 9:00pm, Sunday 8:00am – 8:00pm

    Weekly hours:  Monday – Friday 12:00pm – 9:00pm, Saturday 12:00pm – 9:00pm, Sunday 8:00am – 8:00pm

    Location: Edward T Hall Aquatic Center, Prince Frederick, MD
    Details: Enjoy this special children’s pool that features a zero depth entry up to 3 feet depth heated pool with slides, climbing features, and water drop buckets.

    **Leisure pool will close from 4:00pm – 7:00pm for swim lessons on Tuesdays and Thursdays**

    Website: http://www.co.cal.md.us/index.aspx?nid=397

    Playful Parent Guide:https://theplayfulparent.org/2017/01/22/edward-t-hall-aquatic-center-our-little-trip-to-paradise/

    CHRISTMAS DOLLS AND TRAINS EXHIBIT

    12:00 PM-4:00 PM
    12/29/2019

    CHRISTMAS DOLLS AND TRAINS EXHIBIT AT ST CLEMENTS

    Date: December 1-January 5 (Closed Christmas Eve & Christmas)

    Time: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

    Location: St. Clements Island Museum, 38370 Point Breeze Road, Coltons Point, MD

    Details: Enjoy a holiday exhibit of antique and collectible dolls (like Barbie, American Girl and more), classic trains and other retro toys in this festive holiday display inside the museum. This event is a fun visitor experience where you can see a unique Christmas Exhibit in the museum setting and recapture or share your youth by running the model trains.

    This year’s exhibit will be all about Christmases in St. Mary’s County and how it has been celebrated by locals in the past. Visitors can try their hand as a conductor by running some of the model trains, play with dolls, write Santa a letter, read a Christmas story, and more.

    The Black-eyed Susan Doll Club of Southern Maryland will have collections of antique and modern dolls on display. The life-like, hand-crafted felt creations of doll maker, R. John Wright,will be featured. There will also be an exhibit highlighting popular dolls and from the Victorian Era,1920’s, 1950’s and 1980’s.

    Santa and Mrs. Claus will setup their train-set and dollhouses for the Christmas season.

    Look for “Holiday Touch Zones.” Operate an O scale and a G scale Lionel train sets. Touch and learn about the different types of dolls children played with long go.

    Price:  $3 Adults/ $1.50 Children 6 – 18, FREE Children 5 and under

    Link

    A VERY RETRO CHRISTMAS EXHIBIT

    12:00 PM-4:00 PM
    12/29/2019

    A VERY RETRO CHRISTMAS EXHIBIT

    Date: Everyday December 1, 2019 – January 5, 2020 (CLOSED Dec 24 & 25)

    Time: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

    Location: Piney Point Light House Museum

    Details: Enjoy a family friendly holiday exhibit inside the museum and keeper’s quarters. This year’s theme is “A Very Retro Christmas” where visitors can see “retro” exhibits featuring holidays over the years. This event is a fun visitor experience where you can see a very unique Christmas Exhibit in the museum setting.

    Event Type: Holiday

    Cost: Adults -$7.00; seniors, students and military – $3.50 and 5 years and under – FREE

    CHRISTMAS ON THE POTOMAC

    12:00 PM-9:00 PM
    12/29/2019-01/29/2020

    CHRISTMAS ON THE POTOMAC

    Date: November 15, 2019 – December 30, 2019

    Time: All Day

    Location: National Harbor

    Details: Enjoy the region’s most beautiful Christmas decorations. With thousands of twinkling lights and a 55-foot tall Starlight Christmas tree suspended over our indoor garden atrium, you’ll be filled with holiday cheer. Extras such as: ICE display, train rides and Build A Bear have a fee.

    Cost: Varies by activity

    CHRISTMAS ON THE POTOMAC- LINK

    BUSCH GARDENS CHRISTMAS TOWN

    2:00 PM-10:00 PM
    12/29/2019

    BUSCH GARDENS CHRISTMAS TOWN
    Date: November 2019 -January 5, 2020 (WEEKENDS ONLY UNTIL DEC 9)
    Place: Busch Gardens, Williamsburg, VA
    Price: Cost of Admission to park/ FREE to Season Pass Holders
    Information: Christmas shines brightest at Busch Gardens Christmas Town in Williamsburg, Virginia. The world’s most beautiful theme park is aglow with over 8 million Christmas lights, making it the largest Christmas light display in North America. Enjoy kid-friendly, thrill rides, merry entertainment and dining options. Stay warm with a mug of the park’s signature peppermint fudge hot chocolate, meet Santa Claus in the North Pole and capture an unforgettable memory with a Christmas photo. Most of all, enjoy this most wonderful time of year with friends and family. CHRISTMAS TOWN PLAYFUL PARENT GUIDE

    WINTER FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS AT WATKINS REGIONAL PARK

    5:00 PM-9:30 PM
    12/29/2019

    WINTER FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS AT WATKINS REGIONAL PARK

    Date: November 29, 2019-January 1, 2020

    Time: 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM

    Location: Watkins Regional Park, 301 Watkins Park Drive, Upper Marlboro, Maryland

    Price: Tickets range from $5 per car or van to $30 per bus, see website for details.

    Information: Join in celebrating the 30th anniversary of Watkins Park’s Winter Festival of Lights by driving thru a spectacular holiday display of more than one million lights and one of the tallest tree displays in Maryland. Participants are encouraged to bring a canned or nonperishable good to be donated to a local food bank.

    WINTER FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS AT WATKINS REGIONAL PARK- LINK

    ENCHANT DC

    5:00 PM-9:00 PM
    12/29/2019

    ENCHANT DC

    Date: November 22, 2019 – December 29, 2019 *Closed Christmas*

    Time: 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM

    Location: National Park – Washington, DC

    Details: Unwrap new traditions and make memories big and small as you wind your way through a luminescent land of beautiful arches, larger-than-life sculptures and decadent delights. Welcome to Enchant. Where magical memories are made.

    Event Type: Holiday Lights/Family Fun

    Price: Admission $

    ENCHANT DC

    ANNMARIE GARDEN IN LIGHTS

    6:00 PM-9:00 PM
    12/29/2019

    AWARD WINNING ANNMARIE GARDENS IN LIGHTS

    Date: November 29, 2019 – January 1, 2020  *Closed 12/3, 12/4, 12/24, 12/25*

    Time: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

    Location: Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center, Solomons

    Price: $7 for ages 3 and over, FREE for kids 2 and under.

    Information: Walk through the wooded path and enjoy lighted vignettes of famous people, places and works of art. Look for hidden treasures in the trees and green shamrocks in each vignette.

    AWARD WINNING ANNMARIE GARDENS IN LIGHTS- LINK

    SUNDAY FUN DAY AT AMF

    6:00 PM-10:00 PM
    12/29/2019

    SUNDAY FUN DAY AT AMF

    Date: Sunday’s

    Time: 6:00 PM

    Location: AMF Waldorf

    Details: The fun begins after 6pm! Discover the most entertaining way to end your weekend—with $3 games and arcade card deals all night long.

    Subject to lane availability

    Event Type: Family Fun

    Age Group: All Ages

    Cost:

    • $3 GAMES OF BOWLING
    • $3 FOR A $6 ARCADE CARD

    Event Link

  • 30
    30.December.Monday

    MOON BOUNCE MONDAY - SCHOOLS OUT

    10:00 AM-5:00 PM
    12/30/2019

    MOON BOUNCE MONDAY SCHOOLS OUT

    Date: January 30, 2020

    Time: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

    Location: Pump It Up

    Details: Come out and jump that energy out.

    Event Type: Fun

    Age Group:  3yrs 6mos – 11yrs

    Cost: $11

    EVENT LINK

    LITTLE JUMPER- PUMP IT UP

    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    12/30/2019
    PUMP IT UP
    109 Post Office Road B, Waldorf, MD 20602

    Little Jumpers
    Date :  Most Monday’s  & Friday’s (Always check their calendar or call first)
    Time : 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Location: Pump It Up Waldorf
    Details : This special open jump is for our guests aged 1-6 years old only. If you’re worried about older kids running around the smaller ones, this is the perfect time for your little jumpers. Our designated toddler area is for 1yrs-3yrs only. 2 yrs-6yrs are allowed to jump on the inflatables. Daycares are more than welcome to participate in Little Jumpers. We ask that if you are going to bring more than 5 participants that you call ahead to let us know.
    Cost: $5.00 per child
    Information: https://www.pumpitupparty.com/waldorf-md/calendar/

    ***ALWAYS CHECK THE SCHEDULE OR CALL FIRST TO MAKE SURE LITTLE JUMPERS IS STILL ON THE CALENDAR. ***

    CHRISTMAS DOLLS AND TRAINS EXHIBIT

    12:00 PM-4:00 PM
    12/30/2019

    CHRISTMAS DOLLS AND TRAINS EXHIBIT AT ST CLEMENTS

    Date: December 1-January 5 (Closed Christmas Eve & Christmas)

    Time: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

    Location: St. Clements Island Museum, 38370 Point Breeze Road, Coltons Point, MD

    Details: Enjoy a holiday exhibit of antique and collectible dolls (like Barbie, American Girl and more), classic trains and other retro toys in this festive holiday display inside the museum. This event is a fun visitor experience where you can see a unique Christmas Exhibit in the museum setting and recapture or share your youth by running the model trains.

    This year’s exhibit will be all about Christmases in St. Mary’s County and how it has been celebrated by locals in the past. Visitors can try their hand as a conductor by running some of the model trains, play with dolls, write Santa a letter, read a Christmas story, and more.

    The Black-eyed Susan Doll Club of Southern Maryland will have collections of antique and modern dolls on display. The life-like, hand-crafted felt creations of doll maker, R. John Wright,will be featured. There will also be an exhibit highlighting popular dolls and from the Victorian Era,1920’s, 1950’s and 1980’s.

    Santa and Mrs. Claus will setup their train-set and dollhouses for the Christmas season.

    Look for “Holiday Touch Zones.” Operate an O scale and a G scale Lionel train sets. Touch and learn about the different types of dolls children played with long go.

    Price:  $3 Adults/ $1.50 Children 6 – 18, FREE Children 5 and under

    Link

    A VERY RETRO CHRISTMAS EXHIBIT

    12:00 PM-4:00 PM
    12/30/2019

    A VERY RETRO CHRISTMAS EXHIBIT

    Date: Everyday December 1, 2019 – January 5, 2020 (CLOSED Dec 24 & 25)

    Time: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

    Location: Piney Point Light House Museum

    Details: Enjoy a family friendly holiday exhibit inside the museum and keeper’s quarters. This year’s theme is “A Very Retro Christmas” where visitors can see “retro” exhibits featuring holidays over the years. This event is a fun visitor experience where you can see a very unique Christmas Exhibit in the museum setting.

    Event Type: Holiday

    Cost: Adults -$7.00; seniors, students and military – $3.50 and 5 years and under – FREE

    CHRISTMAS ON THE POTOMAC

    12:00 PM-9:00 PM
    12/30/2019-01/30/2020

    CHRISTMAS ON THE POTOMAC

    Date: November 15, 2019 – December 30, 2019

    Time: All Day

    Location: National Harbor

    Details: Enjoy the region’s most beautiful Christmas decorations. With thousands of twinkling lights and a 55-foot tall Starlight Christmas tree suspended over our indoor garden atrium, you’ll be filled with holiday cheer. Extras such as: ICE display, train rides and Build A Bear have a fee.

    Cost: Varies by activity

    CHRISTMAS ON THE POTOMAC- LINK

    MONEY ORIGAMI

    2:00 PM-3:00 PM
    12/30/2019

    MONEY ORIGAMI

    Date: Monday, December 30, 2019

    Time:2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

    Location: Waldorf West Branch

    Details: Learn how to fold money into adorable origami. Great for gifts!

    Age Group: 11 – 13

    Link

    WINTER FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS AT WATKINS REGIONAL PARK

    5:00 PM-9:30 PM
    12/30/2019

    WINTER FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS AT WATKINS REGIONAL PARK

    Date: November 29, 2019-January 1, 2020

    Time: 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM

    Location: Watkins Regional Park, 301 Watkins Park Drive, Upper Marlboro, Maryland

    Price: Tickets range from $5 per car or van to $30 per bus, see website for details.

    Information: Join in celebrating the 30th anniversary of Watkins Park’s Winter Festival of Lights by driving thru a spectacular holiday display of more than one million lights and one of the tallest tree displays in Maryland. Participants are encouraged to bring a canned or nonperishable good to be donated to a local food bank.

    WINTER FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS AT WATKINS REGIONAL PARK- LINK

    ANNMARIE GARDEN IN LIGHTS

    6:00 PM-9:00 PM
    12/30/2019

    AWARD WINNING ANNMARIE GARDENS IN LIGHTS

    Date: November 29, 2019 – January 1, 2020  *Closed 12/3, 12/4, 12/24, 12/25*

    Time: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

    Location: Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center, Solomons

    Price: $7 for ages 3 and over, FREE for kids 2 and under.

    Information: Walk through the wooded path and enjoy lighted vignettes of famous people, places and works of art. Look for hidden treasures in the trees and green shamrocks in each vignette.

    AWARD WINNING ANNMARIE GARDENS IN LIGHTS- LINK

  • 31
    31.December.Tuesday

    NOON YEARS EVE - MY GYM ST MARYS

    9:30 AM-11:00 AM
    12/31/2019

    NOON YEARS EVE PARTY- MY GYM ST MARY’S
    Date: December 31, 2019
    Time: 9:30 AM (3 and Under)  & 11:00 AM (All Ages)
    Details: Celebrate the New Year as a family with balloon drop, juice toast, treats & more!
    Cost: Lifetime Members $12/Non Members Welcome $15/Sibling Discounts- This event always sells out, be sure to register early!
    EVENT LINK

    MID-NIGHT NOON- BALTIMORE

    10:00 AM-2:00 PM
    12/31/2019

    MIDNIGHT NOON
    Date: December 31, 2019
    Time: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Location: Maryland Science Center, Baltimore
    Details: Make noise-makers and party favors, listen to the popular kids band Milkshake at 11:30am, and watch the ball drop and more.
    Cost: Free with admission ($14-16)
    EVENT LINK

    NOONTIME NEW YEAR- BALTIMORE

    10:00 AM-5:00 PM
    12/31/2019

    WISH UPON A STAR- NOONTIME NEW YEAR
    Date: December 31, 2019
    Time: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Location: Port Discovery Children’s Museum, Baltimore
    Details: Games, crafts, a New Year’s toast with milk and cookies and more. Costumes welcome.
    Cost: $15.95 for ages 2 and over/ 2 and under FREE
    EVENT LINK

    NOON YEARS EVE - MY GYM ST MARYS

    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    12/31/2019

    NOON YEARS EVE PARTY- MY GYM ST MARY’S
    Date: December 31, 2019
    Time: 9:30 AM (3 and Under)  & 11:00 AM (All Ages)
    Details: Celebrate the New Year as a family with balloon drop, juice toast, treats & more!
    Cost: Lifetime Members $12/Non Members Welcome $15/Sibling Discounts- This event always sells out, be sure to register early!
    EVENT LINK

    GLOW PARTY - IMAGINARIUM

    11:00 AM-2:00 PM
    12/31/2019

    GLOW PARTY- IMAGINARIUM INDOOR PLAY SPACE
    Date: December 31, 2019
    Time: TBA
    Details: Coming soon
    EVENT LINK

    COUNT DOWN TO NEW YEAR- TWIN BRANCH

    11:15 AM-12:15 PM
    12/31/2019

    COUNT DOWN TO NEW YEAR- CALVERT LIBRARY

    Date: Dec 31, 2019

    Time: 11:15 AM – 12:00 PM

    Details: Ring in the New Year at your local library. This family friendly party will end with a big countdown to 12 o’clock noon with an apple juice toast. Three branches hosting include: Prince Frederick, Southern and Twin Branch.

    Cost: FREE

    Event Link

    COUNT DOWN TO NEW YEAR- PRINCE FREDERICK

    11:15 AM-12:15 PM
    12/31/2019

    COUNT DOWN TO NEW YEAR- CALVERT LIBRARY

    Date: Dec 31, 2019

    Time: 11:15 AM – 12:00 PM

    Details: Ring in the New Year at your local library. This family friendly party will end with a big countdown to 12 o’clock noon with an apple juice toast. Three branches hosting include: Prince Frederick, Southern and Twin Branch.

    Cost: FREE

    Event Link

    COUNT DOWN TO NEW YEAR- SOUTHERN BRANCH

    11:15 AM-12:15 PM
    12/31/2019

    COUNT DOWN TO NEW YEAR- CALVERT LIBRARY

    Date: Dec 31, 2019

    Time: 11:15 AM – 12:00 PM

    Details: Ring in the New Year at your local library. This family friendly party will end with a big countdown to 12 o’clock noon with an apple juice toast. Three branches hosting include: Prince Frederick, Southern and Twin Branch.

    Cost: FREE

    Event Link

    NOON YEARS EVE - MY GYM WALDORF

    11:30 AM-2:00 PM
    12/31/2019

    NOON YEARS EVE PARTY- MY GYM WALDORF
    Date: December 31, 2019
    Time: 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
    Details: Celebrate the New Year as a family with balloon drop, juice toast, treats & more!
    Cost: Lifetime Members $22/Non Members Welcome $24/Sibling Discounts- This event always sells out, be sure to register early!
    EVENT LINK

    HAPPY NEW YEAR- LEXINGTON PARK LIBRARY 

    11:30 AM-12:30 PM
    12/31/2019

    HAPPY NEW YEAR- ST MARYS LIBRARY 

    Date: Dec 31, 2019

    Time: 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

    Details: All the fun of a new year’s party for our young friends with early bed times! Ring in a happy NOON year with songs crafts and activities and an exciting countdown. Celebration will take place at Charlotte Hall, Leonardtown and Lexington Park Branches. Be sure to register!

    Cost: FREE

    Event Link 

    HAPPY NEW YEAR- LEONARDTOWN LIBRARY 

    11:30 AM-12:30 PM
    12/31/2019

    HAPPY NEW YEAR- ST MARYS LIBRARY 

    Date: Dec 31, 2019

    Time: 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

    Details: All the fun of a new year’s party for our young friends with early bed times! Ring in a happy NOON year with songs crafts and activities and an exciting countdown. Celebration will take place at Charlotte Hall, Leonardtown and Lexington Park Branches. Be sure to register!

    Cost: FREE

    Event Link 

    HAPPY NOON YEARS EVE

    11:30 AM-12:30 PM
    12/31/2019

    HAPPY NOON YEARS EVE- CHARLES LIBRARY POTOMAC BRANCH

    Date: Dec 31, 2019

    Time: 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

    Details: Preschoolers can come celebrate the new year with this awesome kid-friendly event. Join us for crafts, games and a countdown to a balloon drop at noon.

    Cost: FREE

    EVENT LINK

    HAPPY NEW YEAR- CHARLOTTE HALL LIBRARY 

    11:30 AM-12:30 PM
    12/31/2019

    HAPPY NEW YEAR- ST MARYS LIBRARY 

    Date: Dec 31, 2019

    Time: 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

    Details: All the fun of a new year’s party for our young friends with early bed times! Ring in a happy NOON year with songs crafts and activities and an exciting countdown. Celebration will take place at Charlotte Hall, Leonardtown and Lexington Park Branches. Be sure to register!

    Cost: FREE

    Event Link 

    CHRISTMAS DOLLS AND TRAINS EXHIBIT

    12:00 PM-4:00 PM
    12/31/2019

    CHRISTMAS DOLLS AND TRAINS EXHIBIT AT ST CLEMENTS

    Date: December 1-January 5 (Closed Christmas Eve & Christmas)

    Time: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

    Location: St. Clements Island Museum, 38370 Point Breeze Road, Coltons Point, MD

    Details: Enjoy a holiday exhibit of antique and collectible dolls (like Barbie, American Girl and more), classic trains and other retro toys in this festive holiday display inside the museum. This event is a fun visitor experience where you can see a unique Christmas Exhibit in the museum setting and recapture or share your youth by running the model trains.

    This year’s exhibit will be all about Christmases in St. Mary’s County and how it has been celebrated by locals in the past. Visitors can try their hand as a conductor by running some of the model trains, play with dolls, write Santa a letter, read a Christmas story, and more.

    The Black-eyed Susan Doll Club of Southern Maryland will have collections of antique and modern dolls on display. The life-like, hand-crafted felt creations of doll maker, R. John Wright,will be featured. There will also be an exhibit highlighting popular dolls and from the Victorian Era,1920’s, 1950’s and 1980’s.

    Santa and Mrs. Claus will setup their train-set and dollhouses for the Christmas season.

    Look for “Holiday Touch Zones.” Operate an O scale and a G scale Lionel train sets. Touch and learn about the different types of dolls children played with long go.

    Price:  $3 Adults/ $1.50 Children 6 – 18, FREE Children 5 and under

    Link

    A VERY RETRO CHRISTMAS EXHIBIT

    12:00 PM-4:00 PM
    12/31/2019

    A VERY RETRO CHRISTMAS EXHIBIT

    Date: Everyday December 1, 2019 – January 5, 2020 (CLOSED Dec 24 & 25)

    Time: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

    Location: Piney Point Light House Museum

    Details: Enjoy a family friendly holiday exhibit inside the museum and keeper’s quarters. This year’s theme is “A Very Retro Christmas” where visitors can see “retro” exhibits featuring holidays over the years. This event is a fun visitor experience where you can see a very unique Christmas Exhibit in the museum setting.

    Event Type: Holiday

    Cost: Adults -$7.00; seniors, students and military – $3.50 and 5 years and under – FREE

    NOON YEARS EVE - PUMP IT UP

    12:00 PM-6:00 PM
    12/31/2019

    NOON YEARS EVE COUNT DOWN – PUMP IT UP
    Date: December 31, 2019
    Time: 12:00 PM – 2:30 PM & 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Details: Jump into the New Year with your kids having a jumping good time at Pump It Up! Experience a party that they will never forget complete with a Balloon Drop for a chance to win a Free Party! Plus, the entire family can enjoy 2 slices of pizza and a beverage in our decorated party rooms! Paid Admission includes party hats and celebration goodies to help ring in the new year! Prepaid reservations are strongly suggested so reserve your spot today! New Year’s Eve Jump Session 1- 12:00 PM – 2:30 PM – Countdown at 1:00 PM. Cost for children: $12.95 per child (Ages 2-17) Adults are welcome to purchase the pizza meal for $5 per person which will also include a New Year’s noisemaker! Everyone must have a signed waiver and socks to play! Don’t forget your cameras to capture this memorable New Year’s Event!
    EVENT LINK

    FAMILY NEW YEARS EVE CELEBRATION

    2:00 PM-11:00 PM
    12/31/2019

    FAMILY NEW YEARS EVE CELEBRATION
    Date: December 31, 2019 & January 1, 2020
    Time: 2:00 PM- 9:00 PM
    Location: Six Flags America
    Details: Make this New Year’s Eve a night to remember at Adventure Park USA. Bring your friends and loved one out for an evening filled with family-friendly fun. Festivities begin at 9 PM and last until 12:30 AM. Massive balloon drop at midnight! Space is limited, so please reserve your spot today.
    EVENT LINK

    FIRST NIGHT - ALEXANDRIA

    2:00 PM-11:00 PM
    12/31/2019

    FIRST NIGHT ALEXANDRIA CELEBRATION
    Date: December 31, 2019
    Time: 2:00 PM- 12:30 AM
    Location: Old Town Alexandria/MGM National Harbor
    Details: First Night Alexandria is a celebration of the new year through the performing arts. Retail stores, churches, museums and public buildings are turned into performance venues to showcase incredible local and regional talent. Recent performers at First Night Alexandria include a Grammy-nominated rock and roll guitarist, traditional jazz, country bands and a rising pop star as well as face painters and magicians for children. And this year you can expect even more with a pop-up comedy show featuring some of the DMV’s best!
    Cost: $30 Per person/ Children under 12 and active military are free
    EVENT LINK

    ANNAPOLIS NEW YEARS EVE CELEBRATION

    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    12/31/2019

    ANNAPOLIS NEW YEARS EVE CELEBRATION
    Date: Sunday, December 31, 2019
    Time: 3:00 PM- 5:15 PM
    Location: Bates Athletic Complex, Annapolis
    Details: Face painting, obstacle course, moon bounce, live music and more.  Family Friendly event with Fireworks around 5:15 PM
    Cost: FREE
    EVENT LINK

    WINTERS EVE - KINGS DOMINION

    4:00 PM-11:00 PM
    12/31/2019

    NEW YEARS EVE – AT WINTERFEST
    Date: December 31, 2019
    Time: 4:00 PM – 1:00 AM
    Location: Kings Dominion- Doswell, VA
    Details: Surrounded by the shimmering lights and extravagant décor of WinterFest, Kings Dominion’s New Year’s Eve celebration features festive fun for all ages. Hands will be clapping and toes a-tapping to the beats of some of the region’s hottest bands. Bring your dancing shoes, because dance parties will carry on throughout the night. When the clock strikes midnight, we’ll kick off 2020 with a bang — the area’s most AMAZING fireworks show! What’s more, enjoy FREE party hats and horns while supplies last.
    Cost: Admission
    EVENT LINK

    WINTER FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS AT WATKINS REGIONAL PARK

    5:00 PM-9:30 PM
    12/31/2019

    WINTER FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS AT WATKINS REGIONAL PARK

    Date: November 29, 2019-January 1, 2020

    Time: 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM

    Location: Watkins Regional Park, 301 Watkins Park Drive, Upper Marlboro, Maryland

    Price: Tickets range from $5 per car or van to $30 per bus, see website for details.

    Information: Join in celebrating the 30th anniversary of Watkins Park’s Winter Festival of Lights by driving thru a spectacular holiday display of more than one million lights and one of the tallest tree displays in Maryland. Participants are encouraged to bring a canned or nonperishable good to be donated to a local food bank.

    WINTER FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS AT WATKINS REGIONAL PARK- LINK

    NEW YEARS EVE - ANNMARIE

    6:00 PM-9:00 PM
    12/31/2019

    ANNMARIE’S GARDEN IN LIGHTS
    Date: December 31, 2019
    Time: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Details: Celebrate the final evening of 2019 Annmarie’s gardens in lights show. All day long they will have family board game event and a mid-night lights show.
    Cost: $6/ages 5 and up, free for 4 and under
    EVENT LINK

    NEW YEARS EXTRAVAGANZA- SCARY STROKES

    6:00 PM-11:00 PM
    12/31/2019

    NEW YEARS EXTRAVAGANZA- SCARY STROKES
    Date: December 31, 2019
    Time: 6:00 PM (Early Celebration for Kids) & 10:00 PM  (Late Celebration)
    Details: Looking for a fun, safe, and different place to ring in 2020? Then reserve your spot at Scary Strokes today and celebrate the New Year with us on Tuesday December 31st! We will have two time slots available to choose from to ring in the new year, both with their own New Years clock countdown on our in-house Music Video Television station “Tomb TV”. Our first session will be from 6pm-9pm with us celebrating the “New Year” at 8pm and then again from 10pm-1am with us ringing in the New Year at 12am. Both event times will offer the following activities and included amenities:
    * Unlimited Scary Strokes Mini-Golf
    * Unlimited soft drinks
    * Food Buffet including Pizza, Hot Dogs, and other favorites
    * $5 Power Arcade Card
    * Party Favors
    Cost:  Only $20 Adults/$15 Youth 15 and under/FREE ages 4 and under! 

    EVENT LINK

  • 01
    01.January.Wednesday

    A VERY RETRO CHRISTMAS EXHIBIT

    12:00 PM-4:00 PM
    01/01/2020

    A VERY RETRO CHRISTMAS EXHIBIT

    Date: Everyday December 1, 2019 – January 5, 2020 (CLOSED Dec 24 & 25)

    Time: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

    Location: Piney Point Light House Museum

    Details: Enjoy a family friendly holiday exhibit inside the museum and keeper’s quarters. This year’s theme is “A Very Retro Christmas” where visitors can see “retro” exhibits featuring holidays over the years. This event is a fun visitor experience where you can see a very unique Christmas Exhibit in the museum setting.

    Event Type: Holiday

    Cost: Adults -$7.00; seniors, students and military – $3.50 and 5 years and under – FREE

    CHRISTMAS DOLLS AND TRAINS EXHIBIT

    12:00 PM-4:00 PM
    01/01/2020

    CHRISTMAS DOLLS AND TRAINS EXHIBIT AT ST CLEMENTS

    Date: December 1-January 5 (Closed Christmas Eve & Christmas)

    Time: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

    Location: St. Clements Island Museum, 38370 Point Breeze Road, Coltons Point, MD

    Details: Enjoy a holiday exhibit of antique and collectible dolls (like Barbie, American Girl and more), classic trains and other retro toys in this festive holiday display inside the museum. This event is a fun visitor experience where you can see a unique Christmas Exhibit in the museum setting and recapture or share your youth by running the model trains.

    This year’s exhibit will be all about Christmases in St. Mary’s County and how it has been celebrated by locals in the past. Visitors can try their hand as a conductor by running some of the model trains, play with dolls, write Santa a letter, read a Christmas story, and more.

    The Black-eyed Susan Doll Club of Southern Maryland will have collections of antique and modern dolls on display. The life-like, hand-crafted felt creations of doll maker, R. John Wright,will be featured. There will also be an exhibit highlighting popular dolls and from the Victorian Era,1920’s, 1950’s and 1980’s.

    Santa and Mrs. Claus will setup their train-set and dollhouses for the Christmas season.

    Look for “Holiday Touch Zones.” Operate an O scale and a G scale Lionel train sets. Touch and learn about the different types of dolls children played with long go.

    Price:  $3 Adults/ $1.50 Children 6 – 18, FREE Children 5 and under

    Link

    GLOW JUMP- PUMP IT UP

    3:00 PM-5:00 PM
    01/01/2020

    WINTER FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS AT WATKINS REGIONAL PARK

    5:00 PM-9:30 PM
    01/01/2020

    WINTER FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS AT WATKINS REGIONAL PARK

    Date: November 29, 2019-January 1, 2020

    Time: 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM

    Location: Watkins Regional Park, 301 Watkins Park Drive, Upper Marlboro, Maryland

    Price: Tickets range from $5 per car or van to $30 per bus, see website for details.

    Information: Join in celebrating the 30th anniversary of Watkins Park’s Winter Festival of Lights by driving thru a spectacular holiday display of more than one million lights and one of the tallest tree displays in Maryland. Participants are encouraged to bring a canned or nonperishable good to be donated to a local food bank.

    WINTER FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS AT WATKINS REGIONAL PARK- LINK

  • 02
    02.January.Thursday

    TODDLER TIME - SKYZONE SCHEDULE

    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    01/02/2020

    TODDLER TIME – SKYZONE  SCHEDULE

    Date:  Every Tuesday & Thursday

    Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

    Location: Sky Zone Trampoline Park, Crain Highway, White Plains, MD

    Details: Toddler Time is a great shared experience for child and parent. A time for your little ones to discover the joy of being active, bouncing under the supervision of their parents, and without interference from the big kids. Visit their website or Facebook Page to find out about special seasonal Toddler Time Events

    Event Type: Parent/child

    Age Group: Walking to 5 years old

    Registration: Walk-in welcome!

    Cost: $10 Toddler, $8 Additional Toddler, $7 Parent

    SKYZONE TODDLER TIME LINK

    CHRISTMAS DOLLS AND TRAINS EXHIBIT

    12:00 PM-4:00 PM
    01/02/2020

    CHRISTMAS DOLLS AND TRAINS EXHIBIT AT ST CLEMENTS

    Date: December 1-January 5 (Closed Christmas Eve & Christmas)

    Time: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

    Location: St. Clements Island Museum, 38370 Point Breeze Road, Coltons Point, MD

    Details: Enjoy a holiday exhibit of antique and collectible dolls (like Barbie, American Girl and more), classic trains and other retro toys in this festive holiday display inside the museum. This event is a fun visitor experience where you can see a unique Christmas Exhibit in the museum setting and recapture or share your youth by running the model trains.

    This year’s exhibit will be all about Christmases in St. Mary’s County and how it has been celebrated by locals in the past. Visitors can try their hand as a conductor by running some of the model trains, play with dolls, write Santa a letter, read a Christmas story, and more.

    The Black-eyed Susan Doll Club of Southern Maryland will have collections of antique and modern dolls on display. The life-like, hand-crafted felt creations of doll maker, R. John Wright,will be featured. There will also be an exhibit highlighting popular dolls and from the Victorian Era,1920’s, 1950’s and 1980’s.

    Santa and Mrs. Claus will setup their train-set and dollhouses for the Christmas season.

    Look for “Holiday Touch Zones.” Operate an O scale and a G scale Lionel train sets. Touch and learn about the different types of dolls children played with long go.

    Price:  $3 Adults/ $1.50 Children 6 – 18, FREE Children 5 and under

    Link

    A VERY RETRO CHRISTMAS EXHIBIT

    12:00 PM-4:00 PM
    01/02/2020

    A VERY RETRO CHRISTMAS EXHIBIT

    Date: Everyday December 1, 2019 – January 5, 2020 (CLOSED Dec 24 & 25)

    Time: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

    Location: Piney Point Light House Museum

    Details: Enjoy a family friendly holiday exhibit inside the museum and keeper’s quarters. This year’s theme is “A Very Retro Christmas” where visitors can see “retro” exhibits featuring holidays over the years. This event is a fun visitor experience where you can see a very unique Christmas Exhibit in the museum setting.

    Event Type: Holiday

    Cost: Adults -$7.00; seniors, students and military – $3.50 and 5 years and under – FREE

    LETS LEARN SPANISH!

    6:00 PM-7:00 PM
    01/02/2020
    WALDORF WEST LIBRARY
    10405 Odonnell Pl, Waldorf, MD 20603

    LETS LEARN SPANISH STORYTIME
    Date: FIRST THURSDAY OF THE MONTH – 2020 SCHEDULE
    Time: 6:00 PM – 6:30 PM
    Location: Waldorf West Library
    Details: Let’s learn Spanish together! Enjoy an English based storytime with some added Spanish words and watch as our Spanish vocabulary grows. We’ll read books, sing songs, dance and make a craft. It will be fantástico!
    Event Type: Family Storytime
    Age Group: 3 – 5
    CCPL CALENDAR LINK

    STEM CLUB

    6:00 PM-7:00 PM
    01/02/2020

    STEM CLUB

    Date: Thursday, January 02, 2020

    Time: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

    Location: Charles County Library – Potomac Branch

    Details: Join us for fun, learning, and socializing as we explore STEM themes. In January we will be learning about Cells and Microscopes!

    Event Type: Library

    Age Group: Recommended for ages 6-11

    Cost: FREE

     Register Link

    TEEN FILM CLUB

    6:00 PM-7:00 PM
    01/02/2020

    TEEN FILM CLUB

    Date: Thursday, January 02, 2020

    Time: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

    Location: Charles County Library – Waldorf West Branch

    Details: Film Club is dedicated to learning and actively participating in the filmmaking process. We will progressively go through the process of writing scripts, pre-production, filming, and post production of movies, including promotional projects for the library Recommended for ages 12+.

    Event Type: Library

    Age Group: 12-18

    Cost: FREE

    Link

  • 03
    03.January.Friday

    TOTSICLES

    10:00 AM-11:00 AM
    01/03/2020
    CAPITAL CLUB HOUSE
    3033 Waldorf Market Pl, Waldorf, MD 20603

    TOTSICLES
    Date: FRIDAY’S ONGOING (Call first on holiday’s to double check the schedule)
    Time: 10:00 AM- 11:00 AM
    Description: A half-hour of self-paced orientation to movement on ice, followed by a cup of hot cocoa and a story read aloud in our warm lobby. Stickers for all after storytime! Children may wear skates or shoes for snow and ice (no smooth-sole or open-toe shoes). Adults wear shoes for snow and ice.
    Location: Capital Club House
    Event Type: Parent/Child
    Age Group(s): 2-5
    Registration: Not Required
    Cost: $10 (2018 Price Change)
    More Information: https://www.charlescountyparks.com

    LITTLE JUMPER- PUMP IT UP

    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    01/03/2020
    PUMP IT UP
    109 Post Office Road B, Waldorf, MD 20602

    Little Jumpers
    Date :  Most Monday’s  & Friday’s (Always check their calendar or call first)
    Time : 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Location: Pump It Up Waldorf
    Details : This special open jump is for our guests aged 1-6 years old only. If you’re worried about older kids running around the smaller ones, this is the perfect time for your little jumpers. Our designated toddler area is for 1yrs-3yrs only. 2 yrs-6yrs are allowed to jump on the inflatables. Daycares are more than welcome to participate in Little Jumpers. We ask that if you are going to bring more than 5 participants that you call ahead to let us know.
    Cost: $5.00 per child
    Information: https://www.pumpitupparty.com/waldorf-md/calendar/

    ***ALWAYS CHECK THE SCHEDULE OR CALL FIRST TO MAKE SURE LITTLE JUMPERS IS STILL ON THE CALENDAR. ***

    STORY TIME AT WHITE RABBIT BOOK STORE

    11:00 AM-3:00 PM
    01/03/2020

    STORY TIME AT  WHITE RABBIT BOOK STORE

    Date/Time:

    • Friday’s January 3, 2020 – January 24 2020
    • Puppet Show January 31, 2020 11:00 AM

    Time: 11:00 AM,  12:00 PM, 1:00 PM & 2:00 PM

    Location: White Rabbit  Children’s Books & Gifts-  23415 Three Notch Road, Unit 2032
    California, Maryland

    Details:  Mostly every day through out January The White Rabbit hosts story time and other activities that are fun and engaging. Visit their Facebook page for details.

    Event Type: Kids Program/Story Time

    Age Group: All Ages

    Cost: FREE

    Link

    CHRISTMAS DOLLS AND TRAINS EXHIBIT

    12:00 PM-4:00 PM
    01/03/2020

    CHRISTMAS DOLLS AND TRAINS EXHIBIT AT ST CLEMENTS

    Date: December 1-January 5 (Closed Christmas Eve & Christmas)

    Time: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

    Location: St. Clements Island Museum, 38370 Point Breeze Road, Coltons Point, MD

    Details: Enjoy a holiday exhibit of antique and collectible dolls (like Barbie, American Girl and more), classic trains and other retro toys in this festive holiday display inside the museum. This event is a fun visitor experience where you can see a unique Christmas Exhibit in the museum setting and recapture or share your youth by running the model trains.

    This year’s exhibit will be all about Christmases in St. Mary’s County and how it has been celebrated by locals in the past. Visitors can try their hand as a conductor by running some of the model trains, play with dolls, write Santa a letter, read a Christmas story, and more.

    The Black-eyed Susan Doll Club of Southern Maryland will have collections of antique and modern dolls on display. The life-like, hand-crafted felt creations of doll maker, R. John Wright,will be featured. There will also be an exhibit highlighting popular dolls and from the Victorian Era,1920’s, 1950’s and 1980’s.

    Santa and Mrs. Claus will setup their train-set and dollhouses for the Christmas season.

    Look for “Holiday Touch Zones.” Operate an O scale and a G scale Lionel train sets. Touch and learn about the different types of dolls children played with long go.

    Price:  $3 Adults/ $1.50 Children 6 – 18, FREE Children 5 and under

    Link

    A VERY RETRO CHRISTMAS EXHIBIT

    12:00 PM-4:00 PM
    01/03/2020

    A VERY RETRO CHRISTMAS EXHIBIT

    Date: Everyday December 1, 2019 – January 5, 2020 (CLOSED Dec 24 & 25)

    Time: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

    Location: Piney Point Light House Museum

    Details: Enjoy a family friendly holiday exhibit inside the museum and keeper’s quarters. This year’s theme is “A Very Retro Christmas” where visitors can see “retro” exhibits featuring holidays over the years. This event is a fun visitor experience where you can see a very unique Christmas Exhibit in the museum setting.

    Event Type: Holiday

    Cost: Adults -$7.00; seniors, students and military – $3.50 and 5 years and under – FREE

    BUSCH GARDENS CHRISTMAS TOWN

    2:00 PM-10:00 PM
    01/03/2020

    BUSCH GARDENS CHRISTMAS TOWN
    Date: November 2019 -January 5, 2020 (WEEKENDS ONLY UNTIL DEC 9)
    Place: Busch Gardens, Williamsburg, VA
    Price: Cost of Admission to park/ FREE to Season Pass Holders
    Information: Christmas shines brightest at Busch Gardens Christmas Town in Williamsburg, Virginia. The world’s most beautiful theme park is aglow with over 8 million Christmas lights, making it the largest Christmas light display in North America. Enjoy kid-friendly, thrill rides, merry entertainment and dining options. Stay warm with a mug of the park’s signature peppermint fudge hot chocolate, meet Santa Claus in the North Pole and capture an unforgettable memory with a Christmas photo. Most of all, enjoy this most wonderful time of year with friends and family. CHRISTMAS TOWN PLAYFUL PARENT GUIDE

  • 04
    04.January.Saturday

    OPEN GYM 2020 SCHEDULE

    9:00 AM-10:00 AM
    01/04/2020

    OPEN GYM

    Date:

    • Wednesday /Friday 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    • Thursday 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    • Saturday 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

    Location: Elite Gym

    Details:  Come in for our Open Gym to practice your gymnastics skills and have fun while using our trampolines, tumble track and foam pit. Gymnastics instructors will be available for assistance.

    Event Type: Sports

    Age Group: 6+

    Cost: Non-RecPASS Drop-In Fee: $5 for 1-hour sessions, $10 for 2-hour sessions

    Link

    Schedule:

    AgeLocationDayDateTime
    6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterWOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
    6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterThOngoing8:00pm—9:00pm
    6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterFOngoing6:00pm—8:00pm
    6+Elite Gymnastics & Recreation CenterSaOngoing9:00am—10:00am

    SENSORY TIME - SKYZONE

    9:00 AM-10:00 AM
    01/04/2020

    SENSORY TIME- SKYZONE 2020 SCHEDULE

    Date: 2nd Saturday of Every Month

    Time: 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

    Location: Skyzone, Waldorf, MD

    Details: Enjoy the freedom of jumping in quieter, relaxing environment for those of special needs. ( Always verify with location before attending, especially on holidays.)

    Cost: $13 Per Person

    Event Link

    FREE HOME DEPOT KIDS WORKSHOP

    9:00 AM-12:00 PM
    01/04/2020

    HOME DEPOT BUILD

    Date: 1st Saturday of each month

    Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

    Location: HOME DEPOT – WALDORF

    Details: Create your own wooden project each month. All Kids Workshop attendees must be accompanied by a parent or adult at all times. All kids get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron and a commemorative pin while supplies last.

    January – Mini Hockey Game

    Event Type: Educational

    Age Group: Kids/All Ages

    Cost: FREE

    Link

    TODDLER HAPPY HOUR- CCPR FREE SWIM

    9:15 AM-11:45 AM
    01/04/2020
    ST CHARLES HIGH SCHOOL
    5305 Piney Church Road, Waldorf, MD 20603

    TODDLER HAPPY HOUR SWIM- CCPR FREE SWIM

    Date: SUMMER SCHEDULE- Saturdays

    • Lackey Pool- Saturday’s January 4, 2020- February 28, 2020  (10:45 AM -11:45 AM )
    • Wade Pool (St.Charles High)-  Saturday’s January 4, 2020- February 28, 2020 (9:15 AM -10:15 AM)

    Details: Enjoy time with your little fish in the zero-depth entry area. Adult required to be in the water with their children. Keep in mind weather contingent. If Charles County Schools are closed so is the pool.

    Age: 3 months – 5 years

    Cost: Resident Fee- FREE ages 3-5/ $2 per adult

    Event Link

     

    WEEKEND PROGRAMS AT WHITE RABBIT BOOK STORE

    11:00 AM-1:00 PM
    01/04/2020

    WEEKEND PROGRAMS AT WHITE RABBIT BOOK STORE

    Dates:

    • January 4, 2020 – Sofia Valdez, Future Prez Party
    • January 11, 2020 – Snowman Story & Craft
    • January 18, 2020 – Winnie The Pooh  Day
    • January 25, 2020 – Chinese New Year Activities

    Time: 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

    Location: White Rabbit  Children’s Books & Gifts-  23415 Three Notch Road, Unit 2032
    California, Maryland

    Details:  Every Saturday through out January The White Rabbit hosts story time and other activities that are fun and engaging. Visit their Facebook page for details.

    Event Type: Kids Program/Story Time

    Age Group: All Ages

    Cost: FREE

    Link

    OPEN SWIM -CCPR

    12:00 PM-6:00 PM
    01/04/2020

    OPEN SWIM – CHARLES COUNTY PARK & REC

    Dates/Times/Location:

    • Monday – Friday 7PM – 9PM (Wade)
    • Monday – Friday 5:30 PM – 9PM (Lackey)
    • Monday – Friday 6:00 PM – 9PM (North Point)
    • Saturday 12PM – 6PM (Wade/Lackey/North Point)

    Details: Enjoy indoor swimming pool.

    Event Type: Sport & Leisure

    Age Group: All Ages

    Cost:  2 and under – FREE/3-12 –  $5/ 13-59-  $6

    Link

    CHRISTMAS DOLLS AND TRAINS EXHIBIT

    12:00 PM-4:00 PM
    01/04/2020

    CHRISTMAS DOLLS AND TRAINS EXHIBIT AT ST CLEMENTS

    Date: December 1-January 5 (Closed Christmas Eve & Christmas)

    Time: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

    Location: St. Clements Island Museum, 38370 Point Breeze Road, Coltons Point, MD

    Details: Enjoy a holiday exhibit of antique and collectible dolls (like Barbie, American Girl and more), classic trains and other retro toys in this festive holiday display inside the museum. This event is a fun visitor experience where you can see a unique Christmas Exhibit in the museum setting and recapture or share your youth by running the model trains.

    This year’s exhibit will be all about Christmases in St. Mary’s County and how it has been celebrated by locals in the past. Visitors can try their hand as a conductor by running some of the model trains, play with dolls, write Santa a letter, read a Christmas story, and more.

    The Black-eyed Susan Doll Club of Southern Maryland will have collections of antique and modern dolls on display. The life-like, hand-crafted felt creations of doll maker, R. John Wright,will be featured. There will also be an exhibit highlighting popular dolls and from the Victorian Era,1920’s, 1950’s and 1980’s.

    Santa and Mrs. Claus will setup their train-set and dollhouses for the Christmas season.

    Look for “Holiday Touch Zones.” Operate an O scale and a G scale Lionel train sets. Touch and learn about the different types of dolls children played with long go.

    Price:  $3 Adults/ $1.50 Children 6 – 18, FREE Children 5 and under

    Link

    A VERY RETRO CHRISTMAS EXHIBIT

    12:00 PM-4:00 PM
    01/04/2020

    A VERY RETRO CHRISTMAS EXHIBIT

    Date: Everyday December 1, 2019 – January 5, 2020 (CLOSED Dec 24 & 25)

    Time: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

    Location: Piney Point Light House Museum

    Details: Enjoy a family friendly holiday exhibit inside the museum and keeper’s quarters. This year’s theme is “A Very Retro Christmas” where visitors can see “retro” exhibits featuring holidays over the years. This event is a fun visitor experience where you can see a very unique Christmas Exhibit in the museum setting.

    Event Type: Holiday

    Cost: Adults -$7.00; seniors, students and military – $3.50 and 5 years and under – FREE

    FAMILY NIGHT - WALDORF SKATING CENTER

    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    01/04/2020

    FAMILY NIGHT – WALDORF SKATING CENTER

    Dates & Times:

    • Tuesday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM (Discount $4 Admission/$1 Skate Rental)
    • Friday Evenings – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    • Saturday Afternoon – 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    • Saturday Evening – 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    • Sunday Afternoon – 1:00 – 4:00 PM

    Location: Waldorf Skate Center –  3410 Leonardtown Rd. Waldorf, MD 20601 (Behind Tropical Smoothie)

    Details: Enjoy indoor roller skating with family. Roller-skating is one way for kids to get some exercise and it’s something the whole family can do. Waldorf Roller Skating Center Roller and Inline Skating Rink offers open skating, where the rink is open to the public, as well as private access to the skating rink for events such as a birthday party. The rink offers rentals for regular roller skates and you are free to bring your own regular or inline skates. For beginners, skating classes are available for kids and adults of all ages.

    Event Type: Family Fun

    Age Group: Recommended ages 3 and up

    Cost: $7 Admission Per Person/ $2 Skate Rental Per Person (Show the flier below Fri/Sat/Sun and skate center will donate $1 to SOMD Christian Academy)

    Link

    KIDS BINGO

    2:00 PM-4:00 PM
    01/04/2020

    KIDS BINGO

    Date: January 4, 2020

    Time: 2:00 PM

    Location:  Accokeek VFD –  16111 Livingston Rd, Accokeek, Maryland 20607

    Details: Kids Bingo, all ages can play our bingo, bring the whole family for a great time at a low price with a chance to win some gift cards. Each $15 packet includes: bingo cards, dabber, hot dog, hamburger or cheeseburger, chips and a drink. We except cash or credit, pull tabs will be on sale for adults 18 and over, pull tabs will be cash payouts. For more details call 301-751-6618

    Event Type:  Kid Program

    Age Group: Kids

    Cost:

    Link

    BUSCH GARDENS CHRISTMAS TOWN

    2:00 PM-10:00 PM
    01/04/2020

    BUSCH GARDENS CHRISTMAS TOWN
    Date: November 2019 -January 5, 2020 (WEEKENDS ONLY UNTIL DEC 9)
    Place: Busch Gardens, Williamsburg, VA
    Price: Cost of Admission to park/ FREE to Season Pass Holders
    Information: Christmas shines brightest at Busch Gardens Christmas Town in Williamsburg, Virginia. The world’s most beautiful theme park is aglow with over 8 million Christmas lights, making it the largest Christmas light display in North America. Enjoy kid-friendly, thrill rides, merry entertainment and dining options. Stay warm with a mug of the park’s signature peppermint fudge hot chocolate, meet Santa Claus in the North Pole and capture an unforgettable memory with a Christmas photo. Most of all, enjoy this most wonderful time of year with friends and family. CHRISTMAS TOWN PLAYFUL PARENT GUIDE