FREE and Cheap Events Happening This Weekend
Nov 30 – Dec 3
It’s officially the holiday season and events are taking place all over the DMV. This weekend is full of FREE and Cheap activities. Don’t forget to take a look at the Holiday Light Displays list because I’m updating it all the time!
Bowie Town Center
Nov 30; 7-pm
National Harbor Holiday Movies: A Christmas Carol
Dec 1; 2-4pm
Breakfast with Santa
St. Charles Towne Center
Dec 2; 8:30-10am
College Park Aviation Museum – College Park
Dec 2; 12-4pm
Santa will fly into the historic College Park Airport with the help of his special “sleigh.” Try your hand at various holiday crafts and activities and get your picture taken with Santa! Santa usually flies in around 12:30.
Charles County Holiday Trail
Various Sites in Charles County
Visit county landmarks on the Trail which will be decorated for the holidays and have special programming.
Story Time with Mrs. Claus
Patuxent Nursery – Bowie
Dec 3; 1pm
CityCenterDC Ice Lounge
Dec 1 (4-8pm); Dec 2-3 (10-6pm)
Venture inside a life size modern, ice igloo made of 36,000 pounds of ice blocks in The Park at CityCenter.
District Holiday Boat Parade
The Wharf DC
Dec 1; 4-10pm
Smithsonian Holiday Festival
National Museum of American History
Live music, food history demonstrations, book signings, a gift wrapping station, holiday treats on sale, and more
Alexandria Holiday Boat Parade of Lights
Alexandria City Marina
Dec 2; 5:30-9pm
The Yards DC
Nov 30-Dec 31; 6:30-10pm
Four spherical globes, ranging in size from 8 to 22 feet in diameter, will be featured with shadow theater technology projecting awe-inspiring holiday visuals.
The calendar is being updated daily with Holiday Events for the Month of December so check out the calendar page often for more events and activities.