Events Fit for the Little Ones in Maryland
Back To School Fair Presented by
Prince George’s County Public Schools
The Show Place Arena
August 6; 10 am – 1 pm
Representatives will be available from various PGCPS schools, offices, and county agencies throughout the day. On-site student registration, school uniform purchasing, student performances, and new this year, free, on-site immunizations and school supplies will be given away.
Lighthouse Open House
August 6; 10 am
Point Lookout Lighthouse
The Lighthouse will be open to the public for self-guided tours. Volunteers from the Point Lookout Lighthouse Preservation Society will be on hand for questions.
Lowe’s Fest – La Plata
August 6; 10 am – 2 pm
Lowes – La Plata
Bring the whole family out for activities food and prizes!
Wings of Fancy
Open Until September 25; 10 am – 4 pm The seasonal display features hundreds of live butterflies from all over the world. Learn about their amazing metamorphosis, the important role butterflies play in having healthy ecosystems, and how to ensure these beautiful insects thrive in our own gardens.
American Indian Village Discovery Day
Patuxent River Park
August 6; 10 am – 12 pm
Explore the new replicated Eastern Woodland American Indian Village and participate in activities.
Early Keepers w/Culture Queen
The Prince George’s African-American Museum
August 6; 12pm Early Keepers is a free program for children 3-7 years old. Families explore multicultural heritage through storytelling, music, movement/dance, and arts & crafts. Parents can spend quality time with their children while engaging in fun and culturally rich activities that incorporate problem-solving, math, and reading skills.
College Park Aviation Museum
August 6; 2 pm
Learn about aviation innovations in a special STEM-based hands-on activity.
Leonardtown’s Beach Party: The 6th Annual
Running of the Balls
August 6; 7 pm
Come participate in the Running of the Balls as 6,00 golf balls are dropped and race to the finish line!
Movies on the Potomac: Cars
July 31, 2016; 4pm
National Harbor Check out a night at the movies watching Disney’s Cars! Pack your chairs, food and snacks. It’ll be a fun evening for all ages!