Top Picks for Maryland Family Events
See my top picks of events suitable for the Littles! As always, be sure to check the event site for updates before heading out. Looking to add more hands on programs this summer? Check out my list of Free and Cheap Summer Programs hosted by many local retailers.
Annapolis Irish Festival
Saturday, July 16 – 11am – 4pm
Anne Arundel County Fairground
Everything is FREE for the Wee Ones. Face Painting, Balloon Sculptures and Hats, Activities and Culture, Kids Music Show w/ Seamus Kennedy, Bouncy Castle (parents must purchase tickets to festival to accompany children in Leprechaun Land)
Saturday, July 16; 12pm – 3pm
Bowie Town Center
Kids will explore trucks of all shapes and sizes! From police cars to dump trucks, not to mention a bounce house, face painting, prizes, and fun!
Movies on the Beach – FREE
Saturday, July 16; Movie Starts at Dusk
North Beach, 5th and Bay Ave.
Bring your beach chair or blanket and get comfy on the beach as you enjoy the family movie, Disney’s Inside Out!
Chuggington: A Traintastic Adventure
July 16-17; 8:30am – 2:30pm
B&O Railroad Museum
Young Trainees have the opportunity to participate in a variety of activities, complete several challenges, and earn rewards for their participation. Each challenge is scenario-based and represents Chuggington’s main themes and characters – Koko, Brewster, and Wilson. The challenges allow Trainees to practice important life skills such as teamwork, safety, and leadership as they work hard to become the best Trainee they can be.
Through August 28
Adventure Musical Theatre Center – Glenn Echo ParkJourney the game of Jumanji with Judy and Peter in an interactive stage performance the family will never forget!
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Through July 31
Jam along to music from cultures around the world. The show will have the whole family standing up, dancing and begging for more! From the eye-catching colorful costumes to getting low with the Caribbean Limbo, the excitement is just around the corner.