Maryland Weekend Events
We’re most excited about Maryland Tax Free Week starting this Sunday thru August 18. Here’s a look at activities coming up with week, most free or cheap. Plan ahead and remember to check the event site for updates and cancellations. Keep your kiddos busy every day of the week by visiting the Events Calendar!
Grand Opening of Density for Children La Plata
August 10; 12-6pm
Moonbounce, DJ, face painting carnival games and funnel cakes! Rita’s Italian Ice and Chick Fil-A will be giving away coupons for refreshing treats and kids meals.
Back to School Fiesta
August 11; 11am-4pm
Mattawoman Middle School
The “Back to School” Community Fiesta will focus on saying no to bullying, drugs and texting and driving. First 200 kids get a backpack full of school supplies.
Annual Kid’s Playwriting Festival
North Beach Recreation Center
Twin Beach Players hosts a playwriting competition, open to all school age children in the state of Maryland.
You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown – LAST WEEKEND
Until August 12 ; 10:30am
The Off-Broadway hit features the beloved Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus, Sally, and Schroeder. They will sing and dance their way through the timeless struggles of childhood. Best for ages 5+.
Family Fun: Feathered Friends
August 10-11; 10am-1pm
FREE – Please Register
National Wildlife Visitor Center – Laurel
Learn about a number of bird species, engage in hands-on activities, games and crafts. Meet a live owl at 10:30, 11:30 and 12:15.
Airmail Centennial Celebration
August 11; 10am-4pm
College Park Aviation
100th anniversary of the first airmail delivery by the U.S. Postal Service! Participate in engaging hands-on activities, talk with pilots and mingle with fellow aviation buffs.
Summer Outdoor Movie featuring Black Panther
August 11; 8-10pm
School House Pond – Upper Marlboro
Bring a Blanket and enjoy some fresh popcorn and food vendors. Free street parking is available.
Montgomery County Fair
Montgomery County Fairgrounds
Kids Bop Live
MECU Pavilion – Baltimore
Jam out with the Kids Bop Kids featuring your favorite POP hits!
Movies on the Potomac featuring The Little Rascals
August 5; 6:00pm
Bring blankets, chairs and snacks to enjoy family movies together.