Veterans Day Weekend Events
This weekend is full of events happening in Maryland. The rain has parted ways with us so it’s a perfect opportunity to get out of the house. Happy Veterans Day to our military and be sure to check our site for Veterans day freebies! Have a Great Weekend!
Downtown Silver Spring Community Tree – Free
Nov 10; 6-9pm
Downtown Silver Spring’s Fountain Plaza
See the unveiling of lights of the holiday tree on the Fountain Plaza.
STEAM Makerspace -Free
Nov 10; 1-3pm
Prince George’s Ballroom
Build, experiment, and create at engaging stations that include: Light Painting Lab, Go!, Build-It Discs, 3D-Pens, K’NEX Amusement Park, Tasty Creations, and so much more.
Southern Maryland Comic-Con– $
Nov 10; 10am – 5pm
Comics, art, toys, costumes and everything else your geeky heart desires.
Cinderella – $
Nov 3 – Jan 6
A wacky retelling of the beloved fairy tale takes Cinderella on a royal adventure complete with a wisecracking rat, evil stepsisters, and a smitten prince.
St Martin’s Day Lantern Festival – Free
Nov 11; 3:30 – 4:30pm
College Park Arts Exchange
Enjoy a traditional German celebration which involves making beautiful paper lanterns and culminates in an outdoor walk at twilight.
2018 Fall Festival – Free
Nov 10; 10am – 1pm
Cresthill Church – Bowie
FREE kids activity, game, or craft! The LOCAL Fall Festival where there’s no entry fee, free pony rides, free moon bounces, and more.
SantaFest 2018 at Mall at Prince George’s – Free
Nov 10; 11am – 2pm
Mall at Prince George’s
Greet Santa Claus as he arrives at the Mall at Prince George’s! We’ll have Holiday Music playing, activities and more fun for the kids! Play games, win prizes and don’t forget to bring a gift to donate to charity.
L.O.L. Surprise! Eye Spy Pets Scavenger Hunt – Free
Nov 10; 10am – 1pm
Participating Target Stores
Kids will decode clues to find the missing LOL Surprise! Pet. There will be a selfie station, giveaways throughout and there will be unboxing every 30 minutes.
Santa’s Wonderalnd – Free
Nov 11; 5pm
Bass Pro Shops
Santa’s Wonderland is kid’s paradise! Free crafts, free photos, tree lighting, free cookies, giveaways and more! Santa’s Wonderland will run from Nov 11 – Dec 24 where there will be new activities happening each weekend.
Opening Night of Meadowlark’s Winter Walk of Lights – $
Meadowlark’s Winter Walk of Lights – Vienna
Meadowlark Botanical Gardens sparkles with more than 3/4 of a million lights every night through January 6.
National Harbor Tree Lighting – Free
Nov 10; 12 – 7pm
Holiday movies, pictures with Santa, and a firework presentation.