Check out these September activities: family-fun festivals, live productions, indoor adventures and online art classes!
The 2022 National Book Festival is Back In Person and You’re Invited!
Join the Library of Congress for the National Book Festival, returning live and in-person to the Washington Convention Center on Saturday, September 3. Enjoy conversations with authors, stories for children, book signings and more. It’s free for readers of all ages. Visit LOC.gov/bookfest for more information.
Interlochen Center for the Arts – Online
Build your child’s confidence through online arts classes. Interlochen Online brings high-caliber arts education to aspiring artists everywhere. Whether your child wants to learn something new or develop their artistic skills, there is a class for every skill level. Classes in college advising, creative writing, dance, film, music, theater, visual arts and more! interlochen.org/interlochen-online
Flight Adventure Park
Are you ready for the adventure of a lifetime? Endless fun awaits you at Flight Adventure Park Springfield! We are the world’s ONLY thematic indoor adventure park, with over 25,000 square feet of aviation- and space-themed attractions and activities, and we can’t wait to show you our new look! flightadventurepark.com/springfield
Bethesda Urban Partnership
Taste of Bethesda returns Saturday, October 1 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and will bring 40 restaurants, five stages of entertainment and lots of family fun to Bethesda’s Woodmont Triangle. Downtown Bethesda’s famous food and music festival celebrates more than 30 years of bringing the community together to celebrate our delicious restaurants. Taste of Bethesda is located on Norfolk and Cordell Avenues. Admission is free. bethesda.org/bethesda/taste-bethesda
Premier Productions: Blue’s Clues & You! Live on Stage
Blue’s Clues & You! Live on Stage is an epic new adventure! Coming to Capital One Hall in Tysons, Va. on October 7. Josh is conjuring up a magical theater show, and needs YOUR help! Kids and families will fall in love with theater as they solve Blue’s Clues! Discover all the singing, dancing and laughing with Blue, her friends and YOU! bluesclueslive.com
Cirque du Soleil KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities
The ultimate family spectacular, Cirque du Soleil KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities is now playing at Tysons II in Tysons, Va. through September 25th. Unlock the magic as we follow an ambitious inventor who defies the laws of space, time and dimension, into a world where anything is possible. Save with their family offer at cirquedusoleil.com.