Celebrate the summer with a staycation to the region's most spectacular family-friendly hotel, Gaylord National Resort, in National Harbor, MD. The entire family can enjoy breathtaking views from the resorts 19-story atrium overlooking the Potomac River while experiencing free nightly fountain shows, a PEEPS Pursuit scavenger hunt, pool-side fun at its Junior-Olympic-size swimming pool, summer-inspired menus, spa treatments and more. Stay the night with the "It's Your Time to Celebrate" package, including a $100 resort credit that can be used for dining or an experience at Relache Spa. The package starts at $219 for four people. Rate is per room, per night. Per room plus tax, resort fee and parking. Limited availability. Extra nights and atrium upgrades may be available at prevailing rates. Not retroactive or combinable with other offers or groups. Other restrictions may apply. www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/wasgn-gaylord-national-resort-and-convention-center/

Earn your wings at Flight Trampoline Park. Kids can jump around in a field of 50 connected trampolines. Serious jumpers can also try their odds in an intense game of trampoline dodgeball, do flips and tricks into the air bags and dunk a basketball on different hoops. The Kiddie Corner is a perfect area for little jumpers. $$. Springfield, VA. virginia.flighttrampolinepark.com


Arts al Fresco
Family Fun
Planes and Trains
Historic Sites
Water Fun
Unique Museums
Culture for Kids
Animal Encounters
Nature Discovery
One-Tank Trips
County Fairs and Parades