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Family-Friendly Events to Check Out Before Summer Ends

The waning days of summer mean county fairs, outdoor movies, and much more.
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It’s August, and the days seem to be speeding by. Our friends at Activity Rocket are here to share a few to-do’s from their summer bucket list.

Outdoor Movies

Nothing beats watching a movie outside. For a great list of where you can find family-friendly movies around Washington, check out a terrific list compiled by Our Kids. 

Fairs & Funnel Cakes

The end of summer also means tons of county fairs—where else can you find rides, entertainment, animals, and funnel cakes? 

Montgomery County Fair, August 8-16

Howard County Fair, August 2-9

Prince George’s County Fair, September 4-7

Ann Arundel County Fair, September 10-14 

Frederick Fair, September 12-20

Ferris Wheels & Live Music

Friday Night Live at the National Harbor has family-friendly free summer music through September 19 from 6 to 9 PM, and while you are there be sure to check out the Capital Wheelthe world-class Ferris wheel. 

From your friends at Activityrocket.com—kids’ classes, camps & sports. Booked fast.

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