"We didn't realize we were making memories, we just knew we were having fun"
Fun events for the family. Sounds like music to my ears. You don’t have to sneak through any backdoors or hide in a theater to watch free movies. Matter of fact, take a blanket or lawn chair and visit a Screen on the green event, it's one of the DC area’s most popular activities of the summer. This summer, watch free films at various venues such as the National Mall, Capital Riverfront, National Harbor and Rosslyn Summer Filmfest to name a few. Enjoy full free movies showings throughout the DMV. Movies in DC area are listed here and run throughout the summer and fall of 2015.
Are you into "Twilight Tatoo"?
Musician and history buffs step into the world of the US military band. Marines, Army, Navy and Coast Guard soldiers serve and defend the civil liberties of the USA proudly. Washington DC, the nation's capital is home to many national monuments and museums visited by millions of tourists annually. Twilight Tatoo is rich in tradition and military pagentry. Experience the patriotic presentaion of symphonic music and arts courtesy of the United States Army band with performances by the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) and The U.S. Army Band "Pershing's Own."
Twilight Tattoo’s history dates back to just before World War II. This live presentation is sponsored by the U.S. Army Military District of Washington (MDW) and is growing in popularity, shows are performed throughout the summer months. Thousands of audience members have experienced the ceremony and pageantry of this military production.
Now you know about two of the most popular summer events in DC, Maryland and Virginia. Screen on the green and Twilight Tatoo are two fun family friendly events that are absolutely free to attend just check listings for schedule of activities.
So which event will you attend? Leave a comment below if you know of other kidfriendly activities in our area.
For links to kid-friendly events in Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia see below: