Must-Know Info for Kids in the DC Area


Get must-know info for kids in the Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia areas. Find summer camps, preschools, birthday party resources, activities, and gobs more to enrich kids’ lives in the DMV!

Summer Camps

Birthday Party Guide

kids birthday party

101 Things to Do

Indoor Play Spaces

Preschool Guide

Childcare Providers

Best Playgrounds

favorite dc Playground

Pediatric Dentists


Tutors & Ed Resources

Best Photographers

Pediatric Urgent Care

Guide to Outdoors

Guide to Indoors

Swim Lessons

Splash pads & Waterparks

Guide to Trains

Volunteer with Kids

volunteering opportunities with kids

Give Back with Kids

Time with kids while giving back

Gift Guide

Birthday Freebies

Thrift Stores

Consignment Shops

80+ Nature Spots

DC Toddler Camps

MD Preschool Camps

See Animals

More Kid Life

must-know info for kids in the Washington, DC area

Aquatic Animals

where to see aquatic animals dc

Outdoor Movies

Summer Bucket List

DC summer fun

Spring Bucket List

Non-Napper Activities

Toddler Scavenger Hunt

toddler friendly summer

Potty Training

Experience Gifts

gift of experience

Summer Fun

Indoor Pools

Golf Activities

Please check back for new and updated resources! Pop by our Pregnancy and Postpartum Guide, Mom Life Guide, Guide to the Indoors, Guide to the Outdoors, Eat and Drink DC, Events Guide, and MORE!

If you are new to the Washington, DC area, Welcome! We hope this must-know info for kids helps make moving with kids a little less overwhelming and you find comfort while navigating so many new things. It’s a lot! Hang in there and don’t be shy with meeting new neighbors and making new friends. Everyone could use a new friend!

Please be sure to join our large DC Area Moms and Families Facebook Page along with our Neighborhood Community and Conversation Groups, DC Area Moms Group, Book Club, New & Expecting Moms Group.

must-know info for kids in the Washington, DC area