Kidriffic Events, October 5-6, 2013



Kid Friendly DC  has a wonderful list of fall festivals taking place in the DMV. Please go check it out!


Fall for Fairfax Kids Fest
When: Saturday, 10am – 7pm and Sunday, 10am – 5pm
Where: Fairfax County Government Center
12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax, VA 22035
Admission: Free to attend
Activities include scarecrow making*, pumpkin painting*, public safety and recycling-themed exhibits, pony rides*, petting zoo, hay rides, model trains, instrument petting zoo, and the KidWay MidWay* (with more than a dozen rides and attractions).

Washington DC Premiere of Thomas and Friends: King of the Railway DVD
When: Saturday, 10:15am
Where: Avalon Theatre
5612 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C.
Admission: Tickets are free, but limited


The event is held along Norfolk, Fairmont, St. Elmo, Cordell and Del Ray Avenues in Bethesda’s Woodmont Triangle. Admission to the Taste of Bethesda is free. Taste tickets are sold on-site in bundles of four tickets for $5. Food servings cost one to four tickets.

Adams Morgan PorchFest celebrates local talent by turning the front stoops and porches of several Adams Morgan homes into performance spaces where local musicians will play for the community for free! The sounds will be spread throughout the residential side streets of the neighborhood, making the stunning architecture the backdrop as you follow your ears from house to house.

Fabulas Mayas Open Rehearsal
When: Saturday, 1pm – 3pm
Where: Gala Hispanic Theatre
3333 14th Street NW Washington, DC 20010
Admission: Free to attend
The Gala Hispanic Theatre presents an Open Rehearsal of Fabulas Mayas, a bilingual children’s show for GALita. In this entertaining children’s play the Creator and Shaper provide lessons about life through the creatures they create to populate the earth. An adaption of traditional Maya legends and fables that features puppets, music, and song.


One thought on “Kidriffic Events, October 5-6, 2013

  1. Hello Johanna’s Mama,
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