Best Things To Do in DC in November with Kids: Thanksgiving, Festivals, Dinos
With Halloween in the rear-view mirror in DC, we're barreling full tilt toward the holidays.
Naturally, that means dinosaurs. And camels. Eventually, maybe even turkeys. Meanwhile, Reston is sharpening up ice skating blades, Vienna's Winter Walk of Lights is powering on, and Ice & Lights and Zoo Lights are back this season, too. The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is virtual for everyone this year.
Read on for all our top picks for things to do in Washington, DC this November with kids.
While we try to promote safe activities that occur outdoors or with social distancing guidelines in place, please keep your family and others safe by wearing a mask and maintaining appropriate distance. If you arrive at an event that appears too crowded, try using the “nearby” search feature on our event calendar to find something else to do.
Places featured in this article:
RFK Stadium Lot 5
Reston Town Center
McLean Central Park Gazebo
Sidelines Sports Bar & Grill
F Street sidewalk in front of the Smithsonian American Art Museum & National Portrait Gallery
H Street Farms
Silver Spring Ice Rink
MedStar Capitals Iceplex
Mount Vernon RECenter Ice Arena
The Wharf Ice Rink - Closed for 2020-2021 Season
Cabin John Ice Rink - Closed for 2020/2021 Season
Fort Dupont Ice Arena - Closed for 2020/2021 Season
Wheaton Ice Arena - Closed for 2020/2021 Season
Canal Park Ice Rink - Closed for 2020/2021 Season
Enchant Christmas - Closed for 2020/2021 Season
National Gallery of Art Ice Rink - Closed for 2020/2021 Season
Top of the Gate Rooftop Skating Rink - Closed for 2020/2021 Season
Washington Harbour Ice Rink - Closed for 2020/2021 Season
Ice & Lights: The Winter Village at Cameron Run