Best of May: Top Things to Do in DC with Kids for Mother's Day, Memorial Day Weekend, and More

Celebrate strawberry season at the Strawberry Jubilee Fest. Photo courtesy of Great Country Farms, Facebook
Celebrate strawberry season at the Strawberry Jubilee Fest. Photo courtesy of Great Country Farms, Facebook

From Mother's Day to Memorial Day, we'll be finding fun things to do all month long—May the 4th be with you!

May brings the return of some of our favorite annual DC events. Enjoy all the beautiful May flowers at Washington National Cathedral's annual Flower Mart. Enjoy family-friendly Cinco de Mayo fun at the Running of the Chihuahuas. Take a trip around the world with your family at the Around the World Embassy Tour and the EU Open House. End the month by kicking off your summer at the Blast Off Summer Concert and fireworks at Wolf Trap.

Find more top May fun in our list of where to have Mother's Day brunch near DC, where to play indoor mini golf near DC, and the best things to do in DC with kids this spring.

We’re adding more events to our family activity calendar every day, so don’t forget to check it frequently.

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Season's Greenings at US Botanic Garden
United States Botanic Garden - 10:00 AM Pick
Georgetown GLOW
Georgetown - 5:00 PM Pick
Reston Town Center Ice Skating Pavilion
Reston Town Center - various times Pick
Emotions at Play with Pixar's Inside Out
National Children's Museum - 9:30 AM
Let's Learn Circuits Online Camp
Zoom - Online - 9:30 AM
Neighborhood Guides
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