Best Things To Do in DC in December with Kids: Christmas, Hanukkah, Holiday Lights
Christmas lights and holiday activities are back this December, and that's just the beginning of things to do in DC. Don’t miss our favorite kid-friendly events and activities in DC this month.
Start the month with the National Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony, live on December 2 or broadcast on CBS on Sunday, December 5. Take a candlelit walk in the woods on the winter solstice. If your kids are excited to see Santa, why not go swimming with Santa or take a train ride with him? Finally, welcome in the new year with family-friendly concerts and fireworks over the river at First Night Alexandria.
We’re adding more events to our family activity calendar every day, so don’t forget to check it frequently.