Show your Mother Earth some love today! Volunteer at the Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens. Photo by Tim Ervin
Show your Mother Earth some love today! Volunteer at the Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens. Photo by Tim Ervin

10 Spring Festivals for DC Families

Spring is here, and with it comes festival season. DC families can look forward to a springtime filled with festivals. Whether you're in the heart of the nation's capitol or looking for some in the suburbs, you and your family will find weekend festival fun throughout the season.  From Earth Day events to book festivals and the National Cathedral's much anticipated annual Flower Mart, there's a little something for everyone.

Remember: Inclement weather can impact some of these outdoor events so be sure to check directly with the venue if the weather seems questionable.

Need more ideas for spring fun? Head to our events calendar. In the meantime, browse our list of festivals and see which ones will make it onto your family's calendar.

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Library of Congress National Book Festival
Library of Congress and Virtual - 9:00 AM Pick
Pumpkin Village at Leesburg Animal Park
Leesburg Animal Park - 9:30 AM
Summers Farm Fall Festival
Summers Farm - 10:00 AM
Homeschool History Days
Dumbarton House - 10:00 AM
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides