Photo by Kathryn Lee Photography courtesy of Great Country Farms
Photo by Kathryn Lee Photography courtesy of Great Country Farms

Columbus Day Weekend Things to Do in DC: Oktoberfest, Pumpkins, Art October 12-14, 2019

Pumpkins, apples, jack o’ lanterns, festivals...there are so many ways for DC families to enjoy fall this weekend. Have you already checked off all the fall things from your family calendar? No worries - there’s plenty more to do, from art to treasure hunts. Read on for our top picks for this weekend, and then head over to our events calendar for more ideas.

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Great Country Farms
18780 Foggy Bottom Rd
Bluemont, VA 20135

Amazing Farm Fun at Ticonderoga
26469 Ticonderoga Road
Chantilly, VA 20152

West Fairmont Park
States Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19019

Cos Farms
15621 Braddock Rd
Centreville, VA 20120

Ridge Hill
1 Ridge Hill Boulevard
Yonkers, NY 10710

King Farm Village Center
302-404 King Farm Boulevard
Rockville, MD 20850

Historic Downtown Fairfax
3999 University Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030

Boomerang Pirate Ship
Washington Harbour
Washington, DC

National Law Enforcement Museum
444 E Street NW
Washington, DC 20001

Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture
7300 MacArthur Blvd.
Glen Echo, MD 20812

Sandy Spring Museum
17901 Bentley Road
Sandy Spring, MD 20860

Reston Town Center
11900 Market St.
Reston, VA

Town of Clifton
Clifton Road, South
Clifton, VA 20124

Marietta House Museum
5626 Bell Station Road
Glenn Dale, MD 20769

Kentlands Market Square
200 Market Street
Gaithersburg, MD 20878

Jammin Java
227 Maple Avenue
Vienna, VA 22180

Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest
Washington, DC 20004

Local Motion Progress
2377 South Dove Street
Alexandria, VA 22314

Mount Vernon
3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway
Mount Vernon, VA 22121

National Postal Museum
2 Massachusetts Ave., N.E. Byrne Education Loft
Washington, DC 20002
Drive-in Movies at The Boro Tysons
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The Shows Must Go On
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A Hamilton Read-Along
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Summer Nights at Home
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