Saturday Art Explorers. Photo courtesy of Glen Echo Park
Saturday Art Explorers. Photo courtesy of Glen Echo Park

Veterans Day Weekend Things to Do in DC: Kids Euro Festival, Nature, Art November 9-11

For many DC families, Veterans Day weekend means three days off of work and school and plenty of opportunities to enjoy some quality time together. Whether you're in the mood for arts and crafts or nature walks, there's something for everyone in the family. The Kids Euro Festival is the highlight of the weekend. After two weeks of Europe's best musicians, dancers, and other kids performers, the festival winds down on Sunday so be sure and check it out if you haven't already.

Read on for our top picks for this weekend, and then head over to our events calendar, if you need more ideas.

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The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
2700 F Street NW Studio F
Washington, DC 20566

Creative Cauldron
410 South Maple Avenue
Falls Church, VA 22046

Jammin Java
227 Maple Avenue
Vienna, VA 22180

SER Restaurant
1110 North Glebe Road
Arington, VA 22201

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

The National Theatre
1321 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Helen Hayes Gallery, 2nd floor
Washington, DC 20004

Sandy Spring Museum
17901 Bentley Road
Sandy Spring, MD 20860

Dyke Marsh
6401 George Washington Memorial Parkway
Alexandria, VA 22307

Huntley Meadows Park
3701 Lockheed Blvd
Alexandria, VA 22036

National Postal Museum
2 Massachusetts Ave., N.E. Byrne Education Loft
Washington, DC 20002