Here's What is Open on Christmas Day Near DC

Take a break from opening presents for a spin on the Washington Harbour Ice Rink. Photo courtesy of icebuilders.com
Take a break from opening presents for a spin on the Washington Harbour Ice Rink. Photo courtesy of icebuilders.com

Christmas Day is here! After your kids rip apart their stockings and gifts at an ungodly hour of the morning, what should you do all day? Whether your family celebrates Christmas and you need an activity to burn off your kids' energy, or it's just another Saturday and you're wondering what is open on Christmas Day near Washington, DC, here are 15 places open on Christmas Day in the DC area.

If you're also looking to take a break from cooking as a Christmas present to yourself, check out our list of 15 restaurants that are open on Christmas day

Be sure to check with the venue for its COVID guidelines and requirements before heading out to any event. Many places in and around DC now require guests to show either proof of vaccination or a negative test; some events are getting canceled or postponed at the last minute due to the latest COVID surge.

Strawberry Jubilee Fest
Great Country Farms - 9:00 AM Pick
CiNoMatic
Alethia Tanner Park - various times Pick
Pixelbloom
Artechouse - 10:00 AM
Toddler Trail Time
Watkins Nature Center - 10:00 AM
Preschool Story Time - Benning Neighborhood Library
Benning Neighborhood Library - 1:30 PM
Neighborhood Guides
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