Baby, it’s cold outside! Warm up with these fun activities and keep the kids busy all weekend long. Here are our picks for fam-friendly fun!

Baltimore Family Events

Kids Night Out at Irvine Nature Center
Enjoy the evening out while your kids enjoy a fun-filled night of nature activities this Friday from 6 PM – 9 PM! Children participate in arts and crafts, animal encounters, nature games and a tasty pizza dinner. Spaces are limited, so register early! Ages 5-9. MORE INFO

Family Saturdays: Pee Wee’s Big Adventure at The Senator Theatre
Join The Senator Theatre on select Saturday mornings as we present classic movies for the whole family! Showtimes at 10am on the BIG SCREEN! Admission is only $5. This Saturday, see Pee Wee’s Big Adventure Doors open at 9:30am. MORE INFO

Winter Ornaments at Cromwell Valley Park
Time to put away those Christmas decorations and deck the halls with winter ones! Use natural materials to bring the winter inside. Saturday, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM. MORE INFO

Little Gloriana Trunk Show + Casting Call
Would your little girl like to be the next face of Little Gloriana? Join Tiny Toes Boutique this Saturday between 12:00 and 4:00 for a casting call.  Open to all girls ages 4-9. Winner will participate in an upcoming photo shoot in New York City.  Be sure to shop their Little Gloriana Trunk show as well, including fabulous clearance deals. Perfect for dressing all those dolls that Santa brought. MORE INFO

Winter Family Festival at The American Art Museum
Willing to take a drive to DC? Join The American Art Museum for feathery fun as the whole family enjoys crafting for the birds to celebrate The Singing and the Silence: Birds in Contemporary Art, including a printmaking workshop with Lily Press, origami with Smithsonian Gardens, “Take-out Library” with DC Public Libraries, music by Magpie, and live birds on site courtesy of Virginia Raptor Conservancy! FREE. Saturday from 11:30 AM – 3:00 PM. MORE INFO

Nature Naps at Carrie Murray Nature Center
Where have all the animals gone? Where are all the leaves and flowers? Come to the Nature Center to learn which plants and animals are sleeping the winter away, which animals have left for the winter, and which plants and animals are still awake and braving the cold. $4/adults, $2/children 5 and under. Saturday from 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. MORE INFO

Charm City Players Present The Wizard of Oz
Last weekend to catch the show! Brielle Herlein and Amanda Lee Magoffin star as Dorothy and The Wicked Witch in Charm City Players’ production of The Wizard of Oz.  This new stage production is a celebration of the 75 Anniversary of the classic 1939 film and features a cast of 65 performers and musicians from throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. Saturday and Sunday at 2 PM. At Sunday’s show, enjoy a pre-show performance by THOSE two sisters from that very ICY COLD MOVIE. Yeah, you know. The ones who just let it go. Check out our show review before you go! MORE INFO

Pay What You Want Day at the National Aquarium
This Sunday the National Aquarium will host its first ever Pay What You Want Day! Maryland residents can donate an amount of their choice for admittance, with funds supporting the National Aquarium conservation efforts. Guests can donate an amount of their choice to support the Aquarium’s mission of inspiring conservation of the world’s aquatic treasures. Add a 4D Immersion Film for $5. MORE INFO

Plants and People Sunday
Head to the Rawlings Conservatory on Sunday from 1:30 to 3:30 PM for their Plants and People Sunday! Head to the exploration station.Elementary-aged children and youth experience fun and educational hands-on gardening with a project to take home. This Sunday’s theme is For the Birds. MORE INFO

Family Day with The Painted Palette: Paint a Monkey
Bring your little one to Family Day! The Painted Palette hosts one class each month that’s geared toward kids of all ages! Stay and paint with them, or drop them off and stay to watch or pick them up after class. The cost is $18 for children under 12, $35 for painting adults. This includes all materials and instruction! This Sunday at 11 AM, they’ll be painting monkeys. MORE INFO

Drop-In Art at The Walters: Exploration
Pack your bags and go on an adventure this month at The Walters! Travel by plane, train, or automobile to see all the sights in our collection. We will create important tools for our trip – a map, telescope, and passport! Every Saturday and Sunday! No registration required – drop-in, make, and take a fantastic piece of art home with you! MORE INFO