Pancake breakfasts, Dr. Seuss, Zoo Bloom, Bollywood Adventures, make-and-take art, and MORE. Get your planner ready — here are 45 (cool) things to do with kids in Baltimore this March!

45 Things To Do with Kids in Baltimore this March

Black History Month Student Exhibition
March 1 – March 10 | Times Vary | Creative Alliance

The Black History Month Art Exhibition presented by Johns Hopkins East Baltimore Community Affairs gives local youth a forum to display their artistic talents at the Creative Alliance at the Patterson. MORE

Winnie the Pooh
March 1 – April 18 | Times Vary | Toby’s Dinner Theatre

This original musical brings the classic tale of Winnie-the-Pooh to life. Christopher Robin, Piglet, Owl, Tigger and Eeyore join us, having wonderful adventures with our favorite, hungry little bear. When Winnie the Pooh gets stuck trying to get more “hunny” his friends work together to help. This theatrical experience is exciting no matter how young or old you may be. MORE

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban™ in Concert
March 2, 8 PM – 10:30 PM | March 4, 3 PM – 5:30 PM | Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall

Relive the magic of your favorite wizard in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban™ in Concert. Based on the third installment of J.K. Rowling’s classic saga, fans of all ages can now experience the thrilling tale accompanied by live music from the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra as Harry soars across the big screen. MORE

My Fair Lady
March 2 – March 11 | Times Vary | Harford Community College – Chesapeake Center

You’ll dance all night as Professor Henry Higgins attempts to transform a cockney flower girl into an elegant lady in time for a society ball. His gamble could pay off, but the spirited Eliza Doolittle is more of a handful than he could have expected! MORE

Annual Pancake Breakfast
March 3, 8 AM – 12 PM | March 4, 8 AM – 12 PM | Oregon Ridge Nature Center

Celebrate the end of the sugar season at the Oregon Ridge Lodge at their Annual Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser. Enjoy a stack of hot cakes drizzled with maple syrup and served with grilled sausage, orange juice, milk or coffee. MORE

CAC MakerSpace Family Workshop: Bring & Brand Your Own T-shirt
March 3 | 10 AM – 1 PM | Chesapeake Arts Center

Family workshops engage the community by providing fun and easy, interactive activities. Bring and brand you own t-shirt with a special CAC design! Staff will have stations ready for printing your own t-shirt. Volunteers will be there to guide you and assist when needed! MORE

Family Safety Day at The Fire Museum of Maryland
March 3 | 10 AM – 4  PM | The Fire Museum of Maryland

Have family fun while learning about keeping safe in this popular and FREE community event. Learn about home escape planning, disaster preparedness, and fire safety. See fire extinguisher demos, have your fire extinguisher tested and recharged or buy a new one. See more than 200 years of firefighting history and explore our interactive Discovery Room. MORE

2018 B’More Healthy Expo
March 3 | 10 AM – 5 PM | Baltimore Convention Center

The B’More Healthy Expo offers something for every age and interest. Families will be entertained and engaged with a variety of health and wellness exhibits and activities. Best of all, The B’More Healthy Expo will connect attendees with community resources to help them reach their health and wellness goals! MORE

It’s a Dr. Seuss Birthday Celebration!
March 3 | 10:30 AM – 1 PM | Towson Town Center

Join the Towson Town Center for a Read Across America event sponsored by the Teachers Association of Baltimore County featuring a visit from The Cat in the Hat, activities for children, and guest readers. MORE

Family Biking Open House
March 3 | 11 AM – 2:30 PM | Peabody Heights Brewery

Not sure how to keep riding once you have kids? Trying to figure out how to transition your kiddo onto their own bike? Want to connect with other families who also want to ride in Baltimore? Join Bikemore and Baltimore Family Bike Party for an open house style event full of different bike setups, resources, and more to help you feel more comfortable riding with your family. MORE

Family Arts Day
March 3 | 12  PM – 4 PM | Towson University Community Art Center

Drop-in for a day of art-making, dance workshops and interactive gallery tours all inspired by the current exhibitions in the Center for Arts galleries and Asian Arts and Culture Center. The day’s activities are designed and guided by Towson University students, faculty and staff. MORE

Irish Folk Dance
March 3 | 2 PM – 3 PM | Baltimore County Public Library – Towson

The dancers from O’Connor School of Irish Dance demonstrate various styles and levels of both soft and hard shoe dancing. Their instructor also plays a few tunes on her fiddle. Learn the basics of Irish dance and perform with the dancers! MORE

Kids Takeover Night with the Science Guys of Baltimore
March 3 | 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM | Rosenbloom Owings Mills JCC

Parents, treat yourselves to a Saturday night out and send your kids to the J! (Grades K-5). The Science Guys of Baltimore will be there! Kids will power a light bulb, cause each others hair to stand on end, shock each other, and our favorite…create explosions! They will even create their own full-color spectrum using a fluorescent bulb. MORE

The Children’s Playhouse of Maryland proudly presents “Seussical, Jr.”
March 3 – March 18 | Times Vary | Children’s Playhouse of Maryland at CCBC Essex

“Oh, the thinks you can think” when Dr. Seuss’ best-loved characters collide and cavort in an unforgettable musical caper! Horton the Elephant, the Cat in the Hat and all of your favorite Dr. Seuss characters spring to life onstage in “Seussical, Jr.”, a fantastical musical extravaganza. MORE

Native Voices: New England Tribal Families
March 3 – May 18 | Times Vary | Port Discovery Children’s Museum

Opening to the public on March 3, Native Voices, New England Tribal Families is an introduction to native communities around New England today. By visiting five different communities from northern to southern New England, museum visitors learn a lot about Native American traditions and how modern families balance contemporary life with preservation of important cultural identities. Native Voices: New England Tribal Families takes us through four New England seasons and shares stories, songs, and cultural materials that illustrate strong and enduring connections between tribes and their traditional homelands. MORE

The Senator Theatre Revival Movies
March 4, March 14, March 28 | Times Vary | Senator Theatre

Watch movie classics like Singin’ in the Rain, Breakfast at Tiffany’s and Edward Scissorhands on the big screen! MORE

Expressions 2018- The Magic We Make
March 3, 6:30 PM | March 4, 2 PM and 5:30 PM | March 6,  6:30 PM | Baltimore School for the Arts

Expressions is the single most important fundraiser of the year for Baltimore School for the Arts. Join them for a one-hour show featuring the students. Perfect for the whole family! MORE

Sleepover With The Sharks
March 9 to March 10 | 5:30 PM – 9 AM | National Aquarium

A Night That’s Every Shark Lover’s Dream! Explore the Aquarium after The Aquarium has closed to the public and learn about sharks in the interactive Shark Lab. After a kid-friendly dinner, you’ll have the chance to experience one of the 4-D Immersion films. An expert guide will lead you through special behind-the-scenes areas of the Aquarium. MORE

Parent and Me Cooking Class: Donuts
March 10 | 9 AM – 11:30 AM | Baltimore Chef Shop

What? Did someone say donuts? A class for kids (suggested ages 8-12) and their grown up to learn together in the kitchen. This is a ‘kid-sized’ version of our Donuts class. In these classes, we introduce challenging culinary skills to you and your emerging chef in a kid-friendly environment. Come join us in making these tasty treats! MORE

45 Things To Do with Kids in Baltimore this March - (cool) progeny

Zoo Bloom Featuring Farm Day
March 10 | 10 AM – 4 PM | Maryland Zoo in Baltimore

Spring is almost here! It’s time to escape hibernation and head to the Maryland Zoo for their first big event of the new Zoo season. They will be welcoming spring (and hopefully warmer weather) with special activities and treats for you and the animals, as well as learning about the animals that live on farms. MORE

St. Patrick’s Celebration
March 10 | 11 AM – 12:30 PM | Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall

Bring your wee ones and join the BSO for music from the Emerald Isle. This St. Patrick’s Celebration features Anderson’s Irish Suite; BSO musicians Ellen Pendleton Troyer, Jonathan Jensen, Tim Dilenschneider, Chris Williams, Lura Johnson and Brian Prechtl performing traditional Irish reels; Irish dancers from the Broesler School of Irish Dance; and bagpiper Sara Artes. Join the BSO in the lobby prior to the performance and enjoy interactive activities for families! MORE

Lunch with Dr Seuss
March 10 | 11 AM – 1:30 PM | Charles Village Pub & Patio

Celebrate the birthday of Dr. Seuss with lunch at Charles Village Pub and Patio in partnership with the Baltimore County Public Library. Dress up as your favorite Dr. Seuss Character, visit with Cat in the Hat, story time, photo station, lunch buffet and more. MORE

Pool Egg Hunt
March 10 | 12 PM – 1:30 PM | Roger Carter Community Center

Celebrate spring by hunting for eggs in Roger Carter’s Community Centers 25-meter pool. Plastic eggs are filled with surprises, no food or candy and float in the pool. MORE

Creamery Tours and Sweets!
March 10 | Times Vary | Prigel Family Creamery

Prigel Family Creamery is opening the doors of their creamery and processing plant and inviting you all to come inside! Learn step by step how ice cream is made and how their farm works from the grass to your table. Finish up your tour with an ice cream flight! MORE

Family Day: A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words!
March 10 | 1 PM – 5  PM | Reginald F. Lewis Museum

Enjoy a fun day exploring photographs of iconic African Americans in the special exhibition Reflections: Intimate Portraits of Iconic African Americans with an i-spy scavenger hunt, a story reading of Gordon Parks: How the Photographer Captured Black and White America, an art activity involving Art with a Heart and a puppet show about famous African Americans with Ebony Sonshine. MORE

Maker Workshop for Kids: St. Patrick’s Day​
March 10 | 2 PM – 3:30 PM | Baltimore County Public Library – Rosedale

Design and construct a leprechaun trap, create your own shamrock slime and learn about rainbows while making a homemade spectroscope. MORE

Shrek the Musical
March 10 – March 25 | Days & Times Vary | Charm City Players

Based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film, Shrek The Musical is a Tony Award-winning fairy tale adventure, Shrek brings all the beloved characters you know from the film to life on stage and proves there’s more to the story than meets the ears. MORE

St. Patrick Parade
March 11 | 1 PM – 3 PM | Washington Monument

The Baltimore St. Patrick’s Day Parade is truly a joyful event. Enjoy music, family, community pride and a celebration of an Irish tradition. MORE

Pi(e) Day
March 14 | 10 AM – 2 PM | Maryland Science Center

Pi(e) Day is a celebration of the mathematical constant Pi, a number used to calculate the circumference of a circle, and a celebration of the sweet, circular baked dessert! Help Maryland Science Center build a lengthy Pi chain as they string the digits of Pi along the main staircase. MORE

Newsies – A Disney Musical
March 15 – June 10 | Times Vary | Toby’s Dinner Theatre

Based on the Disney movie, and set in New York City at the turn of the century, this Tony Award winning, high energy musical is the rousing tale of Jack Kelly, the leader of a ragged band of “newsies.” Jack dreams of a better life but when publishing titans raise distribution prices at the newsboys’ expense, he rallies “newsies” from across the city to strike for what’s right. MORE

WTMD Presents Saturday Morning Tunes – Alex and the Kaleidoscope
March 17 | 9 AM – 11 AM | WTMD

Led by singer Alex Mitnick, Alex and the Kaleidoscope is an Emmy award-winning interactive music experience, which encourages and inspires kids to celebrate and learn through the power of songs, fun facts and adventures to interesting places around the world. MORE

If You Give a Kid a Storyville — Celebrate Storyville’s 10th Birthday!
March 18 | 9  AM – 12 PM | Baltimore County Public Library – Rosedale

If you give a kid a Storyville… they’re guaranteed an adventure. Join (cool) progeny at Baltimore County Public Library’s Rosedale Branch for the FUNraiser of the year: Storyville Turns 10! We’ll have the party hats, entertainment, book characters to meet, and breakfast treats. … Just be sure to bring your library card and explore all that the branch has to offer. MORE

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Music Box Series: In The Treetops
March 18 | 10 AM – 11 AM, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM | Gordon Center for the Performing Arts

Your child will explore music through these highly engaging and interactive performances by a small ensemble of BSO musicians. The light-hearted classical tunes help youngsters develop musicality, creativity, coordination, and literacy. MORE

Mom and Me Bollywood Adventure
March 18 | 1:30 PM – 3 PM | Movement Lab

Music is beautiful, and moving to the tunes with your little one can bring you closer. Come bond with your daughter(s), son(s), or both as you swing and jump together and share a laugh or two to the Indian Bollywood tunes!  Have fun and smile while you burn some serious calories and get your heart pumping. The class will include fast and slow paced easy to follow dance moves to balance fun and fitness led by instructor Megha Bahl. MORE

Ballet Theatre of Maryland presents Romeo & Juliet
March 18 | 2 PM – 4 PM | Patricia & Arthur Modell Performing Arts Center at The Lyric

Explore the depths of love, fate, and tragedy as Romeo and Juliet experience them on the path of the “star-crossed”—a path of chaos and passion rushing them into death and despair where their tragic sacrifice brings the hope of redemption. MORE

School of Rock
March 20 – March 25 | Times Vary | The Hippodrome

School of Rock is a New York Times Critics’ Pick and “AN INSPIRING JOLT OF ENERGY, JOY AND MAD SKILLZ!” (Entertainment Weekly). Based on the hit film, this hilarious new musical follows Dewey Finn, a wannabe rock star posing as a substitute teacher who turns a class of straight-A students into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing rock band. MORE

Out-of-This-World Space Play Date at St. James Academy
March 23 | 6 PM – 8:30 PM | St. James Academy

BLAST OFF for a night of out-of-this world family fun during our first-ever space play date! Join us at St. James Academy for STEM-inspired fun. We’ll be making rocket launchers and space landers, building with moon sand, painting planets, checking out the constellations, and more. (We’ve got a few special surprises up our space suit sleeves, too!). Tickets are just $5/family and include all activities AND ice cream for the whole family. MORE

Cardinal Shehan School Benefit Concert
March 23 | 6:30 PM – 8 PM | Calvert Hall High School

Can’t get enough of the The Cardinal Shehan School Community Choir? See them live and in concert all while supporting their scholarship fund in honor of Faye Wilkes Perry, a longtime supporter of the community. The concert event will feature the Cardinal Shehan Choir as well as a number of other performances led by Cardinal Shehan’s Musical Director, Kenyatta Hardison. MORE

STEM in Spring Break
March 24 – April 2 | Times Vary | Port Discovery Children’s Museum

Join us every day over Spring Break for fun, hands-on, STEM-themed programs that teach through play! Enjoy special performances along with special science exhibitions, projects, and learning each day of the week! MORE

Celebrate Maryland Day
March 24 | 2 PM – 4 PM | Cylburn Arboretum

Show your friends and family why you’re proud to be part of the Maryland community and come celebrate at Cylburn Arboretum. There will be games, crafts, and examples of all the symbols of Maryland. Ages 5-10. Children must be accompanied by an adult. FREE. Please RSVP. MORE

Spring Break Make & Take Workshops
March 27 – March 30 | 2 PM – 4 PM | American Visionary Art Museum

Join AVAM for hands-on, drop-in art-making workshops, themed around our current exhibition, The Great Mystery Show! Drop by the classroom to make your own original artwork and take it with you! MORE

B & O’s Wild West Adventures
March 28 – March 31 | 10 AM – 3 PM | B & O Railroad Museum
Put on your cowboy hats and boots and join the B&O Ranch for a wild wonderful time! There’s bulls that need ropin’, bandits that need catchin’, ponies that need racin’, and much more. So saddle up, cowboys and cowgirls, and meet at the B&O for a day of fun on the western frontier! Join them all day for games, crafts and more! MORE

Bunny BonanZOO
March 30 – April 1 | 10 AM – 2 PM | The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore

Hop hop hop on over to the Zoo this Easter weekend for one of the most egg-citing events of the year! Non-stop egg hunts, games, activities, bounce houses, crafts, live entertainment, and more are included FREE with Zoo admission or membership. Plus, don’t miss a full schedule of animal enrichment where our animals will get some Easter treats of their own! It’s a fun (and wild) way to celebrate the spring season. MORE

Petting Zoo at Clark’s Elioak Farm
March 30 | 10 AM – 5 PM | Clark’s Elioak Farm

Spring season at the Clark’s Elioak Farm is a special time. The farm comes alive after the long winter months with baby animals, bright green, healthy vegetables, and beautiful flowers. You will see some new animals at the farm as well as visit with some “old friends” like Captain Jack and Arlo. Come on out and rediscover your favorite farm animals and take a pony ride, hayride, and picnic and play with us. MORE

Discover the Dinosaurs: Time Trek
March 30 – April 1 | Times Vary | Maryland State Fairgrounds

Venture back to a time when the dinosaurs roamed the earth at Discover the Dinosaurs: Time Trek! Experience up-close encounters with a lifelike Stegosaurus, Velociraptor and the king T-Rex in this walk-thru exhibit. Kids become junior paleontologists as they dig for fossils in the Valley of the Bones. Visit the Kid’s Adventure Zone filled with themed bouncy houses, crafts and more. It’s family fun of prehistoric proportions! MORE

Easter Eggstravaganza
March 31 | 12 PM – 3 PM | Baltimore Humane Society

This isn’t your typical Easter Egg Hunt event – it’s for both kids and pets and includes some very unusual amusements! First, the Easter Bunny will be posing with children, dogs, cats, and any other family pets you might like to bring along. After the kids finish hunting for eggs on our lawn, they can further test their detective skills when they play the I Spy Cat Detective Game. MORE