Summer Camp Guide For BaltimoreWith summertime just around the corner, now is the time to start looking around for the area’s best camps for your kids. If they like outdoor adventure, music, sports, education and most importantly fun, the Baltimore area offers a wide variety of camps for all ages and we have compiled a list of some of them to help you get jump on your search.
Top Spots In Baltimore For Horseback RidingAs the temperatures begin to warm up, many families start peeking out their windows looking around for some fun outdoor activities. Horseback riding combines history, nature, family fun and exercise all in one exciting adventure. We looked around and compiled a list of some of the top places you and your family can go for lessons, learning, riding and fun!
Family Fun Guide To National Aquarium BaltimoreThe National Aquarium, located in Baltimore's downtown Inner Harbor area, fittingly sits just above the harbor’s edge. It’s a great destination for any family large or small looking to see some spectacular marine-life, swimming mammals, tropical forests and wild extreme animals. The aquarium, the nation’s first National Aquarium, was built in the early 80s, but with extensive expansions and renovations, this gem of the harbor has kept its charm and amazing exhibits. Make sure to check the website for various admission discounts.
Family Fun Guide To Baltimore’s Port Discovery Children’s MuseumWith February’s chilly temperature still keeping us indoors, we found a spot where you and your child can run around all day and stay warm, too! Port Discovery Children’s Museum, located in Baltimore's downtown area, is a great place where children’s imagination can run wild. There is so much to do, parents will know their kids will sleep well that evening! The museum has three floors full of historical, creative, practical, educational and, most importantly, fun exhibits. All activities are designed to promote learning for the 2 – 10 year-old child.
Snow Day? Have Some Fun Indoors At The Maryland Science CenterDinosaurs, planets, bugs, blue crabs, science experiments and more! The Maryland Science Center in downtown Baltimore is a great place to spend a snowy cold, extreme-weather kind-of-day. There is so much to see and do there the cold weather will be the last thing on your mind.
Top Baltimore-Area Running GroupsFor most people, the cold winter weather means hunkering down by the fireplace and waiting out the low temperatures, but I think it’s the best time of year to get out on the street and burn off some energy by running! Yeah, running in the winter! Many experts say when you exercise in cold temperatures you burn more calories because your body needs more energy to keep warm. That makes sense to me. Look around, people are doing it and if you are interested in joining them, here are some groups around Baltimore where all you have to do is show up and run, of course.
Family Guide To Most Exciting College Basketball In BaltimoreThere are many extreme, die-hard sports fans out there, but many of them don’t compare to college basketball fans this time of year. College basketball is often described as exciting, unpredictable, a true sport and most importantly – accessible. Here is a guide to some local universities in Baltimore where a family can afford to go, catch a game, a bite to eat and some of the best edge-of-your-seat athletics around.