The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore is a 135 acre zoo located in Druid Hill Park at One Safari Place, Baltimore, MD 21217. Fun Fact: it is the 3rd oldest zoo in the US! The Maryland Zoo allows close-up views to many animals including African elephants, southern white rhinoceros, lionhead rabbits and many … [Read more...] about Ways to Save on Admission to The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore
If you live in Baltimore, you already know it’s a family-friendly city, but there may be some great things to do with kids that you’ve overlooked. As a visitor, see how many free or cheap activities and attractions there are to do with your kids. If you’d like to keep up with the latest deals, … [Read more...] about 18 free (or cheap) things to do with kids in Baltimore
The National Aquarium in Baltimore is one of the Inner Harbor's finest offerings. Tickets are usually priced at $40 for adults and $30 for children - but not this weekend. If you've been itching to feel like a tourist in your own city or to see for yourself what the hype is all about, this weekend … [Read more...] about Visit The National Aquarium for $1 THIS WEEKEND ONLY!
And it's free! Kids (under 18) are free during the weekdays for the entire duration of the festivities (11/23-12/24) and all admission is free for the Preview Weekend (11/23 & 11/24) and Opening Weekend (11/29 & 12/1). The event kicks off this Saturday at 4:30 p.m. with the official Inner … [Read more...] about The Christmas Village in Baltimore Preview Weekend is HERE!
Summers in the Baltimore area can be brutally hot and humid. There is no better outdoor fun than enjoying the cool waters of a splash fountain. Here's a list of the ones we found[and all are free! If you know others, please let us know. We'll add more as we discover them. West Shore Park – 401 … [Read more...] about 5 Great Splash Parks in the Baltimore Area
On a hot summer day, there’s nothing better than a morning at the movies to keep the kids entertained…and all in an air-conditioned theater. Regal Entertainment Group has scheduled nine weeks of family-friendly movies at select theaters. During its Summer Movie Express, selected G- or PG-rated … [Read more...] about $1 Kid Flicks This Summer at Regal Cinemas
In its third year, the popular Rhythms & Reels is a collaborative community program of free movies and concerts. Whoever said "The best things in life are free," must have been thinking about the Baltimore City Recreation and Parks department, which provides affordable, year-round leisure … [Read more...] about Rhythms & Reels 2018: a full lineup of free movies and concerts
Spring break is just around the corner, and parents are scratching their heads trying to figure out what to do with their kids during the holiday. Heidi McIndoo at our sister site, Living on the Cheap, has come up with some great activities to keep kids busy and having fun. (If you’d like to keep … [Read more...] about Fun things to do with kids on spring break
M&T Bank sponsors Half-Price Friday Nights year-round at the National Aquarium in Baltimore. Every Friday after 5 pm, you can visit the 20,000 plus critters and award winning exhibits. Tickets are available on line or Friday evenings on site. Where: National Aquarium -- 501 East Pratt … [Read more...] about National Aquarium Half Price Friday Nights
Patterson Park, known as "Baltimore's Best Backyard," occupies more than 130 acres in southeast Baltimore and is home to myriad recreation facilities, including playgrounds, miles of biking/walking paths, ten tennis courts, an outdoor pool for summer fun and an indoor ice skating rink in the … [Read more...] about Patterson Park– Free Fun for Families