Having the most awesome weekend ever will not be a stretch of the imagination–unless your kid is participating in the aerial yoga workshop happening in Frederick, Maryland. There’s also a fairy tale themed skate party, drum circles, an LOL kid comedy show, and all the fun from your wildest dreams.

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Movers and Makers: Aerial Yoga Workshop
Come fly with us! This playful workshop will introduce yogis and yoginis to poses in our aerial hammocks. In addition to learning some basic aerial yoga moves, kids will enjoy fun movement games, silly activities, and make their very own glittering mind jar to take home! No experience required for this intro level drop-off workshop. Kids should wear clothes they can move in, and long pants are recommended for comfort in the yoga hammocks. FriEvent details.

Cabin John

Fairy Tale Friday Skate
Transport yourself to a magical, fairy tale land filled with caped crusaders, kings, princesses and other fantastic characters! Dressed as their favorite princess, hero or character, kids are invited to skate at Cabin John Ice Rink! Skaters will enjoy a group lesson, practice time and a fun craft where they can make a crown, cape or other accessory. FriEvent details.


Intro to Djembe Drumming and Drum Circle
Join The Alden and master artist Kofi Dennis at the Old Firehouse for an introductory to djembe drumming skills and improvisation. Included in this class is a chance to put your new skills to the test playing as a group in a community drum circle. This class is great for families to do together. FriEvent details.


Native Voices: New England Tribal Families Exhibit
Explore five thriving New England communities as they work to balance cultural traditions with life in a modern world. Toboggan down a winter hill, learn about daily life at the Nuweetooun Tribal School, experience the sights and sounds of Pow Wow and explore a natural cranberry bog on Martha’s Vineyard. SatEvent details.


Doktor Kaboom: ‘It’s Just Rocket Science’
Doktor Kaboom is an over-the-top German physicist with a passion for science that knows no bounds. Sporting chrome goggles, orange lab coat, motorcycle boots and wicked cool hair, Doktor Kaboom travels the world, thrilling adults and children alike with his explosive comedic style of science experiments designed to involve, excite, educate and entertain. SunEvent details.


Woodlawn Needlework Show and Sale
Woodlawn Estate was the first family home of Eleanor “Nelly” Custis, the granddaughter of George and Martha Washington and one of America’s foremost needle workers. The annual Needlework Show & Sale, now in its 55th year, honors her legacy as an American crafter by showcasing hundreds of amazing needlework creations from artists across the country and maintaining the long tradition of the needle arts today. Fri.-SunEvent details.

What’s on your weekend to do list? Tell us in the comments below.

—Ayren Jackson-Cannady