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All Aboard! Fall Train Rides for the Family

Wild west adventures, pumpkin rides and more.

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12 Places to Pick the Perfect Pumpkin Near Atlanta

Need some gourd-eous porch decorations, family photos, or just plain old fresh fall air?

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Get Lost! 12 Bay Area Corn Mazes to Visit This Fall

Build your family’s teamwork skills at the hay and corn mazes with all sorts of twists and turns!

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22 Holiday Train Rides to Book before They Sell Out

You don’t have to pack an overnight bag to take a trip to the North Pole on these Santa-packed train rides across the country.

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8 Not-So-Spooky Halloween Events for Kids

From haunted aquariums to spooky-fun train rides, get ready for a more delightful than frightful Halloween at these bewitching events.

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U-Pick Pumpkin Patches You’ll Definitely Want to Visit

Find out which ones have hay rides corn mazes and more.

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A-maze-ing Adventures! 10 Corn Mazes to Explore with Kids

From not-too-spooky nighttime corn mazes to those planted just for kids, these corn mazes make getting lost fun.

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50 Fall Activities to Jump Start Your Favorite Season

How many of these things have you done with the kids?

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Find Your Perfect Pumpkin at These Bay Area Patches

When it comes to pumpkin patches, the Bay Area is home to some of the finest. Grab your gourd today!

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Fall Bucket List! 36 Autumn Activities for Families

Apple orchards, haunted aquariums, festive events, and the best donuts and hot cocoa … we’ve got all the details that’ll make you fall for autumn.

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Your Guide to Seattle’s Free (& Cheap) Museum Days

Seattle is home to some of the finest museums in the country, and we’ve got the scoop on how to see them for free or next to nothing.

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Calling All Train Lovers! 28 Bay Area Train Adventures to Check Out Now

It’s all about trains at these museums, rides and miniature railway experiences!

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Guide to Central U.S. Road Trips

‘Tis the season for sunshine, exploring and making memories! To help you get the most out of your summer, we’ve teamed up with Go RVing to give you everything you need to plan an epic family vacation. Get our guide…

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Carve Out Fun! The Scoop on Seattle’s Best Pumpkin Patches

Celebrate the fall-idays with pony rides, barrel trains, corn mazes and more at one of our favorite pumpkin farms.

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Wine Country with Kids: Family-Friendly Wineries to Visit Now

Wine tasting doesn’t have to be a grown folks–only affair. In addition to stellar sips, these family-friendly wineries offer everything from barnyard buddies to bocce ball.

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Every Awesome Thing to Do This September in LA

Isn’t LA great? This month you can find fairies, an outdoor piano to play and find your way through a corn maze.

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21 Activities for a Fun-Filled Labor Day Weekend

Festivals, boat rides and animal encounters are just a few of the ways families can end summer on a high note.

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15 Things to Do This Labor Day Weekend

The end of summer never looked so fun! Grab your calendar.

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Fuel Up for 11 Easy Day Trips to Take on a Long Weekend

A fun-sized vacation where you can sleep in your own bed is just what your Labor Day weekend needs!

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The 13 Best Party Entertainers for Your Next Event

From epic foam parties to reptile adventures, these are the top event companies that cater to DC kids.

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The Best National Parks to Visit with Kids (& the Airbnbs to Book When You Do)

Planning an outdoor adventure for your family this summer? Our editor’s picks for the best parks to visit with kids will help make it happen.

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11 Late Summer Road Trips to Take Before School Starts

There’s still time for one last (easy-to-plan) hurrah before the summer ends!

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Cross the Border to Wisconsin for Pumpkins, Mazes, Apples & More!

Apples, pumpkins and trains, oh my! Wisconsin is prepping for sweater-weather festivities . . . and you’re invited!

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Gilroy Gardens: A Day to Explore, Play & Learn

Rides, a splash park, paddleboats, a Monarch Butterfly garden and art studio—this spot has it all to keep your minis busy all day!

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100 Things to Do with Kids Before They Get Too Old

Not sure what to do with your kids today, tonight or this weekend? We’ve got 100 suggestions for you.

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7 Epic Hotel Pools Near DC That You Must Visit at Least Once

From life-sized Lego figures to oversized, floating candy cups, these epic hotel pool features are guaranteed to make a splash!

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The Best Places for Kid Birthday Parties in LA

Level up your kid’s next birthday bash at one of these only-in-LA spots!

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17 Hot Parks with Cool Creeks

Beat the heat and cool off in a nearby creek!

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LA’s Best Parks & Playgrounds for Kids Birthday Parties

From the coolest climbing structures to views of the Pacific Ocean, here are the best playgrounds to bust out some cupcakes.

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How to Keep the Grandparents Entertained When Visiting LA

From gardens and brunches to art galleries and more, here’s how to keep the grandparents happy (and busy!) when they com to visit you in Los Angeles.

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DC’s Best Places to Picnic & Play

Pick up a side of Vitamin D at these picnic spots that include a dose of active fun.

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Road Trip Santa Rosa: Where to Eat, Stay & Play

Whether you’re day-tripping or spending the night, there’s exploration, adventure and relaxation to be found in Santa Rosa.

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All Aboard! A Local Guide to Locomotives for Little Engineers

We’ve tracked down Atlanta’s favorite ride-on trains that will blow your little engineers’ stacks. Woot, woot!

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27 Free (or Cheap) Things to Do with Kids in the Bay Area

Let yourself (and your day) be FREE! We bring you the ultimate guide to an admission-free day in the Bay Area. Put those wallets away!

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Go Wild! Animal Encounters In and Around Atlanta

Atlanta animal encounters are wild and wonderful—and abundant!

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The Best Animal Encounters in LA

Monkey around at these animal sanctuaries near Los Angeles.

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