Maryland Home & Garden Show at the State Fairgrounds – Free ideas, exhibits and a petting zoo! Admission $12 for adult and $10 for seniors. Kids up to 12 years old get in for $3, and kids under 6 get in for free.
Greenbergs Train & Toy Show – Show Palace Arena, Upper Marlboro – largest traveling model train and toy show in the Northeast. The show features huge displays and hands-on demos. For tickets, click here.
Saturday, March 1
28th annual Alexandria St. Patrick’s Day Parade – family festivities, dog show, car show, bagpipes and the annual parade! For a map and schedule go here.
Family Saturday – Intersections Festival DC at Atlas Performing Arts Center presents aerialists Airborne! DC & Zip Zap Circus – music, dance and more! Events for children to late-night parties and jazz jam and more.
The Big Easy’s Mardi Gras Family Festival – American Art Museum a New Orleans’s party costumes, crafts and music. For more info click here.
Ellicott City, German Wine Festival Turf Valley Resort – Sponsored by Petite Cellars – tasting, pairings, wine making techniques – Admission $15 in advance and $20 at the door. More info here.