Turn this holiday weekend into a family affair. From a valentines workshop to a drive-in movie, spend Valentine’s Day with the family at one of these five weekend events.
The characters of Alice in Wonderland will be brought to your computer screen thanks to the sterling Playmakers. The whimsical productions will feature dancing animals, talking flowers and a lively court as you enter Alice’s world of nonsense. // $12-$20
Saturday, 1 p.m.
Spend some quality time with your daughter at this workshop. The pick your project experience provides all of the materials and instruction to create your own special project to take home. Each ticket comes with one free kids ticket. // Board & Brush Fairfax: 11215 Lee Highway, Suite J, Fairfax; $68 per parent and child group, $35 for each additional child
Saturday, 6-7:45 p.m.
Enjoy a family movie this weekend with a showing of the beloved Shrek. Drive to Alamo Drafthouse to watch this fairytale and unlikely romance as a Valentine’s Day surprise for your kids. // Alamo Drafthouse: 20575 Easthampton Plaza, Ashburn; $40
Saturday & Sunday, times vary
This weekend is for the kids at the virtual Fredericksburg Kids Expo. Throughout the day, kids will play games and learn about health and safety, while parents learn about summer camp, daycare and sports league options. // Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center: 2371 Carl D Silver Parkway, Fredericksburg; free
Sunday, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Make your own sweet treats on Valentine’s Day morning. Decorate cute heart, cupcake, and envelope shaped cookies for a delicious night time treat. Face masks will be required. // Cake Time: 4300 Chantilly Shopping Center, Suite 1H, Chantilly; $55
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