The weekend is about to roll around again, so it is time to start planning your perfect outing with the family. From a virtual game night to a trip to the circus, these are the events your gang should try out this weekend.
Friday, 10 a.m.
It’s time to celebrate spring in the region. Get your own home ready for the season switch with a fun arts-and-crafts project. Families will be creating colorful bird eggs using the wet-felting technique to put in a natural nest. // Sully Historic Site: 3650 Historic Sully Way, Chantilly; $20
Friday, 7 p.m.-9 p.m.
Put away the board games for a virtual game night. Join other families around the region as you compete at trivia. Bring out your competitive side, because the family with the best score will end up with prizes. // $5 per family
Start your jam-packed weekend with a story. Gather the family around the computer for a virtual telling of What a Wonderful World. The book is based on Louis Armstrong’s famous song. // free
Sunday, 2-4 p.m.
Teach the importance of the environment with a special Earth Day celebration. Your little ones will enjoy hands-on activities, guest speakers, and fun games as they learn about the planet. // free
Through Sunday, times vary
The circus is coming to town. Make your way to Fair Oaks Mall for a family fun show with more than 60 performers. Everyone will be in awe of the human cannonball, Wheel of Death, Slington, and much more. // Fair Oaks Mall: 11750 Fair Oaks Mall; $14.50-$55
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