Washington Family Magazine : December 2016
Get into the holiday spirit with breathtaking dance, epic folk legends, haunting melodies, and joyful carols. Discover mythic drama from Finland, spirited Icelandic dance, a magical Swedish “bringing of the light” procession, the spectacular leaps of Norwegian dance, a beloved Norwegian fairy tale, Danish toasts and carols, and much more. Revel with a cast of over 100, ages 8–85, in this festive holiday event. Washington Revels presents the 34th annual Christmas Revels: A Nordic Winter Celebration, December 10-18, 2016 GW Lisner Auditorium, Matinee and evening shows, Tickets $12- $60 www.revelsdc.org/shows-events/christmas-revels/ A journey into the wonders of Nordic winter traditions! Celebrate the 25th anniversary of this beloved film by attending the live performance at Imagination Stage! Packed with memorable tunes like “Be Our Guest”, “Human Again”, and “Beauty and the Beast”, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast offers something for the entire family! Give the gift of theatre with this “must-see” musical perfect for the holidays! Purchase tickets today; several performances have already sold out. Learn more at www.imaginationstage.org Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Now Playing Through January 15, 2017 Give the gift of fun at Port Discovery Children’s Museum in Baltimore! Explore three floors of interactive, educational exhibits and ever-changing programs with children ages birth through 10. You’ll discover and have fun all day long! Stop by for the day or purchase a membership and get a full year of imaginative and purposeful play for your entire family! Members also get access to special events, discounts and sneak peeks. Tickets and upcoming events: www.PortDiscovery.org School’s out and the fun is on at Port Discovery! Stop by the week of December 26th through December 30th and enjoy new adventures and special programs every day! Check out Wildlife Adventures, make snow-themed crafts, take part in interactive story times, music adventures, plays and more! On December 31st , join us for our popular Noontime New Year’s Snow Ball celebration with Eric Energy. Dress up, enjoy a balloon drop, dance party and more. www.PortDiscovery.org. Earth Treks www.earthtreksclimbing.com/md-va/ offers open climb www.earthtreksclimbing.com/md-va/instruction/indoor-courses/open-climb/ sessions for ages 6 and up and three-hour introductory classes www.earthtreksclimbing.com/md-va/instruction/indoor-courses/introduction-to-climbing/ for ages 13 and up. Rock climbing is the perfect adventure-filled holiday gift for just the kids or the entire family. Both options include all climbing gear and fantastic instruction by knowledgeable Earth Treks staff. Give kids a thrill! Give the Gift of Fun at Port Discovery Winter Break and Noontime New Year’s Snow Ball Celebration Giftcardsavailable! Give the gift of an experience! Give the gift of an experience! Give the gift of an experience!