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Winter Activities for Families this Season


February 22, 2021


5 min

Couple enjoys winter activities in a cabin in the woods.

The winter season is typically when people spend more time staying at home to keep warm from the bitter winter weather. But just because you’re staying at home doesn’t mean you can’t still have an active, engaging winter season. Luckily for you, the Takoma Park, MD area is full of winter activities that you can enjoy with your family.

Winter Activities to Do in Takoma Park, MD

Finding activities to do in the winter can sometimes be challenging. Luckily, the Takoma Park, MD area has a lot of attractions and events that you and your family can enjoy this season:

  1. Take in a Vritual Performance from Round House Theatre. Located just minutes away from the Takoma Park, MD area, the Round House Theatre has a variety of virtual performances coming up this season. Beginning in March and running through July this year, you and your family will be able to enjoy theater performances without ever having to leave home. 
  1. Enjoy a Weekend Getaway at Rockwood Manor. If you are looking to leave your house, but still want a warm, cozy experience, check out Rockwood Manor. Rockwood Manor is a retreat and event center located on a scenic, 30-acre wooded park that’s nestled on the shores of the Potomac River and the C&O Canal. This historic house is the perfect place for a fun, unique retreat with your family. You will be able to relax, take in beautiful scenery and even sip hot chocolate by the fire in this cozy cabin getaway. 
  1. Experience a Big Escape Room. Big Escape Rooms offer a variety of safe, thrilling challenges you and your family have to escape from. Each escape room is filled with clues and codes you have to decifer, all before your 60 minute timer runs out. Big Escape Rooms is taking COVID-19 safety precautions to ensure everyone is able to have a fun, safe experience.
  1. Take a Virtual Class Offered Through the City of Takoma Park, MD. The City of Takoma Park is offering a Virtual Community Center to help community members maintain healthy lifestyles, have safer social interactions and remain active at home. You can find a multitude of free recreation and education resources through their website for you and your family to explore.

Let ezStorage Help You Declutter Your Home this Winter

The winter season can often mean spending more time indoors, which can lead to a more cluttered and disheveled home. One way to clean your home this winter is by utilitizing a temporary storage unit to free up some of your space.

ezStorage offers temporary storage facilities near you in Takoma Park, Alexandria and Randallstown, MD, as well as all throughout Baltimore, MD, Washington, DC and northern Virgina to help you declutter your home this winter. We even offer a contactless rental option that allows you to rent your storage unit from the comfort of your own home. If you prefer to rent in person, our facilities are still open and our staff members are happy to assist you. Rent a storage unit today!

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