Mosaic Park Climbing Wall

Mosaic Park – Arlington, VA

Mosaic Park opened its new playground in 2020. It’s located in the Ballston neighborhood of Arlington, Virginia. The park’s address is 538 North Pollard Street. The park is located close to the Ballston Quarter shopping area. There are also restaurants in the area in addition to the shopping. This park renovation is quite recent and […]

Lubber Run Slides

Lubber Run Park – Arlington, VA

Lubber Run Park is located in Arlington, Virginia. It’s close to Ballston Quarter and North Glebe Road. The park is known for its community center and large, unique playground. In addition to the playground, the park includes a paved and wooded trail, community center, basketball and pickleball courts. The park is an interesting mix of […]

Mount Trashmore Park – Virginia Beach, VA

Mount Trashmore is a unique park in Virginia Beach, Virginia. It’s located along Interstate 264 between Norfolk and Virginia Beach. This world-renowned park is 165 acres and includes two lakes, two playgrounds, a skate park, and walking trails. The park was originally a landfill. In the 1970s a transformation took place that converted the landfill […]

Clemyjontri Park Playground Entrance

Clemyjontri Park – McLean, Virginia

Clemyjontri Park is located at 6317 Georgetown Pike in McLean, Virginia. It’s about a 10 mile drive from Washington, D.C. The park features a large playground and carousel. There are several distinct sections of this large playground. Starting with the rainbow archway, the Rainbow Room area teaches kids the colors of the rainbow. The schoolhouse […]

Leesburg Animal Park Wagon

Leesburg Animal Park – Leesburg, VA

Sponsored Post – Visit Loudoun County hosted us at Leesburg Animal Park. All opinions are my own. Leesburg Animal park is located at 19246 James Monroe Highway (Route 15) in Leesburg, Virginia. The park is about 40 miles northwest of Washington, D.C., making it easily accessible from southern Pennsylvania, western Maryland, and the northern panhandle […]

Heritage Farm Museum School

Heritage Farm Museum – Sterling, VA

Sponsored Post – Visit Loudoun County hosted us at Heritage Farm Museum. All opinions are my own. Highlighting 250 years of Loudoun County’s history, the Heritage Farm Museum is a traditional and interactive museum that kids will enjoy. The museum is located within Claude Moore Park in Sterling, Virginia. The museum has a wide variety […]

Lansdowne Resort Main Pool

Lansdowne Resort and Spa – Leesburg, VA

Sponsored Post – Visit Loudoun hosted us at Lansdowne Resort and Spa. All opinions are my own. Lansdowne Resort and Spa is located near historic downtown Leesburg, Virginia. Leesburg is about 30 miles northwest of Washington, D.C. The resort is located on 500 acres near the Potomac river. The resort is known for their AAA […]

Fairlington Park Large Climber

Fairlington Park – Arlington, VA

Fairlington Park is located southwest of Washington D.C. in Arlington, Virginia. It’s easy to access from I-395 or Route 7 as it borders South Stafford Street. The park is located south of Arlington along the route that leads to Alexandria. It’s beside a community center, and therefore has a large parking lot. Fairlington Playground Arriving […]


Bluemont Junction Park – Arlington, VA

Do you have a train-lover in your family? If so, Bluemont Junction Park is a great place to see a train car, and play on one! Bluemont Junction Park is located in Arlington, VA. It can be a bit tricky to get to the playground, so be sure to follow the parking directions. Bluemont Junction […]

Farlington Park

20 Best Playgrounds Near DC [Updated 2023]

There are tons of amazing playgrounds in the DMV (DC/Maryland/Virginia) metropolitan area. This list contains some of the best playgrounds near Washington, D.C., and this area has a lot to offer. Some of these parks are within close proximity of each other, making playground hopping a possibility. Fairlington Park – Arlington, VA Fairlington Park is […]