Adults’ Weekend Guide: Feb. 1st-4th

Dance Dance Party Party is this Thursday! Weekend fun includes Dance Dance Party Party (look at them ↑ having a blast!), Inferno Pilates, Archie Edwards Open Mic, Tribute to Sublime, HAP Valentine Event as well as Hyattsville Horticultural Society Annual Seed Sale, FeBREWary at Town Center Market, Artful Afternoon in Greenbelt, Opening Reception for the Elements that Define Us as well as an opening on an exhibit exploring the history of Laurel’s civic engagment! All this & more, inside your Adults’ Weekend Guide, Route One!  Special thanks to the sponsor of this Weekend Guide! THURSDAY  Riverdale Park Farmers MarketOne of my fave […]

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Kids’ Dance, Yoga, & Creative Movement Classes at Joe’s Movement Emporium + FREE CLASS!

If you’ve seen my post here about the Adults’ Movement Classes at Joe’s Movement Emporium in Mt. Rainier, then you’ve noticed how much I enjoy movin’ and shakin’ (ideally more movin’ than shakin’ but still…). So it should come as no surprise to learn that my young ones love to get movin’, too! Thankfully, Joe’s also offers fun weekday and weekend movement classes for kids of all ages! Baby digs yoga? There’s a class here for that. Toddler likes to run around and explore while whirling a hula hoop? There’s a class here for that. First grader and up likes […]

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Riverdale Park’s Waggertail Dog Park & More Dog Parks Along Route One!

Got a four-legged, canine-type bestie? Then this post about local dog parks in our area is for you two/three/four! Spent some time at Riverdale Park’s Waggertail Dog Park earlier this week with our four-legged friend and my offspring bipeds. If you haven’t been there yet, know that it’s a great, local dog park run by the Town of Riverdale Park in cooperation with M-NCPPC. According to this brochure, the park opened in 2016 and is “dedicated to the memory of the late Judy Glaes, long time Riverdale Park resident, and a true friend to dogs.” It’s open to all Prince […]

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Kids’ Weekend Guide: Jan. 26th-28th

Exploring at the Patuxent Research Refuge! It will be a cold weekend but not to worry, tons of indoor events to enjoy with the young’ns! Open Gym, Pretzel Crisp Decorating, Move & Groove, Screech & Kestral…the list goes on! Read on and get to planning! If you go to any of these events, please let them know you read about it here! 👏 And if you haven’t already, please “like” Route One Fun’s Facebook page to stay in the know! 👍 FRIDAY  Storytime PopUp! @ The WaterholeJoin us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more at this innovation collaboration between PGCMLS […]

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Adults’ Weekend Guide: Jan. 25th-28th

Amy Winehouse Tribute this weekend!  📷 by Remember Jones This weekend’s lineup includes a tribute to Amy Winehouse, some Science on Screen, Inferno Pilates, Final Friday, Animation Show of Shows and your last chance to catch Ally Theatre’s excellent play, Rabbit Summer.Annndddd….Don’t miss you chance to try out a FREE workout class at Joe’s Movement Emporium! Route One Fun readers enter promo code “ROUTE1MOVESIT” to try a class for free! 🙂 Enjoy your weekend, Route One!THURSDAY  Inferno PilatesCheck out this great high-intensity, low impact, interval-training workout with awesome instructor Ty Powell. Curious? See my post here about classes at Joe’s […]

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Get Movin’ at Joe’s Movement Emporium (+ FREE CLASS!)

All Smiles After the Carribean Vibes Cardio Class! One of my New Year’s Resolutions is to get movin’ again, plain and simple. Not “get back into shape.” Not “tone up.” Not to get back to pre-baby or pre-whatever weight. Just to get moving again. I have more fun, enjoy life that bit more when I’m moving to some sort of rhythm, which is why I was thrilled when Joe’s Movement Emporium in Mt. Rainier reached out to invite me to check out their new Adult Movement Classes! Their timing was perfect! From Hip Hop Dance, Caribbean Vibes Cardio, and Salsa to […]

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Kids’ Weekend Guide: Jan. 19th-21st

Lots of fun dancing with Mini Bop Disco, Bibliobop and Leap, Jump & Jam! Art & STEM Activities as well as playground fun ideas – all in this Kids’ Weekend Guide!   Special thanks to the sponsor of this Weekend Guide! FRIDAY Storytime PopUp! @ The WaterholeJoin us for stories, songs, fingerplays and more at this innovation collaboration between PGCMLS & Mt. Rainier’s fabulous organic juice & smoothie joint, The Waterhole. Best for 0-5 years old. Curious? Click here for my review of The Waterhole!When: 10amWhere: The Waterhole, 4004 34th St., Mt. RainierCost: Free (Heads-up: Waterhole’s menu is delish, highly recommend indulging!)Smaland […]

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Adults’ Weekend Guide: Jan. 18th-21st

DuPont Brass Album Release Party is this weekend! 📷 by DuPont Brass Weekend plans include the hit play “Rabbit Summer” by Ally Theatre Company, Art of Resistance Workshop, Vodou Symbolism, Dance Dance Party Party, Metal v. K-Pop, Riverdale Park Farmers Market…and that’s just Thursday’s menu! Read on for more great, local things to do this weekend!     Special thanks to the sponsor of this Weekend Guide! THURSDAY  Riverdale Park Farmers MarketOne of my fave farmers markets moves indoors for the winter! Get your fresh and local produce right here! We love strolling around the Riverdale Park Farmers Market, buying some […]

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Go Check Out “Rabbit Summer” by Ally Theatre Company!

📷 by Ally Theatre Company This past weekend, I got the chance to check out Rabbit Summer by playwright Tracey Conyer Lee at Joe’s Movement Emporium and wanted to take this time to recommend you check it out because it was so good, so timely and so well done. *And I just learned that at this Saturday’s 2pm matinee, the audience is invited to stay for a post-show discussion with playwright Tracey Conyer Lee, as part of the 2018 Women’s Voices Theater Festival! 👏 Phenom Cast of Rabbit Summer by Tracey Conyer Lee 📷 by Ally Theatre Company Rabbit Summer is the first show […]

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Good vibes & Funky Fashion at Nisey’s Boutique, Mt. Rainier

Have you stopped by Nisey’s Boutique in Mt. Rainier yet? If not, here’s why you should check it out: 1. Meet Ms. Nisey Baylor  Nisey Baylor is a beloved powerhouse. After running a number of retail businesses in Washington, DC, including two City Kids stores on Capitol Hill, Nisey opened Nisey’s Boutique in Mt. Rainier in 1997. Proximity to DC and a growing, vibrant arts scene attracted her to the area; a growing, supportive clientele and firm roots in the local community is what keeps her here. All four walls of Nisey’s Boutique share kind words of praise from celebrities, […]

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