Kids Activities in Milford Mill

Up to 58% Off Music Lessons

Sykesville

$109 $49

Instructors teach students of all ages to play drums, guitar, piano, stringed instruments, brass instruments, or woodwinds, or to sing

Up to 55% Off Private Music Lessons

Columbia

$180 $89

Private music lessons taught by rock musicians; four tickets to a student show; student and adult lounge access; unlimited studio time

53% Off Indoor Amusements at Red Zone Adventures

Lutherville - Timonium

$19.25 $9

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A laser-tag arena and maze with nearly 30 crisscrossed beams entertain kids before they play skee-ball and video games in the arcade

55% Off Scavenger-Hunt Adventure Race

Power Plant Live!

$55 $25

Teams race to solve clues and strategize to win cash prizes and awards during urban race; music and drink specials at post-race party

Up to Half Off Urban Dare Adventure Race for Two

James Joyce Irish Pub

$90 $45

Fast-paced competition challenges teams of two with trivia, photo hunts, and mental and physical challenges

Maryland Historical Society – Up to 54% Off Membership

Maryland Historical Society

$50 $25

Members can explore a historical museum with more than 350,000 artifacts, attend members-only lectures, and buy discounted publications

Up to 62% Off at Star-Spangled Banner Flag House

Jonestown

$21 $8

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Actors in period dress and 19th century objects populate the home where Mary Pickersgill stitched the flag that inspired the national anthem

Up to 50% Off Museum Outing and Gift-Store Credit

Downtown

$26 $14

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View an early copy of the Emancipation Proclamation and enjoy live music from gospel to jazz along with films and soul food in the cafe

Up to 52% Off Indoor Racetrack for Kids

Baltimore

$60 $29

Boys pilot remote-control aircraft, boats, and cars in racing areas while snacking and sipping drinks

Jewish Museum of Maryland – Up to 41% Off a Visit

Jonestown

$16 $10

Two historic synagogues feature a ritual bath from 1845 and a hand-carved ark; exhibits interpret Jewish-American life and identity

50% Off at The Works Fun Center

Baltimore

$20 $10

This indoor fun center keeps kids entertained year-long with bumper cars, mini golf, and other age-appropriate attractions

Up to 54% Off Visit to Two Sports Museums

Multiple Locations

$24 $12

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Exhibits about Babe Ruth’s life and career fill his birthplace; exhibits about Maryland baseball educate visitors at Camden Station

Up to 53% Off at Geppi's Entertainment Museum

Southern Baltimore

$20 $10

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Nearly 6,000 artifacts chart 250 years of US pop culture at this Camden Station museum

Sports Legends Museum – Up to 54% Off 

Ridgely's Delight

$24 $12

Two museums celebrate Baltimore’s sports history: one located at Babe Ruth’s childhood home, the other at a historic former train station

Up to 52% Off Bowling at Stoneleigh Lanes

Anneslie

$53.14 $28

Stoneleigh Lanes’ retro duckpin lanes offer greater challenge than traditional tenpin bowling

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Hot Skates Roller Skating Center tempts skilled skaters and fledgling gliders alike with a spacious facility, themed events, and refreshing snacks. As hit songs drift overhead, patrons strap on a pair of four-wheeled loafers to flit about the facility’s spacious wooden floor in daily public-skate sessions, 2.5–4 hours depending on the day. Wednesday freestyle nights let skaters 18 and older show off their best tricks—including the figure eight and the itemized tax deduction—from 7:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m., and gospel nights keep families rolling with spiritual tunes on Monday from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Novices receive assistance from one of Hot Skate’s helpful skate mates, a triangular contraption designed to prop up rollers-in-training. Between songs, skaters nosh on pizza and sip soft drinks to fuel up, preventing hunger-induced distraction and dangerous mid-rink chili cook-offs.

1716 Whitehead Rd
Gwynn Oak,
MD
US

5509 Oregon Ave
Arbutus,
MD
US

Brunswick Zone has been a trusted name in recreational pin pulverizing for more than a century, providing good times to patrons across the country. Friends and families season afternoons with a pleasant peppering of strikes, spares, and easygoing gutter balls under classic bowling conditions, or take the next bold step in ball-hurling evolution and engage in a round of cosmic bowling, where dancing lights, thumping tunes, and black-lit gear light up the full sensorium. At XL locations, game rooms beckon with nimble joystick workouts on classic and modern arcade games.

7100 Carved Stone
Columbia,
MD
US

This sort of deft dodging is required at the 5,000-square-foot arena in Owings Mills. Teams compete in one of ten missions during each game of Frontal Assault tactical laser tag, which are inspired by popular video games such as Call of Duty and Battlefield.

The snack bar at XP Laser Sport reenergizes players with Polar Shock slushies and personal pizzas. Meanwhile, windmills, loops, and carousels obstruct the path of LED mini-golf balls tumbling down the nine-hole indoor course. The facility's projection screens broadcast the latest angry faces of professional sports coaches, and two 25-foot screens let up to eight guests compete in Xbox 360 games such as Mortal Kombat.

12400 Owings Mills Blvd
Reisterstown,
MD
US

Reisterstown Sportsplex seamlessly melds competitive fire and ice with a regulation NHL skating rink and a similarly spacious indoor field for lacrosse and soccer. Since opening in 2008, the facility has expanded to host both serious and recreational events, from birthday parties and broomball matches to figure-skating lessons and hockey leagues for all ages. The center frequently hosts open public-skating hours, giving fledgling figure skaters the chance to prepare for real-world, high-pressure job interviews at the local RollerBurger.

401 Mitchell Dr
Reisterstown,
MD
US

The American Visionary Art Museum devotes its space to original work by self-taught artists who honed their craft—often unintentionally—while operating on the outskirts of the formal art world. As temporary exhibitions explore a particular artist or theme in depth, the permanent collection displays thousands of powerful and often whimsical items, such as Wayne Kusy’s Lusitania, a detailed toothpick replica of the doomed vessel, or the haunting Applewood Figure, an emaciated sculpture said to wince whenever someone eats a piece of fruit. The museum spreads its arresting pieces throughout three historical buildings, including the expansive main building, which boasts a reflective mirrored-mosaic exterior and neighbors the Tall Sculpture Barn, an ex-whiskey warehouse fully equipped with 45-foot ceilings for large-scale projects. A wildflower garden—complete with meditation chapel—and a sculpture plaza featuring a 55-foot whirligig beckon visitors to the museum's outdoor space, where envious clouds shape themselves into crude versions of Pietà. Completing any trip, the museum's Sideshow gift shop stuffs shopping bags with an ever-rotating collection of eclectic artwork, jewelry, toys, and more.

800 Key Hwy
Baltimore,
MD
US