For Kids


Oh, What Fun at Wolf Trap
Nov 17, 2017

Oh, What Fun at Wolf Trap

Need a break between holiday cooking and shopping? Whether you’d prefer to cozy up inside or to get outside for fresh air and scenery , treat yourself to some of these end-of-year activities at Wolf Trap. Oh, and feel free to bring your friends and family along!...

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Halloween Costume Inspiration
Oct 11, 2017

Halloween Costume Inspiration

Dressing up for Halloween is always fun – but selecting a costume can be a challenge!  Are you  stuck in a rut picking out your costume this year? We’re here to help! We took a dive through our photo archive to pull out some of the best photos of patrons in costume – and we came up with some quick and easy tips on how...

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Listen, Wilhelmina!
May 31, 2017

Listen, Wilhelmina!

“We’ll Listen!” There was much to listen to last week as Wolf Trap welcomed more than 2,000 little ones to Children’s Theatre-in-the-Woods for the world premiere performance of Listen, Wilhelmina! – a brand new mini musical commissioned by Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts. The private performances were part of the Foundation’s annual Field Trip program, which welcomes classrooms participating in the Wolf Trap...

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Welcoming Kids to Wolf Trap: Tips for Bringing Young Fans to a Show
May 23, 2017

Welcoming Kids to Wolf Trap: Tips for Bringing Young Fans to a Show

Nothing beats the thrill of a young person experiencing a show, especially for the first time. Wolf Trap is made for families, and unlike some venues which have age restrictions, Wolf Trap welcomes children of all ages, so long as the child has a ticket. Here are some tips that will help make your child’s concert experience unforgettable.   Choose wisely: Pick the “right” show...

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Color Wolf Trap This Holiday Season!
Dec 12, 2016

Color Wolf Trap This Holiday Season!

Have a little one in your life that loves to color? Or perhaps you’ve jumped on the adult coloring craze? If either of these sound like you, then Wolf Trap created these special printables with you in mind! These line-art versions of the Filene Center, Frosty, and our woodland friends were developed as part of the annual Holiday Sing-A-Long program book, and shared here for...

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Summer Family Activities
Jun 19, 2015

Summer Family Activities

Wolf Trap Education shares summer-themed arts ideas to enjoy with your little ones and let their imaginations shine! Summertime—it’s every child’s delight. Sprinklers and pools, fireflies and ice cream trucks, and long sunny days bring hours of outdoor fun. For parents and caregivers, however, the memory-making joys of summer breaks also mean hours of finding ways to keep little ones happy and engaged during vacation...

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Jun 17, 2015

Children’s Theatre-in-the-Woods

The moment your little one steps into Wolf Trap’s Children’s Theatre-in-the-Woods, something magical happens. Whether it’s epic storytelling, eye-popping puppetry, or toe-tapping music and dance, every show is designed to ignite a life-long passion for the performing arts. June 23-August 8, 2015, Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10:30 a.m. Tickets are $8 and $10.