Tent Activities

Twenty Bethesda businesses and non-profits will feature hands-on creative activites geared for the 12-and-under crowd. Let your imagination run the streets at Imagination Bethesda!


Adventure Theatre MTC
Birthday party hats of Garfield: The Musical with Cattitude
Artworks Fine Art Studio
Pastel Drawing
Bach to Rock
Musical story time with drums & bells, musical exploration with instruments
Be with Me Playseum
Paint a ceramic tile, create a cupcake with air dry clay
Bethesda Big Train
Make-your-own pinwheel and foam finger
Daisy Baby & Kids
Make daisy flowers out of paper plates and popsicle sticks
Dansez! Dansez!
Make a bracelet with beads, storytelling and puzzles
Glen Echo Park Partnership
Make-your-own carousel
Gymboree Play & Music
Movement to music, art project, parachute games
Huntington Learning Center
Build your own math puzzle and symmetrical butterfly craft.
Imagination Stage
Temporary tattoos and fish coloring sheets
Iran Cultural and Education Center
Arts and crafts from Iran, face painting and bookmark making
Joy of Motion
Dance demonstrations and parachute games
KID Museum
3D printed universal construction kit, marble run and zoetrope animation
Sticker foam frames and glitter tattoos
Language Stars
Chinese lantern art project, bean bag toss and mark making
Make Meaning
Cookie decorating and glitter tattoos
Naval Support Activity Bethesda
See and learn about military vehicles
Plaza Artist Materials
Decorate your own picture frame
Round House Theatre
Create-your-own dramatic journeys map
Hands-on arts project
nservatory of Music
Musical instrument craft and hands on musical demonstrations


(c) Sonny Odem