Here are a few options for family fun and a change of scenery just a short drive from Baltimore. Dover, Delaware is about a two hour drive and the perfect place for your daytrip to see the Veggie Tales LIVE! God Made You Special tour. You can join Bob, Larry and all of your favorite animated veggies at Wyoming United Methodist Church on Friday , September 21, 2012. Show times are at 2pm and 7pm and run about an hour and a half..For more information you can contact (302) 697-8400 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The church is located at 216 Wyoming Mill Road.
A trek to Lancaster, Pennsylvania will give sight and sound enhanced enjoyment asThe Sight & Sound Theatres continues its run of Jonah. One of the more popular accounts in the Bible, Jonah tells the story of the prophet chosen by God to bring a message of repentance to the Ninevites. When the man of God decides he doesn’t want to obey God's command because of his own unforgiveness, he ends up in the belly of a whale. The Sight & Sound Theatres (in Lancaster,PA and Branson, MO) are known for their amazing sets, costumes, and special effects. That's just part of the what makes the show special. The show includes a whale swimming over your head and a 30-foot-ship, which breaks apart right before the audience's eyes. The show runs through December 29, 2012, so plan your daytrip before the season ends. Click here to order your tickets or call 1-(800) 377-1277. The Sight & Sound Theatres is located at 300 Hartman Bridge Road, Ronks, PA 17572.
Finally this last daytrip takes place at night, but who's being technical? Woodbridge, Virginia is just about an hour and a half away from Baltimore, and it’s just close enough to enjoy a free family movie night, courtesy of WAVA-FM. This Friday, September 7th at 7pm the WAVA Family Movie Night will present Escape at Church on the Move, located at 13061 Touchstone Circle, Woodbridge, VA 22192
Escape tells the story of Doctors Paul and Kim Jordan, a couple who is struggling with grief after the loss of their baby. When they take a getaway to a Southeast Asian paradise, Dr. Paul Jordan, played by C. Thomas Howell, falls into the hands of human traffickers in need of a skilled doctor. Dr. Jordan will need to put his trust in God to get him back to his wife. This movie has some violent scenes that may not be suitable for children under thirteen. Click here to register to see the movie.
The saying goes: "The family that prays together stays together," and as important as prayer is, it shouldn't be the only time to assemble the family. So start planning that daytrip and get your quality family time in with a heaping portion of family fun.