Toddlers and caregivers enjoy this program specially designed to present opportunities for teamwork, imagination, discussion, sharing, imagination and creativity.Free with open play admission.

Feb. 4th, 6th and 12th at 11 am

Heart Hand Print Play Dough

The Once Upon A Dream Team would love to thank those who attended the grand opening of our Vienna, location. Please stay tuned to celebrate with us again in our 2nd location in Sterling, Va!
Grand opening coming soon!


Gift Cards

Once Upon A Dream now offers Gift cards!

They can be purchased online, over the phone or in person!

Gift cards can be used for open play admission and don't expire!

Hearts Tea Party


Sensory days

​​Presidents' Day Camp


Now Offering Open Play Memberships!

Thur. Feb. 13th or Sat. Feb. 15th 

Avoid the Valentine's Day crowds and celebrate with your loved one early on the 13th or after on the 15th. 

Enjoy a romantic night out and have peace of mind knowing your child is safe and having fun at Once Upon A Dream!

Your kiddos will enjoy a fun filled night including heart shaped crafts, a pizza dinner, activities, games, and more!  

Ages 2-10 years old.   
Choose 3 hours between 5 and 9 pm!

To reserve, submit your Drop off reservation formand payment 48 hours  before event.

Mini Mani Party

Load up your school buses and head on over to Once Upon A Dream as we have New Field Trip options to add to your little ones creativity and development.

Our Field Trips offer open ended play in our dreamy playhouse, and choose from these fun culinary activities, art activities, or science activities to enrich their learning experience.

We know you have a lot going on and we're here to help.

That's why this month when you drop off your child and use the Work Room pizza will be included for the kids and parent.

“My Firsts” at Once Upon A Dream is a play-centered curriculum that will jump-start children ages 2-5 years curiosity for math, science, and art fundamentals.

Course work for this drop off preschool program includes cooking, baking, and painting centered around a weekly theme.

Now enrolling for the 2019-20 school year!

Classes are offered Tuesday-Friday from 9:30 am-12:30 pm. Select 2 or 3 days a week. Registration available on a weekly or monthly basis.

Early registration begins February 10th. Classes start March 3rd. Discount available when you register for 3 months.
Daily activities include:
• Open ended play 
• Instructor led workshops
• Circle time activities reviewing the theme of the week.
Enrollment is on a space available basis

Mon, February 17th

Schools are out, but we'll be open for open play from 10 am – 4 pm. 

Need to get work done but the kids need a place to play?

Check out our drop off options for ages 2-10 years old.

  • Drop off90 mins or 3 hours (Available 10:00 am - 4:00 pm)

  • Day Camp All day 10 am - 4 pm(day camp recommended for ages 3 and up)
  • The Work Room is a separate room right down the hall from our play center. Especially designed for the working parent. The Work room offers high speed WiFi, access to printer/scanner, privacy for phone calls or conferences as well as access to childcare and children's activities and of course unlimited coffee!

Please reserve your child's drop off at least a day in advance as space is limited!

Cupcake decorating​​

Let the Once Upon A Dream Team teach you and your little one fun interactive cupcake design! Your little ones will love piping colored icing and choosing from different toppings to decorate their own cupcake! Design sessions are provided with chef hats and aprons to create a fun and festive environment. When your done check out Once Upon a Dream's open play option.

Check the online calendar for dates.
Or follow us on Facebook and check out our events page.

​Additional $5 per child with open play admission. 
$10 per child for workshop only.

Special Events

We're treating you to a S'mores party, fondue style.
Click here for dates and times.

Parents Night Out

We are sending 50 lucky email subscribers a free pass for open play!

Be sure to follow us on social media for more chances to win and exclusive discounts for open play admission!
Share the discounts!

Invite your friends to subscribe to the email newsletter.

Subscribe online at the bottom of our homepage.

Alex's Lemonade Stand at Once Upon A Dream

We would like to send out a special thank you to Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation, Selina our ambassador, our Hero Max, his Mom Melissa, and brother Zach for joining us and speaking here at Once Upon A Dream last month for our event! It was a pleasure! 🍋 Check out their Facebook page about our event together!

What's New?

Mon. Feb. 17th 1:30-2:00 pm
Perfect for Play Dates!

Invite your besties and have a relaxing much needed pampering sesh.

This event includes a sweet miniature manicure for your little, adorable silk robes to wear during the party (available for purchase), and refreshing pink lemonade.

Recommended for ages 3+
​$5 per child with open play admission.
$10 per child for workshop only.
$10 for floral robe to take home.

​​S'mores Party

​Now Booking February Through April

Throughout the month, we will be hosting special events and activities. 

My Firsts at Once Upon A Dream

From costume parties, to art, music and science activities...


Check our online calendar for open play hours and special activities.
All month long during open play create your own valentine card or paper heart animals for the ones you love!

OUAD Work Room

Friday, Feb. 14th

Holiday Craft
Have fun decorating a special holiday card for someone you love!

Valentine sweet treat-Little Chef!
11 am & 3 pm 
Put on your aprons and chef hats lets design a cupcake! Your sweet cherub will love piping colored icing and choosing from different toppings to decorate their own cupcake or heart shaped cookie. 

$5 per child with open play admission.

$10 per child for workshop only.


New Field Trip Options

​​​Happy Valentine's Day!

Tues, February 11th, 11 am – 12 pm

Share a day of fun open ended play and treat yourself to some delicious treats when you join us a for a Pre-Valentine's Day Tea Party!
Complete with real porcelain tea cups and sweet little heart shaped treats hosted in our beautifully decorated party room!

Wear pink, white or red to celebrate this day of love and friendship! Included with open play admission.

When you claim this Deal for co-working you can use the Work Room for 15 hours plus a bonus hour for only $270! (Regular value $320)

$240 per month (up to 48 hrs) for co work space.
Add on hourly drop off $10 per child.