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!




Breakfast and Hot Chocolate 

Friday, November 8th 2019 3-7 pm

Once Upon A Dream, Sterling
46321 McClellan Way, Sterling, VA 20165

The Sterling Dream Team is excited to announce their official Grand Opening celebration!

They will have everything from a carriage ride, photo booth, face painting with complimentary food and treats like popcorn and cotton candy! You can meet local Firefighter heroes and enter their raffle for a prize! It will be fun for the whole family!

Fall Workshops!

Multiple dates!

Check our online calendar for specific dates.

Follow us on Facebook to stay up to date with all our new events.

Your little ones will love painting and decorating their very own pumpkin! Check out this adorable Turkey Pumpkin design perfect for your Thanksgiving tablescape!

​Additional $5 per child with open play admission.

$10 per child for workshop only.

Now Offering Memberships!

This month during open play we're offering:
10 % off open play admission every Tuesday this month only.
A free cup of coffee or tea for adults and apple cider for kids every  Wednesday this month only.

 Open Play (Gift Card) Deal
Buy 15 passes and get a bonus $25!

Wed. Nov. 20th 11 am -12 pm

We're thankful for all of YOU!
What's a better way of saying thanks than bellies full of turkey!
Join us for open play and you and your little ones can enjoy turkey and sweet refreshments in adorable tea cups!

Turkey ​​Pumpkin Decorating 

​Day Camp

​​​Shirt Decorating 

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.

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

Dates Coming Soon

Stay tuned for photo ops and cookies with Santa

at Once Upon A Dream in December.

Santa's Coming to Once Upon A Dream

Apple Fruit Donut

Join this alternative cupcake decorating class by instead decorating an apple in the shape of a donut! 

  • one cored and sliced apple in donut shape 
  • your choice of colored icing to decorate 
  • your choice of sprinkles 
  • chef hat and apron to wear during class

​Additional $5 per child with open play admission.

$10 per child for workshop only.

​Turkey Tea Party!​ YES! Real Turkey will be served.

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!

We will provide shirts and fabric paint so your little one can create a fun festive shirt! 

​Additional $5 per child with open play admission.

$10 per child for workshop only.

Register Nov. 1st - Nov. 30th
and the $30 registration fee is waived!

Once Upon A Dream offers a one of a kind camp experience. Daily activities include seasonal crafts, games, workshops and of course open ended play in the play areas that feature a castle, carriage and pirate ship.

Click here to find out more.

Early Bird Special

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


OUAD Work Room


Parents Night out!​​
Friday, Nov. 15th

You choose 3 hours between 
5 pm - 9 pm!

Our drop off night out events provide 3 hours of supervised fun for children 2 -10 years old. While you enjoy your night out the kids enjoy pizza for dinner, crafts, and open play fun!

Fill out your child's reservation form today! 
Submit payment in advance to reserve.
Must register 48 hours before event as space is limited!

Sunday, Nov. 24th 10 am -12 pm

​​Get those bellies ready for Thanksgiving and join us for open play this morning where we'll be treating you to pancakes and hot chocolate! YUM.

FCPS are closed!

Enjoy your day off with your little ones in our play center and join our workshops for fun Fall activities!

If you need to get work done while the kids play don't forget to reserve your child's drop off and or Work Room and have our energetic staff watch your little ones while you get things done!

Drop off available for 2- 10 years for 3 hours or 90 minutes

Co-Work or Private Work space check for availability 

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!


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.

​Each workshop will introduce you and your little one with a themed sensory activity. 

These workshops are meant to present opportunities for teamwork, imagination, discussion, sharing, and problem-solving. 

​Tuesday, Nov. 19th 11:00 am - 12:00 pm 

Construction themed all natural play dough

Thursday, Nov. 21st 11:00 am -12:00 pm

Birthday themed all natural play dough

Book your Dream package party now and receive a FREE fancy animal stool as a gift!

New Party Package Recently added!

​​For parties of less than 20 ask us about our new

The Little Dreamer Package