Exciting teen trips are offered to area teens, ages 12-17! 

All trips are on a first come, first serve basis and are subject to change or cancellation due to insufficient registration. Pre-registration is MANDATORY. The parent MUST register their own teen in the system if they already are not in the system. Once in the system, it is in there for life and you can register online anytime and anywhere.  Registration and payment for all programs/trips can be processed at any City of Laurel facility during regular business hours or online. You can register for all of our programs at the Laurel Armory, Robert J. Di Pietro Community Center or City Hall. Registration is accepted on a first come, first served basis. Refunds are only issued if a program/trip is cancelled. Registration and monies will not be taken on the day of the trip. Trip costs include transportation and admission unless stated otherwise. Parental permission slips are required for all trips. All trips leave from Robert J DiPietro Community Center, 7901 Cypress Street, Laurel MD 20707. 

****Even FREE trips, you must still be registered!!!!****


EVERY TEEN MUST HAVE A WAIVER COMPLETED TO GO ON ALL TRIPS! Below is the waiver, if this waiver is not handed in, they do not go on the trip. 


6436 SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 4 | Picnic & Explore at Great Falls National Park along the Potomac River – Enjoy both the relaxation and the adventure of walking the C & O Canal path and the excitement of climbing the smaller cliffs. View the spectacular waterfalls! Take pictures of the spectacular autumn scenery. Take your own lunch, eat along the shore or snack bar is available. Depart 9:00 AM Return 3:30 PM COST: FREE

6437 MONDAY, NOVEMBER 12 | School Holiday/Veterans’ Day – National Harbor on the Potomac. Schools out so let’s explore the National Harbor on the Potomac. Sightsee and shop at the array of quality stores. Have lunch (on your own) at any of the top restaurants featuring foods from around the world. Riding the gigantic, glass-enclosed climatecontrolled Capital Ferris Wheel featuring breathtaking views overlooking the city is also an option ($15 charge/debit card only). Check out the majestic Gaylord Convention Center. We leave at 9:30 AM and will return by 2:30 PM. Cost: FREE

6439 SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 18 | Remember your favorite Christmas movie about the most magical time of the year! – Enjoy a theatrical production of the Broadway Musical, A Christmas Story, performed by the Charm City Players of Baltimore. Depart 12:30 PM Return 5:30 PM COST: $15

6438 WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 12 | Get in the holiday spirit– Visit the National Christmas Tree along with the over 50 mini State-decorated trees and other holiday displays-located on the Ellipse behind the White House. We'll have a group dinner (not included in price) at Washington's Hard Rock Cafe Restaurant. Depart 5:30 PM Return 9:30 Cost FREE

FRIDAY, JANUARY 25-ICE SKATING AT GARDEN’S ICE HOUSE- Enjoy an evening of ice skating while listening to current Top 40, Billboard and R & B Jams. Have some “cool” fun while skating singles, doubles, or in a group. Includes skating session and skate rentals (bring student ID) [email protected]:00 PM Return @10:15 PM  COST:$11.00

FRIDAY, FEB. 1- SUNDAY, FEB. 3-WEEKEND SNOW ADVENTURE @WISP MOUNTAIN RESORT /INCLUDES SKIING OR SNOWBOARDING PLUS SNOWTUBING/ICE SKATING/RIDING THE SNOW COASTER- Enjoy a weekend trip of outdoor winter fun! Includes overnight accommodations at Wisp Lodge, equipment rentals and bus transportation. Two breakfasts, lunch, and dinner are also included as well as a welcoming Smores campfire gathering on Friday evening. DATE: Feb. 1-3 Depart 3:00 PM Friday-Return 8:00 PM Sunday COST: $320

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 21- MARYLAND UNIVERSITY’S WOMEN’S BIG TEN BASKETBALL GAME/DRIVING TOUR OF MD CAMPUS-See the nationally ranked Lady Terrapins (National Title and Four Final Fours! Won Big Ten Regular Season Title last year) play against the Golden Gophers of the University of Minnesota. We will engage in a driving tour of the campus and a stop for dinner (on your own) at Maryland’s Student Union Eateries located on campus. Depart @ 4:30 PM and Return @ 9:30 PM COST: $10.00

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 25- MAIN EVENT ENTERTAINMENT CENTER OF COLUMBIA- ALL-YOU-CAN-DO NIGHT-BOWL, PLAY LASER TAG, PLAY BILLIARDS, & PLAY SHUFFLEBOARD. Food specials are available as well as option for all other arcade games.  Depart @ 4:00 PM and Return @ 8:00 PM COST: $11.00

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 28- CLIMBZONE INDOOR ROCK CLIMBING PARK -Enjoy the multi-themed climbing walls for all levels of expertise, including an enormous spider web, the Empire State Building, the ancient bones of a T-Rex and Mount Rushmore. Wear your tennis shoes/sneakers. Includes 3 hours of climbing. Snack bar is available. Depart @ 4:45 PM Return @ 8:15 PM COST:$27

FRIDAY, MARCH 1- LAUNCH TRAMPOLINE PARK GLOW NIGHT w/DJ in Columbia. GLOW ZONE-Join us for endless jumping, dodging and dunking! Launch Glow includes special effects lighting and a DJ to continue the party from day to night! Food @ café is available. Depart @ 7:00 PM Return @ 10:30 PM COST: $20

FRIDAY, MARCH 22-ENJOY THE BROADWAY SMASH HIT MUSICAL, MAMMA MIA! as performed by the award-winning Charm City Players of Baltimore.  ABBA’S ’ hit songs tell the hilarious story of a young woman's search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale unfolds on a Greek island paradise. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter's quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother's past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago. The story-telling magic of ABBA's timeless songs propels this enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship, creating an unforgettable show. A large cast, non-stop laughs and explosive dance numbers combine to make Mamma Mia! a smash hit. A  mother, A   daughter-Three possible dads. And a trip down the aisle you'll never forget! This play is filled with comedy and great music. Depart @5:30 PM  Return @ 10:30 PM   COST $17

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The Department of Parks and Recreation offers recreation programs and services throughout six facilities and 19 park sites encompassing over 222 acres of parkland.