Wednesday, May 22, 2013
See what's going on in Northern Virginia this weekend.
The long holiday weekend is upon us in Northern Virginia and it's time to start making plans for some fun. Patch has compiled a list of events that the whole family can enjoy. Have a great weekend! Do you have an upcoming event you'd like to post on Patch? Email firstname.lastname@example.org for info. ViVa!Vienna! Memorial Day Weekend Festival The ViVa!Vienna! Memorial Day weekend festival will take place in Vienna from Saturday through Monday. The festival is a major fundraiser for the local Rotary Club. Visitors can partake in games, visit food and merchandise vendors, listen to live music, and more. For more information, visit http://www.vivavienna.org/. Cranford UMC Annual Strawberry Social Strawberries galore! The Strawberry Social is …
Thursday, May 16, 2013
Check out these events happening in Northern Virginia this weekend.
The weekend is upon us in Northern Virginia and it's time to start making plans for some fun. Patch has compiled a list of events that the whole family can enjoy. Have a great weekend! West Potomac High School RC Mania Come out to West Potomac High School for a day of fun-filled remote controlled events! This is a fundraiser held by the West Potomac Engineering Club to raise money for the technology and engineering department. Sunday, May 19, 9 a.m. Want to post your own event this weekend? Click the Events tab above to get started! Arcadia Farm Camp Open House Arcadia Center for Sustainable Agriculture will host an open house to introduce parents and prospective new campers to its Summer Farm Camp, located on the grounds of Woodlawn …
Thursday, May 9, 2013
Check out these events in Northern Virginia this weekend.
The weekend is upon us in Northern Virginia and it's time to start making plans for some fun. Patch has compiled a list of events that the whole family can enjoy. Have a great weekend! Mount Vernon RECenter’s Public Skate Every Sunday, the Mount Vernon RECenter opens its ice rink to the public for a weekend skate session. $7.25 per person. Mount Vernon RECenter is located at 2017 Belle View Blvd, Alexandria. Mount Vernon Trail Race The second race of the Mount Vernon Trail Race series features 5K trail race is on a two lap course in areas E and F at Fort Hunt Park. The route includes a small stream crossing, some short hills, and lots of single track. The course has rolling hills with just over a hundred feet of elevation. Packet pickup…
Thursday, May 2, 2013
See what's going on in Southern Fairfax County this weekend.
The weekend is upon us in Northern Virginia and it's time to start making plans for some fun. Patch has compiled a list of events that the whole family can enjoy. Have a great weekend! St. Luke’s Church Annual Catesby Jones Barbeque St. Luke’s Church will offer North Carolina style pulled pork, our famous sauces, chicken, hot dogs, beans, and coleslaw. The barbeque starts at 11 am on Saturday. Bowties and Belles: A Kentucky Derby Party Join the Junior Friends of the Campagna Center as they host an afternoon of sipping mint juleps and watching the Kentucky Derby. Be sure to wear your favorite Derby attire. The fundraiser takes place at the Belle Haven Country Club Saturday at 4 p.m. Zumba in the Courtyard Shake your groove thing with …
Friday, April 19, 2013
What are you doing this weekend?
The weekend is here and it's time to have a little springtime fun. We've compiled a list of Northern Virginia events for all ages. Enjoy! Feel free to add an event not included here in the Comments box below! (Events compiled from Fairfax County and Fairfax County Visitors Guide.)
Friday, April 5, 2013
Fun happenings in and around Northern Virginia Friday, April 5-Sunday April 7.
It's finally the weekend, and the weather in Northern Virginia is finally looking up. Time to have a little fun! We've rounded up some area weekend events — be sure to get out there and play! Tasting Party: Umami Means 'Delicious' Hula Hoop at Lee District RECenter, Kingstowne: The American Backstage Company Grand Opening: Mount Vernon RECenter's Public Skate: FHLL Opening Day: The Rick Sickmen Band (RSB): Heroes v. Villains 4th Annual Run for Justice 5k Benefitting the Fairfax Law Foundation Don't forget, you can always get in a last minute visit to the Cherry Blossom Festival. Click here for Patch Cherry Blossom Festival Guide.
Saturday, March 23, 2013
Fun things to do in and around the area Friday, March 22 to Sunday, March 24.
Looking to get out and about and have a little fun this weekend? Patch has you covered — there are lots of events for every interest. Know of something else neat going on around town? Tell all of our readers by adding it in the Comments box below. Have a great weekend! Kite Festival - A Celebration of Spring Come fly a kite in the pastures. Write with a quill pen, play 18th-century games, sample hearth cooking, climb on a modern fire truck, purchase colorful kites and spring plants. Bring a picnic or buy one here. Rain Date: Saturday, March 30. Saturday noon to 5 p.m. at Gunston Hall, 10709 Gunston Road, Lorton; for more information, call (703) 550-9220 Admission: $10 adults, $6 ages 6-18, $2 ages 2-5, $25 family admission Piccadilly …
Friday, March 15, 2013
Fun events in and around Northern Virginia Friday, March 15-Sunday, March 17.
Looking for something fun to do this weekend? We've found a bunch of happenings, courtesy of Fairfax County and other outlets taking place Friday, Saturday and Sunday in and around Fairfax County. Know of another fun event? Feel free to mention it in the comments box below. Have a great weekend! Go Green: Shamrocks & Snakes: Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Irish stories, music and the legend of why there are no snakes in Ireland. Meet several snakes that live here, not there. Participants must be at least age 4. From 2 to 3 p.m. Sunday at Hidden Oaks Nature Center. $6/person. Register online. For information call 703-941-1065. Gardening with Deer: No, the deer won’t help you and can actually have a negative impact on your garden. And …
Friday, March 1, 2013
There's something for everyone out there this weekend.
Looking for ideas on what to do this weekend? We found a few events around the area we think you'll enjoy: Know something else going on this weekend? Share it in the comments box below!
Saturday, February 9, 2013
Local events Friday, Feb. 8 through Sunday, Feb. 10.
Have no weekend plans? Here's a glance at some of the local activities in Northern Virginia this weekend. Share other events you think your neighbors would be interested in down below in the comments! Animal Sweethearts Dance Black History Month at Mount Vernon Celebrate the Year of the Snake Chocolate & Wine Pairing and Tasting Dinner and a Movie: Carmen Jones Kingstowne Library Friends Used Book Sale