The summer blues have probably kicked in, but with fall almost here finding fun events that you can enjoy with family and friends is easy! Enjoy the weather by going outdoors, going to local events and simply enjoying time with loved ones. Check the list below to find events happening in Fairfax County this fall!
1. Gardens and Groves Tour at George Washington’s Mount Vernon
If you are looking for the perfect tour, then this is the one for you! Enjoy this 60-minute guided tour at George Washington’s Mount Vernon. During the tour, you will be able to see some of the gardens Washington created himself, original trees that are still alive and learn more about his estate. Get outdoors and explore some local history!
2. JamBrew Friday Nights
There is no better way to celebrate the end of the week than with local brews and a live band. At JamBrew, located in Herndon, VA, you can combine both of these! Every Friday in September, enjoy free outdoor concerts that are played by local Northern Virginia songwriters and musicians. For more information, you can check out their Facebook page. Spend your Fridays celebrating outside!
3. Live Music at Paradise Springs Winery
In the mood for some live music and wine? You are in luck! At Paradise Springs Winery, located in Clifton, VA, you can indulge in some great wine while listening to awesome bands. You can also take a tour if you want on Saturdays and Sundays at scheduled times. This is a great way to get to know some of the local wines and meet new people!
4. Fairfax Community Farmers’ Market
Farmer markets are the best places to get to know local produce and get to know the vendors. If you are into farmer markets, then this is the place for you! The market includes locally grown produce, flowers, quilts and textiles, soaps and lotions and crafts by local artists. The Fairfax Community Farmers’ Market was voted one of the top 3 markets in Virginia by Virginia Living Magazine. The market is open Saturdays until October 28 and Sundays until October 22!
5. Roer’s Safari Wagon Ride
There is no better time to adventure than in the fall because of the nice, crisp weather. At Roer’s Zoofari, you can take a safari wagon ride! The tour includes water buffalo, bison, zebra, emu, deer and many other animals! You can even buy feed in advance to feed the animals. You can take the tour daily at 11am, 1pm and 3pm. There is no other charge for this, just pay the general admission and you are all set for your adventure.
6. Paint and Wine Night at Muse Paintbar
If you are looking to kick back and relax, then you are in luck! At Muse Paintbar, you can hang out with friends while painting and sipping on wine. Your instructor will help you paint the picture they have chosen for that day! Enjoy your wine and tapas while laughing with friends. Nothing is better after a long day at work!
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