Local Events

Boneyard Wine Tasting at the Purcellville Train Station!
Tarara Winery

Join us at the Purcellville Train Station for a tasting of our Boneyard Wines! You’ll taste the everything from Skins to Cab Sauv to Bubbly.
Oct 11, 2014 to Oct 12, 2014
Oct 25, 2014 to Oct 26, 2014
Purcellville Train Station and Visitors Center
200 N 21st St
Purcellville, VA 20132
Loudoun County Civil War Roundtable
Thomas Balch Library
The Loudoun County Civil War Roundtable (LCCWRT) promotes and further stimulates interest in all aspects and phases of the Civil War period.
Oct 14, 2014
Nov 11, 2014
208 West Market St
Leesburg, VA 20176
Eyewitness to War: Fourth Sundays at Mt. Zion
Mt. Zion Historic Park
This Civil War living history program features guided tours of the church and cemetery, Civil War graffiti on display.
Oct 26, 2014
40309 John Mosby Hwy
Aldie, VA 20105
7th Annual Oktoberfest at Doner Bistro
Döner Bistro
Oct 16, 2014 to Oct 19, 2014
Döner Bistro hosts the seventh annual Oktoberfest Celebration in Leesburg! You are invited to listen and dance to authentic traditional live music and enjoy Bavarian food and Beer.
Specialties include Oktoberfest Beer on tap, Pretzel, Potato Pancakes and platters with Weisswurst, Bavarian Meatloaf or Bratwurst (No Döner available during the festivities!)
Free admission. Do not drink and drive. Taxi cabs are available
www.doener-usa.com/news.html
202 A Harrison Street SE
Leesburg, VA 20175
Birding the Blue Ridge Center
Loudoun Wildlife Conservancy
On the fourth Saturday of each month (except December), Loudoun Wildlife Conservancy leads a bird walk at the Blue Ridge Center for Environmental Studies.
Oct 25, 2014
Nov 22, 2014
Blue Ridge Center for Environmental Stewardship
11661 Harpers Ferry Rd
Purcellville, VA 20132
21st Annual Fall Harvest Festival
Great Country Farms
Come visit the largest u-pick pumpkin patch in Northern Virginia and pick your pumpkin right off the vine!
Sep 27, 2014 to Oct 31, 2014
18780 Foggy Bottom Rd
Bluemont, VA 20135
12th Annual Town-Wide Tag Sale and Antique Flea Market
Town of Purcellville
Selected Best Tourist Event (2009), Purcellville’s Annual Town-Wide Tag Sale is an established fall tradition and a favorite event.
Oct 10, 2014 to Oct 12, 2014
130 E. Main St
Purcellville, VA 20132
Annual Fall Festival
Brambleton Group
The annual fall festival in the Brambleton community is open to the public and features games, food, and prizes.
Oct 11, 2014
42395 Ryan Rd
Brambleton, VA 20148
76th Annual Ladies Board Rummage Sale
Inova Loudoun Hospital
Attracting shoppers from the mid-Atlantic region, this 40,000 square-foot shopping extravaganza offers almost everything imaginable.
Oct 18, 2014 to Oct 19, 2014
Morven Park (use Route 15 entrance)
41793 Tutt Lane
Leesburg, VA 20176
Loudoun Farm Color Tour
Fall is a beautiful time in the Loudoun Valleys! The colorful trees of the Blue Ridge, Short Hill and Sugarloaf Mountains set the stage for this free self-guided tour of several farms in Loudoun’s countryside. Visit horses, sheep and alpacas in their natural environments. Pick-your-own apples and pumpkins; tour a nursery; or visit a winery. Enjoy the colors, people and products of Loudoun during these two days of fun, education, and agritainment.
Loudoun County Economic Development
Oct 18, 2014 to Oct 19, 2014
10am-4pm
703-777-0426
www.loudounfarms.org
Farms Throughout Loudoun County
Leesburg, VA 20175
Hillsboro Heritage Day
Hillsboro Old Stone School
Hillsboro Heritage Day will be a fun opportunity for residents in this small town in rural western Loudoun County to celebrate its history.
Oct 18, 2014
37098 Charles Town Pike
Hillsboro, VA 20132
Oatlands Harvest Festival
Oatlands Historic House and Gardens
Oct 19, 2014
10-5pm
703 777.3174
www.Oatlands.org
20850 Oatlands Plantation Ln
Leesburg, VA 20175
Virginia Gold Cup Races
Come enjoy the running of the world famous Virginia Gold Cup steeplechase race! Run since 1922 and attended by over 50,000 spectators, this race is one of the largest and most popular sporting events in the greater Washington metropolitan area. The Virginia Gold Cup enjoys a spectacular setting in the heart of Virginia horse country with the Blue Ridge Mountains serving as the backdrop. Race day features six hurdle and timber horse races, Jack Russell Terrier races, contests, and over 30 vendor booths for shopping.
Oct 25, 2014
10am gates open
540-347-2612
www.vagoldcup.com
Great Meadows
5089 Old Tavern Rd
The Plains, VA 20198
Middleburg Film Fest
The Middleburg Film Festival offers four days of fantastic films in a spectacular setting, only 30 minutes from Dulles International Airport.
Oct 30, 2014 to Nov 2, 2014
The Town of Middleburg
Middleburg, VA 20117
4th Annual Purcellville Halloween Block Party
We’ve been waiting for such a night
To practice Mayhem and Mischief and other such frights
Where The werewolves will howl; and the vampires will bite
and all The witches will brew on Halloween night
Wear a costume; play some games; the prizes you will like
Old Town Purcellville will come alive on Friday night
October 31, 2014
5:00pm – 9:00pm
On 21st Street
Between Main Street & O Street
Snow/Rain Date November 1, 2014
Purcellville First Friday
Come enjoy Purcellville First Friday. Enjoy music, art, wine and Shop Purcellville every First Friday of the month from March through December.
Fri, Nov 7, 2014
Event time: 6-9pm
Location: Purcellville, VA 20132
Website: http://www.facebook.com/PurcellvilleFirstFriday
Leesburg’s First Friday
Held the first Friday of every month, except January, Leesburg’s First Friday lets you fully experience all that Historic Downtown Leesburg has to offer. Over 35 specialty shops, art galleries, antique shops and restaurants are open until 9pm or later, many offering free refreshments and/or special sales. Enjoy live music throughout the evening, art exhibits, wine tastings, a comedy show and even a yoga happy hour! Leesburg’s First Friday is a program of the Loudoun Arts Council.
Fri, Nov 7, 2014
Event time: 6-9pm
Admission Fee/Ticket Price: Free
Location:Loudoun Arts Council
Historic Downtown Leesburg
Leesburg, VA 20176
Phone: 703-777-7838
Website: http://www.leesburgfirstfriday.com