Local Events

There’s always something going on around Loudoun County. Here’s just a few great events to check out…

OCEAN Quartet: Irish Music Concert
Franklin Park Arts Center will be filled with pan-Celtic music as the OCEAN Celtic Quartet applies their unique spin on traditional songs and original compositions, from soaring ballads and stirring sea chanteys to blazing fiddle and accordion tunes.
Presented By: Franklin Park Arts Center
March 16, 2019
540-338-7973
Franklin Park Performing & Visual Arts Center
36441 Blueridge View Ln
Purcellville, VA 20132
Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Price: $27/person
http://franklinparkartscenter.org/full-season-performances/

St. Patricks Day Weekend
We have lots planned to celebrate St. Patty’s Day at Bear Chase all weekend long! Beer Release: We’ll also be releasing our Nitro Dry Irish Stout! Some of which is aging in barrels from Catoctin Creek Distillery. We’ll have very limited supply of the barrel aged so get it before it’s gone!
3/16/2019, 3/17/2019
Bear Chase Brewing Company
18294 Blue Ridge Mountain Road
Bluemont, VA 20135
Time: Saturday: 8 AM – 10 PM | Sunday: 11 AM – 8 PM
https://www.facebook.com/events/2930454110305898/

On-Site with Insight: Loudoun History Course
Are you new to the area? Are you curious about Loudoun’s history? Do you see things on Loudoun’s historic landscape and wonder what and why they are? Are you interested in making sense of our Northern Virginia heritage while tying the themes of our past with how things are today? Then this intimate explore-by-night field trip-based series is just right for you! Join public historian and long-time history educator Rich Gillespie to learn, visit, and discuss with other Loudouners our historic landscape. Our 13-part series will get you out of the house and in to a new and vibrant community.
Presented By: Aldie Mill Historic Park
March 7, 2019 – June 6, 2019
Recurring weekly on Thursday
703-327-9777
Aldie Mill Historic Park
39401 John Mosby Hwy
Aldie, VA 20105
Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Price: $195 course fee
http://apm.activecommunities.com/novaparks/Activity_Search/2620

Gallery Talk
Each week attendees receive a personalized sneak peek at traveling exhibitions, permanent collections, and the fascinating stories behind the works in the Museum’s art collections. No two tours are alike, so come back for more! Reservations are not required and admission is free. Bring your friends! Gallery Talks are every Wednesday at 2:00pm.
January 23, 2019 – December 18, 2019
Recurring weekly on Wednesday
540 687 6542
National Sporting Library & Museum
102 The Plains Rd
Middleburg, VA 20118
Time: 2:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Price: Free
http://www.nationalsporting.org/nslm/monthly_programs

Leesburg’s First Friday
Held the first Friday of every month, Leesburg’s First Friday lets you fully experience all that Historic Downtown Leesburg has to offer. 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, and more!
Recurring monthly on the 1st Friday
(703) 777-7838
Leesburg’s First Friday
Historic Downtown Leesburg
Leesburg, VA 20176
Time: 6-9pm
Price: Free

Hangover Brunch
Join us every Sunday from 11:30-2 for our Hangover Brunch – Sunday’s best not required! We’ll be serving our brunch menu as well as our full menu, have Happy Hour drink specials, and outdoor games and activities!
From: 11:30 AM to 02:00 PM
Lost Rhino Retreat
22885 Brambleton Plaza
Ashburn, VA 20148

Thirsty Thursdays!
Are you thirsty? Join us at Jack’s Run Brewing Company every Thursday for special pricing. Have a blast in our historic brewery site while you enjoy dollar off pints at $15 growler refills!
Presented By: Jack’s Run Brewing Company
Recurring weekly on Thursday
(540) 441-3382
Jack’s Run Brewing Company
108 North 21st Street
Purcellville, VA 20132
Time: 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Leesburg Brew Crawl
Watch out Wine-Country, the Craft Beer Scene in downtown Leesburg is taking the summer by storm! The debut of the Leesburg Brew Crawl walking tour combines local craft beer, history and storytelling to create a one-of-a-kind experience. Your intimate group will have the opportunity to sample local creations while being regaled by the rich past of this historic Virginia town. (Yes, you must be 21+)
Presented By: Leesburg Brew Crawl
Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
571.363.6011
Leesburg Brew Crawl
Corner Loudoun and Church Streets
Leesburg, VA 20175
Time: Thursday, Friday & Saturday @ 7pm; Saturday & Sunday @ 3pm
Price: $35/person