Local Events

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
Pumpkin Village Fall Fest
Visit Loudoun’s favorite fall festival and enjoy:
-Giant Hill Slides
-Hay Rides
-Pony Rides
-Zip Line
-Petting Zoo
-Moon Bounces
-Live Animal Shows
-Camel Rides
-Pedal Carts
-Face Painting
-Exotic Animal Exhibits
-Free pumpkin to take home
Pumpkin Village is the perfect place for a fall family outing or field trip!
Leesburg Animal Park
Sep 20, 2014 to Nov 4, 2014
9:30am-6:00pm
703 433-0002
www.LeesburgAnimalPark.com
19270 James Monroe Hwy
Leesburg, VA 20175
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
Notaviva Vineyards presents Haunted Vineyard Tours
Come out to Notaviva Vineyards for a night of haunted vineyard tours! With live actors and storytellers provided by Stagecoach Theater Company, our haunted vineyard is sure to provide laughs and shrieks! Enjoy a night time walk through the vineyard, accompanied by a spooky ghost story. Keep an eye out for the frightful bog monster and his heinous devilry.
3 tours per hour
only 16 reservation slots per tour
2 tickets prices to choose from:
$20 plus tax – 13+ to adult – no wine
$25 plus tax – adult 21+ – glass of mulled wine included
Notaviva Vineyards
Oct 30, 2014 to Nov 1, 2014
7-10pm
540 668-6756
www.shop.notavivavineyards.com/Events-at-Notaviva-Vineyards_c4.htm
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
57th Annual Leesburg Kiwanis Halloween Parade
Each Halloween since 1957 the Leesburg Kiwanis have sponsored the Halloween Parade down King Street in Historic Downtown Leesburg. Leesburg’s Annual Halloween Parade is the longest running parade east of the Mississippi and certainly the best way to celebrate Halloween!
Town of Leesburg
Oct 31, 2014
6-8pm
703-737-2175
www.leesburgkiwanis.org/public/pub_page.aspx?PageID=40073
Historic Downtown Leesburg
King St
Leesburg, VA 20175
Snow/Rain Date November 1, 2014
Pumpkin Chunkin’
Bring your leftover jack-o-lantern to our smashin’ session and let it fly! The Silo Drop and Zip Wire Sploosh let you do the smashin’ yourself or bring your pumpkin to the Pumpkin Drop Zone and add it to our upside down “fireworks display” as the pumpkins are dropped from a lift over our parking lot. You’ll love giving your pumpkin one final ride while you enjoy one last weekend of cow train rides, swings, slides and mazes before winter settles over the farm.
Great Country Farms
Nov 1, 2014 to Nov 4, 2014
9am-5pm
540-544-2073
www.greatcountryfarms.com
18780 Foggy Bottom Rd
Bluemont, VA 20135
Adventures in HalloweenVille
Help support Loudoun Habitat by attedning a great adventure in halloweenville with your family! There will be interactive halloween experiences for 6-11 year olds and their families such as mystical mazes, frankenstein lab and potions class, pirates cabaret, gypsy lairs and the village cemetary.
Oct 24, 2014 to Oct 26, 2014
Oct 31, 2014 to Nov 1, 2014
www.villageatleesburg.com/event/adventures-in-halloweenville/
1602 Village Market Boulevard
Leesburg, VA
Harpers Scary
3 Terrifying Events: Haunted Gallows Zipline, Backwoods Hike of Terror & Darkness Pines Hayride
What to wear and bring:
Dress warm for the weather. Nothing too loose or baggy. Long hair will need to be tied back. Wear comfortable footwear such as tennis shoes or hiking boots. No flashlights permitted.
Requirements:
Must be at least 8 years old and 70lbs, and no more than 250lbs and in good physical condition. All children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Zip line release forms can be found under Plan Your Trip / Liability Forms. Guest must arrive 30 minutes before your departure time for check in.
Oct 31, 2014
Nov 1, 2014
7pm, 8pm, 9pm, 10pm
540-668-9007
www.hfadventurecenter.com/harpersscary
37291 Jefferson Pike
Purcellville, VA 20132
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