Fabulous Ways to Enjoy the Last Week of May in Northern Virginia

Fabulous Ways to Enjoy the Last Week of May in Northern Virginia 
As we come to the very end of May, now is the perfect time to make sure you’re squeezing out every last bit of fun this amazing month has had to offer! Northern Virginia offers endless opportunities for outdoor activities and unique experiences, but why not make your last week in May truly special? From discovering blooming fields covered in vibrant wildflowers to feeling inspired by breathtaking views that span across miles, there are plenty of ways you can enjoy these last few days like never before. So join us as we explore all of the wonderful things Northern Virginia has to offer during this seemingly brief yet memorable period before June arrives.
 
Free Falun Dafa Meditation Class
Friday, May 26 · 7 - 8:30pm EDT
Unity of Fairfax 2854 Hunter Mill Road Oakton, VA 22124 United States
 
About the Event
Get ready to have your world rocked by the beat of the drum at this percussion party, led by none other than Daniel Greenberg! Our drum circle will be held outdoors on the labyrinth, so you can soak up the sunshine while unleashing your rhythm. If the weather isn't on our side, we'll move the party indoors. Don't forget to bring your drum and join in on the fun. This event is not to be missed!
 
Open Mic Night at VGA

Friday, May 26 · 6 - 8pm EDT
15001 Potomac Town Pl 15001 Potomac Town Place Woodbridge, VA 22191 United States
 
About the Event
Are you ready to steal the show? Veterans Growing America proudly presents Open Mic Night every Friday from 6 pm to 8 pm - your chance to light up the stage, dazzle the crowd, and be part of the community. No matter if you're an experienced performer or just testing the waters, our platform is open to all veterans who want to showcase their talent and connect with like-minded people. Don't wait - join us and ignite your passion! DM us to sign up and let's create family-friendly magic together!


Marshall Farmers Market
Friday, May 26 · 7 - 10pm EDT
8382 W Main St 8382 West Main Street Marshall, VA 20115 United States
 
About the Event
Hey there, shopping enthusiasts and supporters of local farmers and artisans! This is your chance to make a difference in the community by visiting the Fauquier Market every Friday night from 4 - 7 pm. Head over to the Commonwealth Classics parking lot or the adjacent grass lot (8382 W Main Street, Marshall, VA 20115), and discover a wide selection of products from Fauquier-based businesses. Show your love for the neighborhood and grab something fresh, unique, and handmade. Don't miss out on this exciting opportunity to shop local!
 
Celebrate the Colors of Holi at Mosaic
Saturday, May 27 · 5 - 8pm EDT
Mosaic District 2910 District Avenue Fairfax, VA 22031 United States
 
About the Event
It's time to get colorful! Join us at Mosaic on May 27th to celebrate the vibrant and joyful festival of Holi. Bring your family and friends to revel in the colors of spring, love, and pure fun. In partnership with RASA, we're throwing a party you won't want to miss. Prepare to dance to great music, indulge in delicious food and cocktails, and of course, get covered head to toe in colorful powder. We're rolling out the schedule for this epic event in the coming days, so stay tuned.
 Please note that this is a first-come, first-served affair, so be sure to arrive early if you want to participate. We'll have colored powder and T-shirts available for you, but they'll be in limited supply. One last thing, while it's all in good fun, we recommend wearing clothes you wouldn't mind getting a little messy. Thankfully, the colorful powder is washable and non-toxic, so you can let loose worry-free. See you there!
 
Vienna Optimists' Farmers Market
Saturday, May 27 · 8am - 12pm EDT
Vienna Community Center 120 Cherry Street Southeast Vienna, VA 22180 United States
About the Event
Looking for fresh local produce, beautiful flowers, and delicious treats? Look no further than the Vienna Optimists Farmers Market! Open every Saturday from May to October, this market has everything you need to satisfy your cravings and your green thumb. With live music and free plant advice, it's fun for everyone - even the little ones. Don't miss out on the seasonal fun - come and join the party!
Get your taste buds ready because we've got some premier vendors lined up just for you. From Roaming Stone's savory bites to Mama's Donut Bites' sweet treats, we've got it all. Want to feel good inside and out? Head over to Greenheart Juice Shop or Master Gardeners for fresh and healthy options. Plus, we've got live musical guests each week to keep you grooving all night long. But it's not all just for fun- every rental booth helps raise money to support local children through the Opti charity. So come on down and indulge for a great cause!
 
SALUD! Art Of Cocktail Making Class
Saturday, May 27 · 3 - 5pm EDT
La Prensa Tacos & Tapas 21305 Windmill Parc Drive #Unit 140 Sterling, VA 20166 United States
 
About the Event
Ready to shake things up? Sign up for our 2-hour cocktail making class hosted by our amazing mixologist! Not only will you get to taste some top-notch tequila and mezcal, but you'll also learn how to whip up 3 mouth-watering margaritas from scratch. Impress your friends with your newfound mixology skills and become the life of the party!
 
And the best part? We'll even treat you to 2 tacos and a delicious cocktail to cap off your experience. All of that for only $75 per person? Now THAT'S a happy hour we can get behind. Don't miss out on the cocktails and camaraderie- join our class today!
 
Woodbridge Beer Fest 2023
Saturday, May 27 · 11am - 5pm EDT
Brew Republic Bierwerks 15201 Potomac Town Place Woodbridge, VA 22191 United States
About the Event
Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend in style at the sixth annual Woodbridge Beer Fest, hosted by Brew Republic and fellow craft breweries! Get ready to whip out those beer steins on Saturday, May 27th from 11am-5pm (10am for VIP ticket holders) in the heart of Stonebridge at Potomac Town Center. We'll be shutting down Potomac Town Place between REI and Starbucks so you can enjoy your brews in peace. Don't drink beer? No problem! Sip on some wine or cider while the kids have a blast with our house-made root beer and soda. There will also be food vendors and live music to keep the party going all day long. Come one, come all - families are welcome!
 
Quench your thirst for beer and wine at the Woodbridge Beer Fest! Early birds catch the discount with tickets starting at $39 for General Admission or Wine, $59 for VIP, and $5 for kids, but don't wait too long because prices will go up starting May 1. Can't decide? Upgrade to VIP for an exclusive experience that sold out last year weeks before the event. Check out woodbridgebeer.com for additional details and the current list of participating breweries. Don't miss out on this hop-tastic day!
 
2023 K-POP Singing Contest
May 27 · 3pm - June 4 · 6pm EDT
IYF Washington DC Youth Center 7461 Miramar Drive Manassas, VA 20109 United States
 
About the Event
Hey Kpop fans and aspiring singers!
Get ready to show off your vocal chops and love for Kpop music! International Youth Fellowship is hosting a local singing contest and you're invited to join in on the fun.
 
You'll have the chance to perform any Kpop song of your choice and impress a supportive community with your talents. Judges will be looking for vocal ability, stage presence, and overall performance to determine 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners.
 
On top of that, fabulous prizes will be given to all! What are you waiting for? Register now and show off your passion for Kpop music while competing against other gifted singers. Don't miss out on this exciting opportunity!
 
Kevin Bull, Jr. w/ Tourmaline and Bella & Vega at 4410
Starts on Saturday, May 27 · 7pm EDT
4410 @ Contemporary Music Center 4410 Costello Way Haymarket, VA 20169 United States
 
About the Event
Looking for a hard-hitting, raw sound that'll rock your world? Look no further than Kevin Bull, Jr.! This Virginia/Nashville-based trio - featuring Kevin on bass/lead vocals, Mickey Diaz on guitar and Caedmon Cooper on drums - is the perfect blend of punchy rhythms and soulful melodies. Drawing inspiration from the likes of Rage Against The Machine, Alice In Chains, and Stone Temple Pilots, Kevin's grunge sound is a force to be reckoned with. But it's not all about the music - Kevin's lyrics are all about empowering individuals to embrace their true selves and shine bright. Don't miss your chance to catch Kevin Bull, Jr. as they light up stages across the country this summer!
 
Historic Culpeper Street Walking Tour
Starts on Saturday, May 27 · 10am EDT
Fauquier History Museum at the Old Jail 10 Ashby Street Warrenton, VA 20186 United States
 
About the Event
Join us on an informative hour-long tour led by one of our knowledgeable guides! Don't forget your comfortable walking shoes, as we'll be exploring the museum rain or shine. Tickets are $10 and $8 for FHS members, but act fast because group sizes are limited. Plus, each ticket comes with a free walking stick. Secure your spot now!
 
Stand Up Comedy in Lorton VA with Ross Benoit! (Kennedy Center, DC Improv)
Saturday, May 27 · 8 - 9:30pm EDT
Workhouse Arts Center 9518 Workhouse Way Lorton, VA 22079 United States
 
About the Event
Get ready to laugh until your sides hurt at Rahmein's latest comedy night at Workhouse Arts Center in Lorton VA! This time around, we're thrilled to have Ross Benoit take the stage. Known for his side-splitting style and ability to effortlessly blend dumb and smart humor, Ross Benoit is quickly making a name for himself in the comedy world. Don't miss out on the chance to catch this rising star in action!
 
2nd Annual ART IN NATURE FESTIVAL
Saturday, Sunday May 27· 28 12:00pm – 5:00pm EDT
National Botanic Garden 26320 Ticonderoga Road Chantilly, VA 20152 United States
 
About the Event
It's time to ditch the concrete jungle and dive into nature's beauty. Want to spend an amorous day surrounded by art exhibits? Check. How about indulging in succulent wine and beer? Check. Do you fancy exploring limitless green gardens? Check. Get ready to hype up your senses with an extraordinary event - the Art, Flowers, and Flavors Festival at the magnificent National Botanic Garden of Ticonderoga. This two-day festival is jam-packed with awe-inspiring art, outdoor sculptures, rare plant collections, Virginia's best wine tastings, heavenly food, irresistible chocolates, and lively music. Don't wait any longer - take the perfect break from the city and escape into the delightful oasis of nature.
 
Get ready to stroll through a stunning outdoor venue featuring incredible works of art, from breathtaking paintings to towering sculptures. And while you take in the beauty, treat your palate to limited tastings of fantastic wines, beers, and fine chocolates included with your upgraded ticket. Hungry? No worries! Delicious eats are available for purchase on site. But hurry, snag an Early Bird Ticket and save! Just $25.00 per person gets you general admission (which includes parking), or upgrade to Premium for just $35.00 (which includes parking and three samples of wine, beer, or chocolate). Don't miss out on this one-of-a-kind experience!


Asiantque Food Festival
Sunday, May 28 · 5 - 9pm EDT
6911 Columbia Pike 6911 Columbia Pike Annandale, VA 22003 United States
About the Event
Get ready for the Asiantique Festival - a must-attend celebration of food heaven! Join us as we savor the tasty and colorful cuisines from the diverse regions and countries. Experience a day of gastronomic bliss and appreciate the flavors, aromas, and textures that reflect the cultural traditions of each participating community. But wait, there's more! You can also groove to the rhythm of live music, dance, and art performances. This event is the perfect venue for like-minded food enthusiasts and cultural aficionados. Don't miss the opportunity to indulge in an unforgettable food adventure. Be there or be hungry!
 
Memorial Day Weekend Brunch #ViennaVA
May 28 · 11am - May 29 · 2pm EDT
nca Social 2670 Avenir Place Vienna, VA 22180 United States
 
About the Event
Get ready to feast like a champ and dance all day long! This Memorial Day weekend, we're throwing an epic "summer party" brunch with a twist. Featuring a bumpin' DJ set and late night menu, this event has everything you need to kick off the season in style. 
Reserve your spot today with a $40 deposit for a table of 4. Don't sweat it - your deposit will be credited upon arrival. Join us from 11-2pm for a table full of good vibes, great food, and even better company. Let's make this Memorial Day one for the books!
 
The Crossroads Market
Sunday, May 28 · 11am - 4pm EDT
Historic District 9322 Centreville Road Manassas, VA 20110 United States
 
About the Event
Get ready to experience the magic and wonder of The Crossroads Market! We're making a comeback this May at a bigger location, and we're excited to welcome over 20 vendors with a mind-blowing array of products and services. We're talking about a semi-monthly marketplace that's dedicated to all things weird and wonderful! So, what are you waiting for? Come check us out and discover the treasures that await you.
 
KO Distilling Spirited Experience: It's Really Alchemy
Sunday, May 28 · 1 - 3pm EDT
KO Distilling 10381 Central Park Drive #STE 105 Manassas, VA 20110 United States
 
About the Event
Did you barely scrape by in chemistry with just a C? Fear not, my friend! KO's Executive Whiskey Steward, led by the esteemed Greg Rixon, will give you an A+ in the art of tasting and flavor analysis. Come sip on four uniquely diverse whiskeys in a Diagonal tasting, enjoy a craft cocktail made with your favorite choice and indulge in candies that complement the aromas and flavors of the whiskey. Your taste buds will thank you.
 
The Art of Healing: Crystal Healing Paint and Sip
Sunday, May 28 · 6 - 9pm EDT
Mirandas Minerals 432 Garrisonville Rd Suite #10 Stafford, VA 22554 United States
 
About the Event
Ready to discover the healing powers of art? Join The Art of Healing, a 3-hour paint and sip extravaganza that will take you on a journey of self-discovery and relaxation. Our expertly designed workshops blend painting, meditation, sound bathing, and crystal healing to create an unforgettable experience. And the sweet sounds of Neo Soul and R&B music will keep you grooving while you create.
 
Let go of any preconceived notions about how artistic you are - our instructed painting class is perfect for all skill levels. Plus, painting has been shown to reduce stress and boost mood, so you'll leave feeling refreshed and inspired. Don't miss out on our exclusive ticket offer, which includes a 2-hour paint session, plus a crystal gift bag from Miranda's Minerals. Sign up now and get ready for a night of creativity, relaxation, and fun.


May is such a special and meaningful month! In Northern Virginia, the last week of May heightens the feeling somewhat, offering plenty of activities to engage with before June kicks in. No matter what your interests are, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to explore them in detail. At this time when nature gears up for summer and humans start longing for vacations, there's no better place than Northern Virginia! If everything we mentioned in this blog post was useful in helping you decide how to spend your last week of May days, then consider this article a success. We wish you an unforgettable experience filled with unique memories – enjoy every precious moment!



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