Honor All Who Have Served This Veteran's Day Weekend! NOVA Weekend events (NOV 11-NOV 13)

Veterans Day is coming up, and that means it's time to celebrate our military veterans! This year, there are lots of great events happening in Northern Virginia  to honor those who have served our country. You may also visit some weekend events here. Northern Virginia has a lot of great events happening! There is something for everyone this weekend. Be sure to check out the lists below for more information on these exciting events!


Veterans Day Wine Dinner

Fri, November 11, 2022, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM EST

Vint Hill Craft Winery 7150 Lineweaver Road Warrenton, VA 20187 United States


About this event

A delicious 4 course dinner, each paired with Vint Hill wines. 

Come to Vint Hill Winery for our yearly Veterans Day dinner! Spend the evening with us and savor a delectable wine-paired supper with our winemaker, Mark Ward, in what was once Monitoring Station #1.


At 6:30 p.m., doors open. Enjoy a complimentary glass of wine before sitting down to a four-course dinner, each of which will be matched with Vint Hill Wines.


Dinner-Plate Menu


Balsamic Vinaigrette-dressed winter squash salad with arugula, hazelnuts, pomegranate seeds, and goat cheese. Pepitas in a creamy butternut squash soup shot.


Roasted red baby potatoes and a medley of seasonal vegetables are served with beef tips seasoned with garlic and rosemary.New York Cheesecake with Brandied Cherries for dessert.

* Vegetarian Entrée: Stuffed Squash with Quinoa, Dried Cherries and Toasted Almonds topped with house made Marinara over sautéed Spinach accompanied by Roasted Red Baby Potatoes and Medley of Seasonal Vegetables.


* Only available if requested by Monday, October 31st.


Tickets are $98 per guest (plus tax/service charge).


2022 Bull Run Festival of Lights

Fri, November 11, 2022, 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM EST

Bull Run Regional Park 7700 Bull Run Drive Centreville, VA 20121 United States


The season's best and brightest drive-through holiday activity to enjoy with your family and friends!


About this event

Welcome to the Bull Run Festival of Lights, a 2.5 mile drive-through of festive light displays, walk-through Christmas Village and Carnival. The show is open nightly from November 11, 2022 through January 8, 2023.



Festival of Lights Hours

  • Monday - Thursday nights 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

  • Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Holiday nights 5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

  • Holiday nights include November 24 and 25, December 24, 25, 31, and January 1


  • Open every night (weather permitting) from November 11 through January 8

  • 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Monday - Thursday

  • 5:30p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Friday - Sunday and Holiday nights


Holiday nights include November 11, 24 and 25, December 24, 25, 31, and January 1




  • Open every night (weather permitting) from November 11 through January 1. [Closed Thanksgiving November 24]

  • 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Monday - Thursday

  • 5:30-10:00pm Friday-Sunday and holiday nights

  • Holiday nights include November 11 and 25, December 24, 25, 31, and January 1

Flow for Cause benefitting Veteran's Yoga Project x YogaSix Lake Ridge

Fri, November 11, 2022, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM EST

Tucked Away Brewing Co. 8420 Kao Circle Manassas, VA 20110 United States


About this event

Flow for a Cause benefitting Veterans Yoga Project, a non-profit that supports recovery and resiliency among veterans and military families.


Through its Flow for a Cause charity events, YogaSix Lake Ridge, a locally and veteran-owned small company, gives back to the community. We're happy to support Veterans Yoga Project (VYP) in November as it works to support veterans, military families, and communities close to the military, including first responders and caregivers, in their recovery and resilience through online and live classes and workshops, yoga teacher training, clinics, and educational resources. Both VYP and YogaSix work to spread awareness of and promote the mind-body advantages of regular yoga practice as a potent tool for healing, mindful living, and everyone's general wellness. For more information about this fantastic charity, visit https://veteransyogaproject.org/!


We are thrilled to collaborate with Tucked Away Brewing Co., another veteran-run small business in the area, for this special event. YogaSix and Tucked Away have a shared enthusiasm for aiding Prince William County's military populations, especially those who are suffering from trauma, PTSD, or injuries related to their service, as well as for finding and establishing chances for healing and self-care. TO ENSURE THAT 100% OF PROCEEDS GO TOWARDS VYP, PLEASE MAKE ALL DONATIONS VIA THE YOGASIX APP OR AT THE DOOR.


This is a fundraising and contribution event. If you are unable to attend, feel free to donate to the cause. Please download the YogaSix App to make a donation, and we sincerely appreciate your kindness!


Paint Party at Ornery Brewery Manassas

Fri, November 11, 2022, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM EST

Vint Hill Craft Winery 7150 Lineweaver Road Warrenton, VA 20187 United States


About this event

Paint Night in Person at Ornery Brewery Manassas


Join us as we paint and celebrate! We thought a paint night would be a great approach to encourage everyone in finding their inner creativity.


In less than two hours, our talented host will demonstrate step-by-step how to replicate the painting of the occasion while incorporating entertainment and music. There is no prerequisite for this session, so beginners are welcome! Everything will be given.


Your admission ticket includes one drink. (If under 21, two sodas are free)


Retiro de Mujeres | Regocíjate | Women's Retreat | Rejoice

Sat, November 12, 2022, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM EST

1815 Loudoun Dr 1815 Loudoun Drive Haymarket, VA 20169 United States


About this event

In the midst of so much responsibility that we have as women, we take some time to refresh ourselves in the Presence of God. This retreat is God's invitation for each of us to find that JOY. We are praying for you so that this time can be a great blessing for your life. See you there, it will be a pleasure to meet you.


Hosts: Alma Fuentes and Karla Duran-Zeballos

Praise: Johana and Chris Orellana

Speakers: Linda Seagears, Katia Sotto, Sonia Delgado, Ingrid Paz.


Historic Main Street Walking Tour

Sat, November 12, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EST

Fauquier History Museum at the Old Jail 10 Ashby Street Warrenton, VA 20186 United States


About this event

Join the Fauquier History Museum for a leisurely stroll down Warrenton's historic main street. Walk with a Historical Society Guide.


Fall Craft Party at Stone Ridge

Sat, November 12, 2022, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM EST

Nettle Mill Clubhouse 24609 Nettle Mill Square Stone Ridge, VA 20105 United States


About this event

This Saturday, November 12th from 5pm to 7pm, join us at the Nettle Mill Clubhouse just down the street to craft and sip (BYOB) with your friends and neighbors. You can have a fantastic time and leave with a gorgeous handmade item without any prior craft knowledge. Seriously.


We'll bring everything you need, ready just for you, and give you step-by-step directions and practical help in a relaxed, friendly setting.


Create TWO centerpiece crafts that are ideal for fall parties and decorating. With Blooms2U, make a fresh flower mason jar display while learning all the floral arrangement's secrets and tips. With The Aviary Girls, you may paint, stencil, and embellish a solid wood, practical pedestal tray in the hues and patterns of your choice. Following the purchase of your tickets, you will get an email with your pedestal tray's color and design options.


Your prepared craft supplies, including live flowers and personalized vinyl stencils, as well as on-site instructions and support during the party are all included in your $50 ticket.


The event is BYOB (drinks & snacks).


Following the purchase of your ticket, [email protected] will send you an email with instructions for selecting the colors, design, and message for your tray.


Beginner Cake Decorating Class w/Italian Meringue Buttercream and Cake Drip

Sat, November 12, 2022, 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM EST

Fran's Cake & Candy Supplies 10927 Main Street Fairfax, VA 22030 United States


About this event

Join Celebrity Pastry Chef Dawn Alston, a contestant on Food Network's Wedding Cake Championship, in our Italian Meringue Buttercream Beginners Cake Decorating Class.


In addition to receiving a 5-inch, 2-layered cake, each participant will get knowledge on making Italian Meringue Buttercream. The final coat of buttercream should be applied, and students will learn how to color buttercream as well as crumb coat their cake. Additionally, the students will learn different piping methods, how to apply cake drip, how to use prepared macarons, and how to use a pre-made gumpaste flower. Throughout the lesson, Chef Dawn will impart further decorating advice and methods.

Come learn how to make Italian Meringue Buttercream with Ravy Cakes! For beginners or as a refresher, this class is fantastic!


Available to students 16 and older.


For usage exclusively during the session, all necessary supplies and equipment for decorating will be provided. The cake can be taken home by pupils in a box that will be provided. On the day of class, Fran's offers a 5% discount to all students on all purchases.

There must be a minimum of 4 students and a maximum of 6 for class. If not enough people enroll, you'll get a complete refund.


Cherry Hill Historical Trail Walk, Fall 2022 (General History)

Sat, Nov 12, 2022, 1:00 PM EST

Heritage Ridge Trail Potomac River Blvd & Belle Isle Drive Dumfries, VA 22026 United States


Historic Dumfries will lead the second of three tours this fall on the Potomac Shores Trails, focusing on the general history of the area.


About this event

UPDATE: The October 1 session has been moved to Nov 12 at 1pm due to rain.


Take part in a historical hike across the Potomac Shores Trails System with the Potomac Shores Trail Committee, the Executive Director of Historic Dumfries VA, and the Weems-Botts Museum! Study the native population, the arrival of Scottish settlers in the 1700s, the effects of the conflict, and the construction of railroads. Our walking tour promises to be full of fascinating and entertaining discussions about anything from the people and events that inspired the names of the geography to artifacts and lore collected over the years!


Schedule a rendezvous at the Heritage Ridge trailhead, which is at the start of Potomac River Blvd (it will be the 2nd trailhead on your right after turning off Potomac Shores parkway).


Hylton High School Fall Craft Show

Sat, November 12, 2022, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM EST

Hylton High School 14051 Spriggs Road Woodbridge, VA 22193 United States


About this event

The Hylton High School Band Boosters invite you to celebrate the fall season! Come out and support our amazing band program and start your holiday shopping. We have a wide variety of vendors including:

  • Jewelry & Crystals

  • Makeup and Beauty Products

  • Fabric and Textile Art

  • Paper Crafts

  • Dog Toys & Accessories

  • Wreaths and Home Decor

  • Ceramic/Clay


Chocolate Binge - River-Sea Anniversary

Sat, November 12, 2022, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM EST

River-Sea Chocolates 4520 Daly Drive Suite 100 Chantilly, VA 20151 United States


Come to our chocolate factory to help us celebrate another year of producing craft single-origin chocolate! A Hot Chocolate and Craft S'Mores kit are included with the $5 entrance fee! Obtain samples of our chocolate bars, Virginia wines, and chocolate produced with cacao from all around the world! You may create a personalized chocolate bar or hot chocolate bomb for $10. View the chocolate-making equipment in action, do holiday shopping, and more!



  • 12-5pm Wine and chocolate pairings, S'mores, samples, and hot chocolate

  • 12 to 5 PM Make Your Own Hot Chocolate or Bar Bomb $10 (purchase at the door)

  • 2 pm to 5 pm Live Music

  • Tickets for entry are available at the door or through Eventbrite. No RSVP is necessary, however it does allow us to estimate the number of attendees.


KO Distilling Spirited Experience: Ryes & Pies

Sun, Nov 13, 2022, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST

KO Distilling 10381 Central Park Drive #STE 105 Manassas, VA 20110 United States


About this event

Our Lead Executive Bourbon Steward, Greg Rixon, will guide you through an educational pairing of our award-winning rye whiskies and four samples of Thanksgiving pies. Guests will enjoy the following:


Bare Knuckle Rye Whiskey Small Batch - Pumpkin Pie

Bare Knuckle Rye Whiskey Single Barrel - Apple Pie

Distiller's Reserve Bottled-in-Bond Rye - Cherry Pie

Bare Knuckle Rye Whiskey Cask Strength - Pecan Pie


After the pairing, guests may choose a cocktail to enjoy from a unique Fall featured cocktail menu:

  • Honey Cinnamon Sour

  • Fall-Down Manhattan

  • Stone Rush

  • Apple Pie Sang-Rye-A


Turkey Trot Cookie Decorating Workshop

Sun, November 13, 2022, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM EST

Franny's Farmacy NOVA 7128 Farm Station Road Warrenton, VA 20187 United States


About this event

Learn all the tips and tricks on how to decorate and assemble this 10 inch sugar cookie Turkey!


Till you start to wobble, gobble, gobble, gobble, gobble! 🦃

Join Ashley from Sweet Delights by Farmstead, LLC, and bring a friend or two as well as your STRETCHY jeans. at Franny's Farmacy (Warrenton) on Sunday, November 13 for our workshop on decorating TURKEY TROT cookies!

Discover all the hints and methods for decorating and putting this 10 inch turkey together!


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