Weekend Wonders in Nova! (March 22-24)

Weekend Wonders in Nova! (March 22-24)
Looking for your next adventure in Nova this weekend? We've got you covered! Discover a plethora of activities and enjoy unforgettable experiences right at your doorstep. From lively street festivals to serene nature walks, we've got a stellar lineup that promises fun for everyone. Whether you’re ready to groove to live music, explore craft markets, or savor some local culinary delights, NOVA is the place to be. Don't miss out on the excitement! Tell us, which events are you looking forward to?

Bourbiz DC at the National Museum of the US Army

Friday, March 22 · 6 - 10pm EDT
National Museum of the United States Army
1775 Liberty Drive Fort Belvoir, VA 22060 United States
About the Event
Bourbiz DC is returning for spring, and we couldn't be more excited to announce our new location at the National Museum of the US Army. Over the past four events, we've had an average of over 1800 veterans registered. Our Veteran and Military Spouse Networking and Resource Event has become a go-to for anyone looking to connect with likeminded professionals and gain valuable resources. Not only will attendees have the opportunity to network, but they'll also be able to explore the museum throughout the evening. Our events attract an impressive array of resources, including Fortune 500 Business Leaders, Medal of Honor Recipients, and more. The feedback from our attendees is always positive, with everyone asking when the next event will be. If you're looking for a night of networking and camaraderie, join us for Bourbiz DC. 

Bee Artsy | Spring Wine Glass Paint Party

Friday, March 22 · 5:30 - 7:30pm EDT
Bee Happy Nutrition
2142 Richmond Highway #suite 104 Stafford, VA 22554 United States
About the Event
Unleash your inner artist by joining us for the Bee Artsy | Spring Wine Glass Paint Party at Bee Happy Nutrition on Fri Mar 22, 2024 at 5:30 PM EDT! Paint a beautiful tulip landscape or let your imagination run wild and create your own unique masterpiece! Don't worry if you haven't painted before, our skilled artist will guide you through each step of the process. All necessary painting materials will be provided including wine glasses, paints, brushes, and stencils. You can enjoy a wide variety of delicious and healthy snacks, and even try our special collagen drink complimentary to each registered painter! So hurry up and grab your tickets, after all, there's nothing better than sipping your favorite drink while admiring your handcrafted wine glass. Remember, all tickets are nonrefundable 48 hours prior to the event date. Let's get creative together!

Comedy Night starring Janelle Draper !!!

Starts on Friday, March 22 · 8pm EDT
The Electric Palm Restaurant
12745 Sea Ray Lane Woodbridge, VA 22192 United States
About the Event
Get ready to laugh! The DMV's funniest comedians are coming to The Electric Palm, located in an awesome water-front setting. You won't want to miss the headliner, Janelle Draper, who has been named Winner of the Burbank Comedy Festival and Runner-up of the Boston Comedy Festival. She's shared the stage with some of the biggest names in the business and has been featured at comedy festivals throughout the country. And if that's not enough, Dewayne White, a rising star in the comedy world, will be hosting the event. So gather up your friends and join us for a night of hilarious entertainment!

American Red Cross Lifeguard Course - Blended Learning

March 22 · 4pm - March 24 · 6pm EDT
Ramer Hall
24180 Gilbert Road Stafford, VA 22556 United States
About the Event
Are you interested in becoming an American Red Cross certified lifeguard? If so, you'll want to sign up for their blended learning course. Before the in-person sessions begin, you will need to complete the online portion of the class, which must be done by March 21. After you register on Eventbrite, an email from the American Red Cross with the class link and instructions will be sent to you within one business day. Keep in mind that there are specific prerequisites that you must meet in order to participate, including being at least 15 years old and being able to swim 300 yards continuously. Don't miss out on this opportunity to become a certified lifeguard!

"Wild About Art" Fauquier County Arts Festival


Friday, Mar 22 at 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Kettle Run High School 7403 Academic Avenue Nokesville 20181
About the Event
Fauquier County boasts an abundance of artistic and musical talent amongst its students, and this talent is on full display at a special upcoming event. Showcasing the impressive creations of students from PreK all the way through 12th grade, this event is bound to be a feast for the senses. From evocative paintings and sculptures to harmonious musical performances, guests can revel in the sheer creativity and skill of these talented young individuals. The event promises to be a wonderful opportunity to appreciate the creativity and imagination of the next generation, while supporting local talent. Best of all, it's completely free! So be sure to mark your calendar for this exciting and inspiring celebration of art and music from the students of Fauquier County.

ARTfactory's Luck of the Irish Bingo

Friday, Mar 22 at 7:00PM - 10:00PM
9419 Battle Street Manassas 20110
About the Event
Get ready for a night filled with luck, excitement and fun at ARTfactory's Luck of the Irish Bingo! Coming up this March 22nd, doors open at 6:30 pm and the gaming begins promptly at 7. With tickets priced at only $35 each, you can enjoy all 15 game cards that come with your ticket, plus chances to win amazing prizes such as cash prizes, ARTfactory's gift certificates, and even handcrafted gifts from local artisans. And if you're feeling lucky, you can purchase additional cards for only $10 each or even a dauber for $3. Be sure not to miss out on the cash bar and snacks available for purchase and the opportunity to test your luck at winning big. It's the perfect night to get your friends together for a fun-filled night of Irish Bingo!

Historic Winchester Street Walking Tour

Saturday, March 23 · 11am EDT
Fauquier History Museum at the Old Jail
10 Ashby Street Warrenton, VA 20186 United States
About the Event
Step back in time as you embark on our newest tour, the Historic Winchester Street Walking Tour. This fascinating stroll is led by one of our expert guides who will take you down one of Warrenton's earliest and most captivating avenues. As you walk through the charming streets, you will delve into the rich history of Winchester and discover its hidden secrets. The tour lasts for about an hour, so be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes. Tickets are affordable at just $10 for non-members and $8 for FHS members. Make sure to book early, as group size is limited. Rain or shine, the tour will depart from the museum, and we invite you to immerse yourself in the fascinating past of this unique location.

Magic of Spring

Saturday, March 23 · 10 - 11am EDT
Crescent Apartments
1541 Cameron Crescent Drive Lower Level Reston, VA 20191 United States
About the Event
Spring is a time of renewal and new beginnings, a time when every culture comes alive with vibrant celebrations. From the colorful Holi festival in India to Japan's dazzling Hanami, it's a season full of magic and meaning. In this workshop, we'll delve into the symbolism behind these springtime traditions and explore the significance of cherry blossoms. We'll also participate in a balancing and renewal ritual, and gather in nature beneath a magnificent cherry blossom tree. As part of our experience, we'll craft a beautiful cherry blossom candle to bring back to our sacred spaces. And before we go, each participant will receive a special crystal gift, informative handout, and a little treat to take home. Thank you for joining us on this journey of renewal and discovery!

Yoga Commons Class at Commonwealth's Run the World Festival


Saturday, March 23 · 10 - 11am EDT
10426 Main Street Fairfax, VA 22030 United States
About the Event
Recharge your mind and body this International Women's Month at the Run the World Festival's Yoga Commons! Nestled in the heart of Fairfax, VA, USA, you'll be transported to a peaceful mindset as expert instructors lead you through a series of yoga poses and breathing exercises. This event is perfect for all skill levels, whether you're an experienced yogi or a curious beginner. After class, treat yourself to a beer or seltzer pour of your choice, included with your ticket. With an atmosphere that exudes tranquility, you'll leave this event feeling revitalized and ready to tackle anything. Grab your mat, and join us for a journey towards inner harmony. Namaste & Cheers!

Spring Break at Sky Meadows


Saturday, Mar 23 at 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Richard J Ernst Community Cultural Center
Sky Meadows State Park 11012 Edmonds Lane Delaplane 20144
About the Event
Looking for an exciting way to spend your Spring Break? Look no further than Sky Meadows State Park! With self-guided opportunities available every day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., families can explore the park's beauty and discover new adventures. Try geocaching with a personal GPS device or sign out one of the Discovery Backpacks for a fun-filled day exploring the park. Junior Ranger Booklets are perfect for kids ages 5-12, while the Children's Discovery Area and Sensory Explorers' Trail located in the Picnic Area offer even more excitement. Don't miss out on the picturesque TRACK Trail, an easy 0.7-mile hike for hikers of all ages. With so much to do, a $10/car parking fee is an unbeatable value for the whole family.

Personal Best Quest 5 Miler Reston, VA

Saturday, Mar 23 at 8:30AM - 10:30AM
The St. James Performance Club, Reston
11951 Freedom Drive Reston 20190
About the Event
Are you ready to unleash your inner athlete? Join us on March 23, 2024, at The Reston Town Center for the Personal Best Quest 5 Miler. This event is not your average 5K – it’s designed to push you beyond your limits and help you achieve your personal best. We’re inviting everyone, whether you’re a beginner or an experienced runner, to take on the challenge of setting a personal goal and training to reach it by race day. This is your chance to challenge yourself, elevate your performance, and ignite your inner athlete. Don’t miss out on this unforgettable opportunity to push yourself to new heights.

Spring Swing Dance

Saturday, Mar 23 at 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Flint Hill Volunteer Fire Department 945 Fodderstack Road Flint Hill 22627
About the Event
Get ready to swing into Spring with a dance lesson and some fun! Join us for our Community Spring Swing Dance where we'll be showing off our moves and learning some new ones too. Whether you're a seasoned dancer or a beginner, all ages and levels are welcome to join in on the fun. You'll have the chance to dance the night away to music provided by our talented DJ and enjoy light refreshments (sorry, no alcohol). So grab your dancing shoes and come join us for a night of fun and excitement. Admission is only $15 per person and children under 10 get in for free. Don't miss out on this opportunity to dance the night away and start Spring off right!

Mind, Body and Soul Wellness Workshop


Saturday, March 23 · 1 - 3pm EDT
625 Harbor Side Street Woodbridge, VA 22191 United States
About the Event
Join us for a full day of ultimate relaxation at our Mind, Body and Soul Wellness Workshop! This experience is created for you to find inner peace, improve your overall well-being, and connect with like-minded individuals. Our location at 625 Harbor Side Street, Woodbridge, VA, USA is dressed beautifully and equipped with all the features needed for ultimate relaxation. With various activities designed to rejuvenate your mind, body, and soul, you'll learn how to focus on letting go of stress, nourishing your body with yoga exercises led by Instructor Tippi, and washing away any negative energy with a soundbath led by our team. Bring your yoga attire and a mat, and get ready to leave the event feeling amazing. Don't miss this unique opportunity to prioritize your well-being and connect with new friends! Light refreshments and tea will be provided. See you there!

Easter Bunny Breakfast at Maggiano's Springfield

Saturday, March 23 · 9 - 11am EDT
Maggiano's Little Italy
6500 Springfield Mall Springfield, VA 22150 United States
About the Event
Hop on over to the Easter Bunny Breakfast Buffet for a morning filled with fun and delicious treats! Not only will your children enjoy a scrumptious breakfast buffet, but they'll also have the opportunity to decorate crispy rice treats and create their own "bunny bait" in anticipation of Easter morning. And what's breakfast with the Easter Bunny without photos? Be sure to bring your cameras to capture the moment with the furry friend. Adults can indulge in the same breakfast buffet with the added bonus of a cash bar, offering mimosas and bloody marys. Seating is limited and on a first come first serve basis beginning at 9:00 AM, so don't be late for this egg-citing event!

Spring Awakening Yoga Workshop with Cara


Saturday, March 23 · 2 - 3:30pm EDT
Salamander Resort & Spa
500 North Pendleton Street Middleburg, VA 20117 United States
About the Event
Spring is here, and what better way to celebrate this season of new beginnings than by prioritizing your well-being? Join us for a 90-minute yoga class that will leave you feeling reinvigorated and refreshed. Using mindful breathing techniques, you will have the opportunity to connect with your body in a way that helps to increase flexibility, stability, and strength. The benefits of yoga extend beyond the physical, providing an opportunity to clear your mind and enhance mental clarity. Following the class, head outside to enjoy a delicious spring-inspired cocktail on the terrace. Come join us as we embrace the joy of spring and focus on our inner wellness.

2024 Easter Bunny Experience

Saturday, March 23 · 1:40 - 2pm EDT
Salamander Resort & Spa
500 North Pendleton Street Middleburg, VA 20117 United States
About the Event
Come join us for a delightful wagon ride to visit the Easter Bunny this year! This fun-filled event is perfect for the whole family and will surely make your Easter holiday even more special. Upon arrival, make sure to check-in 15 minutes before your booked start time for the wagon ride. Once aboard the wagon, you'll be taken to where the Easter Bunny awaits. Then, you and your family will participate in a private egg hunt, with 6 dozen plastic eggs per time slot! Don't forget to bring your Easter Baskets! Next, you can spend around 15 minutes visiting with the Easter Bunny and receiving a small stuffed animal gift. Afterward, a craft area will be ready and waiting for your family to get creative! Please note, if you have more than 8 people in your family, an additional time slot will need to be purchased. Also, don't worry about the weather, since the event is rain or shine. So, pack your bags and head on down to the Equestrian Center for a hopping good time!

Not Your Mama's Childbirth Weekend Intensive

March 23 · 9am - March 24 · 12pm EDT
Be Hive Wellness, Boone Boulevard, Tysons, VA, USA
8245 Boone Boulevard #Suite 630 Tysons, VA 22182 United States
About the Event
Are you ready to embark on the incredible journey of childbirth? Look no further than Be Hive Wellness' weekend intensive! Our expert instructor covers every aspect of labor and delivery, leaving no stone unturned. But don't worry, this isn't your traditional childbirth class. Our interactive and fun atmosphere will leave you feeling confident and excited for this new chapter of your life. And, not only will you gain knowledge, but you'll have the opportunity to connect with other parents-to-be. Because who couldn't use a support system during this exciting time? Don't wait - sign up for Not Your Mama's Childbirth Weekend Intensive today!


Sunday, March 24 · 11am - 6pm EDT
Dulles Sportsplex, Atlantic Boulevard, Sterling, VA, USA
21610 Atlantic Boulevard Sterling, VA 20166 United States
About the Event
Get ready, DMV, for the event of the year- RANG DE VIRGINIA- HOLI CARNIVAL! Hosted by TAMASHA NIGHTS (fka FOMOO Events), SHWETA SHANKAR & DMV DESI EVENTS HUB, this festival promises to be the biggest Holi carnival of 2024. With a range of activities including a Bollywood DJ, dance performances, a dholi, and a bouncy and ball pool for kids, this event guarantees a day full of laughter and joy. And of course, no Holi festival is complete without delicious food stalls and vibrant powder colors. Make sure to grab your color packets from the designated stall inside the event, as no outside color is allowed to maintain the quality of the color experience. Get ready to celebrate this traditional Indian festival in a colorful and exciting way at RANG DE VIRGINIA- HOLI CARNIVAL!

Crochet Octopus Workshop


Sunday, March 24 · 1:30 - 3:30pm EDT
3675 Concorde Parkway Chantilly, VA 20151 United States
About the Event
Wanna learn a new skill that is both fun and useful? Join the Crochet Octopus Workshop with Priti Rani and add a quirky design to your room. In just a few hours, you'll be able to craft your very own cuddly octopus to snuggle with on rainy afternoons. The class is perfect for beginners or seasoned crocheters looking to try something new. Learn the art of crocheting while having fun with like-minded individuals. Book your spot now and you'll be an expert in no time!

Bird Walk: Frying Pan Park

Sunday, March 24 · 8 - 11am EDT
Frying Pan Farm Park Visitor Center
2739 West Ox Road Herndon, VA 20171 United States
About the Event
Nestled in Fairfax County, Frying Pan Farm Park offers a unique blend of recreation and nature. While many visitors come for the model farm and equestrian facilities, the park's diverse habitats make it a prime spot for birdwatching. Whether you're drawn to woodland birds, waterfowl, or raptors, you're sure to find a variety of feathered friends along the nature trail. As your guide, Mer Mietzelfeld's extensive birding experience will enhance your trip, pointing out herons in the wetlands, sparrows in the fields, and more. From the northwest mixed woods to the southeast farmland, Frying Pan Farm Park is a bird-watching oasis just waiting to be discovered.
No matter where you live in NOVA, there are plenty of options for weekend getaways. So whether you're looking for a weekend filled with adventure or relaxation, Northern Virginia has it all. With its perfect blend of city life and country charm, this region truly has something for everyone. So go ahead and take your pick – because every weekend in NOVA is sure to be full of wonder!

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