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Reston Home Tour Set for November 5th

Limited Tickets Now on Sale! It’s time! After 20 years of featuring some of Reston’s most fabulous homes, the Reston Museum’s Reston Home Tour is ready to celebrate its big anniversary with one of the best tours yet. “We’re so excited to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Home Tour! This much-anticipated event always brings […]



Vienna, VA’s Oktoberfest celebrates its 14th anniversary this year with great food, vendors, music & entertainment, plenty of kids activities and, of course, our top, locally-sourced beer and wine selections! The festival has historically drawn 25,000-30,000 attendees and increases each year!  Presented by the Vienna Business Association and Town of Vienna, Oktoberfest will be held […]

Musical Line Up Announced for 1st Annual Reggae at the Lake Festival

Lake Anne & Washington Plaza Merchant Association (LAWPA) announces its first annual Reggae on the Lake Festival. It will take place on Saturday September 10, 2022 at Lake Anne Plaza, with international Reggae bands, food, crafts, and various fun family activities. Come prepared to dance!  The Reggae on the Lake Festival features internationally known Reggae Bands with […]

Elevate Your Mini-Golf Game at Perch Putt!

The adult beverages plus miniature golf course combo seems to be a growing scene in DC. Tysons has now joined in on the trend and put its own unique spin on it. High atop Capital One Hall sits Perch Putt where you can take in the stunning views Tysons and the surrounding area while elevating […]

Bricks by the Lake Returns to Lake Anne Plaza on October 1

Join the fun in this LEGO building event! Participants can either build a creation in advance to compete in a themed contest or compete the day of the event in a timed competition building creations separated by age group. Those who don’t want to compete can enjoy the day viewing the LEGO competition, a Master […]

Greenbelt & Columbia: Maryland’s Planned Communities Presented by Reston Museum, Columbia MD Archives and Greenbelt Museum

Ever wonder how Reston compares to other planned communities? Join Reston Museum’s upcoming program to learn all about the development of Greenbelt and Columbia, Maryland. Program is free and will be held on September 7, 2022 7 p.m. at Reston Community Center Lake Anne. Everyone must register with Reston Community Center at https://bit.ly/3QnSKeV. Reston Museum has […]

August Fun: Fairs, Festivals & More!

August is here, the kids are getting ready to go back to school, and the end of summer is just around the corner! But there’s still time to squeeze in some summertime fun. The month of August is full of events like agricultural fairs, festivals, outdoor movies, live music, and more. Here’s our list of […]

Lake Anne Cardboard Boat Regatta Returns August 13!

The Lake Anne Cardboard Boat Regatta is back! On August 13, 2022, 40 life-size cardboard boats created from cardboard and duct tape will set sail and race on Lake Anne. Boats will be on the plaza by 12:30 pm and races begin at 2 pm. Teams of all ages will race in timed heats by […]