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<strong>15<sup>th</sup> Freezin’ For A Reason Virginia Polar Dip – FINALE</strong>

Saturday, February 11 With “Cold Toes and Warm Hearts” Local Event Benefits the National Charity: Camp Sunshine The wintertime tradition when crowds of spectators and jumpers dressed in crazy costumes converge on Lake Anne Plaza is set for Saturday, February 11, 2023. All are invited to join in the fun of the finale of the 15th Freezin’ for a Reason Virginia […]

Reston Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration

Bestselling author Heather McGhee to give Keynote Address Reston Community Center will mark the 38th annual Reston Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration with a lineup of events for community reflection on Dr. King’s legacy. Heather McGhee, a renowned expert on the American economy and author of The New York Times bestseller The Sum of Us: What Racism Costs […]

As we close out the year, let’s look back at what everyone was reading. Here’s our list of the most popular articles from the magazine posted in 2022: 1. Hawk & Griffin: An English Pub Experience in Vienna 2. Silver Line Phase 2: Progressing Toward Safe, Reliable Service in Spring 2022 3. Burapa Thai & […]

Need to make plans for New Year’s? Special dining options from some featured restaurants in our Taste of Tysons Dinging, live music and parties, family-friendly fun, and more — our list has a little something for everyone! Celebrate with a Special Dinner Bazin’s on Church 111 Church St NWVienna, VA 22180 3-course Meal 4-course Meal […]

Things to Do this December in Fairfax County

Post courtesy of Visit Fairfax ‘Tis the season in Fairfax County! There are plenty of things to do in Northern Virginia in December. Check out these things to see and events in the Washington, DC area that embrace winter and the holidays. Whether you want to be inside staying warm or enjoying the extra twinkle outside, here […]

Virginia Made, Locally Available

A recent discussion on the Vienna Foodies Facebook group focused on a portable, Virginia-produced hostess gift for someone who was traveling for Thanksgiving. This query struck a chord with me, as for years I looked for made-in-Virginia items to send out-of-state family members. Herewith is the list of Virginia gift ideas the Vienna Foodies supplied, edited for […]

Out and About: Concerts & Events

Meadowlark’s Winter Walk of Lights Meadowlark Botanical Gardens9750 Meadowlark Gardens CtVienna, VA November 11-December 85:30-10pm December 9-January 8, 20225-10pm TIX $16-18 Take a half-mile walk on a paved path through Meadowlark Botanical Gardens to enjoy dazzling holiday light displays and a magnificent light show set to music.  Tickets will be sold online only for prime […]

<strong>I Believe in Magic</strong>

Northern Virginia’s only ongoing magic show dazzles audiences! The theatre is buzzing with excitement before each performance of Sly’s Magic show as audience members anticipate a wonder-filled evening. Then the “curtain rises” and the show begins. The thing is though, there’s no actual curtain. So the audience sees everything. Or do they? StageCoach Theatre is […]