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Northern VA Weekend Events 5/13 - 5/15

System - Monday, May 9, 2022

Here’s a look at what’s happening in our area this coming weekend. As of now, the weather report is calling for rain so check the links for cancellations.

Friday 5/13/22

  • Herndon Friday Night – Town Green, Herndon, 6:30pm – 10pm. FREE outdoor concert. This week features JunkFood, genre, “Fun, rock, pop, country…anything,” according to the website.
  • Mason 50th FilmFest: What’s Up, Doc? (1972) – GMU 7pm - 9pm. A series of FREE movies to celebrate Masons 50th Anniversary, this week features What’s Up, Doc. Doors open at 7, movie starts at 7:30.

Saturday 5/14/22

  • Spring Garden Day – The Big Plant Sale – Green Spring Gardens, Alexandria, 9am – 3pm. A great opportunity to buy plants from local garden vendors. Master Gardeners will be on hand to answer all your gardening questions and offer advice. Food will be available for purchase from a food truck. FREE!
  • Manassas Viking Festival – Old Town Manassas, 10am – 5pm. A living history Viking reenactment event. Rain or shine, FREE!
  • Second Saturday Art Walk – Workhouse Arts Center, Lorton, 6pm -9pm. The month’s featured artist will be onsite to speak about their work.

Sunday 5/15/22

  • Asian Festival on Main – Old Town Fairfax, 12pm – 6pm. Enjoy food, performances, exhibits and more. Rain date 5/22/22. FREE!
  • Observe a Lunar Eclipse – Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Chantilly, 8:30pm – 1am. A chance to observe a total lunar eclipse which will reach maximum eclipse around midnight. FREE.

All Weekend

Spring Wine Festival & Sunset Tour – George Washington’s Mount Vernon, Friday - Sunday. Check website for times and prices. As of the time of this writing, tickets were still available for Friday and Sunday. This event usually sells out in advance!

2nd Annual Alexandria Old Town Springtime Art Festival – Old Town Alexandria Sat and Sun 10am – 5pm. Featuring works of artists from around the country, this FREE art festival was rated as one of the top 100 art shows in Sunshine Artist Magazine.

Allison Baker, Realtor, lic. VA

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