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Our online events calendar features a week-by-week rundown of the region's music, theater, dance, art, comedy and festival events, as well as special events specifically for kids.

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NoVA Happy Hours

We’ve compiled a list of happy hour hot spots that offer more than just your average drink specials.

Guides: Farmers Markets

These outdoor markets provide a unique opportunity to shop, sample and help area farmers, all while saving money…


Guides: Biking and Jogging Trails

As the beautiful weather continues, take advantage of the warmth to skip the gym and get outside for your exercise routine. The following biking and jogging trails offer a beautiful respite from stuffy gyms…


Public Parks

Whether small, passive green spaces in urban areas, or more expansive acres offering activities, there are plenty of NoVA parks available.



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The Art of Deception

A lucky discovery of an art masterpiece creates a tangled web of competing truths and unravels a family.


Must-Download: RDGLDGRN Album

The Reston group gets a nod from Pharrell Williams, with drum back up from Dave Grohl.

Mother State’s Great Eight

Presidential Trivia for the eight presidents hailing from Virginia.

49 Nights Out in NoVA

Banish the boring bars. Kick the clubs to the curb. Indulge yourself in a sophisticated, flirty night out—grown ups only.


Chris Stezin

Chris Stezin

Chris Stezin has a new role in the art community, one where he is mentoring other writers and working with them on new plays.


Whitney Stringer of Whitney Stringer PR & Events.

The Unconventional PR Powerhouse

Whitney Stringer proves that following your passion sometimes means taking the road less traveled.


Top Golf Miniature Golf

Mini Golf for the Kids, Big Golf for Dad

Entertain the kids and the hubby by taking them to golf ranges that also have miniature golf.


Northern Virginia Magazine City Sprawl, Illustration by Matt Mignanelli

City Sprawl: Seasonal Calories

To everything there’s a season, a carb count and an insufferable weight-loss support group.

THE GAME PLAN Digital Storm

3 Outdoor Concerts and a Festival happening in NoVA this Weekend

Enjoy the weather this weekend by getting your family outside to a concert.

Shenandoah Apple Festival

Shenandoah Apple Festival

Just when apple trees in the nearby orchards are in full bloom, the tiny town of Winchester gets into full party mode.

Hobbit Home

One Day to Watch Them All

Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse offers a rare chance to view Lord of the Rings on the big screen. Along with the movies, there will be fun competitions for prizes.

Photo courtesy of Shutterstock/Sunny studio.

Celebrate the Earth in Northern Virginia

Celebrate Earth Day and Arbor Day at one of these Northern Virginia events.