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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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An Advocate for Animals

Adele Douglass gave up her life savings to bring humane treatment practices to farm animals through her humane certification organization.


Comedy Man

Greg Garcia dips into his Northern Virginia upbringing for Season Two of ‘The Millers.’

The cloudy, hazy weed renaissance

As other states and the district move on legalizing marijuana, a look at what it’s going to take to get Virginia up to speed.

Facing Fate

For Secret Service agent Clint Hill, expressions of anguish and adoration have helped heal the wounds of Dallas 1963.


Lea Gabrielle/FOX News Channel.

Lea Gabrielle

Former U.S. Navy pilot and officer celebrates one year with FOX News.


Amalgamated Clothing

The Woman Behind the Seams

Shelley White, co-owner of Amalgamated Clothing and costume consultant, shares vintage holiday picks and life after ‘Boardwalk Empire.’


Golf ball in roses

The Perfect Golf Date for Your Golf-Free Relationship

Planning a golf date when your partner isn’t into golf can be a challenge. Here’s what to look for, and where to go.


Northern Virginia Magazine City Sprawl

Mane Drag

I’ve let my hair down. I am so sorry, hair.


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‘The Gingerbread Chase’ Features Local Talent and Fun

Run, run as fast as you can—StageCoach Theatre Company presents “The Gingerbread Chase” at Oatlands Plantation this weekend.

Photo courtesy of Second City

Second City’s “Holiday Revue” Brings Holiday Jeers to NoVA

Second City’s annual holiday special finishes up its tour at the Arlington Cinema Drathouse from Dec. 12 – Dec. 27.

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Wassail the Trees for Good Health at Claude Moore Colonial Farm

The winter season is the time for wishing good cheer on family members, friends—and trees.

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Tysons Corner Opens Christmas Market and Winterfest 2014

Experience a new type of holiday shopping at Tysons Corner with their annual Christmas Market and Winterfest

Alexandria’s Holiday Market

The Top Reasons to Visit Alexandria’s Holiday Market

The free outdoor European-style market opens Dec. 5 and offers a full, family-friendly holiday experience.