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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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5 not-to-miss-events in September

Five shows, concerts and events you can’t afford to miss this month.


September’s Hot Media Releases

What’s new in culture for September.

67 Adventures Every Northern Virginian Must Take

From distillery tours and speedway racing to ghost towns and the underground art scene, here are 67 of the must-do activities if you call yourself a Northern Virginian.

Entrepreneur Shelia Newman perfects the balancing act

Work-life balance is a priority at her consulting firm, New Editions.


Photo Courtesy of Gayle Tiller

Victoria Matthews

An accomplished athlete and singer speaking out against bullying.


Lauren Anderson and Rachel Bridgwood of Sweet Root Village

It Takes a Village

Lauren Anderson and Rachel Bridgwood of Sweet Root Village give us a look inside their workspace and talk about the importance of community.


Tiffany Faucette, 1757 Golf Course

Faces: Tiffany Faucette

One of the Most Recognized Golf Instructors in NoVA.



The Present Tense

I love giving gifts, after weeks spent in irresolute agony over them.


From left: Riley Moore, Chris Kessenich, Benjamin Butler (not pictured: Will Stevens). Photo courtesy of Krista Mettler

A walk to remember

A group of four Americana musicians will walk a total of 1600 miles on tour from Portland, Maine, to Nashville, Tennessee.

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Luke Wade brings his soulful sound to Jammin Java

‘The Voice’ contestant hits the Vienna stage Wednesday to perform tracks off his latest albums.

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Children become global citizens in interactive art class

The Learning Gallery will host its second cultural class this weekend.


Catch the next indie classic at these 5 Northern Virginia movie theaters

Excited to see that new romance-drama or foreign film but can’t find where they’re playing? We’re here to help you out.

Photo Courtesy Scott K. Brown/Virginia Tourism Corporation

Cycling: A Picturesque Pastime

NoVA has some of the most beautiful scenery in the world for cycling, and every road along the way is dotted with the perfect stops to explore.