Entertainment Calendar

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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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Northern Virginia’s Best Urban Parks

Whether your interests lie in visiting local Civil War relics, people-watching along the Potomac or checking out the area’s many outdoor educational opportunities with the kids, there’s plenty to keep you busy inside the Beltway.


Summer Guide 2015

Summer is a time for fun-filled indulgences, vacation days used for playing in the sunshine, blankets rolled out for concerts and arm muscles sore from a day of whitewater rafting or fishing. Take a look at your options for festivities and excitement in Northern Virginia, and have a summer day well spent.

Getting to the Core

Longtime broadcaster Chris Core ‘Values’ just about everything, and for good reason.

From July’s Summer Guide: Boys of Summer

Sitting in the stands and taking in a game and a hot dog aren’t the only forms of entertainment to be had at Nationals Park. Mark these dates on your calendar to get the full experience of the stadium.


George Washington’s Mount Vernon.

Dean Malissa

The actor who brings George Washington to life at Mount Vernon.


Maria-Alejandra Avellanda, creator of Mars Vida

A Cut above the Rest

Maria-Alejandra Avellanda, creator of Mars Vida, brings smaller-cut swimwear with a South American flair to Northern Virginia.


Tiffany Faucette, 1757 Golf Course

Faces: Tiffany Faucette

One of the Most Recognized Golf Instructors in NoVA.


Northern Virginia Magazine City Sprawl

The Night Life

Up all night? Maybe you’re better for it.


Image Courtesy of Doah Fest Photographaers

Doah Music Fest kicks off Friday

Luray is more than just the caverns. From Doah Fest to downtown, here’s how to plan your day trip.

Signature Theatre's Signature Voice

Watch local stars shine at Signature Theatre’s Signature Voice competition this August

This August, Signature Theatre in Shirlington will host its own singing competition.

The Fix at Signature Theatre

August’s Not-To-Miss Events

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

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5 extreme sporting events for the adrenaline junkie in you

Check out these adventurous activities happening in NoVA this summer.

American Visionary Art Museum Baltimore

5 Senior day trips worth discovering

A collection of quick day trips and sites that are perfect for the NoVA senior set.