1. Fridays in Leesburg
Historic downtown/King Street
The first Friday of every month is a celebration. Art galleries and shops stay open later and feature wine and food tastings, and live music. On other Fridays, enjoy the historic setting and many options for dining and nightlife.
2. One Loudoun
The One Loudoun complex
Dubbed Loudoun County’s new Downtown, this complex of restaurants, bars, shops, and entertainment can fill an hour – or an evening. Go for free outdoor summer concerts, dinner under the stars, or the farmer’s market on Saturdays.
3. Solace Brewery
2615 Trade West Dr. Suite 100, Dulles, VA
Find your Solace at this local production brewery. The large tasting room is open all week. Look for Solace in the Black Olive Bar too!
20356 Commonwealth Center Dr, Ashburn, VA
Topgolf Dulles features 102 bays over 3 floors with a golf game concept that anyone can play and enjoy – from pros to zeros. It’s competitive, fun, and always better with a big group. Lively bars, a rooftop terrace, and food and drink options available.
5. Catoctin Creek Distillery
120 W Main St, Purcellville, VA
Learn how this award-winning whiskey is made during a tour, then sample a flight of spirits, whiskey, brandy, or cocktails. Reservations recommended.
6. The Appalachian Trail
18393 Blue Ridge Mountain Rd, Bluemont, VA
You don’t need expedition gear to enjoy a little piece of the famed trail. Catch a sunset across the Shenandoah Valley at Bear’s Den, just half-a-mile from a nearby parking lot or stroll the trail for an afternoon.
7. MacDowell Brew Kitchen
202 B. Harrison St. SE, Leesburg
This brewpub’s beachy backyard, complete with a sandy underfoot, is the perfect way to kick back after a long day. Ask about daily drink specials.