Top Five Things To Do This Weekend
49th Annual Scottish Christmas Walk Weekend & Parade
Spend the day celebrating Scottish culture in Old Town Alexandria. Enjoy the parade of bagpipe and drum bands, Santa Claus, Scottish clans wearing their tartans, many classic cars and more. Parade begins at 11:00.
Old Town Alexandria / Saturday, Dec 7th/ Free Admission https://www.campagnacenter.org/scottishwalkweekend/parade
Fairfax City Holiday Market
Get your holiday shopping done this weekend at the Fairfax City Holiday Market in Old Town Square. The festival will include varied artisans, live holiday music, hot drinks, and yummy treats. Come on down and cross those gifts off your list.
Old Town Square/ Friday-Sunday, Dec 6th-8th /Free Admission
Christmas in Middleburg
Spend the weekend in Middleburg celebrating Christmas. Enjoy the tree lighting ceremony and carols Friday evening. On Saturday, you can have breakfast with Santa, get a hot chocolate warm-up, watch the Christmas Parade and Hunt and Hounds review and visit Santa’s workshop on Saturday. Great family-friendly event.
Middleburg, VA / Friday and Saturday, December 6th-7th / Free Admission
DC Holiday Boat Tour
Get in the holiday spirit at DC Holiday Boat Parade at The Wharf. There is so much to do. Attendees can go ice skating, decorate ornaments, make cookies, make s’mores at the fire pit, and enjoy watching the parade of beautifully decorate boats pass by The Wharf. Kids also can visit with Santa.
The Wharf, Washington, D.C./December 7, 2019 6:00-9:00 PM/ Free Admission
Carriage Rides at Reston Town Center
Bring the family and enjoy a horse drawn carriage ride through the streets of Reston Town Center all thile helping local charities. Cost is $5 per rider and children under 5 ride free. Pick up outside Clyde’s on Market Street.
Reston Town Center/December 7th 4:30-9:30 PM/ $5