Loudoun Weekend: From the Farm to the Sky

Image courtesy of Great Country Farms

Saturday, September 24, 2022


The famous Leesburg Airshow is returning. Hosted at the Leesburg Executive Airport on 1001 Sycolin Road SE Leesburg. There will be a variety of activities for the duration of the event. Aircraft shows, showcasing a variety of different aerial vehicles such as the SNJ/T6 Texan and Grumman TBF Avenger. An attraction showcase hosted by members of the National Air and Space Museum Explainers Program. Aerial performances from 1 pm to 3 pm. Food and beverages will be provided at the event, along with children activities. The event will begin at 11 am, and end at 4pm. For more information, click here.


The Leesburg Animal Park hosts a plethora of events every weekend. From magic shows to concerts, their goal is to make learning about animals fun and engaging. They’re located on 19246 James Monroe Highway Leesburg, and will be hosting two events this weekend. Saturday will be starring Mr. Jon and his friends and family. They’ll be performing a musical show at 12pm and 2pm. For admission to Leesburg Animal Park, click here.

Sunday, September 25th, 2022


From 3 pm to 4:30 pm, join Satira Davis as she leads this mediation event. As a certified mediation and Ayurveda instructor, Davis will teach breathing exercises and simple mediation practices throughout this 90 minute event. Located on 36441 Blueridge View Lane Purcellville, this event is completely free. Be sure to arrive early to secure a spot in the limited capacity theater. For more information, click here.


The Ryan Bartel Foundation is hosting the We’re All Humans 5K Color Run 2022 this Sunday, located at Woodgrove High School on 36811 Allder School Road Purcellville. This event is centered around the Ryan Bartel Foundation’s goal of Youth Suicide Prevention. Registration for this event ends Friday at 9pm, register soon to be able to run with your school team! Experience the power of connection and community while competing to win the Running Man Trophy. To register, click here.

Monday, September 26th 2022


With Loudoun County schools being closed Monday for students, now is a perfect time to enjoy some bowling. Located on 49 Catoctin Circle, SE Leesburg, The Branch Bowling is inviting all students to enjoy some time with their friends and family. From 11 am to 10 pm, come eat, play, and roll to score a TURKEY in this fun 9 hour event for LCPS students. For more information, click here.


Great Country Farms is hosting an Apple Harvesting and Corn Maze event for all to see. Centered around everything apple, they invite you to join them for apple picking, cider pressing demonstrations, and pig races. Let’s not forget the corn maze, Great Country Farms allows any family with admission to explore the farm after dark. We are a part of bonfire ghost stories while enjoying their award-winning apple cider donuts. Great Country Farms is located at 18780 Foggy Bottom Rd Bluemont. For admission information, click here.

Article by James Bowles

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