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How to be a ghost hunter for a day

This Saturday (September 25) is National Ghost Hunting Day! Ghost hunting teams all over the United States will gather to seek out paranormal phenomena. Not a ghost hunter? Maybe you’d like to take a ghost tour tomorrow night, like the … Continue reading

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October Days to Celebrate

October – maybe one of my favorite months of the year! Almost everyone thinks about Halloween and Pumpkin Spice Lattes when they think about October. But did you know that October also is the month we celebrate National PoetryDay and … Continue reading

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Arrr! Talk Like A Pirate Today!

Ahoy, matey. It’s Talk Like A Pirate Day! You ask: why on earth should I talk like a pirate? Why: The Pandemic. Do absolutely anything you can do to relieve the incessant stress and angst of 2020, even to the … Continue reading

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Significant September Days

Happy September! Of course, September is about back to school and the change of seasons. We also have the first Presidential Debate to look forward to this month. Check out the calendar for fun things to do in September, including … Continue reading

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Celebrate Her-o-ween! Fun events (for everyone) in Northern Virginia on Saturday, October 26

You’ve heard of Galentine’s Day, right? Well, a lot of Halloween fun is happening this Saturday, October 26 all over Northern Virginia. I think we should call this day “Her-o-ween.” Her-o-ween is the chance to go out with your squad … Continue reading

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Fun stuff to do this weekend in NoVa Oct. 25 – 27

Friday, October 25 Cox Farms Fall Festival. 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. $11. DIY Candy Jar Workshop (adults). 11:30 a.m. Reston Regional Library. Reston. (free, but advance registration is required and opens October 11). Herndon Spooktacular (kids ages 3 – … Continue reading

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Plans tonight? Three spooky options

Make plans to attend one of these tonight! The 73rd Annual Vienna Halloween Parade is tonight at 7 p.m. Maple Avenue/Route 123 and surrounding streets will be closed no later than 6 pm, so plan to arrive in the Town … Continue reading

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Fun stuff to do this weekend in NoVa Oct. 18 – 20

Friday, October 18 Cox Farms Fall Festival. 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. $11. Ghost and Graveyard Tour. 7:30 p.m. Old Town Alexandria, $15. Fields of Fear.  7:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. Cox Farms, Centreville. $20 – $35. Jack’s Pumpkin Glow … Continue reading

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Fun stuff to do in NoVa this weekend Oct. 11 – 13

Friday, October 11 Cox Farms Fall Festival. 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. $11. Ghost and Graveyard Tour. 7:30 p.m. Old Town Alexandria, $15. Fields of Fear.  7:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. Cox Farms, Centreville. $20 – $35. Jack’s Pumpkin Glow … Continue reading

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Fun stuff to do this weekend in NoVa Oct. 4 – 6

Friday, October 4 Cox Farms Fall Festival. 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. $11. Ghost and Graveyard Tour. 7:30 p.m. Old Town Alexandria, $15. Fields of Fear. 7:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. Cox Farms, Centreville. $20 – $35. Jack’s Pumpkin Glow … Continue reading

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