Things to Do in December Around Lorton

December is a wonderful month to spend time with loved ones during the holiday season.

You don’t have to spend all that time at home — there are plenty of activities in Northern Virginia to keep you occupied. From tree lightings to Festivus celebrations, we’ve got all the things to do in Lorton this December:

THIS WEEKEND

🎇 The Bull Run Festival of Lights – Centreville

  • Every Night in December, 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM
  • Bull Run Regional Park

🎄 Herndon Annual Tree Lighting and Sing-Along – Herndon

  • Saturday, December 2, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
  • Herndon Town Hall Square

🎅 Annual Campagna Center Scottish Christmas Walk Weekend and Parade – Alexandria

  • Saturday, December 2, 11:00 AM
  • Old Town Alexandria

🌜 Merry Old Town Christmas Tree Lighting – Manassas

  • Saturday, December 2, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Historic Manassas

Things to do Lorton December

NEXT WEEK

Winterfest – Lorton

  • Saturday, December 9, 12:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Workhouse Arts Center

🏡 Holiday Home Tour – Manassas

  • Sunday, December 10, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Historic Manassas

👪 Funday Mondays – Fairfax

  • Monday, December 11, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
  • Old Town Hall

✍ Trivia Tuesday – Warrenton

  • Tuesday, December 12, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Wort Hog Brewing Company

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LATER THIS MONTH

🚆 Model Railroad Open House – Vienna

  • Saturday, December 16, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • Historic Vienna Train Depot

🌜 Mount Vernon by Candlelight – Mount Vernon

  • Sunday, December 17, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • George Washington’s Mount Vernon

👏 “Christmas in Vienna” with the Vienna Boys Choir – Fairfax

  • Sunday, December 17, 12:00 PM
  • George Mason University

👕 Holiday Sweater Party – Vienna

  • Monday, December 18, 4:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Caboose Brewing Company

🍺 Festivus for the Rest of Us – Woodbridge

  • Saturday, December 23, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM
  • Brew Republic BierWerks

🍾 Midnight in Paris NYE Event – Stafford

  • Sunday, December 31, 9:00 PM – 1:00 AM
  • Potomac Point Winery

🍻 Brew Year’s Eve – Woodbridge

  • Sunday, December 31, 8:00 PM – 1:00 AM
  • Brew Republic Bierwerks

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