Things to Do in January Around Lorton

The holiday season is over, but thereโ€™s no excuse to hibernate this January!

Stay warm by hiking, skating, or tubing; marvel at the light display at Meadowlark Gardens; or curl up with a good book about the history of Arlington County. Read on and mark your calendars for all the fun wintry events in Northern Virginia this month.

THIS WEEKEND

โ›„ Winter Wonderland Hike – Great Falls

  • Saturday, January 6, 9:30 AM
  • Riverbend Park

๐Ÿ“š Hidden History of Arlington County Book Talk – Manassas

  • Sunday, January 7, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
  • The Manassas Museum

๐ŸŽ‡ Meadowlark Gardens Winter Walk of Lights – Vienna

  • Every Night through January 7, 5:30 PM – 10:00 PM
  • Meadowlark Gardens

Photo from LoudonNow.com

NEXT WEEK

๐ŸŽจTorpedo Talks: The Art of Memory – Alexandria

  • Thursday, January 11, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Torpedo Art Factory

โ„๏ธ 5th Annual Winter Ice Festival and Mega Block Ice Carving Competition – Leesburg

  • Sunday, January 14, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • Village at Leesburg

๐Ÿง Skiing, Snowboarding, and Penguin Slides Tubing – Hot Springs

  • All Winter Long
  • The Omni Homestead Resort

Photo from Mount Vernon

LATER THIS MONTH

๐ŸŒ„Free Entrance to National Parks – Virginia

  • Monday, January 15, All Day
  • All National Parks

๐ŸŽป National Symphony Orchestra – Mount Vernon

  • Tuesday, January 30, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • George Washingtonโ€™s Mount Vernon

Photo by @ericjonesphotog on Instagram

THROUGHOUT JANUARY

๐Ÿ’— LOVEWorks – Occoquan & Manassas

  • Ongoing
  • River Mill Park in Occoquan and Harris Pavilion in Manassas

๐Ÿ’Open Skate at Prince William Ice Center – Woodbridge

  • Every Weekday in January, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
  • Prince William Ice Center

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