Things to Do in March Around Lorton

Spring has sprung!

March in Northern Virginia is filled with St. Patrick’s Day fun, live music performances, and new art exhibits to explore. Try a new local restaurant during the Fairfax City Restaurant Week or pack your lunch to-go for a picnic at Mason Neck State Park. Plan your March adventures with this events guide of things to do around Lorton:

All month long

🎷Performances at the Barns – Vienna

  • Throughout the month of March
  • The Barns at Wolf Trap

📍 55th Annual Woodlawn Needlework Show – Alexandria

  • Everyday but Tuesdays in March, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Woodlawn & Pope-Leighey House

 

First weekend, March 2nd-March 4th

Things to do around Lorton March 2018 - Rockledge Mansion Grand Opening

Rockledge Mansion in Occoquan. Photo Credit to JuanJ

St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Celebration – Alexandria

  • Saturday, March 3, 9:30 AM – 2:00 PM
  • King Street, Old Town Alexandria

🏛 Carlyle House Open House – Alexandria

  • Saturday, March 3, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • Carlyle House Historic Park

🎉 Rockledge Mansion Grand Opening and Open House – Occoquan

  • Saturday, March 3, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Rockledge Mansion

 

Second week, March 4th-March 10th

Things to do around Lorton Virginia March 2018 - Fairfax City Restaurant Week

Fairfax City Restaurant Week. Photo Credit to www.fairfaxcityrestaurantweek.com

🍲 🍴 Fairfax City Restaurant Week – Fairfax

  • Sunday, March 4 – Saturday, March 10
  • Downtown Fairfax

🎨 Second Saturday Art Walk – Lorton

  • Saturday, March 10, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Workhouse Arts Center

🍺🧘 Beer & Yoga – Woodbridge

  • Saturday, March 10, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
  • Brew Republic Bierwerks

 

Third week, March 11th-March 17th

Things to do around Lorton Virginia March 2018 - Mount Vernon Tea with Lady Washington

Mount Vernon, Virginia. Photo Credit to Mike Renlund

🍺🎨 Pints & Paint – Stafford

  • Tuesday, March 13, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Adventure Brewing Company

☘👟 Shamrock Run – Fairfax Station

  • Saturday, March 17, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
  • Burke Lake Park

 

Later in the month, March 18th-March 31st

🎻 National Symphony Orchestra – Mount Vernon

  • Tuesday, March 20, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • George Washington’s Mount Vernon

☕🎀 Tea with Lady Washington – Mount Vernon

  • Saturday, March 24, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
  • George Washington’s Mount Vernon

📚 Fall For The Book Pop-up Event – Fairfax

  • Thursday, March 29, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
  • Pop-Up Art Space in Fairfax

Featured Image: Alexandria’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Photo Credit to Elyse Phelps

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