Things to Do in February Around Lorton

Love is in the air around Lorton this February, and we’ve got the best events to celebrate. Treat your special someone to chocolate, performances, and of course local brews all month long.

All month long:

🎨 Amazing Art Jam – Lorton

  • February 1 – 27, Various times
  • Workhouse Arts Center

🏛️ Beyond the Mansion Site Tour – Mount Vernon

  • February 1 – 10, all day
  • George Washington’s Mount Vernon

🚸 History for Small Fries – Chantilly

  • February 2 and 11, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM
  • Sully Historic Site

Photo by: City of Fairfax

First week events:

💝 Chocolate Lovers Festival – Fairfax

  • February 1, 2, and 3, Various times
  • Old Town Historic Fairfax

👨‍👧  Father-Daughter Dance – Herndon

  • February 2, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Herndon Community Center

🎀 All-American Girl: Living Dolls – Chantilly

  • February 4, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
  • Sully Historic Site

👗 Federal Dress Workshop – Alexandria

  • February 6, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Gadsby’s Tavern Museum

Photo by: Visit Virginia

Second week events:

🎲 18th-Century Game Night – Lorton

  • February 8, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Gunston Hall

🍩 Valentine’s Day Beer and Donut Pairing – Woodbridge

  • February 9, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Brew Republic Bierworks Tap Room

🎙️ Stories of Preservation and Progress Speaker Series: Black History Month – Manassas

  • February 13, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • The Manassas Museum

🍻 Hip Hop Yoga & Beer – Lorton

  • February 13, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
  • Fair Winds Brewing Company

💖 Valentine’s Day at Brickmakers Cafe – Lorton

  • February 14, 11:00 AM – 8:00 PM
  • Brickmakers Cafe

Photo by: George Washington’s Mount Vernon

Third week events:

🎭 Aladdin – Manassas

  • February 16, 2:00 PM and 6:30 PM
  • Hylton Performing Arts Center

👟 VA Runner Run Club – Lorton

  • February 16, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
  • Occoquan Regional Park

💃 Free Dance Open House – Lorton

  • February 16, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
  • Workhouse Arts Center

🎂 George Washington’s Birthday Celebration – Mount Vernon

  • February 18, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • George Washington’s Mount Vernon

Photo by: Virginia State Parks

Later in the month:

🍴 Paint and Taste Night – Manassas

  • February 22, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
  • Manassas Olive Oil Company

🌿 Native Plant Symposium for Beginners – Woodbridge

  • February 23, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
  • McCoart Administration Building

🐝 Sip & Spell: A Spelling Bee for Adults – Lorton

  • February 23, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Moose Family Center 583

Featured photo by: Eat Drink Yoga