Things To Do in September Around Lorton

School is back in session and it’s time to hit the books in Northern Virginia! Luckily, the school year doesn’t have to slow you down from attending events around Fairfax County. Take the whole family camping at Burke Lake Park or enjoy some local beers in Lorton at the Workhouse Brewfest.

All month long:

🧘 Free Yoga at Liberty – Lorton

  • Every Tuesday and Thursday, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
  • Liberty Lorton

🍓 Lorton Farmers Market – Lorton

  • Every Sunday, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
  • Lorton VRE Station

First week:

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☀️ Labor Day Festival – Herndon

  • Monday, September 2, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Herndon Town Green

🚲 Adventure Racing Clinic – Lorton

  • Saturday, September 7, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
  • Pohick Bay Regional Park

🐶 Dog Day 2019 – Lorton

  • Saturday, September 7, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
  • Pirate’s Cove Waterpark and all NOVA waterparks

🎂 Brew Republic’s 3rd Anniversary Party – Woodbridge

  • Saturday, September 7, 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM
  • Brew Republic Bierwerks

Second week:

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🏛️ Colonial Market and Fair – Mount Vernon

  • Saturday, September 14 – Sunday, September 15, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • George Washington’s Mount Vernon

🚜 Fall Festival – Centreville

  • Saturday, September 14 – Sunday, September 15, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Cox Farms

🍻 Workhouse Brewfest – Lorton

  • Saturday, September 14, 1:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Workhouse Arts Center

🍃 Walk in the Woods: Occoquan Regional Park – Lorton

  • Sunday, September 15, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
  • Occoquan Regional Park

Third week:

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🐷 Little Hands on the Farm – Herndon

  • Tuesday, September 16, 9:45 AM – 10:30 AM
  • Frying Pan Farm Park

⛏️ Archaeology Day – Lorton

  • Saturday, September 21, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Gunston Hall

🚗 Edgar Rohr Antique Auto Show – Manassas

  • Saturday, September 21, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
  • Manassas Museum

🍺 Fairfax County Brewfest 2019 – Chantilly

  • Saturday, September 21, 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM
  • Mustang Sally Brewing Company

Later in the month:

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🐦 Birding on the Boat – Fairfax Station

  • Tuesday, September 24, 7:00 AM – 8:30 AM
  • Burke Lake Park

🎨 Occoquan Arts and Crafts Show – Occoquan

  • Saturday, September 28, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM and Sunday, September 29, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Historic Occoquan

🏕️ Fall Family Campout – Fairfax Station

  • Saturday, September 28, 2:00 PM – Sunday, September 29, 11:00 AM
  • Burke Lake Park

🦋 NatureFest – Herndon

  • Sunday, September 29, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
  • Runnymede Park

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Featured image by EX2 Adventures.