Wondering when and where to find the best trivia in LoCo?
We’ll repeat the question: “Wondering when and where to find the best trivia in LoCo?”
Now that school’s back in session, it’s time to put your mind to the test. We hope you didn’t forget too much over the summer break, because trivia season is on in Loudoun County. Put together an elite team of your cleverest friends, and catch up as you throw down your best guesses at trivia night. You’ll laugh about your wacky team name, you’ll bond over wild guesses… heck, you might even win some cash! Sound good? If you’re in pursuit of Loudoun’s best trivia spots, keep on reading to find the answer.
(Oh, and we threw in some LoCo trivia to get you in the right mindset. The answer key's at the bottom... no cheating! 😉)
Trivia Night at Blend Coffee Bar (Ashburn): 2nd and 4th Thursdays, starting at 7:30 PM
At Blend, the staff is always looking for ways to bring people together. During trivia nights, you can expect original questions for three fun rounds, small prizes each night and larger prizes at the end of the year. Both trivia newbies and reigning MVPs are guaranteed a good time!
1: Which Loudoun County establishment operates as both a cidery and a distillery?
Trivia Tuesdays at Solace Brewing Company (Sterling): 1st Tuesday of the month, from 7 - 9 PM
What better place to cheer on your team (and cheers to your team!) than at the largest brewery in Loudoun! Play for free — whether you fly solo or roll deep with a team of six — for your chance to win first or second place prizes!
2: Loudoun County the proud home of more than how many wedding venues?
Themed Trivia at The Ashburn Pub (Ashburn): Typically on Tuesdays, starting at 7:30 PM
Whether hosted by Redskins or Oktoberfest-themed, trivia nights at The Pub are always exciting. Gather your game night gang and compete for the $100 cash prize. We’re going to guess that you’ll have a good time — and that’s our final answer!
3: Which of Loudoun’s ten towns & villages was originally incorporated as a German Settlement in 1836?
Trivia Night at The Craft of Brewing (Ashburn): Tuesdays, from 7:30 - 9:30 PM
Wrack your brain and get crafty with your answers at The Craft of Brewing’s District Trivia night! That buildup of obscure Jeopardy facts will finally come in handy — you could win $5,000 in cash!
4: How many miles is the W&OD Railroad recreational trail, which runs from Shirlington to Purcellville?
Tuesday Night Trivia at World of Beer (Ashburn): Tuesdays, from 8 - 10:30 PM
Worldly scholars, congregate at World of Beer for more District Trivia! While prizes are awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place, everyone’s a winner at WOB’s trivia night because what you lack in points you can always make up for in pints! 😉
5: Which Loudoun County attraction was a filming location for the movie, “Foxcatcher” (2014)?
Pour House Trivia at Delirium Cafe (Leesburg): Wednesdays, from 7 - 9 PM
We know that it’s common to start feeling a little delirious midweek 😅 So, if your mind’s a bit fuzzy, slap on that thinking cap and get back in focus for Delirium Cafe’s Pour House Trivia!
6: Where is the only place in Loudoun that you dine in a greenhouse overlooking the Potomac River?
Pour House Trivia at Dragon Hops Brewing (Purcellville): Wednesdays, from 7 - 9 PM
“Brains and beer. What more is there to life?” asks Dragon Hops Brewing — and we’re coming up empty! Visit Dragon Hops for Pour House Trivia Night, which is always free, fun, fast-paced and full of prizes (including House Prizes for the two top winning teams). Bonus: you and your team (up to seven players) can qualify for the big leagues — the World Series of Trivia!
7: Name all six winery clusters in DC’s Wine Country.
Trivia with Jessie at Jack’s Run Brewing (Purcellville): Wednesdays, from 7 - 9 PM
Question: Should you join in on trivia night with Jessie of the Jack’s Run team? We know the correct response is on the tip of your tongue, so here’s a hint: definitely. You’ll for sure have a majorly fun trivia night at this microbrewery, no doubt about it!
8: In what year did Charles Houston become the first African American attorney to argue a major case in a southern courtroom (the Loudoun County Courthouse)?
Weekly Pub Quiz at O’Faolain’s Restaurant & Pub (Sterling): Wednesdays, starting at 8 PM
If you’re feeling the luck of the Irish, get your mates together and come on out to O’Faolain’s for Quizo Pub Trivia. Get in the competitive spirit as you watch a variety of US and international sports on the big screens in the background. Slainte!
9: What is Loudoun County’s only real “haunted house” that draws thousands of visitors each fall?
Tasting Room Trivia at Lost Rhino Brewing Company (Ashburn): Thursdays, from 6 - 9 PM
Tasting Room Trivia is no trivial matter at Lost Rhino! Get your head in the game every week as you and your team (up to five players) play five rounds to determine a winner.
10: What is the LoCo Ale Trail’s oldest brewery still in operation? (Psst… it’s one that hosts trivia nights!)
Trivia Night at Belly Love Brewing Company (Purcellville): Thursdays, from 7 - 9 PM
Belly Love knows that Local Craft Brews + Trivia = Good Times. Come test your skills and drop trivia knowledge while sippin' on delicious brews made with the finest ingredients. You keep scoring, and they’ll keep pouring!
11: How many restaurants participated in the first annual Loudoun Restaurant Week?
Trivia Game Night at Loudoun Brewing Company (Leesburg): Thursdays, from 7 - 9 PM
Seeking a close-knit setting for your next trivia night? Look no further than LBC — a family-owned nanobrewery that knows the details are what matter. We can already see your name up on the leaderboard!
12: At 1,350 feet high, which rock formation is believed to have been a directional landmark for the indigenous people who hunted and fished in Loudoun County 12,000 years ago?
2: 50… and counting!
4: 45 miles
5: Morven Park
9: Paxton Manor — Don’t miss out on their Shocktober events!
11: 38! If you had a chance to experience #LoudounRW, we’d love to hear your feedback!
12: Bear’s Den Rocks