Wondering when and where to find the best trivia in Loudoun County?
We’ll repeat the question: “Wondering when and where to find the best trivia in Loudoun County?”
Now that cold weather is creeping back across the county, indoor activities are sounding better and better! It’s time for cozy nights surrounded by your trivia tribe because trivia season is officially upon us in Loudoun. Put together an elite team of clever friends and catch up as you throw down your best guesses at trivia night. You’ll laugh about your wacky team name, 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 is at the bottom... no cheating! 😉)
Dragon Hops Brewing
“Brains and beer. What more is there to life?” asks Dragon Hops Brewing — and we’re coming up empty! Head to downtown Purcellville and wrack your brain for some Pour House Trivia answers. Whether you fly solo or roll deep with a team, you could win anything from house prizes to raffles, while enjoying snacks, beer, wine or mixed drinks. Hop to it, trivia lovers!
1: Name all six prizes you can win from Visit Loudoun for conquering the LoCo Ale Trail brewery clusters with your “Beer Passport.”
Photo via Blend Coffee Bar
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!
2: Which of Loudoun’s towns & villages was recently named an Appalachian Trail Community?
What better place to cheer on your team (and cheers to your team!) than in Vanish Farmwoods Brewery’s massive taproom?! Get your trivia juices flowing while sipping on Vanish’s high-quality “plant to pint and seed to sip” craft brews. In the end, everyone’s really a winner because what you lack in points you can always make up for in pints — or maybe a “Mega Flight” of 12 tasters! 😉
3: Which antiques & home goods store was built in 1879 by the original Luckett family?
Put your mind to the test with trivia night at Chefscape! Gather your game night gang and get your brain training on as you compete for 1st, 2nd or 3rd prize. With Happy Hour beforehand and DJ Bryce hosting trivia, we’re going to guess that you’ll have a good time — and that’s our final answer!
4: Which Bluemont winery, brewery and cidery are owned by the same family?
Wrack your brain and get crafty with your answers at The Craft of Brewing’s themed trivia nights! That buildup of obscure topical knowledge (think: everything from Harry Potter to 80’s Music) will finally come in handy, trust us. When it’s as simple as drink to play — and there are TCOB gift cards to win — you’ve got nothing to lose!
5: Which Loudoun holiday tradition involves horses and hounds in the heart of Hunt Country?
Photo via Delirium Cafe USA
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 trivia at Delirium Cafe! Who will walk away with the $100 cash grand prize and the $50 gift certificate runner-up prize?!
6: Which Loudoun County bakery makes buns so famous that its unofficial slogan is “Ciabatta bing!”?
Question: Should you join in on trivia night with the House 6 crew? We know the correct response is on the tip of your tongue, so here’s a hint: definitely. At this firefighter-owned craft brewery, you’re in for a wild night of trivia with beer, food, prizes and tons of fun. We can already see your name up on the leaderboard!
7: What is the latest addition to Loudoun’s collection of Northern Virginia Parks? Hint: a Civil War battle occurred there!
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. Plus, the fact that Lost Rhino brews are involved takes this trivia to a whole new level!
8: What is the oldest Loudoun winery still in operation, with vines dating back to 1981?
Everyone knows that when the group gets together, the best hangouts always end up in the kitchen. So, trivia scholars, skip right to your favorite part of the night and congregate in The Loudoun Kitchen & Bar! And if a few rounds of trivia really get you in the playful spirit, keep your gaming going with TLKB’s six pocket billiards tables, dart boards and boardgames.
9: Which Loudoun County attraction was a filming location for the movie, “Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen”?
Photo via @adorned_in_thorns
Belly Love knows that Local Craft Brews + Trivia = Good Times. Come test your skills and drop trivia knowledge while sippin' on delicious beer made with the finest ingredients. You keep scoring, and they’ll keep pouring!
10: Which two famous Loudoun County town fairs celebrated their 50th and 75th anniversaries this autumn, respectively?
Photo via Black Hoof Brewing Company
Seeking a close-knit setting for your next trivia night? Enjoy an evening at downtown Leesburg’s Black Hoof Brewing Company where the bar has no stools to encourage a friendly atmosphere between customers. What’s better than grabbing a beer and standing next to a total stranger who turns out to be the perfect trivia pal?!
11: Which Loudoun town was settled by Quakers in the 1800s and was once called Harmony?
If you’re feeling the luck of the Irish (and/or feeling motivated by cash prizes), get your mates together and go to O’Faolain’s for 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!
12. Loudoun is home to what international airport?
1: T-Shirt (1st cluster), Beer Bottle Opener (Dulles Corridor Cluster), Koozie (Downtown Leesburg Cluster), Coaster (Purcellville Cluster), Bandana (Farm Brewery Cluster), YETI Colster (LoCo Ale Trail Conqueror)
2: Round Hill
5: Christmas in Middleburg