Is there a better way to bring in the final weekend of April than heading to Loudoun for Great Country Farms' Dog Days Festival, the 9th Annual Bed and Breakfast Open House or Middleburg's Point to Point races? I may be a little bit biased, but I don't think there is. We hope you enjoy the weekend in Loudoun. Share your experiences with us by using #LoveLoudoun

Dog Days Bloom Festival

Great-Country-Farms-hayride-300x300I know you think it's impossible, but this years Dog Days Bloom Festival at Great Country Farms promises even more excitement than last year. Bring your furry canine friend (or family member) to this doggy fest. Throughout the day, Joyful Dog Trainers will be helping dogs and their humans learn new tricks, sharpen their skills and have a blast together tackling new challenges. New this year is the Frisbee Competition and Canine Nose Work. Find out more information on the website. See you there!


9th Annual Bed & Breakfast Open HouseHillsborough Bed and Breakfast

The annual Bed & Breakfast Open House is back for the ninth year this Sunday April 30th. This self-guided tour is home to twelve of Loudoun's most charming bed and breakfasts. Plot your route and stop by these beautiful homes for tours, appetizers, wine tastings, live music and more. Visit stops like Fieldstone Farm, Weatherlea Farm, AltaTerra Farm B&B, Hillsborough Bed and Breakfast and more. Find a full list on the website.

Middleburg Hunt Point to Point

Point to PointGlenwood Park is known for offering spectators a spectacular view of the racing action and this year's Middleburg Hunt Point to Point is no different. The Middleburg Hunt is the perfect place to enjoy the exciting sport of steeplechase racing including races over timber courses, the hurdle course and racing on the flat. Get your derby hat our of your closet and get your tickets now to the races!

As always, check our events calendar for all that is going on in Loudoun. Here are some other great events happening this weekend:

Trivia: Jack's Run Brewing Company - April 28

Andre Pater Exhibit: National Sporting Library & Museum - Until August 13

Bistro Nights: Doukenie Winery - April 28

Live Music: North Gate Vineyard - April 29

Live Music: Jack's Run Brewing Company - April 29

Virginia Touch A Truck - April 29

Hangover Brunch: Lost Rhino Retreat - April 30