It's finally December!! Bring on the hot cocoa, Elf and Michael Buble holiday songs. For the first weekend of December, Loudoun is bringing the Christmas in Middleburg parade, 9th Annual Lovettsville Christkindlmarkt and a Sparking Wine & Champagne class!

Christmas in Middleburg - December 2-4

Start your advent in Middleburg! On the first Saturday in December the community becomes a Christmas experience like no other - Christmas in Middleburg. Middleburg is the perfect setting for evoking the Christmas spirit - tree lighting, a Christmas parade, shopping, caroling, and so much more. Come share our joy with us!

9th Annual Lovettsville Christkindlmarkt- December 3 & 4

LovettsvilleThe Lovettsville German Society presents their annual Christkindlmarkt, a traditional German Christmas market. The market features make your own German Christmas Ornaments, German Christmas poem readings, face/hair paintings and much more for the younger guests. Local crafters, artits and vendors will be present as well as a traditional St. Nicholas in medieval German bishop's attire and Krampus for photos!

Sparkling Wine and Champagne Education Class - Wine TastingDecember 3 & 4

Quattro Goomba's Winery is hosting a Sparkling Wine and Champagne Education class at the tasting room this weekend! What is sparkling wine and champagne? These are the wines that bubble when poured into a glass an make me smile! Many folks think that these are only for "special" occasions, but isn't everyday special? Make a reservation and I'll see you there!

As always check out our events calendar for all that is going on in Loudoun. Here are just a few other great events this weekend:

Picturing English Pastimes: National Sporting Library & Museum - Until January 15

Breakfast With Santa: West Belmont Place at the National Conference Center - December 3

Holiday Festival: Hope Flower Farm - December 3 & 4

Local Artisan Showcase: North Gate Vineyards - December 3

Winter Wonderland - December 3

Lucketts Bluegrass Concert - December 3

2nd Annual Naughty or Nice Cabaret - December 3

Hangover Brunch: Lost Rhino Retreat - December 4