Break out your best dad jokes and get ready to have a beer-y happy Father’s Day this weekend with our full lineup of activities for the dad’s in your life! Whether you are looking to get groovy on our Summer of Love tour or embrace the outdoors this weekend, there is sure to be a way you can #LoveLoudoun!

Woman jumping in front of balloons mural at One Loudoun

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LoCo Summer Of Love

Fitness on the Plaza
It’s time to get movin’ & groovin’! Show your body some love and join us for a funky-fit 60s & 70s themed workout on the One Loudoun Plaza, led by The Fitness Equation. Costumes are encouraged!

StageCoach Theatre Tailgate Party
Take us back to simpler times…Grab your neighborhood gang and join in on a tailgate-themed block party at StageCoach Theatre to kick off the summer productions of the award-winning musicals "Newsies”, "Disco is Dead", "Happy Birthday, You're Dead" and more fun events. Enjoy Corn Hole sponsored by Fidelity Bank Mortgage Aimee Waltz, Sidewalk Chalk Art, Glitter Tattoos, food trucks and Balloon Animals sponsored by Powers Martial Arts!

 

Quattro Goomba's beer flight with pizza slice

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For the Dads

Quattro Goomba’s Thirstday
Join Roche On Air and DC101 for a Thirstday live broadcast June 13th from 3 - 7 PM at Quattro Goomba's Brewery in Aldie, VA! With a craft beer  changing weekly and delicious handmade Sicilian style pizza, your taste buds will thank you for visiting this brewery and winery. Grab a flight of your favorite style brews, hang with Roche and support the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. We’ll meet you on the LoCo Ale Trail!

Old Ox and Friends + Father's Day Brunch
Old Ox turns five this June and they’re throwing a party! Come celebrate their 5th anniversary on Saturday, June 15 from noon to 9:00 p.m. New beer releases, old beer revivals, two awesome bands and delicious food all day long (did someone say free cake?!). Plus, the chance to be one of the first to see (and drink in) the new Middleburg location! Then, grab your Dad, family and friends and come back on Sunday for a unique Father’s Day experience. The brewery opens at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, June 16 to celebrate Dad! Ford’s on the Road is serving up an awesome Father’s Day Brunch featuring Crab Cake Benedict, Smoked Salmon Bruschetta, New England Lobstah Roll, French Toast and more. Kid-friendly menu also available. Old Ox will be serving the regular tap list plus Beermosas! Brunch goes until 3:00 p.m. or until the brunch food runs out (Ford’s will be on site until closing). Happy 5th, Old Ox ⁠— here’s to the next five!

Round Hill Appalachian Trail Festival
At the June 15  Round Hill Appalachian Trail Festival, you can both celebrate the natural beauty of the Appalachian Trail and learn about protecting it. Partner organizations (Appalachian Trail Conservancy, Potomac Appalachian Trail Club, Loudoun Wildlife Conservancy, Friends of the Blue Ridge, Virginia Master Naturalists, Blue Ridge Wildlife Center) will have displays and talks about hiking, trail conservancy and more. Enjoy live music, too—plus hiking/camping equipment demos, kids activities, food and (of course) beer at B Chord Brewing.

 

Dog in sunglasses and a tie dye shirt standing on surf board

Family Friendly Fun

Father's Day Fish-A-Rama
Treat Dad to a fun-filled day of catch-and-release fishing at Great Country Farms! Compete in the Fish-a-Rama contest, fishing for catfish, bass and bluegill in stocked ponds. Prizes are on the line for the largest fish hooked and the most fish caught during the power hour! Bring your own pole and gear to fish (no drag hooks), and worms will be for sale in the Farm Market. Fishing license not required. Phil Stevens of Project Healing Waters will be on site assisting fishers in honing their skills, running the contests and measuring fish. Plus, watch and learn from the pro's with fly tying demonstrations and lessons from 10am-12pm!

Hillsboro Dogapalooza & Benefit for Salvati Animalele Dog Rescue
Celebrate a day with your dogs at Hillsboro's Old Stone School! Enjoy dog contests, food vendors, beer, wine, silent auction and dog vendors to celebrate Thomas Of Romania's birthday as a fundraiser for the dog rescue he came from in Baia Mare, Romania! Watch a special performance by Whimsy who is the Longfence dog for the commercials and also most recently starred in Annie in Reston, VA with rave reviews. He will be doing pirate and balloon skits. There will be a birthday cake ceremony and talks by the Vet who cared for Thomas and the lady who rescued him. Thomas was deemed unadoptable after an incredible rescue story that defied all odds of him surviving much less becoming a wonderful companion . He is now an ambassador for positive dog friendly dog training!

Olympians on Ice - ION Grand Opening
Celebrate the grand opening of the ION International Training Center with a champion-studded show, benefiting the Michael Weiss Foundation! Witness national and world champions in Leesburg, VA:
-Two-time World Champion and Olympic Team medalist Nathan Chen
- National Champion and Olympic Team medalist Mirai Nagasu
- Hosted by three-time National Champion and two-time World Medalist, US Figure Skating Hall of Famer, the amazing Michael Weiss!

*Click here to enter for your chance to win a FREE 4-pack of tickets to this exclusive celebration!*

 

 

 

 

Live Music in LoCo:

Willie White Live Music Father's Day - June 16 at Winery 32
Music in the Gap - June 14 at The Old Stone School
20th Anniversary Tarara Summer Concert Series - June 15 at Tarara Winery
Live Music feat. Short Hill Mountain Boys - June 14 at Dirt Farm Brewing
Sunset Live Music - June 14 at Winery 32
Music Under the Stars: Joey and the Waitress - June 15 at 868 Estate Vineyards
Acoustic on the Green Summer Concert Series - June 15 on the Historic Leesburg Town Hall Green
Franklin Park Big Band Concert with Jim McFalls - June 16 at Franklin Park Performing & Visual Arts Center

Other Ways to #LoveLoudoun this Weekend:

Carriage Show, Arena Driving Trial & Pleasure Drive - June 15 & 16 at Morven Park
Doukenie Greek Festival - June 15 at Doukenie Winery
Fleet Family Five Thrill Show - June 14 at 868 Estate Vineyards
Bee The Difference: Summer in the Reeks Festival - June 15 at Banshee Reeks Nature Preserve
Father’s Day Weekend Ribs & Rosé - June 15 & 16 at Bluemont Vineyard
Father's Day Weekend & Farm Use Pale Ale Beer Release - June 15 & 16 at Dirt Farm Brewing
Lagers & Laughs - June 14 at Old Ox Brewery
Saturday Brunch - June 15 at Terra Nebulo Vineyards
Father’s Day Celebration - June 16 at Boxwood Estate Winery
Gourmet Olive Oil & Pesto Tasting - June 16 at Breaux Vineyards
Honey Extraction Demo - June 15 at Great Country Farms
One Loudoun Carnival 2019 - June 14, 15, 16 at One Loudoun
Loudoun United Watch Party - June 15 at The National Conference Center