‘Bourbon & Bubbles’ Fundraiser Hosted By Wolf Trap

Get ready to enjoy a fall evening by pouring a glass around a fire for a good cause. Wolf Trap hosts its Bourbon & Bubbles fundraiser in Vienna, Virginia, at 6 p.m. Saturday. “It’s all summed up in that title,” President & CEO Arvind Manocha told WTOP about the fall fundraiser. “It is a lot of great bourbon and a lot of great bubbles, meaning a lot of sparkling wine and champagne.”  Continue reading

Satisfy Your Hunger At Barcelona Wine Bar & Restaurant

Barcelona Wine Bar and Restaurant is a Spanish small plate and wine presented in rustic yet elegant digs with an outdoor patio. It is located at 12023 Town Square St, Reston, VA. Barcelona Reston, with a menu inspired by the best offerings of the Mediterranean coastline, is the next best thing to a European vacation. A vintage steel glass storefront with sliding panels opens from Barcelona’s patio into a spacious and airy dining room. Continue reading

Have Delicious Italian Food At Alta Strada

Alta Strada is an energetic Italian restaurant that serves kinds of pasta & pizzas in stucco-front space with wood accents and open kitchen. It is located at 2911 District Ave #150, Fairfax, VA. This neighborhood Italian restaurant is overseen by chef Patrick Robinson who oversees an evolving menu of Italian favorites. Enjoy Alta Strada’s large wine list and a thoughtful selection of local beers. During the week, Alta Strada is a neighborhood favorite with its everyday happy hour & Mosaic Monday special featuring $15 pasta dishes. Continue reading

A Little About Taste Of Reston

Taste of Reston, produced by the Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce, is the largest outdoor food festival in the area. It has been voted “Northern Virginia’s Best Food Festival” by Virginia Living magazine since 2012. Join the Reston Town Center for two days of restaurants and community vendors, four stages of live entertainment, the Family Fun Zone, and the Wine ‘n Dine area. Continue reading

Celebrate Love At Valentine’s Winter Brew Fest

Local Vibes and Mile 20 present a Valentine's Winter Brew Fest. The Valentine’s Winter Brew Fest will take place from 1-8 p.m. at Mile 20 (783 Station Street) on Saturday (Feb. 15), letting guests taste-test beers from several local breweries. This Valentine's Day weekend grab your partner, friend, cousin, or no one at all and head on over to Mile 20 and The Breeze Restaurant and Sports Bar for a Winter Brew Fest. There will be music, karaoke and booths from businesses at this event. Continue reading

More Vibrant Communities Promoted By Small Business Saturday In Reston-Herndon Area

On November 30, the Saturday after Thanksgiving, local small businesses in the Reston-Herndon area celebrated Small Business Saturday. The aim was to bring holiday shopping to small businesses and encourage people to Shop Small. As reported in the Amex-commissioned 2018 Small Business Economic Impact Study, estimated data on businesses with under 100 employees cited that for every dollar spent at a small business, approximately 67 cents stays in the local community and that helps keep doors open. Continue reading

A Must Attend Summer Event In Old Town – Old Town Beer, Wine And Dog Festival

Old Town Alexandria will come alive on August 17th with the hosting of the Old Town Beer, Wine and Dog Festival. The event which will be held at the Waterfront Park will run from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. The goal of the festival "is to provide an alternative to the typical adoption procedure by combining food, drinks and dogs in a social environment". The festival will see guests trying local beer, wine and food enjoying live music and playing activities with dogs. Patrons attending the event without a dog can enjoy activities with the sheltered or fostered dogs who will be on location looking for a new home. The dogs will be able to run loose in a fenced area with tents, water bowls and ice baths for them to enjoy. Proceeds of the event will benefit the local animal welfare leagues and fostering organizations like Lucky Dog Animal Rescue. https://patch.com/virginia/greateralexandria/s/gssmv/old-town-beer-wine-dog-festival-happen-alexandriaContinue reading