Welcome to 5 Things Friday for January 5, 2024! Your go-to source for all things Loudoun County and the vibrant Northern Virginia community.

Can you believe it is 2024 already?! As usual, we’ve got the latest on the Loudoun County real estate market to keep you up-to-date on the latest market trends. In addition, we cover family-friendly activities, local business highlights, new experiences to try, and more. The weather looks great this weekend, so get out and enjoy all that our area has to offer!

Also, we are always on the lookout for new and exciting experiences to try, so that you’re in the know about the best experiences right at your doorstep.

So tune in every Friday as we highlight the uniqueness of Northern Virginia and why it’s such an amazing place to call home.

Let’s dive into this week’s 5 Things Friday where we discover our thriving community together.

Loudoun County Real Estate Market

Loudoun County Real Estate Market Update: A Seasonal Slowdown as 2023 Ends

As we wrap up another year in Loudoun County, the real estate market has shown some predictable seasonal shifts. The week ending December 31, 2023, brought about significant changes that reflect the typical end-of-year slowdown. Here’s a closer look at the key trends observed in the Loudoun County real estate market for this period. A […]

Disney Encanto

Discover the Magic at Disney’s Encanto Experience at Tysons Corner!

Welcome to a World of Enchantment at Disney’s Encanto Camp at Tysons Corner Center Have you ever dreamed of stepping into a world filled with magic, wonder, and the vibrant spirit of Disney’s Encanto? Your chance has finally arrived! For the first time, the enchanting world of La Familia Madrigal opens its doors to families […]

Himalayan Wild Yak

A Taste of Nepal at the Himalayan Wild Yak Restaurant in Ashburn, Virginia

Located in the Brambleton Town Center, the Himalayan Wild Yak restaurant serves authentic Nepalese cuisine. It’s a culinary journey that transcends geographical boundaries. This hidden gem transports diners to a world of rich flavors, vibrant spices, and warm hospitality.  Ambiance As you step into the restaurant you immediately notice the traditional but subtle Nepalese decor. […]

snow tubing

Discover the Thrills of Snow Tubing at Snow Riders in Historic Harpers Ferry, WV!

Winter just got a whole lot more exciting with Snow Riders Tubing Hill at River Riders, nestled in the picturesque and historic Harpers Ferry. Straddling the borders of Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia, our snow tubing haven is a stone’s throw away from the nation’s capital – a mere hour’s drive! Family Winter Destination: Fun […]

National Marine Corps Museum

A Patriotic Pilgrimage: Exploring the National Marine Corps Museum

The National Museum of the Marine Corps stands as a testament to the courage, sacrifice, and indomitable spirit of the United States Marine Corps. This museum invites visitors to embark on a journey through time. Delve into the rich legacy of the Marines who have served and continue to serve our nation. Join us as […]

That’s all for this week’s 5 Things Friday — your passport to the pulse of Northern Virginia living.

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