Welcome to 5 Things Friday for February 16, 2024! Your go-to source for all things Loudoun County and the vibrant Northern Virginia community.

We bring you 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 Sees Mixed Signals

This week, the Loudoun County real estate market resembled a well-shaken kaleidoscope, offering glimpses of both cooling and resilience. Let’s delve into the data and see what shakes out! Sales and Inventory Homes Sold: The number of homes sold dipped from 60 to 47, signifying a 22% decrease. What happened? Let’s face it, January is […]


Swing into Action at TopGolf

Forget the stuffy country club scene. TopGolf isn’t your grandpa’s golf game. It’s an electrifying entertainment experience that blends high-tech fun with the classic thrill of hitting a ball. Whether you’re a seasoned golfer or a complete beginner, TopGolf is the perfect place to unleash your inner athlete and have a blast with friends, family, […]

Melt Gourmet Cheeseburgers

Melt Gourmet Cheeseburgers: Loudoun’s Best Burger

Forget flimsy patties and soggy buns. Melt Gourmet Cheeseburgers in Leesburg, VA elevates the burger game to an art form, crafting juicy, flavor-packed masterpieces that will leave you singing their praises (and maybe needing a nap).  Step into Burger Bliss The moment you walk in, the aroma of perfectly grilled beef hits you like a […]

Great Falls National Park

Unleash Your Inner Explorer: A Day Trip to Great Falls National Park

Forget stuffy museums and crowded theme parks. Embrace the power of nature with a thrilling day trip to Great Falls National Park, just a stone’s throw from Washington D.C.! The mighty Potomac River roars through this 800-acre wonderland, carving dramatic cliffs and cascading over majestic waterfalls. Whether you seek heart-pounding adventure or peaceful contemplation, Great […]

Ferry Farm

Step Back in Time at Ferry Farm: George Washington’s Childhood Home

History buffs, rejoice! Ditch the dusty textbooks and step into the shoes of young George Washington at Ferry Farm in Stafford, Virginia. This immersive living history site isn’t your average museum; it’s a vibrant portal to the 18th century, where costumed interpreters, interactive exhibits, and stunning natural beauty bring the past to life. Walk in […]

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

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