Welcome to 5 Things Friday for November 17, 2023! Your go-to source for all things Loudoun County and the vibrant Northern Virginia community.

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 Weekly Real Estate Market Update

Navigating the Shifts in Loudoun County’s Real Estate Market: Insights and Trends

The Loudoun County real estate market is constantly changing and evolving and we’ve seen our fair share of unpredictable moments in the last few years. This week, we are seeing some shifts that are more inline with what we typically see this time of year.  Understanding these changes is crucial for both buyers and sellers […]

Westport in Arlington Virginia

Discover Winter Fun at Westpost: Arlington’s Premier Ice Skating Destination!

Welcome to a world of winter enchantment at Westpost in Arlington, Virginia! As the frosty season unfolds, the allure of gliding on ice beckons. Whether you’re a seasoned skater or lacing up for the first time, Westpost offers an unforgettable ice skating experience in Northern Virginia’s largest rink. A New Name, Same Thrilling Experience: Formerly […]

Snouts and Stouts

Arlington’s Newest Gem: Snouts & Stouts – The Ultimate Indoor Dog Park and Bar

Dog lovers in Arlington, say “WOOF!” The much-anticipated Snouts & Stouts dog park and bar is an exclusive indoor facility located in Arlington, Virginia. Doors open on December 2nd. This unique venue is a dream come true for pet owners and  a testament to community support and dedication. Let’s dive into what makes Snouts & […]

Manassas National Battlefield Park

Manassas National Battlefield Park: Bridging History and Nature

Manassas National Battlefield Park, located in Manassas, Virginia, is a historic gem preserving key moments from the Civil War. Trails of Reflection This site offers a unique blend of natural beauty and profound historical significance. The park covers over 5,000 acres, making it an expansive haven for both history enthusiasts and nature lovers. Visitors can […]


National Museum of Women in the Arts – A Museum with a Mission

Located in the heart of Washington, D.C. just a few blocks from the White House, the National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA) champions women through the arts. Unlike traditional art museums, this institution is a celebration of the often-overlooked contributions of women artists. Women in the Arts Did you know that only 11% […]

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

Our goal is to keep you informed and inspired, ensuring that you make the most of your time in this exceptional community.  Join us every Friday, and let’s continue to explore, support, and celebrate the incredible Northern Virginia area together. 

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