Things to do this weekend – Weekend of October 24, 2014

Friday, Oct. 24

  • Bradley Farm Haunted House. 6pm-10pm. Bradley Farm Barn, Herndon, VA off West Ox Road. $5, all proceeds benefit Herndon-Reston FISH
  • Wine Tasting at Total Wine and More, 13055-C Lee Jackson Highway, Greenbriar Town Center, Fairfax , VA 22033. 12 pm – 6 pm. “Every week, our store features a new theme at our Tasting Table. This week, find something wicked for your Halloween celebration. Join us as we taste these wines, plus additional selections as chosen by our Wine Manager. Coupons available for tasting selections. Selection subject to availability.” FREE
  • Woodchuck Cider Tasting, 13055-C Lee Jackson Highway, Greenbriar Town Center, Fairfax , VA 22033. 4 pm – 7 pm. “Join us for a Cider sampling with Vermont Hard Cider!! They will be pouring Woodchucks Fall Seasonal Cider as well as the Woodchuck Private Reserve Pumpkin.” FREE
  • Cox Farms Fields of Fear. 7:30pm-11pm. 15621 Braddock Rd, Centreville, VA 20120. $13 for a basic ticket (admission to the Firegrounds, one Dark Side Hayride); $19 for Fear Plus+ Admission, which includes admission to the Firegrounds, one Dark Side Hayride, plus one entry to Cornightmare.
  • Edwards Landing Lights – 7:15pm-9pm (nightly through Oct 30th)- Leesburg. Private Message the homeowner to get the full address. It’s a little more out of the way than everything else posted here, but it’s worth it! FREE, but please consider donating to John’s Hopkins Children’s Center in the donation box outside the home.
  • NextStop Theater Company presents: Sylvia. (Formerly Elden Street Players) – Herndon, VA. 8pm. $28 purchased online

Saturday, Oct. 25

  • Bradley Farm Haunted House. 1pm-5pm kids’ haunt, 6pm-10pm. Bradley Farm Barn, Herndon, VA off West Ox Road. $5, all proceeds benefit Herndon-Reston FISH
  • Wine Tasting at Total Wine and More, 13055-C Lee Jackson Highway, Greenbriar Town Center, Fairfax , VA 22033. 12 pm – 6 pm. “Every week, our store features a new theme at our Tasting Table. This week, find something wicked for your Halloween celebration. Join us as we taste these wines, plus additional selections as chosen by our Wine Manager. Coupons available for tasting selections. Selection subject to availability.” FREE
  • Ithaca Beer Company Beer Tasting, Total Wine and More, 13055-C Lee Jackson Highway, Greenbriar Town Center, Fairfax , VA 22033. 12 pm – 3 pm. “Tasting the Ithaca Flower Power, Green Trail and their current seasonal beer.” FREE
  • Zoo Boo at Reston Zoo! Reston Zoo, Vienna, VA. Kids ages 12 and under. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (admission ends at 3 p.m.) Designed for a younger audience, Zoo Boo offers scare-free fun! Join our safe zoo neighborhood of Halloween entertainment, fun and the trick-or-trick trail! All are encouraged to wear fun (not scary) costumes. $12 admission.
  • Air & Scare, Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center. 2pm-7pm. $15 parking. “See the spooky side of air and space at our annual Halloween event! Arrive in costume for safe indoor trick-or-treating, creepy crafts, spooky science experiments, and other Halloween-themed activities. The tiniest visitors can check out the Tot Zone to play dress-up and hear a story. Pose for a photo with your favorite Star Wars or Ghostbusters character. Air & Scare is fun for the whole family! Please note: For security reasons, full-face masks are prohibited on visitors over 16 years of age.”
  • Cox Farms Fields of Fear. 7:30pm-11pm. 15621 Braddock Rd, Centreville, VA 20120. $13 for a basic ticket (admission to the Firegrounds, one Dark Side Hayride); $19 for Fear Plus+ Admission, which includes admission to the Firegrounds, one Dark Side Hayride, plus one entry to Cornightmare.
  • Edwards Landing Lights – 7:15pm-9pm (nightly through Oct 30th)- Leesburg. Private Message the homeowner to get the full address. It’s a little more out of the way than everything else posted here, but it’s worth it! FREE, but please consider donating to John’s Hopkins Children’s Center in the donation box outside the home.
  • Burke Lake Park Ghost Train – Take a ride through the forest decorated for Halloween from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Meet costumed characters along the way. The carousel will also be running. The Ghost Train is a joint venture between Northern Virginia Community College, George Mason University, and FCPA. The cost is $5 per person. For information, call 703-323-6600.
  • NextStop Theater Company presents: Sylvia. (Formerly Elden Street Players) – Herndon, VA. 8pm. $28 purchased online

Sunday, Oct. 26

  • Zoo Boo at Reston Zoo! Reston Zoo, Vienna, VA. Kids ages 12 and under. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (admission ends at 3 p.m.) Designed for a younger audience, Zoo Boo offers scare-free fun! Join our safe zoo neighborhood of Halloween entertainment, fun and the trick-or-trick trail! All are encouraged to wear fun (not scary) costumes. $12 admission.
  • Edwards Landing Lights – 7:15pm-9pm (nightly through Oct 30th)- Leesburg. Private Message the homeowner to get the full address. It’s a little more out of the way than everything else posted here, but it’s worth it! FREE, but please consider donating to John’s Hopkins Children’s Center in the donation box outside the home.
  • Burke Lake Park Ghost Train – Take a ride through the forest decorated for Halloween from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Meet costumed characters along the way. The carousel will also be running. The Ghost Train is a joint venture between Northern Virginia Community College, George Mason University, and FCPA. The cost is $5 per person. For information, call 703-323-6600.
  • NextStop Theater Company presents: Sylvia. (Formerly Elden Street Players) – Herndon, VA. 2pm. $28 purchased online

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