Food, Festivals, and the Great Outdoors

Events for January and February. 

George Washington’s Birthday Celebration

Photo courtesy of George Washington’s Mount Vernon

Food & Drink
Jan. 18

Divine Eats & Cocktails Festival, Hub 757, Suffolk, 757-276-3144,

Jan. 18

Wine Pairing Dinner, The Mark Addy Inn, Nellysford, 434-361-1101,

Jan. 19-20

Richmond Jewish Food Festival, Weinstein Jewish Community Center,

Jan. 25

Fredericksburg Frosty Brew Thru, Fredericksburg Fairgrounds, 540-408-3789,

Jan. 26

Know Good Beer & Spirits Winter Fest, IX Art Park, Charlottesville,

Jan. 31-Feb. 2

Chocolate Lovers Festival, Fairfax, 703-385-7949,

Feb. 3-9

Virginia Beach Restaurant Week,

Feb. 7

Bacchus Wine and Food Festival, Virginia Living Museum, Newport News, 757-595-1900,

Feb. 15

A Dram of Love Valentine’s Celebration, The Virginia Distillery Company, Lovingston, 434-285-2900,

Feb. 21-23

Winter Wine Weekend, Hotel Madison, Harrisonburg, 540-564-0200,

Feb. 28

YMCA Chocolates Galore & More, Lansdowne Resort and Spa, Leesburg, 703-777-9622,

Through Feb. 29

Ice and Lights: The Winter Village, Cameron Run Regional Park, Alexandria, 703-960-0767,

Jan. 11-12

Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival, Meadow Event Park, Doswell,

Jan. 18

Winter Ice Festival and Mega Block Ice Carving Competition, Village at Leesburg,

Jan. 23

Wild & Scenic Film Festival, Science Museum of Virginia, Richmond, 804-775-0951,

Jan. 24-25

Cabin Fever Film Fest, Franklin Park Performing & Visual Arts Center, Purcellville, 540-338-7973,

Jan. 25

Chinese New Year Festival, Luther Jackson Middle School, Falls Church, 571-336-6098,

Feb. 1

Hampton Roads Indie Author “I Am The Dream” Book Festival, Military Circle, Norfolk,

Feb. 8-9

Big Lick Comic-Con, Berglund Center, Roanoke, 540-793-3354,

Feb. 17

George Washington’s Birthday Celebration, Mount Vernon, 703-780-2000,

March 6-8

Snow Moon Festival, Massanutten Resort, 540-289-9441,

Jan. 17

Richmond Fishing Expo, Meadow Event Park, Doswell, 336-855-0208,

Feb. 22

Professional Bull Riders Pendleton Whisky Velocity Tour, Hampton Coliseum, 800-745-3000,

Home & Garden
Jan. 10-12

Greater Roanoke Home & Garden Show, Berglund Center, Roanoke,

Jan. 25

Master Gardeners’ 10th Annual Seed Exchange, Blandy Experimental Farm, Boyce, 540-837-1758,

Feb. 8-9

Hampton Roads Home Show, Hampton Roads Convention Center, 804-467-7038,

Feb. 21-23

Capital Remodel + Garden Show, Dulles Expo Center, Chantilly,

Feb. 21-23

Virginia Orchid Society Show “Picture This,” Strange’s Florists, Greenhouses and Garden Center, Richmond,

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June 11, 2022

Star Gazing and Laser Nights

Virginia Living Museum
July 9, 2022

Star Gazing and Laser Nights

Virginia Living Museum
August 13, 2022

Star Gazing and Laser Nights

Virginia Living Museum