Love is in the air in Loudoun and Fairfax county! This weekend is Valentine’s Day and couples everywhere are looking forward to celebrating with their significant other. No plans yet? No worries, here is a list of things to do in both counties.
Valentine’s Weekend at 868 – February 12 – Specialty wine tasting and cupcake pairing. $40 per couple, no reservations required. 14001 Harpers Ferry Rd Purcellville, VA 20132
My Funny Valentine – February 13 – 5th Annual My Funny Valentine at Notaviva Vineyards With NBC Series Last Comic Standing semi-finalist Jason Weems! – 7:00pm – 13274 Sagle Rd Purcellville, VA 20132.
Tuscarora Mill – February 14 – Special Valentines Day menu, for reservations call 703-771-9300.
Cookology – February 11 – Join us for an evening of fun, fare, and a flight of wine.
In this class, you will sit and enjoy wine as you assemble your small plates. This is a social class with some fun instruction with the chef and a great time to learn about wine and food pairing. Bring your sweetheart, your girlfriends, or just yourself to this fun and relaxing class! We’ll pair each dish with a delicious wine.
Valentine’s Day at the Animal Shelter – The Fairfax County Animal Shelter is spreading the love this Valentine’s Day. Visit the shelter Thursday February 13 through Saturday February 15 during regular hours* to enjoy free sweet treats like candy and ice cream, hands-on fun with kittens and puppies (while they last!) and fee-waived adoptions on 10 of the shelter’s biggest ‘heartbreakers.’ The shelter is open Tuesday through Friday, noon to 7 p.m., and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Chocolate Festival – So many chocolate festivals, so little time! Among the area’s winter chocolate festivals is one hosted by Floris United Methodist Church (UMC) in Herndon. The 25th annual Floris UMC Chocolate Festival takes place this year on Saturday, February 13, 2016 — just in time for Valentine’s Day! 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.