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¡2017 Summer Fun!

Summer events and activities going on in and around Ashburn.

Most are free or very reasonably priced.

 

 

 

Summer Concert Series

 

Brambleton has the Sizzlin' Summer Concert Series - Concerts begin on 6/22 and runs through the summer.  Near Brambleton Town Center.  Gates open at 6:00pm and Concerts begin at 7:00pm. Free.

http://brambletonhoa.com/258/Sizzlin-Summer-Concert-Series

 

Herndon has Friday Night Live.  Concerts began Friday night 5/5 and run through the end of August. Held on the Town Green in Downtown Herndon.  Begins at 6:30pm.  Free.

http://herndonrocks.com/schedule.php

 

One Loudoun has Rocknoceros, Live on The Plaza, Mondays at 11am beginning June 5th.  Free.  They also have Acoustic Wednesdays from 6-8pm.  Free.

http://www.oneloudoun.com/calendar/

 

Broadlands Live Fridays May 12th, June 9th, July 14th & August 11th.  5pm-9:30pm.  Located at Hillside Park on Waxpool Road.  Free.

http://www.broadlandslive.com

 

South Riding Summer Concerts has the Groovin’ on the Greens Concert Series Fridays through the summer beginning June 23rd 7:00pm – 9:30pm.  Located on the Town Green (43055 Center Street).  Free.

http://www.southriding.net/event/summer-concert-series

 

Loudoun Station has Summerbration outdoor movies and concerts.  June 3rd is the Kickoff.  June 4th through August 27th.  Movies:  1st, 3rd & 5th Sundays; Concerts: 2nd & 4th Sundays.  Free.  http://loudounstation.com/summerbration/

 

 

Summer Reading Challenge

 

Ashburn Library (Free)

Summer Reading Challenge June 10th through August 20th: Build A Better World
https://library.loudoun.gov/2017-summer-reading-program

 

 

Summer Family Friendly Movies

 

Many theatres off free or reduced price movies during the summer; check theatre websites for dates, times and movie titles.

 

Movie Nights Under the Stars:  3rd Friday of each month at Ida Lee Park in Leesburg.  Begins Friday May 19th with “Annie”.  Movies begin at dusk (between 8:15pm-8:45pm).  Free.  http://www.leesburgva.gov/Home/Components/News/News/5378/29

Regal’s Summer Movie Express:  $1 family-friendly movies on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10am beginning June 13th.  Regal Fox Theatre located at 22875 Brambleton Plaza in Brambleton.

http://dullesmoms.com/regal-summer-movie-express/3/

 

Alamo Drafthouse Cinema at One Loudoun Summer Kids Camp ($1, $3 or $5)

https://drafthouse.com/news/details-on-summer-kids-camp

Cobb Village 12 Cinemas Kids Summer Movie Escape; 10:00am Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday.  FREE (Concessions $)

https://www.cobbtheatres.com/pdf/KidsShow-2017/COB_KidsVillage.pdf

 
 

Arts and Crafts

 

Michael's Camp Creativity  $5/session or $12/3 sessions; Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays 10:00am – Noon; June 12 through July 28

http://www.michaels.com/camp-creativity

 

A.C. Moore Kids Crafternoon $2 per project.  Every Wednesday June 28th through August 2nd  1pm to 3pm.  http://www.acmoore.com/specialpromo?spid=322

 

 

Bowling
 

Bowl America offers the Summer Blast Pass (Dranesville) Free – register for the summer program for free games for students and parents; bring your report card with A’s on it to receive extra free games:

http://www.bowl-america.com/summerblastpass/

 

 

Water Parks

 

Atlantis Water Park $7 – $8.25; located in Centerville:

http://www.atlantisbullrun.com/

 

Volcano Island Water Park $7 – $8.25; located in Sterling:

http://www.volcanoislandwaterpark.com/

 

Ida Lee Aquatics Center/Waterpark $8 - $10; located in Leesburg:

http://www.leesburgva.gov/government/departments/parks-recreation/av-symington-aquatic-center

 

Summer Camps
 
 

YMCA Loudoun County Summer Camp Guide

http://www.ymcadc.org/branchClasses.cfm?bid=10&core=09

PRCS County of Loudoun Summer Camp Guide

https://www.loudoun.gov/DocumentCenter/View/126301

 

 

Spend time at local parks

 

Learn more about our local parks including the WO&D trail:  The Washington & Old Dominion Regional Park Trail is a multiuse biking, hiking and horseback-riding trail that runs through Ashburn on its 45-mile course from Shirlington to Purcellville. The 100-foot-wide, paved trail accommodates beginners and expert cyclists.  http://nvrpa.org

 

Arts in the Parks Free.  Wednesdays and Saturdays.

http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/performances/downloads/sesflyers17_artsinpark.pdf

 

For more ideas visit the Dulles Moms website:

http://dullesmoms.com/freecheap-events-opportunities/

http://dullesmoms.com/ultimate-guide-to-all-things-summer/

Last Modified on May 18, 2017
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