Weekend Lineup (for the kids): September 28-30

Oktoberfest
Join the fun in Lovettsville on Saturday for its annual celebration of the town’s German heritage. For 25 years, Lovettsville has been throwing this epic party, which in true LoCo fashion is totally family friendly. Enjoy food, music, vendors, and, of course, wiener dog races. Kids can enjoy free carnival games, inflatables, pony rides, and a toddler play area. You can even stock up on used books at the library book sale.

 

Leesburg Airshow
The skies above Leesburg come alive during this popular annual event on
Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Leesburg Executive Airport. The airshow’s static display area features experimental and antique aircraft, aviation-related displays and exhibits, inflatables for the kids, and food vendors (you can bring your picnic in as well). At 1 p.m., the main event happens overhead with daring skydiving and aerobatic performances.There is a requested donation of $3.00 per person or $5.00 per family.  

 

 

Consignment Sales
This weekend there are two sales happening in Loudoun to make the transition to the fall wardrobe a little easier – and a little less expensive. What better way to stock up on your cool weather clothes (and toys and decor and gear and books and…) for your kids than at a consignment sale. Shop the Loudoun Fairfax Mom of Multiples Consignment Sale on Saturday from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. at Ashburn Elementary School. Teachers, first responders, and military can shop early at 8:30. The Kids Closet Connection Sale is happening at the Bush Tabernacle in Purcellville Thursday – Saturday (half price sale on Saturday!). First-time Parents & Grandparents, Foster Parents, Military, First Responders, Teachers or LCPS employees can shop this sale at 2 p.m. on Thursday.

 

International Festival
This free event is happening this Sunday at the Douglass Community Center in Leesburg. Celebrate diversity and explore different cultures at this annual festive event. Enjoy cultural performances,
food trucks, and vendors. The kids will especially like the moon bounces, children’s, crafts, petting zoo, carnival rides, camel rides, and train rides (some activities have a small fee).

 

Autumn Apple Festival
Heritage Farm Museum’s annual tribute to the amazing apple is this Saturday from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. This gem of a museum in Sterling will have cider pressing demos, apple tastings, a moon bounce, face painting, interactive exhibits, crafts, games, and food available for purchase. Fun for the whole family!


Stefanie Egee

Stefanie Egee is the publisher of the Loudoun Macaroni Kid, a digital resource on all things family in Loudoun County. The Macaroni Kid website and e-newsletter are full of family friendly events and activities right here in our communities. In addition to events, Macaroni Kid also includes giveaways, crafts, recipes, parenting resources, business spotlights, and much more. Sign up for the free weekly e-newsletter to get the goods delivered to your inbox each week!

Weekend Lineup (for the kids): September 28-30

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