Take in the Wine at Breaux Vineyards This Holiday Season

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Fall is a special season in the vineyards. The harvest is completed and the vines lie fallow until spring, while the wines are ageing and maturing. It’s the perfect opportunity to sip the harvests of years past and enjoy a sweeping view of the vineyards. That is what Fourth Friday at Breaux Vineyards is all about. You’ll find live music and light … [Read more...]

Ida Lee Park Will Host the Freeze Your Gizzard 5K

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Join the hardy souls who will brave the cold weather for the Freeze Your Gizzard 5K cross-country run on November 22, 2014. If the 5K is a bit much for you, you can do the 1 Mile Fun Run instead. Both races wind through the scenic surroundings of Ida Lee Park. There will be prizes awarded for winners in several age groups. The Freeze Your Gizzard … [Read more...]

Make Plans to Donate to the Red Cross at Village at Leesburg This Fall

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Did you know that when you donate blood to the American Red Cross, you get a mini physical? The good folks at the Red Cross will check your blood pressure, body temperature, hemoglobin level and your pulse before taking your donation. You can donate the gift of life at the upcoming Blood Drive on November 10, 2014 at the Village at Leesburg. Of … [Read more...]

Don’t miss Round Hill’s Fall Crush Celebration

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Experience harvest time the wine country way at the Fall Crush Celebration. This celebration marks the first step in the wine making process and the grapes are crushed. Bogati Bodega Farm Winery is throwing a party to commemorate this day, and you are invited! Besides the big crush, you can also enjoy some fine wines and food. There will be live … [Read more...]

Travel to Old Town Leesburg and Visit the Eiffel Tower Cafe

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You don't have to travel to France to sample the flavors of the country, because at the Eiffel Tower Cafe, French fare is the specialty! A great place to eat, the sophisticated eatery is located close to our Northern Virginia apartments on 107 Loudoun Street, SW. The Eiffel Tower Cafe opens its doors Tuesday through Sunday. Founded by Madeleine … [Read more...]