Just Because It’s Cold, Doesn’t Mean You Have to Stay Inside!

January 12th, 2017 by

Winter events and activities
Winter events and activities 2017 near Northern VA

After the Christmas and holiday season, it’s difficult to get out of the house and stay active. There are plenty of winter events and activities in 2017 near us in Northern VA. We’re lucky to live in a state with beautiful landscapes all year round, not to mention, being a short drive away from our nation’s capital.

Rock Creek Park

Rock Creek Park, located in DC, is open every day throughout the winter. There are over 32 miles of trails in the park, as well as a nature center and planetarium.

Panther Family Laser Tag

Panther Family Laser Tag is fun for all ages! In addition to laser tag, they have tons of arcade games, air hockey, and can be home to a great birthday party!

Ski Hills and Resorts

Virginia is home to variety of great ski hills. Some of the top-rated ski resorts in Virginia include Bryce Resort, Massanutten, The Homestead Ski Area, and Wintergreen Resort.

Go see a Wizards or Capitals game

Washington D.C. is home to professional basketball and hockey. Help the Washington Capitals gear up for another playoff run or catch the Washington Wizards in action this winter!

Winter events and activities

Outdoor ice skating in Northern VA

Even if you don’t know how to skate, it’s still fun to lace up some skates and try your luck on an outdoor ice rink!

Canal Park Ice Skating
200 M St SE
Washington, DC 20003

Pentagon Row Outdoor Ice Skating
1201 S Joyce St
Arlington, VA 22202

Reston Town Center Ice Skating Pavilion
Reston Town Center
1818 Discovery St
Reston, VA 20190

Washington Harbour Ice Rink
3050 K St NW
Washington, DC 20007