2017 Holiday Activities in VA/DC

Looking for some holiday fun in the Northern Virginia/DC area? We have you covered. Whether you fancy some family-friendly light tours or a holiday-themed pop-up bar, there are plenty of activities to keep the holiday spirit going. A few of our favorite are below:

Holiday Lights

Places to see awesome holiday light displays:

  • “Winter Walk of Lights” at at Meadowlark Botanical Gardens in Vienna, Virginia
  • Washington D.C. “ZooLights” at the National Zoo – a free event with live music performances, tasty winter treats and plenty of opportunities for holiday shopping
  • Bull Run Festival of Lights – drive through 2.5 miles of holiday light displays and enjoy a holiday-themed fair at the end!
  • Amazing Farm Fun Festival of Lights in Chantilly, Virginia
  • Enjoy Mount Vernon by Candlelight –  a candlelit character-guided tour and learn more about holiday traditions in 18th-century Virginia

Cheers and Be Merry

Winter Wonderland

Get in the holiday spirit with these fun holiday activities!

Holiday Home Tours

  • Take a holiday tour of a historic mansion, tavern or even a whole neighborhood! You can check out a few ideas here.
  • Check out a number of NOVA homes participating in Holly’s Tacky Christmas Lights here
  • See the White House all decked out in holiday gear

What are your favorite holiday-themed activities to do in the Virginia/Washington D.C. area? E-mail us for suggestions to add to this list! Info@christophercompanies.com