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Halloween is just around the corner! How and with whom will you be celebrating? Aside from the infamous Nightmare on M Street DC bar crawl, we’ve got a ton of events perfect for a night out with the kids or to enjoy with people your own age.

What will you be for halloween this year? Tell us in the comments section or better yet, post a picture!


Annual “Howloween” Dog Costume Contest & Boneyard Hunt: Saturday, OCtober 27, 2:00-4:00pm

Lake Accotink Park – $6/dog, show off your fur-babies for special prizes and games! http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/lake-accotink/events.htm

Pumpkin Glow Night: Friday, October 26 – Saturday, October 27, 6:00-9:00pm

Great Country Farms, Bluemont, VA – FREE, spooktacular display of over 1500 carved and lighted jack-o-lanterns. http://www.visitloudoun.org/Events/Pumpkin-Glow-Night5

Middleburg Kennel Club 29th Annual Dog Show: Saturday, OCtober 27 – Sunday October 28, 8:00am-6:30pm

Leesburg, VA – $5/car; one of the top 10 shows in the country! http://www.visitloudoun.org/Events/Middleburg-Kennel-Club-29th-Annual-Dog-Show2

Fall Harvest Family Days at Mount Vernon: Saturday, OCtober 27 – Sunday, October 28, 9:00am-5:00pm

Mount Vernon, VA – $7+, Bring the whole family! Wagon rides, wheat treading, straw bale maze, music, games, and more! http://www.virginia.org/Listings/EventsAndExhibits/FallHarvestFamilyDaysatMountVernon/

Leesburg Halloween Parade: Wednesday, October 31, 6:00-8:00pm

Leesburg, VA – FREE, every Halloween since 1957 this parade down King Street in historic downtown Leesburg has attracted crowds! http://www.visitloudoun.org/Events/Leesburg-Halloween-Parade2

Halloween Spooktacular: Wednesday, October 31, 5:00-7:00pm

Great Falls, VA – For kids 12+ to trick or treat in a central, convenient, and safe place in Great Falls! http://www.celebrategreatfalls.org/Spook.html


Friday, October 26

Morning mist; mostly cloudy 71° Lo 56°

Saturday, October 27

Mostly cloudy 68° Lo 54°

Sunday, October 28

Cloudy, a shower; breezy 61° Lo 50°