Fall Calendar

Although DC is known for Spring, Fall is my favorite time. As the crisp bite of autumn begins to take the edge off the Summer heat, the locals crawl back out from their air-conditioned haze and wander to the many fall festivals that punctuate each weekend. Here are a few of the fun things to look forward to:

Upcoming Events:

Seasonal Picks:

Go Birding on the Huntley Meadows Boardwalk

Go Birding on the Huntley Meadows Boardwalk
Huntley Meadows Park

Take your sweet time at Frying Pan Park

Take your sweet time at Frying Pan Park
Frying Pan Farm Park - Parking Lot

Explore DC’s last great swamp, Dyke Marsh Habitat

Explore DC’s last great swamp, Dyke Marsh Habitat
Dyke Marsh Trail

Meander through the Oatlands Plantation and Gardens

Meander through the Oatlands Plantation and Gardens
Oatlands Plantation Lane

Hike the Gathland State Park trails

Hike the Gathland State Park trails
Gathland State Park

Is Kent Island the best beach destination that you’ve never heard of?

Is Kent Island the best beach destination that you’ve never heard of?
Terrapin Nature Park

Hike Sky Meadows State Park

Hike Sky Meadows State Park
Sky Meadows State Park

Beach Barbecue at Freestone Point, Leesylvania State Park

Beach Barbecue at Freestone Point, Leesylvania State Park
Leesylvania State Park Barbecue Parking

DC gardens, nature centers, and easy walks

DC gardens, nature centers, and easy walks

Best kid-friendly hikes in DC

Best kid-friendly hikes in DC

10 Badass Mountain Biking Trails near Washington, DC

10 Badass Mountain Biking Trails near Washington, DC

Hike the Potomac: 30 Best Places to Explore Along the C&O Canal and Potomac Heritage Trail

Hike the Potomac: 30 Best Places to Explore Along the C&O Canal and Potomac Heritage Trail

Discover art & history in Occoquan

Discover art & history in Occoquan
Occoquan Historic District

Best Ski Resorts near DC

Best Ski Resorts near DC

Smithsonian and Beyond!  Best museums along the National Mall

Smithsonian and Beyond! Best museums along the National Mall
600 Independence Ave SW

Tour Baltimore’s B-Side

Tour Baltimore’s B-Side
1415 Key Hwy

Wander Mawavi (Prince William Forest Park), the largest National Park in the DMV

Wander Mawavi (Prince William Forest Park), the largest National Park in the DMV
Prince William Forest Park Visitor Center

Visit the Holy Land, in Brookland

Visit the Holy Land, in Brookland
Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land in America

Visit Eden Center, DC’s Little Saigon

Visit Eden Center, DC’s Little Saigon
Eden Center

Explore Burke Lake

Explore Burke Lake
Burke Lake Park

Get lost in Meadowlark Gardens

Get lost in Meadowlark Gardens
Meadowlark Botanical Gardens & Meadowlark's Winter Walk of Lights

Fall Festival at Cox Farms

Fall Festival at Cox Farms
Cox Farms

Apple Gala & Cider Fest

Apple Gala & Cider Fest
Great Country Farms

Peirce Mill and Rock Creek Park

Peirce Mill and Rock Creek Park
Peirce Mill

The Maryland Renaissance Festival at Revel Grove

The Maryland Renaissance Festival at Revel Grove
Maryland Renaissance Festival (MDRF)