It’s a holiday weekend. What will you do to celebrate the last bit of summer?
Here are some events happening in and near Reston. Whatever you choose, have a safe and fun holiday.
Saturday – Lake Anne Jazz & Blues Festival. Enjoy live music at Lake Anne Plaza at this free, annual celebration from 1 to 9 p.m.
Saturday – Party in the Alley and Ride to Quantico Cemetery with Jimmy’s Old Town Tavern, 697 Spring St., Herndon. Enjoy live music, a pig roast and more running from 10 a.m. to the wee hours of Sunday morning.
Monday – Herndon Labor Day Festival. This event features local wine and craft beer tastings, crafts, vendors and live entertainment. It’s 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the Herndon Town Green, 77 Lynn St. Admission ranges from $5 to $20.
Photo: Lake Anne Jazz & Blues Festival 2015/Credit: Charlotte Geary for Modern Reston.
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The Ravel Dance Studio will produce a Nutcracker Ballet Hollywood style video through the Reston Community CenterStage. REGISTRATION online begins August 17.
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