Wednesday, July 11 – Saturday, July 14
Fauquier County Fair
6209 Old Auburn Road, Warrenton. 2-11 p.m. (Wed. – Fri.), 9 a.m. – 11 p.m. (Sat.)
This is a yearly event you don’t want to miss out on! From pageants to livestock competitions, cornhole to horseshoe pitching to all kinds of contests, events, and games, all week is sure to be jam-packed with fun activities to check out. And, of course, who could forget about fair food? Funnel cakes, deep-fried oreos, barbeque, corn dogs, cotton candy… you get the point. Stay after dark to see the ferris wheel in all of its lit-up glory, or stay during the day for nothing short of fun! Check out fauquierfair.com for more information.
Thursday, July 12
Trivia Night at Denim & Pearls
Denim & Pearls Restaurant, 29 Main Street, Warrenton. 7-9 p.m.
Test your trivia knowledge and win prizes! Join Denim & Pearls for Trivia Night sponsored by Tito’s Vodka. Taste some delectable happy hour specials (7-9 p.m.) and some signature Tito’s cocktails while matching wits with other teams in a little friendly competition for a great night. denimandpearlsrestaurant.com
Saturday, July 14
Music in the Garden
Remington Community Garden, 150 West Bown Street, Remington. 5-9 p.m.
Brought to you by the PATH Foundation summer interns, this free community event has fun for all ages! Listen to some music from Purpose (playing rock, pop, country, and jazz), get your face painted, play cornhole, jump in the moonbounce, and more! Divine Swine will have their food truck onsite with barbeque available for purchase. Bring your blankets, picnic supplies, and friends/family for a great night out. Visit facebook.com/events/194059114618973 for more information.
Saturday, July 14
Allegro Community School for the Arts’ Summer on the Green Concert Series and Warrenton Makes Music
Eve Walker Park, 130 Haiti Street, Warrenton. 4-9 p.m.
Enjoy a great afternoon with family and friends at Eve Walker Park, where Allegro Community School for the Arts will be hosting a free day of fun! They will begin the afternoon with theatre games, cotton candy, snow cones, face painting, giant size games, and other fun kids activities. Then, at 7:30 they will have their main stage music for the Summer on the Green concert series featuring The Bottle Shop. And afterwards, enjoy a movie in the park. Visit their facebook page at facebook.com/events/199346987347477 for more information.
Sunday, July 15
Summer Lovin’ 5K
Sky Meadows State Park, 11012 Edmonds Lane, Delaplane. 9-11 a.m.
Well-a well-a well-a, tell us more about the Summer Lovin’ 5K! Roots and Rocks Adventures is having a ’50s themed trail race- poodle skirts and hair gel encouraged. After the race, there will be a Grease-themed dance party with a runners’ recovery tent by Pivot Physical Therapy, as well as food, music, and prizes. Awards will be given for the top three finishers as well as for each ten-year age group. You can register at runsignup.com/Race/VA/Paris/SummerFling5kTrailRace for $25, which includes a full-day parking pass.