Next Stop, College: Do Your Research


By Jessica Kronzer August. The breath of impending freedom for rising seniors is near and many are eager to begin the year so that it may end as quickly as possible. Sadly, before this “life is a party” mentality can kick in, there are some tough decisions to be made. As a fellow student, I’m all too familiar with the…

Fall Fantastic in Virginia


Fall Fantastic in Virginia Check out our Fall Fantastic collection of local and semi-local activities. There is nothing like Autumn in Virginia. Sure, summers in California are amazing, and Utah winters are breathtaking in their majesty. But once October turns up and the air gets a slight bite, the colors begin to change from the mountains of Shenandoah to the…

Twilight Polo at Great Meadow


Saturday nights were made for watching polo with family and friends. Great Meadow is the perfect setting for your picnic while you enjoy some wine and watch the game. At halftime, they always have an interactive activity for the children.Don’t forget to bring your dance shoes. Dancing begins in the pavilion after the game and runs though the night. At…

Water Adventures at Ridge Lake Park


One of the most peaceful lakes in Prince William County, Ridge Lake offers a full day of activity and/or relaxation. The marina provides access to the Occoquan Reservoir. You can rent canoes, paddle boats, kayaks, stand up paddle boards and jon boats, or bring your own boat (10 hp max). Play 18 holes of miniature golf before or after your…

Outdoor Adventure at Seneca Creek


  This park offers the ultimate outdoor day of play and has plenty of shade and water to keep you cool. Pack up the car (picnic, roller skates, boards, fishing gear, small boats, volleyball, bikes, and whatever else you can fit), drive about an hour, then let the kids run their little hearts out. The playground alone is worth the…