Crafts Fair, Wolf Trap Concert, One-Act Festival, and More Events this Weekend

Take a look at events in Fairfax County this weekend.

Patch file photo by Rachel Hatzipanagos
Patch file photo by Rachel Hatzipanagos

See what's happening this weekend in Fairfax County: 

The Westfield High School Navy Concert scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 23 has been postponed due to weather. The school will announce a new date later. Find updates on the concert here. 

Rangoli Indian Restruant in Chantilly is offering  a free kids meal the purchase  of each adult meal on Thursday and Friday. Read more about the special here.  

Clay Cafe Studios in Chantilly is offering one free studio fee for every bowl painted and donated to Our Daily Bread's Empty Bowl project. Reservations for the studio are required. Offer lasts until Feb. 10. 

The Centreville High School science department is still looking for volunteers to judge the high school science fair from 3:30 to 6 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 6. For more information, email Edie Rutz at eerutz@fcps.edu.

The Sugarloaf Crafts Festival is at the Dulles Expo Center in Chantilly this weekend. The hours are Friday and Saturday 10 to 6 p.m. and Sunday 10 to 5 p.m. Admission is $10. Children under 12 are free. Purchase tickets online here

The Smithsonian Air and Space Museum at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly is hosting an open house on Saturday from 10 to 3 p.m. For the first time ever, go behind the scenes and meet the people who conserve, restore and archive the museum's displays. 

The Western Fairfax County Womens Club is hosting a luncheon and arts and crafts fair at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the Cale Community Center on 4615 Stringfellow Road in Fairfax. 

Mutt Love Pet Rescue is hosting an adoption event from 12 to 3 p.m. at the Lee Highway Petco in Fairfax. 

Take a walk through Huntley Meadows Park and see if you can spot an owl. The evening walk is at 5p.m. Saturday at the park on 3701 Lockheed Blvd. in Alexandria. Register online.

A lively weekend at The Barns at Wolf Trap includes the Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound. The band is pitched as “cosmopolitan rockers” with a blend of African, Latin and Caribbean-inspired jams. $25 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Wolf Trap, 1635 Trap Road, Vienna. See the complete Wolf Trap schedule.

Seeing double isn’t a bad thing at The Workhouse Arts Center this weekend. The Unquiet Theatre Company will be presenting a One-Act Festival with two stories from Ellen Cribbs: Pandemic and Voices in the Dark. The event is from $5. 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday. W-3 Theatre at the Workhouse, 9601 Ox Road, Lorton. See the complete Workhouse schedule.

A performer with Prince’s New Power Generation, Andy Allo is showing off her solo talent at Jammin’ Java. Allo’s Superconductor Acoustic Tour will highlight her 2012 album, and she’s reportedly working on a new release. With AJ Smith. From $13. 10 p.m. Saturday. Jammin Java, 227 Maple Avenue E., Vienna. See the complete Jammin’ Java schedule.

The Oberlin Conservatory of Music will perform at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Fairfax at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the church on 2709 Hunter Mill Road in Oakton. 


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