Top 5 Things To Do This Weekend August 12 – August 14

TysonsToday Staff Around Town

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Here are our picks for the best events happening in the area!

Starlight Cinema
Encanto (PG)

Friday, August 12
Gates open at 6:00pm

Trinity Centre
5860 Trinity Pkwy
Centreville, VA

Welcome to another exciting season of Starlight Drive-in Cinema. These movie nights bring the community together and nurture community spirit with features that appeal to both children and adults. The atmosphere is relaxed and informal so feel free to bring a picnic, blanket and chairs, and enjoy the movies.

Shop Local Saturday Market

Saturday, August 13
12:00pm – 5:00pm

Shop local at the PARC! Shop local vendors, makers, and artisans from throughout Fairfax County and the greater DMV at this monthly market! Think farmer’s market, but without the produce! 

Lake Anne Cardboard Boat Regatta

Saturday, August 13
12:00am – 6:00pm

Races start at 2:00pm

Lake Anne Plaza
1609 Washington Plaza N.
Reston, VA 20190

The Lake Anne Cardboard Boat Regatta is a community event designed to foster a sense of Reston pride, celebrate the family-friendly atmosphere of historic Lake Anne Plaza, and support the Reston Museum. Participating teams of all ages will construct and decorate their own life-size cardboard boats. These boats will then take to the water in timed heats with team members rowing out to a designated buoy and back to the docks at Lake Anne Plaza. 

Summerfest Concert Series
The Legwarmers – 80’s Music

Saturday, August 13
7:00pm – 9:0pm

The Plaza at Tysons Corner Center
1961 Chain Bridge Rd
Tysons, VA 22182

Relive your favorite 80’s music on the Plaza! Grab Takeout and Cocktails from the restaurants while singing along to your favorite tunes! This event is open to the public and free to attend.

RTC Street Fest

Sunday, August 13
4:00pm – 9:00pm

Reston Town Center
11900 Market St.
Reston, VA 20190

Join the fun and festivities at RTC Street Fest! Featuring mini train rides, axe throwing, mini golf, hoop shots, face painting, magicians, jugglers, street music and more! Bring your furry friends for pet portraits and nail trimming services. Presented in partnership with Reston Town Center Association.