Top 5 Things To Do This Weekend May 5–May 7

TysonsToday Staff Around Town, Art & Culture

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

URBNmarket Spring Pop Up Market

Friday, May 5
3:00pm – 8:00pm

Saturday, May 6 & Sunday, May7
11:00am – 7:00pm

District Avenue
Fairfax, VA 22031

Mark your calendars for an unforgettable 3-day weekend event! Get ready to shop, dine, and groove from May 5-7 at Mosaic. On Friday, May 5 in partnership with Urbano, kick off the weekend with an epic Cinco de Mayo street party celebration and enjoy live music, delicious food and exquisite cocktails while browsing creative makers at URBNmarket’s pop-up market. Keep the fun going through the weekend with more outdoor shopping, the perfect opportunity to buy gifts for Mother’s or Father’s Day, Graduation and Teacher’s gifts…and of course, you can always pick up something for yourself!

Great Falls Studios Spring ArtFest

Saturday, May 6 & Sunday, May 7
10:00am – 5:00pm

The Arts of Great Falls
756 Walker Road
Great Falls, VA 22066

Painting, Watercolor, Pottery, Photography, Printing making, Jewelry, and more by Great Falls Artists

​Come mingle with the artists, learn about their work, and purchase unique art, cards, and gifts

Look for the colorful flags at two locations: The Artists Atelier & The Artists’ Loft in Village Centre at 756 & 766 Walker Road, Great Falls, VA 22066

Taste of Tysons Corner

Saturday, May 6
1:00pm – 4:00pm

The Plaza at Tysons Corner Center
1961 Chain Bridge Rd
Tysons Corner, VA 22102

Experience our wide array of food & beverage offerings with food sampling, cooking demos, chef appearances, Barrel & Bushel beer garden, live music & entertainment, giveaways, and more! 

Fairfax Uncorked- Jazz and Wine Festival

Saturday, May 6
3:30pm – 8:00pm

Historic Blenheim
3610 Blenheim Blvd.

As a part of the annual Spotlight on the Arts Festival, this event will highlight the amazing talent of our Mason Jazz musicians while participants enjoy the fine fruits of local Virginia Wineries. There will be food available for purchase on site, so please do NOT bring any additional food or alcohol to the event. Feel free to bring your blankets and lawn chairs! 


Sunday, May 7
2:00pm – 3:30pm

The Alden Theatre
1234 Ingleside Ave.
McLean, VA 22101

From the stages of the lower east side to the bright lights of Broadway, “L’Chaim” is a musical journey that pays tribute to the Jewish legacy in musical theater by exploring and celebrating the unique role of Jewish composers and lyricists. Rooted in history, heritage and tradition, four Jewish performers bring to life the most iconic songs from the stage of past and present and the historical stories that go with them.