7 Holiday Events in Sterling, VA
The holiday season can be equally stressful as it is joyful. Shopping and traveling is almost impossible without a traffic jam and a headache is always looming in the future. The holidays aren’t supposed to be like this. Everyone should be sharing their good cheer with friends, family, coworkers and neighbors to make it a joyous time for all. Don’t get caught up in the chaos, here are seven holiday events in Sterling, VA to check out during this holiday season!
1. Beading Basic – Jewelry Making
Celebrate your creative side! The Beading Basic – Jewelry Making class is the perfect event for all jewelry lovers and gift givers alike. Beads are a popular accessory and one of the most basic forms of jewelry. They go with just about every outfit and are incredibly simple to make! The event includes five different projects that increase in difficulty as the class moves on. These beads may not be the luxurious diamonds that we all dream about, but they’ll be some handmade beauties that you can feel proud of this holiday season!
2. Manassas Holiday Market and Arts & Crafts Christmas Fair
Right next door to Sterling is Manassas, Virginia, home to the Manassas Holiday Market and Arts & Crafts Christmas Fair. The vendors attending this event provide guests with unique crafts and gifts for the holidays. The variety ranges from homemade body and hair care products to baked goods and jewelry! Holiday shopping doesn’t have to be stressful. Relax, shop and enjoy the holiday spirit in the winter air!
3. Swedish Christmas Julbord Buffet
Celebrate the holiday season at IKEA! Yes, the furniture store! Your visit to the Swedish furniture store may not be just for the kitchen or bedroom this year. IKEA is hosting their Swedish Christmas Julbord all you can eat buffet this December. Reserve your seat for a delicious Swedish meal with your family and friends at IKEA!
4. Gingerbread House Decorating
The celebration at IKEA doesn’t end just there! There will be Gingerbread House Decorating events for the kids at the IKEA Woodbridge, Virginia location. Each child will receive a pre-built gingerbread house, candy and icing for decoration, and a meal once they’re all finished. Let your little one experience a Christmas classic and get into the holiday spirit!
5. Polar Express Christmas Party
The Polar Express Christmas Party is being hosted by the Crowning Beauties and Pink Power Queendom teams. This potluck event will provide a hot chocolate bar with an assortment of beer and wine. Share your favorite dish with guests and experience the holidays together as a community! RSVP, hold your spot with a $7 cover fee, and get ready to wear your best ugly sweater!
6. Mistletoe Magic: A Holiday Festival at Parkridge Center
The first annual holiday event at the Parkridge Center is a “can’t miss” holiday opportunity for the kids. This free festival will feature your child’s favorite games, crafts, food and cartoon characters! Santa Claus will even make a special appearance to meet with your children and ask what their Christmas wishes are this year! There will also be storytelling at designated times throughout the afternoon and early evening.
7. Baker Park Tree Lighting Fun Run
It’s never a bad time for a marathon! This three mile, holiday run will begin at Charm City Run Frederick at 6pm on December 8th, 2017 and will end in Baker Park just in time for the lighting of the town tree. It’s going to be cold, so get your ugly sweaters and Santa hats ready!
Apartments for Rent in Sterling, VA
Living in a close-knit community makes the holiday season that much more special! Make your holiday season special with your friends, family and neighbors. Sterling, Virginia is a magical place to be especially when love, cheer and holiday spirit is in the air! To learn more about apartment living, and how the Windmill Parc apartments can suit your needs, visit our photo gallery or schedule a tour by calling (703)-436-6023 for fun and easy living today!