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Cultural Amenities

Practice the Art of Living Well
Loudoun Symphony 1Leesburg is ideally situated – less than an hour from both the bright lights of the District and the tranquility of the Blue Ridge Mountains. You can be at Wolf Trap in 30 minutes or at the Kennedy Center in 45 to see national cultural and entertainment events. There’s also lots of opportunity to experience the arts and culture of Leesburg any day you choose. Our galleries feature the breathtaking work of both established and up-and-coming regional artists. From monthly gallery walks to horse races to live theater and comedy shows, and even the symphony, opera, and ballet, Leesburg offers a variety of cultural events year round.

Life Is a Cabaret
garden booth at the Flower & Garden FestivalFairs, festivals and gatherings in and near Leesburg reflect the quality of life here. From acoustic music concerts and wine tastings, to hometown parades and events commemorating history and culture, the talented people of Leesburg know what it takes to celebrate life. Our Flower and Garden Festival, for example, has won awards for the way the event magically transforms Historic Downtown into a wonderland of flora and fauna, and has been known to draw in more than 35,000 on a typical festival weekend.

Make Your Own History
Wayfinding sign in downtown LeesburgLeesburg has a celebrated past, but our present is even more intriguing. Whether you’re visiting for a day or staying for a lifetime, Leesburg has something special to offer. For more information about our world class restaurants, unique shopping opportunities, historic sites, and other things to see and do, please visit our Visitor Information pages.

Last updated: 10/15/2009 4:18:57 PM