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Portraits, Patterns & Places – Recent Lino Cuts

Tuesdays 12-4 through 12-31 Dec. 8 1:00 – 3:00 p. m. – Reception Dec. 9 1:00 – 3:00 p. m. – Reception Portraits, Patterns and Places is a collection of Lino cuts by Linda Rose Larochelle, painter and printmaker. The artist uses the technique of relief block printing to convey expressive images of people and places.  Stylized design, patterns and …

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Holiday Open House & Group Show

Dec. 8 5:00 – 7:00 p. m. – Holiday Open House Enjoy refreshments and meet local artists at the gallery’s Annual Open House.  In addition to the reception, art demos will be held throughout the day in conjunction with the Annual Occoquan Winterfest activities.  The gallery’s group show, “Art of the Season” runs Dec. 3 – Jan. 7.  A wonderful …

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WinterFest in Occoquan

WinterFest in Occoquan is fun for the whole family! Visitors will enjoy heart-warming fire pits with marshmallow roasting, listen to the talented Dunbar Saxophone Quartet at Town Hall, sing holiday carols with the Woodbridge Community Choir, sample free hot chocolate and delight in a special visit from Santa Claus! Visitors are also invited to browse the town’s unique shops, boutiques, …

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Portraits, Patterns & Places – Recent Lino Cuts

Tuesdays 12-4 through 12-31 Dec. 8 1:00 – 3:00 p. m. – Reception Dec. 9 1:00 – 3:00 p. m. – Reception Portraits, Patterns and Places is a collection of Lino cuts by Linda Rose Larochelle, painter and printmaker. The artist uses the technique of relief block printing to convey expressive images of people and places.  Stylized design, patterns and …

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Santa Arrives by Boat

Santa will arrive on the Miss Rivershore at Mamie Davis Park Dock on Mill Street at 12:00 noon. Santa will walk with the children to Town Hall and visit with them until  2:00 p. m. Family members are invited to take pictures of their children with Santa. Sponsored by the Occoquan Merchants Guild.

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Holiday Shopping

Occoquan, Christmas

By Marianne E. Weaver There’s no shortage of shopping malls in Northern Virginia, and just about every town in this region is home to at least one big-box store. But those mass marketers aren’t selling one-of-a-kind items. In 2010, American Express launched Small Business Saturday, a full-press media campaign to encourage holiday shoppers to shop local the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Eight years later, “shop small …

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WinterFest to Bring Magical Moments to Lorton, Occoquan, Lake Ridge

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The Occoquan River Communities Alliance (ORCA) is proud to present WinterFest for the fourth consecutive year, bringing areas in Lorton, Occoquan and Lake Ridge together for a full-day celebration of the season. This year’s regional event will be held Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018 from 11:00 a. m. to 9:00 p. m. at various locations. Santa’s Lake Ridge Parade WinterFest will feature …

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Holiday Family Fun in Occoquan You Won’t Want to Miss

Occoquan, Winterfest

By Amy Taylor Sponsored by Town of Occoquan The Town of Occoquan is known for its family-friendly events held throughout the year, and the winter holiday season is no different. Check out these fun upcoming events and put them on your calendar, because you won’t want to miss these! WinterFest in Occoquan On Dec. 8 from 4:00 to 7:00 p. …

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Occoquan’s Holiday Open House and Annual Tree Lighting

Nov. 16 in Occoquan! An evening of shopping, refreshments, caroling, specials and more!!  The Holiday Open House rings in the holiday season as the town is decorated with an array of holiday decorations and our unique businesses stay open late with special activities from 4:00 to 8:00 p. m. Come to Occoquan and celebrate the beginning of a beautiful 2018 …

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Occoquan Holiday Open House

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Provided by Occoquan Merchants’ Guild Join us for the annual Occoquan Holiday Open House on Friday, Nov. 16 from 4:00-8:00 p. m. It’s an evening of holiday festivities in Occoquan, shopping, dining and holiday gift certificates giveaways. Visitors can register to share in over $1,000.00 in Occoquan Merchant Gift Certificates.  Look for participating businesses flying gold, white and green balloons …

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