Here are six "can't miss" events in Loudoun County for the rest of the month of January.

Winter Wanderland Ice Display at the Village at Leesburg. 9 a.m. - 10 p.m. Fri. - Sun. Every weekend in January, wander among the wondrous ice sculptures displayed throughout Village at Leesburg. You can “Drink in the Good Life” with a hot beverage to-go as you admire the sculptures, with a new theme each weekend. Guess the theme each week and enter to win a $100 gift card. For more information, visit Village Market Blvd., Leesburg.

Catoctin Creek Distillery's Art of the Cocktail Class. 7-9 p.m. Virtual class every Friday night for six weeks. Each week, you will receive a shopping list of items to pick up and course materials. This course will focus on things you would not normally make cocktails with, but you can find in the pantry. Class will be held via Zoom. Tickets are $10 per person and spirits may be purchased in the online store.

Marvelous Monday Animal Exploration. 11 a.m. Introducing a new ticket package that includes a live animal encounter, story time and craft as well as admission to the park for the day. Each session will last 30 to 45 minutes. Only 8 guests per timeslot, every Monday in Jan. and Feb. Leesburg Animal Park, Rt. 15, Leesburg.

Virtual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. 12 p.m. Jan. 18. Families, friends and community organizations from Loudoun County are invited to come together virtually for the annual celebration honoring the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The them is Equity Above All. To register, visit

4th Annual Purcellville Cabin Fever Film Festival. 7 p.m. Also Sat. at 10 a.m. Co-sponsored by the Purcellville Arts Council. The festival kicks off with a slate of films that highlight local tales and talent. Franklin Park Arts Center, 36441 Blueridge View Ln., Purcellville.

The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon – family theater. Jan. 22, 23, 29 and 30. 7 p.m. and Jan. 24 and 31 at 2 p.m. $20. In-theater and livestream. The fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm are turned on their heads in this fast-paced, rollicking ride as two narrators and several actors attempt to combine all 209 stories ranging from classics like Snow White, Cinderella, and Hansel and Gretel to more bizarre, obscure stories like The Devil’s Grandmother and The Girl Without Hands. A wild, free-form comedy with lots of audience participation and madcap fun. StageCoach Theatre, 20937 Ashburn Road, Suites 115 and 120, Ashburn.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.

Thank you for reading!

Please purchase a subscription to read our premium content. If you have a subscription, please log in or sign up for an account on our website to continue.