Events in Great Falls, Virginia

Events are produced and organized by the Celebrate Great Falls Foundation. If you are interested in learning more about the events, dates, sponsorship, or entertaining, please visit the Celebrate Great Falls website. The Farmer’s Market is organized by the Great Falls Community Farmers Market.
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Movies on the Green

Movie: Night at the Museum
Saturday, May 20th, 8:30pm (Dusk)

Movie: Finding Dory
Saturday, September 9th, 7:30pm (Dusk)


Annual Children’s Spring Festival

Date: Sunday before Easter Sunday
Join Us for this long-running annual favorite at Great Falls Village Centre. This event is sponsored by Adeler Jewelers and the Great Falls Optimist Club. There will be Games, Rides, Food & Fun! 100% of the proceeds directly benefit the community through the Great Falls Optimist Club.

  • Tickets on sale at 12:30 pm.
  • Games & Rides — 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm.
  • Egg Hunt — 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm.

Cars & Coffee

Date(s): Every Saturday morning 6:00 am – 9:00 am
At Katie’s Coffee House, antique, classic, and new cars are on display. Enjoy your morning coffee with car owners, neighbors, and friends.

Concerts on the Green

Date(s): Sundays in June, July, and August.
Come out with your picnic baskets and chairs for entertaining evenings of live, free music on Sundays in the summertime.


4th of July Hometown Celebration, Parade & Fireworks

Date: July 4th, 2017
The day begins with the annual 5K Walk/Run through our local trails – starting and ending at the Freedom Memorial on the Library grounds. INOVA Blood Drive is held at Great Falls Volunteer Fire Department. Then attend the Little Patriot Parade at the Village Centre Green. Main Parade begins at the Great Falls Village Centre — See the floats, horses, antique cars and pets making a loop in the Main Parade. Then enjoy burgers, dogs and snow-cones along with music, field games and festivities on the Village Centre Green with your Great Falls neighbors.

Celebration of Lights featuring the Annual Tree Lighting

Date: Sunday, December3, 2017, 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Santa & Mrs. Claus arrive in an antique fire truck to light the Christmas Tree then meet all children who wish to share their holiday wishes. Choruses from local schools, a petting zoo, pony rides, sing-a-longs, and a live nativity provides holiday fun for the whole family.

Farmer’s Market

Date(s): Every Saturday morning year round, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Produce and products from local farmers, craftspeople, and vendors. Through the end of March 2016: Great Falls Grange, 9818 Georgetown Pike, Handicap-Accessible. Summer Location: 778 Walker Road Parking Lot, Next to Wells Fargo Bank; There is a parking lot next to the Wells Fargo Bank.

Halloween Spooktacular

Date: Tuesday, October 31, 2017 — 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
The Spooktacular provides younger children with a central, convenient place in Great Falls to have fun “trick or treating”. Great Falls vendors offer candy around the Village Green. Pets, on leashes, are welcome to join in the Pet Parade — dressed up in a favorite costume.

Annual Art Fest and Concert on the Green