bluebells

bluebells

Reston Area Events in April 2016

Spring is here, the flowers are blooming, and events calendars are filling with fun options.¬†Event highlights this month include a capella festival, a pirate festival, several film screenings, and a week-long celebration of Reston’s founder, Bob Simon, on what would have been his 102nd birthday. Here’s what’s happening in the Reston area of Northern Virginia…

March 31, 2016

The Wild and Wonderful Virginia Bluebells at Riverbend Park

Stop what you’re doing and go outside¬†— spring flowers are blooming! In the DC area, our beautiful Japanese cherry blossoms get most of the attention this time of year. Less well known, though, are the native, blueish-pink wildflowers known as Virginia bluebells. Unless you’re a gardener or hiker, it’s possible that you haven’t even noticed…

April 8, 2015