Can't Miss Moments: Aug. 29-Sept. 5

Can't Miss Moments: Aug. 29-Sept. 5

<b>Frying Pan Jam</b>

On Sunday, Sept. 2, don’t miss the Acoustic Jam in the intimate setting of Frying Pan Farm Park’s Country Store, 2709 West Ox Road, Herndon. From 1-4 p.m. all are welcome to listen or bring and instrument to play. The event is free. For more, call 703-435-3710 or visit

<b>“West Side Story”</b>

Currently at Wolf Trap’s Filene Center, “West Side Story,” runs through Sunday, Sept 2, 8 p.m. with matinee shows on Sept. 1 & Sept. 2. Wolf Trap’s Filene Center, 1551 Trap Road, Vienna. Tickets range in price from $18-$68. Visit

<b>Food Festival</b>

The 14th Annual Middle Eastern Food Festival will take place Saturday, Sept. 1 and Sunday, Sept. 2 at the Holy Transfiguration Melkite Greek-Catholic Church, 8501 Lewinsville Road, McLean. Enjoy a variety of Middle Eastern food and drink while learning to dance the Debke, playing chess or backgammon, or entering the 50-50 raffle. The two-day event runs from 11 a.m.-11 p.m. on Saturday and Noon-6 p.m. on Sunday. Admission and parking are free. For more, visit

<b>Jazz & Wine</b>

On Monday, Sept. 3, the Annual Labor Day Jazz & Wine Festival returns to Herndon. From Noon-6 p.m. at the Herndon Municipal Center, 777 Lynn St., Herndon, visitors can sample wine from 10 Virginia wineries, shop for art and crafts and listen to a variety of jazz groups. Admission is $3 or $15 with the wine tasting. Wine tasting stops at 5 p.m. Call 703-435-6868 for more.

<b>Hot Rods</b>

This year's Clifton Labor Day Car Show will begin at 10 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 3. Located in the heart of Historic Clifton, the roads will be closed to all traffic starting at 8 a.m., as owners begin to line up their cars. The event, which ends at 3 p.m., is open and free to the public. For more, visit