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Winter is such a bittersweet time of the year. The season may deliver a picture perfect landscape with its accumulation of snow, but the air can be unbearably cold. Winter does limit outdoor activity and getting out of the house isn’t always the easiest of tasks, nor is it favorable. The perk of living in Northern Virginia provides opportunities to combat boredom, or cabin fever, during these frigid conditions. The indoor winter activities near Springfield, Virginia will keep you busy all season long until the weather warms up once again. Don’t stay cooped up in the house this winter; get out, stay warm and enjoy the cold season inside this year!
There aren’t many opportunities that allow you to play golf in the dead of winter, but TopGolf is the one exception. TopGolf is a driving range located in Alexandria, Virginia that provides a one of a kind golfing experience. The range is outside, but there are heated areas available for rent that will keep you warm while you’re practicing your swing. The facility also provides a restaurant and bar for more fun with the friends and family if you need a little break. Enjoy the cold, drive that golf ball back into the winter air, track your performance, and most importantly stay warm!
Flight Trampoline Park
Staying active during the winter isn’t always the easiest. Flight Trampoline Park in Springfield, Virginia allows guests to participate in a variety of indoor activities with over 15,000 square feet of nothing but spring loaded fun. Flight Trampoline Park offers open jump, dodgeball tournaments, and special event sessions every day of the week. Don’t forget to pre-purchase your tickets at least 2-4 days in advance to guarantee your jump time!
Craft Brewery Hopping
This activity doesn’t quite require the same type of “hops” to have some indoor winter fun. Fairfax County is home to a handful of unique breweries in the surrounding Springfield area. There’s going to be a lot of brews to choose from, but remember staying warm isn’t your only priority during your night out. Drink responsibly and find your new favorite local beer this winter!
Art in Fairfax County
Fairfax County is also home, and in close proximity, to some of Virginia’s most creative talent. There are many local galleries and art centers to satisfy your art hunger. Feast your eyes on the colors winter is missing and keep busy this season.
Tyson’s Corner Shopping
Shopping is a year round activity. Tyson’s Corner Center is a shopping mall packed with the best stores, brands and eateries. Treat yourself to some retail therapy if the weather conditions permit you to get out of the house and drive the roads safely.
The Freeman Store and Museum
Take a trip to the Freeman Store and Museum to learn about some local and statewide history. Virginia’s rich background has provided the Freeman Store with beautiful historical artifacts and knowledge to display for visitors to learn more about the state’s past. The location operates under the Historic Vienna, Inc. (HVI), a nonprofit corporation whose goal is to preserve and promote Vienna’s heritage. This activity is a great opportunity to get out of the house and learn something new!
Apartments for Rent in Springfield, Virginia
There is a lot to experience in Fairfax County, Virginia. There are many sites to see and activities to keep busy even during the dreary winter season. The prime location of Lerner Springfield Square puts residents in close proximity to many exciting opportunities. To learn more about Lerner or the Springfield Square location, contact us, and check out our immersive virtual tour or view our photo gallery of the properties!