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Pick a ton, freeze them and you’ll be eating blueberry pancakes to commemorate your date for a while! Click here to head to Great Country Farms and then click here for a full listing of Loudon county pick your own farms. You’ll enter a real life treasure hunt where you follow the instructions that will lead you to the treasure.
The treasure might be anything from a log book to an Xbox.
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Pack a picnic (take the stroller if you must, sans baby to stash your stuff in- no one will be the wiser), take metro up (parking is if you’d rather do that but they run out of parking right after they open) and print off a zoo map from the website online (they charge for copies there).
The absolute best time to go is off season (we went on an unusually warm day in February and had the time of our lives).
Great Country Farms is my favorite because they have blueberries! The views from there are stunning (and occasionally of accidents on I-495) and both sunset and sunrise will take your breath away. You don’t have to be in No Va to try this out, but thanks to our zillion people living in close quarters, it makes it a great place to get into it. You and your date register for free at this website, then type in the zip code you want to head to.This develops the same team building skills as the cooking date night and gives you something in addition to just your memories for your money. I’m incredibly proud to say that my husband served in the changing of the guard ceremony for the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and you won’t be disappointed by the dedication of the men that serve there. This is a full movie theater that has tables at every seat and offers .00 movie nights (usually on Mondays and Tuesdays), you can order full meals, elaborate snacks (nachos are amazing! The weather is normally beautiful this time of year (March/April) and it’s the perfect time to play tourist.You can build a new kitchen table, create a family mission statement, or any project that you’re both excited about! You can use the metro and pop on and off to see what interests you most.You can walk the Mount Vernon Trail in Arlington, or you can head right here for a memorable picnic.If you spread out your blanket and lay down, the planes fly directly over your head (closer than you would think!), you’re going to spend a fortune in gas from the constant braking/ accelerating thanks to the traffic on our lovely interstate system. If you look out of the ordinary there is so much for this area to offer you, especially in the name of cheap love! They have bottled waters for 50 cents, high rated craft beers starting at , and draft root beer for . They have tons of tables and space, a free arcade machine and board games at no cost.