IT’S ALL ABOUT FUN THIS FALL AS LANSDOWNE RESORT AND SPA INTRODUCES CULTURAL, ACTIVE AND EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCES
Virginia resort debuts a festive fall calendar with all-new activities that are fun for couples or the entire family, free golf on select Fridays and more!
Leesburg, VA (September 2017) - As the temps cool down, travel picks up in Loudoun County, Virginia as the destination is transformed into a spectacular spot for fall. Lansdowne Resort and Spa, A Destination Hotel is geared up for the season with fall events in Northern Virginia. Today, the resort launches a new fall calendar with more than 20 weekly activities. All new for families this fall, the first educational class featuring the resort’s Monarch butterfly way station, a monthly book club with historical character Thomas Ludwell Lee and Lansdowne’s new partnership with Babierge. Lansdowne Resort and Spa is on the path of delivering unique experiences for guests and more events that are inclusive of the local community.
New Loudoun County fall events and partnerships at Lansdowne Resort and Spa include:
Lansdowne Resort and Spa, a Destination Hotel, is proud to announce its partnership with Babierge. It is an on-demand baby gear service delivered and set up in the resort’s guest room so families can have a more relaxing vacation. The partnership between Destination Hotels and Babierge is the first-of-its-kind between a leading hotel brand and a baby gear rental marketplace. As an additional benefit, Babierge users save 10% on their rentals.
FESTIVE FALL EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES
Concert - Sunday September 24, 4:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Golf Tournament - Monday September 25, 2017
Get your cowboy or cowgirl boots ready! Country music singer and song writer Phil Vassar and Shane Gamble will be performing on the resort lawn to benefit the Bob Nicol Foundation. Dance to his greatest hits from 4:30 – 9:00 PM on Sunday, September 24. Take the elevator home and stay the night at the resort. Then, wake up and golf in the Bob Nicol Golf Tournament on Monday morning. $40 per concert ticket; $30 per concert ticket for resort guests; resort parking is $10 cash only. Resort package starting from $236.
MEET THE MONARCHS, Saturdays | 9:15 – 10:00 AM
This fall, the monarch butterflies vacation at Lansdowne! Flock to the resort’s Monarch Butterfly Waystation in Virginia and discover the importance of creating a habitat to help sustain and protect future generations of this important pollinator. At the resort, Caroline Kuhfahl, a resident monarch expert teach guests about Monarch Butterflies and her past experience of rescuing over 1,000 monarchs.
BOOK CLUB WITH THOMAS LUDWELL LEE, September 24, October 29, December 3
Join fellow bibliophiles for a thought-provoking conversation during Lansdowne’s monthly book club in Northern Virginia. Each month features a book rich in Virginia’s heritage and history. Be sure to read the selected novel in advance to fully enjoy the discussion. Book club reads include Lafayette by Marc Leepson (September); Cradle of America: A History of Virginia by Peter Wallenstein (October); and Endowed by Our Creator by Michael Meyerson (December).
PAINT, PINOT & PAVAROTTI ON THE POTOMAC RIVER, Sundays | 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Join local artist Jill Perla for a sensory experience like no other! Paint on your own canvas as your sip and savor a fine glass of pinot while being inspired by the Potomac panorama and the operatic prowess of singer Luciano Pavarotti. Here, beauty and art coincide to convey the sublime inspiration behind the painter’s palette. $55 per person includes art supplies and wine.
GUIDED HISTORY & FALL FOLIAGE HIKE, Sundays | 9:30 – 10:30 PM
Experience the land beneath your feet come to life during a morning hike to the Potomac River. Journey back in time with our historian as you discover the unique history of Lansdowne’s property, dating as far back as 600 AD. It’s a rich historical journey that can only be experienced at Lansdowne. Complimentary for guests.
HAPPY HOUR BEER & YOGA CLASS, September 21 and October 19 | 5 – 6 PM
Let the Zen in with this yoga class with a twist. Enjoy all your favorite poses while drinking local Loudoun County beer at our Yoga Happy Hour in Northern Virginia. With a pairing like this, your salutations will be especially sunny! Price is $30 per person and available to locals; Please RSVP at lansdownemarket.com.
Other Lansdowne Resort and Spa fall activities and classes include: Fall Foliage Photography; Lansdowne Rocks, Cooking with Local Ingredients; Manifest Your Dreams with Vision Boarding; Game Night; Kite Flying; Golf Clinic; Fall Tennis; Spa Happy Hour; Yappy Hour; Yoga Guided Meditation; and Gourmet S’mores Happy Hour. Click here for a full calendar of events.
Interested in golfing on the resort’s championship golf course? The resort’s popular Hooky Friday Package is back for fall. Package includes free golf on the Sharkbite course on select Fridays and $50 credit to spend in Pub46, the golf club’s tavern. Package rates starting from $199.
The resort is currently offering the Good Life Getaway for fall vacations, providing guests with a USD 200 - 300 resort credit that can be applied to incidental charges during their stay, including spa, golf, retail, and dining. This package is valid for stays of two nights or more in one of the resort’s 296 guest rooms. For reservations, contact your travel professional (Chain Code DN), call 703-729-8400 or book online. Good Life Getaway Package rate starts at $276/night.
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Lansdowne Resort and Spa, A Destination Hotel
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