Archive for November, 2014

Occoquan Holiday Events in December

Posted by Lou on November 24, 2014 in Christmas, Holiday, Special Events, Town News

 Golden Goose Occoquan, Va

Quick line up of events in the Town of Occoquan for December. Check back for updates:

Miss Rivershore will have two events with Santa this year.  On December 6th, Santa will arrive at Mamie Davis Park at 12:00pm and will visit children until 4:00pm at Town Hall. On December 14th, Santa will be aboard Miss Rivershore again. There will be three boat rides available at 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00.
Cost: Children $15, Adults $20
Call Captain Mark for details and to reserve your spot! 703-498-4348

Town Blessing & Holiday Party: On Sunday, December 7th,  the Town Blessing will be at 6:00pm at Ebenezer Baptist Church followed by the Town Holiday Party at Madigan’s Waterfront Restaurant.

Accolades Florist “Homemade for the Holidays” Open House:  ACCOLADES FLORIST HOLIDAY FLYER
Stop by Accolades Florist on December 7th to place your holiday orders and receive $10 off your order. Family owned and operated, Accolades Florist, has been in business for over 20 years, always going the extra mile to make your floral gift perfect!

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Holiday Festivities on the Occoquan Waterfront

Posted by Lori on November 17, 2014 in Christmas, Holiday, Special Events, Town News
VanEch Studio, Occoquan Virgina

Courtesy of VanEch Studio.

Bundle up and head out to the Occoquan Waterfront this Friday for shopping and dinner before the Town’s Christmas Tree Lighting! The Business Guild of Occoquan will hold their annual Holiday Open House on November 21st from 4:00pm – 8:00pm followed by the Tree Lighting Ceremony in front of Town Hall at 8:05pm. The Guild’s Open House drawing will be in front of Hawthorne House (404 Mill Street) at 8:15pm, where $1,500 in gift certificates will be given away. Our streets are decorated for the season and the shops will be open until 8:00pm.

Come early and grab a table at the Bottle Stop (311 Mill Street) located across the street from Town Hall for the 1st Annual Occoquan Tree Lighting Watch Party from 7:00pm – 10:00pm. Check out this week’s menu here.

The Holiday Open House is the kick off to the holiday season for many shops in town. Below are just a few of the shops that will be participating:

Jerry’s Occoquan Jewelers (306 Mill Street)

Off the Beading Path (310 Mill Street)

The Loft Gallery (313 Mill Street)

Quinn’s Goldsmith (199 Union Street)

The Golden Goose (302 Mill Street)


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Occoquan on Instagram

Posted by Lori on November 9, 2014 in Announcements, Pictures

Excited to announce that we added a real-time Instagram feed for #occoquan! Check back anytime to see what our visitors and local photographers have recently snapped in town and on the river.

Put your best shots on our page by using hashtag #occoquan on Instagram!!!


- Instagram feed not found.

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Stunning Occoquan Foliage

Posted by Lou on November 5, 2014 in Pictures

Occoquan, Virginia

My all-time favorite portrait of the Historic Town of Occoquan! Photo by T_13 Photography.


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