Friday, March 15
Oakton High School Varsity Baseball Game. 6 p.m. Home game, versus Washington and Lee High School. Oakton High School.
The Flying Cows of Ventry and Conor Malone. 7:30-9:30 p.m.,
at The Auld Shebeen, 3971 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax. Live Irish music from area bands: The Flying Cows of Ventry play in the restaurant and Conor Malone plays in the cellar. www.theauldshebeenva.com.
Saturday, March 16
Lucky Leprechaun 5K at Potomac River Running. 8:30 a.m., at
Potomac River Running, 11911 Democracy Drive, Reston. Sport your best St. Patrick's Day bling for this 3.1 mile run, and celebrate at the Clyde's St.
Patrick's Day post-race party. 703-689-0999 or prraces.com
2013 Spring Used Book Sale. 10 a.m.-3 p.m., at Oakton
Library, 10304 Lynnhaven Place, Oakton. The Friends of Oakton Library hold the sale featuring shelves and shelves of books for bottom dollar. 703-242-4020.
Clyde’s of Reston Third Annual St. Patrick’s Day
Party in the Pavilion. 10 a.m.-11 p.m., at Clyde's, 11905 Market St.,
Reston. Great Clyde’s food, Guinness beer, Irish folk dancing, fun children’s
activities including a moon bounce and face painting; enjoy live entertainment all day long. 703-787-6601 or www.clydes.com.
Fairfax Symphony Orchestra. 8 p.m., at George Mason
University's Center for the Arts, 4400 University Drive, Fairfax. Maestro
Christopher Zimmerman leads the orchestra on a salute to Johann and Richard Strauss; pre-concert lecture begins at 7 p.m., presented by musicologist Rachel Franklin. $25-55 for adults; $5 for students ages 6-18. www.fairfaxsymphony.org.
Sunday, March 17
Mosby's Herndon Station Raid Reenactment 2013. 10 a.m.-3
p.m., at Downtown Herndon at Lynn and Station streets at the W&OD Depot, 717 Lynn Street, Herndon. Come experience the reenactment of the Herndon Station Raid. www.HerndonHistoricalSociety.org.