4Ways to Beat Boredom in Dulles
Virginia may be known as the “place for lovers”, boasting its art, culture and beautiful scenery – but it’s no secret that in every state, some towns are simply more note-worthy than the others. Dulles, for instance, is appealing all year ‘round, featuring a handful of things to keep you occupied and having a good time. So bring on those rainy, boredom-filled days – if you’re living in Dulles, there’s always a cure.
Indulge in some good old fashioned, outdoor fun.
Good news: You don’t need to be a member – or a kid – of Dulles Golf Center & Sports Park to partake in the timeless activities offered there. Starting with three deep sand volleyball courts, a number of volleyball leagues are available for citizens of Dulles to join and play there – including sixes, coed, doubles, fours and men’s. Then miniature golf is next, with 18 holes and all the sand and water traps you could hope for. Last but not least, 13 machines make up the batting cages, with baseballs and softballs that are pitched bothfast and slow. Most importantly, each activity is offered at an affordable priceto children and adults.
Enjoy a delicious meal.
Just minutes away from the heart of town, you can find O’Malley’s Pub – the home of award-winning burgers, happy hour, endless draft beers and a full delicious menu. If you’re a sports fan, even better – at O’Malley’s, a handful of flat screen high-definition televisions are available for your viewing pleasure, regardless of what game you want to tune in to.
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Splurge on a shopping spree.
Dulles Town Center offers a winning combination of a mall, movie theatre and a variety of dining establishments. With a crazy amount of stores to shop at, there will be something that catches everyone’s eye – from traditional department stores like Macy’s to a high-end cooking store that offers customized classes. As far as food goes, you can expect to find all your food court faves – in addition to restaurants like Macaroni Grill and Red Lobster.
Try a new beer.
If you’re feeling a little adventurous – and a fan of anything that resembles an ice cold beer – then Ocelot Brewing Company is a place worth trying an interesting new brew. An establishment that preaches craft beer as their passion, the company loves to share their latest finds and obsessions in the beer industry. At Ocelot, you’ll be able to try anything from a huge Russian Imperial Stout to a seriously sour ale – and pretty much anything in between. Stop by their headquarters for some good music, a fresh IPA and some genuine hospitality.
While it’s apparent that there are a ton of things to do in Dulles, the town’s location is one of the main reasons you’ll never find yourself bored. Made complete with the Washington Dulles Airport, it is also just a short car ride away from downtown D.C. – another place that has a countless number of ventures to be explored.Even if you may just be passing through Dulles, it’s also an amazing place to consider moving to – home to Lerner Remington.
Literally steps away from the previously mentioned Dulles Town Center, Lerner Remington is also conveniently located near Dulles Toll Road, Route 28, Route 7 and the airport – and just a half hour drive to the countryside. 11 different floor planswith anywhere from 1 to 3 bedrooms are available to residents, along with a stunning set of community amenities (including a resort-style swimming pool and movie theater). Call 888-243-1443, or apply online for residency today.