The LightUP Fest, a culture rich lights exhibit that combines traditional Chinese lanterns with modern lighting technology, will debut in the Washington Metro area on Nov. 8, 2018 at One Loudoun on 20 acres of land. The exhibit will open daily for 8 weeks consecutively from 5: 30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. until Jan. 2nd. Over 150,000 people will be able to enjoy the displays during the Festival duration and partake in entertainment, food, interactive craft activities and many more! http://thelightupfest.com/
As the largest light display held in East Coast, The LightUP Fest is unique in marrying the old and the new to present a wondrous and delightful experience for all. It uses the latest lighting technology to showcase the rich heritage, tradition and culture of the world. With 77 stunning displays presented in different themes, the LightUP Fest promises a magical night for everyone that visits. The 4 major themes are Tour of Fantasy; Freedom America; Mysterious East and Magical World. One of the featured highlights unique to this exhibit is the display of the Capitol Hill Building.
In addition to incredible artisan crafted light displays, there will also be a daily performance of acrobats, dancers and musicians that are included in the exhibit. An international food court with great variety of unique cuisine including street food chefs from China will also be on site for the enjoyment of the attendees. An interactive craft and art section will showcase the intricate culture and tradition with hands on activities for all age groups to participate and enjoy.
Small Business Awards
For 24 years, the Loudoun County Small Business Awards have been the most prestigious honors celebrating the best small businesses, entrepreneurs and nonprofit organizations in our Loudoun community. Make plans now to secure your seat, or even a full table, on November 1, 2018 when the winners in 10 categories including the top prize, the 2018 Small Business of the Year . Winners announced in front of a live audience of more than 400 of Loudoun’s top business and community leaders.
The Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce honors local heroes, from Public Safety personnel to ordinary citizens, for their courageous, often lifesaving actions in 2017 at the 33rd Annual Valor Awards ceremony on Friday, April 20th at The National Conference Center. The entire Loudoun County business community is invited to attend these Annual Valor Awards to help honor these dedicated public servants for their selfless acts of heroism and commitment to protecting our families, our neighbors and our community!
On January 25, 2019, we will welcome & celebrate the leadership of our 2018 Chairman of the Board, Mitch Sproul (Toth Financial) and welcome in our new Chairman, Lisa Kimball (the Arc of Loudoun) and honor the Community Leadership Awards Finalists.
SuperHero 5k & Kids Fun Run
As a Signature Chamber event, the SuperHero 5k Run and Kids Fun Run offered companies a great way to show Loudoun County their commitment to healthy living for your employees and our community.
36th Annual Golf Classic
On August 20, 2018, we will host our 36th Annual Golf Classic event at the award-winning Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf course, The Club at Creighton Farms. This course is one of the finest on the Eastern Seaboard — is nothing short of spectacular. This event has been Loudoun County’s Premier business golf tournament for three decades.