Sunday, August 19, 1-1:45 p.m., Arlington County FairPig races, ponies, carnival rides and midway, and free music on the outdoor stage. Note there is no public parking at the fairgrounds. There are shuttles from Ballston and Pentagon City Metro, Arlington Career Center, I-66 parking garage, and also a free bike valet at the fairgrounds. Thomas Jefferson Community Center, 3501 Second Street South, Arlington, VA. 

Sunday August 5, 2-5 p.m.,  Waredaca Brewing Company. Enjoy craft beer and country music in the rustic splendor of this micro-brewery at a converted horse farm.  Some snacks available, and you can also bring your own food. Kid and dog friendly.  4017 Damascus Rd., Laytsonville, MD.

Photos #1, 3-5 by Gael Colliguet http://www.gaelcolliguet.com/