Check out Patch’s list of local events happening Sunday.
Holiday Model Train Display and Show
- Where: Fairfax Station Railroad Museum, Fairfax Station
- When: Sunday, Dec. 2 from Noon – 4 p.m.
- Why Go: The museum’s biggest event of the year will include model trains, gingerbread cookies, a visit from Santa Claus and more.
- Price: Adults: $5; Children: $1
- Where: Lee Center Exhibit Hall, Alexandria
- When: Sunday, Dec. 2 from 1 – 5 p.m.
- Why Go: This 38th annual event benefits the United States Marine Corps Toys for Tots Drive. All toys and proceeds collected will be distributed in the Washington DC metropolitan area.
- Price: Recommended donation for each couple is a new, unopened toy or a $10 minimum contribution (singles $5).
Holiday Shops and Craft Fairs:
- Holiday Arts and Craft Show at Audrey Moore RECenter, Annandale. Saturday, Dec. 1 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Sunday, Dec. 2 from 10 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
- Beyond Fortune Cookies: China Then & Now at Centreville Regional Library, Centreville. Sunday, Dec. 2 at 3 p.m. For ages 10 and up. FREE – Registration Required.
- Read, Sing and Play Baby! at Barrett Branch Library, Alexandria. Sunday, Dec. 2 at 4 p.m. For ages 0-11 months. FREE.
- Dr. Seuss: If I Ran the Nature Center… at Hidden Oaks Nature Center, Annandale. Sunday, Dec. 2 at 2 p.m. For ages 3 and up. $6 - $8 per person – Registration Required.
- Gardeners’ Holiday: Puppet Show at Green Spring Gardens, Annandale. Sunday, Dec. 2 at 2 p.m. For ages 2 and up. $3 - $5 per person – Registration Required.