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5 Airlie activities meeting attendees will love

We know an off-site meeting itinerary can be packed to the gills. As such, Airlie offers a variety of activities to enjoy whether your attendees have a few minutes or a few hours to spare. We pride ourselves on offering top notch meeting facilities and exceptional service to all who visit, and we think of our grounds as the heart of the Airlie experience. Rolling countryside, fresh air, lakes, and trees combined with a number of ways to enjoy the time al fresco make the meeting attendee experience truly whole. Photo credit: Michelle Chu #5: Sporting Clays Led by our…
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Harry’s 2018 Holiday Cocktails

“It’s that time of year when the world falls in love Ev’ry song you hear seems to say ‘Merry Christmas, May your New Year dreams come true…’” Frank Sinatra sure had it right, didn’t he? The holidays are such a magical time, especially for us at Airlie. The grounds are aglow with twinkle lights, families and friends are gathering together, and love and laughter fill the air. Our farm-to-table restaurant, Harry’s, has been open a full year, and hopefully you have had the chance to experience a meal there. From December 1-24 during regular hours, Harry’s will have complimentary house-made…
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7 Reasons to Host Your Holiday Party at Airlie

It’s not too late to plan your office holiday party. Here are seven reasons why you should host it at Airlie:   You Get Away from the Office No matter how many decorations you hang at the office, it’s … well, still the office. Your staff will appreciate a special, festive venue. 17 Beautiful Event Spaces With so many choices, Airlie has the perfect venue to accommodate parties of any size, from an intimate departmental dinner for six to a company-wide party for 200 employees. Stress-free Planning The holidays are crazy hectic. Our catering managers take care of all the…
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northern virginia travel packages with s'mores

The most wonderful time of the year? S’more season.

In our humble opinion, s’more season should be a contender for “the most wonderful time of the year.” The mere idea of s’mores can bring a smile to your face on an otherwise gloomy day. Gathering together with family and friends around the fire pit, enjoying quality time — and likely at some point debating how to roast the perfect marshmallow — is a sure way to create fond memories. First, a little history: According to Wikipedia(1), a recipe for “some more” first appeared in Tramping and Trailing with the Girl Scouts in 1927. While it is widely contested when…
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