Sunlit tall grasses with distant trees. Aug 20, 2018

End of Summer Bucket List: Reston

It’s almost time for the changing of the seasons again. Take advantage of the final days of warm weather by heading to these local Reston spots near Aperture. No matter what you already have on your summer bucket list, here are a few more places you can visit in Reston before the end of the season hits.  

Spend an Evening at Walker Nature Center

Walker Nature Center knows what the end of summer is all about! Spend an evening here roasting marshmallows, stargazing and hiking or partaking in the Center’s unique nature programming. Walker Nature Center is an eight-minute drive from Aperture.  

Explore Roer’s Zoofari

Animal feeding, open air bus tours and exhibits galore, Roer’s Zoofari is the perfect place to spend a family day at the end of the summer season. The kids will love taking a ride on a camel and hanging out with beautiful, colorful birds. General admission ranges in price from $12 to $17. Roer’s Zoofari is a nine-minute drive from Aperture.    

See an Exhibit at the Greater Reston Arts Center

Have an artsy end of summer day by checking out an exhibit at the Greater Reston Arts Center. Head to the website to see what exhibits are happening right now. Greater Reston Arts Center is a seven-minute drive from Aperture.  

Dinner at Lake Anne Plaza

Grab dinner with a view by stopping by Lake Anne Plaza. Choose from a plethora of restaurants to suit your own individual tastes. Indulge in Fine Thai cuisine at Singh Thai or go for French at Café Montmartre. Or, go for a casual coffee, wine or beer at Lake Anne Coffee House. Lake Anne Plaza is an eight-minute drive from Aperture.   What’s on your end of summer bucket list? Let us know! We hope you fully relish in the final days of the summer season with friends, neighbors and loved ones.   Ready to call Aperture home? Contact us today for more information on life at Aperture or to schedule a tour.