VA Tax Free Holiday
August 6-8, 2021
The 3-day sales tax holiday starts the first Friday in August at 12:01 am and ends the following Sunday at 11:59 pm.
During the sales tax holiday, you can buy qualifying school supplies, clothing, footwear, hurricane and emergency preparedness items, and Energy Star™ and WaterSense™ products without paying sales tax.
What items are eligible?
- School supplies, clothing, and footwear
- Qualified school supplies – $20 or less per item
- Qualified clothing and footwear – $100 or less per item
- Hurricane and emergency preparedness products
- Portable generators – $1,000 or less per item
- Gas-powered chainsaws – $350 or less per item
- Chainsaw accessories – $60 or less per item
- Other specified hurricane preparedness items – $60 or less per item
- Energy Star™ and WaterSense™ products
- Qualifying Energy Star™ or WaterSense™ products purchased for noncommercial home or personal use – $2,500 or less per item
If you’re a lover of live music, then you live in the right place. Loudoun County if full of places to catch the notes, indoors and outdoors. Here are just some of the places you will find a free concert:
Lansdowne Town Center Village Green
Lansdowne Town Center has hosted both live music and movie nights in the past. Loudoun Mom Discounts Deals will update this page if/when they return post-pandemic.
Acoustics on the Green in Leesburg
Acoustic on the Green will be held this year on the Town Green at 25 W. Market in downtown.
Most Saturdays, June 5th – August 28th, 2021, 7pm. Bring your Lawn chairs and blankets. Pack a picnic or pick up something from one of downtown Leesburg’s restaurants.
No smoking or alcohol will be permitted and no pets, please. in case of inclement weather, the show will be cancelled.
Dulles Town Center Concerts on the Plaza
In the past, there have been concerts and other events outside on the Plaza at the Dulles Town Center mall (near PF Chang’s and The Cheesecake Factory). Loudoun Mom Discounts Deals will update this page if/when they return post-pandemic.
Dulles Town Center has also hosted kid-friendly Playdate Thursdays with a free concert in the past. We will be watching for their possible return as well.
Leesburg First Friday
Leesburg First Friday, downtown Leesburg, each first Friday of the month 6-9pm. There are many opportunities to listen to tunes of all kids throughout the town. Check the website or Facebook for venues or just wander around. You’re sure to find something that you enjoy. The monthly event has been on hiatus since February 2020, but will be back on July 2nd, 2021!
Every Monday from 11am-noon, Rocknoceros will rock the plaza as part of the Kids Summer Concert Series at One Loudoun. Runs June 7-August 30, 2021.
Cabana Nights on Saturdays, June 12 / July 10 / Aug 14, 2021 on the plaza allow for some adult entertainment this summer. Reserve a cabana ($) or just bring your own blanket or lawn chair to enjoy the live music. For line up visit the website.
This free concert series at Hillside Park in Broadlands is still in the planning stages for 2021. Loudoun Mom Discounts Deals will update this page if/when they return post-pandemic.
Brambleton Summer Concert Series
This free event is held in Legacy Park. Bring your blankets and chairs. Bring a picnic or grab dinner from one of the food trucks. Bring a photo ID to enjoy adult beverages.
Gates open at 6. Kid-friendly opening acts from 6:30-7:15pm. Headliners from 7:30-9:30pm.
*Shows are intended for only Brambleton residents and their guests. More info here.
The Village at Leesburg hosts a plaza party throughout late spring and into the summer on Friday and Saturday nights; May 1- September 25, 2021. These family friendly events invite you to purchase a drink from one of the neighboring restaurants and bring it out to the plaza to sip on while you enjoy the music. There are outdoor games, a bubble show, splashed and kids play area, plus lots of outdoor dining options along the plaza. You may want to bring your own chair and blanket as seating may sometimes fill up fast.
Hillsboro Music in the Gap
Join the Town of Hillsboro this summer for great music on most Fridays from July 2 – August 27, 2021 Lawn seating is FREE and based on first come, first served; bring blanket or lawn chairs. Premium verandah tickets for sale. Grounds open at 6:00pm. Concert begins at 7:00pm. Food and alcohol for purchase; no outside alcohol allowed. For more concert info visit the website.
Loudoun wineries often have free, live music.
Looking for FREE tunes for listening at home or while on a summer road trip. Yup, you can get that, too. Freegal is offered through Loudoun County Public Library and gives you three FREE download each week that are yours to keep. There is a pretty decent selection, too. The library also has free, live music for all ages. Check their event listings to see who, what, when and where.
Little Flower Consignments 2021 Summer Sale: Early Shopping Pass Giveaway
With two sales each year, once in the spring and again in the fall, Little Flower Consignments is one of the largest children’s consignment sales in Loudoun County. At the sale you will find gently used baby and children’s clothing, baby gear and furniture, accessories, toys, maternity, and more. Everything is priced far below retail.
We are giving away two free early admission passes to the Little Flower Consignments Spring Sale. Contest runs June 5th through June 7th. Passes are good for EARLY ADMISSION to the sale. Visit our Facebook page to enter. Winner will be selected at random and notified on June 8th.
There are a few changed to the sale this year. The first being that they waited until school was over for the year to use the school for the sale. Additionally, there will be no children allowed at the sale to comply with capacity limits. You may want to reserve your shopping entry, as walk ups may not be able to get in, again due to capacity limits. No shopping bags will be offered, so bring your own. The biggest change this year is that the sale will be held over two days. Make sure to visit the sales page for all the details.
Friday, June 18th and
Saturday, June 19th, 2021
St. Theresa’s School
21370 St Theresa Ln, Ashburn
Public Sale Friday: 2 – 5pm
Public Sale Saturday: 7 – 9am
Half-Price Saturday: 9:30am – noon
Dollar Dash: 3:30 – 5pm
Early admission pass holders: 11:00 am on Friday
Pre-Sale: 12:00 pm on Friday (teachers & military, and first responders, health care workers, & first time parents), MUST RESERVE YOUR SPOT
No strollers permitted inside sale area. No children, other than infants in soft carriers, will be admitted this year.
Eligibility: Little Flowers Consignment Early Shopping Pass Giveaway is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry. The contest is subject to federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
Sponsor: The contest is sponsored by Loudoun Mom Discounts and Deals and Little Flower Consignments, both located in Loudoun County, Virginia. The contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.
Agreement to Official Rules: Participation in the contest constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding. Winning prize is contingent upon being compliant with these official Rules and fulfilling all other requirements set forth herein.
Contest Period: The contest begins on June 5, 2021 and ends on June 7, 2021 at 11:59PM. Entries that are submitted before or after the contest period will be disqualified. Submissions will be accepted for the duration of the contest only online through Facebook.
How to Enter: Visit our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/LoudounMomDiscountsDeals) and follow the directions provided. Limit one (1) entry person, per Facebook account, and per household for the duration of the contest period. Entries received from any person, account, or household in excess of the stated limitation will be void. All entries become the property of the sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.
Prize Drawing: On or about June 8, 2021, Loudoun Mom Discounts and Deals will select potential winners in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received. The odds of being selected depend on the number of entries received. Loudoun Mom Discounts and Deals will attempt to notify the potential winners via Facebook messenger on or about June 8, 2021. If the potential winners cannot be contacted within two (2) days after the date of the first attempt to contact him/her, Loudoun Mom Discounts and Deals may select an alternate potential winner in his/her place at random from the remaining non-winning, eligible entries.
Winner Notification: The potential winners will be notified by Facebook messenger. Each winner will be required to respond within two (2) days of the date notice or attempted notice is sent, in order to claim his/her early shopping pass.
Prize: Two prizes given away. Each is an early admission pass to the Little Flowers Consignment Sale on June 18, 2021; one (1) pass for winner. Early admission begins at 11:00 am the first day of the sale.
General Conditions: If the contest is not capable of running as planned for any reason including, but not limited to, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, Internet failures and disruptions, and ISP problems, or any other causes, which, in the sponsor’s sole judgment, corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this contest, the sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion and determination of fairness, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest and to select winners from eligible entries received prior to such action, in accordance with these official rules. Sponsors may disqualify any entrant who tampers with the entry process, operation of the contest, or violates these official rules.