About Historic Occoquan & Lake Ridge

The Town of Occoquan, Virginia – probably one of the most charming historic small towns in America, is home to a collection of eclectic restaurants, shops, and art studios perfect for any getaway.

Located along the storied and scenic Occoquan River – the small mill town is ideal for that perfect vacation picture. Attractions include the historic shopping district, Mill House Museum, a Virginia LOVE sign and River Mill Park.

Greater Occoquan and the surrounding area is known as Lakeridge – is home to a variety of shopping, recreation, and entertainment options for visitors. Visitors can enjoy paddleboarding at Lake Ridge Park, racing the tracks at NOVABMX, or solving clues at The Escape Room.

Things to See & Do in Occoquan

Eat & Drink in Occoquan

Upcoming Events in Occoquan:


Occoquan’s Pop Up Artisan Markets - River Mill Park

May 8, 2021 - July 11, 2021

Get ready to pop & shop! Mark your calendars for Occoquan’s Pop Up Artisan Markets coming this Spring! We will feature THREE...

2021 Occoquan Blessing of the Fleet

May 15, 2021

This year marks the 20th Anniversary of the ORMA Blessing of the Fleet, which is dedicated to the loving memory of Patricia Croft, who...

Spring Spirits Ghost Bar Crawl (Must be 21)

June 12, 2021

Spring into the Spirits! Don't worry this experience wont scare you as much as it will amaze you. If you enjoy going to bars, ghostly...

African Safari and Dive Trip - Patriot Scuba

October 1, 2021 - October 14, 2021

Ready for an experience of a lifetime? Join Rob Currer and Patriot Scuba for an African adventure. The Adventure spans Oct 1 thru 14...

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Things to See & Do in Lake Ridge

Eat & Drink in Lakeridge

Upcoming Events in Lake Ridge:


Saturday Beer Garden Concert & Food Series at Water's End Brewing

April 24, 2021

Saturday Beer Garden Concert & Food Series Kickoff - Every Saturday beginning March 27! (LAKE RIDGE ONLY) Experience local food...

Washington DC - Lake Ridge Par 3 Wednesday League

April 28, 2021 - September 1, 2021

Ready to play Spark Golf? Spark is a 9-hole, social golf league organized to be casual and fun, with a touch of friendly competition....

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Places to Stay Near Occoquan & Lake Ridge