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:


Neabsco Creek Penguin Paddling Tour

September 19, 2021

Our Neabsco tour is a gem. Wildlife is abundant. Eagles, beavers, herons and all sorts of waterfowl can be seen on this tour. The...

BS After Dark

September 24, 2021 - December 31, 2021

Now Open until 11pm Friday & Saturday! Have you tried Courtney's fabulous cocktails! Join us for BS After Dark (9-11pm Friday &...

Historic Occoquan Fall Arts and Crafts Show

September 25, 2021 - September 26, 2021

The Craft Show will include both contemporary and country crafters and artisans from Occoquan and from all around the United States.

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...

Occoquan 2021 River Paddle Challenge

October 2, 2021

The race starts at 10am and can be viewed from the dock behind Mamie Davis Park. No tickets required to watch! Registration to...

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Things to See & Do in Lake Ridge

Eat & Drink in Lakeridge

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Places to Stay Near Occoquan & Lake Ridge