Forget the drive to Skyline Drive. Our leaf-peeping tours offer spectacular vistas close to D.C.

Pick a Pumpkin
Fall Arts Guide
Washington Post critics preview the season's best new exhibits, films, theater, dance and concerts.
Seasonal sights
For tastings, kid-friendly festivals or countryside views, these area wineries make great daytrips.
Date ideas
The Going Out Gurus suggest perfect fall dates, including apple picking, cooking classes and leisurely bike rides.
Find big screens, drink deals, discounted wings and Redskins cheerleaders at these sports bars.
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