“Woodlands: Recent Work by Vivian Milholen” Milholen’s work explores nature using a combination of photography and quilting. Through July 6. Workhouse Arts Center, Building W-6, 9601 Ox Rd., Lorton. 703-584-2900. www.workhousearts.org. Free.
BuddhaFest The four-day festival features speakers — including ABC news anchor Dan Harris, “Be Here Now” author Ram Dass and Roshi Joan Halifax, founder of the Upaya Institute and Zen Center in Santa Fe — films such as “The Whale,” meditation and music. Thursday 5:30-9:30 p.m., Friday
7-10:30 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-10:30 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Artisphere, 1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. 703-875-1100. www.buddhafest.org. $12.50-$89.
“Cloak and Dagger” Four actors portray nearly 20 characters in a musical mystery comedy. Thursday-Friday at 8 p.m., Saturday at 2 and 8 p.m., Sunday at 2 and 7 p.m., Tuesday-Wednesday at 7:30 p.m., through July 6. Signature Theatre, 4200 Campbell Ave., Arlington. 703-820-9771. www.signature-theatre.org. $29-$93.
“Look at Me: How Veterans View Themselves” Self-portraits created by veterans and service members, all amateur artists, at Fort Belvoir and Walter Reed and in the Northern Virginia area. Artist reception and pop-up exhibit of combat paper art at
7 p.m. Through July 27. Workhouse Arts Center, McGuireWoods Gallery, 9601 Ox Rd., Lorton. 703-584-2900. www.workhousearts.org. Free.
Nitehawks Swing Band The band performs outdoors, weather permitting, as part of the Vienna Summer on the Green concert series. 6:30 p.m. Vienna Town Green, 144 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. 703-255-6360. www.viennava.gov. Free.
“Pride and Prejudice” Castaways Repertory Theatre and the Homeschool Theatre Troupe stage Jane Austen’s classic novel. Friday at 7 p.m., Saturday at
1:30 p.m., through June 28. Dr. A.J. Ferlazzo Building, 15941 Donald Curtis Dr., Woodbridge. www.homeschooltheatretroupe.com. $10.
Chris Kattan The stand-up comedian starred on “Saturday Night Live” from 1995 to 2003. Friday-Saturday at 7:30 and 10 p.m. Arlington Cinema ’N’ Drafthouse, 2903 Columbia Pike, Arlington. 703-486-2345. www.arlingtondrafthouse.com. $25.
The Alexandria Singers The 60-member group presents “Road Trip” and invites the audience to sing along. Friday at 7:30 p.m., Saturday at 2 and 7:30 p.m. First Baptist Church, 2932 King St., Alexandria. 703-941-7464. www.alexandriasingers.com. $20-$25, seniors, military and students $15, children 5 and younger $5.
“A Midsummer Night’s Dream” The Learning Theater performs the Shakespeare comedy. Friday at 7:30 p.m., Saturday at 2 and 7:30 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m. ArtSpace Falls Church, 410 S. Maple Ave., Falls Church. 703-593-5697. www.creativecauldron.org. $12-$15.
Mother Falcon The 18-member orchestral indie rock band released “You Knew” last year. With the Family Crest and the Sea Life. 8 p.m. Artisphere, 1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. 703-875-1100. www.artisphere.com. $15.
Retrosessionists Comedy Improv Performers take audience suggestions and turn them into scenes and games. 8 p.m. The Athenaeum, 201 S. Prince St., Alexandria. 703-548-0035. www.nvfaa.org. $10.
The Lauren Mitchell Band The Florida-based blues and rock singer performs from her latest album, “Please Come Home.”
8 p.m. Alexandria Old Town Theater, 8151 / 2 King St., Alexandria. 703-683-8888. www.theoldtowntheater.com. $12-$20.
U.S. Army Blues The band performs jazz music of the greats and original compositions as part of the Music in the Parks series. 8 p.m. Lubber Run Amphitheater, North Columbus Street and Second Street North, Arlington. 703-228-1850. www.usarmyband.com. Free.
“Pixar in Concert” The National Symphony Orchestra performs the scores of “Finding Nemo,” “Up,” “Toy Story” and other animated movies as scenes from the movies appear on the big screen. 8:30 p.m. Wolf Trap, Filene Center, 1551 Trap Rd., Vienna. 703-255-1900. www.wolftrap.org. $30-$58.
Clifton Wine Festival The eighth annual festival features Virginia wines, crafts, food and live music in the historic town of Clifton. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Children’s Park, Clifton Road and Chapel Street, Clifton. www.cliftonwine.com. $15, taster ticket $25, children 5-15 $5.
Loudoun Youth Fest The ninth annual event, organized by teens, features local teen bands, exhibits, games, food and prizes, sponsored by the nonprofit Loudoun Youth, Loudoun County Parks, Recreation and Community Services and the Youth Advisory Council. 2-8 p.m. The Barn at One Loudoun, 20450 Savin Hill Dr., Ashburn. 703-724-1111. www.loudounyouth.org. $10.
Acoustic Eidolon Focus Music presents the folk/Celtic duo featuring Joe Scott on his custom-made double-neck guitjo (a 14-string banjo/guitar hybrid) and Hannah Alkire on cello. With Nicole Belanus. 7 p.m. St. Aidan’s Episcopal Church, 8531 Riverside Rd., Alexandria. 703-380-3151. www.acousticeidolon.com. $18.
Acoustic on the Green Northern Virginia songwriter and guitarist Luke Brindley performs. 7 p.m. Leesburg Town Green, 25 W. Market St., Leesburg. 703-777-2420. www.acousticonthegreen.com. Free.
Ballroom social dance Each month a new style of dance will be taught. Refreshments and cash bar. Dress is casual. All dancing levels welcome. Mini lessons 7:30-8 p.m., open dance 8-10:30 p.m. Workhouse Arts Center, McGuireWoods Gallery, 9601 Ox Rd., Lorton. 703-584-2900. www.workhousearts.org. Open dance $10, mini lessons $5.
Reston Concerts on the Town Big Joe and the Dynaflows perform. 7:30-10 p.m., through Aug. 30. Reston Town Center Pavilion, 1818 Discovery St., Reston. 703-912-4062. www.restontowncenter.com/concerts. Free.
“Jazz, Blues and Broadway” Pianist John Eaton and bassist Tommy Cecil perform popular and classic American songs. 8 p.m. McLean Community Center, Alden Theatre, 1234 Ingleside Ave., McLean. 703-790-0123. www.aldentheatre.org. $27.
Singalong “Grease” The T-Birds and Pink Ladies invite participants to belt out their favorite songs from the 1978 film. 8:30 p.m. Wolf Trap, Filene Center, 1551 Trap Rd., Vienna. 703-255-1900. www.wolftrap.org. $25-$38.
Liberia Plantation summer tour Visit the historic 1825 plantation house built by William and Harriet Weir. Noon. Sundays through Aug. 31. Manassas Museum, 9101 Prince William St., Manassas. 703-368-1873. www.manassasmuseum.org. $5, seniors and children $4, age 5 and younger free.
Tribute to Paul Simon Luke Brindley, Todd Wright, Anthony Fiacco and Mike Clem come together to tell stories and perform original and cover songs paying tribute to Paul Simon. 7 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. 703-255-1566. www.jamminjava.com. $16.
Zac Brown Band The Georgia band is on its Great American Road Trip tour. 7 p.m. Jiffy Lube Live, 7800 Cellar Door Dr., Bristow. 703-754-6400. www.jiffylubelive.com. $29.50-$68.50.
The Art of Ballroom Dance Learn the fox trot, waltz, tango, swing, salsa and more. Beginners 7-7:45 p.m., advanced
7:45-8:30 p.m., practice 8:30-9 p.m. The Athenaeum, 201 S. Prince St., Alexandria. 703-548-0035. www.nvfaa.org. $15.
Potomac Nationals The P-Nats host Salem for three games. Sunday-Tuesday at 7:05 p.m. G. Richard Pfitzner Stadium,
7 County Complex Ct., Woodbridge. $9-$16, Monday $1.
The 77s The rock-and-roll trio is touring for the first time in six years. 8 p.m. Jammin’ Java, 227 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. 703-255-1566. www.jamminjava.com. $15-$20.
“Frozen Music” A photography exhibit featuring new works by Alan Sislen. Through Aug. 3. Torpedo Factory Art Center, Multiple Exposures Gallery, Studio 31, 105 N. Union St., Alexandria. 703-683-2205. www.multipleexposuresgallery.com. Free.
“Nature’s Accents” Local artists Gail Darnell and Marianne Cordyack exhibit their oil paintings and salt-fired stoneware. Through July 7. Artists’ Undertaking, 309 Mill St., Occoquan. 703-494-0584. www.theartistsundertaking.com. Free.
Joe Henry The singer-songwriter released his latest album, “Invisible Hour,” this year. With Sarah Lee Guthrie and Johnny Irion. 7:30 p.m. Birchmere, 3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria. 703-549-7500. www.birchmere.com. $25.
Vienna Summer on the Green Concert Series Beatle Kids perform children’s songs. 6:30 p.m. Vienna Town Green, 144 Maple Ave. E., Vienna. 703-255-6360. www.viennava.gov. Free.
3Local artists Gail Darnell and Marianne Cordyack exhibit their oil paintings and salt-fired stoneware. Through July 7. Artists’ Undertaking, 309 Mill St., Occoquan. 703-494-0584. www.theartistsundertaking.com. Free.