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Best things to do in Springfield

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Shopping Centre
“Springfield Town center has several things to offer: - The usual shopping experience plus, behind the mall is a shopping plaza with even more options including a Home Depot. - It is a restaurant oais for those escaping 95 South and the 495 Traffic with several restaurants to choose from. - Farmers Market sets up shop in their parking lot on Saturday Mornings 10am-2pm.”
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Park
“Lake Accotink is the perfect place for some ecotourism and fun for the children. ”
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Route
“Love that I can pick out my seat on the internet. The chairs recline, are comfortable, and plenty of leg room between the rows, especially last row up in the upper level of the theater.”
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Restaurant
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“This is the coolest place to be in Springfield. The food is fabulous, the bar is happening and the atmosphere is young and hip ”
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Cinema
“Walking distance,,, and another theater 3 miles away at Springfield Town Center”
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Arcade
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“Chuck e Cheese for grown ups! Meaning beer. But there's still a ton of parents taking their kids there for some reason. Weird.”
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Shopping Centre
“Has groceries, stores, restaurants, and a movie theater. Only minutes away.”
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Grocery or Supermarket
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“It has a huge variety of healthy and hard to find items. Plus, great dining options.”
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Gym
“ A trampoline park but with foam pits, basketball hoop and dodgeball! How fun does that sound? From toddlers to adults - anyone can come and jump around and do backflips into the foam pit.”
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Restaurant
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“BEST tacos in D.C. proper. You'll have to venture out into MD or VA to find better, but you don't need to! Also have good burritos, salads, Mexican Coke/Jarritos and an array of Latin American sodas.”
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Food
“Fair Winds Brewing Company's brewery and tasting room caters to flavor-conscious consumers who want to drink exceptional, locally produced craft beers in their favorite restaurants or pubs, without having to make a separate trip to a brewpub.”
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Bar
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Cinema
“The theater has adjustable reclining seats and couches that are ridiculously comfy WITH pop-out trays to hold snacks, drinks, etc.”
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Café
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Bar
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“150+ beers on tap. Lots of people seem to pre-stage here on Friday & Saturday night before heading into downtown DC.”
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Metro Station
“6880 Frontier Dr, Springfield, VA 22150 You can park your car at this metro station parking lot to go to Washington DC as the parking there is limited. ”
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