Raise your spirits with a toast to escaping the city. Loudoun County is just 25 miles outside of DC, but it’s a peaceful world away. Relax with a glass at one of more than 40 local wineries. Notavia matches their wines with musical genres for a unique pairing. Go for something a little stronger at the Catoctin Creek Distillery’s acclaimed whiskey, gin, and brandy. Or explore the more than 20 breweries along the Loudoun County Ale Trail. If you’re not feeling a drink, Downtown Leesburg has art galleries, antique malls, and local stores for you to explore. Or head out to one of the many Civil War battlefields and historic sites in the area, including Harpers Ferry. Escape from DC is just 25 miles away – and still close to Dulles Airport.