GAINESVILLE, Va. - This week's FOX 5 ZIP TRIP takes us to GAINESVILLE! Located about an hour from Washington, D.C., Gainesville is a historical treasure and an amazing place for a quick getaway!
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There are so many fun things to do when visiting GAINESVILLE it's hard to keep count! Here are THE 5 MUST STOPS that you just can't miss when taking your own ZIP TRIP!
CABELA'S: This is a true destination store for outdoor enthusiasts. From archery to boating to fishing and camping - this store has it all. Even a fudge shop to satisfy your sweet tooth.
FARM BREW LIVE: There's a lot to do here on this 8-acre campus! Features include craft beer by 2 silos brewing company, craft food and live music. local bands perform at the yard live from Tuesday through Sunday!
SILVER LAKE REGIONAL PARK: Escape the city for some relaxation at this recreation park! Go fishing on the 23-acre lake for bluegill and largemouth bass. Outdoor summer camps are popular here too!
JIFFY LUBE LIVE: Since 1995 this popular outdoor performance amphitheater has hosted big names like the Dave Mathews Band, Pearl Jam and Wiz Khalifa! it's just 35 miles from D.C. and seats 25,000 people. Come check out a live show in one of the area's largest music performance venues!
MURLARKEY DISTILLED SPIRITS: Distilled with all-natural and locally sourced ingredients, Murlarkey produces award winning spirits on site! it started with a 23-gallon copper still and a dream and has evolved into a legacy. They've worked hard to perfect these spirits. take a tour or come for a tasting. from vodka to gin and whiskey...you won't be disappointed!
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