Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Brambleton hosts double header kicking off Sizzlin’ Summer Concerts & ending with a Spectacular Firework Display

Brambleton's Town Center features music and entertainment for the community this summer on a regular basis. Kicking off the season, the Freedom Festival and Youth Fest promise major entertainment on Saturday, June 26 from 2 to 10 p.m. Nationally known Frontiers (journeytributeband.com), a Journey tribute band, will be on hand for musical entertainment. Also planned are free events, music by local bands, exhibits and educational offerings, and of course, delicious food throughout the day, followed by a spectacular fireworks display. Brambleton, Soave Real Estate, and Miller & Smith are grand sponsors of this year's Youth Fest.

The sounds of dance music from the past four decades, rock and roll, hip hop, and blues, will drift through the community of Brambleton when the
Sizzlin' Summer Concert Series comes to the Town Center in July and August. Exciting live performances are planned on Thursdays at 7 p.m. on July 1, 15 and 29, and Aug. 12 and 26. Sponsored by the Brambleton Town Center Associates, the concerts are open to the public at no charge. Enjoy dinner at one of the Town Center's vibrant eateries, and bring a chair or blanket to the Town Center plaza to join the fun from 7 to 9 p.m.

Kicking off the first performance on July 1 is the '80s tribute band, The Reagan Years (
thereaganyears.com), which is making headlines in venues across the mid-Atlantic states. On July 15, enjoy Rob Byer (myspace.com/robbyer) with his mix of blue collar country and southern music. On July 29, theVips (thevipsband.com) will be on hand to present four decades of popular music. On August 12, The Monster Band (themonsterband.com) brings the sounds of Funk and R&B. The summer series concludes on Aug. 26 with the popular tunes from Hyjinx (hyjinxband.com), a Rock cover band with a mix of popular music.

For additional information, visit Brambleton's website,
http://www.brambleton.com/, or call the Brambleton Welcome Center at 703-542-2925.

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Brambleton is a development of Soave Enterprises, L.L.C.,
http://www.soave.com/. Soave Enterprises is a diversified management and investment company founded by Detroit businessman Anthony L. Soave. Soave Enterprises provides strategic planning, financial and other management resources to its affiliated business ventures in the real estate, automotive retailing, beer distribution, scrap metal, industrial services and transportation industries, among others. Recently, Forbes Magazine ranked Soave Enterprises as the 251st largest privately held company in the United States.

Monday, May 17, 2010

Brambleton's May Update - Youth Fest 2010 coming June 26th to Brambleton

Latest Development Pictures - Please Click here to view all the latest Phase III development pictures (Winchester's Danfield model, Van Metre’s Parkside model, Miller & Smith’s Grand Vista model, Beazer Towns Chandler & Chatham models, etc.) Click here for a list of all our builders contact information.

Pulte Single Family Homes is now open for sale - Pulte Homes are now selling their single family homes in Brambleton starting from the upper $400s. For more information, please click here.

Van Metre's Brand New Gramercy Townhome Model is now open! Click here to view photos of their new model home. For more information, please click here.

Youth Fest 2010 coming June 26th to Brambleton - New Venue & Grand Sponsors Announced! Loudoun Youth Inc., Loudoun County Parks, Recreation and Community Services, along with the Youth Advisory Council, are pleased to announce that Youth Fest 2010 will be held on Saturday, June 26th from 2:00-8:00 pm at theBrambleton Town Center thanks to the generosity of their Grand Sponsors —Brambleton/Soave Real Estate and Miller & Smith. Brambleton Group and Miller & Smith each donated $10,000 to help promote Youth Fest 2010. Click here to view the full Press Release.

Sport & Health Grand Opening June 12th - Sport & Health anticipate opening their doors June 1st but their Grand Opening is scheduled for Saturday, June 12th. The equipment is in, outdoor pool is full and the landscaping is done, all we need now are the members! Click here for the latest pics. Please note that the special offer of one free adult membership with a new home purchase is valid only for those new homes located in the Overlook & Emerald Ridge neighborhoods.

Brambleton’s Sizzlin’ Summer Concert Series Confirmed
July 1, The Reagan Years – http://www.thereaganyears.com/
July 15, Rob Byer - http://www.myspace.com/robbyer
July 29, The VIPs (no signed contract yet) - http://thevipsband.com/
August 12, The Monster Band - http://www.themonsterband.com/
August 26, Hyjinx - http://www.hyjinxband.com/
For a list of all the events in Brambleton, please click here.
Freedom Fest Sponsorship Information, please click here.

Brambleton’s May Community News - Step Sisters make history as the #2 Fundraising Team in the Region. Click here to view newsletter.

Brambleton’s Farmers Market Kicks Off - Brambleton’s Farmers Market is now open and held at a new location behind Regal Fox Cinemas. The Market runs every Sunday from 9am-1pm. Please click here for the full list of vendors – the vendors will continue to grow as more fresh produce is ready.

Social TV on Verizon FiOS - YouTube & Internet Radio are a Smash Hit on Verizon FiOS http://bit.ly/dj7VTw. Coming Soon – Techcierge for FiOS, Blackberry & iPhone for Brambletonians

Redskins News – Cooley’s Rally for the Cure hosted by Caliente in Brambleton! The 2nd annual Cooley’s for the Cure event will be held next Tuesday, May 18, at Caliente – the cost is $50 per person. All profits go to Eastern Loudoun Relay for Life Briar Woods FBLA team, which Nancy is the adviser for. The event begins at 6:30 p.m. and will go until around 8:30 p.m. Click here for tickets & more information.

Falcons Win Big - Briar Woods High School clinched its first-ever Dulles District regular-season title with a convincing 8-1 win over Park View Thursday night in Ashburn. Click here for the full story.

Loudoun County Economic Development May News - Tim Hemsett introduces himself as Loudoun County Government's new county administrator. Click here for newsletter.

Loudoun County amps up economic development efforts - The Loudoun County Department of Economic Development will spend $30,000 by the end of June to reach beyond the region to lure companies nationwide. “Loudoun is no longer the sleepy little community. We are in the big leagues and are backing it up,” Read more: Loudoun County amps up economic development efforts - Washington Business Journal:

Dulles Metro May News - Aerial Superstructure Construction Begins. Click here for the full story.

StoneSpring Medical Center receives final approval - Supervisors approve second county hospital – please click here for the full story.

Social Media Event – Wed., June 16th. The Loudoun Small Business Development is launching their first ever Social Media Event Wednesday, June 16th. If you would like to join in on the fun, you first have to join them on facebook & twitter!

Other stories worth noting: Region No. 2 among strongest economies: D.C. Metro area is apparently still booming; Did you know? More than 50% of the world’s Internet traffic passes through Loudoun; Commercial Markets May Turn Around in 2011

Saturday, May 8, 2010

Mother's Day Specials at the BTC!

Blue Ridge Grill – Happy Mother’s Day! We open at 10:00 a.m. every Sunday, serving our full brunch and lunch menus until 3:00 p.m. Our dinner menu is available until 9:30 p.m. In addition to the great steaks, crab cakes and ribs on our menu, this Mother’s Day we are featuring a Shrimp Cocktail Appetizer and a Halibut Entrée special as well as Strawberry Shortcake and Key Lime Pie for dessert. Reservations are suggested for the first hour we are open. Minimize your wait the rest of the day with our “Phone Ahead Wait List”. Call us on your way here or up to 2 hours ahead of your estimated arrival to receive priority seating. 703-327-1047 http://brambleton.com/merchants/?q=blueridgegrill

Johnny Rockets – For Mothers day, receive $5.00 off purchases over $30.00.

Nick’s Corner Grill – Bring Mom in for a special menu including Filet Oscar, Broiled Scallops, Salmon stuffed with Crabmeat, and Chicken stuffed with Sundried Tomato & Feta. Every Mom will receive a complimentary slice of our homemade Cheesecake! For reservations, call 703-327-7844. Happy Mother's Day!

My Thai Place – Although words can never express your gratitude for all she does, let our family help you say, “Thank You”. Make Your Mother’s Day a Special and Memorable Dinner at My Thai Place from 12:00 - 10:00 p.m. Enjoy our regular menu with a complimentary Bloody Mary, Sparkling Rose or O Fizz for Mom (with a purchase of one entrée). Recommended for Mom: Soft Shell Crab with four variety toppings to choose from.

Asian Spice Café Mother’s day Special – Show Mom how truly special she is by treating her to a fantastic Lunch or Dinner at Asian Spice Café. Please come and check out our mother’s day special menu. Sample special menu: Seaweed Salad at $2.99, California Roll $2.99, Shrimp Tempura Roll $4.99, Manhattan Roll $6.95. Reservation recommended. Call 703-327-2525 ahead to minimize your wait. For more information, please visit our website.

Monday, May 3, 2010

Youth Fest 2010 coming June 26th to Brambleton

New Venue & Grand Sponsors Announced

May 3, 2010 (Brambleton, VA) -- Loudoun Youth Inc., Loudoun County Parks, Recreation and Community Services, along with the Youth Advisory Council, are pleased to announce that Youth Fest 2010 will be held on Saturday, June 26th from 2:00-8:00 pm at the Brambleton Town Center thanks to the generosity of their Grand Sponsors —Brambleton/Soave Real Estate and Miller & Smith. Brambleton Group and Miller & Smith each donated $10,000 to help promote Youth Fest 2010.

Pictured L-R: Bill May--Vice President, Miller & Smith; Alvin Hall--Chief Executive Officer/Partner, Miller & Smith; Kristin Garrett--Loudoun Parks & Recreation; Carol Kost--President Loudoun Youth; Bill Fox--Chief Operating Officer, Brambleton Group, Soave Real Estate.

This 5th annual event, which has become the Summer Season Kick-Off Event for middle and high school-age youth of Loudoun County, features an afternoon and evening of free events including live music by local youth bands, interactive exhibits/inflatables, and educational information and exhibits from local nonprofit organizations including health organizations, after-school programs and drug/alcohol prevention programs. The band line-up will be announced in the coming days.

According to Loudoun Youth Inc. President, Carol Kost, “We’re very excited and thankful that our Grand Sponsors Brambleton/Soave Real Estate and Miller & Smith have recognized the importance of Youth Fest to the teens of Loudoun County. It is so important to provide safe, fun events that the teens of our area can enjoy. Brambleton is the perfect venue and we are extremely grateful to both of our sponsors for their continued support of our organization.”

Brambleton is an award-winning Loudoun County Master Planned Community developed by Soave Real Estate. It is one of the first wireless high-tech communities in the country, incorporating approximately nearly 2,000 acres with approximately 6,200 single-family homes, townhomes, luxury apartments, and condominiums tailored to meet the needs of singles, couples, maturing families and active adults.

Miller & Smith is the third-largest private builder in the Washington metropolitan area. Over the last decade, no other builder in the region has won more Monument Awards, our industry’s most prestigious competition recognizing superior home design and community planning. Miller & Smith has successfully created communities of every size and scope imaginable and since its inception in 1964, we’ve built over 5,000 single family homes, 8,000 townhomes and 2,000 condominiums.

Loudoun Youth Inc. is Loudoun County’s premier non-profit organization dedicated to supporting and developing programs that provide teens positive out-of-school activities in safe environments…helping teens become connected, engaged and contributing members of our community. Since its inception in 2005, Loudoun Youth has raised and invested over $490,000 for youth programs throughout Loudoun County. Visit our website at www.loudounyouth.org .