Filene Center at Wolf Trap
Drive a bit west of Washington, and have a picnic on the lawn while enjoying live music.
Where --1551 Trap Road, Vienna, Va.
Web site --wolftrap.org
Notable --The stage is visible from almost all lawn spots, and patrons may bring refreshments. Because of decibel restrictions, the music won't leave your ears ringing long after the show.
Vibe --Warm and welcoming.
What to wear --Let the weather guide your outfit choices. Casual wear will do just fine.
Crowd --College-age hippies and music lovers, baby boomers and everyone in between.
Music --Coming shows: Steve Miller Band, Hootie and the Blowfish and Peter Paul & Mary.