2023 Middleburg Christmas Parade

The streets of Middleburg were packed on Saturday for the town’s annual Christmas parades.  Community members from all over gathered to watch mounted foxhunt riders and hounds from The Middleburg Hunt travel down Washington Street. That parade was followed at 2 p.m. by the town’s regular parade complete with marching bands, vintage cars, Mayor Bridge … Read more

2023 Veteran’s Day Celebration

We had a great turnout for Veteran’s Day in Middleburg. First, Boy Scout Troop 2950 cooked a heartfelt breakfast for our Veterans, expressing gratitude not only for their service but also for their enduring support of the troop. Following breakfast, we convened in front of the Post Office to unveil our Middleburg Hometown Heroes Banner … Read more

Memorial Day Pasta Feed 2023

Memorial Day is a time when we come together as a community to honor and remember the brave men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice while serving in the military. Middleburg American Legion Post 195 and Haymarket American Legion Post 1799 commemorated the day by organizing a special Pasta Feed as a show of … Read more

Poppy Drive 2023

In honor of Remembrance Day and Memorial Day weekend, members of American Legion Post 295 took to the streets, distributing Poppies in front of Middleburg Safeway and Giant in Aldie. This heartfelt gesture aimed to commemorate the sacrifices of fallen servicemen and women and support veterans and their families. Throughout the weekend, volunteers dedicated their … Read more

Boys / Girls State Interviews

American Legion Boys and Girls State programs are a fantastic opportunity for young people to learn about civic engagement and leadership. To select the most qualified candidates for these programs, the American Legion Post 295 conducted interviews with high school students from several local schools. Both programs will be conducted from┬áSunday June 18 to Saturday … Read more

Annual Pig Roast

American Legion Post 295 recently held its first annual Pig Roast on Saturday, March 18th, 2023. The event was a huge success, with Legionnaires from nearby Ashburn, Haymarket, and Purcellville Posts in attendance. The event was held as an opportunity for Legionnaires to come together and socialize over delicious food and drinks. The star of … Read more

Town of Middleburg: Grant Writing Workshop

American Legion Post 295 recently hosted the town of Middleburg’s quarterly grant writing workshop led by the Director of Business Development and Community Partnerships of Middleburg, Ali MacIntyre. This workshop is designed to help non-profits of Middleburg learn about and apply for local grants and better understand the grant writing process. The workshop was attended … Read more

Middleburg Christmas Parade 2022

American Legion Post 295 was thrilled to participate once again in the annual Middleburg Christmas Parade in 2022. As in previous years, the Post served as a staging area for parade participants, as well as having our own float in the parade. The float was a festive display of American flags, patriotic decorations, and holiday … Read more

Veterans Day – Lost Barrel Brewing

American Legion Post 295 was recently invited to attend a Veterans Day celebration at Lost Barrel Brewing in Middleburg, VA. We were honored to participate in this event, which was designed to honor and recognize the service of our nation’s Veterans. As a Post, we set up a table at the event to showcase our … Read more