Arlington Agenda is a listing of interesting events for the week ahead in Arlington County.
Grub For Good
Potomac River Running Store (4501 North Fairfax Drive)
Time: 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Come out to Grub for Good, a 5K fun run and happy hour that engages the running community to support those struggling with food and body image issues, while fighting the stigma that surrounds eating disorders.
Unplugged at Market Common Clarendon
Market Common Clarendon (2700 Clarendon Blvd)
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Come and enjoy live music by popular local bands performing acoustic remixes of their work every Thursday evening, June through August.
Rock at The Row
Pentagon Row (1101 South Joyce Street)
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
This weekly event will take place behind Champps Americana Restaurant on Thursday nights from 7pm-9pm, June 6th through August 22nd.
Rosslyn’s Film Fest: Risky Business*
Gateway Park (1300 Lee Highway)
Time: 8:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Moviegoers are encouraged to bring a picnic and a blanket. Films begin at dusk, approximately 8:00 p.m. Before the show, enjoy games and prizes. Rain or shine.
Saturday Morning Footy*
Bluemont Park (601 North Manchester Street)
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
A youth Australian football program that teaches the skills and rules of Australian football to boys and girls aged 5 to 15.
1st Annual APS Student Film Festival
HB Woodlawn Auditorium (4100 North Vacation Lane)
Time: 3:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Come hear what Arlington’s newest generation of filmmakers has to say, celebrate their creativity, and vote your favorite for the audience choice awards this year.
Beer & Chocolate Pairing Class
Washington Wine Academy (1201 South Eads Street, Suite 400)
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Beer. Chocolate. Got your attention? Great, because you won’t want to miss this class with Certified Cicerone® Mike Reinitz and local Chocolatier Rob Kingsbury of Kingsbury Chocolates.
*Denotes featured (sponsored) event
The week started as summer and is ending, unmistakably, as fall. On the plus side, we have a stretch of crisp, sunny days ahead, with the exception of some rain…
A 5 BD/2 BA home with a light-filled den and screened back porch is included in Open Houses.
Early voting got off to a muted start today (Thursday) at the Arlington County government headquarters in Courthouse. “We had a line of five voters when we opened at 8…
Wakefield High School and Claremont Elementary School were secured today in response to reports of gunfire in nearby Bailey’s Crossroads.
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Lyon Park & Ashton Heights’ biennial home & garden biennial tour is back. The tour will include contemporary custom homes, older historic bungalows as well as renovated properties. One of the stunning homes on the tour is pictured above. In addition to beautiful & unique homes, the Villa & Vistas ’22 event will conclude with a festive reception at the Lyon Park Community Center at 414 N Fillmore Street, Arlington VA 22201. What could be better right?
All proceeds from this event will go to the Lyon Park Citizens Association (LPCA) towards our neighborhood jewel & hub, the Lyon Park Community Center (LPCC).
When: Sunday, October 2nd, Noon – 4 PM.
Where: Meet to get your tickets and the tour map at the Lyon Park Community Center (414 N Fillmore Street) We will have a table with information outside.
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