This column is sponsored by BizLaunch, a division of Arlington Economic Development.
Over the weekend and especially in Arlington, shoppers came out across the country to support local businesses on Small Business Saturday.
Here in Arlington, BizLaunch has been abuzz with local businesses showcasing their products, offering special discounts or even giving a behind-the-scenes preview of their stores. With small business facing many challenges this year, there’s never been a more important time to #shopsmall and specifically #shoparl.
There’s still time to have your business featured on our social media or if you have a favorite business that you’d like for us to profile let us know in the comments. Sign up today and check out some of the businesses we featured as part of Small Business Saturday below.
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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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