The votes have been tallied and the results are in!
Below are the winners of the spring 2021 Arlies, as voted on by the readers. We’ve highlighted the top vote-getter, but have included up to two others that were close behind in the voting as additional winners.
Congratulations to all the winners and a huge thank you to all who voted! And a thank you to our sponsor, George Mason University Schar School of Policy and Government.
The Arlies will return, featuring a new format and of course new categories in a couple of months.
FAVORITE DATE NIGHT SPOT
- Lyon Hall
- Other winners: Ruthie’s All-Day, Screwtop Wine Bar
- Overlee Community Association
- Other winners: Arlington Forest Club, Dominion Hills Pool
FAVORITE BRUNCH SPOT
- Other winners: Ruthie’s All-Day, Liberty Tavern
FAVORITE LOCAL SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNT
- @ARLnowDOTcom (photographer Jay Westcott)
- Other winners: @discoverarlington, @rosslynva
FAVORITE FARMERS MARKET
- Courthouse Farmers Market
- Other winners: Westover Farmers Market, Columbia Pike Farmers Market
FAVORITE ARLINGTON NEIGHBORHOOD
- Other winners: Clarendon, Westover
FAVORITE NOTABLE ARLINGTON RESIDENT (PAST OR PRESENT)
- Sandra Bullock
- Other winners: John Glenn, Katie Couric
FAVORITE LOCAL SHOP
- Other winners: Gallery Underground, Urban Farmhouse
- Bluemont Park
- Other winners: Lubber Run Park, Quincy Park
FAVORITE LOCAL NONPROFIT
- Arlington Food Assistance Center (AFAC)
- Other winners: Arlington Artists Alliance, Lost Dog & Cat Rescue Foundation
FAVORITE CLEANING SERVICE
- Maids in Brown
- Other winners: Wellnest, Two Maids & A Mop
FAVORITE AUTO REPAIR SHOP
- Cherrydale Motors
- Other winners: Japanese Auto Clinic, Joyce Motors
FAVORITE ROSSLYN-BALLSTON CORRIDOR REAL ESTATE AGENT
- Natalie Roy
- Other winners: Keri Shull Team
FAVORITE APARTMENT BUILDING
- Siena Park Apartments
- Other winners: Verde Pointe Apartments, Liberty Tower Apartments
FAVORITE OPTOMETRY SHOP
- Virginia Vision Associates
- Other winners: MacPherson Opticians, MyEyeDr
- Fuchs Dermatology
- Other winners: Skin DC, Clinical & Cosmetic Dermatology
FAVORITE MOVING COMPANY
- Bookstore Movers
- Other winners: Town and Country Movers, JK Moving Services
FAVORITE PEST CONTROL COMPANY
- Pest Now
- Other winners: All American Pest Control, Suburban Pest Services
The announcement of the winners can be seen in the video below.
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Now you can have fun with your family and friends when deciding where to eat!
Just hop aboard The Lunch Train and set the destination for: breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner, or nightlife!
– No app necessary. Simply go to the website if you’d like!
– No account necessary
– Use your current location or a desired location
– Add restaurants you’re interested in, invite your friends, and play the game!
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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