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Think BIG! About the Future of Movement event: October 2

Think BIG About the Future of Movement event
Sunday, October 2 from 1-5 p.m.

Join Arlington County’s Initiative to Rethink Energy and the City of Alexandria at our first ever electric vehicle (EV) and sustainable technologies showcase! Get inspired by seeing a variety of electric cars, scooters, bikes, motorcycles, police cars, buses, trucks and information on other alternative fuel technologies.

Join us Sunday, October 2 from 1-5 p.m. at Northern Virginia Community College, Alexandria Campus at 5000 Dawes Avenue Alexandria, VA 22133.

Test drive an electric vehicle! The event will include an electric vehicle Ride and Drive hosted by Plug In America that will give attendees the chance to get first-hand experience driving an electric vehicle. Attendees can also test drive an electric bike or scooter. Complete a short ride and drive survey after your test drive and you will be entered into a drawing to win a Clipper Creek Level 2 home charger!

Learn firsthand from EV owners and industry professionals about EVs and how easy it is to get your home set up for charging. See the newest EV technology and what is currently available in the marketplace.

Register for free to attend!

Think BIG is more than cars, see a variety of electric mobility technologies. Head indoors to attend three panelist sessions on the following topics:

  • EV Ownership & Charger Installation
  • Service Providers & Changes in the Industry
  • Research, Advancements & Innovation in the EV Space — including electric aircrafts!

Speakers will leave time for questions and discussion, so come ready to learn! We encourage patrons to Think BIG, consider new ideas, innovation and advancements in electric mobility and alternative fuel sources as other potential investments.

This family-friendly event will have games and learning opportunities for children and is perfect for the whole family! Rain or shine, Think BIG is free and open to the public.

Learn more and register for the event here!

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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!
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– Add restaurants you’re interested in, invite your friends, and play the game!

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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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