On September 30th, Clarendon was turned into a bustling pedestrian zone, for the annual Clarendon Day event.
This annual event once again brought the community together for a day of revelry, showcasing the local culture, and creating cherished memories. In 2023, Clarendon Day did not disappoint, delivering a rich tapestry of activities, food, music, and much more.
Local businesses, community organizations, and non-profits came together to showcase their work. Attendees learned about community initiatives, discovered upcoming events, and supported new local businesses.
Arts and crafts enthusiasts were delighted by the festival’s offerings. The vendor stalls were a treasure trove of unique and handcrafted items, including jewelry, clothing, artwork, and home decor. Shoppers found it easy to indulge in retail therapy, whether searching for the perfect gift or a treat for themselves.
The diverse range of food vendors made it impossible to resist the culinary temptations.. Festival-goers enjoyed an array of delicious options, from gourmet dishes to street food classics. International cuisine, delectable BBQ, and mouthwatering desserts satisfied every palate.
The event also catered to families with a dedicated Kids Zone. Children were entertained with face painting, games, and interactive exhibits, allowing parents to relax and soak in the festival’s atmosphere.
Clarendon Day’s true essence lay in the sense of community that filled the air. Residents and visitors united to celebrate the unique spirit of the neighborhood, fostering a sense of togetherness that was both heartwarming and contagious. This year’s event was a resounding success, capturing the spirit of community, culture, and celebration. Whether a local resident or a visitor to the Washington D.C. area, Clarendon Day is an event not to be missed.
Please reach out to me if you want to learn more about Lyon Village or the many other wonderful neighborhoods in Northern Virginia!
McEnearney Associates — Arlington Office
Links & Recommendations
- Clarendon Alliance
- Smell of Love Candles
- Hello Wellness
- Choose Joy
- Stretch Lab
- Mac’s Donuts
- Spice Kraft
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