Prepare Your Kids for Careers in an AI-Driven Future-World

Kimberly Blaker Education

Many parents today never experienced a world where computers weren’t a standard household fixture, let alone a world without the Internet. When the World Wide Web first became available to the public in 1991, it was archaic compared to today. Yet at the time, it was quite the phenomenon. But the rapid speed of technological progress over the past couple …

Welcome to House Hunt! 

TysonsToday Staff Around Town

Peppermint the Elf has visited and brought 10,000 synchronized lights to make the neighborhood smile!  Beloved characters, peppermint lollipop light shows, candy cane lanes, snowmen, penguins and even Santa’s sleigh rest among the singing, dancing lights and peppermints. Neighborhood children write to tell us that no matter how their day has been, the light displays make their hearts happy. And that …

Creative Cauldron’s World Premiere Holiday Show “The Christmas Angel” takes the Stage on December 9th

Creative Cauldron Art & Culture

The 2021-22 Season “Reignite, Reimagine!” blazes into the holiday season with a Bold New Works Premiere from Matt Conner and Stephen Gregory Smith: The Christmas Angel. Adapted from a little-known 1910 novella by Abbey Farwell Brown, Conner and Smith infuse this story with music, magic, and a touch of modernity, all while maintaining its charming original story about the triumph …

Made In Fairfax: Your 2021 Holiday Gift Guide

Ali Morris Around Town

From Visit Fairfax Author Ali Morris Fairfax County is home to an incredible and diverse group of artisan makers – so much so that the Made in Fairfax initiative was born. The Made in Fairfax network aims to be a one-stop shop for maker businesses and those who want to support them. The Made in Fairfax directory features dozens of artisans who create a variety of …

November-December 2021 Local Real Estate Experts

Tysons Today Staff Real Estate

Our real estate market is the envy of the nation. So, it comes as no surprise that so many of our area Realtors are celebrated in national magazines and newspapers for their accomplishments and dedication to the industry. Here are a few for your consideration. Laurie Mensing Christie’s International Real Estate Ranked in the top 1% of agents nationwide, Laurie …

Top Five Things To Do In Iceland

Jeannine Bottorff Features, Travel

I’ve sent many clients over the years, but I finally got the chance to see it a few years ago! We traveled in spring 2019 and explored the natural beauty of this little island gem. I worked with a travel supplier who specializes in Iceland. This expert help me create an itinerary that was exciting and included activities for the …

2021 McLean Holiday Art & Crafts Festival

McLean Community Center Around Town

On its 39th Anniversary, the McLean Holiday Art & Crafts Festival Is Back In Person for a Full Weekend at the McLean Community Center The McLean Community Center (MCC) is pleased to present its 39th annual holiday crafts show in person the first weekend of December. As patrons have come to expect, the McLean Holiday Art & Crafts Festival will …

Merry & Bright Holiday Light Displays

TysonsToday Staff Around Town

Gather your group together for a drive, walk, or ride through a winter wonderland of twinkling holiday lights. From traditional walk/drive through displays to immersive and interactive experiences — there’s plenty of holiday cheer and sparkle to be found in this season’s light shows! Here’s our list of light displays on our list are guaranteed to make you feel merry …

The Church Street Holiday Stroll is Back!

Town of Vienna Around Town

Monday,  November 296:00 pm -8:30 pm Historic Church StreetVienna, VA Enjoy live holiday music from local groups, a tree lighting led by Mayor Linda Colbert and great deals from local Church Street businesses! Visit historic sites such as the Freeman Store and Museum, Little Library, Caboose, Train Station, Knights of Columbus (formerly First Baptist Church) and Vienna Presbyterian’s Old Chapel.  Vienna …

The Boro Announces “Winter Boroland” Events For 2021 Holiday Programming

The Boro Tysons Around Town

A Snow Day, Story Time with Santa, and Holiday Movie Pajama Party Bring Winter Boroland to the Heart of Northern Virginia The Boro, Tyson’s premier destination for luxury urban living, is celebrating the holiday season with Winter Boroland, featuring a giant snow globe installation and several special events in December. The Snow Globe at The Boro The Boro will stage a …