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Greater Merrifield Business Association Around Town

Due to the COVID-19 situation, the Greater Merrifield Business Association (GMBA) is cancelling all in-person meetings through June 10, 2020. We are looking at hosting virtual monthly meetings and are promoting all virtual member meetings… We want our members safe, and successful! The Board of Directors is closely monitoring the situation and will post updates on meetings (virtual or otherwise) …

Fairfax County Park Foundation March 2020 Newsletter

Fairfax County Park Foundation Around Town

SPRING IS IN THE AIR Enjoy live music, drinks and dinner at Frying Pan Farm Park’s Bluegrass Barn! Bluegrass Barn is American bluegrass music on a farm. It’s a winter concert series and a celebration of some of the best bluegrass music in the mid-Atlantic area. Concerts are indoors on select Sunday evenings in the auditorium at the Frying Pan Farm Park Visitor …

Caboose To Caboose: A Fun Bike Ride Between Vienna & Herndon

Vienna Business Assocation Around Town

CANCELLED Saturday May 2, 20209:00 AM – 3:00 PM Rain or Shine Be a Tourist in your own town, dine, shop, and ride, then do the same in the other town. Visit participating restaurants and businesses to pick-up tickets for a prize raffle in each town. The town with the most people registered will win the Mayors Cup! Register now …

NoVa TEEN Book Festival Cancelled

Amber Taylor Around Town, Books & Literature

The NoVa TEEN Book Festival Committee is saddened to announce the cancellation of the festival this year. From their statement to attendees: Our priority, as a festival, has been to create a transformative, positive and safe environment for all of our participants. With the recent spread of COVID-19 to the Northern Virginia, Maryland and DC Metro areas, we are unable to ensure …

Be Here For One Of The World’s Most Beloved Celebrations Of Spring!

Visit Fairfax Around Town

Post courtesy of Visit Fairfaxwww.fxva.com Is there any more iconic springtime event than the National Cherry Blossom Festival? This celebration of America’s enduring friendship with Japan is known the world over for its free events, cultural significance and stunning beauty. This year’s celebration runs March 20th through April 12th. We recommend staying in Fairfax County and taking the Metro downtown for peak convenience and ease. …

St. Patrick’s Day Shenanigans 2020

TysonsToday Staff Around Town

Everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s Day! Green beer, Irish folk music, and parades are the hallmarks of this popular cultural celebration. Here is a collection of some of the best ways to celebrate in our area. 39th Annual Alexandria St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Fun Dog Show Saturday, March 7Fun Dog Show: 10:30am – 12pmParade: 12:30pm  – 2 pm …

March 2020 Events at Reston Town Center

Carol Nahorniak Around Town

Buoyant Force OngoingReston Town Square Park See Sue Wrbican’s 50’ steel sculpture, a monumental public art installation presented by Greater Reston Arts Center with generous support from Reston Town Center Association, Reston Community Center, Arts Fairfax, and Public Art Reston. A celebration of the completed installation will be held on May 2. 7 03.471.9242 | restonarts.org Khánh H. Lê: Day …

RESTON HISTORIC TRUST & MUSEUM TO HOST: Reston: Community Building Since 1966

Alexandra Campbell Around Town

March 11, 2020 | 7 – 9 pmJo Ann Rose Gallery Reston Community Center Lake Anne The Reston Historic Trust & Museum will host a panel discussion bringing together several community organizations who have been a pillar of Reston’s community for over 40 years. Panelists include leaders of Reston Community Center, Cornerstones, the Walker Nature Center, Reston Chorale, Reston Garden …