New Orleans Celebrates 300 Years With a Melting Pot of Unforgettable Food

Renee Sklarew Features, Talk of Tysons

I’ve dreamed of visiting New Orleans for as long as I can remember. The city’s iconic dishes are arguably America’s most important cultural cuisine. Food like jambalaya, gumbo, crawfish etouffee, beignets, dirty rice, po’boys and chicory coffee are what makes this Louisiana city mythical in my mind. They held so much meaning for me, that I wondered if tasting them …

Want to Go Apple Picking?

Linda Barrett Features, Talk of Tysons

Is there anything more delightful than biting into an apple picked fresh from the tree? Crisp and juicy, tart or sweet, apples are one of the joys of the fall season. Luckily for us, we’re near the heart of apple country in Virginia, surrounded by pick-your-own orchards. Fun at the Farms Apple picking season is rife with fun activities for …

VivaTysons’ Picks for Top Private Schools

Patricia Lee Hall Education, Features

Northern Virginia has some of the best public school systems in the United States. Still, many local families choose to send their children to private schools. Why take on the extra expense? From smaller class sizes to advanced programs and some unique environments and features, private schools generally can offer more than public schools, often limited by budgetary and policy …

The Faces of Tysons

Tysons Today Features, Talk of Tysons

[vc_row][vc_column width=”2/3″][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][vc_column_text] Filled with entrepreneurs, medical professionals, award-winning restauranteurs, and professional service providers, Tysons and the surrounding areas have access to individuals and companies that offer world-class exceptional services and results. Here’s what they look like. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_tta_pageable no_fill_content_area=”1″ autoplay=”20″ active_section=”1″ pagination_style=”flat-round” pagination_color=”turquoise” css=”.vc_custom_1535547912111{padding-top: 0px !important;}”][vc_tta_section title=”Dr. Allen S. Garai” tab_id=”Dr_Garai”][vc_row_inner css=”.vc_custom_1535396490671{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”][vc_column_inner css=”.vc_custom_1535396538903{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1535550625834{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”] The Face …

TOP Doctors

Tysons Today Features, Talk of Tysons

[vc_row][vc_column width=”2/3″][vc_column_text] All of us who live and work in Northern Virginia are extremely fortunate to have top medical practitioners who have chosen this area to deliver their quality services. We have heard from our readers and checked patient reviews to discover the best medical professionals to address your medical and cosmetic needs. You want to know that you and …

Fun in the Sun

Tysons Today Features, Staff Picks, Talk of Tysons

Summer sun, family fun, and lazy days of summer. Check out arts, crafts, music and more at these festivals that are perfect for the day or a weekend getaway.  Art Festivals Maryland July 8 Silver Spring Arts & Crafts Summer Fair 2 – 8pm Silver Spring Free entertainment, music, and family fun at Veterans Plaza. See more than 60 arts …

Lifestyle Opportunities for Seniors Abound

Tysons Today Features, Talk of Tysons

[vc_row][vc_column width=”2/3″][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1530025959362{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”] We are fortunate to have so many high quality living arrangements and services for seniors in this area. As people age into their seventh and eighth decades, they face many decisions on the best place to live, the best health options, and more. In an effort to cut through the myriad options, we have invited …

Live Music Venues

Tysons Today Features, Music Scene

[vc_row][vc_column width=”2/3″][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][vc_column_text] The State Theatre 220 N. Washington Street Falls Church VA 22046 (703) 237-0300 www.thestatetheatre.com The State Theatre is an intimate music venue (with a full restaurant and bar) located in the heart of Falls Church. The Theatre’s unique design dates back to its days as a cinema before it was renovated to be a performance hall in 1999. …

Dining al Fresco in Northern Virginia

Tysons Today Features, Taste of Tysons

[vc_row][vc_column width=”2/3″][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][vc_column_text] Dining in the great outdoors is catching on all over. After all, what could be more enticing than savoring a spring salad under the sun or pleasing your palette with a wood-fired pizza by moonlight? Perhaps a romantic evening imbibing by an outdoor fireplace is an enticing scene, or if indulging in local fare with family and friends …