2021 Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremonies

TysonsToday Staff Around Town

Celebrate the start of the season and gather outside with your friends, family and community to enjoy the glow of the neighborhood holiday tree! Holiday Tree Lighting Friday, November 196:00 pm – 9:00pm The Plaza at Tysons Corner CenterTysons, VA Tysons Corner Center will bring the community together to join Santa in kicking off the 2021 Holiday Season. Programming will …

Out and About: Concerts & Events in Tysons

TysonsToday Staff Around Town, Art & Culture

See what live concerts and events are coming up this holiday season. The Barns at Wolf Trap Concerts 1635 Trap Rd, Vienna, VA 22182 www.wolftrap.org John Lloyd Young’s Broadway! Music Direction by Tommy Faragher 11/11 8:00PM TIX START AT $37 Tony Award winner John Lloyd Young originated the role of iconic singer Frankie Valli in Jersey Boys on Broadway. In …

Reston Community Center Honored with Fairfax County 2021 Environmental Excellence Award

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RCC was one of six awardees, a mix of individuals and organizations, “who have demonstrated extraordinary dedication to the improvement of our natural environment, raising awareness of key environmental issues in our area and inspiring others to take action,” according to the Fairfax County Office of Environmental and Energy Coordination. The awardees are chosen annually by the Fairfax County Environmental Quality …

2021 Turkey Trots

TysonsToday Staff Around Town, Fitness

Get out and get active to support a good cause! Kick off your Thanksgiving celebrations and burn some pre-feast calories with a fun run in your community! Turkey trots are usually family-friendly races that sometimes have a charitable element to them. Most of the turkey trots are back to being in person this year, but some races are still offering …

Vienna Cyclists Ride to Victory in Caboose-to-Caboose Challenge

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More than 250 bike enthusiasts from Herndon and Vienna participated in the 2021 Caboose-to-Caboose Bike Ride challenge, and though both Towns were evenly matched in numbers, The Town of Vienna finished first with 38% more social media posts than the Town of Herndon. The contest from Oct. 1-30 encouraged bike riders of all ages to pedal along the W&OD Trail …

Vienna Police Officers Take Action to Support Worthy Cause

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Just as residents are expected to obey the law of the land, Town of Vienna Police officers are expected to conform with the agency’s dress code. For male officers, that means no facial hair. Beginning today, Police Chief Jim Morris is suspending that rule for the month of November to enable officers to participate in the 30-day, Zero Cancer Grow-and-Give …

McLean Community Center Begins New Podcast Series

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McLean Community Center’s new podcast series “MCC in Conversation with …” begins with Capital One’s Mason Young on November 17 Mason Young, Capital One’s Managing Vice President of Corporate Development, will be the featured guest on McLean Community Center’s (MCC) new podcast, “MCC in Conversation with …,” the first episode of which will be recorded at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, …

Halloween Parade Winners Announced

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Legacy Dance Institute emerged the big winner in this year’s 75th Annual Halloween Parade awards. The group won first place in the youth performing groups category and walked away with the award for Best in Parade in this year’s Roaring 20s-themed parade. Award winners in multiple categories were announced last night at the Vienna Town Hall. Mayor Linda Colbert and …

McLean Community Center Calendar of Events for November 2021

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The McLean Community Center (MCC) offers the following activities in November. Due to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions, many Center programs and events have been adjusted to virtual (online) or in-person, socially distanced formats. Please check the Center’s website, www.mcleancenter.org, for up-to-date information. Residents of the Center’s tax district, Small District 1A-Dranesville, are eligible for discounts on fees. The center is located …

McLean Antiques Show & Sale Returns

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Featuring a wide variety of precious goods, McLean Antiques Show & Sale returns to the McLean Community Center for Its 45th Year in November More than 30 dealers from all over the East Coast will participate The McLean Antiques Show & Sale is back at the McLean Community Center (MCC) in November, and it is better than ever! The show …