August 23, 2014

Arlington Calendar

Wags 'n Whiskers

Aug 23, 2014

A Shirlington tradition now in its 7th year, Wags ‘n Whiskers is a community event for animal loving shoppers of all ages that will take place Saturday, August 23 from 10 am – 4 pm.   This year’s Wags ‘n Whiskers will be the largest to date – with more than 60 exhibitors, three live bands and extended hours. Enjoy exhibits ranging from pet services and accessories merchants to...

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Stories at the Museum: Trains

Aug 23, 2014

The Arlington Historical Society  (AHS) is inaugurating three fun family activities this summer: Stories at the Museum – Planes, Trains, and Zeppelins. These will take place at the Arlington Historical Museum at the Hume School at 1805 S. Arlington Ridge Road.  This program for families and children will feature a reading of a selected history themed book, and families will have the...

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Barre & Body Image

Aug 23, 2014

Registration page: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/barre-body-image-fundraiser-tickets-12290977645   Saturday, August 23 2:00 - 4:00 PM Join nonprofit Rock Recovery and Equinox for a 60 minute Barre Burn class and post-event reception complete with mimosas, snacks and a 15 minute talk on tips for building healthy body image. All proceeds support Rock Recovery's mission of supporting the...

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Thomas & Friends Wooden Railway Event

Aug 23, 2014

Thomas & Friends™, the #1 preschool boys brand, welcomes its newest engine to Sodor - Logan – a limited-release being introduced to the Thomas & Friends™ Wooden Railway. Come celebrate the arrival of Logan at Barstons Child’s Play for a special family friendly welcome bash in Washington DC. Little engineers are invited to test out the all new Thomas Wooden Railway tracksets in person...

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D.C. Beer Week Total Tap Takeover- Pumpkin Hunter Release Party- Devils Backbone

Aug 23, 2014

Total Tap Takeover- Pumpkin Hunter Release party- Devils Backbone Saturday August 23 4pm-10pm   Meridian Pint, 3400 11th St NW, Washington, DC, United States   Get your hands on 20 different DB drafts including the year's first batch of Pumpkin Hunter Pumpkin Ale. Come early to party with the Devils crew and get a shot to win tickets to The Festy Experience later this year. ...

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MICHAEL GODARD - ‘THE ROCKSTAR OF THE ART WORLD’

Aug 23, 2014

A never-before-seen collection of works by Michael Godard, the Rockstar of the Art World, will be on exhibition and available for acquisition in a dual-exhibition presentation at two Wentworth Gallery locations in Bethesda, Maryland and McLean Virginia on Saturday, August 23. Michael Godard will be making a very special appearance at both Wentworth Gallery locations in Bethesda (1-4 pm) and...

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Shear Madness

Aug 23, 2014 - Aug 26, 2016

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Shows are Tue- Fri: 8:00 pm Sat- 6pm and 9pm Sun-3pm and 7pm About the show: "Shear Madness" is one of themost popular entertainments in the world, delighting audiences night after night with its unique blend of madcap improvisation and spine-tickling mystery. This unique comedy-whodunit takes place today in the "Shear Madness" hairstyling salon and is chock full of...

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GINA MATCHITT: BEING THERE

Aug 23, 2014 - Sep 21, 2014

Gina Matchitt, a Maori artist from New Zealand, uses weaving as a tool to further explore her photography. The artist's most recent work observes tourist culture. The endless swirl of people at historical sites and cities is overwhelming and fascinating. As tourists, are we really able to take in all of the history and the culture, or do we just have a distorted, rushed, tour-guide...

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MELANIE KEHOSS: GLOW TABLEAUX

Aug 23, 2014 - Aug 23, 2014

Fascinated by the histories and peculiarities of “American” traditions, Melanie Kehoss documents her experiences, first-hand observations and research of these rituals in her work. Light boxes and cut paper scenes are used to showcase the sometimes humorous and mystifying moments shared in modern rituals—from the mundane to the sublime.

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