Apr 28 @ 11:00 am – Oct 26 @ 6:30 pm
Potomac Riverboat Company Canine Cruises @ Alexandria City Marina
11:00 am
Starting April 28 through to October 26, Arlington’s doggy families can enjoy a 45-minute sightseeing trip on the Potomac. With ten cruise dates available, all offer historic waterfront views with tasty treats for canine companions. Everyone is invited – with or without a furry friend – plus dogs ride free! Departs from Alexandria City Marina, ticket prices from $18 for...
“Natural Wonders” Community Art Project Opening @ Howard E. Herman Stream Valley Park
Jun 3 – Oct 1 all-day
"Natural Wonders" Community Art Project Opening @ Howard E. Herman Stream Valley Park
12:00 am
Six nature-inspired sculptures designed by award-winning artist Marc Robarge and created by scores of Falls Church residents will be unveiled Sunday, June 3, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. The artwork will be on display at Howard E. Herman Stream Valley Park through October. Robarge created the hands-on project and taught his volunteer artists to replicate natural wonders, such as...
Jun 8 – Aug 24 all-day
12:00 am
Get ready for outdoor movies! Head to Rosslyn’s Pub in the Park starting at 5 pm every Friday in summer.  Grab a glass of beer, wine or homemade sangria at the mobile pub and enjoy some popcorn from Popped Republic! Plus, food trucks and special activities for kids.  Film screenings begin at dusk. Here’s the schedule: June 8 – Legally Blonde...
Jun 16 – Sep 29 all-day
Arlington Arts Center presents Open World @ Arlington Arts Center
12:00 am
Arlington Arts Center is pleased to present Open World, an exhibition featuring eight contemporary artists and artist teams who engage in world-building through installation, video, digital media, sculpture, and collage. Inspired by the term “open world” (stolen from video game lexicon), these artists create spaces and environments, whether virtual or physical, and invite their viewers to enter new worlds. Exhibiting...
Jun 16 – Sep 29 all-day
Olivia Tripp Morrow & Jen Noone: Within/Between @ Arlington Arts Center
12:00 am
In Within/Between, AAC Resident Artists Olivia Tripp Morrow and Jen Noone explore materiality and form. Jen Noone explores the relationship between the appearance of a thing, its material make up, and its function. In her sculptures and other three-dimensional works, cement is a decorative element, a structural support, and a container, while makeup, gray clay, house paint, and foam insulation...
Open World @ Arlington Arts Center
Jun 16 – Sep 29 all-day
Open World @ Arlington Arts Center
12:00 am
Borrowing its title from “open world” style video game environments, Open World features eight contemporary artists and artist teams who engage in world-building through installation, video, digital media, sculpture, and collage. They invite their viewers to enter into these new worlds, constructing narratives or introducing characters that help the audience move through and understand the alternate realities and imagined spaces...
Old “Fuego” Space is New Clarendon Art Gallery
12:00 am
Arlington, VA – The former restaurant space for Fuego Cocina Y Taquileria at the corner of Clarendon Boulevard and N. Fillmore Street is now occupied by artists. Gallery Clarendon has just opened its doors as the newest professional gallery created by the Arlington Artists Alliance. Located in the hopping Clarendon neighborhood of Arlington, Virginia, this popup art space showcases local...
Jul 2 – Aug 24 all-day
Boolean Girl Summer Coding Camps @ Arlington County
12:00 am
In this week long camp, girls will be introduced to computer science fundamentals through a series of unique projects and hands-on challenges, from an introduction to coding using interactive play with wooden blocks to getting hands-on experience discovering computer hardware using Raspberry Pi. Girls will design a series of animated stories and games. No previous programming skills are required but...
Jul 2 – Jul 27 all-day
July 2018 Shows at Gallery Underground @ Gallery Underground
12:00 am
“VACATION!” All-Member Exhibit Dates: July 2-27, 2018 Opening Reception and Meet the Artists: Friday, July 6, 5-8pm Arlington, VA – “VACATION!” is a fun, all-member show exploring the theme of “vacation” scenes and moods. Come out to see the variety created by our artists on this colorful subject! Member show in the Main gallery. Also featured is painter Anna Schalk,...
Capital Fringe Festival 2018 @ Southwest Waterfront
Jul 7 – Jul 29 all-day
Capital Fringe Festival 2018 @ Southwest Waterfront
12:00 am
For the first time ever, Capital Fringe Festival will be performed in DC’s Southwest Waterfront area. Churches, Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater and an arts club will host all 80+ productions. Also for the first time, Capital Fringe has commissioned and curated works by emerging and established artists across different disciplines under the Writing Refreshed program....
Jul 11 @ 7:00 pm – Aug 12 @ 2:00 pm
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz @ Synetic Theater
7:00 pm
A wizard stuck in a land far away from home—A Scarecrow tied to a pole–A Tinman rusted in a forest–A Lion afraid of his own shadow…their world as they know it is turned upside down and inside out when Dorothy arrives in Oz.
Jul 19 @ 6:30 pm
Lloyd Dobler Effect at the Shirlala Music Festival @ Signature Theater/Library Plaza
6:30 pm
Join us at Signature Theater/Library Plaza for music from Lloyd Dobler Effect, samples from participating vendors, and $5 wine tastings to support Arlington THRIVE and Homeward Trails Animal Rescue. Based in Silver Spring, MD, Lloyd Dobler Effect plays multi-layered and upbeat rock music that appeals to both mainstream modern rock lovers and culturally diverse audiences. For more information about the...
Iwama-style Aikido @ Clarendon Presbyterian Church
Jul 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Iwama-style Aikido @ Clarendon Presbyterian Church | Arlington | Virginia | United States
7:00 pm
Aikido is a non-competitive Japanese Martial Art that emphasizes blending with your opponent in a non-aggressive way. For more information, contact aikidoofarlington@yahoo.com or check out our web site aikidoofarlington.com. Visitors are free to observe any time we have class. Great way to stay active and to keep physically fit while learning self-defense! A wonderful sports alternative that teaches balance, centering,...
Jul 19 @ 8:00 pm
The Gay Men's Chorus of Washington: It Takes Two @ Signature Theatre
8:00 pm
Join us for a performance by The Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington as part of Signature Theatre’s annual Sizzlin’ Summer Nights Cabaret Series! Fabulous soloists from the Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington, DC will join together in a cabaret of bawdy duets and sensual tangos told through songs and stories. For more information and for ticket purchases, visit sigtheatre.com. All...
Fridays at the Fountain @ Crystal City Water Park
Jul 20 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Fridays at the Fountain @ Crystal City Water Park
5:00 pm
Open every Friday starting in May, Fridays at the Fountain is Crystal City’s seasonal pop-up beer garden set within the Crystal City Water Park and featuring beverage selections from the Crystal City Wine Shop and live music from local bands and musicians. This year, the focus on local flavor is being enhanced by a partnership with The Stand which, in...
Fridays at the Fountain @ Crystal City Water Park
Jul 20 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Fridays at the Fountain @ Crystal City Water Park
5:00 pm
Open every Friday starting in May, Fridays at the Fountain is Crystal City’s seasonal pop-up beer garden set within the Crystal City Water Park and featuring beverage selections from the Crystal City Wine Shop and live music from local bands and musicians. This year, the focus on local flavor is being enhanced by a partnership with The Stand which, in...
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm
7:00 pm
Mark your calendars for Friday 7/20! Ruth’s Chris will be hosting our 2nd MurLarkey Distilled Spirits Pairing Dinner. For just $95 per person you can enjoy 5 delicious courses paired with 5 delicious handcrafted cocktails that were created just for this dinner. Either call 703-266-1004 or email salesfairfax@ruthschris.com. Last year this event completely sold out so be sure to reserve...
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm
Rochelle Rice: American Remix @ Signature Theatre
7:00 pm
Join us for a performance by Rochelle Rice as part of Signature Theatre’s annual Sizzlin’ Summer Nights Cabaret Series! Dynamic vocalist and composer Rochelle Rice brings her trademark fusion of jazz, pop, and soul to some of the most loved hits of American music. Hear the music of legends like Joni Mitchell, Marvin Gaye, and songs of the Great American...
Jul 20 @ 8:00 pm
Jade Jones "Killin' Em Softly-A 70s Soiree" @ Creative Cauldron
8:00 pm
“Authentic, endearing, humble, genuinely funny” — just a few bits from Broadway World’s Review of Jade Jones when she performed at the 2016’s Summer Cabaret series. She’s back this summer with a seventies soiree that will leave this year’s audience cheering for another encore! General Admission $22 – Seniors/Military $20 – Students $18 Tables for Two with wine $55 –...
Bob McDonald: Best of Bob @ Signature Theatre
Jul 21 all-day
Bob McDonald: Best of Bob @ Signature Theatre
12:00 am
Join us for a performance by Bob McDonald as part of Signature Theatre’s annual Sizzlin’ Summer Nights Cabaret Series! Celebrating ten years of cabarets at Signature, renowned Washington Capitals anthem singer Bob McDonald is back with this greatest hits program that pays homage to the celebrated crooners and classic Broadway, pop & country artists who have inspired his eclectic career....
Jul 21 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
International Dance Show featuring Ozgen and the dances of Turkey and the Middle East. @ Fredgren Theatre at BalletNOVA
6:00 pm
Join us to bridge cultural understanding and enjoy fabulous dances from some of the area’s best and rising artists. The show will feature Ozgen, world renowned Turkish dance star. Be dazzled by belly dancers and folkloric dancers performing authentic dances from classical to modern fusions. The show is a part of a cross-cultural dance program to link the art, dance...
Iwama-style Aikido @ Clarendon Presbyterian Church
Jul 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Iwama-style Aikido @ Clarendon Presbyterian Church | Arlington | Virginia | United States
7:00 pm
Aikido is a non-competitive Japanese Martial Art that emphasizes blending with your opponent in a non-aggressive way. For more information, contact aikidoofarlington@yahoo.com or check out our web site aikidoofarlington.com. Visitors are free to observe any time we have class. Great way to stay active and to keep physically fit while learning self-defense! A wonderful sports alternative that teaches balance, centering,...
Jul 21 @ 8:00 pm
Jade Jones "Killin' Em Softly-A 70s Soiree" @ Creative Cauldron
8:00 pm
“Authentic, endearing, humble, genuinely funny” — just a few bits from Broadway World’s Review of Jade Jones when she performed at the 2016’s Summer Cabaret series. She’s back this summer with a seventies soiree that will leave this year’s audience cheering for another encore! General Admission $22 – Seniors/Military $20 – Students $18 Tables for Two with wine $55 –...
Jul 21 @ 9:00 pm
9:00 pm
Join us for a performance by George Mason University musical theatre students as part of Signature Theatre’s annual Sizzlin’ Summer Nights Cabaret Series! GMU students celebrate iconic composer Stephen Sondheim with a full line-up from famous Sondheim tunes, including “Children Will Listen,” “Comedy Tonight” and “Another Hundred People,” to lesser known gems from Saturday Night and Merrily We Roll Along....
Jul 22 all-day
Jane Franklin Dance Performs at Lubber Run @ Lubber Run Amphitheater  | Arlington | Virginia | United States
12:00 am
This nifty outdoor performance by Jane Franklin Dance offers light hearted fun, plenty of inventive movement, and bridges over into several generations with performers spanning a 50 year age difference. Reminisce as you laugh along with “Shorthanded.” An intergenerational cast revisits technology pushed away over time. Story fragments are part of the sound score and tell of attachments to cassette...
Monumental Theatre Company: Flip Flop: A Miscast Cabaret @ Signature Theatre
5:00 pm
Join us for a cabaret performance as part of Signature Theatre’s annual Sizzlin’ Summer Nights Cabaret Series! Jade Jones hosts as eight Millennial stars perform songs they normally wouldn’t be cast to sing. From Moana to Mean Girls, Monumental Theatre is flipping the script and giving new voices to classic songs. For more information and for ticket purchases, visit sigtheatre.com....
Jul 22 @ 7:00 pm
Nova Y. Payton and Mark G. Meadows: Hotter than July @ Signature Theatre
7:00 pm
Join us for a performance by Nova Y. Payton and Mark G. Meadows as part of Signature Theatre’s annual Sizzlin’ Summer Nights Cabaret Series! Signature favorite and DC Queen Nova Y. Payton teams up with Mark G. Meadows to heat things up and perform your favorite pop and musical theater tunes. For more information and for ticket purchases, visit sigtheatre.com. All...
Iwama-style Aikido @ Clarendon Presbyterian Church
Jul 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Iwama-style Aikido @ Clarendon Presbyterian Church | Arlington | Virginia | United States
7:00 pm
Aikido is a non-competitive Japanese Martial Art that emphasizes blending with your opponent in a non-aggressive way. For more information, contact aikidoofarlington@yahoo.com or check out our web site aikidoofarlington.com. Visitors are free to observe any time we have class. Great way to stay active and to keep physically fit while learning self-defense! A wonderful sports alternative that teaches balance, centering,...
Iwama-style Aikido @ Clarendon Presbyterian Church
Jul 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Iwama-style Aikido @ Clarendon Presbyterian Church | Arlington | Virginia | United States
7:00 pm
Aikido is a non-competitive Japanese Martial Art that emphasizes blending with your opponent in a non-aggressive way. For more information, contact aikidoofarlington@yahoo.com or check out our web site aikidoofarlington.com. Visitors are free to observe any time we have class. Great way to stay active and to keep physically fit while learning self-defense! A wonderful sports alternative that teaches balance, centering,...
Awa Sal Seka: Soul Divas @ Signature Theatre
Jul 24 @ 8:00 pm
Awa Sal Seka: Soul Divas @ Signature Theatre
8:00 pm
Join us for a performance by Awa Sal Seka as part of Signature Theatre’s annual Sizzlin’ Summer Nights Cabaret Series! Jesus Christ Superstar‘s Awa Sal Secka (Ford’s Theatre’s The Wiz) serenades us with the greatest hits from the kings and queens of soul like Whitney Houston, Beyoncé, Sarah Vaughan, Tina Turner, and Jill Scott as well as soulful duets with...