Aug
1
Thu
Wayfair Decor and Inspiration Shop @ Tysons Corner Center
Aug 1 – Oct 31 all-day
Wayfair Decor and Inspiration Shop @ Tysons Corner Center

Wayfair, one of the world’s largest online destinations for the home, will launch the Wayfair Decor & Inspiration Shop on August 1. The pop-up, open until October 31, will give customers exclusive access to explore hundreds of affordable decor essentials and walk away with items same-day.

Fun finds will include unique living room wall art, throw pillows, and candles; end of summer lounging items; seasonal kitchen elements for hosting Sunday night football to Thanksgiving; and bed & bath essentials to easily update any space. Product selection will be refreshed throughout the three-month pop-up, providing customers with the opportunity to discover new items each time they visit the mall. Customers will also have the option to browse Wayfair’s unparalleled online selection and place orders for delivery.

Sep
9
Mon
PLACES IN PAPER – A Guild of American Papercutters Juried Exhibit @ Gallery 3700
Sep 9 @ 10:00 am – Dec 8 @ 6:00 pm
PLACES IN PAPER – A Guild of American Papercutters Juried Exhibit @ Gallery 3700

PLACES IN PAPER brings together the work of cut paper artists from 17 states and Lithuania. The 34 artists explore “Place” using an astounding variety of papercutting, including Polish, Jewish, Indonesian, and Chinese styles, as well as photorealist, sculptural, and silhouette techniques. Meet many of the artists and learn about the history of papercutting at the reception on October 12, 3 – 5 pm.

Supported in part by Arlington Cultural Affairs and the Arlington Commission for the Arts.

Sep
10
Tue
Forty+ Project- Jane Franklin Dance @ Theatre on the Run
Sep 10 @ 11:30 am – Oct 29 @ 1:30 pm
Forty+ Project- Jane Franklin Dance @ Theatre on the Run

Forty+ Project is a series of dance class and a culminating performance of a repertory dance work by a professional dance choreographer to celebrate the collective creativity of people past the age of 40. Forty+ is frequently seen in concerts presented by Jane Franklin Dance and for organizations serving older adults.
This project culminates with a performance at Theatre on the Run on November 9, 2019. The project is open to people of all physical facility. No previous performance experience is necessary.
Classes: Tuesday, Sept 10 – Oct 29, 2019; 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Tuition: $160 for the 8 session series
https://www.janefranklin.com/adult-dance/forty-plus or call 703.933.1111

Oct
3
Thu
The Glow: A Pumpkin Wonderland @ Lake Fairfax Park
Oct 3 – Oct 27 all-day
The Glow: A Pumpkin Wonderland @ Lake Fairfax Park

THE GLOW: A Pumpkin Wonderland returns to Fairfax County for the third consecutive year. Enjoy an immersive Halloween stroll along a trail illuminated by thousands of intricately carved pumpkins, many highlighting the areas most famous including pumpkin look-a-likes of iconic landmarks, musicians, movie stars, superheroes and princesses. In addition to thousands of hand-carved pumpkins there will be demos by master carvers, a pumpkin patch and delicious fall snacks make this the most unique and spectacular Halloween-themed event of the season.

Disenchanted! @ Creative Cauldron
Oct 3 @ 8:00 pm – Oct 27 @ 7:00 pm

DISENCHANTED!
Book, Music & Lyrics by Dennis T. Giacino

Poisoned apples. Glass slippers. Who needs ’em?! Not Snow White and her posse of disenchanted princesses in the hilarious hit musical that’s anything but Grimm. Forget the princesses you think you know – the original storybook heroines have come to life to set the record straight. Disenchanted won the Outer Critics Circle Award for “Outstanding Off-Broadway Musical,” has played to sold-out houses around the globe, and now Creative Cauldron presents the regional premiere.

*Please note: This is a professional production with adult subject matter and language. It is not recommended for younger children.

Thursdays- 8:00pm • Fridays- 8:00pm • Saturdays- 8:00pm • Sundays- 2:00pm & 7:00pm

Adults- $35 • Seniors- $32 • Military- $32 • Students- $20 • Groups- $20

Oct
20
Sun
5th Annual Purple Runway @ Mercedes-Benz of Arlington
Oct 20 all-day
5th Annual Purple Runway @ Mercedes-Benz of Arlington

Purple Runway is an annual runway event designed to raise awareness and funding to help support those who have endured domestic and intimate partner violence and are determined to overcome the resulting trauma, depression, and emotional distress.

Itinerary:
5:00pm Doors Open for VIP Cocktail Party
6:45pm Doors Open for General Admission Seating
7:30pm Fashion Show Begins!

Reconciling with the Past @ Meditation Museum II
Oct 20 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Reconciling with the Past @ Meditation Museum II

Undeniably we are all products of our past but Past, Present and Future are all human Time constructs. The Soul is eternal and knows no such boundaries. To live in the Present in Peace, Balance and Harmony it is important to reconcile with our Past, make Peace with it and Let it Go.
Let us discover how to let go of past baggage and move forward.
Sunday, October 20, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM. Free Event – Contributions Appreciated. Held at the Meditation Museum II, 1984 Chain Bridge Road, McLean, VA. RSVP at https://bit.ly/2LWAgE0.

World Peace Meditation Hour (Virginia) @ Meditation Museum II
Oct 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
World Peace Meditation Hour (Virginia) @ Meditation Museum II

Join us for “World Peace Meditation Hour” an opportunity to become aware of the cosmic energies that are influencing us now and the possibilities they offer humanity for spiritual evolution. Feel the energy of peace flow through every cell of your body. Open to All!
Sunday, October 20, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Held at the Meditation Museum II, 1984 Chain Bridge Road, Suite 201, McLean, VA 22102. Free Event – Contributions Appreciated. RSVP at https://bit.ly/33cpUWg.

Oct
21
Mon
Cheetah Conservation Fund – 18th Annual DC Gala @ Hyatt Regency Crystal City At Reagan National Airport
Oct 21 @ 6:30 pm
Cheetah Conservation Fund - 18th Annual DC Gala @ Hyatt Regency Crystal City At Reagan National Airport

Join Dr. Laurie Marker, Executive Director and Founder of Cheetah Conservation Fund, for the 18th Annual DC Gala. Help us celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Livestock Guarding Dog Program. Dr. Marker will bring you up to speed on the latest news regarding CCF’s efforts to end the illegal pet trade in Somaliland and how CCF’s rangewide efforts to save the cheetah in the wild.

VIP guests will enjoy an intimate gathering with Dr. Laurie Marker and the cheetah ambassador from the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium from 5:30 – 6:30.

Enjoy heavy hors d’oeuvres and wine, a silent auction and a visit from the cheetah ambassador from the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium.

Oct
24
Thu
Sushi & Jazz @ Fyve Restaurant & Lounge at The Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sushi & Jazz @ Fyve Restaurant & Lounge at The Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City

Discover world-class live jazz performances and traditional Japanese Sushi cuisine every Thursday evening, starting February 28, at the acclaimed fyve Restaurant Lounge.

The perfect venue to drift into a comfortable chair and relax in eclectic ambience while enjoying live musicians fuse old-world and modern jazz. Located on the lobby level, fyve Restaurant Lounge will feature Sushi and a full bar, serving Japanese whisky’s, signature cocktails, fine wines, champagne and sake.

For reservations or more information, please call 703-412-2762.