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McLean Community Center cancels 2020 summer camp programs and its annual 4th of July fireworks show and celebration

To help keep the community healthy and to comply with Virginia Governor Northam’s executive orders to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, the McLean Community Center (MCC) Governing Board, in cooperation with MCC staff recommendations, has decided to cancel many of the center’s summer programs and events, including McLean Day (scheduled for Saturday, May 16) […]

Due to the COVID-19 situation, the Greater Merrifield Business Association (GMBA) is cancelling all in-person meetings through June 10, 2020. We are looking at hosting virtual monthly meetings and are promoting all virtual member meetings… We want our members safe, and successful! The Board of Directors is closely monitoring the situation and will post updates […]

SPRING IS IN THE AIR Enjoy live music, drinks and dinner at Frying Pan Farm Park’s Bluegrass Barn! Bluegrass Barn is American bluegrass music on a farm. It’s a winter concert series and a celebration of some of the best bluegrass music in the mid-Atlantic area. Concerts are indoors on select Sunday evenings in the auditorium at the […]

Everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s Day! Green beer, Irish folk music, and parades are the hallmarks of this popular cultural celebration. Here is a collection of some of the best ways to celebrate in our area. 39th Annual Alexandria St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Fun Dog Show Saturday, March 7 Fun Dog Show: 10:30am […]

Vienna Virginia is kicking off the 2019 Holiday Season with sleigh-full of holiday fun and special deals from our local businesses: November 30: Vienna Small Business Saturday! Remember to Shop Small, Shop Vienna!  Lots of great deals from your local Vienna favorites! For a list of Small Business Saturday deals: https://viennabusiness.org/vienna-small-business-saturday December 2, 6:00 PM – […]

The Vienna Arts Society has opened a POP-UP Holiday Art Market in the middle of town, at 101 Church Street NW! Hundreds of original artworks are featured; along with hand-crafted gift items, to include jewelry, silk scarves, pottery, fused glass and more. Market hours are Thursdays – Sundays, noon to 6:00 pm through December 22. In addition doors […]

This year’s annual Holiday Homes Tour, sponsored by the Woman’s Club of McLean, will highlight a 6-1/4-acre estate in the Ballantrae Farm area and two large, elegant homes on Benjamin Street in Langley Forest. The tour, set for Thursday, December 5th, from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., will be the club’s 53rd and is mounted […]

Join MyEyeDr. for the grand opening celebration of their newest office at The Boro. Enjoy lite bites and fun activities as part of the festivities. Check out their new luxury brands and the latest styles from the Fall 2019 collections. Eyewear consultants are ready to consult on your new frames choices so you can see, […]