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March 4, 2021

The Best Ways to Celebrate St Patrick’s Day in Arlington

green beer

While St. Patrick’s Day may look a little different this year, that doesn’t mean you won’t be able to celebrate! There is still plenty to do, whether you want to venture out to an Irish bar with friends or have a cozy day in with Irish comfort foods. Here is your guide to a Covid-friendly

February 3, 2021

Where to Watch The Super Bowl in Arlington

super bowl logo 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic is still affecting our lives in a significant way, but many Arlington restaurants and bars are doing their best to accommodate diners in this strange new world. This year’s super bowl is going to look pretty different from years in the past, but there are still ways to be social and watch

October 23, 2020

A Day Trip from Clarendon to Leesburg

Historic town of Leesburg

Clarendon is one of the best-located neighborhoods in the DMV. With easy access to downtown DC as well as a number of bustling Arlington towns, there’s rarely a reason to journey beyond the zip code. Lyon Place residents are fortunate to have everything they need in a several-block radius.  Some days though, it’s nice to

March 20, 2020

The Best Ways To Practice Social Distancing in a Clarendon Apartment

freshly baked bread

The month of March has not been off to the best start, but hopefully the Coronavirus cases will begin to decrease in the weeks ahead. In the meantime, it’s prudent for all community members to practice social distancing and help keep the virus at bay.  While you are likely spending an increased amount of time

February 12, 2020

Date Nights in Clarendon


With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, couples across the DMV will be looking for great spots for a date night. In Clarendon, there are plenty of options for a fun night out any night of the week. You don’t need the excuse of a holiday to make time for your loved ones, so make

December 5, 2019

Immersive Holiday Exhibits Near Clarendon

Clarendon is full of festive cheer throughout the month of December, so if you’re lucky enough to live in a Clarendon apartment, you should take advantage of all the area has to offer. The local stores start pumping out holiday tunes to get shoppers in the Christmas spirit and wreaths and twinkling lights adorn homes

July 20, 2019

The Best Ice Cream in Arlington

This summer has been a scorcher so far and the heat shows little signs of stopping. Grabbing an old fashioned ice cream cone after dinner on a hot summer night is a favorite activity for Arlington residents and luckily, members of the Lyon Place community have a number of spots to choose from not far

June 21, 2019

The Best Spots to View the Fireworks in the DMV

There’s no place better than the nation’s capital to catch a view of the Independence Day fireworks. Every year, there’s an incredible display over the National Mall where the fiery bursts of light crackle and pop over the majestic monuments. While attending the show on the Mall can be crowded with tourists, there are a

May 15, 2019

Best Summer Bar Crawl in Clarendon

Arlington is filled with some of the best bars in the state of Virginia. There are upscale spots in Rosslyn that offer breathtaking views of the Potomac River as well as divey hole-in-the-wall type places that transport you back to your college days. Clarendon has as ton of great options all within walking distance of

April 5, 2019

It’s Cherry Blossom Season in the DMV

Every year in late March or early April, the cherry blossom trees in the DMV begin to bloom. Within a day or two, the trees are bursting with the most spectacular, fluffy, light pink flowers. It’s truly a sight to behold! If you’ve never ventured down to the national mall to see this incredible display,