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Stay in the know about everything happening in and around Lyon Place at Clarendon Center in Arlington, VA.

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

September 3, 2020

Brunching in Arlington

brunch in va

Prior to the pandemic, brunch was quite a scene in Arlington. Within a couple blocks of Lyon Place, there are dozens of delicious breakfast and lunch spots for the hungry crowds. Now that things have shifted a bit, a number of the usual go-to brunch places have had to adjust their offerings a bit and

July 22, 2020

3 Outdoor Workouts in Arlington


Throughout the Coronavirus pandemic, experts have expressed the importance of fresh air and regular exercise. When many of our usual gyms and exercise spaces were closed this spring, outdoor fitness options became more popular than ever. Clarendon residents can easily jog through the neighborhood but for those who prefer something a little different, here are

April 24, 2020

3 Spots in Clarendon for Quarantine Comfort Food

VA Restaurant Pho

It’s mid-April and the stay at home orders have been in place in Northern Virginia for over a month now. While some essential workers are still going into work, many of us have been told to stay home and avoid any non-essential activities. It’s been emotionally tough to avoid all socializing the last few weeks

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

January 6, 2020

Embrace Healthy Eating in Clarendon in the New Year!

Clarendon is a hotspot for eating and drinking but as we embrace a new year, many of us have health and wellness goals for the months ahead. Luckily, there are many boutique fitness studios, gyms, and healthy dining options for those who made it a New Year’s Resolution to lose weight or eat better in

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