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

July 20, 2019

The Best Ice Cream in Arlington

best ice cream

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

fireworks fourth of july

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

cherry blossoms at tidal basin

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,

March 6, 2019

Best Bars in Arlington to Celebrate St Patrick’s Day

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  The neighborhood surrounding Lyon Place is always lively, but especially so during celebratory holidays such as St Patrick’s Day, Cinco de Mayo, and Halloween. As we approach St Paddy’s Day, here are some Arlington Bars offering holiday specials, deals, and themed events. O’Sullivans O’Sullivans is one of the best Irish bars in the region.

February 1, 2019

Best Winter Getaways for Arlington Residents

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Lyon Place is located in the heart of bustling Arlington just a stone’s throw from our nation’s capital. There is so much to enjoy in the neighborhood, but that doesn’t mean a weekend getaway isn’t a much appreciated luxury. Virginia is home to some of the cutest B&Bs and countryside resorts. For those looking to

January 1, 2019

Accessibility in Clarendon: A Car Free Diet

car free diet

Lyon Place was built in one of the most public-transit friendly regions of the country. Just minutes from the DC boundary, Clarendon is located directly on two major metro lines, boasts numerous bus routes, and offers miles of bike trails, making it an excellent spot for those who opt to commute without a car. Metro

November 15, 2018

5 Pet Friendly Spots in Clarendon

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  Lyon Place is an extremely pet friendly community. We offer doggie treats at the front desk, cool bowls of water just outside the front door for thirsty pups, easy ‘in-and-out’ access for midday dog walkers, and even host pet drives to raise money for local shelters. Our entire staff gets to know the residents’

October 28, 2018

Why Lyon Place is the Best Apartment Building in Clarendon

Lyon Place at Clarendon Center

  Clarendon is a vibrant, bustling community filled with exciting restaurants, shops, and plenty of neighborhood events. Just a short train ride from downtown DC, the population has increased significantly over the last decade. Lyon Place has been a fixture of the community for the last six years and is the premier rental community in

February 6, 2017

Oby Lee: A Sensory Trip to Europe

apartments in clarendon strawberry banana chocolate crepe

Indulge your senses in a quick trip to France with crêpes and fine wine from Oby Lee. Whether you’re in the mood for savory or sweet, you’ll find something to love at this creperie near our apartments in Clarendon. There’s no limit to the possibilities with this delicate pancake. Stop by for breakfast, lunch or