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DCA Live's Growth & Innovation Series - Red Hot Media
1776 Crystal City Campus - 2231 Crystal Drive, 10th Floor
Wednesday, May 31 ~ 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Dive into the region's media industry with an in depth panel discussion of the hottest companies and technologies, the most exciting opportunities and challenges facing entrepreneurs, and what it all means for the regional economy.

Fridays at the Fountain
1751 Crystal Drive - The Fountain (aka Crystal City Water Park)
Every Friday June through October ~ 5:00PM to 9:00PM
Crystal City’s popular pop-up wine & beer garden returns with live music, delicious beverages, and a relaxing ambiance at the Fountain under a brilliant LED-lit tree canopy. Skip the line and save money by pre-purchasing drink tickets in bulk!

First Fridays in the Art Underground
Art Underground - 2100 Crystal Drive
Friday June 2 ~ 5:00PM to 9:00PM
Head to Crystal City on the first Friday of every month for a healthy dose of arts in the Art Underground and at Fridays at the Fountain.

Crystal Ride: The Armed Forces Cycling Classic
2121 Crystal Drive
Sunday, June 11 - 7:00 AM
The region’s largest competitive cycling event, comes to Crystal City with the Crystal Ride Challenge and the excitement of professional races with the USA Cycling-sanctioned Crystal Cup presented by Boeing.

Crystal City BID Annual Social and Celebration
2011 Crystal Drive, 11th Floor
Monday, June 12 ~ 5:00pm to 7:00pm

You are invited to the Crystal City BID's annual social and celebration where, in addition to performing our annual meeting, we'll celebrate the successes of the past year.

TechBUZZ Summer 2017
2011 Crystal Drive, 11th Floor
Tuesday, June 13 ~ 1:00pm to 7:30pm

Hear from early stage investors, VCs, and experienced CEOs as the Mid-Atlantic Venture Association (MAVA) highlights the hottest up-and-coming early stage technology companies in the Mid-Atlantic.

Crystal Car Fathers Day Auto Festival
220 20th Street S.
Sunday, June 18 ~ 2:00pm to 6:00pm

Celebrate this Fathers Day at the Crystal Car Fathers Day Auto Festival. featuring a variety of automobile categories to choose from, there are refreshing beer garden beverages, great live music, and more.

Trending 40: Federal Entrepreneurs and Innovators
1776 Crystal City Campus - 2231 Crystal Drive, 10th Floor

Tuesday, June 20 ~ 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Join DCA Live in celebrating the great entrepreneurs and innovators building products and solutions for our federal government.

Registration Open: Street Hockey
1900 Crystal Drive
Thursdays, Starting July 13th
Ready to play Floor Hockey? Get ready for a season of fun with DC Fray and the Crystal City, COED Social league, focused on having fun on and off of the court!

Monday Morning Yoga
The Fountain (aka Crystal City Water Park) - 1750 Crystal Drive
Mondays, through September - 7:00 AM
Stretch into the week with professional instructors from Mind Your Body Oasis every Monday morning.

Mid-Day Meditation
Upper Garden Plaza at 1225 S. Clark Street
Mondays, through September - 12:00 PM
Spend your lunch hour feeding your soul with Natalie Sigmund Wellness.

FRESHFARM Market
1900 Crystal Drive
Tuesdays, through November ~ 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Shop from local farmers and producers with seasonal fruits and vegetables, fresh-cut flowers, container plants and herbs, farm-raised eggs, all-natural meats, artisan baked goods, specialty foods and much more. Artist Marcella Kriebel will be on-site at today’s Market, to "Color Your Future Garden."

Outdoor Zumba
2121 Crystal Drive
Wednesdays, through September - 12:00 PM
Move to the music of hypnotic Latin rhythms and easy-to-follow moves with Zumba instructors from the Crystal Park Sport & Health.

Mobile Bike Repair by Velofix
Thursdays, through October - 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM
1900 Crystal Drive

Have your ride repaired while you work with weekly mobile bicycle repair services by Velofix. Walk-ups welcome or make an appointment online.

Sparket: A Creative Arts Market
1900 Crystal Drive
Thursdays, through June - 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Experience the eclectic and colorful shopping experience of Eastern Market right on Crystal Drive featuring a diverse mix of arts, crafts, handmade jewelry, and more.

Food Truck Thursdays
1900 Crystal Drive & 201 12th Street
Thursdays, through November ~ 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Enjoy some of the area’s best food trucks at two convenient locations. Follow your favorites on twitter for schedule updates.

Brunch Yoga at the Pub
Crystal City Sports Pub
Every Sunday through June 25th ~ 9:30am
Join Eat Yoga Drink at the Crystal City Sports Pub every Sunday for a special, hour long, all-levels vinyasa flow followed by drinks at the bar.

Gallery Underground Exhibition Opening: Spring Into Summer
Gallery Underground ~ 2200 Crystal Drive
Friday, June 2nd ~ 5pm to 8pm

Welcome June's colorful all-media art show from the members of Gallery Underground and ceramic works by Lieve DeWulf.

First Friday Paint Jamz
ArtJamz Underground ~ 2200 Crystal Drive
Friday, June 2nd ~ 6pm, 7pm, & 8pm

Use the inspiration of Crystal City's First Fridays in the Art Underground to Unleash Your Inner Artist and create your own masterpiece at ArtJamz Underground.

Portofino Wine Dinner Series
Portofino ~ 526 23rd Street S.
Saturday, June 3rd ~ 6:30pm

Chef Rich Micheli pairs a delicious tasting menu with wines from the Piemonte region.

Synetic Theater: The Hunchback of Notre Dame
Synetic Theater ~ 1800 S. Bell Street
Through June 11th

Synetic’s visionary Founding Artistic Director Paata Tsikurishvili brings his mind-bending, cinematic style to Victor Hugo’s gothic, heartbreaking epic of inner beauty and undying loyalty.

Backbending
Mind Your Body Oasis
Sunday, June 4th ~ Noon to 1:30pm

Learn proper alignment and backbending techniques to heal the spine.

VRE Station Improvements Public Meeting
Wednesday, June 7th ~ noon to 1:30; 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Join VRE at this public meeting to discuss the evaluation of Proposed Options for Crystal City.

FitFam Summer Jam
Crossfit South Arlington
Saturday, June 17 ~ 9:00am to 4:00pm

Arlington's most fun fitness block party!

Happy Baby Yoga
Mind Your Body Oasis

Sunday, June 18th ~ 10:30am to 11:30am
Parents can enjoy yoga with their little ones (ages 8 weeks - 18 months).

Journey to Handstand
Sunday, June 18th ~ 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Learn drills, strengthening techniques and where the body is placed in handstand.

MYBO Paddle Board Yoga
Multiple dates/times

Learn basic Standup Paddle Board Yoga skills.

Public Art Update Survey
Survey Closes June 19th
The Arlington Public Art Master Plan is getting an update! Share your thoughts through this survey!

The Rendezvous
June 30th ~ Every Fourth Friday
Earth Treks Crystal City
Head to Earth Treks Crystal City every 4th Friday of the month for fun, games, climbing and camaraderie!

Booz Allen Hamilton Toastmasters Potomac Club
Every Second and Fourth Friday
11:45am ~ 1:00pm

Learn public speaking and leadership skills through this local chapter of the Toastmasters International network.

Pivot's Physical Therapy
To reduce your risk for a heat-related injury, consult a physical therapist before beginning a new exercise, especially if you expect it to be strenuous. For a free injury screen contact Pivot Physical Therapy at 571-257-8348

 

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