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

First Fridays in the Art Underground
Art Underground - 2100 Crystal Drive

Friday, July 7 ~ 5:00pm
Head to Crystal City on the first Friday of every month for a healthy dose of arts in the Art Underground.

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!

Trending 40: Red Hot Companies
1776 Crystal City Campus - 2231 Crystal Drive, 10th Floor

Tuesday, July 18 ~ 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Join DCA Live in celebrating the next generation of great National Capital area companies.

Registration Open: Crystal City Twilighter 5k
2121 Crystal Drive
Saturday, July 22nd ~ 8:30pm
Bypass the height of the heat and make your midsummer night’s jaunt through the streets of Crystal City with the Crystal City Twilighter!

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.

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.

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
Catch the final week of the spring market featuring a diverse mix of arts, crafts, handmade jewelry, and more. The market will return in September.

Food Truck Thursdays
1900 Crystal Drive
Thursdays, through November ~ 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Enjoy some of the area’s best food trucks along Crystal Drive at 18th Street. Follow your favorites on twitter for schedule updates.

Soon-to-be JBG Smith lands anchor theater for Crystal City revamp June 21, 2017 • WASHINGTON BUSINESS JOURNAL

Celebrating And Anticipating Positive Change In Crystal City • June 20, 2017 • BISNOW

Reagan National about to begin its $1 billion improvement project • June 20, 2017 • WASHINGTON BUSINESS JOURNAL

Software Startup Receives Grant After Crystal City Move • June 19, 2017 • ARLNOW.COM

4th of July Celebration at Long Bridge Park
Tuesday, July 4th ~ 5pm to 10pm
Long Bridge Park ~ 475 Long Bridge Drive

Celebrate the 4th at Long Bridge Park with a food truck rally, drop-in kickball games and contests, lawn games, free face painting, moon bounces (weather permitting), balloon art, live music and, of course, great views of the Washington, DC fireworks display.

Half & Full Marathon Training
Long Bridge Park ~ 475 Long Bridge Drive
Saturdays through October

Planning to run the Marine Corps Marathon this fall? USA FIT DC can help you prepare.

Gallery Underground Exhibition: Spring Into Summer
Gallery Underground ~ 2200 Crystal Drive
Through June ~ Gallery Hours Apply

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

Gallery Underground Exhibition Reception: Around Death Valley
Gallery Underground ~ 2200 Crystal Drive
Friday, July 7th ~ 5:00pm

Join the Gallery Underground for a FREE reception marking the opening of their July exhibition, Around Death Valley, featuring a solo photo show by Steve Brodio.

First Friday Paint Jamz
ArtJamz Underground 2100 Crystal Drive
Friday, July 7th ~ 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..

Painting Uncorked
Gallery Underground ~ 2200 Crystal Drive

Thursday July 20th ~ 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Create a work of art with instruction from professional artists, while you sip!

Plant Nite
Kora Restaurant - 2250 Crystal Drive

Thursday, July 13th ~ 7:00pm
Create a tabletop garden with friends. At this session you'll create a sloped glass succulent bowl terrarium with clear quartz crystal.

MYBO Paddle Board Yoga
Multiple dates/times

Learn basic Standup Paddle Board Yoga skills.

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

NEW Metro, ART and STAR Fares and Schedules
Now in Effect

New fares will go into effect for major transit systems in the region including Metro Rail, Metro Bus, ART and the Specialized Transportation for Arlington Residents (STAR) program.


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