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

Friday, December 1st ~ 5:00pm
Head to Crystal City on the first Friday of every month for a healthy dose of arts in the Art Underground.

Trending 40: Association CEOs
1776 Crystal City Campus ~ 2231 Crystal Drive, 10th Floor

Tuesday, December 5th ~ 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Join DCA Live in celebrating the top leaders of Associations in the National Capital region.

Sofar Sounds Crystal City
Location TBD

Tuesday, December 19 ~ 7:30pm
Bringing the magic back to live music. Amazing artists in intimate spaces, performing stripped-back sets to carefully curated audiences in the heart of Crystal City. Use code “CRYSTAL-2E03E” for free tickets.

1k Wine and Beer Walk
Saturday, January 20th ~ 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Everyone's favorite faux race returns in 2018! Choose your beverage type, select your heat, and  sample from up to 20 different wine and beers as you meander the course within the Crystal City Shops. Heats do fill up, so register today!

Crystal City Inside
November through March

As the weather gets colder, get ready to explore many of Crystal City's indoor opportunities to connect, get fit, and reenergize! Ease into the week with Midday Meditation, try out Earth Treks, catch a SoFar Sounds concert or a theater show, and much, more!

Midday Meditation
Earth Treks Crystal City ~ 1235 S. Clark Street
Mondays Through March - 12:00 PM
Spend your lunch hour feeding your soul with Natalie Sigmund Wellness.

Trek Tuesdays
Earth Treks Crystal City ~ 1235 S. Clark Street
Tuesdays Through March ~ Noon to 1:00 PM
Climb higher with a FREE, lunchtime, hour-long open climb in the bouldering room at Earth Treks Crystal City. Waiver is required.

Mobile Bike Repair by Velofix
Thursdays ~ 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.

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.

Brunch Yoga at the Pub
Crystal City Sports Pub
Every Sunday ~ 9:00am
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.

County Manager Recommends Coakley and Williams Construction for Long Bridge Park • November 22 • Arlington County
Nonprofit to relocate major functions out of D.C., sending 300-plus jobs to Crystal City  • November 16 • Washington Business Journal

Free Coffee
Gateway Vista

Every Wednesday in November ~ 7:30 AM
Meet some new people while enjoying a free cup of coffee (first 50 people) at the Gateway Vista (near Earth Treks Crystal City).

Free Interval Training w/ Row Vigor
Gateway Vista (next to Earth Treks Crystal City)

Every Wednesday in November ~ 4:15 PM to 5:00 PM
Try out a new exercise routine with Row Vigor every Wednesday in November.

Gallery Underground Exhibition Reception: This is America
Gallery Underground ~ 2200 Crystal Drive
Friday, December 1st ~ 5:00pm

Join the Gallery Underground for a FREE reception marking the opening of their December exhibition, “This is America”, featuring a juried show where artists express what America means to them with their works. The Focus Gallery will feature the work of Cindi Lewis whose work captures the “visual rhythm echoing the musical rhythm of the performers onstage.”

First Friday Paint Jamz
ArtJamz Underground 2100 Crystal Drive
Friday, December 1st ~ 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.

4th Annual Leaders in Energy Four Generations Awards and Holiday Event
Friday, December 1st ~ 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Join Leaders in Energy for the 4th annual “Four Generations of Leaders in Clean Energy & Sustainable Solutions Awards and Holiday Event.” The event recognizes people who are raising awareness and developing clean energy and sustainable solutions, with a visible sense of urgency.

Synetic Theater Presents: Hansel and Gretel
Synetic Theater ~ 1800 S. Bell Street

December 1st Through December 23rd
Follow the trail of white pebbles and breadcrumbs to Synetic Theater for this magical production of the Brothers Grimm well-known fairy tale, Hansel and Gretel.

DC Fray Santa Bowl
Long Bridge Park ~ 2200 Crystal Drive

Saturday, December 2nd ~ 8:00am
Ready to tear it up on the grid iron for a great cause? DC Fray’s annual Santa Bowl Flag Football Tournament benefiting Bridges To Independence. Sign up your team today!

Pop-Up Market
Gateway Vista (next to Earth Treks Crystal City)

Thursday, November 30th ~ 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Get ahead with your holiday shopping with this creative Pop-Up Market featuring rotating vendors including The Joy of Glass, Hope Honey Farm, and Duende Book Store.

Holiday Oasis Hot Flow
Mind Your Body Oasis

Monday, December 18 ~ 5:30pm
Flow through an all-level (and all reindeer approved) vinyasa-flow yoga class with a special soundtrack for the season under blacklight and multi-colored lights!

Disco Glow Barre
Mind Your Body Oasis

Saturday December 23 & 30 ~ 9:00am Ring in the New Year and light up your soul with the first Disco Glow Barre at MYBO.

Crystal City Connection Library November Schedule
Crystal City Shops @ 2100
Check out what's on the calendar at the Crystal City Connection, the neighborhoods pop-up library!

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.

Weekly Weight Watchers Meeting
Crystal City Marriott Every Thursday ~ 3:00pm

Join fellow weight watchers for support and friendship. Contact Janet Mielcarek ( to register.

Discounted AMA Conference Center Rates
Through March 30th, 2018
Looking to book a conference or meeting? Get 25% off meeting packages until March 30, 2018 at AMA Washington Conference facilities located in the heart of Crystal City with its wide range of shopping, restaurants and hotels.


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