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Attend the Annual Meeting on June 10

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Crystal City

Annual Meeting

5:00 - 7:00 P.M.

The Crystal City Business Improvement District invites you to celebrate the exciting progress made in the past year, and look forward to the big things to come in the year ahead.

Join us for a cocktail reception and program at The Grounds! Drinks and light food will be provided.

This event is free to attend, but advance registration is requested.

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Washington Area Bus Transformation Project

The Washington Area Bus Transformation Project recently published their Draft Strategy with ideas for improving local bus service and rider experience. The project aims to enhance regional connectivity, maintain long-term financial sustainability, improve access to opportunity for all communities, create a bus system that is both affordable and equitable, and identify the best role for local buses in an atmosphere of rapidly changing transportation technologies. Give your input on the project's direction and become part of the movement to improve bus service in the region over the next decade. Take the survey here:

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First Friday in the Art Underground

5:00 - 7:00 P.M

In the summer of 2018, eleven Virginia painters traveled to Venice for adventure and a plein air painting expedition. The result of their amazing trip is “The Light of Venice,” a group show in the Focus Gallery. Come experience the magic these creative women found in the irresistible light and sights of a favorite city in Italy.

Also featured are new works for June by Gallery members in the main gallery including paintings, sculpture, glass, jewelry, ceramics, metalwork and woodworking. 

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Glow Yoga is Back!

7:00 P.M.

Join Mind Your Body Oasis at the Fountain park in Crystal City for a FREE 60 min Flow Yoga class. Beginner/All Levels Flow Yoga Class. 

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Quick Links
Recent News

Arlington Chamber Celebrates Best Business Winners

Inside Nova

The Arlington Chamber of Commerce recently celebrated the 33rd Annual Arlington Best Business Awards.

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Amazon Announces Plans For Arlington HQ2 Campus


This week, Amazon submitted a proposal for its new Arlington campus, which will contain two 22-story towers, retail space, and a new public park and recreation area.

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Construction Updates


A number of public infrastructure and private redevelopment projects are currently underway with more coming soon. Stay up to date on our page. 

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Arlington looks to add more ‘granny flats’ to boost housing

Washington Business Journal

The County Board voted unanimously Saturday to change the regulations covering detached accessory dwelling.

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Metro Platform Reconstruction Begins This Weekend

Platform Improvement Project

The six Blue and Yellow line stations south of Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport will be closed for full platform reconstruction and major station improvements through September 8th. 

Watch Arlington Transportation Partners' webinar about Crystal City/Pentagon City specific commuting options during the shut down. 


Upcoming Community Events

VCU and HQ2 – Explore Amazon's Impact on the Region

Monday, June 3 | Highline RxR| 2010 Crystal Drive

Richard III

May 15 - June 16 | Synetic Theater | 1800 South Bell St.

Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga

Thursdays, May - June | Mind Your Body Oasis | 1750 Crystal Drive

Pentagon Happy Hour

Third Thursdays, 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. | Freddie's Beach Bar | 555 23rd St S

Booz Allen Hamilton Toastmasters Potomac Club

Every Second and Fourth Friday, 11:45 am - 1:00 p.m. | 15th & Crystal Dr

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