Free Summer Concerts at Lubber Run Amphitheater

If you’re looking for ways to enjoy the nice weather in Arlington over the next few months, the Lubber Run Amphitheater, located on Columbus Street, has free concerts and entertainment taking place all summer long through June, July and September. The Lubber Run Amphitheater Foundation and Arlington’s Cultural Affairs division have teamed up to create an impressive lineup with all types of music including Blues, Latin, Jazz, Brazilian and more – there’s even some magic shows… Read More

John Shooshan Receives Robert Ball Sr. Award

The Best of Ballston awards and Annual Meeting, presented by Ballston BID and Clark Construction, took place on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at The Westin Arlington Gateway Hotel. Best of Ballston Awards included: #bestofballston Innovation Award goes to @Cybraics 4 all the work they do on a daily basis- they embody what Ballston is all about! — BallstonBID (@BallstonBID) June 21, 2017 #bestofballston Property Manager Award winner is Cheryl Dennis with Peidmont Realty… Read More

Arlington Chamber June 2017 “Business After Business”

The Arlington Chamber of Commerce provides many networking opportunities for those who work in all neighborhoods of the county. The next event takes place in the evening and is part of the “Business After Business” program. On Thursday, June 29, from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM, working professionals have the opportunity to meet at EagleBank right here in Ballston (4420 N. Fairfax Arlington, VA 22203) to exchange business cards and enjoy food and drinks while… Read More

Pepita Cantina’s “Tiki Thursdays”

Starting next Thursday, June 15, Mike Isabella’s Pepita Cantina will start hosting their “Tiki Thursdays” from 5:00 PM to close. The innovative Mexican restaurant will offer Hawaiian dishes and cocktails only available on Thursdays. The website states, “Food includes Trader Vic’s PuPu Platter or bites à la carte like Tuna Poke, Wings and Chicken or Beef Skewers.” We encourage anyone looking for a unique experience, delicious food and signature cocktails to visit Pepita… Read More

Marymount University Celebrates New Ballston Campus

Marymount University’s Ballston campus, formerly known as “the Blue Goose,” recently celebrated the near-completed project with a ceremonial ribbon cutting. A few years ago, Marymount University selected the Shooshan Company to re-develop this Ballston campus, which included a full demolition of the existing building. Now, after only two years of operating out of a swing-space just down the road, Marymount University will return to the site in a brand new building designed by… Read More