It’s that time of the year when colors are bountiful, the air is chilly, and there is just so much happening around you. But, how do you determine which events to attend and which ones to skip?
We have put together a list of top 10 fun festivals to attend in Arlington:
- Clarendon Day– is one of the Arlington’s most popular and diverse street festival with music concerts, kids arena, arts and crafts vendors, and business and non-profit exhibitors from Clarendon and other regions. There is also plenty of food, beers, and wines.
- Crystal City Oktoberfest– features a selection of local beers, live entertainment, a variety of food trucks, and vendors serving German delicacies.
- Valley Fest– presents live entertainments, local art, food trucks, and plenty of local brews.
- Latino American Festival– An evening of live music and dancing, some delicious Latin food, artisan vendors, and kids activities.
- NoVa Mac and Cheese Festival– Top chefs, food vendors, and food trucks serve up one of the most popular dishes in the World. There is also a wide selection of craft beers, wines, and ciders to sample.
- Beckett’s Celtic Festival– A celebration of Irish flavors, this festival features live music, pipers, and plenty of food and drinks.
- Columbia Pike Fall Fest– Enjoy a variety of drinks, food local restaurants, and performances from various artists.
- Rosslyn Cider Fest– features several amazing cideries, live music, and food trucks.
- Shucktoberfest Beer & Oyster Festival– Features over 40 craft beer tents, food and oyster vendors, and kids activities.
- Fall Heritage Festival– Celebrate the USA’s heritage with some old-time games and crafts, historic music, throwback clothes such as coon-skin caps, and view photos from way back.
Properties in Arlington County
$1,619,900 - 5728 25th St N
6 beds, 5 full, 1 half baths, 5,600 sq. ft. living area
***Huge Price Improvement*** A stunning home located in the Lexington Village neighborhood of Arlington is ready for you to move into. Situated minutes from I-66 and one mile from the East Falls Church Metro Station, this beautiful home puts you close to everywhere you want to be. As you pull in the driveway, you will be drawn to a large, covered front porch leading you into the main entrance. Entering through the front door, you are welcomed by a traditional foyer that leads you to a spacious living and dining room. A main-level bedroom suite is located nearby through French doors. Walking further into the home brings you to an open space with high, coffered ceilings that houses the kitchen, family room, and breakfast area for the whole family to gather and spend time together. A gas fireplace adds even more ambiance to the comfort of this area. The open kitchen with granite countertops and backsplash, including stainless steel appliances, built-in ovens, and a gas cooktop is the perfect place for you to prepare meals. Tall white cabinets and upgraded hardwood ebony floors provide a stylish and chic trend that will never fade. Additionally, the breakfast area leads you to a vast, fenced-in yard, complete with a stone patio to host a barbecue or for your furry family member to explore.Walking upstairs on matching upgraded hardwood floors brings you to a large master suite complete with a spacious luxury bathroom inclusive of a spa-like, walk-in shower and soaking tub to relieve the stresses of the day. The master suite also includes a grand walk-in closet with a tray ceiling. Continuing through the second floor you will find a laundry room, two bedrooms connected by a shared bath, and two additional bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms. All the bedrooms were upgraded from carpet to matching hardwood floors.A secondary, private entrance to the home through the two-car garage with a mudroom greets you as you walk in the door. The finished lower level includes an additional bedroom, bathroom and a vast recreational room. This is an immaculate home in pristine condition located in one of the most sought-after locations in Northern Virginia.
$939,000 - 1600 N Oak St #1510
2 beds, 2 full baths, 1,315 sq. ft. living area
Welcome To The Belvedere 1510....The Belvedere is ideally located close to Reagan National Airport and 3 blocks from the Rosslyn Metro Stop. This home looks due East onto the Nations Capitol in Washington D.C. with panoramic views of the DC skyline, monuments and Potomac River. Access to the balcony is from the Living and Dining Rooms. When you enter the home you will notice very quickly the quality craftsmanship that surrounds you. High-end finishes, redesigned master suite with very large custom closet/dressing area. This condominium building provides for it's residents a 24/7 staffed lobby desk, convenience store/cleaners, fitness center, tennis and seasonal lap pool. HOA includes 2 garage parking spaces, water and trash services. Pet Friendly building. Move-in fee of $350 plus a Refundable Security Deposit of $350
$249,000 - 4390 Lorcom Ln #305
1 beds, 1 full baths, 746 sq. ft. living area
Sunny and spacious 1 bedroom unit with newly renovated kitchen and hardwood floors. ALL UTILITIES are included except for cable/internet. Prime location just minutes to shops, dining, nightlife & Metro. 3 miles from the DC line.
$275,000 - 4500 S Four Mile Run Dr #421
1 beds, 1 full baths, 856 sq. ft. living area
Welcome home to the Brittany. Luxuriate in an almost 900 sq. ft, 1 bedroom (plus) with a well-appointed galley kitchen and 2 versatile interior den and dining room spaces. Fresh neutral paint and pristine carpeting welcome you into and throughout this lovely sun-drenched home. Enjoy a Southern exposure with views of trees and big sky off of your over-sized balcony. There are multiple walk-in closets throughout the home. Your assigned parking space #53 adds convenience to your life for easy access in/out of the home. Your storage unit #421 is larger than many and easy to access off of the mezzanine level. A well-appointed full service building complete with two private tennis courts; outdoor swimming pool with sundeck; barbecue grills and picnic areas; access to Four Mile Run AND WO&D Trails. Indoor community features include 24-hr front desk personnel, a state-of-the-art fitness center, community club room, pub room with billiards and a conference room. You are super close to all of the new Columbia Pike neighborhood amenities, a new Harris Teeter to the East and a brand new ALDI to the West (at Bailey's). Enjoy this ultra-convenient location with a commuter shuttle to Pentagon/Pentagon City Metros, the ART & Metro bus lines right outside your front door with direct lines to Ballston and Pentagon City and a direct bus line to McPherson Sq. Enjoy the near-by farmers market, community center, Shirlington restaurants and shops. All of this plus easy access to 395, 66 and minutes to the new AH2Q
$469,000 - 3028 S Abingdon St #A2
1 beds, 2 full baths, 1,490 sq. ft. living area
Beautifully remodeled 2-level condo with a very spacious backyard in the gorgeous and historic community of Fairlington Villages. This unit is conveniently located across from the community center and tennis court parking lots, allowing for ample guest parking! Also located a short stroll from Abingdon Elementary, as well as the many shops and restaurants in Shirlington. If you're looking for a home to move right into with no work necessary, you have found the one, containing the following upgrades: Gray/white shaker cabinetry, Calacatta White Quartz countertops, glass tile backsplash, oversized sink, wood-look tile flooring, bathroom remodels, custom blinds, fresh paint throughout, and extensive hardscaping/landscaping. Key components of the home recently replaced: Washer/Dryer(2016), Outdoor and Indoor HVAC Units(2018), Energy Star Double Pane Windows(2016). Walk in closets in both bedrooms (lower level den used as large master bedroom) and complete with an in-unit storage room. The large fenced in backyard is perfect for outdoor dinners, BBQ's with friends, or time with your pets.
$960,000 - 2309 N Monroe St
2 beds, 3 full baths, 2,013 sq. ft. living area
Enjoy nature while remaining connected to the urban amenities of Arlington and DC as you live in this tastefully appointed classic Arlington colonial (circa 1948) with a price to sell* This beautifully updated 3 bedroom, 3 bath colonial in Arlington's Maywood neighborhood features three finished levels. Main level includes formal dining room and living room with wood burning fireplace. The fully screened porch extends the main level living~blurring the line between inside and out~to be surrounded in the private tranquility of the beautifully landscaped, flat back yard. Kitchen features brand new appliances, natural stone backsplash with "waterfall" quartz countertops and sides. Main level auPair suite or den with built-ins. Upper level includes a two bedrooms~a large master bedroom and junior room that opens to balcony (could be easily enclosed to create a fantastic master ensuite). Lower level is fully finished for the perfect personal space auPair suite with private entrance. Laundry on the lower level. New roof (2019), new hot water heater (2018), newer furnace (2011). (*Near identical home next door sold this year for $1,000,000!).
$675,000 - 3600 S Glebe Rd #222w
2 beds, 2 full baths, 1,074 sq. ft. living area
Price Improvement!! $24K price improvement! Now an even better value!! Check out the BEST VALUE at the Eclipse right now over $120K less than only other unit on the market right now! Say hello to the Luxe Life at the Eclipse in the heart of National Landing and Amazon HQ2! This Rarely available Turn-key Corner West Tower 2 bedroom/2 Bath unit with parking spot and extra storage! Enjoy not just one balcony, but two that both face the tranquil courtyard and provide maximum natural light to the unit! What's so great about the West Tower? That's where the Harris Teeter is and it's open from 6am to Midnight every day!! Late night ice cream runs are just an elevator ride away! And the East Tower has the pool and fitness center are located as well as the party room and rooftop deck where you can watch Capitol Fourth Fireworks or just meet up with other residents for evening cocktails! Active Social committee organizes numerous events all year long! And you can personally reserve the facility up to two times per year for your private events! This is the Epicenter of Amazon HQ2 and VT Graduate Campus. Steps to mass transit, restaurants and retail! Again, Harris Teeter is IN the Basement! Park your car in your assigned garage space and grab dinner on Prime Rib Night as you head up to you luxurious unit! Like to cook? Enjoy a glass of wine while you prepare meals in your Gourmet Kitchen with Stainless Appliances and Quartz Counters! And there's space to host family and friends over for dinner then watch the game in Sports Bar atmosphere (1 yr old 70" LG TV Conveys!) or spend some time on the balcony with a cold one watching the world go by! The open floor plan is great for entertaining! Want to sleep in? Window Shades and architectural windows keep sun and noise at bay on lazy weekend mornings! Great closet storage + EXTRA Storage Unit on Garage Level! Hardwood floors throughout with Carpet in the Bedrooms and Tile in the Baths! Entire Unit is freshly painted! Balconies freshly painted as well! Brand New Chandelier in Dining Room! Got Furbabies? Take the Stairway right outside your Unit down to the Courtyard and Pet Area. Steps from Shopping, Restaurants and all forms of mass transit, including Reagan National! Steps from Arlington's amazing Trail System! Qualify for FAST Dollars for commuting when you live here! Get it while it lasts! Condo living at its Best! It won't last long!
$377,500 - 1001 N Randolph St #309
1 beds, 1 full baths, 720 sq. ft. living area
Welcome to East View residences located in the hip, smart and innovative- Ballston! Only a block away from the orange line Metro and 1.7 miles away from Georgetown, your worlds will collide in a kaleidoscope of sophisticated and newly revamped Ballston Quarter where you can watch the movies under the sky, indulge in one of the 50 restaurants in a five-block radius, practice yoga after closing your office in one of the major IT or researches offices nearby! Your condo is one bedroom with a den (or sunroom) with an absolutely unique layout that fits perfectly into a Ballston scene. Freshly painted throughout with Stainless steel appliances, newly refurbished bathtub, and the sink, washer, and dryer and Master bedroom walk-in closet. The building has amazing amenities such as pool and jacuzzi, grill area, 24 h gym, and business room. Underground parking space is included as well! Some may call it Millennial heaven, but you'll experience bike trails, cooking classes, tennis, Arts Center, Capitals Hockey game or Regal Cinema, as it all comes together as a one of a kind community for everyone. Welcome home.
$400,000 - 4608 31st Rd S #A2
1 beds, 2 full baths, 1,490 sq. ft. living area
Gorgeous, light-filled retreat in sought-after Fairlington! Beautiful hardwoods on main, plus fresh paint & new lighting throughout. Stunning updated master bath and spacious master bedroom with dual closets. Kitchen features new SS appliances and marble counters, newer flooring & backsplash. Downstairs newly carpeted den w/ full bath serves as a second bedroom/guest space. New high-end HVAC installed in 2018 with 8 years remaining on warranty. 11 mins from Pentagon. Close to tons of shops and restaurants in Shirlington. Don't miss it!
$729,900 - 2220 Fairfax Dr #310
3 beds, 2 full, 1 half baths, 1,535 sq. ft. living area
Price reduced, Very Motivated, sellers Moved out **STUNNING 2BR/2.5BA+DEN w/2PKG SPOTS&EXTRA STORAGE! Built in 2007 Model unit filled with light! sq.ft-modern and well maintained unit with Fireplace,Hardwood floors,Granite counters,Luxury SS Appliances,private balcony! Just 2 short blocks to Courthouse Metro.Min to restaurants,shops,Georgetown, DC,Pentagon! BEST value in N Arlington!
$1,498,000 - 3406 N Dickerson St
5 beds, 4 full, 1 half baths, 5,473 sq. ft. living area
Located in the heart of N. Arlington. Inviting open floor plan with 10 foot ceilings on the main level and fabulous screened porch plus beautiful decking that overlooks the private and wooded, low maintenance backyard. Elegant and spacious master suite with sitting room and gas fireplace. Fully finished walkout lower level with 9 foot ceilings features a large recreation room, gym, bedroom and full bathroom. Great location and just a short walk to Jamestown Elementary School.
$709,900 - 1943 N Cleveland St
3 beds, 1 full baths, 1,146 sq. ft. living area
Beautifully appointed North Arlington home with lots of charm and character conveniently located to Amazon HQ2, Clarendon, Rossyln, DC and Lee Hwy! Updates include newly refinished hardwood floors throughout. Spray installation throughout entire home (2019), new windows (2019), new HVAC (2019), new roof (2013), hot water heater (2019) and fully remodeled chef's kitchen! Kitchen features GE Profile SS apps, built-in microwave, gas stove, granite counter tops and over-sized sink. Covered back porch located off of kitchen with great privacy. New fixtures. Recessed lighting in the LR and kitchen area. Lots of natural light! Large lot with potential for addition/expansion. Great location close to Clarendon, Courthouse, Mom's Organic Market, Whole Foods and lots of eateries!