Author Archives: Concord Crystal City

Pentagon Row Outdoor Ice Skating: A Must-Do Holiday Tradition in Arlington

When the plaza at Pentagon Row re-emerged from an overhaul in 2013 with extra space for skating, its renovators never could’ve known how critical the extra square footage would become in just a few years. The renovations added a whopping 50% of space to the skating rink, which now measures at 6,840 square feet—making Pentagon…

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Arlington Turkey Trot: A Local Tradition Returns Nov. 25

Thanksgiving of 2020 probably looked different than usual for most people, some having to abandon their typical traditions—possibly including a morning run. Good news for 2021: the Arlington Turkey Trot is back on! It’s hosting in-person runners once again for a 5K held bright and early on the morning of November 25th. It’s not only a great way to…

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Tatte Bakery & Cafe Is Now Open Near Concord Crystal City

Pancakes smothered with creamy Greek yogurt, fresh pear jam, and a drizzle of honey. Overnight challah French toast topped with whipped ricotta goat cheese, housemade raspberry compote, and fresh fruit. A brioche doughnut dipped in vanilla buttermilk glaze and encrusted with crushed pistachios. These are a few of the tantalizing brunch bites that are making Tatte…

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Get in the Halloween Spirit During Alexandria’s Original Ghost & Graveyard Tour

When you take a tour with Alexandria’s Original Ghost & Graveyard Tour, you’ll experience the charming streets of Alexandria’s Old Town in a completely new light! At Alexandria’s Original Ghost & Graveyard Tour, enjoy an entertaining and educational experience filled with ghost stories, tales of unsolved mysteries, angry ghosts, folklore, and other local legends told…

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