family crossing in a cross walk in arlington county, virginia

Arlington Walks

style="padding-bottom:20px;white-space: normal !important;"> We're building a vibrant, walk-friendly culture for all ages and abilities!

Learn More

gold level walk friendly communityWALK FRIENDLY COMMUNITY

Arlington County has been named a Gold Level Walk Friendly Community by the Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center. The County is one of 15 communities nationwide to have receive this level rating.

Recent Blogs

July 17, 2018

Join a Walking Group and Never Walk Alone Again

Meet new walking buddies and never walk alone again. In addition to WalkArlington events and walking tours, there are regular groups to join and meet...

Read More >

June 20, 2018

Utilizing Crash Data to Improve Street Safety

At a joint meeting with the Pedestrian Advisory Committee (PAC) and Bicycle Advisory Committee (BAC) this spring, County staff members talked about the work being...

Read More >

May 9, 2018

How to Use MyArlington’s Projects Map Tool

The traffic cones are in place and the construction workers haul in their equipment, but what kind of work are they actually doing? What is...

Read More >

Upcoming Events

Aug 1 @ 9:15 am – 9:45 am Dark Star Park (Nancy Holt, 1984)
Join one of Arlington County’s public artists in residence, Graham Coreil-Allen, for a free Rosslyn Public Art Talk on the annual Dark Star Park Day. Public art helps give a community a sense of place, yet often Read More
Aug 7 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Intersection of S Oakland St & Columbia Pike
Our Shared Street Pop-Up is a block party where you can get to know your neighbors and local transportation options. There are also tons of great giveaways happening and fun activities. Our Shared Street is Read More
Aug 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Courthouse Plaza (Cherry/Dogwood rooms (lobby level))
The PAC advises the County Board and the County Manager on the implementation of the pedestrian element of the Master Transportation Plan and other matters the committee deems important to advocate for the needs of Read More
Aug 17 – Aug 19 all-day Thomas Jefferson Community Center
As one of the largest free events on the East Coast, the Arlington County Fair has something for everyone to enjoy, from classic midway rides and games to piglet races to competitive exhibits. WalkArlington and Read More
Sep 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Courthouse Plaza (Cherry/Dogwood rooms (lobby level))
The PAC advises the County Board and the County Manager on the implementation of the pedestrian element of the Master Transportation Plan and other matters the committee deems important to advocate for the needs of Read More