Events

Dec
12
Wed
Pedestrian Advisory Committee (PAC) @ Courthouse Plaza (Cherry/Dogwood rooms (lobby level))
Dec 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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 pedestrians in Arlington.

The committee is made up of volunteers who keep the County focused on making Arlington a better place to walk — from the high-rise canyons of Rosslyn, Ballston and Crystal City to the leafy residential areas of north, south, and west Arlington.

Meetings are held every second Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. Members of the public are invited to join any meeting.

 

Dec
20
Thu
Balaclavas and Baklava: Make Your Own Winter Accessory Workshop @ Barbara M. Donnellan Auditorium, Central Library
Dec 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

WalkArlington and BikeArlington invite you to join Balaclavas & Baklava, their signature Winter Accessory Workshop. Participants will learn how to make their very own winter walk or bike accessory, from a warm ear cover to a full-head balaclava.

There will also be some dessert treats and warm beverages to share while we trade tips and secrets about walking and biking in winter.

All skill levels are welcome and all materials needed will be provided. The event is free, but RSVPs are requested.

If you have a sewing machine and would be able to help at the event, send erin.potter@bikearlington.com an email. The more machines we have, the more fleecy accessories we can make!

Jan
9
Wed
Pedestrian Advisory Committee (PAC) @ Courthouse Plaza (Cherry/Dogwood rooms (lobby level))
Jan 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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 pedestrians in Arlington.

The committee is made up of volunteers who keep the County focused on making Arlington a better place to walk — from the high-rise canyons of Rosslyn, Ballston and Crystal City to the leafy residential areas of north, south, and west Arlington.

Meetings are held every second Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. Members of the public are invited to join any meeting.

 

Feb
4
Mon
Joint Meeting of the Pedestrian Advisory Committee (PAC) and Bicycle Advisory Committee (BAC) @ Courthouse Plaza, Room 311
Feb 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

February 4, 2019 will be a special joint meeting of the PAC and BAC. 

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 pedestrians in Arlington.

The committee is made up of volunteers who keep the County focused on making Arlington a better place to walk — from the high-rise canyons of Rosslyn, Ballston and Crystal City to the leafy residential areas of north, south, and west Arlington.

Meetings are held every second Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. Members of the public are invited to join any meeting.

Feb
7
Thu
February Social Walk + Cozy Coffee Hour in Courthouse @ Outside of beangood! The Coffee Pub
Feb 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Get curious about Arlington’s neighborhoods and what makes them unique. This month, WalkArlington is checking out Courthouse and its great coffee spots that give neighbors something to feel cozy about.

On the social walk you’ll get to know your neighbors, experience walking in Courthouse, relax and unwind, and spark your curiosity about what the neighborhood has to offer, including:

  • A walking tour of the many local coffee spots along Wilson Blvd
  • Ideas for a cozy Valentine’s Day date in the neighborhood
  • An exciting inside look at CoworkCafe

The evening will conclude with a social, warm beverages, and snacks at CoworkCafe, 2719 Wilson Blvd. Beverages and snacks will be available for purchase.

Registration

Registration for the event is required. The event is free for people of all ages and abilities.

Getting Here

The tour will begin and end at locations served by transit, walking, biking, Capital Bikeshare, and car-share. Use Car Free Near Me to check out your transportation options.