If you’re looking for something to do in Arlington this October, at least one of these five, upcoming events I’ve rounded up may be right up your alley. This is hardly an all-inclusive list but highlights a variety of events for families and individuals alike.
October 4, 2019
Bark-Toberfest @ Courthaus Social
You guessed it: puppies and canines are welcome at this award-winning, local foodie event from 4 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at Courthaus Social in Arlington, VA. Admission is free and families with their four-legged dogs are encouraged to attend. At least nine local breweries will be there; see the list of breweries and get more information here.
Photo credit: Courthaus Social
October 5, 2019
Beckett’s 6th Annual Celtic Festival
Families are welcome. Food and drinks will be available outside (Cambell Avenue will be closed for the party) plus live music, pipers and dancers will be entertaining throughout.
Photo source: Beckett’s Celtic Festival
October 17, 2019
Rosslyn Cider Fest
This Thursday night event at Gateway Park in Rosslyn from 4 to 8 p.m. includes cider tastings, food trucks, live music, and a pumpkin pie eating contest!
Get cider fest details here.
Photo credit: Rosslyn Cider Fest
October 19, 2019
7th Annual Race For Every Woman 5K Run/Walk
If you’re a marathon-for-a-cause buff, this run/walk event being held at Barcroft Park in Arlington is for you! Proceeds from runs are allocated towards purchasing mammograms.
Photo credit: 7th Annual Race For Every Woman 5K Run/Walk
October 26, 2019
Semper Fi Fund
Celebrate the Marine Corps Marathon and its community athletes, family, and friends and help support the Semper Fi Fund, which provides assistance and support to wounded and ill members of all branches of the military.
Video source: Semper Fi Fund