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Arlington’s Hottest New Retail Concepts Target Millennials

Announced today at ICSC RECon in Vegas, Arlington's Ballston Common Mall will now officially go by Ballston Quarter.

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Taste of Arlington!

This weekend we went to Ballston's 28th Annual Taste of Arlington on Wilson Boulevard.

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World Pup at Taste of Arlington 2015

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Stuff to do in D.C., Maryland and Virginia from May 14-20

Sunday’s Taste of Arlington covers all the basics needed for a successful street fair: a diverse roster of local restaurants and breweries, entertainment for kids and, uh, ’90s music.

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Taste of Arlington Returns on Sunday

The annual street festival in Ballston, celebrating the restaurants of Arlington, is back on Sunday from noon to 6:00 p.m.

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Family-Friendly Taste of Arlington Set for Sunday

The 28th Annual Taste of Arlington, hosted by the Ballston Business Improvement District (BID) and presenting sponsor Rent Dittmar to benefit the Arlington Food Assistance Center (AFAC), will showcase more than 50 diverse and delectable restaurants; a “best dish” contest; Girls on the Run 5k open to public participation; live music; an extensive beer and wine garden; World Pup Tournament with a guest appearance from HOT99.5’s Intern John and Olympic goalkeeper Briana Scurry; and an exclusive VIP Pavilion with a wine and beer tasting experience.

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Street Smart: What to do in Ballston

What to do in Ballston.

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SER in Ballston: Simple, easy, real and off to a good start

Light pours through the windows that wrap around the young SER in Ballston, where the tables are set with glasses and napkins in ocean blue, and the banquettes and bar stools are sheathed in leather the color of a banana smoothie.

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Monte Carlo Night!

The New York, New York theme was in the skyscraper centerpieces, champagne and dapper outfits worn by the 450 guests. We snapped Reston Chamber of Commerce’s Mark Ingrao, Capital Adventures’ Ellie McMullen, Ballston BID’s Tina Leone and BBGM’s Bruno Grinwis.

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SER Is Where the Heart Is

Married couple Christiana Campos-Candon and Javier Candon got each other a restaurant for Valentine's Day. 

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