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2011 Clarendon Day is Saturday, September 24th – Rain or Shine!

Clarendon Day 2011

This year’s Clarendon Day will again be combined with Virginia Hospital Center’s Family Fun Day for even more fun!   Starting at 8:20 AM with a 5K run, a 10K at 9:00 AM, and a kids’ dash at 10:30 AM, and followed by music and dance performances on three stages, over 50 vendors, and food from local restaurants, face painting, games, fitness classes,  and health screenings from 11-5.  All events will take place around the Clarendon Metro Station.

Check out a Free Outdoor Movie on the Pike

The Blind Side (film)

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The new Penrose Square Giant will be presenting its first Movie Under the Stars on Saturday, September 17th at 8PM (rescheduled from 8/27 due to Hurricane Irene)on the Penrose Square at the intersection of Columbia Pike and S. Barton St.  The featured film will be Best Picture Academy Award nominee, The Blind Side. Former Arlingtonian Sandra Bullock won the Academy Award and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress for her leading role in this movie.  Bring your family and a blanket or lawn chair to enjoy the show.  Parking at the Penrose Square Building will be free! (access from S. Barton St., S. Adams St. and S. 9th St.).  For more information, visit this link.