#22 – Enjoy the rooftop pavillion at Clarendon Ballroom

 

Weather permitting this hot spot on Wilson Boulevard is generally open Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays starting at 5:00 PM.  Lines can form early and you must be 21 with a valid ID to enter. The ballroom itself, which often features a DJ or live music, is open most Thursdays and Fridays and occasional Saturdays from 5 PM to 2:00 AM unless they are hosting a private event.  Visit their website for photos and a calendar which is updated frequently.  On October 30th, 2010, there will be a Halloween Bash in the ballroom with a costume contest.

#19 – Watch your favorite sports events at Velocity Five

At the Arlington location in the Courthouse area, Velocity Five features a large outdoor patio with covered dining for up to 60 people, a HDTV with surround sound, and a full service bar.

#13 – See a movie at Arlington Cinema N Drafthouse

See a movie while you eat at Arlington Cinema N Drafthouse, a unique combination of a full service restaurant inside a movie theatre. They also have comedy shows, wine tastings and special events.