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Summer in Rosslyn

Get ready to take back summertime with fun, safe activities—all season long!

The warm weather is here and it's finally time to get outside and enjoy it! We've got a full line up of new and returning summer events to get you out and about in the neighborhood. With outdoor movie nights, staycation giveaways, a new cornhole tournament series and even more in the works, we've got something for everyone to enjoy a summer under the stars.

Stay tuned to our weekly e-newsletter and keep an eye on our social media (@RosslynVA) as we get ready to announce even more exciting events throughout the summer!

Before attending any of our Summer in Rosslyn events, please review Virginia's current COVID-19 guidance and feel free to reach out to RosslynBID@rosslynva.org with any questions!

Introducing: Rosslyn LIVE!

July 15, July 22 & August 5, 6:30PM, Gateway Park

Cue the lights! This summer, we're partnering with The American Pops Orchestra to bring you 3 themed nights of over-the-top, campy fun, under the stars in Gateway Park. Grab a drink and experience interactive dance performances, sing-a-long moments, and Instagrammable installations throughout the park. 

Ticket pricing is based on seating type and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to Arlington County Public Schools high school choir programs as well as benefit improvements at Gateway Park. The three-week series will have individual themes including Broadway, 90s, and Drag! Follow the link below for full details; registration for Broadway now open!

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Enjoy some friendly competition with this new series

Wednesdays, beginning July 14 - August 25, 6-8PM, 1401 Wilson Park

New this year! We know Rosslyn loves a little friendly competition, so we're teaming up with DC Fray to bring you the first-ever Rosslyn Rivals: Cornhole series, Wednesdays this summer beginning July 14 through August 25. This cornhole tournament is free and open to all ages (and skill levels!). Register in advance via Eventbrite (max 4 people per team).

Each week, a new tournament bracket will be created and the top 2 teams will win awesome prizes from local restaurants! You and your team are also welcome to participate (and win!) each week in the series. And if you're not on a team, feel free to cheer your friends & family on from the sidelines!

Signup for cornhole


Shop local produce & more at Rosslyn's Farmers Market

Wednesdays May 5 - October 27, from 3-7pm, Central Place Plaza

It's not summer without Rosslyn's Farmers Market! The FRESHFARM farmers market is open weekly on Wednesday in Central Place Plaza from 3-7 p.m. Shop a variety of local vendors for the freshest fruits, veggies, meats and everything in between. Check out this list for a preview of who you can expect to see at the Rosslyn market, week-to-week.

Rosslyn's market is rain or shine, so keep an eye on the weather and pack an umbrella if necessary! Additionally, FRESHFARM is observing Virginia's COVID-19 guidance, so masks are strongly encouraged for those note fully vaccinated. 

Farmers Market details


A week of Summer Staycation giveaways

Monday, August 9 - Sunday, August 15

Nothing says summer like an exciting Staycation, and we're here to help with a whole week of giveaways! Beginning on August 9, we'll give away gift cards everyday to some of the best places in Rosslyn to eat, shop, drink, stay and explore - with one lucky person even taking home the whole Staycation package!

Staycation details


Rosslyn Cinema is back in Gateway Park

(Past) Fridays in June, 7:30-10PM, Gateway Park

Our popular outdoor movie series returned on Friday nights in June! Thanks for joining us for showings of your favorite movies on the lawn in Gateway Park. This year, we partnered with Rosslyn's Vitality Bowls to give $5 off to the first 100 people to check-in at Cinema! 

Rosslyn Cinema continues to be one of our most popular events, and we loved seeing you all out on the lawn this summer! Stay tuned to our e-newsletter for updates to make sure you're the first to know when events like Cinema return to Rosslyn.

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 Featured Rosslyn Events

Rosslyn Holiday Clothing Drive
Monday, November 29 - Friday, December 17

Rosslyn's Holiday Chocolate Countdown
Wednesday, December 1
at Central Place Plaza