August 8th, 2019
In the mood to have an old-fashioned good time on a budget? Make plans to check out the Arlington County Fair running from Wednesday, August 14th through Sunday, August 18th. This long-running annual fair is one of the East Coast’s largest free events, and is a can’t-miss for anyone who enjoys food, music, and fun.
This fair offers a wide variety of things to see and do for the whole family. Whether you’re interested in feeding butterflies or doing yoga with goats, the programming here is designed with fun in mind. Just make sure you come hungry, because the food vendors will serve up all kinds of delicious treats! Test your skill and luck with an array of intriguing games. Don’t forget about the rides, which are sure to bring out the kid in all of us. Check out the stage, where performers in a number of disciplines will wow the crowd with their talents. Live local and regional music acts will provide the soundtrack.
The Arlington County Fair takes place at the Thomas Jefferson Community Center at 3501 Second Street South, in Arlington.