Arlington Agenda is a listing of interesting events for the week ahead in Arlington County.
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Political Networking Event Ireland’s Four Courts (2051 Wilson Blvd) Time: 7:00-9:00 p.m.
The Arlington Young Democrats host this networking event with drink specials and a career advice Q&A with Political Communications Director for the Atlas Project Carolyn Fiddler.
Live Comedy: Chris Kattan Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse (2903 Columbia Pike) Time: 7:30 and 10:00 p.m. (same times on Saturday)
Saturday Night Live alumnus Chris Kattan, famous for his recurring characters Mango and one half of the Night at the Roxbury brothers, performs stand-up. Tickets are $25.
Live Music: Mother Falcon Artisphere Ballroom (1101 Wilson Blvd) Time: 8:00 p.m.
Mother Falcon performs a fusion of jazz, hip-hop and rock rhythms with classically trained artists on horns, strings, piano, banjo and bassoon. Tickets are $15.
Relay for Life* Long Bridge Park Field No. 1 (475 Long Bridge Drive) Time: 5:00 p.m.-7:00 a.m. Sunday
The annual race to fight cancer and raise money for the American Cancer Society takes place on Saturday. Registration is still open for teams who want to walk throughout the night.
Fun, Fashion and ‘Fabulous’ Clarendon Ballroom (3185 Wilson Blvd) Time: 5:00-9:00 p.m.
A fundraiser and memorial to the life of Erica Paul, who died of colon cancer in 2011, promises cocktails, appetizers and a “fashion dress-up bar” with the Tailored Man and Current Boutique. Tickets are $30, or $40 at the door.
World Cup Viewing Party Summer’s Grill and Sports Bar (1520 N. Courthouse Road) Time: 6:00 p.m.
Summer’s is an official U.S. Soccer destination restaurant, and at 6:00 p.m. they will host a watch party for the U.S. Men’s National Team’s second World Cup game, against Portugal.
A look at the winter weather news in the D.C. area.
For a trip to the North Pole, there’s no finer way to travel. Railroads around the country offer seasonal trips to see Santa between Thanksgiving and Christmas.