Clarion Collection Hotel Arlington Court Suites
1200 N. Courthouse Rd.
Arlington, VA 22201
Phone: (703) 524-4000
Fax: (703) 522-6814
AMC Courthouse Plaza 8 is a movie fanatic's dream come true. With 12 screens this cineplex magnifies every movie for your viewing pleasure and making movie watching a more memorable experience. Many refreshment stands ensure that you are thoroughly entertained.
With a packed weekly concert list featuring country acts, indie bands, open mic nights and more, it has become a musical staple for those in Clarendon. IOTA Club and Cafe is not only a music venue but also a popular bar for their wide selection of micro brews and fine spirits. This informal cafe has a warm and inviting vibe to it with its brick walls and soft lighting. Offering tasty grubs throughout the day and late night, IOTA is a buzzing place for food and entertainment. Since no reservations are taken for the shows, it is recommended that you show up early to get a spot inside. Visitors must be at least 21 years old to attend these live gigs.
Built in 1908, Ri Ra Irish Pub creates the mood of a Victorian Irish pub. The pub has a warm atmosphere with dark wooden furniture and friendly service. Ri Ra Irish Pub has a full bar and the food is a combination of Irish and American fare, such as Irish Potato Cakes and Guinness BBQ Burger. You can also enjoy live entertainment every Wednesday through Saturday Night.
McDonough Arena is a grand sporting venue dedicated to basketball. This well furnished sports center has three training courts and a main gym for students of the Georgetown University to practice the game. Besides this, it also has an auxiliary gym that is used for fitness exercises and special training programs. This state-of-the-art venue has a seating capacity of 2500 which is completely occupied during basketball matches and other sporting events. Check website for more details.
The Multi-Sport Field is the coziest arena within Division I college football with 2,500 seats. Despite being the smallest field within Division I, the field is a multi-purpose field that is the home of many of Georgetown University's sports teams. Sports teams that play here include the university's football and lacrosse teams. The field also has lights installed for night events and practices. To find events and games happening at this field, be sure to refer to the website for more details.
This comedy club has something for the whole family, with live performances for adults and programs for kids. Classes are available for those who want to learn the art of humor. Visit the website for additional details.
If you are looking to host an event while in Washington, you would like to check out the Gaston Hall. The hall is well-equipped with audio-visual facilities and has a seating capacity of 743. There are several rules and regulations to be followed though if one is planning to organize an event at Gaston. Important ones like the events cannot coincide with the campus activity and the event needs to be appropriate to the ambiance and educational mission of the university. Food and beverages are available outside the hall, as one cannot carry food and drinks inside the premises.
AMC Loews Georgetown 14 is a movie fanatic's dream come true. With 12 screens this cineplex magnifies every movie for your viewing pleasure and making movie watching a more memorable experience. Many refreshment stands ensure that you are thoroughly entertained.
Pinstripes is a unique amalgamation of entertainment and gastronomy. The chain has many locations across the country and the one in Georgetown is explored for corporate as well as private events. Their on-site restaurant is known for its delectable Italian and American dishes which are cooked to perfection with utmost attention to details. They're the ones responsible for catering to parties as well. The place boasts of more than 35,000 square feet (3251 square meters) of space which houses a large patio (open around the year), a fire pit and a bowling alley. Live music entertains guests on weekends. Everything about Pinstripes is simple perfect, which is why it is an ideal venue for any kind of event.
At 6pm every day, a free performance begins at Millennium Stage in the Grand Foyer at the Kennedy Center. Performances include music, theater, dance and feature artists from all over the country. Millennium Stage began in 1997 as part of the Performing Arts for Everyone Initiative. The program has since expanded to include free performances on the grounds of the U.S. Capitol during the summer.
Contemporary dance, theatre and ballet performances are what you can expect at the Terrace Theatre, located inside the Kennedy Center. With a seating capacity of 513, it is also suitable for family performances. If you're a performing arts enthusiast, you can volunteer with the centre. Otherwise, you can even avail of additional benefits by enrolling for the Kennedy Centre membership.
Located on the top floor of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Theater Lab is home to the third longest running play in the history of American theater, Shear Madness. The 399-seat performance space has been the host to 7800 live productions of the show, with the first ever performance taking place on August 13, 1987. Theater Lab is a widely popular destination for tourists, as well as Washingtonians, with a desire to see live theater. Shear Madness is an improvisational comedic mystery that lets the audience decide the ending.