Saturday, Sept. 28, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
For ages 3-8. A fun and exciting day for the whole family is right in your backyard! Come to this indoor-outdoor festival and enjoy live entertainment, crafts and activities. Children can buy their own pumpkins from the pumpkin patch (with the help of a parent/guardian) to decorate at the crafts station. Food will be available for purchase.
The McLean 5k Run is coming back this fall! Hosted by MCC with the support of event sponsors Century 21 New Millennium and The Greater McLean Chamber of Commerce, the race features a USATF certified course through the heart of McLean and is designed to appeal to runners of all abilities.
The proceeds from McLean 5k Run will benefit the McLean Community Foundation (MCF) 501(c)(3) charitable organization, so recruit a team of coworkers, teammates, neighbors and friends and mark the calendar for Saturday, Oct. 5.
Join in the Fun!
Saturday, Oct. 5
Teams of 10 or fewer runners may sign up together and fundraise for McLean Community Foundation. Start recruiting today for your team of co-workers, teammates, neighbors and friends to participate in this year's race on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019.
Registration includes a technical race shirt. Quantities and sizes are limited so sign up early to guarantee to receive a shirt.
Competitive runners, casual runners, walkers, strollers and well-behaved pets are welcome and encouraged to participate.
Sunday, Oct. 20, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
McLean Central Park, 1468 Dolley Madison Blvd., McLean, VA 22101
The McLean Community Center has created the “purrfect” event for local pet owners and their beloved animals. Learn valuable information and get tips on a variety of pet products and services that can enhance the lives of your pet and improve your experience as a pet owner. A variety of pet care related exhibitors will be participating.
Join the fun for the Howl’oween Pooch Parade at the event! Bring your leashed pets to show off their best costumes. All dogs must remain on a leash sporting their dog license and rabies tags.
If you are interested in becoming a vendor, click here for the application.
Pet Fest Volunteers Are Needed! We are looking for pet lovers who would like to volunteer to make Pet Fest a success! Volunteers assist with event set-up and breakdown. If you are interested in participating, click here.
Saturday, Nov. 9, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 10, 11 a.m.–4 p.m.
Admission: $10. Admission is good for both days. Take $1 off with a show card.
Welcome back to the McLean Community Center’s Antiques Show & Sale. This established event features an exceptional group of dealers representing American, Continental and Asian antiques, decorative accessories, furniture, folk art, porcelain, silver, painting, prints, linens, Oriental carpets and rugs, and much more.
Proceeds benefit the James C. Macdonald Scholarship Fund. For more information and a list of dealers, see http://dfshows.com.
The McLean Holiday Crafts Show is back this December and you won't want to miss it!
Friday, Dec. 6, 11 a.m.–7 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 7, 10 a.m.–6 p.m.
Sunday, Dec. 8, 11 a.m.–4 p.m.
Admission is $7 for adults - good for all three days of the show.
McLean Community Center, 1234 Ingleside Ave., McLean, Virginia 22101
Founded in 1982, The McLean Holiday Crafts Show is a highly anticipated and much-beloved, three-day, indoor, juried show featuring arts and crafts made by approximately 80 regional artisans. These fine, handcrafted arts and crafts works include both established, high-quality, seasoned artisans as well as new artisans exhibiting innovative concepts. The show includes pottery, glass, jewelry, holiday decorations, mixed media, fashion accessories, wood, fine art, artisanal foods, soaps, skincare and more. The newly renovated McLean Community Center provides a delightful venue for the show and is ADA compliant. Visitors can dine onsite at the event café.
This year, show management will be provided by the Northern Virginia Handcrafters Guild (NVHG). Founded in 1972, the NVHG, a 501(c)3 nonprofit community-based organization, is dedicated to helping artists and craftspeople exhibit and sell their work, promoting the development of arts and crafts in the community and supporting arts and crafts educational activities.
Crafter Application Deadline: Monday, May 27, 2019
Crafter Applications are available here.
Questions? Please contact: mcLeanshow@nvhg.org.