Join LBA this October at FREE events to celebrate the renaming of Langston Boulevard and learn about our corridor's significant and prevalent history.
WALKING TOUR Saturday, October 2 * 10:00-11:30 am
Join Wilma Killgo, President of the John M. Langston Civic Association, on October 2 for a Walking Tour discussing the history of racial injustice along the corridor and the community’s strategies to overcome and thrive. Meet at the Langston Brown Community Center at 10:00 am and prepare to visit multiple significant locations along the Boulevard, such as Fire Station 8.
FALL FESTIVAL Saturday, October 2 * 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Join LBA and the Waverly Hills Civic Association at Woodstock Park for a FREE and family friendly day of festivities! The Festival will feature live music, food trucks, the R.E.A.D. book bus, and a multitude of other fun and free activities.
11:00am Family Yoga with Sun & Moon Yoga 1:00pm Children's theatre with Synetic Theatre 12-3:00pm Plein air art, live music, and food 4:00 pm. Happy hour at Thirsty Bernie's
ART GALLERY OF LOCAL BLACK ARTISTS October 2nd - 31st
Local Black artists will be showing their work at Dominion Lighting from October 2nd through the 31st. The artists will be creating pieces honoring local heroes, such as Dorothy Hamm and Edward T. Morton, as well as impactful businesses and buildings along the corridor.
REVEAL OF NEW MURAL COMING TO THE BLVD October 2021
The Langston Boulevard Alliance (LBA) is working with local muralist KaliQ Crosby to create a mural honoring John M. Langston and his legacy. The mural is being painted on the side wall of Sport Fair, located along the Boulevard, and will be completed on October 1st. Come visit Sport Fair to see the completed mural once it has been completed!
Thank you to our sponsors!
LANGSTON BOULEVARD ALLIANCE 4532 Langston Boulevard, Suite 519 Arlington, VA 22207 (703) 261-4744