Brief: Falloween Comes to Clarendon

Brief: Falloween Comes to Clarendon

— Market Common Clarendon presents the third annual FALLoween, a free, fun event for families on Saturday, Oct. 27. The event begins at 10 a.m. with a performance by Rocknoceros, and continues until 2 p.m. with a petting zoo, face painting, balloon creations, DJ music, sidewalk chalking, a variety of live entertainment, photo opportunities (one free photo per family), plus trick-or-treating at participating retailers.

People and pets in costume are invited to join in the FALLoween Parade noon, led by The Jokesters.

FALLoween will go on rain or shine. All the activities are free at Market Common Clarendon, 2700 Clarendon Boulevard. For event information, call 703-785-5634 or visit

Event Schedule

10 a.m. until 2 p.m.: free face painting, petting zoo, strolling entertainment and characters, trick-or-treating, and more.

Special Features:

10 a.m.: Rocknoceros performance

11:30 a.m.: Kids Circus performance

12 p.m.: FALLoween Parade for costumed people and pets led by The Jokesters

1 p.m.: Kids Circus performance

The next special event at Market Common Clarendon is Winter Wonderland on Saturday, Dec. 15. MIX 107.3 will be on site accepting donations of toys and cash in support of the US Marine Corps’ Toys for Tots drive from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m., and from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m.

There will be free holiday activities and entertainment, including visits and photos with Santa Claus, who will be arriving by fire truck. For event information, call 703-785-5634, and visit