What’s Up

September 21

Democratic State Sen. Jennifer Wexton will debate CD-10 Republican Rep. Barbara Comstock at a Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce Debate at 8 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 21, at The National in Lansdowne, 18980 Upper Belmont Place, Leesburg, VA 20176. The debate is being held in partnership with the Dulles Regional, Greater McLean, Greater Reston, Northern Virginia, and Tysons Regional chambers of commerce, the Northern Virginia Technology Council and George Mason University’s Schar School of Policy and Government.

September 21-November 3


All Fairfax County residents who are eligible to vote absentee may begin to cast their ballots in person on Sept. 21 at the Fairfax County Office of Elections and Oct. 13 at nine satellite locations regardless of the voter’s residence in Fairfax County. Read more about early voting and who is eligible here.

Fairfax County Office of Elections
12000 Government Center Pkwy, Fairfax, VA 22035

Sept.  21–Oct. 12
Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri: 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m. –7 p.m.

Oct. 13–Nov. 3
Mon–Fri: 8 a.m.–7 p.m.
Saturdays: Oct. 6–Nov. 3: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
(Office closed October 8, Columbus Day)

Or these nine satellite locations at these times:

Oct. 13–Nov. 3
Weekdays (Mon–Fri) 3 p.m.–7 p.m.
Saturdays 9 a.m.–5 p.m.

Providence Community Center 3001 Vaden Dr, Fairfax – two blocks from Vienna Metro
Franconia Governmental Center 6121 Franconia Rd, Alexandria
McLean Governmental Center 1437 Balls Hill Rd, McLean
North County Governmental Center 1801 Cameron Glen Dr, Reston
West Springfield Governmental Center 6140 Rolling Rd, Springfield
Mason Governmental Center 6507 Columbia Pike, Annandale
Mount Vernon Governmental Center 2511 Parkers Ln, Alexandria
Sully Governmental Center 4900 Stonecroft Blvd, Chantilly
Lorton Library 9520 Richmond Hwy, Lorton

On Election Day, you can only vote at your assigned polling place.  To verify your assigned polling place, or to see your ballot click here.

September 22

FCDC’s First Official Northern Virginia “All Are Welcome” Pride Celebration will be held at 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 22, at the Epicure Café, 11104 Lee Highway, Fairfax, VA 22030. Hosted by the LGBTQ+ Committee. Co-chairs are State Sen. Sen. Adam Ebbin, Del. Mark Levine, and Del. Mark Sickles. Register here.

September 26

Join fellow Dems to watch the Senate Candidate Debate between Sen. Tim Kaine and Corey Stewart, moderated by Chuck Todd, from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday,Sept. 26.  Enjoy an all-you-can-eat Chinese buffet from the Harvest Moon Restaurant and Lounge at 7260 Arlington Blvd., Falls Church, VA 22042. Get tickets here.

September 27

Kennedy King 25th Anniversary Dinner with Special Guests Congressmen Don Beyer and Joe Kennedy III will take place from 6-9 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 27, at the Double Tree by Hilton, 300 Army Navy Drive, Arlington, VA 22202. Click here to purchase tickets.

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