Lyon Park Community Center

Northern Virginia



Located on a three acre privately owned park in the heart of Arlington’s charming and history neighborhood, the Lyon Park Community Center offers a lovely space for hosting your big day. Fully renovated in 2015, this wonderfully modern venue can offer a sophisticated yet decidedly affordable backdrop for your wedding. Utilize the beautifully manicured grounds for an outdoor wedding ceremony, the mature trees providing shade for you, your beloved, and your wedding party on even the warmest of days. Celebrate within the community center’s expansive indoor banquet facility, a stunning room that manages to be both intimate and grandiose. Sky high ceilings, luminous white walls, and expansive windows overlooking the surrounding parklands create an airy feel that can match perfectly with almost any occasion. Lovely decorative details like ceiling coffers, charming moldings, and polished wood floors add a classy touch to any celebration. Whether you are simply enjoying a gathering with your nearest and dearest or throwing the biggest bash of the year, your big day is sure to go off without a hitch at the Lyon Park Community Center!

Venue Style

Community Center, Outdoor


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 150 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 150 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 150 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 10:00PM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee is $1,200 for a reception and/or ceremony and includes 12 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. A refundable security deposit of $600 is required.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Lyon Park Community Center is estimated at between $3,635 and $10,157 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Groom's dressing area
Tables and chairs provided
Venue set up and clean up
Full kitchen facilities
Public parking
Dance area

Special Restrictions

BYO alcohol
General liability insurance required
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors only
No smoking
Music must end by 10:00PM
LED candles only