Although Potomac Yard overlaps Arlington, it is mostly located in Alexandria. Along with Crystal City and Pentagon City, Potomac Yard is poised to become a site for the Amazon’s HQ2. Potomac Yard
It is near the Potomac Yard Shopping Center which is home to a number of shops including staple retail chains as, Target, Old Navy, TJ Maxx, Staples, Barnes & Noble, Petsmart and others. Potomac Yard is also home to Potomac Yard Park and Simpson Stadium Dog Park.
Potomac Yard is currently accessible through the blue and yellow D.C. Metro train lines from the Crystal City and Braddock Road stations. But, there is a proposed Potomac Yard Metro stop underway.