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    Parking Meter Credit Card Processing Problem -- Updated 8/1/2014 5:36:31 PM
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    Calendar of Events

    List of Calendar Events

    Date    TimeEvent
    Aug 2, 2014 Sat 9:00 AMFriendship Firehouse Festival
    Annual Community-wide Festival celebrating the birthday of the Friendship Firehouse. Vendor, Food and beverage sales, firetruck display.
    Aug 2, 2014 Sat 1:30 PMAlexandria Archaeology's Family Dig Days
    Help City archaeologists screen excavated soil from a real dig on the grounds of the George Washington Masonic National Memorial! Reservations required. Please note: Event takes place at the archaeological site.
    Aug 3, 2014 Sun 10:00 AMConcert
    Concerts at Four Mile Run Farmers & Artisans Market featuring local artists. Matt Tarka is this week's artist. List of scheduled performers is subject to change without notice, visit the website for listings.
    Aug 5, 2014 Tue 6:00 AMNational Night Out
    Enjoy free Jazz by the Memorial Pool along with games, refreshments, live music by Vaughn Ambrose and swimming at the outdoor pool as part of the Parker Gray Community activities for National Night Out, cosponsored by the Alexandria Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
    Aug 5, 2014 Tue 5:00 PMNational Night Out
    Join the Del Ray Citizen's Association for free music, food and entertainment for all ages.
    Aug 5, 2014 Tue 6:00 PMNational Night Out
    Enjoy extended swimming hours until 8 p.m. as well as refreshments and fun activities for the entire family. Pool admission is free from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
    Aug 5, 2014 Tue 6:00 PMNational Night Out
    Enjoy extended swimming hours until 8 p.m. as well as refreshments and fun activities for the entire family. Pool admission is free from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
    Aug 6, 2014 Wed 12:00 PMCanal Plaza Concert
    Concert by The Sidley's featuring soul influenced rock music. Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy a performance along the Potomac River. Offered in Partnership with Tishman Speyer.
    Aug 7, 2014 Thu 7:30 PMMusic at Twilight Concert
    Performance by the Ambience Band featuring Jazz and R & B music. Feel free to bring chairs or a blanket and a picnic supper.
    Aug 8, 2014 Fri 7:30 PMFriday Night on the Square Concert
    Concert by the Gina DeSimone And The Moaners, featuring Jazz/Blues/Swing. Bring a folding chair or sit around the fountain or benches in front of City Hall.
    Aug 9, 2014 Sat 10:00 AMDel Ray Artisans Alexandria Art Market
    Tented art spaces occupied by artists displaying & selling their work at the Artisans Art Gallery
    Aug 9, 2014 Sat 11:00 AMIrish Festival
    Festival to promote Irish Heritage featuring Irish music, entertainment by Irish dance Schools, vendors, crafts, food and beverages and Pipe bands.
    Aug 10, 2014 Sun 10:00 AMConcert
    Concerts at Four Mile Run Farmers & Artisans Market featuring local artists. Ian Kraft is this week's artist. List of scheduled performers is subject to change without notice, visit the website for listings.
    Aug 10, 2014 Sun 1:00 PMFamily Day—Science behind the Ice Well
    Family Fun at Gadsby's Tavern Museum
    Aug 15, 2014 Fri 7:30 PMFriday Night on the Square Concert
    Concert by the Alexandria Harmonizers, featuring mens barbershop music. Bring a folding chair or sit around the fountain or benches in front of City Hall.
    Aug 16, 2014 Sat 9:00 AMMETWC's 8th Annual Community Slam Jam Explosion
    Commmunity event with food and beverage sales, live music and activities
    Aug 16, 2014 Sat 7:30 PMCinema Del Ray
    Community Family movie night held on Mt. Vernon Recreation Center Field with food and beverage sales
    Aug 17, 2014 Sun 10:00 AMConcert
    Concerts at Four Mile Run Farmers & Artisans Market featuring local artists. Matt Buchanan is this week's artist. List of scheduled performers is subject to change without notice, visit the website for listings.
    Aug 21, 2014 Thu 10:00 AM75th Anniversary Celebration 1939 Library Sit-In
    The event will be held outside on the 700 block of Queen Street in front of the Barrett Library and the Lloyd House courtyard with various activities, vendors, exhibitors, musical performances, food and beverage sales.
    Aug 24, 2014 Sun 10:00 AMConcert
    Concerts at Four Mile Run Farmers & Artisans Market featuring local artists. Mike Elosh is this week's artist. List of scheduled performers is subject to change without notice, visit the website for listings.
    Aug 24, 2014 Sun 1:00 PMFamily Day—Science behind the Ice Well
    Family Fun at Gadsby's Tavern Museum
    Aug 30, 2014 Sat 10:00 AMWar of 1812 Signature Event Weekend
    Commemorate the War of 1812 and its impact on Alexandria
    Aug 31, 2014 Sun 10:00 AMConcert
    Concerts at Four Mile Run Farmers & Artisans Market featuring local artists. Jong Lee is this week's artist. List of scheduled performers is subject to change without notice, visit the website for listings.
    Aug 31, 2014 Sun 11:00 AMWar of 1812 Signature Event Weekend
    Commemorate the War of 1812 and its impact on Alexandria
    Sep 7, 2014 Sun 10:00 AMConcert
    Concerts at Four Mile Run Farmers & Artisans Market featuring local artists. Matt Buchanan is this week's artist. List of scheduled performers is subject to change without notice, visit the website for listings.
    Sep 13, 2014 Sat 7:00 AMRagnar Relay Dc
    Running Relay on the Mt. Vernon Trail
    Sep 13, 2014 Sat 10:00 AMDel Ray Artisans Alexandria Art Market
    Tented art spaces occupied by artists displaying & selling their work at the Artisans Art Gallery
    Sep 13, 2014 Sat 10:00 AM12th Annual Alexandria Festival of the Arts
    Outdoor arts festival, annual, cultural and community gathering opportunities.
    Sep 13, 2014 Sat 12:00 PMMusic Festival
    Festival to celebrate the diversity of life in Alexandria, the many historic and cultural treasures of the region's past while embracing the new and exciting opportunities for the future. The event will feature food and beverage sales, children's games, facepainting, vendors and musical performances.
    Sep 13, 2014 Sat 1:30 PMAlexandria Archaeology's Family Dig Days
    Help City archaeologists screen excavated soil from a real dig on the grounds of the George Washington Masonic National Memorial! Reservations required. Please note: Event takes place at the archaeological site.
    Sep 14, 2014 Sun 10:00 AM12th Annual Alexandria Festival of the Arts
    Outdoor arts festival, annual, cultural and community gathering opportunity.
    Sep 14, 2014 Sun 10:00 AMConcert
    Concerts at Four Mile Run Farmers & Artisans Market featuring local artists. Jong Lee is this week's artist. List of scheduled performers is subject to change without notice, visit the website for listings.
    Sep 20, 2014 Sat 6:30 AM5K Run/Walk for Wounded Warriors Caregivers
    Run/Walk in Cameron Run Regional Park to raise funds for caregivers of wounded warriors
    Sep 20, 2014 Sat 7:30 PMCinema Del Ray
    Community Family movie night held on Mt. Vernon Recreation Center Field with food and beverage sales
    Sep 21, 2014 Sun 7:00 AMRock 'n' Stroller
    5K fun run/walk for families with strollers, but runners and walkers without strollers are welcome. The 5K finishes with a kids concert by the local kids band Rocknoceros.
    Sep 28, 2014 Sun 2:00 PMYoga Challenge With Alexandria's Health Department
    Family oriented healthy living event that includes the ypga challenge, goal setting, and healthy eating activities.
    Oct 4, 2014 Sat 6:00 AM"Survive the 5" 5k race
    Fundraiser for the Art of Driving
    Oct 11, 2014 Sat 8:00 AMYmca Active Alexandria! 5k Run/walk
    Fundraiser for YMCA Alexandria in prevention of child obesity.
    Oct 11, 2014 Sat 10:00 AMDel Ray Artisans Alexandria Art Market
    Tented art spaces occupied by artists displaying & selling their work at the Artisans Art Gallery
    Oct 11, 2014 Sat 1:30 PMAlexandria Archaeology's Family Dig Days
    Help City archaeologists screen excavated soil from a real dig on the grounds of the George Washington Masonic National Memorial! Reservations required. Please note: Event takes place at the archaeological site.
    Oct 18, 2014 Sat 10:00 AMAlexandria Family Fall Festival
    Family event with activities and entertainment, such as scarecrow making, puppet shows, musical performances, pony rides, facepainting, exhbitors and food sales. Some activities require tickets.
    Oct 19, 2014 Sun 7:00 AMPto's Innovation 5k
    5k to promote fitness and to benefit math & science programs at local schools. Held at the USPTO Campus & Eisenhower Ave
    Oct 25, 2014 Sat 1:30 PMAlexandria Archaeology's Family Dig Days
    Help City archaeologists screen excavated soil from a real dig on the grounds of the George Washington Masonic National Memorial! Reservations required. Please note: Event takes place at the archaeological site.
    Nov 16, 2014 Sun 7:00 AM2 Annual Usatf 12k National Road Race Championship
    National foot race
    Nov 28, 2014 Fri 7:00 PMAlexandria Tree Lighting Ceremony
    Annual event at which the City tree is lit, performances and a visit by Santa to open the Holiday season.
    Dec 6, 2014 Sat 11:00 AMEuropean Christmas Market
    Vendors from all over come together for a tasteful event that gives the feeling of a unique European Chistmas celebration. Food, beverage and merchandise will be available.
    Dec 6, 2014 Sat 11:00 AMScottish Christmas Walk Parade
    44th Annual Scottish Christmas Walk Parade
    Dec 13, 2014 Sat 12:00 PMCivil War Christmas in Camp Open House
    Event is based ina nd around the Museum and historic fort. Features Civil War interpreters, a Civil War Santa, tours of the fort, and craft activities for children.
    Dec 20, 2014 Sat 11:00 AMEuropean Chirstmas Market
    Vendors from all over come together for a tasteful event that gives the feeling of a unique European Chistmas celebration. Food, beverage and merchandise will be available.
    Dec 21, 2014 Sun 11:00 AMEuropean Chirstmas Market
    Vendors from all over come together for a tasteful event that gives the feeling of a unique European Chistmas celebration. Food, beverage and merchandise will be available.
    Dec 31, 2014 Wed 12:00 PMFirst Night Alexandria
    Family friendly celebration of the new year through the performing arts.

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