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    Date    TimeEvent
    Aug 2, 2015 Sun 10:00 AM4mrstage Concert Series - Jong Lee
    4MRMarket veteran musician Jong Lee. Jong runs Jive Sound a bass guitar shop on the Avenue in Arlandria and his performances are a lot of fun.
    Aug 2, 2015 Sun 6:00 PM257th Army Band Concert
    City Sponsored Concert at Market Square with a performance by the 257th Army Band, "The Band of the Nation's Capital", featuring "All Entertainment"--music from the stage, the screen and the ring. Feel free to bring chairs or sit on the bench seating around the Square.
    Aug 5, 2015 Wed 12:00 PMCanal Plaza Concerts
    Concert series with a performance by The Glimpses featuring folk music. Amphitheatre seating,bring your picnic lunch and enjoy music on the waterfront. Offered in partnership with American Real Estate Partners.
    Aug 6, 2015 Thu 6:00 PMFirst Thursday
    First Thursday is an event sposored by the Del Ray Business Association. Businesses along Mt. Vernon Avenue have different monthly themes to promote Del Ray as a great place to live, work and shop.
    Aug 6, 2015 Thu 7:00 PMMusic at Twilight Concert-John Carlyle Square Park
    City concert series with a performance by Vintage #18 featuring Blues & Soul. Feel free to bring chairs or a blanket and a picnic supper.
    Aug 7, 2015 Fri 7:30 PMCity Concert Series-Alexandria Harmonizers
    City sponsored summer concert at Market Square featuring the Alexandria Harmonizer Men's Chorus. Feel free to bring chairs or sit on the bench seating around the Square.
    Aug 8, 2015 Sat 11:00 AMBallyshaner's Irish Festival
    This event is a fundraiser for the St. Patrick's Day Parade held to promote Irish Heritage. Features vendors, crafts, food & beverages, pipe bands and Irish entertainment.
    Aug 8, 2015 Sat 12:00 PMOne Love Festival
    "One Love Festival," an annual multi-cultural family event to celebrate the City of Alexandria and to bring people together in unity and love to foster positivity and self-empowerment. This Community Event held in honor of Lenny Harris to continue his legacy. Performers and vendors will be on site along with entertainment for children. Event will be ...
    Aug 9, 2015 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series - Back Alley Blues Boys
    Back Alley Blues Boys is a Metro DC based trio comprised of Art Hildebrand, Shawn Askin and Joe Weber. They play acoustic and electric guitar-driven blues, folk, and roots music, as well as some softer acoustic numbers and rock and roll tunes.
    Aug 15, 2015 Sat 8:00 PMCinema Del Ray
    Community Movie Night where attendees sit and enjoy family movies. This event will take place on the recreation field.
    Aug 16, 2015 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series - Matt Buchanan
    Matt Buchanan plays folk, rock, alternative, and blues, and you may have seen him playing at St. Elmo's Coffee Pub in the past.
    Aug 16, 2015 Sun 12:00 PMArlandria Chirilagua Festival--cancelled
    The Arlandria Chirilagua Festival is a annual community event in celebration of Latino culture featuring live entertainment, food and vendor sales. Event held on the Sotball Field.
    Aug 19, 2015 Wed 7:00 PMBen Brenman Concert
    City concert series, featuring Near Northeast performing Melodic Lo-Fi Folk Indie Rock. Feel free to bring chairs or a blanket and a picnic supper and enjoy a concert in a beautiful park setting. Concert held in the amphitheatre area.
    Aug 21, 2015 Fri 6:30 PMU. S. Navy Band Sea Chanters
    City sponsored concert at Market Square with a performance by U.S. Navy Band Sea Chanters featuring choral music.Feel free to bring chairs or sit on the bench seating around the Square.
    Aug 22, 2015 Sat 8:30 PMAlexandria Movies Under the Stars Series
    The City of Alexandria invites you to a screening of the movie: Hook(PG). Admission is free. Be sure to bring blankets or a beach chair or a picnic supper and enjoy an outdoor movie along the waterfront. Arrive early to choose your seating.
    Aug 23, 2015 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series - Dan Barry
    Dan Barry is a NY native singer/writer living in the DC area in same vein as Ben Harper, Jack Johnson, or Dave Matthews Band.
    Aug 28, 2015 Fri 6:30 PMU. S. Navy Band Commodores
    City sponosored concert at Market Square with a performance by U.S. Navy Band Commodores, premier jazz ensemble.Feel free to bring chairs or sit on the bench seating around the Square.
    Aug 30, 2015 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series - Mike Elosh
    Mike Elosh plays guitar, piano & harmonica to accompany his roots-based music.
    Sep 2, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMAlexandria Movies Under the Stars Series
    The City of Alexandria invites you to a screening of the movie: Tangled(PG). Admission is free. There is some bench seating around the fountain area, but suggest you bring chairs as the bench seating will fill quickly. Enjoy an outdoor movie in front of City Hall. Arrive early to choose your seating and feel free to bring a picnic supper.
    Sep 3, 2015 Thu 6:00 PMFirst Thursday
    First Thursday is an event sposored by the Del Ray Business Association. Businesses along Mt. Vernon Avenue have different monthly themes to promote Del Ray as a great place to live, work and shop.
    Sep 6, 2015 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series - Dan Barry
    Dan Barry is a NY native singer/writer living in the DC area in same vein as Ben Harper, Jack Johnson, or Dave Matthews Band.
    Sep 9, 2015 Wed 7:00 PMPublic Art Annual Workplan Meeting 3 of 3
    The Public Art Annual Workplan Task Force will meet to review and update the public art workplan.
    Sep 11, 2015 Fri 4:00 PMS P A R K Health and Fitness Festival
    "Make Your Health Happen" gives the Alexandria community members the opportunity to connect with the best health and wellness providers in value, service and skill.
    Sep 12, 2015 Sat 12:00 PMMusic Festival
    This event will celebrate the many historic and cultural treasures of the region's past while embracing the new and exciting opportunities for the future. There will be live entertainment, local performers, children's interactive games and crafts, food, face painting and various vendors.
    Sep 12, 2015 Sat 1:30 PMFamily Dig Days
    Family Dig Days at Shuter's Hill. The event is presented in three parts, beginning with an introduction to the history and archaeology of the Shuter’s Hill Site, followed by a site tour, and finally gathering around the screens to sift through excavated soil collecting artifacts. The bags of artifacts will be sent to the laboratory in the Museum ...
    Sep 13, 2015 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series - Janna Audey
    Janna performs a mix of her own material and adaptations of songs by her favorite artists and songwriters. Whether you see Janna by her lonesome for an intimate, storytelling show, as the duo alongside husband and electric guitarist, Rob Santos you'll understand what the Janna-buzz is all about. It's about the music, providing a sense of community, ...
    Sep 19, 2015 Sat 10:00 AM13th Annual Alexandria King Street Art Festival
    Outdoor Art Festival featuring multiple art vendors on the City's historic King Street between Washington and Union Streets with over 6 blocks of artwork by more than 200 artists from the US and abroad. This community festival features spectacular paintings, life-size sculptures, jewelry, photography, ceramics and more, offering extraordinary art for ...
    Sep 20, 2015 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series The Scrub Pines
    The Scrub Pines are Andrea and Nelson of Hyattsville, MD, sharing a collection of acoustic ballads and instrumentals, gathered from deep in the woods, along the river and up in the hills. (Americana / Roots / Acoustic)
    Sep 20, 2015 Sun 10:00 AM13th Annual Alexandria King Street Art Festival
    Outdoor Art Festival featuring multiple art vendors on the City's historic King Street between Washington and Union Streets with over 6 blocks of artwork by more than 200 artists from the US and abroad. This community festival features spectacular paintings, life-size sculptures, jewelry, photography, ceramics and more, offering extraordinary art for ...
    Sep 27, 2015 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series - Lindsay Collette
    Lindsay Collette is a singer/songwriter who plays folk and rock with just raw emotion and who vows "I will never in my lifetime ask myself 'What if?' “
    Oct 3, 2015 Sat 9:00 AMSurvive The 5 5 K
    The Art of Driving will be sponsoring a race to promote educational awareness for teen drivers and parents. It will be held at Cameron Run Waterpark.
    Oct 3, 2015 Sat 10:00 AM20th Annual Art on the Avenue
    An annual event held on Mount Vernon Avenue. There will be art demonstrations, live music, interactive art activities and food vendors.
    Oct 4, 2015 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series - Dan Barry
    Dan Barry is a NY native singer/writer living in the DC area in same vein as Ben Harper, Jack Johnson, or Dave Matthews Band.
    Oct 10, 2015 Sat 1:30 PMFamily Dig Days
    Family Dig Days at Shuter's Hill. The event is presented in three parts, beginning with an introduction to the history and archaeology of the Shuter’s Hill Site, followed by a site tour, and finally gathering around the screens to sift through excavated soil collecting artifacts. The bags of artifacts will be sent to the laboratory in the Museum ...
    Oct 11, 2015 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series - Matt Buchanan
    Matt Buchanan plays folk, rock, alternative, and blues, and you may have seen him playing at St. Elmo's Coffee Pub in the past.
    Oct 17, 2015 Sat 10:00 AMFamily Fall Festival
    A family event featuring fall activities such as scarecrow making, pumpkin and face painting, arts and crafts, exhibitors, food vendors, puppet show, pony rides, and performing groups.
    Oct 18, 2015 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series - Mike Elosh
    Mike Elosh plays guitar, piano & harmonica to accompany his roots-based music.
    Oct 24, 2015 Sat 1:30 PMFamily Dig Days
    Family Dig Days at Shuter's Hill. The event is presented in three parts, beginning with an introduction to the history and archaeology of the Shuter’s Hill Site, followed by a site tour, and finally gathering around the screens to sift through excavated soil collecting artifacts. The bags of artifacts will be sent to the laboratory in the Museum ...
    Oct 25, 2015 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series - Back Alley Blues Boys
    Back Alley Blues Boys is a Metro DC based trio comprised of Art Hildebrand, Shawn Askin and Joe Weber. They play acoustic and electric guitar-driven blues, folk, and roots music, as well as some softer acoustic numbers and rock and roll tunes.
    Nov 1, 2015 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series – Emily Henry
    Emily Henry is a Virginia-based acoustic folk-pop singer/songwriter with a lovely voice and lots of original music to please the ears on a Sunday morning.
    Nov 8, 2015 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series - Dan Barry
    Dan Barry is a NY native singer/writer living in the DC area in same vein as Ben Harper, Jack Johnson, or Dave Matthews Band.
    Nov 15, 2015 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series - The Scrub Pines
    The Scrub Pines are Andrea and Nelson of Hyattsville, MD, sharing a collection of acoustic ballads and instrumentals, gathered from deep in the woods, along the river and up in the hills. (Americana / Roots / Acoustic) http://www.reverbnation.com/thescrubpines
    Nov 22, 2015 Sun 8:00 AMCarpenter's Shelter 10k, 5k And Fun Run
    A charity run that will help benefit the Carpenter's Shelter. Will utilize the USAFT certified courses VA-12002 and VA-12062.
    Nov 27, 2015 Fri 6:00 PMTree Lighting Ceremony
    An official City event at which the City tree is lit and a visit by Santa to open the holiday season. Program to include welcome by the Town Crier, the Mayor and other City Officials.

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