Calendar of Events

List of Calendar Events

Date    TimeEvent
May 5, 2016 Thu 9:00 AMFallen Officer Wreath Laying Ceremony
During National Correctional Officers and Employees Week and in honor of National Police Week, the Alexandria Retired Police, Fire and Sheriff Association, the Alexandria Police Department and the Alexandria Sheriff’s Office will hold a wreath-laying ceremony at the fallen law enforcement officer memorial at Waterfront Park.
May 5, 2016 Thu 9:00 AMWaterfront Commission - Governance Committee
Scheduled meeting
May 5, 2016 Thu 7:00 PMLecture:Who Built This, Who Lived Here and More
Lance Mallamo, Director of the Office of Historic Alexandria, and Julia Claypool, Historian and Cultural Resource Planner at History Matters.
May 8, 2016 Sun 1:00 PMMother’s Day Open House
Mothers and their families are admitted free at the Friendship Firehouse Museum on Mother’s Day.
May 9, 2016 Mon 7:00 PMHuman Rights Commission - Executive Committee
Regular monthly meeting
May 10, 2016 Tue 8:00 AMHistorical Restoration and Preservation Commission
Regular monthly meeting
May 11, 2016 Wed 7:00 PMWaterfront Governance Subcommittee
Scheduled meeting with Old Town Civic Association
May 12, 2016 Thu 5:00 PMWaterfront Commission Marina Committee
Marina Committee meeting
May 12, 2016 Thu 7:00 PMOld Town North SAP Advisory Group Meeting
Old Town North SAP Advisory Group Meeting
May 12, 2016 Thu 7:00 PMLecture: Understanding Archaeological Protection
Fran Bromberg, City Archaeologist, and City Archaeology staff Garrett Fessler, Benjamin Skolnik and Eleanor Breen
May 12, 2016 Thu 7:30 PMFort Ward Interpretive Planning Committee
Regular meeting
May 14, 2016 Sat 10:00 AMWhat’s the point? Maintaining Historic Masonry
This workshop will include information on the difference between historic and modern masonry, the effect of moisture on masonry walls, and the proper mortar to use on soft historic brick.
May 15, 2016 Sun 12:00 PMWelcome Hokule'a 2016
Arrival and welcome of the Hokule'a canoe to the DC area. The Hokule'a canoe will navigate the Potomac to the pier at the Waterfront Park in Alexandria, accompanied by an escort vessel. There will also be Hawaiian musicians and Hula group dancers.
May 16, 2016 Mon 6:00 PMCommunity B B Q
ACT for Alexandria will be hosting it's 3rd annual Community BBQ. This fundraising event will take place in the Waterfront Market area of the dock behind the Torpedo Factory.
May 16, 2016 Mon 7:30 PMPostponed-public Records Advisory Commission
Regular meeting
May 16, 2016 Mon 7:30 PMPublic Records Advisory Commission
Regular meeting
May 17, 2016 Tue 7:30 AMWaterfront Commission
Regular monthly meeting
May 17, 2016 Tue 6:00 PMHuman Rights Commission
Regular monthly meeting
May 19, 2016 Thu 7:00 AMLecture: Understanding Cultural Significance
Join a panel of experts as they discuss questions related to cultural significance.
May 21, 2016 Sat 1:00 PMFirefighting in Civil War Alexandria Walking Tour
The “We’ve Been Burned: Alexandria Firefighters During the Civil War” walking tour will explore firefighting during the occupation.
May 22, 2016 Sun 3:00 PMPresidential Salon with James Madison
Visit with President Madison
May 26, 2016 Thu 12:15 PMSchool Lunch Bunch Concert
Concert featuring Immanuel Lutheran School Student Choirs & Musicians.
May 26, 2016 Thu 7:00 PMOld Town North SAP Advisory Group Meeting
Old Town North SAP Advisory Group Meeting
May 27, 2016 Fri 12:15 PMSchool Lunch Bunch Concert
Concert featuring Lyles Crouch Traditional Academy 5th graders with a variety of performances including choral, band, orchestral and dance.
May 30, 2016 Mon 1:00 PM39th Annual Jazz Festival
Annual festival commemorating Memorial Day featuring performances by various jazz groups. The U. S. Navy Band Commodores will open the event. Food and beverage sales
May 31, 2016 Tue 7:00 PMAd Hoc Motorcoach Task Force - Meeting #2
Draft recommendations for potential loading and unloading locations, potential parking management solutions and associated evaluation criteria.
Jun 2, 2016 Thu 7:00 PMLecture: Remembering the Past
Best known for his work as a historian documenting some of the Washington area’s most significant architectural losses, Dr. James Goode pursued similar research on Alexandria during the 1970s.
Jun 11, 2016 Sat 10:00 AMOld Town Arts and Crafts Fair
Community event promotes art and crafts; features children's activities; food and beer sales; arts and crafts vendors. Fundraiser for Volunteer Alexandria.
Jun 11, 2016 Sat 1:00 PMRejuvenation Workshop in Del Ray
Learn to identify the various architectural styles in the Del Ray area of Alexandria.
Jun 19, 2016 Sun 1:00 PMFather’s Day Open House
The Friendship Firehouse Museum is free for fathers and their families on Father’s Day.
Jun 23, 2016 Thu 7:00 PMOld Town North SAP Advisory Group Meeting
Old Town North SAP Advisory Group Meeting
Jul 9, 2016 Sat 6:00 PMU S A / Alexandria Birthday Celebration
Program includes pre-show entertainment, awards presentation, food sales, birthday cake distribution, premier concert by the Alexandria Symphony Orchestra and concludes with fireworks barge shoot. Rain date, Sunday July 10, fireworks only.
Jul 17, 2016 Sun 3:00 PMPresidential Salon with James Madison
Visit with President Madison
Sep 11, 2016 Sun 3:00 PMPresidential Salon with James Madison
Visit with President Madison
Sep 17, 2016 Sat 10:00 AM14th 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 17, 2016 Sat 5:00 PMMobile Art Lab presents Silent Disco
Come to the Silent Disco, an event where people dance to music broadcast via a radio transmitter listened to on wireless headphones available at the event. Those without headphones hear no music. Come dance!

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