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    List of Calendar Events

    Date    TimeEvent
    Nov 28, 2014 Fri 6:00 PMAlexandria Tree Lighting Ceremony
    Annual event at which the City tree is lit, performances and a visit by Santa to open the Holiday season. Pre-show concert will begin at 5:15 pm.
    Dec 3, 2014 Wed 6:00 PMWaterfront Community Open House
    The public and all stakeholders are invited to attend. The Open House will be organized to include the following: (1) A Program to review draft proposed phasing options for Waterfront Implementation and to provide the community with an opportunity to express their priorities for implementation; and (2) Exhibitor tables, accessible prior to and after ...
    Dec 5, 2014 Fri 11:00 AMAlexandria Christmas Market
    Vendors from all over come together for a tasteful event that gives the feeling of a unique European Christmas celebration. Food, beverages and merchandise will be available.
    Dec 6, 2014 Sat 11:00 AMScottish Christmas Walk Parade
    44th Annual Scottish Christmas Walk Parade
    Dec 6, 2014 Sat 5:00 PM2014 Holiday Boat Parade of Lights
    Boat parade of lights on the City's waterfront.
    Dec 6, 2014 Sat 6:00 PMDel Ray Celebration of the Holidays
    Santa will be at the location. There will be Christmas carols and a chance to take your picture with Santa.
    Dec 11, 2014 Thu 7:00 PMWaterfront Committee and Park & Recreation Comm.
    Joint Public Hearing on Waterfront Plan Phasing Options
    Dec 12, 2014 Fri 11:00 AMAlexandria Christmas Market
    Vendors from all over come together for a tasteful event that gives the feeling of a unique European Christmas celebration. Food, beverage and merchandise will be available.
    Dec 13, 2014 Sat 10:00 AMArt League Raku Firing
    A demonstration of the art of ceramic raku firing.
    Dec 13, 2014 Sat 11:00 AMAlexandria Christmas Market
    Vendors from all over come together for a tasteful event that gives the feeling of a unique European Christmas celebration. Food, beverage and merchandise will be available.
    Dec 13, 2014 Sat 11:00 AMAnnual Holiday Invitational Cheer Competition
    Show your spirit! Support youth cheerleading teams from neighborhood recreation centers and the metropolitan area. Tickets available for purchase at the door the day of the event.
    Dec 13, 2014 Sat 12:00 PMCivil War Christmas in Camp Open House
    Event is based in and around the Museum and historic fort. Holiday event interprets how Christmas was observed during the Civil War. Features a patriotic Santa Claus, living history interpreters, a Victorian tree, the Officers’ Hut decorated for the season, crafts for children, and light refreshments. On-going activities from 12-4 p.m., with soldier-guided ...
    Dec 14, 2014 Sun 11:00 AMAlexandria Christmas Market
    Vendors from all over come together for a tasteful event that gives the feeling of a unique European Christmas celebration. Food, beverage and merchandise will be available.
    Dec 16, 2014 Tue 7:30 AMWaterfront Commission
    Scheduled meeting
    Dec 16, 2014 Tue 7:00 PMCommission for the Arts -Public Arts Committee
    Combined meeting of Commission for the Arts and the Public Arts Committee
    Dec 18, 2014 Thu 5:00 PMWaterfront Commission Marina Committee
    Marina Committee meeting
    Dec 19, 2014 Fri 11:00 AMAlexandria Christmas Market
    Vendors from all over come together for a tasteful event that gives the feeling of a unique European Christmas celebration. Food, beverages and merchandise will be available.
    Dec 20, 2014 Sat 11:00 AMAlexandria Christmas Market
    Vendors from all over come together for a tasteful event that gives the feeling of a unique European Christmas celebration. Food, beverages and merchandise will be available.
    Dec 21, 2014 Sun 11:00 AMAlexandria Christmas Market
    Vendors from all over come together for a tasteful event that gives the feeling of a unique European Christmas celebration. Food, beverages and merchandise will be available.
    Dec 22, 2014 Mon 11:00 AMAlexandria Christmas Market
    Vendors from all over come together for a tasteful event that gives the feeling of a unique European Christmas celebration. Food, beverages and merchandise will be available.
    Dec 23, 2014 Tue 11:00 AMAlexandria Christmas Market
    Vendors from all over come together for a tasteful event that gives the feeling of a unique European Christmas celebration. Food, beverages and merchandise will be available.
    Dec 24, 2014 Wed 11:00 AMAlexandria Christmas Market
    Vendors from all over come together for a tasteful event that gives the feeling of a unique European Christmas celebration. Food, beverages and merchandise will be available.
    Dec 24, 2014 Wed 1:00 PMWaterski Santa Show 2014
    In its 29th consecutive year, Santa Claus and his merry band waterski into Washington, DC. Come watch along the Alexandria waterfront.
    Dec 31, 2014 Wed 12:00 PMFirst Night Alexandria
    Family friendly celebration of the new year through the performing arts.
    Jan 8, 2015 Thu 7:30 PMAlexandria Beautification Commission
    Regular monthly meeting
    Jan 10, 2015 Sat 10:00 AMArt League Raku Firing
    A demonstration of the art of ceramic raku firing.
    Feb 7, 2015 Sat 10:00 AMArt League Raku Firing
    A demonstration of the art of ceramic raku firing.
    Apr 26, 2015 Sun 8:00 AM31st Annual George Washington Parkway Classic
    A 10 mile and 5k footrace held in Old Town Alexandria.
    May 15, 2015 Fri 12:30 PMSpring for Alexandria
    Hundreds of volunteers will perform community service at nonprofit and city agencies throughout the city. Fifty volunteers will build and paint book shelves on the stage under the supervision of carpenters.
    May 30, 2015 Sat 12:00 PMCroquet Day
    A croquet tournament will be played on multiple concurrent fields. Food and activities will be organized for team members, families, and spectators.
    Aug 7, 2015 Fri 5:30 PMMovie Night @ Four Mile Run
    Viewers will enjoy free popcorn, cotton candy, drinks and a (PG)movie for the entire family to enjoy.
    Sep 12, 2015 Sat 5:30 PMMovie Night @ Four Mile Run
    Viewers will enjoy free popcorn, cotton candy, drinks and a (PG)movie for the entire family to enjoy.

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