Calendar of Events

List of Calendar Events

Date    TimeEvent
Jun 3, 2016 Fri 6:00 PMRESCHEDULED Family Fun Night
Bring the whole family to Family Fun Nights for swimming and fun for all ages on Friday evenings. Pool games include beach ball relays, water basketball, diving for prizes and fun on the ‘Aqua Challenge’ floating obstacle course. Participate in swimming skill assessments for youth, learn pool safety tips and more.
Jun 3, 2016 Fri 6:00 PMFamily Art Night
“Family Art Night” sponsored by the Office of the Arts, is a guided art experience.The “Family Art Night” is part of the “First Fridays” Series. The Series is a project of the Office of the Arts, a division of the Alexandria Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities.
Jun 4, 2016 Sat 9:00 AMWaterfront Commission Waterfront Walk
Waterfront Walk
Jun 4, 2016 Sat 10:00 AMCivil War Camp Day
Union and Confederate reenactors interpret Civil War.
Jun 5, 2016 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series
Four Mile Run Farmers & Artisans Market Concert Series featuring Back Alley Blues Boys.
Jun 6, 2016 Mon 5:30 PMAd Hoc Waterfront Construction Committee
Scheduled meeting
Jun 7, 2016 Tue 7:00 PMFood/Beverage Vendor & Event Coordinator Training
Potential food and beverage vendors and those who coordinate and sponsor events who have food vendors in the City of Alexandria can attend to learn about the permitting application process and the special requirements of both the Alexandria Health Department and Fire Code Enforcement. To sign up contact the Office of Special Events.
Jun 10, 2016 Fri 6:00 PMFamily Fun Night
Bring the whole family to Family Fun Nights for swimming and fun for all ages on Friday evenings. Pool games include beach ball relays, water basketball, diving for prizes and fun on the ‘Aqua Challenge’ floating obstacle course. Participate in swimming skill assessments for youth, learn pool safety tips and more.
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 12, 2016 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series
Four Mile Run Farmers & Artisans Market Concert Series featuring Lindsay Collette.
Jun 19, 2016 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series
Four Mile Run Farmers & Artisans Market Concert Series featuring Jong Lee.
Jun 21, 2016 Tue 7:30 AMWaterfront Commission
Regular monthly meeting
Jun 23, 2016 Thu 7:00 PMPark and Recreation Commission
Regular monthly meeting
Jun 26, 2016 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series
Four Mile Run Farmers & Artisans Market Concert Series featuring Matt Tarka.
Jul 3, 2016 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series
Four Mile Run Farmers & Artisans Market Concert Series featuring Matt Buchanan.
Jul 6, 2016 Wed 7:00 PMBen Brenman Park Concerts
City concert series with a performance by Wicked Olde featuring Americana Traditional. Feel free to bring chairs or a blanket and a picnic supper and enjoy a concert in a beautiful park setting.
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 12, 2016 Tue 7:00 PMSunset Concerts
City concert series with a performance by Janna Audey Band featuring Pop Rock. Feel free to bring chairs or a blanket and a picnic supper.
Jul 15, 2016 Fri 7:30 PMFriday Night on the Square
City concert series with a performance by Alexandria Citizens Band.
Jul 15, 2016 Fri 8:30 PMComcast Outdoor Film Festival
This is the 14th Annual Comcast Outdoor Film Festival, movies shown on a 40-foot inflatable movie screen. Featured movie: Inside Out. Admission is free. Gates open at 5:30 with the film beginning at dusk. Be sure to bring blankets and beach chairs so you are comfortable during the feature presentation.
Jul 16, 2016 Sat 8:30 PMComcast Outdoor Film Festival
This is the 14th Annual Comcast Outdoor Film Festival, movies shown on a 40-foot inflatable movie screen. Featured movie: Force Awakens. Admission is free. Gates open at 5:30 with the film beginning at dusk. Be sure to bring blankets and beach chairs so you are comfortable during the feature presentation.
Jul 20, 2016 Wed 7:00 PMBen Brenman Park Concerts
City concert series with a performance by Fast Eddie & the Slowpokes featuring Blues & Soul. Feel free to bring chairs or a blanket and a picnic supper and enjoy a concert in a beautiful park setting.
Jul 22, 2016 Fri 8:30 PMAlexandria Movies Under the Stars Series
The City of Alexandria invites you to a screening of the movie: Finding Nemo. 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.
Jul 26, 2016 Tue 7:00 PMSunset Concerts
City concert series with a performance by Collective Delusion featuring Rock. Feel free to bring chairs or a blanket and a picnic supper.
Jul 29, 2016 Fri 8:30 PMAlexandria Movies Under the Stars Series
The City of Alexandria invites you to a screening of the movie: Mrs Doubtfire. Admission is free, some concessions will be available for sale. Be sure to bring blankets or a beach chair and enjoy an outdoor movie in beautiful John Carlyle Square Park. Arrive early to choose your seating and feel free to bring a picnic supper.
Aug 1, 2016 Mon 7:00 PMMarket Square Concert
City concert series with a performance by 257th Army Band "The Band of the Nation's Capital .
Aug 5, 2016 Fri 7:30 PMFriday Night on the Square
City concert series with a performance by Alexandria Harmonizers featuring Men's Chorus .
Aug 6, 2016 Sat 1:00 PM7th Annual Youth Arts Festival
This festival will showcase the talents of youth around the city and serve as a forum of expression for both visual and performing arts. The festival is free of charge and will include artists, music, entertainment, and food vendors.
Aug 9, 2016 Tue 7:00 PMSunset Concerts
City concert series with a performance by Mike Flaherty Dixieland Direct Jazz band featuring Dixieland Jazz. Feel free to bring chairs or a blanket and a picnic supper.
Aug 12, 2016 Fri 8:30 PMAlexandria Movies Under the Stars at Ben Brenman
The City of Alexandria Presents “Movies Under the Stars” featuring "Lion King". The movie is free, shown on a three-story high movie screen in a beautiful outdoor setting Free popcorn and water will be available and guests may bring a picnic dinner. It is recommended that you bring blankets or low beach chairs to sit on. In the event of rain, the evening’s ...
Aug 26, 2016 Fri 8:30 PMAlexandria Movies Under the Stars Series
The City of Alexandria invites you to a screening of the movie: Alice in Wonderland on a big inflatable screen in front of City Hall. Admission is free. There is some bench seating around the fountain area, but suggest you bring chairs as the bench seating will fill quickly. Arrive early to choose your seating and feel free to bring a picnic supper. ...
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!
Oct 15, 2016 Sat 10:00 AMFamily Fall Festival
A family favorite event featuring fall activities such as scarecrow making, pumpkin and face painting, arts and crafts, exhibitors, food vendors, puppet show, pony rides,and band performance.
Nov 25, 2016 Fri 6:00 PMTree Lighting Ceremony
An official City event at which the City tree is lit, program includes welcome by the Town Crier, the Mayor and other City Officials, a visit by Santa and holiday performances for residents and visitors to open the holiday season.

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