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    Calendar of Events

    List of Calendar Events

    Date    TimeEvent
    Apr 26, 2015 Sun 10:00 AMMoroccan Artisans Festival
    Celebration of Moroccan culture with a multi-day festival featuring vendor sales, food, music and entertainment.
    Apr 26, 2015 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series
    Four Mile Run Farmers & Artisans Market Concert Series featuring Ian Kraft
    Apr 26, 2015 Sun 7:00 PMAll About Music: Music in Recital
    All About Music; Music in recital; Performers are Guity Adjoodan (Piano), Robert & Rocio Ford (Accordion & Castanets), Jeremiah Baker (Saxophone), Vladimir Fridman, (Guitar).Presented by Unique Foundation, An exciting night of music in recital by various performers to raise funds for breast cancer research.
    Apr 27, 2015 Mon 10:00 AMMoroccan Artisans Festival
    Celebration of Moroccan culture with a multi-day festival featuring vendor sales, food, music and entertainment.
    Apr 27, 2015 Mon 12:00 PMMoroccan Artisans Festival Opening Ceremony
    Celebration of Moroccan culture with a multi-day festival featuring vendor sales, food, music and entertainment.
    Apr 28, 2015 Tue 10:00 AMMoroccan Artisans Festival
    Celebration of Moroccan culture with a multi-day festival featuring vendor sales, food, music and entertainment.
    Apr 29, 2015 Wed 10:00 AMMoroccan Artisans Festival
    Celebration of Moroccan culture with a multi-day festival featuring vendor sales, food, music and entertainment.
    May 1, 2015 Fri 7:00 PMSUclarinets: Shenandoah Conservatory
    SUclarinets Shenandoah Conservatory's award winning clarinet choir under the direction of acclaimed clarinet soloist Garrick Zoeter, performs works by Mozart, Handel, Vivaldi, Gershwin, and the United States premiere of Guillaume Connesson's Scene's From A Contemporary Life for Clarinet and Bass Clarinet Duo.
    May 3, 2015 Sun 7:00 AM2015 Shelter Walk for Homeless Animals
    1.5 mile walk for people and their companion animals to raise awareness and funds for the Vola Lawson Animal Shelter and the activities of the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria.
    May 3, 2015 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series
    Four Mile Run Farmers & Artisans Market Concert Series featuring Ian Kraft.
    May 3, 2015 Sun 1:30 PMStepalive! Walkathon
    A 5K or 5 mile fun run from First Christian Church through Old Town and back.
    May 3, 2015 Sun 3:00 PMEclipse Chamber Orchestra at the Lyceum
    Eclipse Chamber Orchestra musicians will present two of Franz Schubert's most delightful and popular works. The Arpeggione Sonata and the Trout Quintet are masterpieces that are thrilling to hear in live performance. Featured performers are Mahoko Eguchi, viola, John Hughes, violin, Rachel Young, cello, Paul DeNola, bass, and Jiyoung Oh, piano.
    May 3, 2015 Sun 7:00 PMAmerican Youth Philharmonic Master Class
    American Youth Philharmonic Master Class with AYPO Students, directed by The Ensemble da Camera chamber music concert. A recital by AYPO students from the Chamber Music program.
    May 4, 2015 Mon 12:15 PMSchool Lunch Bunch Concerts
    Concert featuring Browne Academy Advanced Guitar Ensemble.
    May 5, 2015 Tue 11:00 AMU S P T O Community Day 2015
    USPTO hosts it's annual community day celebration to celebrate diversity and similarities of USPTO employees. This event will be held at the USPTO Headquarters.
    May 5, 2015 Tue 12:15 PMSchool Lunch Bunch Concerts
    Concert by James K. Polk Elementary Third Grade Recorder Ensemble.
    May 6, 2015 Wed 12:15 PMSchool Lunch Bunch Concerts
    Concert by Our Lady of Good Counsel School Choir of Vienna, VA.
    May 9, 2015 Sat 3:00 PMBarrett Bazaar
    PTA sponsored carnival with children's games and activities; food sales; music and pony rides.
    May 10, 2015 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series
    Four Mile Run Farmers & Artisans Market Concert Series featuring Matt Buchanan.
    May 11, 2015 Mon 12:15 PMSchool Lunch Bunch Concerts
    Concert featuring Alexandria Country Day School Blues, Rock, Concert Band.
    May 15, 2015 Fri 5:30 AMBike To Work Day 2015
    Regional celebration for bike commuters where participants bicycle in, enjoy music,food,gifts and there will be various vendors who will offer information.
    May 16, 2015 Sat 12:00 PMRelay For Life of Alexandria
    A community event to walk and raise funds for cancer research. This event also honors survivors of this disease. Sponsored by the American Cancer Society.
    May 16, 2015 Sat 7:30 PMWords&Music presents: Songs of the Spirit
    Words&Music presents the fifth installment in the ongoing series "The American Composer", this year titled Songs of the Spirit. Join us as we celebrate the richness and diversity of music that comes from the heart and speaks to the spirit.
    May 17, 2015 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series
    Four Mile Run Farmers & Artisans Market Concert Series featuring Ian Kraft.
    May 17, 2015 Sun 10:30 AMSt. Mary's Spring Fling 2015
    St. Mary's School will host this end-of-year festival for the community. It will include fun events for kids such as carnival rides,games,crafts,entertainment,book sale, bake sale and food. The school is located at 400 Green St. Alexandria Virginia 22314.
    May 17, 2015 Sun 12:00 PMTake 25
    Outdoor event to provide safety information to parents in honor or National Missing Children's Day. Features community vendors, entertainment, and free child friendly activities.
    May 17, 2015 Sun 12:00 PMMattie Miracle Walk & Family Festival
    This is a fundraiser to raise awareness for childhood cancer. This will be the 6th annual walk and family festival to be held on the upper school campus of St. Stephen's and St. Agnes School. Located at 1000 St. Stephen's Road.
    May 22, 2015 Fri 3:00 PMNational EMS Memorial Bike Ride
    The National EMS Memorial Bike Ride is an annual event that honors EMS providers who lost their lives in the line of duty. The ride will end at Oronoco Bay Park.
    May 24, 2015 Sun 6:00 AMAlexandria Running & Family Festival
    Half Marathon and 5K race and family festival featuring music, beer garden, inflatable amusements, food and booths.
    May 24, 2015 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series
    Four Mile Run Farmers & Artisans Market Concert Series featuring Libby Wiebel.
    May 24, 2015 Sun 3:00 PMCancelled:the Eclectic Guitars, Blues In The Night
    This event has been cancelled.
    May 25, 2015 Mon 1:00 PM38th Annual Memorial Day Jazz Festival
    Program will include entertainment by various bands and begin with a performance by The Army Blues Jazz Ensemble, from the U. S. Army Band "Pershing's Own". There will also be food and beverage sales.
    May 29, 2015 Fri 12:15 PMSchool Lunch Bunch Concerts
    Concert featuring Immanuel Lutheran School Student Choirs & Presenters.
    May 31, 2015 Sun 10:00 AM4MRStage Concert Series
    Four Mile Run Farmers & Artisans Market Concert Series featuring Matt Tarka.
    May 31, 2015 Sun 5:00 PMA Brahms-Schumann Soirée
    A Brahms-Schumann Soirée: Chamber Music with Violin, Clarinet, Cello and Piano, The Ensemble da Camera of Washington - Ricardo Cyncynates (violin), Claire Eichhorn (clarinet), Anna Balakerskaia (piano), and cello. Works by Brahms and Schumann.
    Jun 4, 2015 Thu 7:00 PMMusic at Twilight Concert-John Carlyle Square Park
    City Concert series with a performance by DarcyDawn & Co featuring pop,rock,country,and top hits. Feel free to bring chairs or a blanket and a picnic supper.
    Jun 5, 2015 Fri 11:00 AMWest End Food Truck Rodeo
    Held in the Southern Towers Parking lot on Seminary Road. Features multiple food trucks, vendors, music, face painting and children's activities.
    Jun 6, 2015 Sat 12:00 PMVirginia Foodshed Festival
    This festival will showcase the best of the Mid-Atlantic region's craft food and beverage. There will be ticketed tastings and education on local food.In addition to food there will be entertainment and games for children of all ages.
    Jun 6, 2015 Sat 2:30 PMD-Day Commemoration
    This event is a celebration of the heroism and sacrifices of our invasion forces in Normandy, France on June 6, 1944. There will be re-enactors, and a commemoration ceremony including the Old Guard and the West Point Glee Club.
    Jun 27, 2015 Sat 12:00 PMAlexandria's Food & Wine Festival
    The festival is a community-based event featuring tastes of local foods and wine, as well as artisans, a Children’s Corner, and live entertainment. The event transforms Oronoco Bay Park into a lively festival.
    Jul 11, 2015 Sat 7:00 PMUSA/Alexandria Birthday Celebration
    Program includes awards presentation, food sales, birthday cake distribution, premier concert and concludes with fireworks barge shoot.
    Jul 16, 2015 Thu 7:00 PMMusic at Twilight Concert-John Carlyle Square Park
    City concert series with a performance by the Alexandria Harmonizers featuring Men's Barbershop music. Feel free to bring chairs or a blanket and a picnic supper.
    Aug 2, 2015 Sun 6:00 PMCity Concert Series
    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 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 29, 2015 Sat 9:00 AMOld Town Open Streets Event
    An event to reclaim streets and create accessible, open, and interactive spaces for pedestrians and cyclists. Event takes place at King St from Royal to Union, Union St. from Prince to Queen. Features food, entertainment, activities and vendors.
    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.
    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 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.
    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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