Calendar of Events

Recreation Events & Activities

Visitors to the historic district are encouraged bike, walk or take the Metrorail Yellow or Blue lines to the King Street Station and take the free King Street Trolley, or DASH or Metro buses to the festival. For DASH schedule information, call 703.370.DASH or visit For Metrobus schedule information, call 202.637.7000 or visit Parking is also available in one of the convenient parking garages or lots.

Bicyclists may visit for the City's Bikeways Map, which features the City's best on-street and off-road bikeways, as well as locations of grouped bicycle parking.

For additional information, call the sponsoring organization for more information.  For events sponsored by the City of Alexandria, call the Special Events Hotline at 703.746.5592 for current information. Please be advised, events are subject to change.

Also see our website for more information, including schedules for RPCA-sponsored classes and activities.

Date    TimeEvent
Dec 9, 2020 Wed 7:00 PMVIRTUAL Open Space Policy Plan Steering Committee
Open Space Steering Committee Meeting to continue to advance Task 1 of the Open Space Policy Plan.
Dec 10, 2020 Thu 12:00 PMSustain Your Art Practice During COVID-19
Torpedo Factory Art Center and the City of Alexandria’s Office of the Arts are pairing up for a series of free online workshops to support artists, makers, and creative businesses as they adapt to the new normal during the COVID-19 pandemic. Session December 10 starts at noon. RSVP to to receive login information.
Dec 15, 2020 Tue 7:30 AMVIRTUAL: Waterfront Commission Meeting
Regular Meeting
Dec 17, 2020 Thu 7:00 PMVIRTUAL: Park and Recreation Commission
Public Hearing and Regular Monthly Meeting. Registration is required so please register in advance for this webinar.