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 dashbus.com. For Metrobus schedule information, call 202.637.7000 or visit wmata.com. Parking is also available in one of the convenient parking garages or lots.
Bicyclists may visit alexandriava.gov/localmotion 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.
| Dec 7, 2013|| Sat|| 11:00 AM||Scottish Christmas Walk|
43rd Annual Scottish Christmas Walk Parade with various bands, music, vehicles and performing groups.
| Dec 8, 2013|| Sun|| 1:00 PM||Toys for Tots Square and Round Dance|
39th Annual Benefit Square and Round Dance event held to support the US Marine Corps Toys for Tots program. Toys or donations will be collected. All toys and proceeds from this dance remain in the Washington area. Square and round dance participants will be dancing with a special 3 pm performance by the Capitol Squares Demonstration Team. Recommended ...
| Dec 9, 2013|| Mon|| 6:00 PM||Public Safety & Health/Recreation Presentation|
Focus Area Team Presentation to Council
| Dec 14, 2013|| Sat|| 11:00 AM||Alexandria Holiday Cheerleading Invitational|
The public is invited to attend the Annual Holiday Invitational Cheerleading Competition at T.C. Williams High School. The competition features youth cheerleading teams from Alexandria neighborhood recreation centers and other teams from the metropolitan area. Tickets will be on sale beginning in November.
| Dec 14, 2013|| Sat|| 12:00 PM||Civil War Christmas in Camp|
Civil War Christmas in Camp Open House.
| Dec 17, 2013|| Tue|| 7:30 AM||Waterfront Commission |
| Dec 17, 2013|| Tue|| 6:30 PM||Waterfront Community Meeting|
Waterfront Community Meeting - Waterfront Landscape and Flood Mitigation Concept Design Refinement
| Dec 17, 2013|| Tue|| 7:00 PM||Commission for the Arts|
Regular monthly meeting
| Dec 31, 2013|| Tue|| 12:00 PM||First Night Alexandria|
Family friendly event celebrating the New Year through performing arts.
| Feb 17, 2014|| Mon|| 1:00 PM||George Washington Birthday Parade|
The largest Parade celebrating the birth of George Washington in the United States, features a variety of bands, cars and marching units.
| Feb 18, 2014|| Tue|| 6:30 PM||Waterfront Community Meeting|
Waterfront Community Meeting - Schematic Design Refinement
| Mar 1, 2014|| Sat|| 12:00 PM||St. Patrick's Day Parade|
Parade in celebration of St. Patrick's Day, featuring marching bands and units, Antique Car Show and Dog Show.
| Apr 26, 2014|| Sat|| 10:00 AM||Alexandria Earth Day|
Earth Day Activities including educational exhibits, demonstrations, hands-on activities for children, a spring tree sale, student upcycling showcase, awards ceremony, food sales and more.