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Community 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 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.

Date    TimeEvent
Feb 11, 2016 Thu 5:00 PMWaterfront Commission Marina Committee
Marina Committee meeting
Feb 11, 2016 Thu 7:30 PMAlexandria Beautification Commission
Regular monthly meeting
Feb 14, 2016 Sun 8:00 AMGeorge Washington Birthday Classic Race
10K Race for the benefit of the George Washington Birthday Celebration.
Feb 14, 2016 Sun 10:00 AMRevolutionary War Reenactment
Celebration of the Life and Times of George Washington. Historic Camp and Tactical Demonstrations throughout the day including a reenactment of a Revolutionary Skirmish between Colonial and British troops.
Feb 15, 2016 Mon 1:00 PMGeorge Washington Birthday Parade
Celebration of the birth of George Washington. This is the largest parade celebrating the birth of George Washington in the United States with over 180 units and 4,000 participants.
Feb 16, 2016 Tue 7:30 AMWaterfront Commission
Regular monthly meeting
Feb 16, 2016 Tue 7:00 PMCommission for the Arts
Regular meeting
Feb 18, 2016 Thu 7:00 PMPark and Recreation Commission
Regular monthly meeting
Feb 26, 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 and fun on the ‘Aqua Challenge’ floating obstacle course. Participate in swimming skill assessments for youth, learn pool safety tips and more.
Mar 11, 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.
Apr 22, 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.
Apr 24, 2016 Sun 8:00 AM32nd Annual GW Parkway Classic
Annual 5 K and 10 mile race
Apr 30, 2016 Sat 10:00 AMAlexandria Earth Day
Program includes children's activities; exhibits by community groups; food sales; recycling; Arbor Day tree planting; and a musical performance.
May 20, 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 19, 2016 Sun 12:00 PMArlandria Chirilagua Festival
Festival celebrating and highlighting Arlandria's Latino community featuring musical entertainment, food, crafts and cultural vendors.
Sep 25, 2016 Sun 8:00 AMAlexandria West Rotary Club "Human Race 5K"
5K/1 Mile Run Walk event held at Cameron Run Regional Park to raise money to support projects for low-income and marginalized populations in the west end of Alexandria.

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Alexandria, VA 22314
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