Calendar of Events

List of Calendar Events

Date    TimeEvent
Nov 17, 2018 Sat 10:00 AMMonthly Puppet Shows at Durant Arts Center
The Office of the Arts in collaboration with the National Capital Puppetry Guild, a 501(c) 3 nonprofit charitable organization, are hosting a series of monthly family-friendly puppet shows at the Durant Arts Center. The puppet show series is designed especially for the very youngest of audiences, so toddlers are welcome. Two shows will be offered 10 ...
Nov 23, 2018 Fri 6:00 PMTree Lighting Ceremony
Light up the holiday season with Alexandria's annual tree lighting. The event will begin with a welcome by the Town Crier and remarks from Mayor Allison Silberberg, followed by a performance by Santa’s Frosty Follies from the Metropolitan Fine Arts Center, and a visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus.
Dec 3, 2018 Mon 6:30 PMPoetry Workshop: Building Cultural Bridges
Whether you call yourself a poet or an artist or a human, you can write poetry!! Wendi R. Kaplan, Poet Laureate, City of Alexandria invites you to join her for a series of Monday writing poetry workshops.
Apr 27, 2019 Sat 10:00 AMAlexandria Earth Day
26th Annual Alexandria Earth Day Celebration, held at the Lenny Harris Memorial Fields at Braddock Park, adjacent to George Washington Middle School. Program includes children's activities; exhibits by community groups; food sales; Arbor Day tree planting, and Ellen Pickering Award.