Calendar of Events

List of Calendar Events

Date    TimeEvent
Nov 17, 2018 Sat 8:30 AMWindmill Hill Park Opening Ceremony
The City of Alexandria invites the public to an opening ceremony for the newly renovated Windmill Hill Park (501 S. Union St.) on Saturday, November 17, at 8:30 a.m. The event will include remarks by the Mayor and other City officials, a ribbon cutting ceremony, and an overview of park improvements by City staff. The ceremony will occur rain or shine.
Nov 17, 2018 Sat 9:30 AMCity Council Public Hearing Meeting
Public Hearing Meeting
Nov 17, 2018 Sat 10:00 AMKids Krafts
Come create and take-home craft projects inspired by early firefighting history.
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 17, 2018 Sat 10:00 AMExtended Tour of Apothecary Museum
Purchase tickets for a Saturday morning extended tour and spend twice as long learning about the historic retail shop and laboratory of the old apothecary.
Nov 17, 2018 Sat 10:30 AMHealthy Cooking Demonstration
Join the Virginia Cooperative Extension's Master Food Volunteers on the market stage as they whip up quick and healthy dishes from products available right at market!
Nov 17, 2018 Sat
Portside History
Office of Historic Alexandria's hands-on and interactive history activities related to Alexandria’s rich waterfront history will resume in the spring.
Nov 17, 2018 Sat 11:00 AMPortside History: Archaeology Waterfront Tour
Join an expert-led tour to learn of the new discoveries and hidden history of the waterfront.
Nov 17, 2018 Sat 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Nov 17, 2018 Sat 2:00 PMAlexandria Cider Festival
Enjoy a selection of ciders from 10 Virginia cideries.

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