Calendar of Events

Events & Public Meetings

Date    TimeEvent
May 27, 2024 Mon 5:00 AMRPCA Closure: Memorial Day
Click here to view RPCA's operating hours for Memorial Day.
May 29, 2024 Wed 6:00 PMCommunity Cookouts 2024
Join the Alexandria Police Department and many City agencies, non-profits, and organizations for a great evening of fun and connect with community resources. Everything is no cost to you.
May 31, 2024 Fri 6:30 PMFamily Game Night
Come join us for some free food, family-friendly competition, and quality time together full of activities including board games, gym games and the game room. RSVP is required.
Jun 4, 2024 Tue 6:00 PMCommunity Cookouts 2024
Join the Alexandria Police Department and many City agencies, non-profits, and organizations for a great evening of fun and connect with community resources. Everything is no cost to you.
Jun 7, 2024 Fri 6:30 PMFamily Movie Night
An exciting family and community event where participants will enjoy free popcorn, cotton candy, drinks, trivia, and a (PG) movie for the entire family to enjoy.
Jun 8, 2024 Sat 10:00 AMStory Time for Little Historians
This FREE, fun, and educational story time is geared to children ages 5-8 years old and features stories related to Black History.
Jun 11, 2024 Tue 6:00 PMCommunity Cookouts 2024
Join the Alexandria Police Department and many City agencies, non-profits, and organizations for a great evening of fun and connect with community resources. Everything is no cost to you.
Jun 15, 2024 Sat 10:00 AMWheely Tykes Race
Tykes and toddlers race to the finish in their big wheels, tricycles, and battery-operated vehicles in a real race.
Jun 15, 2024 Sat 11:00 AMPre-Father’s Day Cookout
This day is for the whole family to enjoy and honor the dads with a day of grilling and indoor activities that will keep our dads active as they compete in various activities such as 3v3 basketball, pool tournament, tug-of-war, three-legged race, and much more for bragging rights.
Jun 19, 2024 Wed 5:00 AMRPCA Closed: Juneteenth Day
Click here to view RPCA's operating hours for Juneteenth Day.
Jun 19, 2024 Wed 1:30 PMNational Juneteenth Holiday at Market Square
Join the Office of Historic Alexandria’s Division of African American History for storytelling and music that celebrate Juneteenth and African American heritage. The Washington Revels Jubilee Voices will present a lively, interactive concert featuring traditional music, dance, and spoken word.
Jun 21, 2024 Fri 6:00 PMAlexandria Jazz Festival
The City of Alexandria’s Office of the Arts invites you to the annual Alexandria Jazz Festival, providing free art activations, live jazz, and spoken word artists.
Jun 22, 2024 Sat 12:00 PMJuneteenth at Houston
The Charles Houston Recreation Center will host its first ever Juneteenth Festival with live entertainment, food, vendors, and arts and history activities for all ages.
Jun 25, 2024 Tue 6:00 PMCommunity Cookouts 2024
Join the Alexandria Police Department and many City agencies, non-profits, and organizations for a great evening of fun and connect with community resources. Everything is no cost to you.
Jul 4, 2024 Thu 6:00 AMRPCA Closed: Independence Day
Outdoor pools will remain open on July 4. All other RPCA facilities will be closed. Click here for more information.
Jul 5, 2024 Fri 6:30 PMCommunity Family Picnic
What’s more fun than gathering with friends, family, and fellow Alexandrians to enjoy an evening of activities and entertainment in the park while forging new relationships.
Jul 9, 2024 Tue 6:00 PMCommunity Cookouts 2024
Join the Alexandria Police Department and many City agencies, non-profits, and organizations for a great evening of fun and connect with community resources. Everything is no cost to you.
Jul 13, 2024 Sat 6:00 PM275th Alexandria Birthday Celebration
The City of Alexandria will celebrate its 275th birthday with live music, fireworks, cupcakes and remarks from our City Council, Town Crier, and our Poet Laureate.
Jul 16, 2024 Tue 6:00 PMCommunity Cookouts 2024
Join the Alexandria Police Department and many City agencies, non-profits, and organizations for a great evening of fun and connect with community resources. Everything is no cost to you.
Jul 23, 2024 Tue 6:00 PMCommunity Cookouts 2024
Join the Alexandria Police Department and many City agencies, non-profits, and organizations for a great evening of fun and connect with community resources. Everything is no cost to you.
Jul 26, 2024 Fri 6:30 PMFamily Dance Night
Each night, families will learn a dance that is suitable for all ages and lots of family fun. Instructions, refreshments, and music included.
Aug 23, 2024 Fri 6:30 PMUltimate Family Game Night
This ultimate game night showdown for families who think they have what it takes to compete in several rounds of the ultimate table games, trivia, ping pong, air hockey, foosball and basketball.
Aug 30, 2024 Fri 6:30 PMFamily Game Night
Come join us for some free food, family-friendly competition, and quality time together full of activities including board games, gym games and the game room. RSVP is required.
Sep 2, 2024 Mon 6:00 AMRPCA Closed: Labor Day
Click here to view RPCA's operating hours for Labor Day.
Oct 14, 2024 Mon 6:00 AMRPCA Closure: Indigenous Peoples' Day
Click here to view RPCA's operating hours for Indigenous Peoples' Day.
Oct 20, 2024 Sun 10:00 AMMaker Faire NoVa
Alexandria's Office of the Arts (@alexartsoffice) is proud to announce a partnership with NoVa Labs to co-produce Maker Faire NoVa in Alexandria this fall!
Nov 11, 2024 Mon 6:00 AMRPCA Closure: Veterans Day
Click here to view RPCA's operating hours for Veterans Day.
Nov 28, 2024 Thu 6:00 AMRPCA Closed: Thanksgiving Day
Click here to view RPCA's operating hours for Thanksgiving Day.
Nov 29, 2024 Fri 6:00 AMRPCA Closure: Day After Thanksgiving
Click here to view RPCA's operating hours for Day After Thanksgiving.
Dec 24, 2024 Tue 6:00 AMRPCA Closed: Christmas Eve & Christmas Day
Click here to view RPCA's operating hours for Christmas Eve/Christmas/Day After Christmas City.

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