Upcoming Events

2015 Alexandria Animals Pet Photo Calendar Contest

07/15/2014 - 12:00am - 09/15/2014 - 12:00pm
Animal Welfare League of Alexandria
Make your favorite animal companion a superstar by getting friends and family to vote for prime placement in the upcoming 2015 wall calendar. Any pet is eligible to enter the contest—dogs, cats, birds, fish, hamsters, guinea pigs, snakes—whatever pet you love!! The pet with the most votes becomes our 2015 cover model. More...

Nando's Fundraiser to Support Carpenter's Shelter

07/31/2014 - 11:00am - 6:00pm
Nando's Peri-Peri 702 King St. Alexandria, VA
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Friendship Firehouse Festival

08/02/2014 - 9:00am
Friendship Firehouse Museum 107 S. Alfred Street Alexandria, VA
Celebrate the birthday of the Friendship Firehouse with food, drinks and a firetruck display. For more information, visit: http://apps.alexandriava.gov/Calendar/Detail.aspx?si=7946.  More...

Alexandria Archaeology's Family Dig Days

08/02/2014 - 1:30pm
Alexandria Archaeology Museum
Family Dig Day sessions run for an hour and a half, and cost $5.00 per person. Reservations are required. Dig Days are held several times a year between May and October. More...

8th Annual King Street Cats Theater Night

08/05/2014 - 6:30pm
Little Theatre of Alexandria 600 Wolfe Street Alexandria, VA
Join King Street Cats for their biggest night of the year. The funds raised during this annual Theater Night fundraiser help provide a safe haven and veterinary care for the more than 300 cats and kittens King Street Cats rescues each year. More...

Uno, Dos, Tres con Andres!

08/06/2014 - 10:30am
Beatley Central Library (Large Meeting Room) 5005 Duke Street Alexandria, VA
Enjoy an interactive performance of Latin music for children and families, focused on children ages 0-5, at Beatley Central Library.  More...

Alexandria Sidewalk Sale

08/09/2014 - 9:00am - 08/10/2014 - 5:00pm
Old Town & Del Ray Alexandria, VA
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Irish Festival

08/09/2014 - 11:00am - 7:00pm
Waterfront Park 1 Prince St.
Irish dancing, vendors, crafts, food, beverages and pipe bands will be at Waterfront Park in this celebration of Irish heritage.  More...

Personalized Book Recommendations for Readers' Advisory Week

08/11/2014 - 8:00am - 08/15/2014 - 5:00pm
Beatley Library 5005 Duke Street Alexandria, VA
Complete a short reading survey and receive personalized book recommendations! Surveys must be submitted by 5:00pm on Friday, August 15. Recommendations will be emailed the week of August 18. For more information, call 703-746-1751. More...

Alexandria Harmonizers Market Square Concert

08/15/2014 - 7:30pm
Market Square 301 King St.
This concert by the Alexandria Harmonizers will feature mens barbershop music. For more information about this event, please click here or contact 703-746-5592.  More...