Upcoming Events

Free DASH Bus to the Old Town Pool

07/01/2015 - 9:30am - 09/07/2015 - 3:30pm
1609 Cameron St, Alexandria, VA 22314
The DASH bus will be giving free rides on the AT10 from now until Labor Day (Sept. 7th) to the Old Town pool. On weekdays, the hours of operation of the Pool Bus will be from 9:30 AM until 3:30 PM. On weekends, the hours of operations of the Pool Bus will be 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM. More...

Picnic Theatre Presents Arsenic and Old Lace at Woodlawn

07/08/2015 - 5:30pm - 9:00pm
Fountain Garden and Grounds, Woodlawn & Pope Leighey House, 9000 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, Virginia 22309 Grounds open for picnicking and tour 5:30, play begins 7 pm
Picnic Theatre Company brings summer garden theater to Woodlawn and Frank Lloyd Wright’s Pope-Leighey House estate on July 8 with ARSENIC AND OLD LACE. More...

Second Thursday Art Night at The Torpedo Factory

07/09/2015 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Torpedo Factory Art Center 105 N. Union Street Alexandria, VA 22314
Browse studios and galleries and meet artists at this after-hours event the second Thursday of every month.  More...

BabyBody Workshop

07/11/2015 - 10:00am
Sunflowers Healing & Wellness 2016 Mt. Vernon Ave. Suite 209 (above Bon Vivant Cafe)
Join The Vital Body and Sunflowers Healing & Wellness for our ever popular BodyBody Workshop to help you enjoy a healthier pregnancy and smoother delivery.  Participants will learn correct posture and body positioning to promote optimal health of mama & baby and how to create conditions for smoother labor.  Partners, papas, and birth workers will learn techniques to support an More...

Alexandria's 266th Birthday Celebration!

07/11/2015 - 6:30pm - 11:00pm
Oronoco Bay Park 100 Madison Street Alexandria, VA
Celebrate Alexandria's birthday with live music, birthday cake, poetry readings, fireworks and more! Rain date is scheduled for 12 at 9:30PM. For more information, please visit: https://apps.alexandriava.gov/Calendar/Detail.aspx?si=9423.  More...

Senior Art Classes

07/13/2015 - 10:00am - 1:00pm
Mt. Vernon Recreation Center, 2710 Commonwealth Ave., Alexandria, VA
Art classes being offered for free at Mt. Vernon Recreation Center for senior citizens 55 and older. Practiced artists will be there to instruct the senior citizens on skteches and other mediums of art. With further questions, please call 703-746-5556. More...

Alexandria Comcast Outdoor Film Festival

07/17/2015 - 5:30pm - 07/18/2015 - 10:00pm
Waterfront Park 1A Prince Street Alexandria, VA 22314
13th Annual Comcast Outdoor Film Festival.  More...

Family Fun Night

07/17/2015 - 6:00pm
Chinquapin Park Recreation Center & Aquatics Facility 3210 King Street Alexandria, VA
Enjoy pool games, learn pool safety and participate in a swimming assessment during Family Fun Night at Chinquapin Park Recreation Center & Aquatics Facility. For more information, visit: http://apps.alexandriava.gov/Calendar/Detail.aspx?si=10575.  More...

Tons of Trucks

07/18/2015 - 10:00am - 1:00pm
Chinquapin Park, 3210 King St.
This event is open to all those who are interested. There will be a community event for children of all ages to come and explore the different types of vehicles that go into making Alexandria a safe, clean place. The children will be allowed to sit behind the wheel and interact with with the builders of Alexandria. More...

Presidential Salon with James Madison

07/19/2015 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Gadsby's Tavern Museum, 134 N. Royal St.
The salon with President James Madison discussing events as they unfold in his time is part of on-going series of presidential salons which began in 2010 honor of the bicentennial of the War of 1812. More...