Alexandria Birthday Celebration

On Saturday, July 9, 2016, from 5 to 10 p.m., celebrate America's 240th birthday and Alexandria's 267th birthday along the Potomac waterfront at Oronoco Bay Park. Bring lawn chairs, blankets and a picnic and enjoy live music by the Alexandria Symphony Orchestra plus cannon firing, birthday cake, food trucks and a dazzling fireworks display. As George Washington's hometown, Alexandria is a patriotic hotspot, filled with tours by bike, boat and foot, historic sites and art galleries, plus restaurants and boutiques to explore before heading to the waterfront for the grand celebration.

In the the event of rain, fireworks will be postponed to Sunday, July 10.

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