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No matter the season, Alexandrians know how to celebrate. Throughout the year, a host of events take place in the city, celebrating holidays, historical figures and the artistic scene Alexandria is renowned for. From annual festivals and parades, to art shows, live music, theater, history reenactments and holiday celebrations, Alexandria's award-winning culture never stops buzzing.

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Featured Events

15th Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Lee-Fendall House Museum

  • April 18, 2014 to April 20, 2014 (Recurring daily)
  • Recurring daily
  • Times: Friday, April 18: 3:00 PM; Saturday, April 19: 10:30 AM, 12:30 PM, 3:30 PM; Sunday, April 20: 12:30 PM, 2:30 PM
  • Venue: Lee-Fendall House Museum & Garden
  • Admission: $12 children age 0-12, $5 adults and children 12+
  • 614 Oronoco St.
  • Alexandria, 22314
  • Phone: 703-548-1789
  • Visit Website
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15th Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Lee-Fendall House Museum

The Lee-Fendall House Annual Easter Egg Hunt returns to Alexandria on April 18-20. Once again, we will fill our garden with hundreds of colorful toy-filled Easter eggs! Other activities include games, ... Learn More

Earl Klugh

  • April 24, 2014
  • Times: 7:30pm
  • Venue: Birchmere
  • Admission: $35.00
  • 3701 Mount Vernon Avenue
  • Alexandria, VA 22305
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Earl Klugh

Earl Klugh is an American smooth jazz/crossover jazz/jazz fusion guitarist and composer.

Happening This Month

Landmark Mall Carnival

  • April 17, 2014 to April 21, 2014 (Recurring daily)
  • Recurring daily
  • Times: March 28th through April 21st
  • Venue: Landmark Mall
  • 5801 Duke Street
  • Alexandria, VA 22304
  • Phone: 703-354-8405
  • Visit Website
Landmark Mall Carnival

Reithoffer Carnival March 28th through April 21st Monday - Thursday from 5pm-11pm Friday from 5pm-12am Saturday from 1pm-12am Sunday from 1pm-11pm

Photos with the Easter Bunny

  • April 17, 2014 to April 19, 2014 (Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Recurring weekly on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Times: 11am-8pm
  • Venue: Landmark Mall
  • Admission: Photo prices vary
  • 5801 Duke Street
  • Alexandria, VA 22304
  • Phone: 703-354-8405
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Photos with the Easter Bunny

Photos with the Easter Bunny April 5th through April 19th Monday through Saturday from 11am-8pm Sundays from 12pm-6pm April 18th & 19th from 10am-9pm Pet Nights April 7th & 14th from 5pm-8pm ... Learn More

A Quartet Celebration: Clarinets vs.Tubas

A Quartet Celebration: Clarinets vs.Tubas

Performances by unique clarinet and tuba quartets.

Baseball Boat: Nats vs. Cardinals

Baseball Boat: Nats vs. Cardinals

Skip the traffic and ride our baseball boat to a game at the Washington Nationals Stadium, located in Southeast Washington D.C. Free Parking Pass with On-Line Ticket Purchase! For more schedule ... Learn More

Phill Perry

  • April 18, 2014
  • Times: 7:30pm
  • Venue: Birchmere
  • Admission: $39.50
  • 3701 Mount Vernon Avenue
  • Alexandria, VA 22305
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Phill Perry

Phil Perry is an American R&B singer, songwriter, musician and a former member of the soul group The Montclairs.

Cleve Francis

Cleve Francis

Cleve Francis is an American country music singer.

Living History Tour

Living History Tour

Please join us for our 2nd annual Living History tour at Ivy Hill Cemetery! We will feature Wernher von Braun; Constance Cary Harrison; Beverley Randolph Mason (his story told by George Mason); Mrs. ... Learn More

Our American Girl

Our American Girl

Bring your favorite doll for a special youth tour of the estate with Mount Vernon’s own American girl, “Nelly Custis.” Enjoy refreshments with “Lady Washington” and try a ... Learn More

Easter Brunch

Join us for Easter brunch! See our website for more information

Easter Brunch Buffet

  • April 20, 2014
  • Times: 11:30am - 4:00pm
  • Venue: Ramparts
  • Admission: $25 per person, $9 kids under 10
  • 1700 Fern Street
  • Alexandria, VA 22302-2605
  • Phone: 703-998-6616
  • Visit Website
Easter Brunch Buffet

Easter brunch buffet with omelet station, grilled beef filet medallions, shrimp & scallop scampi, blueberry pancakes, stuffed chicken, smoked salmon, muffins, cookies and much, much more! Make ... Learn More

Easter Celebration at Taverna Cretekou

  • April 20, 2014
  • Times: Noon - 8 p.m.
  • Location: Taverna Cretekou
  • Venue: Taverna Cretekou
  • 818 King Street
  • Alexandria, VA 22314
Easter Celebration at Taverna Cretekou

Our Easter celebration will be held April 20th. We will have a set menu. Live greek music and our hours will be 12 Noon till 8 p.m. Come enjoy! Reservations suggested.

Mimosas and Jewelry Trunk Show at Gold Works

Mimosas and Jewelry Trunk Show at Gold Works

Join custom jeweler, David Martin, as he unveils his new creations for spring! Enjoy a mimosa and chat with David about these exciting one-of-a-kind pieces. Pre-sale is in progress for those of you ... Learn More

Baseball Boat: Nats vs. Angels

Baseball Boat: Nats vs. Angels

Skip the traffic and ride our baseball boat to a game at the Washington Nationals Stadium, located in Southeast Washington D.C. Free Parking Pass with On-Line Ticket Purchase! For more schedule ... Learn More

Chateauneuf du Pape Wine Dinner at La Bergerie

  • April 22, 2014
  • Times: 7 p.m.
  • Venue: La Bergerie
  • Admission: $99 per person inclusive
  • 218 N. Lee Street
  • Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Phone: 703-683-1007
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Chateauneuf du Pape Wine Dinner at La Bergerie

Hors D’Oeuvres Côtes du Rhone Blanc, Cairanne, 2012 First Course - Shad Roe with an Anchovy Caper Smoked Applewood Bacon Sauce Chateauneuf du Pape Blanc, 2013 Second Course - Veal ... Learn More

Grandmother's Discount Day!

  • April 22, 2014
  • Times: 10:00AM-5:30PM
  • Venue: Why Not?
  • 200 King Street
  • Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Phone: 703-548-4420
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Calling all Grandmas! Bring your grandchild (or a picture) and receive 15% off your purchase on April 22! Bragging and a great deal all in one place! Excludes sale merchandise.

40th Annual History Awards

40th Annual History Awards

Alexandria Historical Society presents, the 40th annual history awards (youth and City wide). Two keynote speakers, a former winner of the AHS student award and a second noted historian.

Tablas Wine Dinner at La Bergerie

  • April 23, 2014
  • Times: 7 p.m.
  • Venue: La Bergerie
  • Admission: $99 per person inclusive
  • 218 N. Lee Street
  • Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Phone: 703-683-1007
  • Visit Website
Tablas Wine Dinner at La Bergerie

Canapés, Tablas Creek Patelin de Tablas Rose, 2012 ~ Le Menu ~ First Course - Soft Shell Crab with an Enoki Mushroom Sauce, Tablas Creek Cote de Tablas Blanc, 2012. Second Course: Shad Roe with ... Learn More

Alexandria War of 1812 Commemoration Launch Film Gala

  • April 24, 2014
  • Times: Launch Reception: 6:30 p.m. Screening of Master and Commander: 8:00 p.m.
  • Venue: Old Town Theater
  • Admission: $45 each or $75 sponsor level
  • 815 1/2 King Street
  • Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Phone: 703-746-4242
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Alexandria War of 1812 Commemoration Launch Film Gala

Enjoy a special screening of Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World at Old Town Theater, complete with cocktail reception, exhibition of clothing worn on the film set, and a pre-screening ... Learn More

Baseball Boat: Nats vs. Padres

Baseball Boat: Nats vs. Padres

Skip the traffic and ride our baseball boat to a game at the Washington Nationals Stadium, located in Southeast Washington D.C. Free Parking Pass with On-Line Ticket Purchase! For more schedule ... Learn More

Poem in Your Pocket Day

Poem in Your Pocket Day

The culminating event in Alexandria's National Poetry Month activities, Poem in Your Pocket Day will feature Poet Laureate Tori Lane, past poets laureate Amy Young and Mary McElveen. A ... Learn More

Delbert McClinton with Andy Poxon

  • April 25, 2014
  • Location: Birchmere
  • Venue: Birchmere
  • Admission: $45
  • 3701 Mount Vernon Avenue
  • Alexandria, VA 22305
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Delbert McClinton with Andy Poxon

Grammy award-winning artist, Delbert McClinton is an American blues rock and electric blues singer-songwriter, guitarist, harmonica player, and pianist.

Carlyle House Garden Day Herb & Craft Sale

  • April 26, 2014
  • Times: From: 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Venue: Carlyle House
  • Admission: Event free; $5 to tour house
  • 121 N. Fairfax Street
  • Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Phone: 703-549-2997
  • Visit Website
  • Send Email
Carlyle House Garden Day Herb & Craft Sale

Come celebrate Spring with the Friends of Carlyle House’s Annual Garden Day Herb & Craft Sale from 8 a.m.-4 p.m.on Saturday, April 26. An exciting mix of herbs and vegetable plants from ... Learn More

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