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Arts Calendar in Alexandria

Hot music, cool shows, and a world of culture to experience - welcome to the Arts in Alexandria Calendar. Discover a variety of festivals, glimpse intimate shows and explore nationally recognized venues in town. Search the site for any arts interest, from free events to highly sought-after tickets. There's always something happening, and much to experience with Alexandria's art scene.

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Live Traditional Irish Music at O'Connell's

Live Traditional Irish Music at O'Connell's

Live traditional Irish music every Monday night!

Scott Fallon Acoustic at John Strongbow's Tavern

  • March 04, 2015 to April 01, 2015 (Every Wednesday)
  • Recurring weekly on Wednesday
  • Times: From: 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • Location: John Strongbow's Tavern
  • 710 King Street
  • Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Phone: 703-836-4000
  • Visit Website

Scott Fallon performs acoustic every Wednesday night at John Strongbow's Tavern from 7-10pm!

Pre St. Patrick's Day Party featuring Scott Fallon

  • March 14, 2015
  • Times: From: 9:30 PM to 12:30 AM
  • Location: Bilbo Baggins Restaurant
  • Venue: Bilbo Baggins Restaurant
  • 208 Queen Street
  • Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Phone: 703-683-0300
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Pre St. Patrick's Day Party featuring Scott Fallon

Scott Fallon brings his special blend of acoustic music to Bilbo Baggin's for its annual St. Patty Pre-Party!

Three Dog Night

  • March 19, 2015
  • Times: 7:30 pm
  • Venue: Birchmere
  • Admission: $69.50
  • 3701 Mount Vernon Avenue
  • Alexandria, VA 22305
  • Phone: 703-549-7500
  • Visit Website
Three Dog Night

Three Dog Night is an American rock band. They formed in 1968 with a line-up consisting of Danny Hutton, Cory Wells, and Chuck Negron.

Happening This Month

Eclipse Chamber Orchestra Concert

Eclipse Chamber Orchestra Concert

Join us for a concert of Dallapiccola, Francaix, Chabrier, and Hindemith. Founding Music Director, Sylvia Alimena, returns to conduct an imaginative program that we are sure you will enjoy! In the ... Learn More

Opening Reception: Robert Cwiok / Enveloping Time

Opening Reception: Robert Cwiok / Enveloping Time

Paintings, collage, and mixed media works representing all phases of Cwiok’s 40-year career lead visitors on a tour through the development of an artist. Elements emerge, evolve, and fade away ... Learn More

Beth Hart with Cindy Alexander

  • March 02, 2015 to March 03, 2015
  • Times: 7:30 pm
  • Venue: Birchmere
  • Admission: $55
  • 3701 Mount Vernon Avenue
  • Alexandria, VA 22305
  • Phone: 703-549-7500
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Beth Hart with Cindy Alexander

Beth Hart is an American singer-songwriter from Los Angeles, California, United States. She rose to fame with the release of her 1999 single "LA Song" from her second album Screamin' for My ... Learn More

Gaelic Storm

  • March 04, 2015 to March 05, 2015
  • Times: 7:30 pm
  • Venue: Birchmere
  • Admission: $35
  • 3701 Mount Vernon Avenue
  • Alexandria, VA 22305
  • Phone: 703-549-7500
  • Visit Website
Gaelic Storm

Gaelic Storm is a Celtic band. Their musical output includes pieces from traditional Irish music, Scottish music, and original tunes in both the Celtic and Celtic rock genres.

"Dream On" Art Exhibit Opening Reception - Del Ray Artisans Gallery

Local area artists use any media to explore and express their dreams artfully in the “DREAM ON!” exhibit at Del Ray Artisans gallery, March 6-29, 2015. Opening night is Friday, March 6, ... Learn More

Rachelle Ferrell

  • March 06, 2015 to March 07, 2015
  • Times: 7:30 pm
  • Venue: Birchmere
  • Admission: $59.50
  • 3701 Mount Vernon Avenue
  • Alexandria, VA 22305
  • Phone: 703-549-7500
  • Visit Website
Rachelle Ferrell

Rachelle Ferrell is an American vocalist and musician. Although she has had some success in the mainstream R&B, pop, gospel, and classical music scene, she is noted for her talents as a ... Learn More

Spring Yarn Tasting with The Sugar Shack

Spring Yarn Tasting with The Sugar Shack

Come out to fibre space™ and “taste” our newest arrivals for spring. We will be serving up samples of Berroco Indigo, Blue Sky Alpacas Skinny Cotton, Elsebeth Lavold Hempathy and ... Learn More

Winter Cabaret featuring performers from The Alexandria Singers

Winter Cabaret featuring performers from The Alexandria Singers

A delightful evening of song, dance, variety, and comedy! Talented individuals and ensembles from the D.C. area’s premier pops chorus perform in an elegant, cabaret-style setting. Perfect for ... Learn More

Jesse Cook

  • March 09, 2015
  • Times: 7:30 pm
  • Venue: Birchmere
  • Admission: $35
  • 3701 Mount Vernon Avenue
  • Alexandria, VA 22305
  • Phone: 703-549-7500
  • Visit Website
Jesse Cook

Jesse Cook is a Canadian guitarist, composer, and producer. Widely considered one of the most influential figures in "nuevo flamenco" music, he incorporates elements of flamenco rumba, jazz ... Learn More

Asleep at the Wheel

  • March 10, 2015
  • Times: 7:30 pm
  • Venue: Birchmere
  • Admission: $35
  • 3701 Mount Vernon Avenue
  • Alexandria, VA 22305
  • Phone: 703-549-7500
  • Visit Website
Asleep at the Wheel

sleep at the Wheel is an American country music group that was formed in Paw Paw, West Virginia, but is based in Austin, Texas. Altogether, they have won nine Grammy Awards since their 1970 inception.

Spelman College Glee Club and Jazz Ensemble: Spring Tour Concert

The Spelman College Glee Club and Jazz Ensemble will perform on the Memorial Theater's stage as part of their Spring tour. Repertoire consists of sacred and secular choral literature for women’s ... Learn More

Artist Talk: Robert Cwiok / Enveloping Time

Artist Talk: Robert Cwiok / Enveloping Time

Robert Cwiok will talk about his work, his process, and his influences.

Leo Kottke

  • March 12, 2015
  • Times: 7:30 pm
  • Venue: Birchmere
  • Admission: $39.50
  • 3701 Mount Vernon Avenue
  • Alexandria, VA 22305
  • Phone: 703-549-7500
  • Visit Website
Leo Kottke

Leo Kottke is an acoustic guitarist. He is known for a fingerpicking style that draws on influences from blues, jazz, and folk music, and for syncopated, polyphonic melodies.

Alexandria Choral Society Concert: Haydn, The Creation

Alexandria Choral Society Concert: Haydn, The Creation

Join Alexandria Choral Society for an elegant evening performing The Creation by Haydn followed by a champagne reception and silent auction featuring offerings from local artisans and businesses. Buy ... Learn More

Virginia Bronze Handbell Ensemble: South of the Border Concert

Virginia Bronze Handbell Ensemble: South of the Border Concert

Composers old and new, spanning musical genres from classical pop...variety is the spice of life, so please join us for a feast of sound from the rich cultures of Central and South America!

Tommy Emmanuel

  • March 16, 2015
  • Times: 7:30 pm
  • Venue: Birchmere
  • Admission: $49.50
  • 3701 Mount Vernon Avenue
  • Alexandria, VA 22305
  • Phone: 703-549-7500
  • Visit Website
Tommy Emmanuel

Tommy Emmanuel AM is an Australian virtuoso guitarist and occasional singer and songwriter, best known for his complex fingerstyle technique, energetic performances and the use of percussive effects ... Learn More

Marcus Miller

  • March 17, 2015
  • Times: 7:30 pm
  • Venue: Birchmere
  • Admission: $65
  • 3701 Mount Vernon Avenue
  • Alexandria, VA 22305
  • Phone: 703-549-7500
  • Visit Website
Marcus Miller

Marcus Miller is an American jazz composer, producer and multi-instrumentalist, best known as a bass guitarist.

The Oak Ridge Boys

  • March 20, 2015
  • Times: 7:30 pm
  • Location: Birchmere
  • Venue: Birchmere
  • Admission: $59.50
  • 3701 Mount Vernon Avenue
  • Alexandria, VA 22305
  • Phone: 703-549-7500
  • Visit Website
The Oak Ridge Boys

The Oak Ridge Boys are an American country and gospel vocal quartet. The group was founded in the 1940s as the Oak Ridge Quartet. They became popular in southern gospel during the 1950s.

Tom Rush

  • March 21, 2015
  • Times: 7:30 pm
  • Venue: Birchmere
  • Admission: $39.50
  • 3701 Mount Vernon Avenue
  • Alexandria, VA 22305
  • Phone: 703-549-7500
  • Visit Website
Tom Rush

Tom Rush is an American folk and blues singer, songwriter, musician and recording artist.

International Chamber Orchestra of Washington: Spring Concert

International Chamber Orchestra of Washington: Spring Concert

Join us for a Spring Concert featuring a rising star from Poland and an extraordinary percussionist, Marianna Bednarska, winner of numerous International Competitions in Europe. For tickets ... Learn More

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