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Great Date Events in Alexandria

Listed amongst the "Top 20 Most Romantic Cities in the US" by Amazon.com and hailed as a "Best Place for a First Date" by Washingtonian magazine, Alexandria is the perfect place for a great date. While you're enjoying our majestic cobblestone streets and enchanting waterfront, partake in a wine tasting, experience a ballroom dance class or enjoy a night of music at one of our premiere concert halls. Check out more Great Date Ideas

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Black Friday at Port City

Are you so full from Thanksgiving that you only have room left for beer? Great! You're in for a treat. Bring the family in to visit your local brewery. We'll have special hours for Black Friday from ... Learn More

Small Business Saturday at Port City

Small Business Saturday at Port City

Small Small with Port City Brewing for Small Business Saturday. If you're an Amex member, you can get up $30 back on purchases at any participating location. Port City will be giving out a free koozie ... Learn More

Melanie Fiona

  • December 03, 2014
  • Times: 7:30 pm
  • Location: Birchmere
  • Venue: Birchmere
  • Admission: $45
  • 3701 Mount Vernon Avenue
  • Alexandria, VA 22305
  • Phone: 703-549-7500
  • Visit Website
Melanie Fiona

Melanie Fiona is a Grammy Award winning R&B recording artist.

Scottish Country Dancing

  • December 06, 2014
  • Times: Saturday 1:30-3:30pm
  • Venue: Athenaeum
  • Admission: FREE
  • 201 Prince Street
  • Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Phone: 703-548-0035
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Scottish Country Dancing

See demonstrations of Scottish Country Dancing, the social dancing of Scotland presented by the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society, Northern Virginia Branch.

Torpedo Factory Art Center Holiday Open House

Torpedo Factory Art Center Holiday Open House

During Alexandria’s biggest holiday weekend of the year, artists will keep their studios open late for visitors to find special handmade gifts. The Alexandria Choral Society and the Braddock ... Learn More

Christmas Illuminations at Mount Vernon

Christmas Illuminations at Mount Vernon

Ring in the holiday season with sparkling fireworks overlooking the Potomac River at George Washington’s Mount Vernon on Saturday, December 20! For the first time ever, Mount Vernon will open ... Learn More

Down ton Abbey Tea

Down ton Abbey Tea

Includes a traditional tea and a special private tour of the house comparing the people and places of Downton Abbey with those of the Lee-Fendall House. The tour includes the servants’ wing, ... Learn More

On-Going Events

Del Ray Farmers Market

  • November 29, 2014
  • Recurring weekly on Saturday
  • Times: 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Location: Corner of Oxford and Mount Vernon Avenue
  • Admission: Free!
Del Ray Farmers Market

The Del Ray Market features locally grown goods, like seasonal vegetables and fruits, as well as meats, eggs, fresh pasta and sauces, Amish cheese, yogurt, baked goods, eggs, jams and jellies year ... Learn More

Monday Night Lobster Special at La Bergerie: $24

  • December 01, 2014
  • Recurring weekly on Monday
  • Times: 5:30 - 9:30 p.m.
  • Venue: La Bergerie
  • 218 N. Lee Street
  • Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Phone: 703-683-1007
  • Visit Website
Monday Night Lobster Special at La Bergerie: $24

Whole Lobster Flambéd in Cognac - $24. Most 750ml bottles of wine under $100 are discounted 40%. Neither entree specials nor wine specials can be combined with any other discount, coupon or ... Learn More

Bluegrass Brunch at FireFlies

  • November 30, 2014
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday
  • Times: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Venue: Fireflies Bar & Restaurant
  • Admission: Free
  • 1501 Mt. Vernon Ave.
  • Alexandria, VA 22301
  • Phone: 703-548-7200
  • Visit Website
Bluegrass Brunch at FireFlies

Every Sunday we have Bluegrass brunch with Bob Perilla's Big Hillbilly Bluegrass. The band is highly regarded as bluegrass royalty. They play from 11-2 and we serve awesome brunch from our exciting ... Learn More

Monday Night Lobster Special at La Bergerie: $24

  • December 01, 2014
  • Recurring weekly on Monday
  • Times: 5:30 - 9:30 p.m.
  • Venue: La Bergerie
  • 218 N. Lee Street
  • Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Phone: 703-683-1007
  • Visit Website
Monday Night Lobster Special at La Bergerie: $24

Whole Lobster Flambéd in Cognac - $24. Most 750ml bottles of wine under $100 are discounted 40%. Neither entree specials nor wine specials can be combined with any other discount, coupon or ... Learn More

Second Thursday Art Night

Enjoy an special after-hours event at the Torpedo Factory Art Center every month. Browse open studios and galleries, interact with artists, and enjoy special programming. Stop by on your way to dinner ... Learn More

Medieval Madness Feast

Medieval Madness Feast

Step Back in Time and Have the Time of Your Life! Live sword fights, fun with friends, and pure Medieval Madness! Enjoy a top rated fun night out in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia when you venture to ... Learn More

November Thursday Date Night Special - $22

  • November 27, 2014
  • Recurring weekly on Thursday
  • Times: From: 5:30 PM to 9:30 PM
  • Venue: La Bergerie
  • 218 N. Lee Street
  • Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Phone: 703-683-1007
  • Visit Website
November Thursday Date Night Special - $22

Thursday, November 6th - Lamb Shank Braised in Port Wine served with Vegetable Cous Cous and Lamb Thursday, November 13th - Ahi Tuna with Baby Bok Choy served with Roasted Peppers and Ginger-Carrot ... Learn More

Target Gallery exhibition: 5x5(x5)

Target Gallery exhibition: 5x5(x5)

In this Target Gallery exhibition, artists were challenged to express themselves in a work of art that is no larger than five inches in any direction. As artists were restricted only by size, not by ... Learn More

 

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