Press Releases

  • February 13, 2019
    Alexandria St. Patrick’s Day Parade Announced for March 2 CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux:  CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR:  LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Kim Moore:  KMoore22301@yahoo.com or 703-624-3752 Alexandria St. Patrick’s Day Parade Announced for March 2 38 th Annual Parade will be the Largest in the D.C. Region in 2019 WHAT: 38 th Annual Alexandria St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Fun… more
  • February 1, 2019
    Visit Alexandria Receives $50,000 VTC Grant for Tourism Marketing of the Tall Ship Providence CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 IMAGES: Download images Visit Alexandria Receives $50,000 Virginia Tourism Corporation Grant for Tourism Marketing of the Tall Ship Providence ALEXANDRIA, VA—Governor Ralph Northam announced yesterday that Visit Alexandria received $50,000 from the Virginia… more
  • January 25, 2019
    Alexandria, VA Celebrates George Washington’s Birthday With More Than 15 Events Throughout February CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux:  CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR:  LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Bud Jackson:  bud@jacksongroupmedia.com or 617-308-4261 Alexandria, VA Celebrates George Washington’s Birthday With More Than 15 Events Throughout February Alexandria, VA —Thousands will join in the revelry for the 287 th anniversary… more
  • January 14, 2019
    Alexandria, VA Featured on Animal Planet’s PUPPY BOWL XV With Canine Cruise and Puppy Competitor CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux, Visit Alexandria: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR, Visit Alexandria: LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Gina Hardter, Animal Welfare League of Alexandria: ghardter@alexandriaanimals.org or 703-746-5662 Robin Radin, Animal Planet: robinpr@robinradin.com or 310-770-8836 IMAGES : Download high-res images Alexandria, VA Featured on… more
  • January 4, 2019
    More Than 65 Restaurants Participate in Alexandria Winter Restaurant Week January 18-27, 2019 CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux:  CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR:  LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 More Than 65 Restaurants Participate in Alexandria Winter Restaurant Week January 18-27, 2019 Alexandria, VA—For 10 days and two weekends , more than 65 restaurants in Alexandria, Virginia, will offer a $35 three-course dinner for one OR a $35… more
  • January 3, 2019
    Alexandria, VA Offers Free Key to the City Museum Pass to Overnight Visitors and Federal Employees CONTACTS:  Claire Mouledoux:  CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR:  LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Alexandria, VA Offers Free Key to the City Museum Pass to Overnight Visitors and Federal Employees During Government Shutdown More than a dozen museums are open to the public and Alexandria businesses offer deals for furloughed federal workers… more
  • December 18, 2018
    2019 Alexandria Winter Restaurant Week Dates Announced CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux:  CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR:  LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Alexandria Winter Restaurant Week Dates Announced 65 Restaurants to Participate in Biannual Event January 18-27, 2019 Alexandria, VA— For 10 days and two weekends , 65 restaurants in Alexandria, Virginia, will offer a $35 three-course dinner for one… more
  • December 17, 2018
    Alexandria Wedding Showcase Features Grand Prize Wedding Giveaway CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux:  CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR:  LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Alexandria Wedding Showcase Features Grand Prize Wedding Giveaway, Benefits Military and First Responder Couples 3 rd Annual Event Returns February 17, 2019 to the Hilton Alexandria Mark Center Alexandria, VA —Couples planning to tie the knot in the… more
  • December 4, 2018
    Ring in the New Year at the 24th Annual First Night Alexandria CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux:  CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR:  LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Marilyn Patterson:  Marilyn@JoyousEvents.com or 703-229-6569 Ring in the New Year at the 24 th Annual First Night Alexandria New Year’s Eve Music Festival Features 100+ Live Performances, Family-Friendly Fun and the Only Fireworks Display… more