Press Releases

  • April 15, 2019
    First-Ever Old Town Cocktail Week Announced May 3-11, 2019 CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux, CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR, LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Victoria Vergason, V.Vergason@TheHourShop.com or 703-224-HOUR  First-Ever Old Town Cocktail Week Announced May 3-11, 2019 Restaurants, Boutiques, Historic Sites and More  Feature Specialty Cocktails and Events in Old Town Alexandria, VA Alexandria, VA… more
  • March 18, 2019
    Visit Alexandria Receives $10,000 from the Virginia Tourism Corporation’s “50 Years of Love” Program CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux:  CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR:  LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Visit Alexandria Receives $10,000 from the Virginia Tourism Corporation’s “50 Years of Love” Program Marketing Fund Alexandria, VA —Today, Visit Alexandria announced that it has received a $10,000 grant from the Virginia Tourism… more
  • March 6, 2019
    2019 Cherry Blossom Experiences from Alexandria, VA CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux:  CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR:  LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Cherry Blossom Experiences from Alexandria, VA Alexandria, VA —It’s easy to celebrate cherry blossom season in Washington, D.C. with boat cruises, water taxi service and new electric bike tours from Old Town Alexandria, plus new cherry blossom… more
  • March 5, 2019
    Spring 2019 Events in Alexandria, VA CONTACTS:  Claire Mouledoux:  CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR:  LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Spring Events in Alexandria, VA Blossoms, Boats, Bikes and Historic Tours Alexandria, VA—As the cherry blossoms bloom, seasonal activities abound in Alexandria, Virginia, located minutes from Washington, D.C. on the Potomac River and named a… more
  • 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