Press Releases

  • September 9, 2021
    Visit Alexandria Launches New Black Travel Campaign Visit Alexandria Launches New Black Travel Campaign “Drop In” Campaign Features Iconic Travel Experiences While Highlighting Black Business Owners and Leaders Alexandria, VA —Visit Alexandria announces a new ad campaign and digital content launching on Monday to welcome Black visitors to Alexandria, VA, a historic waterfront city located within eyesight of Washington, D.C. The… more
  • August 23, 2021
    Fall Events Feature Home and Garden Tours, Spirited Events, Art Festivals and More in Alexandria CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux, CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Rebecca Doser, RDoser@VisitAlexVA.com or 585-750-4937 Fall Events Feature Home and Garden Tours, Spirited Events, Art Festivals and More in Alexandria, VA Alexandria, VA —As fall foliage emerges and temperatures cool, Alexandria, Virginia, just minutes from Washington, D.C., shines with dozens of seasonal events.… more
  • August 2, 2021
    Alexandria Restaurant Week Returns with In-Person and To-Go Offerings CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux, CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Rebecca Doser, RDoser@VisitAlexVA.com or 585-750-4937 Alexandria Restaurant Week Returns with In-Person and To-Go Offerings 70+ Restaurants to Participate August 20-29, 2021 Alexandria, VA— For 10 days and two weekends, more than 70 restaurants in Alexandria, Virginia, will offer a $49 in-person and/or to-go dinner for… more
  • July 26, 2021
    The 12th Annual Alexandria Summer Sidewalk Sale Features Record Number of Stores CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux, CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Rebecca Doser, RDoser@VisitAlexVA.com or 585-750-4937 The 12 th Annual Alexandria Summer Sidewalk Sale Features Record Number of Stores Stroll Outdoors August 14 and 15 for Deals from 70+ Boutiques One of the longest running seasonal summer shopping events returns to the D.C. region’s Shop Small destination for… more
  • May 27, 2021
    Honor Juneteenth in Alexandria, VA with In-Person Tours and Virtual Celebrations CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux, CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Rebecca Doser, RDoser@VisitAlexVA.com or 585-750-4937 Honor Juneteenth in Alexandria, VA with In-Person Tours and Virtual Celebrations Alexandria, VA - Alexandria, VA offers a range of ways to honor Juneteenth, which marks the day on which enslaved individuals in Galveston, TX, learned that the Emancipation Proclamation… more
  • May 25, 2021
    Alexandria Celebrates Pride Month With Virtual, In-Person and Hybrid Happenings in June 2021 CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux, CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Rebecca Doser, RDoser@VisitAlexVA.com or 585-750-4937 Alexandria Celebrates Pride Month With Virtual, In-Person and Hybrid Happenings in June 2021 Alexandria, VA -  Throughout June, celebrate Pride Month in historic Alexandria, Virginia, located within eyesight of Washington, D.C. Take part in virtual, in-person and… more
  • May 4, 2021
    Summer Events Feature Drive-In Movies, Craft Beer, Juneteenth Happenings and More in Alexandria, VA CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux, CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Rebecca Doser, RDoser@VisitAlexVA.com or 585-750-4937 Summer Events Feature Drive-In Movies, Craft Beer, Juneteenth Happenings and More in Alexandria, VA Outdoor, physically distant and virtual happenings celebrate the season Alexandria, VA —This summer, get outside with al fresco activities Alexandria,… more
  • February 26, 2021
    Alexandria Announces Seasonal Cherry Blossom Experiences CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux, CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Rebecca Doser, RDoser@VisitAlexVA.com or 585-750-4937 Alexandria Announces Seasonal Cherry Blossom Experiences Water Taxis Past the D.C. Blossoms, Food & Drink Specials and More Alexandria, VA —Nothing is more symbolic of springtime in the D.C. region than cherry blossoms. This year, there are plenty of… more
  • January 22, 2021
    Alexandria Restaurant Week To-Go Adds Takeout Dinner Deal for Single Diners CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux, CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Rebecca Doser, RDoser@VisitAlexVA.com or 585-750-4937 Alexandria Restaurant Week To-Go Adds Takeout Dinner Deal for Single Diners 60+ Restaurants to Participate January 22 – February 7, 2021 Alexandria, VA— For an extended two-week period, more than 60 restaurants in Alexandria, Virginia, will offer a $49 takeout,… more