Press Releases

  • November 9, 2020
    Announcing the First-Ever Alexandria Shop Small Week, Alexandria Santa-gram Giveaway and More CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux, CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Rebecca Doser, RDoser@VisitAlexVA.com or 585-750-4937 Announcing the First-Ever Alexandria Shop Small Week, Alexandria Santa-gram Giveaway and More New Holiday Retail Initiatives Emphasize the Small Business Shopping Experience in Alexandria, VA, Home to the D.C. Region’s Largest Collection of Independent Boutiques… more
  • November 9, 2020
    2020 Holiday Events and Experiences in Alexandria, Virginia CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Rebecca Doser: RDoser@VisitAlexVA.com or 585-750-4937 2020 Holiday Events and Experiences in Alexandria, Virginia Alexandria Enchants Visitors with Nostalgic Holiday Wonder  Alexandria, VA — Experience holiday magic on historic streets in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia, located just minutes from… more
  • September 24, 2020
    Visit Alexandria’s 2020 Annual Meeting Highlights COVID-19 Response Programs & Community Resilience CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux, CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Rebecca Doser, RDoser@VisitAlexVA.com or 585-750-4937 Download high-res images Alexandria, VA— Visit Alexandria highlighted COVID-19 response programs and showcased the resilience of the community at its virtual 2020 Annual Meeting on Wednesday, September 23. Momentum from record-setting results during the first eight… more
  • August 28, 2020
    Visit Alexandria Extends Alexandria Restaurant Week To-Go CONTACTS: Rebecca Doser: RDoser@VisitAlexVA.com or 585-750-4937 Download high-res images Visit Alexandria Extends Alexandria Restaurant Week To-Go Over 50 Restaurants to Continue $49 Takeout Menus for Two through Labor Day Alexandria, VA - More than 50 restaurants in Alexandria, Virginia have elected to continue offering a $49 takeout dinner for two as part of the extended Alexandria Restaurant… more
  • August 5, 2020
    Alexandria Restaurant Week Adopts New To-Go Format Featuring 60+ Restaurants CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Rebecca Doser: RDoser@VisitAlexVA.com or 585-750-4937 Download high-res images Alexandria Restaurant Week Adopts New To-Go Format Featuring 60+ Restaurants Alexandria, VA —  For 10 days and two weekends, more than 60 restaurants in Alexandria, Virginia, will offer a $49 takeout, delivery or curbside pick-up… more
  • August 5, 2020
    Alexandria Summer Sidewalk Sale Returns August 15 and 16 CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Rebecca Doser: RDoser@VisitAlexVA.com or 585-750-4937 Download high-res photos Alexandria Summer Sidewalk Sale Returns August 15 and 16 Stroll Outdoors for Deals from 60+ Boutiques, Free Street Parking Alexandria, VA — One of the longest running seasonal summer shopping events returns to the D.C. region’s… more
  • July 23, 2020
    First Lady of Virginia Recognizes Alexandria for Outstanding COVID-19 Recovery Programs CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Rebecca Doser: RDoser@VisitAlexVA.com or 585-750-4937 Download high-res photos First Lady of Virginia Recognizes Alexandria for Outstanding COVID-19 Recovery Programs, Visit Alexandria Receives WanderLove Recovery Grant First Lady of Virginia Pamela Northam and Virginia Tourism Corporation shine… more
  • March 3, 2020
    Spring Brings Cherry Blossom Boat Cruises, Historic Home Tours and Arts Events to Alexandria, VA CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR: LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Spring Brings Cherry Blossom Boat Cruises, Historic Home Tours and Arts Events to Alexandria, VA Alexandria, VA —As the D.C. region begins to bloom and cherry blossoms take center stage, seasonal activities abound in Alexandria, Virginia, located… more
  • February 27, 2020
    Alexandria Announces Cherry Blossom Boat and Bike Tours to D.C. CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR: LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Alexandria Announces Cherry Blossom Boat and Bike Tours to D.C. Plus Events, Eats and Hotel Packages in Old Town Alexandria Alexandria, VA —Cherry blossom fans can zip to the blooms in Washington, D.C. on high-speed water taxis, electric bike tours… more
  • February 5, 2020
    39th Annual Alexandria St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Fun Dog Show Announced for March 7 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 39 th Annual Alexandria St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Fun Dog Show Announced for March 7 WHAT: 39 th Annual Alexandria St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Fun Dog Show Visitors and residents are… more