Press Releases

  • January 10, 2022
    Alexandria Restaurant Week Returns with $35 Prix Fixe Menu Offerings Available In-Person and To-Go CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux, CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Rebecca Doser, RDoser@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Alexandria Restaurant Week Returns with $35 Prix Fixe Menu Offerings Available In-Person and To-Go Nearly 70 Restaurants to Participate January 21-30, 2022 Alexandria, VA— For 10 days and two weekends, nearly 70 restaurants in Alexandria, Virginia… more
  • December 23, 2021
    CANCELLED – Waterskiing Santa, First Night Alexandria Activities but Fireworks Still Happening CANCELLED – Waterskiing Santa, First Night Alexandria Activities but Fireworks Still Happening Alexandria, VA - As of December 23, 2021, three holiday events are cancelled in Alexandria, VA based on the recommendations of the Alexandria Health Department and agreement by the City of Alexandria. The New Year’s Eve fireworks finale of First Night Alexandria is expected to proceed.… more
  • December 20, 2021
    Winning Boats of the 2021 Alexandria Holiday Boat Parade of Lights sponsored by Amazon CONTACTS: Rebecca Doser, RDoser@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Winning Boats of the 2021 Alexandria Holiday Boat Parade of Lights sponsored by Amazon Alexandria, VA – More than 50 boats competed for prizes in ten categories at the 21 st annual Alexandria Holiday Boat Parade of Lights sponsored by Amazon on Saturday, December 4,… more
  • November 4, 2021
    Announcing the Second Annual Alexandria Shop Small Week CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux, CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Rebecca Doser, RDoser@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Announcing the Second Annual Alexandria Shop Small Week November 26 to December 2, 2021 Holiday Retail Initiatives Emphasize the Small Business Shopping Experience in Alexandria, VA, Home to the D.C. Region’s Largest Collection of Independent Boutiques Alexandria, VA… more
  • November 4, 2021
    2021 Holiday Events and Experiences in Alexandria, Virginia CONTACTS: Rebecca Doser, RDoser@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Claire Mouledoux, CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 2021 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
  • November 2, 2021
    Announcing the 21st Annual Alexandria Holiday Boat Parade of Lights sponsored by Amazon CONTACTS: Rebecca Doser, RDoser@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367    Announcing the 21 st Annual Alexandria Holiday Boat Parade of Lights sponsored by Amazon Potomac River Tradition Returns Saturday, December 4, 2021 Alexandria, VA—As part of the return of Alexandria’s biggest holiday weekend, Old Town’s… more
  • October 15, 2021
    Visit Alexandria Highlights Partnerships and Pandemic-Resilient Results at 2021 Annual Meeting CONTACTS: Rebecca Doser, RDoser@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Claire Mouledoux, CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Visit Alexandria Highlights Partnerships and Pandemic-Resilient Results at 2021 Annual Meeting Frontline Tourism and Hospitality Staff Honored Alexandria, VA— Visit Alexandria highlighted partnerships and pandemic-resilient results at its 2021 Annual Meeting on… more
  • September 30, 2021
    Halloween Events in Alexandria, VA Halloween Events in Alexandria, Virginia Trick-or-Treating at Historic Sites, Lantern-Led Ghost Tours and Eerie Entertainment Abound Alexandria, VA — Spine-chilling ghost tours, family-friendly trick or treat events in historic settings and pet-friendly activities make Alexandria, Virginia the perfect spooky spot to celebrate Halloween. Dating back to 1749, Alexandria’s history is… more
  • 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