Press Releases

  • October 15, 2018
    Portside in Old Town Fall Happenings Include Continued Waterfront Beer Garden, Seaport Day CONTACTS:  Claire Mouledoux:  CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367  Leah Spellman, APR:  LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Portside in Old Town Fall Happenings Include Continued Waterfront Beer Garden, Seaport Day, Outdoor Cinema and Portside History Alexandria, VA— Alexandria’s new waterfront programming series, Portside in Old Town , kicked off… more
  • October 1, 2018
    2018 Halloween Events in Alexandria, Virginia CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux:  CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR:  LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Halloween Events in Alexandria, Virginia Trick-or-Treating at Historic Sites, Howling Fun for Hounds and Ghastly Legends Come to Life Alexandria, VA —Ghostly cemetery tours, family-friendly trick-or-treat events at historic sites and more than 20… more
  • September 25, 2018
    Visit Alexandria Announces All-Time High Visitor Spending Exceeding $825 Million CONTACTS : Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR: LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Visit Alexandria Announces All-Time High Visitor Spending Exceeding $825 Million Alexandria, VA—Visit Alexandria announced record revenue at its Annual Meeting on September 24, 2018. Visitor spending increased $36 million dollars (+4.6%) to a record $826… more
  • August 24, 2018
    Fall 2018 Festival Season in Alexandria, VA FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 24, 2018   CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR: LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Fall Festival Season in Alexandria, VA Tall Ship Visit & Portside Festival Celebrate New Waterfront Programming, Plus Historic Haunts , Art Festivals & More Alexandria, VA— As fall foliage emerges,… more
  • August 3, 2018
    World-Class Art Festival Celebrates 16 Years During Annual Alexandria King Street Art Festival Media Contacts: Elizabeth Dashiell, Howard Alan Events 561-543-8276; palmbeachpr@yahoo.com    Claire Mouledoux, Visit Alexandria 703-652-5367; cmouledoux@visitalexva.com World-Class Art Festival Celebrates 16 Years During Annual Alexandria King Street Art Festival September 15-16 More than 200 local and national artists showcasing thousands of works, a beer and wine garden and ice cream… more
  • August 2, 2018
    60 Restaurants Participate in Alexandria Summer Restaurant Week August 17-26, 2018 CONTACTS : Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR: LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 60 Restaurants Participate in Alexandria Summer Restaurant Week August 17-26, 2018 New Weekend Brunch Offering Alexandria, VA – For 10 days and two weekends , 60 Alexandria restaurants offer a $35 three-course dinner OR a $35 dinner for two during Alexandria… more
  • July 17, 2018
    CEO of the Events Industry Council Appointed Chair of D.C.-Area Tourism Board CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR: LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 CEO of the Events Industry Council Appointed Chair of D.C.-Area Tourism Board   Karen Kotowski Takes Leadership of Visit Alexandria Board of Governors Alexandria, VA —Visit Alexandria, the nonprofit destination marketing organization for Alexandria,… more
  • July 11, 2018
    Alexandria Summer Restaurant Week 2018 Dates Announced CONTACTS : Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR: LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Alexandria Summer Restaurant Week Dates Announced August 17-26, 2018, Event Includes New Weekend Brunch Offering Alexandria, VA – For 10 days and two weekends , more than 50 Alexandria restaurants offer a $35 three-course dinner OR a $35 dinner for two during… more
  • July 10, 2018
    Summer Deals Set to Sizzle During 9th Annual Alexandria Summer Sidewalk Sale August 11-12 CONTACTS : Maurisa Turner Potts: maurisa@spottedmp.com  or 703-501-6289 Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR: LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Summer Deals Set to Sizzle During 9th Annual Alexandria Summer Sidewalk Sale August 11-12   50+ Participating Boutiques. Free Street Parking. Instagram Giveaways. (JULY 10, 2018)… more