Press Releases

  • 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
  • January 22, 2020
    Alexandria Celebrates George Washington’s Birthday With More Than 15 Events Throughout February 2020 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 Download high-res photos Alexandria, VA Celebrates George Washington’s Birthday With More Than 15 Events Throughout February Alexandria, VA —Thousands will join in the revelry for the… more
  • January 8, 2020
    New Executive Leadership Program Harnesses the Power of Three World-Renowned Institutes CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR: LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Download high-res photos New Executive Leadership Program in Alexandria, VA Harnesses the Power of Three World-Renowned Institutes The Leadership Collection at Alexandria™ Invites Meeting Planners and CEOs to Ignite  Breakthrough Thinking… more
  • October 1, 2019
    2019 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 Eerie Entertainment Abounds Alexandria, VA— Spine-chilling ghost tours, family-friendly trick-or-treat events in historic settings and plenty of… more
  • September 24, 2019
    Visit Alexandria Announces Record Results at its Annual Meeting   Visit Alexandria Announces Record Results at its Annual Meeting $859 Million in Visitor Spending Generates $27.9 Million in Local Tax Receipts Alexandria, VA— Visit Alexandria announced all-time high revenue at its Annual Meeting on September 23, 2019. Visitor spending increased $33 million dollars to a record $859 million, according to data just released by Virginia Tourism… more
  • July 18, 2019
    10th Annual Alexandria Summer Sidewalk Sale Coming August 10-11 CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR: LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Download high-res photos   10th Annual Alexandria Summer Sidewalk Sale Coming August 10-11 50+ Boutiques, Free Street Parking, Live Music & Fun Along the King Street Mile Alexandria, VA— One of the longest running seasonal summer shopping… more
  • May 1, 2019
    Alexandria Celebrates Pride Month With More Than a Dozen Happenings in June 2019 CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR: LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Alexandria Celebrates Pride Month With More Than a Dozen Happenings in June 2019 Alexandria, VA —Throughout June, celebrate Pride Month in historic Alexandria, Virginia, located within eyesight of Washington, D.C., with more than a dozen events,… more