Press Releases

  • July 13, 2017
    Alexandria Summer Restaurant Week 2017 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 Semiannual event coming August 18-27, 2017   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 Alexandria… more
  • April 27, 2017
    Family Fun in Alexandria This Summer CONTACT : Leah Spellman, APR LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Family Fun in Alexandria This Summer From Fireworks to a Monumental Illumination to Family-Friendly Festivals Alexandria, VA – Nothing says summer fun like family-friendly music and food festivals, movies under the stars and fireworks along the Potomac. Located just minutes from Washington, D.C. and with a nationally… more
  • March 7, 2017
    2017 Spring Events in Alexandria, VA CONTACTS : Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR: LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363   Spring Events in Alexandria, VA Blossoms, Boats and Historic Tours Alexandria, VA – As the cherry blossoms bloom, seasonal activities abound in Alexandria, Virginia, located minutes from Washington, D.C. on the Potomac River.  With a vibrant… more
  • March 7, 2017
    New Official Alexandria Menu Book Announced By Visit Alexandria CONTACTS : Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR: LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 New Official Alexandria Menu Book Announced By Visit Alexandria Alexandria, VA – On the heels of a successful Alexandria Winter Restaurant Week, Visit Alexandria is pleased to announce a new year-round tool for foodies looking to discover the most delicious… more
  • February 28, 2017
    Alexandria, VA Rolls out Costume Exhibit and MERCY STREET-Inspired Spring Tours CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR: LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Lara Davidson: LKDavidson@pbs.org or 703-739-5115 Liz Sharkey, Alex Stromer, Karen Tzeiler, Jordan Lawrence: MercyStreet@DKCNews.com or 212-685-4300 Alexandria, VA Rolls out Costume Exhibit and MERCY STREET-Inspired Spring Tours   City that Inspired PBS Series… more
  • February 1, 2017
    70 Restaurants Participate in Alexandria Winter Restaurant Week February 17-26, 2017 CONTACTS : Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR: LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363   70 Restaurants Participate in Alexandria Winter Restaurant Week February 17-26, 2017 Alexandria, VA – For 10 days and two weekends , 70 Alexandria restaurants— the most participants ever since the launch of Alexandria Restaurant Week—offer a… more
  • January 18, 2017
    Alexandria, VA Celebrates George Washington’s Birthday With More Than a Dozen Events in February CONTACTS : Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR: LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Joseph Shumard: jshumard@washingtonbirthday.net or 703-408-4483 (voice/text)   Alexandria, VA Celebrates George Washington’s Birthday With More Than a Dozen Events throughout February Alexandria, VA — Thousands will join in the revelry for the 285… more
  • January 13, 2017
    Announcing Water Taxi to Women's March on Washington from Old Town Alexandria CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux: cmouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com , 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR: lspellman@VisitAlexVA.com , 703-652-5363   Announcing Water Taxi to Women's March on Washington from Old Town Alexandria Alexandria, VA – Take a boat cruise to the Women's March on Washington on Potomac Riverboat Company’s special water taxi service from Alexandria’s waterfront… more
  • January 9, 2017
    Announcing Inauguration Water Taxi to D.C. from Old Town Alexandria CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux: cmouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com , 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR: lspellman@VisitAlexVA.com , 703-652-5363 Announcing Inauguration Water Taxi to D.C. from Old Town Alexandria Alexandria, VA – Cruise into the capital for Inauguration Day on Potomac Riverboat Company’s special water taxi service from Alexandria’s waterfront in Old Town directly into the… more
  • January 5, 2017
    Alexandria’s New 2017 Tours, Exhibits and Events Bring PBS’ Original Drama MERCY STREET to Life CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR: LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Lara Davidson: LKDavidson@pbs.org or 703-739-5115 Liz Sharkey, Alex Stromer, Karen Tzeiler, Jordan Lawrence: MercyStreet@DKCNews.com or 212-685-4300 Alexandria, VA’s New 2017 Tours, Exhibits and Events Bring PBS’ Original Drama MERCY STREET to Life for… more