Press Releases

  • 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
  • January 5, 2017
    2017 Alexandria Winter Restaurant Week Dates Announced CONTACTS : Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR: LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363   Alexandria Winter Restaurant Week Dates Announced   February 17-26, 2017 Alexandria, VA – For 10 days and two weekends , 60 Alexandria restaurants offer a $35 three-course dinner for one OR a $35 dinner for two during Alexandria Winter Restaurant… more
  • January 4, 2017
    What’s New with Alexandria’s Hotel Portfolio in 2017 CONTACTS : Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR: LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363   What’s New with Alexandria’s Hotel Portfolio in 2017   Recognized by Condé Nast Traveler, Travel + Leisure and TripAdvisor for outstanding hospitality, Alexandria’s distinctive collection of hotels ranging from mid-level to… more
  • November 16, 2016
    22nd Annual First Night Alexandria CONTACTS : Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR: LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 Ann Dorman: ADorman@MeetingsandEventsofDistinction.com or 703-626-1266   22 nd Annual First Night Alexandria Over 150 Live Shows, Fireworks and Fun for Kids at the Largest Family-Friendly New Year’s Eve Party in the D.C. Region   Alexandria, VA… more