Press Releases

  • November 3, 2016
    Visit Alexandria Launches New LGBT Marketing Initiative CONTACTS : Claire Mouledoux CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363   Visit Alexandria Launches New LGBT Marketing Initiative   Joins Virginia Tourism Corporation’s Statewide Efforts Targeting $57 Billion Market   Alexandria, VA – Visit Alexandria announces the official launch of its new LGBT marketing… more
  • October 11, 2016
    Alexandria, VA’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
  • October 5, 2016
    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, Spooky Canine Fun and Ghastly Legends Come to Life   Alexandria, VA — Ghostly cemetery tours, family-friendly trick-or-treat events at historic sites and more than a dozen… more
  • September 20, 2016
    Visit Alexandria Launches New Advertising Campaign, Announces Record Results at its Annual Meeting CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363   Visit Alexandria Launches New Advertising Campaign, Announces Record Results at its Annual Meeting   $771 Million in Visitor Spending Generates $25.5 Million in Local Tax Receipts   Alexandria, VA – Visit Alexandria announces the next evolution… more
  • August 25, 2016
    Fall Festival Season 2016 in Alexandria, VA 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 Art Festivals, Scenic Runs, Historic Haunts & Creative Events   Alexandria, VA— As the fall foliage emerges Alexandria’s historic brick-lined streets are the perfect backdrop for the city’s fall… more
  • August 3, 2016
    More Than 50 Restaurants Participate in Alexandria Summer Restaurant Week August 19-28, 2016 CONTACTS : Claire Mouledoux CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363   More Than 50 Restaurants Participate in Alexandria Summer Restaurant Week August 19-28, 2016   Alexandria, VA – For 10 days and two weekends , 55 Alexandria restaurants offer a $35 three-course dinner OR a $35 dinner for two during Alexandria Summer… more
  • July 14, 2016
    2016 Alexandria Summer 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 Summer Restaurant Week Dates Announced August 19-28, 2016 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 Summer Restaurant… more
  • May 26, 2016
    All-American Summer in Alexandria, VA CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367   Leah Spellman, APR LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363   All-American Summer in Alexandria Patriotic Parties, Family-Friendly Festivals and Outdoor Concerts   Alexandria, VA – Whether you’re looking for a fun-filled day with the family, a romantic date night or a dog-friendly day trip,… more
  • April 27, 2016
    Visit Alexandria Launches Nationwide Sweepstakes Featuring Set Tour of PBS' MERCY STREET CONTACTS: Claire Mouledoux, Visit Alexandria, CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com ; 703-652-5367 Missy Greenberg, DKC, missy_greenberg@dkcnews.com ; 212-981-5121 Alexandra Stromer, DKC, alexandra_stromer@dkcnews.com ; 212-981-5173   Visit Alexandria Launches Nationwide Sweepstakes Featuring Set Tour of PBS' Hit Civil War Show MERCY STREET - Enter for Your Chance to Win the Ultimate MERCY STREET… more
  • March 15, 2016
    Spring 2016 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 in Washington, DC, seasonal activities abound just across the Potomac River in Alexandria, Virginia, where the city’s scenic… more