Press Releases

  • November 10, 2016
    Alexandria Shines During the 17th Annual Holiday Boat Parade of Lights CONTACTS : Claire Mouledoux: CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR: LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363   Alexandria Shines During the 17 th Annual Holiday Boat Parade of Lights Coming to Alexandria’s Waterfront Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. Alexandria, VA— At sundown on the day of Alexandria’s Scottish Christmas Walk Parade,… more
  • November 7, 2016
    2016 Holiday Events in Alexandria, Virginia CONTACTS : Claire Mouledoux CMouledoux@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5367 Leah Spellman, APR LSpellman@VisitAlexVA.com or 703-652-5363 2016 Holiday Events in Alexandria, Virginia Alexandria Transports Visitors to a Simpler Time Filled with Old Fashioned Holiday Traditions   Alexandria, VA — Just minutes from Washington, DC, Old Town Alexandria, Virginia is filled with nostalgic wonder… more
  • 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