Portside in Old Town Summer Festival

  • Jun 22, 2019
  • to
  • Times:
  • From: 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Price:
  • Free
  • Location:
  • Waterfront Park
  • 1 King Street and 1A Prince Street
  • Alexandria, VA
  • Details

    Kick off summer with a day of live music featuring an array of creative collaborations and genres, a beer garden from Alexandria’s award-winning Port City Brewing Company, plus local food, hands-on arts and history activities, and fun for the whole family on the Old Town Alexandria waterfront at the foot of King Street. Enjoy a musical line-up ranging from Ethiopian jazz to Brazilian to Latin folk along with crisp Port City beers, bites from Pizzeria Paradiso and Rocklands BBQ, and treats from Dolci Gelati. Activities happening throughout the festival include hands-on Portside History experiences presented by the Office of Historic Alexandria, an artist-led "Make-n-Take" visual arts activity presented by The Art League, an instrument petting zoo from the new School of Rock Alexandria, and jewelry making and fun with bubbles in celebration of Pride Month, presented by NOVA Pride and Safe Space NOVA. Attendees can also enjoy an array of lawn games and explore Mirror Mirror, a rainbow-hued public art installation created by SOFTlab through the City of Alexandria’s Office of the Arts.

     

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Portside in Old Town Summer Festival
  • June 22, 2019 to June 22, 2019
  • Waterfront Park
  • Free