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Fall in Alexandria

Alexandria is the perfect spot to stroll historic streets while savoring the crisp autumn air during the city's most colorful season. Step onto brick-lined streets and enjoy the autumn months with outdoor festivals, Halloween haunts, events to toast the season and more. From annual art festivals and spirited celebrations to events for architecture lovers, there's plenty of fall happenings to enjoy all season long. 

Based on the latest CDC health guidance, it is recommended that everyone wear a mask in public indoor spaces in Alexandria, regardless of vaccination status. Learn more about health & safety and what's open in Alexandria.

Top Things to Do This Fall Sip local cider and spirits, stroll King Street for seasonal finds and Halloween treats, explore historic homes and more autumn activities. Explore More ›
Fall Events Step onto Alexandria’s historic brick-lined streets and enjoy autumn with outdoor festivals, Halloween haunts, events to toast the season and more. Learn More ›
Halloween in Alexandria Ghostly tours, historic haunts and family-friendly trick-or-treat events make Alexandria, Virginia the spookiest place to celebrate Halloween. Spooky Season ›
Leaf Peeping Guide Alexandria is home to over 100 champion or notable trees. We’ve compiled an introductory guide to larger-than-life leaf peeping in Alexandria. Start Peeping ›
Love Alexandria Hotel Package Take advantage of rates starting as low as $89, plus $200 in added value with perks like free waterfront cruise and museum passes, parking and more. Book Now ›
26th Annual Art on the Avenue Stroll down Del Ray's Mount Vernon Avenue and discover more than 300 artists, from jewelers to glass makers to painters. Learn More ›
79th Historic Homes Tour, “Garden Glimpses" Explore the backyards, gardens and courtyards of 14 picturesque residences located in the southeast quadrant of Old Town. Learn More ›
Mount Vernon Fall Festivities From the Colonial Market & Fair and Fall Harvest Family Days to the Fall Wine Festival & Sunset Tour, enjoy special fall events at George Washington’s… Learn More ›
7 Can't-Miss Fall Instagram Spots in Alexandria Grab your camera and explore showstopping trees, flickering gas lamps and seasonal décor surrounding historic rowhouses. Snap Away ›
6 Budget Mini-Itineraries for an Alexandria Escape Make memories (and miniscule dents in your wallet) with these tiny Alexandria itineraries. Spend Less ›
Great Walks in Alexandria Get inspired with our curated walks, from an architecture-themed excursion to a waterside stroll to a Del Ray mural tour and more. Start Strolling ›