American Flags on resident doorsteps, celebrating the F4th of July in Alexandria, VA

Celebrate the Fourth of July in Alexandria

Just across the river from Washington, D.C., Alexandria, VA is the perfect spot to celebrate Independence Day. Enjoy festive fireworks shows, attend activities at the home of the nation's first president, savor beer and barbecue flavors and much more.

Fireworks Cruise from Alexandria Departing from the Alexandria City Marina, the water taxi is a great way to see fireworks over D.C. Learn More ›
An American Celebration at Mount Vernon Experience all-day fun, including daytime fireworks, on the grounds of the first president's abode. Learn More ›
City Birthday Celebration Alexandria will celebrate its 272nd birthday on Saturday, July 10, with a performance from the Alexandria Symphony Orchestra and a fireworks show. Learn More ›
Pawty in the USA Barkhaus
"Pawty in the USA" with Barkhaus Visit the DMV's first dog bar for some Fourth of July fun with four-legged friends.
Enter a Beer and BBQ Giveaway Check out our Instagram for the chance to win free beer and barbecue for the long weekend. Learn More ›
Explore Alexandria this Summer Wander the evolving waterfront for new restaurants and art installations, plus soak in outdoor concerts and more summer fun. Learn More ›
SOLD OUT | Independence Fireworks at Mount Vernon Relax and enjoy a patriotic evening that includes dazzling fireworks and musical performances. Learn More ›
Best BBQ Spots in Alexandria Explore some of Alexandria's top BBQ spots for your Fourth of July enjoyment. Dig In ›
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 ›