Halloween in Alexandria VA

Ghostly cemetery tours, family-friendly trick-or-treat events at historic sites and more than 20 creative events make Alexandria, Virginia the spookiest place to celebrate Halloween. Dating back to 1749, Alexandria’s history is filled with remarkable stories and mysterious legends of spirits who still haunt the city’s brick-lined streets. Halloween festivities stretch throughout October, encouraging families and visitors to don their most creative costumes at events such as the 22nd Annual Del Ray Halloween Parade, Trick-or-Treat with the Boo-tiques and 5th Annual Halloween Pumpkin Hunt. Canine friends are also welcome at special events such as the Bark or Treat Canine Cruise and Doggie Trick-or-Treat. Hear haunting tales at special events like the Female Stranger Beer Dinner with Port City Brewing Co. and Poe in Alexandria. Thrill seekers won’t want to miss Carlyle House’s Zombie Escape and Escape the Sanderson Witches events.

20+ Halloween Events This October Halloween in Alexandria is so legendary that one day is not enough to experience all of the eclectic tricks and treats. Learn More ›
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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 ›

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