Alexandria is currently in Phase 3 of the state’s Forward Virginia reopening plan. To see what restaurants are open for outdoor dining, click here. To see what restaurants are open for indoor dining, click here. For a full list of what's open for visitors, click here.
Additionally, Governor Northam announced on May 26, 2020, that it is mandatory to wear a face covering when in a public indoor setting. Face coverings are required to enter restaurants and shops and must be worn except when eating, drinking or exercising. Beginning October 1, 2020, face coverings are required in Alexandria for instances when 6 feet of physical distancing cannot be maintained, even outdoors. Learn more here. To learn where to get a face covering in Alexandria or how to make your own, click here. Read the state’s FAQs here. Read about the about the City of Alexandria’s precautions and updates here.
On November 13, 2020, the Commonwealth announced additional restrictions related to alcohol sale, fitness facilities, personal grooming businesses, entertainment businesses, in-person gathering numbers and more to curb a rise in COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations. Please refer to the Executive Order to see how these updates may affect your business.